Over the years, Northeast Philadelphia competitors have certainly established themselves throughout the local sports scene.
For two visually impaired youngsters, meeting challenges is par for the course.
Joseph Dugan died nearly seven decades ago fighting a boat fire just off Penn Treaty Park. His family, and the city, haven't forgotten the sacrifice.
There are plenty of services to fight addiction and violence in Kensington, Port Richmond and North Philly. Navigating that network of services, however, is no easy task.
With Frank DiCicco stepping down from City Council, four Democrats are vying to take over the waterfront district in the May 17 primary.