More than 150,000 people made their way to Manayunk throughout the weekend for its 33rd annual Arts Festival, which saw dozens of artists line Main Street.
The firm in charge of redesigning the Benjamin Franklin Parkway took advantage of the City Parks Alliance conference, in Philadelphia last week, to get some extra input on the process.
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Lawmakers in New Jersey say for far too long, Black history has gone underrepresented. Now they’re working to create a “Black Heritage Trail.”
Amin Khalifa immigrated to the region in ‘79 — months before the 1980 seasons when the Eagles, Sixers, Flyers and Phillies each made it to their championship rounds. Since then, he’s been a devoted fan who’s seen at each game holding original signs.
Since last month, the bus lane on Chestnut Street between Broad and Second streets has been painted red to discourage people who aren’t driving buses from using that lane and to help SEPTA buses move faster.
Blount Fine Foods Friday announced a recall of 2,569 cases of 16 oz. Panera at Home Southwest Corn Chowder due to an undeclared wheat allergen, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
The local beer strike is over. About 3,100 members of Teamsters Local 830 overwhelmingly ratified a new four-year contract Saturday morning with the Delaware Valley Importing Distribution Association.
Terrill Haigler, aka Ya Fav Trashman, is teaching kids about the importance of sanitation workers in his new children’s book, “I’m Cool Too.” He was inspired by his own kids’ initial hesitation to accept his job, but they have since embraced it.
Nearly every summer for the past 14 years, the Unity in the Community block party on Snyder Avenue in South Philly has attracted thousands of people. But this year, the event has been canceled due to concerns about gun violence in Philadelphia.
Rasheed Wallace is a four-time NBA All-Star and beloved Philly native, and now his name will forever live on a street in North Philly. The community came out in droves to support Wallace at an unveiling ceremony for a new street sign.
Emotions are high on all sides of the issue after the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on Friday to overturn the constitutional right to terminate a pregnancy. There were rallies in celebration and protest Friday night in Philadelphia.
It appears Apple is about six months away from debuting one of its newest products, a “mixed-reality” headset that is being called a “game-changer for the headset industry by analyst Ming-Chi Kuo.
Toyota issued a recall for nearly 2,700 of its new electric bZ4X SUVs because of an issue that could cause the wheel of the vehicle to fall off entirely.
A Philadelphia police officer has been reassigned for allegedly making a racial slur on a radio dispatch line Wednesday evening. A lieutenant allegedly used the n-word, and the police department opened an internal investigation into the incident.
SCOTUS overthrew Roe v. Wade, halting abortion protections that had been in place for nearly 50 years. These three women from the Philly area had abortions, and they share why they’re for — or against — abortion rights today.
The Supreme Court has ended constitutional protections for abortion that had been in place for nearly 50 years. Lawmakers in the region are falling along party lines in response to the ruling. Here’s what they are saying.
former teacher at the Springside Chestnut Hill Academy, 42-year-old Andrew Wolf, pleaded guilty Thursday to multiple child pornography offenses, including impersonating teenagers girls to solicit sexual images and videos from underage boys.
Prosecutors wrapped their case on Thursday against Josephus Davis, the man accused of shooting and killing 25-year-old Milan Loncar as he walked his dog in Brewerytown last winter.
The Philadelphia School Board will close three charter schools it says are failing, while elected officials claim the board is biased against Black-led charters. The panel also voted to force Memphis Street Academy to give up its charter.
A police officer, who had just gotten off work and was blocks away from his home, was killed in a car crash overnight in Northeast Philadelphia. Officials say just before midnight Thursday, an 18-year-old driving a BMW T-boned the officer.