PHILADELPHIA TEACHER SLAMS SCHOOL DISTRICT WITH BILLBOARD
George Bezanis a Central High School teacher raised thousands of dollars to put up a billboard shaming city officials.
The billboard can be seen on I-95 southbound by the Girard Avenue exit in the city’s Fishtown section.
It reads: “Welcome to Philadelphia, where we don’t value our public school children.”
The billboard calls out city officials, with photos included, and goes on to say that it’s been more than 5 years since our teachers have gotten a raise.
FORMER TRUMP TAJ MAHAL BEING SOLD
The former Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City is being sold to the owners of the Hard Rock Cafe.
The Taj Mahal ceased its casino and hotel operations on October 10, 2016.
TEEN PUSHES NEPHEW TO SAFETY
Police say 17-year-old Daqua Brown pushed his 12-year-old nephew out of the way, before being struck by a truck at the intersection of 3rd and Duncanon in Philadelphia’s Olney section
He was at the crosswalk when witnesses say the driver of a truck blew a stop sign and was about to strike both of them.
Brown managed to push his nephew out of the way before he himself was struck.