Two men were killed Saturday following a one-vehicle accident on Roosevelt Boulevard near Holme Avenue.
The 15th Police District’s crime statistics show most crimes are down or running about the same as last year, says the district’s commander, Capt. Frank Bachmayer.
Perhaps more than anyone among Glen Foerd’s exclusive lineage of former residents, Florence Foerderer Tonner made the greatest personal impression on the 18-acre riverfront estate.
Board members of the Frankford Civic Association on Dec. 1 gave their support to a Torresdale Avenue business that wants to put up a shed for tire installation.
Rivka Leah Horwitz is grateful that she’s received the Greater Northeast Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s scholarship not once, but twice.
A man was hospitalized in critical condition with wounds of the neck and head last week after a shooting on a Holmesburg street.
The 35th Mayfair-Holmesburg Thanksgiving Parade will take place Sunday afternoon along Frankford Avenue. The rain date is Dec. 4.
The former Torresdale resident rose from the ranks of Philly politics to serve in three presidential administrations.
The East Torresdale Civic Association wants to keep a close eye on several anticipated construction projects in the neighborhood.