Ex-fire commissioner criticizes handling of Buck Hosiery fire, police union to hold fundraiser for cop who was videotaped punching a woman, Fishtown & NoLibs win big in Storefront Challenge Awards, and plaque is dedicated to a Philadelphia police officer killed in 1942.
Port Richmond trail project scheduled to begin this week
City Council shot down Mayor Nutter's veto on Finnigan's Wake's plans to build balconies over the bar on Spring Garden Street. That might not be the end of the discussion, though.
Star reporter Hayden Mitman says goodbye.
Kensington's so-called ‘Needle Park’ was among those up for discussion at the hearing, which provided an opportunity for citizens to discuss violence, vandalism and negligence in city parks and recreation facilities.