The U.S. Justice Department announced that it has reached a settlement agreement with the Valley Club, a Huntingdon Valley swim club whose members allegedly discriminated against minority children from an Oxford Circle day camp in June 2009.
The city has a lot of lots - vacant ones, that is. The Campaign to Take Back Vacant Land wants to find the best and worst of them, and help fix up the worst.
A methadone clinic is not a permitted use of a property that is zoned C-2, the Zoning Board of Adjustment wrote in its findings of fact and conclusions of law, which was prepared as it nears a court challenge in connection with the proposed facility at 7900-04 Frankford Ave.
Star reporter Hayden Mitman says goodbye.
As the lazy days of summer dwindle down, the neighborhoods are buzzing yet again with events and activities. Star keep you up to date on them all.
PECO last week suspended installation of its new “smart meters” while the utility investigates 15 fires that were reported at homes in Bucks County after the new meters overheated.
— For the past two decades, Olga Kresin has been teaching students ages 4 to 24 at her ballet school in the Klein JCC in Northeast Philly.
— With former head coach Chris Riley stepping aside, Jim Adams takes the reins of the Northeast football program.
For two weeks, Allie Kitchell watched the London Olympic games on television and saw herself competing one day against the world’s best athletes.
Frank and Greyson Skirpan are about as close as a father and son can get — except for who they root for when it comes to professional ice hockey teams.