Former Municipal Court Judge Jimmie Moore has announced that he will challenge U.S. Rep. Bob Brady in the 1st Congressional District primary.
Gajendra Vyas was a bicycle salesman in his native India before moving to the United States in 1989.
Northeast residents know that the holidays are around the corner when the Mayfair-Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade steps off along Frankford Avenue. Sunday’s 35th edition was as colorful and jam-packed as ever, highlighted by floats, bands, school groups, business organizations and local luminaries.
St. Hubert High School recently celebrated its 70th anniversary. Breanna Simpson (Class of 2012) poses with Ginny Clark Quinlan, a member of St. Hubert’s Class of 1942.
Leaders of the Upper Holmesburg Civic Association know more than most folks do about the future of the former Liddonfield Homes public housing development, but they’re not at liberty to discuss it publicly just yet.
Lawyer David Oh came oh so close to victory in his previous bids for City Council. This time around, he captures the prize.
Millbrook is a small neighborhood, but it has its problems. Youths selling drugs and fighting are a couple of examples, and a few residents want to re-form a neighborhood Town Watch to address those problems before they grow.
The Citizens Crime Commission on Monday announced a $1,000 reward for information leading to the capture of two men responsible for the violent armed robbery of a Northeast jewelry store on Nov. 4.
The American Cancer Society is looking for volunteers and teams for the first-ever Relay for Life of Northeast Philadelphia.
Philadelphia police and the FBI seek the public’s help in identifying two men who robbed a Bustleton bank at gunpoint on Aug. 20. Authorities released surveillance photos of the suspects last week.