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Unlocking a mystery

There’s a lot going on in The Angel of Losses, Somerton native Stephanie Feldman’s first novel. There are mysteries within mysteries, stories within stories, history, mythology and discovery.


Remembering state Sen. Hank Salvatore

Former state Sen. Frank A. “Hank” Salvatore is being remembered as a family man, a tireless fighter for his constituents and a powerful force as the only Philadelphian in the Republican caucus.


Pets of the Week: July 23, 2014

Benni needs a new best friend


PA unemployment rate lowest since ‘08

Gov. Tom Corbett is pleased with the latest jobs report for Pennsylvania.


Once upon a Nation

Matt Muto is sharing the city’s history through the art of storytelling.

Matt Muto can tell you stories, but his tales aren’t personal reminiscences; they’re little slices of the city’s heritage.


Northeast Chamber of Commerce to host business card exchange

The Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce will hold a business card exchange on Thursday, July 31, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Men’s and Boys’ Store, located at 10 Fetters Mill Square (near Red Lion Road and Huntingdon Pike).


Home is where the history is

Historical Society of Tacony places historic markers on neighborhood homes that date back to the 19th century.

History is leaving its mark, well, marks, in Tacony.


Fair and balanced?

The leader of the city’s police union raises questions about a prize-winning series examining alleged cop corruption.

So who ya gonna believe?


City offers free mental health first aid workshops

Philadelphians are more likely to encounter people with mental health issues than they are likely to come across someone having a heart attack.


City begins to tear down Frankford home damaged in ‘13 fire

A city contractor on Monday began tearing down a Frankford home that was heavily damaged in a 2013 fire.