Harrisburg’s recently passed budget made steep cuts in education spending. At Lutheran Settlement in Fishtown, that means no classes for hundreds of adults looking for a leg up.
A 21-year-old man was critically wounded after being shot on Richmond Street during the Fourth of July weekend.
Developer David Grasso received the needed zoning changes for a 3,000-person venue on Richmond Street in Fishtown, leaving neighbors with little say in issues such as parking and security.
Veterans Memorial Park on Girard Avenue is looking a little greener these days.
It's summer school for Bob Henon, the Democratic nominee to replace Joan Krajewski in City Council's 6th District.
Fed up with drug users, one Port Richmond resident decided to send a clear message to heroin addicts getting high in front of his home.
The city's latest mural welcomes visitors to Brewerytown.
Neighbors expressed concerns over lighting, trash and noise that could come with the opening of a 7-Eleven convenience store on Girard Avenue.
Volunteers and nonprofits have long toiled to tackle the city's 40,000 vacant lots. A new program has City Hall doing some of the heavy lifting — and recovering the costs.
A staple of catholic life in the river wards for 155 years, St. Anne's School on Lehigh Avenue saw its final graduating class this year. The school was the city's latest casualty to falling enrollments.