At George Washington High School, the highly successful football and boys soccer programs tend to grab the most headlines when it comes to fall sports.
Police Lt. Frank Schneider offered members of the Burholme Community Town Watch and Civic Association a few tips on how they could avoid having items stolen from their cars.
River Wards neighbors are among those on Councilman Bobby Henon’s “Problem Properties Advisory Council,” which hosted a “Bad Neighbor Hearing” last Tuesday. The message for these landlords? Shape up, or ship out.
The Philadelphia Fire Department has a fire safety mobile app and safety guidelines to follow to avoid space heater fires, a common risk during the cold winter months in the River Wards.
As burglaries and thefts increase during the holidays, the Philadelphia Police Department is offering citizens ID stickers to place on their valuables so that they will be easier to recover if stolen.
Check out our big day-by-day list of holiday concerts, tree lightings and other events.
Updates and brief reports on River Wards news.
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State Rep. Brendan Boyle is happy that the Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole last Friday terminated three employees who were in charge of supervising the killer of Police Officer Moses Walker Jr.
— Fed up with rotten tenants and their landlords? So is City Council, which is tackling the issue.