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.
A Holmesburg woman is expected to recover from a gunshot wound she suffered when a man tried to carjack her on Friday morning, police said.
A man has been questioned by police but no arrests have been made in a fatal hit-and-run that claimed the life of a Torresdale woman on Thursday.
The Autistic Endeavors Learning Center will hold a golf outing on Monday, Oct. 17, at the Torresdale-Frankford Country Club, 3801 Grant Ave.
The Upper Holmesburg Civic Association paid tribute to a recently deceased board member during the civic group’s monthly general meeting on Sept. 15.
Labor Day is past and that means many civic associations throughout the Northeast will resume their general meeting schedules. The meetings are free and open to the public.
Police say he was critically wounded after an argument with the shooter, who remains at large.
The thief committed his first robbery two years ago. He has been an elusive fellow ever since.