The Mayfair Business Association continues to plan for the 35th annual Mayfair-Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade, scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 20, from noon to 3 p.m. The rain date is Dec. 4.
Taking names and handing out steep fines for broken windows and doors, the city is rolling out a tough new blight-fighting initiative in Port Richmond.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America highlighted construction of an addition with a steel beam carrying meaningful messages.
Ian Wanjek is a high school junior who is looking forward to an appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy.
Bill Rubin, the Democratic candidate in the 10th Councilmanic District, enjoys campaigning door-to-door in the various neighborhoods of the district.
Al Schmidt, a Republican candidate for city elections commissioner, has pledged to take a pay cut and refuse a taxpayer-funded vehicle and gasoline.
Cancer Treatment Centers of America dedicated a “beam of hope” last week as part of its expansion plans.
The public is invited to the free release party for the compact disc All About Bullies … Big and Small.
Police Lt. Edward C. Dohrmann suffered a fatal heart attack in 1969 after responding to a car accident in Holmesburg. Last week, a plaque dedication paid tribute to his service.
City Controller Alan Butkovitz last week visited the Holmesburg Civic Association to discuss two of his recently released reports.