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Local nonprofit proposes a project that could result in 36 homes for low-income renters by 2016.
| January 28, 2014 |
Having both opened their doors in the 19th century, Central and Northeast high schools are about as ancient as it gets when it comes to fierce athletic rivals.
| January 23, 2014 |
A decades-old winter tradition in Somerton has come to an end.
| January 1, 2014 |
It's been 12 years since the September 11 terrorist attacks on the United States. Two locals, one who was then living in New York City, reflect on their experiences that day.
| September 11, 2013 |
Check out the September 18 edition of Star to see which people, places and businesses in your neighborhoods won in our 2013 “Best of the River Wards” readers’ choice contest! Check back here for all the coverage.
About two decades ago, Tom Kutchner and three friends had a discussion about giving back to the less fortunate during the Christmas season.
| December 19, 2012 |
Guy Lowery might look young enough to be a college undergraduate, but he subscribes to some old-school theories on education.
| November 14, 2012 |
Port Richmond native Shaun Costello, and his partner, Joe Gariffo, will hold a local premiere of their award-winning film, Swooped, this Sunday at the Trocadero Theater.
| March 14, 2012 |
Inside the Museum of American Jewish History, Laurie Gottlieb stood in front of an unusual display — a full-scale covered wagon.
| August 3, 2011 |
The Philadelphia Independent Film Festival will screen 'Close-Up,' a film featuring a local director and actor.
| June 22, 2011 |
Joseph Dugan died nearly seven decades ago fighting a boat fire just off Penn Treaty Park. His family, and the city, haven't forgotten the sacrifice.
| May 11, 2011 |
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