Looking back at America’s Showplace

The Spectrum was so much more than an ordinary workplace for Lou Scheinfeld. He’s the man credited with naming the famous entertainment venue that once...

Academy at Palumbo stars are all business

Mylan Marable and Tatiana Charles’ trust in each other extends beyond the basketball court. They are teammates. They are friends. And they are also...

Flyers’ season among the worst in city’s history

It’s not breaking news to say the 2021-22 hockey season has been insufferable in Philadelphia. But is it the worst of all time? It’s...

Police ID murder victim

A 19-year-old man was killed on the 1800 block of McClellan Street on Jan. 8...

Bank robber sought

The FBI and the Philadelphia Police Department are looking for a man who robbed the...

Scanlon speaks out after carjacking at FDR Park

Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon said she was unharmed and thanked law enforcement for its quick...

Victim identified in deli shooting on Broad Street

A 22-year-old South Philly resident was identified as the victim of a fatal shooting inside...

Grays Ferry man charged in Love Park homicide

A South Philadelphia man has been charged with fatally shooting a man at the Christmas...

Deadly shooting in Queen Village

A man who was shot multiple times on the 900 block of S. 4th Street...

Letter to the Editor: The importance of strong female guidance

I was fascinated by the report by Joe DiProsperos about the special mentoring program for girls organized by former school paraprofessional Edwena Lanier ("Program...

Letter to the Editor: A need for health care equality

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released its draft decision on coverage for monoclonal antibodies targeting amyloid for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease....

Letter to the Editor: There are clever ways to manipulate language

Reading Gloria Endres’ last op-ed was like reading the tale of two English teachers. Even the way her article was formatted helped distinguish two...

Cardella: Does The Mayor Hate Us?

The silly season continues in South Philly. A battle is being played out in court between some very angry Italian-American citizens groups and the...

Letter to the Editor: Debate voting bill

Last year, two days before Jan. 6, the day that 8 congressmen tried to throw out the Pennsylvania vote, Sen Toomey announced: “ …...
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