An 18-year-old was taken into custody Wednesday afternoon. Shortly after, the school's lockdown was lifted.
The new 1.5-mile Poquessing Creek Trail got its official opening Dec. 10 as the mayor and other honorables cut a blue ribbon at the trail’s entrance behind Junod Playground in Parkwood.
Robbers pistol-whipped an attendant and made off with jewelry worth $90,000 from a Castor Avenue store on Dec. 5, said Capt. Frank Palumbo, commander of the 2nd Police District. The robbers also got away with $800.
Crooks who prey on immigrants better watch their steps in Philly.
A piece of chocolate donut created a medical emergency in space last Friday.
Look around Philly. There are thousands of abandoned buildings and vacant lots.
An early Dec. 4 traffic accident seems to have precipitated a shooting that left a 41-year-old man wounded in his left arm, police said.
A 15-year-old girl was critically injured early Dec. 3 when she was struck by a car as she was walking across Ryan Avenue near the Roosevelt Boulevard, police said.
A Mayfair mother of three who taught at Lower Moreland High School pleaded guilty last week to having sex with a 17-year-old student.
Somerton resident Jordan Konell has been chosen a Rhodes Scholar.