Last week, Carlton Williams, the new commissioner of the Dept. of Licenses and Inspections, discussed his plans for the office with the Port Richmond West Community Action Network.
— Bob Peffle and Juan Namnun did nothing but win at Frankford, but their strong bond extends beyond baseball.
Concerned residents questioned school officials on overhaul plan at input meeting.
The city school district will consolidate recreational use of school buildings in an effort to trim some of a $61 million budget deficit. Plans to cut hours immediately have been postponed until mid-March so that winter sports can complete their seasons.
Four Northeast Philly schools are on a federally mandated ‘persistently dangerous’ list, but school administrators say the situation’s not as bad as it looks.
Pat and Colleen Murray, owners of Shenanigans Saloon on Gaul Street, are hoping to open a new sports bar at Front Street and Columbia Avenue.
As the new principal of Fels High School, Shawn M. McGuigan wants to emphasize academics, student pride, and earn the community's respect.
The cause of last week’s blaze remains undetermined.