Committee passes legislation that would rename Philadelphia VA Medical Center in memory of local soldier that received Medal of Honor.
The 2013 court reporting graduating class at Orleans Technical Institute is the biggest class in the program’s history.
City tax revenues rose $200 million during the fiscal year that just ended, the city controller said Monday.
Gov. Tom Corbett was in the Far Northeast last week to rally supporters in anticipation of his re-election bid.
The emerald ash borer, an insect from Asia, has migrated to the area and could devastate the city's ash tree population.
Get kids stoked for the school year
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.
The Streets Department will hold its 2013 Tire Round-Up Program on Saturday, Aug. 17. Participants may drop off illegally discarded tires at Torresdale Avenue and Ashburner Street or at Pennway Street and St. Vincent Street from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Rev. Tom Higgins, pastor at Holy Innocents Parish, will celebrate a Mass on Saturday in honor of the feast of St. Joachim.