Fed up with senseless violence

A South Philadelphia neighborhood gathered to vent its frustration on continued gun violence. On Aug. 1, City Councilman Kenyatta Johnson led a Peace-Not-Guns Public Safety...

Philadelphia Unity Cup underway

The 2022 Philadelphia International Unity Cup is now in full swing and South Philly residents will have multiple opportunities to catch great international soccer...

Trades have hurt the bottom line

Let’s talk asset management. It’s been more than three and a half years since Chuck Fletcher replaced Ron Hextall as general manager of the...

Fatal shooting on Dickinson Street

A 45-year-old man was shot five times on the 2000 block of Dickinson Street on...

Man fatally shot on Sigel Street

A 26-year-old man died after he was shot in the neck on the 1800 block...

Emergency training drills to take place in South Philly

City officials are warning residents that several emergency units will conduct training exercises in the...

60-year-old shot on Chadwick Street

A 60-year-old man was shot in the neck late on July 14 on the 1900...

2 shot on 7th St.

Two men were shot on the 2500 block of S. 7th Street on Sunday. According...

1 dead in quadruple shooting on Bucknell Street

A quadruple shooting has left at least one person dead after dozens of shots were...

A beautiful ‘melting pot’ on East Passyunk Avenue

The South Philly landmark known as the "Singing Fountain" on East Passyunk Avenue got its name because of loudspeakers that can broadcast actual songs....

Cardella: Griner Made Her Own Mess

Let’s stop making Brittney Griner a hero. Yes, the 31-year old women’s pro basketball star has been treated badly by the Russian court. She...

Letter to the Editor: Looking forward to new pet facility

After reading Mark Zimmaro’s report on the soon-to-open animal hospital on Washington Avenue (“Personal touch for furry patients,” July 27), I had to say,...

Letter to the Editor: Nice column

I am “The Cabbie.” It is with utmost appreciation that I thank Tom Cardella for taking the time to share my story of my...

Cardella: Sixers Propose Move To Center City

Philadelphia is the “Can’t Do” city. We’re known for our “Can’t Do” spirit. And damn proud of it, too. Want to develop the waterfront...
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