Sixteen individuals last week were inducted into the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame during a reception and ceremony at the Sheraton Society Hill.
Michael Primavera has lived in pretty much every River Wards neighborhood. Now, he's a business owner in Fishtown, and he says he's focused on giving back to the communities that shaped him.
Indoor play day at Tacony PAL
The Oldtimers Bats and Balls Association, a group of former athletes and officials, last week honored two people with the William “Pickles” Kennedy Award.
Community leaders invited to Las Vegas to tour a Wynn casino similar to the one proposed for the River Wards; Port Richmond residents vote unanimously against a halfway house; Hinge Cafe temporarily closed, and more news in brief.
The father of a fallen Philly serviceman is working to create a support system for other grieving veterans’ families.
Father Judge High School senior Alexander Citerone was honored on Oct. 21 as the winner of a student essay contest sponsored by the Northeast Philadelphia Hall of Fame. The contest asked students to write on the theme of “Uncovering Northeast Philly: What makes Northeast Philadelphia Special?”
"I think it's unbelievable after twenty-eight years that so many people remember him. I'm seeing people today who I haven't seen for years." — Joseph Konrad's widow, Helen