Joe Galasso's brilliant year on the wrestling mat for Father Judge led to a commitment from his dream college.
Despite its best efforts, the Northeast Philadelphia community could not save Brandon Boyle from a tragic death. But folks have done perhaps the next-best thing.
How the Port Richmond Town Watch contributes to neighborhood safety, in light of concerns about lacking police and abundant crime.
Bridesburg pharmacy thief sought; Port Richmond pizza chef sentenced; Kensington pair killed in front of child, and more.
As the date of the Shamrock Shuttle approaches, bar owners have reached an agreement with community leaders, the 15th Police District and elected officials to help ensure a peaceful celebration.
Amici Opera Company, which has been producing shows in the Philadelphia area since 1998, has found a new local home.
Port Richmond’s former Nativity B.V.M. School has been vacant for more than three years, and has become a target of theft and vandalism. And while a community-championed plan to convert it to senior housing is tied up in court, neighbors wonder what will come next.
A pair of top prosecutors talked law and order at the November meeting of the Northwood Civic Association.