With school set to begin Tuesday, former school chief Arlene Ackerman’s legacy is a troubled topic.
Fishtown artists Marie Ulmer and Mary Blazic, both 94, will be honored with an artwork showcase at Michael’s Decorators on Frankford Avenue.
East Kensington's Emerald Street Park is just one of the many places residents will find live performances during the Philly Fringe and Live Arts Festival.
The Office of Business Services is using the web and local directors to help spur business in a notoriously unfriendly business culture.
As City Council nears a deadline to remap district boundaries, residents weigh in at public hearings. Two more are scheduled.
Fishtown’s Peter Prusinowski walked from Penn Treaty Park to Bartlesville, Oklahoma to commemorate the trail the Lenni Lenape Indians took.
Running isn’t for everyone. But would you be more likely to go the distance if you were promised a cold root beer float at the end?
The days when K & A was a bustling shopping district are long gone, but a handful dedicated entrepreneurs and a local nonprofit see better times ahead.
Edward John Staniszewski, beloved Fishtown shoemaker and owner of Star Shoe Service for more than 60 years, died peacefully on Friday, Aug. 12, at age 88 from complications of a stroke suffered in late March.