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Photo gallery: Southern vs. Palumbo football scrimmage

The South Philadelphia and Academy at Palumbo high school football teams linked up for a preseason scrimmage on Friday at the South Philly Supersite as the teams prepare for the 2022 season. Check back next...

Zolk steps down as Saints baseball coach

Mike “Zoom” Zolk has stepped down as baseball coach at Neumann-Goretti to pursue his next step as an assistant coach/recruiting coordinator at Harford Community College in Maryland. Zolk, a Neumann-Goretti graduate who was a Philadelphia...

Uphill climb for Flyers in Metropolitan Division

A month from now, the Flyers will begin training camp and embark on a small journey of six preseason games prior to the start of the 2022-23 National Hockey League season, which officially gets...

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 action without traveling overseas. Philadelphia’s sixth annual first-of-its-kind World Cup-style 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 Philadelphia Flyers. Since Fletcher arrived, the Flyers have made the...

Uncertainty surrounds Flyers

It’s tough to remember heading into a Flyers season with this much uncertainty. The 2022-23 hockey season is flying on the wings a brand new coach, its top center returning from significant injury, its best...

Celebrating the national champs

The streets of South Philadelphia rolled out the red carpet for a group of young softball players that won a national championship. The Edward O’Malley Angels Girls 14U softball team won the 2022 National Championship...

Remembering Joey Giardello

South Philadelphians once again remembered beloved South Philly boxing legend Joey Giardello at the annual birthday memorial. Kicking off the day-long four-part tribute, Giardello Statue committee members Fred Druding Jr. and Charlie Sgrillo joined...

Flyers a franchise without a direction

It wasn’t the empty fish hook on free agent day that left the village starving. Just a few months after the Philadelphia Flyers finished the 2021-22 season with the fourth-worst record in the National Hockey...

Upgrades unveiled at Capitolo

The city’s soccer footprint was enlarged with the completion of a new project at Capitolo Playground.  City officials joined the Philadelphia Union Foundation and Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer to cut the ribbon on a $1...
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