Bob Nines, who spent many years working as a printer for the Philadelphia Bulletin and Northeast Times, died last week. He was 69.
A reward is being offered for the return of Shelly, a dog who has been away from her family since Nov. 29.
Comcast recently opened its second regional Xfinity store, and this one is located in the Roosevelt Mall.
Donald “Guy” Generals has come to appreciate Community College of Philadelphia’s three regional centers during his four-plus months as CCP’s president.
William J. Myers had to pay for the helmet he wore as a Marine during World War II. The 89-year-old South Philly man still recalls the price with a smile. He was charged $2.87.
By all accounts, Father Judge was hanging in there with one of the state’s best teams.
In his more than 50 years at Souder and Unruh, Joe Delaney has seen a lot inside his one-chair barber shop.
A former Philadelphia police dispatcher has been sentenced to prison for selling confidential information about motor vehicle accidents to the operators of several tow truck businesses, including one in Frankford.
Last summer, leaders of the Somerton Civic Association found themselves in the surprising position of responding to a letter by a New Jersey resident characterizing the neighborhood as monotonous and lacking historical sites. Two local historians refuted that assessment on Oct. 14 during the SCA’s monthly meeting.