Look around Philly. There are thousands of abandoned buildings and vacant lots.
Former District Attorney Lynne Abraham is seeking a return to public office, while state Sen. Anthony Williams is looking to move from state to city government.
A couple small Frankford parks could receive new names, and some residents who have been fixing up and maintaining the neighborhood green spaces have chosen to honor local good guys.
There are dangers in the city’s large, dark, empty places, and City Council last week passed a measure that will make them safer, especially for firefighters. The key to that increased safety is information.
Help seniors get ready for winter
Members of the Frankford Civic Association don’t want a chicken restaurant on the 4700 block of Griscom Street.
The three-story, five-sided brick structure at Harrison and Cottage in Frankford might have been a grand building a long time ago. Not anymore. Yet, the congregation of the church across the street wants to bring it back, and its members are willing to spend big money and a lot of toil to do it.
Residents can help name two Frankford ‘pocket parks’
A city contractor on Monday began tearing down a Frankford home that was heavily damaged in a 2013 fire.