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.
— Though he lost two colleagues in a warehouse blaze in April, fireman Pat Nally is winning his struggle to get his life back. He knows he's one of the lucky ones.
Firefighter Pat Nally recalls the night of the Buck Hosiery fire and his fallen “brothers” as he recovers from injuries.