The 2nd Police District Advisory Council honored five police officers during a meeting at the Philadelphia Protestant Home on Tabor Avenue.
Local youth athletes are taking street hockey to the rink with the Torresdale Summer Foot Hockey League.
Brandon Spatz is receiving the all-star treatment. The Father Judge wide receiver was invited to Football University’s Top Gun All-Star Camp in Virginia.
If you like the Phils on the field today, thank Pat Gillick.
A young lady from Torresdale hits it really big in a really big poker game.
The Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center takes a look at the moon and its effect on water during their August Science Saturday events.
They are military veterans, most of them living lives in limbo, torn by war. They don’t have much. But they do have the Comfort House. This is Times staffer Jenny Swigoda’s story and photo essay.
After serving as a medic alongside Marines in Afghanistan, Port Richmond’s Ray Hatcher is home safe.
Localized prosecution appears to be paying off in area police districts, with convictions on the rise.
Details are emerging on a plan that could finally see a new supermarket open at 2nd Street and Girard Avenue.