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Wissinoming man fatally stabs cousin during argument

Last weekend began in bloodshed in Northeast Philadelphia as a Wissinoming man stabbed his cousin to death on Friday night inside the apartment they shared, according to police.


Their love’s on the right track

Jackie and Anthony Monturano found true love on the Trenton line. Their train rides to work when they were in their early 20s developed into dating and marriage and two kids.


Despite lengthy rap sheet, NE man earns first conviction

A Northeast man who previously had been linked to dozens of violent crimes earned his first-ever convictions last week.


Renovation on the rails

Local politicians are working to ensure SEPTA’s long-planned repair projects are still full steam ahead.



Redistricting plan could change Holme Circle state representatives

Dave Kralle, a longtime aide to Dennis O’Brien, wants to run for the House seat that his boss held before moving to City Council.





High court ruling brings high anxiety to 169th race

Thanks to a tie-breaking vote by state Supreme Court Chief Justice and Rhawnhurst resident Ron Castille, new boundaries for state House and Senate districts are kaput. Denny O’Brien’s old House seat likely will stay put, spurring a crowded contest.