Articles by Carolan DiFiore

Thousands brave the snow for Winter Jam

Thousands flocked to the Piazza at Schmidt's on Saturday despite below-freezing temperatures for Radio 104.5's annual free concert.

Girard Point Bridge inspection this weekend to cause lane closures

Drivers encouraged to allow extra time if traveling on I-95

“Business boot camp” survivor

Port Richmond business owner takes part in a free small business program that will help grow his construction business

Neighborhood news in brief for the week of Jan. 22

From a murder in Northern Liberties to new lofts ready to open in Fishtown, here's this week's neighborhood news in brief. 

Winter Jam returns to the Piazza this weekend

One local radio station’s free concert has drawn large crowds in the past, but this year’s event may be the biggest yet.

A family business

Rakowski family takes over Joseph T. Sekula Funeral Home. 

Neighborhood news in brief for the week of Jan. 15

A suspected drunk driver wreaks havoc in Bridesburg, information about the new LOOP deadline, and other news in brief for this week

Local families celebrate Three Kings Day

Concilio hosts a party in honor of the feast of the Epiphany.

Saving humanity through art

Art Sphere Inc. offers arts lessons for local kids to combat bullying and intolerance.

Neighborhood news in brief for the week of Jan. 8

Starr to open new Fishtown restaurant; NoLibs murder last of the year, and more news in brief this week.