A fourth member of a Frankford gang was ordered Friday to spend at least 50 years in state prison for the October 2006 shooting death of a Far Northeast man.
Every year, on the last Monday in May, the people of the United States remember the military heroes who died while serving the country.
Back in March 1946, there was a strike at the massive General Electric facility, which stretched from 67th to 70th streets and Elmwood to almost Paschall avenues in Southwest Philadelphia’s Eastwick neighborhood.
Joseph O. McLaughlin has written a book, “The Die is Cast,” that recalls life in Fishtown decades ago.
The Vikings overcame intense downpours and Samuel Fels to earn their place in the league championship game.