Ross Feinberg, the Republican candidate for Register of Wills, is calling for the abolishment of the office.
The Take Back Your Neighborhood civic association will hold its annual Northeast Celebration on Saturday, Aug. 22, at Max Myers Playground, 1601 Hellerman St.
The Oldtimers Bats and Balls Association met last week, but as member Tom McGuckin said, missing was “the heart and soul of this whole place.”
There will apparently be no prime-time television debate between the two major-party candidates for mayor.
Harold Fisher and Jack O’Donnell were inducted into the Delaware Valley Veterans Home Hall of Fame last week.
Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane has been charged with illegally leaking confidential information about a former state prosecutor, then lying about it under oath.
In his second ballot appearance in less than three months, Ed Neilson was victorious in the 174th Legislative District’s special election.
Philadelphians are used to voting in spring primaries and fall general elections, but residents of the 174th Legislative District will be casting ballots on what will probably be a warm summer day.
Jim Long, a 2011 Father Judge graduate, was commissioned as a second lieutenant during a ceremony on Saturday.
Last week, opponents of a congressional bill to penalize so-called “sanctuary cities” rallied at Love Park.