AxisPhilly has ceased operations. The site will remain up for the next several months, but no new stories will be posted. You can read a statement about the closing by clicking on the headline.
In the last AxisPhilly podcast Julia Bergman revisits a Catholic school in Germantown to evaluate an experiment in learning they started this school year. The podcast also includes a CityJournal entry, a personal essay by Erin Corona.
In his final column, Solomon Jones reflects on the work he has done with AxisPhilly in finding the stories behind the numbers that define Philadelphia.
Why follow the rules when you can ignore them? That’s the premise of public officials and the politically connected, as Tom Ferrick illustrates with recent examples.