Gov. Tom Corbett was in the Far Northeast last week to rally supporters in anticipation of his re-election bid.
City tax revenues rose $200 million during the fiscal year that just ended, the city controller said Monday.
Eakins Oval has a surface area painted into a beach, blanket and boardwalk theme. There are two large sandboxes, four spray-misters and live music, chess, checkers, ping-pong, volleyball, bocce and miniature golf. And it's free.
N.J. judges visit Northeast Philly horticultural triumphs.
Committee passes legislation that would rename Philadelphia VA Medical Center in memory of local soldier that received Medal of Honor.
A[a] former convent in Northeast Philadelphia was among four properties sold at auction by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia and several local parishes last Wednesday at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown.
Dr. Richard I. Fisher is the new president and CEO of Fox Chase Cancer Center, the cancer facility announced on Monday.
The emerald ash borer, an insect from Asia, has migrated to the area and could devastate the city's ash tree population.
National Night Out to relaunch on Aug. 6.