Girls on the Run Philadelphia filling void for youth sports

As youth sports continue to be hampered by a global pandemic, the need for exercise and  interaction among children is considered to be at...

City closing roads around Sports Complex to prohibit tailgating

The City announced today a series of street closures throughout the sports complex area in advance of the Eagles home opener on Sunday, September...

Eagles’ lack of protection led to loss to Washington

By Al Thompson LANDOVER -- Just before the season opener between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Washington Football Team was to start at empty FedEx...

Suspect wanted in Chase Bank robbery in Grays Ferry

The FBI and Philadelphia Police Department’s Violent Crimes Task Force is asking for help in...

Police: man punched 61-year-old woman, stole wallet

Police are searching for a man who assaulted a 61-year-old woman and stole her wallet. On...

Police looking for robbery suspect in 1st District

Police are looking for information on a man who assaulted and robbed a victim on...

Suspects wanted for aggravated assault in 17th District

Police are looking for a group of people who broke into a home and assaulted...

Spectator injured during illegal street race

A woman was seriously injured after a car veered into a crowd during an illegal...

City Council requests gun information from ATF

Councilmember Kenyatta Johnson is leading an effort to extract more information from the Bureau of...

Cardellla: In the Dark

He was watching the morning news. The president was leaving for Kenosha. And then suddenly his mind flashed back and he was back in...

Cardella: Mind Your Own Bee’s Wax

This week features a guest column by my daughter — Lauren Cardella Nunnelee. Mind your own bee’s wax. This was something we said to other...

Mayor Kenney and Superintendent Hite: First Day of School Assignment: Help All Students #LogOnPHL

Today is the first day for Philadelphia’s public schools and it is certainly unlike any other in our lifetime. While we won’t see young...

Cardella: Revisiting Famous Quotations

It’s time we update well-known quotations to reflect life today. And without the slightest bit of humility or apologies to Ben Franklin, here’s my...

Cardella: Is It Me or Is It Hot?

Uncle Nunzi has his own ways to beat the heat. He insists that air conditioning bothers his “arthur--itis,” so he has to be creative....
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