iradiophilly Philadelphia's Internet Radio Community

Streaming Radio for Philadelphia
More Music. Fewer Interruptions. Just what you want to hear.

 
FOLLOW: FREE MOBILE APPS:
facebooktwitter Apple AppStore Google Play Store
   
News
Talk about what's in the news
  Listen LiveListen Live - New FREE Internet Radio Stations - We Are Philadelphia!  
 
 
Listen Live Listen Live - New FREE Internet Radio Stations - We Are Philadelphia!
 
 
Advertise With Us
 
 
     

THE POST | News | Sports | Culture | Business | Free Forum

 
The Post  
 
Days Added to School Calendar, Roxy Theatre Opens Again, Hite Releases New Plan
 
  by: iradiotom - Philadelphia, PA
started: 02/17/14 7:56 am | updated: 02/17/14 7:56 am
 
The Philadelphia School District has announced changes to the remainder of the school calendar to make up for all of the snow cancellations this year. Three days originally planned for Spring recess, will now be in session. Schools will now be open April 15, 16 and 17. The projected last day of classes is June 19th. More changes are possible if there are more cancellations.

The Roxy Theatre is open again. After 12 months of renovation the Philadelphia landmark on Sansom Street, a two screen movie house is back in business. The renovation cost 3 or 4 times projections coming in at about $1 million. Half the money needed will be raised through fundraisers and the Roxy will be operated by the Philadelphia Film Society.

Philadelphia Schools Superintendent William R. Hite has released his plan to improve city schools. Action Plan 2.0 has four goals: Graduating all college ready, having 8 year olds reading on grade level, getting great principals and teachers, and receiving 100 percent of necessary funding. Hite will put a price tag on the plan later this week.

Sports
Medal standings at the Winter Olympics, the USA and Russia have 16, one less than leader, the Netherlands with 17.

Weather
Increasing clouds today before tonight’s snow brings 1 to 3 tomorrow. 32 in Center City.
 
Listen Live! Everything from Bach to Rock, Philadelphia's Internet Radio Community
Choose from 20+ Internet Radio Stations today.
 
TOP STORIES
July 20/21 Playlist - Michael Tearson's ATTIC - Summertime Summertime - 07/22 10:41 pm

July 20/21 - Playlist - Michael Tearson's Marconi Experiment - Duets the 3rd - 07/22 9:45 pm

Brandon Olivieri Sentenced 37 yrs to Life; Police Shoot Teen Suspect on Walt Whitman; PES Bankruptcy - 07/22 3:33 pm

Two Elderly Shot in Wilmington Nursing Home; Drag Racing Hit-and-Run Robbery; Rape Stopped in Bucks - 07/22 12:08 am

Bandit Cuts Hole in Roof, Gets $1ks; Power Outage at Senior Residence; Heat Wave; Berks Earthquake - 07/19 4:49 pm

 
(0) responses
 

THE POST | News | Sports | Culture | Business | Free Forum

 
 

Welcome to iradiophilly! Philadelphia's Internet Radio Community

Welcome! Start listening now for FREE!  The music is always on, so choose a radio station and click to listen. You can find fun Events around Philly and you can list yours on our Events page FREE.  We will also promote cool Philly shows, events and fundraisers on the air FREE. There are also great opportunities to become a sponsor or advertise. iRadioPhilly supports the Philadelphia music and arts scene. If you are a local musician or performer, send us your stuff.  We will play it on our BYO radio station, Philadelphia's Local Stage. We're designing the radio stations and iradiophilly to reflect Philadelphia's music tastes, so we'll want your input. We're glad you're here. Invite your friends.

 
   
   
    FOLLOW: facebook twitter instagram gplus rss rss youtube
HOME | ABOUT | ADVERTISE | CONTACT | EVENTS | PHOTOS | PODCASTS | STATIONS | CONTESTS | SPONSORS | BUSINESSES/ORGs | SCHEDULE | SITEMAP | THE POST   © 2010-19 iradiophilly 501(c)(3)
    Site Design by Bananaland | Built by quadpain media