State Rep. Brendan Boyle on Tuesday won a surprisingly easy victory in the 13th Congressional District Democratic primary, declaring victory at about 10 p.m. at Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5 headquarters in the Far Northeast.
A Port Richmond police detective turned his anguish over his lost son into a way of supporting other greiving parents.
Philadelphia Police Detective Martin Connors, 48, never thought he would believe the words of grief counselor Mickey Hirsch: Connors would eventually help other grieving parents whose children had died.
— New Foundations high schoolers are finally in a building of their own, on Rhawn Street, across the street from the elementary school.
The year 2012 is history. How many of you kept your New Year’s resolution all year?
— The Father Judge football team will open its 2012 season on the road — near Dublin, Ireland.
State Rep. Brendan Boyle is really looking forward to his new gig as chairman of the House Democratic Campaign Committee.