There’s a lot going on in The Angel of Losses, Somerton native Stephanie Feldman’s first novel. There are mysteries within mysteries, stories within stories, history, mythology and discovery.
Matt Muto can tell you stories, but his tales aren’t personal reminiscences; they’re little slices of the city’s heritage.
An ailing elderly Northeast man who allegedly worked in the Aus-chwitz death camp dur-ing World War II was released on $100,000 federal bail Monday. Also, Johann Breyer’s July 24 hearing to decide a German extradition request was canceled.
History is leaving its mark, well, marks, in Tacony.
Philadelphians are more likely to encounter people with mental health issues than they are likely to come across someone having a heart attack.
A city contractor on Monday began tearing down a Frankford home that was heavily damaged in a 2013 fire.
Anyone who is appealing a real estate assessment with the Board of Revision of Taxes should keep an eye on the mail.
If you’re appealing that property assessment with the Board of Revision of Taxes, you might not have to wait for a hearing. You might be able to make a deal over the phone.
Put the gloves on Isaiah McAliley and you know you’re looking at a boxer. You might not see it in the 11-year-old’s slender 65-pound frame, but you can see it in his eyes. He looks back at you with a ferocious determination that has no mercy behind it.
Kids don’t wait for ribbons to be cut when there’s new playground equipment to test out. A hour before the official, postponed-a-couple-times, grand reopening of the small park at Hedge and Plum streets in Frankford on July 9, the young clientele was up on the new gear, giving it some appreciative squeals of approval.