Category: News

On Journalismism And Ethics In Philly

I woke up Thanksgiving morning to some tragic news: Robert Barnes, member of a family I’ve gotten to know over the better part of┬áthe past decade, died. His passing comes nearly eight months after a group of adults and kids…






GOP Mayoral Candidate Comes To Quizzo At Murphy’s

Continuing a tradition that I started back during the Philly mayoral-primary season, Republican mayoral candidate Melissa Murray Bailey came to Quizzo at Billy Murphy’s Irish Saloonery last night. Even people who like her Democratic foe both personally and professionally said…






RIP Klondike, The Philly Zoo Polar Bear

We go to the Philadelphia Zoo often. Which is why this week’s news that polar bear Klondike outlived polar-bear life expectancies but died as all living creatures do hit home. Louden particularly loved heading to the polar-bear exhibit. Still will,…






Hey Everybody, I Have A New Job!

When Pope Francis left Philly, I left WHYY’s NewsWorks. The timing was right. I liked my co-workers just fine and all, but after four years, I wanted a NewChallenge. Which is what brought me to PhillyVoice.com. I hope you’ll bookmark…