Mayor Michael Nutter last week cut a ribbon unveiling a “City of Champions” mural on an exterior wall at Spike’s Trophies, home to the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame.
Sixteen individuals, one team and one venue on Nov. 13 were inducted into the 11th class of the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the Sheraton Society Hill.
A Frankford man arrested on weapons charges during a violent week on Ditman Street in October has been sentenced to 11½ to 23 months behind bars.
Sixteen individuals and one team will be inducted into the 11th class of the Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame.
Robbers lured a Chinese restaurant delivery man to a vacant Oxford Circle house and shot him on Jan. 28.
The Philadelphia Flower Show this year will create an interactive hub called the Green Room. Online and in person, the Green Room will be the hub for all Flower Show buzz — the center of attention of broadcasts and outreach of our media partners.
“How great would it be if we could own a spot with our own friends and just do what we’re good at—making food?”
Looking for a way to spend Independence Day? The Star has you covered with this selection of events throughout the Philadelphia area.
— Many of the plants and blooms you'll see at the Philadelphia International Flower Show got their start in a nursery not far from here.