Members of the 15th Police District Advisory Council on Monday night honored the Rev. Steve Wetzel, pastor of St. Joachim’s Roman Catholic Church, for his longtime support of the organization.
A confused-looking man with a BB gun tried to rob a Bell’s Corner delicatessen, failed, then robbed a nearby barbershop of $50 on Saturday morning, according to Philadelphia police Capt. Frank Bachmayer.
A masked man armed with a small silver handgun robbed a Mayfair bank May 15, police said.
It seems nothing is sacred to some crooks.
Louis Hartdegen, 75, of Castor Gardens, faces murder, indecent assault and abuse of a corpse charges. He also is charged with making a false report to authorities.A hearing scheduled for today has been delayed until Aug. 6.
Battalion Chief Joe Schulle, a Northeast resident and firefighter since 1992, defeated Gault.
Several civic association leaders already are working on putting a Northeast coalition together.
A 36-year-old Lawncrest man was changed May 11 with 15 counts of animal cruelty, according to the Pennsylvania SPCA.
The city cut down five half-century-old trees on the west side of the 9400 block of the Roosevelt Boulevard on May 2 because someone had damaged them so badly they were in danger of falling down.
It’s no secret that City Controller Alan Butkovitz is no fan of the city’s Actual Value Initiative.