Man Alleges Abuse, Sues Malvern Prep and Archdiocese of Philadelphia

Plus: Cops ease tension in Olney, Chris Christie apologizes to a teacher, the SRC approves the new superintendent's contract, and more of what Philly is buzzing about today.

Alleged Abuse at Malvern Prep. A former student has sued Malvern Prep and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, alleging that he was abused by the campus ministry director in 1997 and 1998. []

Cops Ease Tension in Olney. Since the July 15th shooting that allegedly had police fielding threats from Cambodian gang members, members of the Olney community say they’ve been harassed by officers. On Wednesday, community leaders sat down with high-ranking members of the Philadelphia Police Department to try to ease the tension. [Fox 29]

SRC Approves Contract. The School Reform Commission has agreed on a $300,000 contract for Philadelphia’s incoming superintendent, William Hite Jr. How’s it compare to Queen Arlene’s old deal? Glad you asked … [Daily News]

Christie Apologizes to Teacher. New Jersey Governor Chris Christie apologized to a teacher on Wednesday after she confronted him about legislation he signed after he had written a letter promising to leave their pensions alone. []

Cops Say Brothers Dealt Drugs. Philadelphia Police say the 13-year-old and 17-year-old brothers who were shot and killed in Overbrook Park this week were targeted because they were drug dealers. When they searched the scene, police found 1,700 prescription pills and more than $100,000 in cash. [Daily News]

Someone Stole an Ambulance. The guy did it in Norristown, in broad daylight. EMTs were ready to load a victim into the bus when the suspect swiped it. He was caught on camera and the company later found the ambulance in a nearby parking lot. [6 ABC]