The candidates are set for the Aug. 11 special election in the 174th Legislative District.
Jim Kenney walked to the stage like a celebrity, with cameras flashing and the assembly cheering wildly.
Mayoral candidates Anthony Williams and Doug Oliver spoke last Friday as part of the Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce Mayoral Breakfast Series.
When a shipbuilder gladly accepts a gift of $42 million in Pennsylvania taxpayer dollars to keep itself afloat, then turns around and hires out-of-state workers with that windfall, it’s time to change course.
Port Richmond community groups divided over market-rate apartment proposal as it heads to the ZBA.
Keep up to date on all the latest happenings in your neighborhood this week.
Stay up to date on what's going on in your neighborhood this week.
With this, 2013’s final edition of Star, we present a wrap-up of some of the most engaging, controversial and talked-about news stories in Fishtown, Northern Liberties, Kensington, Port Richmond and Bridesburg. It’s been quite a year.
Read about a sinkhole in Northern Liberties, Rep. John Taylor's toy drive, PGW's latest work in the neighborhood, Standard Tap's donations to Philabundance, how to cut your taxes and more in this week's news in brief.