Prom Gear Exchange hits the road

Since its inception three years ago, Catholic Community Services’ prom gear exchange program has distributed more than 1,500 pieces of formal wear to high...

Oldtimers honor 3 at Randi’s

The Oldtimers Bats and Balls Association last week honored three people with the Bill “Pickles” Kennedy Award. The group held its quarterly meeting on Feb....

Vargas, Ragdolls give all for championship

Sarah Vargas gave it everything she had. The senior on the Archbishop Ryan High School swimming team pushed herself as hard as she could have...

Teen injured in Tacony shooting

A 17-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital Monday night after being shot on the...

Blue Grass Road shooting leaves man injured

A man showed up to Nazareth Hospital Friday night after being shot on the 9200...

Knife-wielding man robs Dunkin’ Donuts

Police are searching for a man who pulled out a large knife and robbed a...

Police investigating robbery at Philadelphia Mills

Detectives are looking for two men who last month robbed a cellphone store at Philadelphia...

Thieves targeting Prius models in Bustleton, Somerton

Police are warning Toyota Prius owners to be on the lookout following the theft of...

Man killed Sunday in Tacony shooting

A man died after being shot in the head Sunday night at Robbins Avenue and...

Letters to the editor

Don’t vote Republican A letter entitled “At 96, he’s done with Dems” (Feb. 5), stated, “The Democrats … can’t accept that they lost the last...

Murt: State must address college loan debt

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is home to more than 160 colleges and universities. Each institution of higher learning has opportunities for students to learn...

Letters to the editor

Change in leadership needed Our mayor, James Kenney, has his priorities screwed up again. He prefers to spend time threatening the Mummers about shutting down...

Eagles need a healthy DeSean Jackson

His 2019 season was one of the colossal heartbreaks in the history of the Philadelphia Eagles: The much-celebrated trade to acquire wide receiver DeSean...

Letters to the Editor

Hold politicians accountable Democrats and Republicans in Congress vote based on their party’s position. They fear that a contrary vote would cost them party backing...
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