Laborers with the city cleanup program used it to evict homeowners under bogus pretenses and steal their possessions. Nine of them admitted their roles.
In the mid-1960s, Mike Lutz and David Sampson were partners in the 3rd Police District.
At a new plant in Bridesburg, a sophisticated process is getting rid of mountains of appliances that have outlived their usefulness. Even better, say company reps, the process is good news for the environment.
Organizers believe the annual Tacony History Day festivities are special every year, but especially this year.
All indications are that City Councilman Brian O’Neill will be getting the short end of the stick in Council’s increasingly controversial redistricting process.
Batman’s leotards must be made of Teflon, because nothing seems to stick to the Northeast Philly guy who often likes to dress up as the caped crusader.
A man suffered at least six wounds of the chest, arms and legs during a Sept. 6 shooting at a Tacony pool hall, but he has survived the attack, Philadelphia police say.
There was a good chance that Cardinal Anthony Bevilacqua wouldn’t be in court last week.
Katie O’Donnell’s and the Fraternal Order of Police will host a benefit for the family of Timmy Connors on Sunday, Sept. 18, from 2 to 6 p.m.