Water bills going up again

City residents could see a hefty increase to their water bills over the next few years. The Philadelphia Water Department is asking to raise residents'...

Mentors in the corner of hoops star ‘Flash’

No matter the gymnasium, Aasim Burton always has a cheering section. The Grays Ferry resident, who is a junior at Cardinal O’Hara High School, has...

Audenried’s Smith on the highway to success

When Shayla Smith puts her mind to something, she’s proving she can do just about anything. The Universal Audenried Charter School sophomore said she didn’t...

Stabbing on West Moyamensing

An unidentified man was stabbed on the 600 block of West Moyamensing Avenue on Jan....

Krasner creates carjacking task force

A new task force has been created by District Attorney Larry Krasner with the hopes...

Double stabbing in Bella Vista

An arrest was made following a double stabbing on the 800 block of League Street...

Man stabbed on Washington Ave.

A 31-year-old man was stabbed twice on the 900 block of Washington Avenue on Nov....

Woman killed at Broad & Ellsworth; shooter in custody

A 20 year-old woman was killed by gunfire near the intersection of Broad and Ellsworth...

South Philly man wanted for homicide

Police are looking for a South Philadelphia resident who is wanted for his alleged involvement...

Letters to the Editor

Arkoosh’s undeserved promotion Jan. 17 marked Valerie Arkoosh’s last day as chair of the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners. Her next stop is Harrisburg after...

The Great Glory of the Geator

I’m probably the wrong person to write this column about Jerry Blavat. Because of my two left feet, I never attended one of the...

Sticks and Stones

Columnist George Will once wrote that “the Constitution does NOT guarantee our citizens the right NOT to be offended.” Apparently, George Will is not...

Help available for domestic violence victims

By Joanna Otero-Cruz I have held the hands of a father with tears coursing down his cheeks as he says, “I only wish she had...

We Love the Violence in Football

The Damar Hamlin injury has understandably sparked a wave of articles about the violence inherent in football. I’ve spent a good part of my...
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