media

You can soon buy shares of news startup The Philadelphia Citizen business

Dec. 18, 2014 8:29 am

You can soon buy shares of news startup The Philadelphia Citizen

The nonprofit news startup led by veteran Philly editor Larry Platt aims to "reignite citizenship in and around Philadelphia."
How to easily search health inspection results for Philly restaurants civic

Dec. 5, 2014 10:31 am

How to easily search health inspection results for Philly restaurants

City Paper put on its civic hacker hat for this project. But there's another app you should try out, too.
$15M spent on Philly-area political TV ads civic

Dec. 3, 2014 12:14 pm

$15M spent on Philly-area political TV ads

Unprecedented analysis from a consortium led by the Sunlight Foundation and the Internet Archive gives a detailed picture of just how much money is spent to influence voters.
Wanna break down the town-gown divide? Go to this Next City event civic

Nov. 10, 2014 8:31 am

Wanna break down the town-gown divide? Go to this Next City event

Next City's upcoming "City Sessions" panel will start a conversation about how the region's universities can strengthen ties with their local communities.
Media startup PhillyVoice.com is staffed by these ex-Philly.com staffers business

Nov. 6, 2014 12:51 pm

Media startup PhillyVoice.com is staffed by these ex-Philly.com staffers

George Norcross, a former owner of Interstate General Media, appears to be behind the newly-announced site.
CityCoHo to open University City-based media lab in 2015 business

Oct. 27, 2014 9:31 am

CityCoHo to open University City-based media lab in 2015

The idea is to provide media-making resources to organizations doing work focused on the environment and social progress.