Philadelphia remembers JoAnne Epps

The sudden untimely passing of Temple University acting president JoAnne E. Epps has brought together many of the region’s leaders in memory of her...

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String Theory’s Ava Matteo becoming ultimate team player

Ava Matteo’s most valuable position might not even be on the field.  The senior high school soccer player at Philadelphia Performing Arts: A String Theory...

Furness girls defeat String Theory in soccer

Despite the soggy weather, Horace Howard Furness High School defeated Philadelphia Performing Arts: A String Theory Charter School, 2-0, in Philadelphia Public League high...

Shooting on Washington Avenue

A man was shot on the 900 block of Washington Avenue on Wednesday. According to police,...

SEPTA police looking for gunman at Tasker-Morris Station

SEPTA Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a gunman wanted in a shooting...

2 dead, 3 injured in pair of South Philly shootings

A pair of shootings in South Philly on August 24 left two people dead and...

Man stabbed on 5th Street

A 21-year-old man was stabbed twice on the 1800 block of S. 5th Street early...

Body found in the Delaware River

The body of an unknown man was spotted in the Delaware River near the 4500...

Arrest made in boat theft

A 31-year-old man was charged with stealing a boat on the Delaware River, police said  According...

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Jobs for Americans first As the Buy American Made Campaign focuses on Jobs for Americans first, our positive message continues to unite people all over...

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Art can inspire change As a retired teacher with strong memories of using art, including murals, to enhance student understanding of subjects like science, I...

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  Looking forward to fall festival It was great fun to read Mark Zimmaro’s detailed report on the return of the annual outdoor block party and...

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An active citizenry I totally agree with Committee of Seventy CEO and president Lauren Cristella about the “roller coaster of emotions” we are all experiencing...

FDA must step it up for Pennsylvania’s children

By Ron Klink There is a deadly fentanyl crisis plaguing the nation, and our state has not been spared. According to then-Attorney General Shapiro, fentanyl...
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