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By Sally A. Downey, The Philadelphia Inquirer Aug. 4--William D. Valente, 83, formerly of Bryn Mawr, a professor at Villanova Law School for almost 30 years and an advocate for Catholic schools, died of complications from cancer Wednesday at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Mr.
By David Patrick Stearns, The Philadelphia Inquirer Aug.
By Michael Klein, The Philadelphia Inquirer Aug. 3--Larry Mendte's legal situation has reached the top echelons of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
By Jacqueline L. Urgo, The Philadelphia Inquirer Aug. 3--OCEAN CITY, N.J. -- Mauve and deep-orange light filtered across the darkening sky has long signaled the end of the Jersey Shore beach day.
By Allison Steele, The Philadelphia Inquirer Aug. 2--Four members of a Cherry Hill family were unhurt after broken landing gear on their small plane forced an emergency landing at an Albany, N.Y., airport yesterday afternoon.
By Bob Fernandez, The Philadelphia Inquirer Aug. 2--Federal Communications Commission chairman Kevin Martin yesterday blasted Comcast Corp.'s Internet practices and said the agency's enforcement order against the company would protect consumers and competitors.
By Amy S. Rosenberg and Suzette Par, The Philadelphia Inquirer Aug.
By Harold Brubaker, The Philadelphia Inquirer Aug. 1--Stephanie Krug cried yesterday after learning that it will cost at least $170 more a month to heat her family's West Chester home during the coming year than it did last year.
By Matthew Spolar, The Philadelphia Inquirer Aug. 1--HARRISBURG -- The drowning of a teenager living in Warminster has revived debate over a decision earlier this year to eliminate lifeguards at virtually all state park beaches.
By John Sullivan and Craig R. McCoy, The Philadelphia Inquirer Jul. 31--Two Philadelphia social workers were charged yesterday with being complicit in the death of Danieal Kelly, a 14-year-old girl who starved to death in 2006, her body eaten by bed sores to the bone.
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