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Drexel junior forward James Butler (#51) has seven double-doubles this season.

The Drexel Dragons will return to action this weekend as they travel down to Tampa to take on the University of South Florida. Read more here. Read more

Benjamin Franklin High School and Science Leadership Academy

A bill headed to Harrisburg is aimed at cleaning up asbestos, lead and mold in Philadelphia's school buildings, and a community is banding together to help it pass to law.Read more

Free Library of Philadelphia.

The Free Library of Philadelphia will eliminate fines for overdue books. The library's board of trustees voted Wednesday morning to do away with most fines early next year. Read more here.Read more

Fayaadh Gillard

Murder charges against Fayaadh Gillard, accused of killing his high school football star twin brother, Suhail Gillard, earlier this month have been dropped. Read more here.Read more

Snow sticks to the grass and bushes, but the roads are clear by the five points intersection in Montgomeryville, Pa.

Wednesday morning's storm is more of a pest than a real snowmaker. It will be out of the Philadelphia region quickly, but it might create enough problems to make the morning commute a bit of a mess. Read more here.Read more

Chester Children’s Chorus

Nearly 40% of Chester residents live below the poverty line. But the Chester Children’s Chorus, now in its 25th year, gives underserved youth a voice and a chance to learn music in a safe, supportive environment. Read more here.Read more

Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School.

Scarred by the shooting deaths of two students in recent years, a charter school in Spring Garden is planning to teach the skills of surviving on the streets. Read more here. Read more

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney.

Mayor Jim Kenney Tuesday signed two bills designed to make Philadelphia's air cleaner. Read more here. Read more

Kennett Township Manager Lisa Moore

Longtime Kennett Township Manager Lisa Moore is facing more than 100 felony charges, accused of stealing more than $3 million from the township. Read more here.Read more

The future of a law on renewable energy is being targeted by one of Pennsylvania's senators and the EPA.

With the race still two years away, a new potential candidate for governor of Pennsylvania has emerged on the Republican side. Read more here.Read more