The growing B Corporation is bringing solar energy to houses and businesses throughout the region—and bringing blue collar Philadelphians into the green energy economy
Do Something: Help Hydrate The Homeless
Deliver water bottles to Philadelphia's homeless population. Plus, support public art, engage with Iraqi refugees, and more ways to be an awesome citizen this week.
Reality Check: THE SHADY SHADOW (INTERIM) DA ELECTION
In the wake of a new temporary DA being named, a WURD host calls out the undemocratic process of choosing Kelley Hodge
Guest Commentary: How to Make Philly a Publishing Hub
In response to our writer’s piece on recapturing Philly’s media heyday, a local journalist and software developer sees a path forward: Capitalizing on our indy media scene
Meet the Disruptor: Paratodo
A young local fashion designer is upending the industry by making his clothes locally—and giving a piece of his profits to charity
Building a Better Principal
The Philadelphia Academy of School Leaders trains the city’s best principals to be entrepreneurial thinkers. It may be the only way to succeed in the job
The Hang Out Cure
At a conference focusing on innovation and the future, former Massachusetts Governor William Weld broached an old-fashioned—but radical—idea that Pennsylvania pols need to hear
Do Something: Go Downward Dog
Do some vinyasas with your new adopted dog. Plus, learn about voter disenfranchisement, discuss healthcare solutions, and more ways to be an awesome citizen this week.
The Once and Future Publishing Capital?
Let’s make Philly a major media hub. It would bring jobs, people and fun to Philly