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.
For decades, locals have tended to Kensington’s La Finquita, “the little farm.” Now, a new generation of urban gardeners has taken to caring for the community farm.
Fishtown resident Tim Patton has long been working to build a brewery. Last week, he presented a plan in South Kensinton.
City Councilman Bobby Henon aims for accountability on the part of negligent landlords— he's now brought two to a joint hearing about their properties.
Monsignor William Lynn charged on one count of endangering children. Jury deadlocked on verdict for Rev. James Brennan.
For 82 years, the Dominican Sisters of Hawthorne have provided nursing care along with spiritual and emotional help.
— Preston Edward Bostick, who weighed only 2 pounds, 10 ounces at birth, developed an infection in his intestines that nearly claimed his life. But doctors, love from his family and prayers pulled him through.