Two teenage employees of a Mayfair soft pretzel shop came face-to-face with a gun-toting robber last Thursday. Police hope that surveillance video will help them identify the unknown bandit.
When he visits your house on Christmas Eve, don’t disappoint that man in the red suit and white beard. A batch or two of homemade cookies is a sure way to share the jollies of the jingle-bell season. After all, a journey of about 3,400 miles, as the reindeer fly, is worthy of a special treat. Everyone loves Christmas cookies, especially the original, jolly, Jelly Belly. But he does get some cookie consumption competition at my house around holiday time.
A fire in Fishtown; missing boy last seen in Port Richmond.
At the Philly Soft Pretzel Factory on Aramingo Avenue, throughout April — National Autism Awareness Month — all proceeds from the $1 ribbon pretzels will be donated to support the cause.