Members of the Greater Bustleton Civic League have amended the group’s bylaws to require new members to attend at least one monthly meeting before they are eligible to vote on matters before the organization. Members must live in the 19115 ZIP code.
A Frankford resident who earlier this month had been the victim of a burglary killed two men who broke into his home and wounded two others the night before Thanksgiving, police said.
Philadelphia firefighters put out three fires in the Northeast on Sunday and doused another on Nov. 22.
It was a bad day for an early-morning Black Friday shopper at Franklin Mills mall but it could have been worse.
Residents approve the site on Woodhaven Road.
Sometimes, shopping at a thrift store just makes sense, said Juli Lundberg, public relations manager for Goodwill Industries of Southern New Jersey and Philadelphia.
Police are looking for a man and a woman who wanted a ride badly enough to steal one.
Retailers hoping for a little more ka-ching in this year’s Christmas shopping season have been getting some good news. Consumers are expected to spend a little more than they did last year, but only a little bit more.
A 46-year-old Tacony man was shot to death in Frankford late Saturday in what police believe was a robbery.
Common Pleas Court Judge M. Teresa Sarmina wants to determine if the ex-archbishop is competent to testify in the trial of one of his former aides.