State Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams is looking forward to reintroducing a bill requiring the teaching of the Holocaust and genocide in public school classrooms.
Michael Hagan, who was murdered in Society Hill this summer, was said to be passionate about revitalizing Fishtown. His family still seeks justice, and hosted a benefit in his hometown to raise funds, and perhaps find answers.
European soccer club, the Celtic Football Club of Glasglow, hopes to make Northeast Philadelphia its foreign home.
— The Father Judge football team will open its 2012 season on the road — near Dublin, Ireland.
Winner: Philadelphia Beer Company at 2525 York St.
— Northeast native Bobby Convey is in Year 13 of his pro soccer career; having played all over the world, he hopes the 'world's game' keeps growing in the U.S.
— JEVS celebrates its 70th anniversary by continuing to help refugees find employment in the United States.
Star is now offering a week-by-week list of citywide summer events in addition to our regular calendar!