Last week, U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz stood with fellow elected officials and others to mark the groundbreaking of a 1.5-mile trail along the Delaware River in Port Richmond.
Cheri Honkala, a West Kensington mom and long-time anti-poverty activist, is the Green Party's candidate for vice president and on the ballot in 48 states. But third-party candidates are shut out of the debates due to what she called an unfair system.
— Cows, wagons, oxen and sheep, and other good stuff, have graced what is believed to be America's oldest roadway bridge, in Holmesburg.
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— Abraham Lincoln High School students score a glimpse into government, thanks to the National Constitution Center's traveling history and civics program.
— Northeast Philadelphia is rich in history and nowhere is that more evident than in the old houses of worship that are located there.
“We will not let the Republicans end the guarantee of Medicare.” — U.S. Rep. Allyson Schwartz
A Fishtown woman will soon introduce the community to her store featuring vintage and redesigned furniture and home goods. She'll also help promote other local businesses and artists.