Konecny extends point streak to 7, Flyers defeat Blackhawks
Konecny has five goals and seven assists during his streak, including three goals in his past four games. Garnet Hathaway and Travis Sanheim scored for the Flyers (30-20-7), who had lost two in a row following a four-game winning streak. Samuel Ersson made 22 saves. Colin Blackwell scored, and Arvid...
Local Alert: Police Seek Help Identifying Suspects in 25th District Robbery and Shooting Incident
The Philadelphia Police Department and the Shooting Investigations Group are asking for public help. They are trying to identify two suspects from a robbery and shooting in the 25th District. The incident happened on February 15, 2024, at 4:00 am. Two armed suspects entered a bar on E Wyoming Ave and shot at patrons, injuring a 61-year-old man.
Philadelphia to Benefit from PennDOT Traffic Safety Investments: Local Projects to Improve Safety on Our Roads
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has granted funding to Philadelphia for traffic safety projects. This includes $4 million from the Automated Red Light Enforcement (ARLE) program and $19.3 million from the Automated Speed Enforcement (ASE) program. The funds will be used for intersection modifications, Roosevelt Boulevard Route for Change projects, Neighborhood Slow Zone projects, and the bike network curb separation program. Mayor Cherelle L. Parker thanked PennDOT for its continued support.
Philadelphia Flyers beat NHL-worst Blackhawks to improve to 5-1-1 in last 7
Travis Konecny, Travis Sanheim and Garent Hathaway scored, Samuel Ersson made 22 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-1 on Wednesday night.Philadelphia is 5-1-1 in its last seven games. Chicago, last overall in the NHL, has lost 10 of 11."It's a win and we're leaving," Flyers coach John Tortorella said. "It's just good we got the two points. It wasn't pretty, right, but as long as you get the two points. It's not style points right now, it's just trying to keep your concentration and get points."Colin Blackwell scored for Chicago. Arvid Soderblom stopped 30 shots."They got...
Flyers take down Blackhawks to end skid
Travis Sanheim, Travis Konecny and Garnet Hathaway scored to back a 21-save effort from Samuel Ersson as the visiting Philadelphia Flyers earned a 3-1 win against the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday. Philadelphia stopped a two-game losing streak behind a persistent attack. The Flyers outshot the Blackhawks 33-22 as Philadelphia won...
South Jersey cosmetology school receiving grant from Beyoncé's foundation
CLEMENTON, N.J., (CBS) -- Beyoncé's newly launched haircare line Cécred and her charity BeyGOOD will be jointly funding a $500,000 grant to cosmetology schools and salons in Atlanta, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, and New Jersey, with the specific sites chosen for their "large, diverse community" of hair stylists.Jana's Cosmetology Academy in Clementon, New Jersey, is one of them. The school's CEO, Atiya Johnson, believes in preparing the next generation of beauty professionals to understand their passion comes with a purpose."I say all the time, this is not a talent, it's a gift, and when you have a gift, we have a moral...
Postgame 5: Flyers Defeat Chicago, 3-1
The Philadelphia Flyers dispatched the Chicago Blackhawks, 3-1, at United Center on Wednesday evening. The Flyers took control of the game in the second period and then closed it out over the final 20 minutes. With the win, the Flyers earned their 30th victory of the season (30-20-7). The Blackhawks...
Future of Jenkintown police at stake as residents pack meeting
A Montgomery County community is weighing in on a potential plan to get rid of the local police force. Jenkintown Borough says the move will save money, but residents are concerned for their safety.
Biden administration makes $115 million available for low-income senior housing
The Biden administration has made $115 million in grant funding available to develop and improve housing for low-income seniors, officials announced Wednesday in Philadelphia.
Local Conversation at Temple University Discusses Opposition to DEI Initiatives
Jocelyn Samuels, Vice Chair of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), recently discussed the growing opposition to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) initiatives. This discussion took place at the Temple University Fox School of Business. The EEOC is responsible for enforcing laws against job discrimination based on factors like race, religion, sex, and age. The conversation was in response to new laws in states like Florida and Texas that restrict DEI efforts, the Supreme Court's decision on affirmative action, and the potential effects of this decision on workplaces.
Pennsauken Township Planning Board Public Meeting Scheduled for March 5, 2024
The Pennsauken Township Planning Board will hold a public meeting on Tuesday, March 5, 2024. This is in line with the 'Senator Byron M. Baer Open Public Meetings Act'. The meeting is scheduled for 6:30 pm at the Pennsauken Municipal Building, 5605 N. Crescent Blvd, Pennsauken, NJ 08110. It's anticipated that formal decisions will be made during this meeting. Please note, the meeting agenda has been shared as per the notification rules.Visit here for more details.
2024 NFL Draft: Why Jayden Daniels is a Tricky Evaluation
If you asked someone a year ago where LSU quarterback Jayden Daniels would be drafted, they would probably answer somewhere around day three in the later rounds. That wouldn’t have been a crazy response. Until this past season, Daniels hadn’t become a high-level passer, and his production never reached a level that we expect to see from top quarterback prospects.
Manchester Township Education Board to Hold Public Budget Meeting on Feb.27, 2024
Notice is hereby given that the Manchester Township Board of Education has scheduled a special meeting to be held at 5:00 p.m., on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at the Manchester Township Middle School, 2759 Ridgeway Road, Manchester, NJ 08759. The purpose of the meeting is budget preparation. The meeting will be open to the public and action may be taken. Craig A. Lorentzen Board SecretaryVisit here for more details.
Discover the Top 4 Japanese Eateries in Bryn Mawr: A Culinary Journey
In this article, we're exploring four exceptional Japanese restaurants located in Bryn Mawr. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? We'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please feel free to share your comments below!
Pennington Alumna Inspires Current Students with Journey from Basketball to Environmental Advocacy
Ayanna Johnson, a 2018 graduate of The Pennington School, recently spoke to current students about her experiences and interests. At Pennington, Johnson was a significant contributor to the Varsity Girls’ Basketball team, helping them win several titles. She continued her basketball journey at Rowan University as a team captain and later as a coach at a summer camp.
Celebrating Father Ambrose at St. George Cathedral
St. George Cathedral in Philadelphia joyfully invites you to a luncheon dedicated to honoring the exemplary service and achievements of the Very Reverend Archimandrite Ambrose Bitziadis-Bowers. The celebration will take place immediately after the Divine Liturgy on Sunday, February 25, 2024, at the Cathedral Hall. For the past decade, Father...
Local TR Basketball Games, School Updates, and Community Events for February and March
The TR Boys' basketball team will play at Rexford on Thursday, February 22, at 6:30 pm. The TR Girls' team has a game against Natoma at Kensington on Friday, February 23, at 7:00 pm. Tickets will be available from 6:00 pm.