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!  
 
Help Support. Donate.
 
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  
 
Suspicious Container Found In N. Philly; Phila. Teachers Plan Strike; DA William Pre-Trial Update
 
  by: blogue40 - Phoenixville, PA
started: 05/01/17 1:11 am | updated: 05/01/17 1:11 am
 
Philadelphia Police responded after a large suspicious container was found on the highway in North Philadelphia on Sunday. The container was found on the 2000 block of West York Street. Police say when they arrived on the scene, they found the container which smelled of gasoline and had an object on it that looked like a firecracker. The Bomb Squad later arrived on the scene and was able to clear up the situation before 4:30 pm. Residents in the area were evacuated for their safety, but were later told to return after the situation was cleared up. Police are still investigating on how the device ended up on the street.

Philadelphia School District teachers have planned Monday as a "Day of Action" to address their lack of pay. Philadelphia teachers have been working out their contracts over the past few years to try and get a pay raise, they say they have not received a contract renewal in 4 years, and a pay raise in 5 year. Last week a banner was flown over the NFL Draft area that shamed the superintendent, SRC, and the mayor stating that they supported sports but not their teachers. The teachers have stated that they will be using their personal days to call off and are planning to picket outside of their schools. The Philadelphia School District will still remain open on Monday.

As the Federal Courts closed this weekend both sides in the case of District Attorney Seth Williams presented new information in the case. It is now apparent that Williams' email is at the top of the case. A Federal Judge ordered the DA's office to allow access to his city-issued account, even though there is confidential material in the email account. The DA's office stated that it could breach important information, but prosecutors wrote a 51-page letter saying that they could filter through the emails using keywords to find the evidence. They were granted their request. Williams' lawyer has stated that they will be ready for trial in exactly a month.

Sports

The Phillies play the Cubs tonight at 8:05 pm.

Weather

Today, Clear and Sunny with a high of 82 degrees in Center City.

 
Listen Live! Everything from Bach to Rock, Philadelphia's Internet Radio Community
Choose from 20+ Internet Radio Stations today.
 
TOP STORIES
Le Diner en Blanc Philadelphia 2019 Held at Boathouse Row With Record 6,000 Guests - 08/23 1:19 am

Homeless Attack Arrest on Cynwyd Heritage Trail; Penn Prof Settles Wife's Estate; Frankford Shooting - 08/22 1:46 pm

Teen Boy Drowns at Folcroft Swim Club; Missing Kayaker Found Dead; Priest Arrested for Felony Theft - 08/22 12:07 am

Le Diner en Blanc Returns to Philadelphia on Thursday August 22nd 2019 - 08/20 11:16 pm

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Abruptly Resigns Amid Handling of Allegations - 08/20 9:57 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