As Burholme’s Greta Garecht neared the finish line at last week’s Boston Marathon, her husband, stepmother and infant daughter were watching her race from the nearby bleachers.
Carolina was 10 years old when she left her native Brazil and came to the United States with her aunt and sister.
A local historian has published a history of Northern Liberties, exploring the neighborhood's roots back to the days of William Penn.
Would a reality show, though it’s not a sure thing, celebrate Fishtown, or exploit it?
Larry Freedman's production company, 2nd Street Productions, began airing a show this month in HD on PBS WHYY.
To prepare for the role, the Frankford native had to learn a Boston accent, brush up on streetwise lingo and get a Snooki-style hairdo.