Localized prosecution appears to be paying off in area police districts, with convictions on the rise.
Kevin Nealon, an actor and comedian probably best known as a cast member on Saturday Night Live, and more recently the hit series Weeds, will be at the Helium Comedy Club on Sansom Street Aug. 4 to 6.
In hard times, art is often the first thing to go.
The Philadelphia Independent Film Festival will screen 'Close-Up,' a film featuring a local director and actor.
These days Tony McDevitt works as a bond trader in New York City, but the Far Northeast native still comes home every year to teach his local lacrosse camp.
A man who walked onto railroad tracks in front of an onrushing Amtrak train on Saturday did it intentionally, according to police.
When Josh Goldbloom saw the oversized screen going up on the wall at the Piazza at Schmidts a few years ago, his gut instinct told him he needed to take advantage of the opportunity that presented itself.