An alleged copper thief is accused of causing a blast that reduced a home to a pile of rubble.
El Concilio, a River Wards-based family care service agency, hosts a quarterly panel for foster parents. The organization will soon expand even further, into Bridesburg.
Lawncrest celebrates: Neighborhood residents flocked to Rising Sun Avenue in the annual Lawncrest 4th of July parade on Thursday.
National Constitution Center is hosting The 1968 Exhibit until September 2.
Community leaders invited to Las Vegas to tour a Wynn casino similar to the one proposed for the River Wards; Port Richmond residents vote unanimously against a halfway house; Hinge Cafe temporarily closed, and more news in brief.
Fox Chase's Cindy Masiejczyk has some of her art on display at the Abington Art Center.
Joe Galasso's brilliant year on the wrestling mat for Father Judge led to a commitment from his dream college.
The closure of All Saints Parish and the adjoining Marian Hall means that the Bridesburg Historical Society, along with other community groups, will soon need a new place to meet.
Check out this week's calendar of neighborhood events.
Amidst great turmoil in the Philadelphia public school system, our communities’ schools are losing valuable and cherished staff members to layoffs.