Thanks to the Big Green Blocks project, Shissler Rec will see a new spray park and other creative makeovers.
Quasheam Richburg, who was twice arrested for violent criminal behavior and illegal possession of a weapon — and twice let free when witnesses failed to appear in court — is now sought in connection with the early morning robbery and murder of a 50-year-old clerk at Trax Foods store in Kensington South.
A recent study signaling the recovery of Philadelphia’s waterways could mean significant investments to the waterfront in Bridesburg.
Unhappy with the violence in Northern Liberties, business owners and residents are trying to install security cameras to help keep a watchful eye on the area.
A look back at the humble beginnings of the New Kensington Community Development Corporation.
Police believe Quasheam Richburg, 20, stormed the Trax Foods store on May 26 and fatally shot Moustafa Shaker.
On the fringe of Fairmount Park, almost every day, you’ll find a growing throng of “golfers” on what is said to be the nation’s second oldest course.
In Port Richmond, a comfortably warm and sunny spring evening last week was peppered with information on the future of the Delaware River waterfront.
The 163-year-old church, with its pair of towering spires at 11th and Spring Garden streets, was temporarily saved from the wrecking ball last week.