U.S. Sen. Bob Casey announced on July 9 that the Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Department of Homeland Security has awarded $141,047 in grants to the Philadelphia Fire Department for operations and safety.
The Philly 4th of July Jam took place on Saturday starring The Roots with special guests Miguel and Jennifer Nettles. They performed on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, which was followed by fireworks over the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Rev your engines: The Veterans Home at Roosevelt Boulevard and Southampton Road held a car show for residents on Saturday, June 20. Attendees toured approximately 12 vintage cars that were on display. MARIA S. YOUNG / TIMES PHOTOS