"There's always butterflies. It's an exciting time. I guess the day you don't get excited, it's telling you something." — Washington head coach Ron Cohen on his nerves before season-opening games.
Don Brennan, long-time executive editor of the News Gleaner, remembers Ed Kelly's passion and persistence when he was pushing one of his projects. A funeral Mass was held today for Kelly, a major contributor to life in Northeast Philly.
This weekend, Keita Crespina will be rewarding the Hall of Fame efforts of the members of his Philadelphia Football Skills Academy (PFSA) with a Hall of Fame gift.
Nutrition initiatives aiming to provide more accessible and affordable healthy food have popped up all over the River Wards. Star takes a look at five of them to find out what might help create a fitter Philly.
— Fox Chase Cancer Center will keep its name and plans to expand its services.
— Award-winning English teacher Frank Stepnowski relies on humor and honesty to tell his tale of America's education system.
— GW's Frank McFillin has had plenty of football success, but his unusually large family keeps him grounded.
— Officer Robert S. Hayes was honored with a mural and a plaque. His family and former partner joined in the ceremony.