Firebombing in Fishtown investigatedA vacant home on Belgrade Street in Fishtown was firebombed last week, according to the Philadelphia Fire Department.
PROPAC and PRTW to meetPROPAC (Port Richmond on Patrol and Civic) and PRTW (Port Richmond Town Watch) will hold its combined monthly meeting on Thursday, April 4.
When people think of apples and cider, they probably think of fall and cool weather. But East Kensington’s Philadelphia Brewing Co. is shaking up that association with a crisp new thirst-quencher that’ll go just fine with warmer weather.
The motto of the Vietnam Veterans of America is plain and simple: “Never again will one generation of veterans abandon another.”
A memorial and plaque dedication ceremony honoring Corporal Michael J. Crescenz was held on Saturday, March 30.
Members of the Greater Bustleton Civic League on March 27 voted to support one zoning variance request, but shot down another.
Those who think that dangerous drivers are a growing problem along Holme Avenue are mistaken.
The pilot program that allowed some city residents to place their trash outside at 5 p.m., the night before collection, has ended. Now, the earliest trash can be placed outside for pickup is back to the normal 7 p.m.
Gov. Tom Corbett was in the Northeast for a campaign fundraiser last week, and he told supporters that he’ll continue to push for the sale of state liquor stores.