In this week's Riverward Rant, columnist Joe Quigley looks at those popular internet support campaigns - like the recent Kony 2012 documentary - and wonders if something similar could help improve conditions in Kensington.
Don’t forget the public schools’ problems
In this week's Riverward Rant, Joe looks at the plight of the homeless locally, and notes that the problem isn't going away any time soon.
Republican Sandra Stewart wasn’t surprised that Democrat Bobby Henon cruised to victory last week in the 6th Councilmanic District race.
Restitution shouldn’t let thieves off the hook
The Philadelphia district attorney on Sept. 20 filed an attempted-murder charge against a Frankford man whom police shot and critically wounded in April.