A Port Richmond man was the first American to die in the Korean War, and a plaque in his honor has been collecting dust. Now, a local group hopes to install the plaque in Campbell Square.
Changes in River Wards churches; home invasion in Port Richmond; an expanding SugarHouse.
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St. Joachim Church in Frankford, established in 1844, is the oldest Catholic parish in Northeast Philadelphia, and was the mother church for many parishes that were formed later in this section of the city.
How one Port Richmond woman volunteering at Fishtown’s Lutheran Settlement House says she overcame abuse to help others like herself — without ever meeting them.
Former 15th district commander Frank Bachmayer returns to the NE as the area’s detectives captain.
Local author explores the former mental hospital’s history in a new book.
German choir members sang African American Spirituals — in English.
Though the result was familiar, everything about this Public League baseball championship seemed different.