Officials vow to improve Burholme’s World War I memorial

The World War I memorial is 90 years old and in need of some TLC. A Veterans Day ceremony took place on Sunday afternoon at...

Frankford looks to end season on good note

Raheem White didn’t always take football seriously. White, a senior at Sankofa Freedom Academy Charter, played football at the club level for Oxford Circle, and...

Stock helps Holy Family reach new heights in senior year

Joe Stock remembers being the new kid. Stock, a senior at Holy Family University, attended the school because when he was a senior at Archbishop...

Police looking for suspect who robbed Mayfair bank

Authorities are searching for a man who allegedly robbed the M&T Bank at 7121 Frankford Ave. on Friday.

Teenager killed in Roosevelt Boulevard hit-and-run

Police are searching for the driver involved in a crash that killed a 17-year-old boy early Sunday morning.

Man killed in Tacony hit-and-run

Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating two vehicles that struck the 50-year-old...

Man in critical condition after Frankford shooting

A 35-year-old man was shot Thursday night near an apartment complex in Frankford, according to police.

Police officer recovering after being shot Wednesday in Kensington

Officer Paul Sulock, an Archbishop Ryan grad, was praised for his courage after being shot...

’Tis the season for soup

With the colder months approaching, a piping-hot bowl of soup is the ultimate comfort food.A perfect pair: This recipe for bread sticks pairs well with...

Meditation Column: The dawn of a new day is reason to celebrate

Observe any conflict your mind creates as you awaken or, on the other hand, any joy or exhilaration you may experience as you awaken.Wake up:...

Letters to the Editor

Residents discuss speed cameras, safe injection sites and the importance of teaching teens roadway safety.Speed cameras won’t helpWith the recent grant money from the state for...

Op-ed: We’ve made a lot of progress, but still work to do

State Rep. Martina White gives her opinion on the upcoming election.WhiteBy State Rep. Martina WhiteWhen you elected me in 2015, it was based on my...

Op-ed: We must come together to fix issues we’re facing

Joe Hohenstein, who is running in the 177th Legislative District, gives his opinion on the recent attack in Pittsburgh.HohensteinBy Joe HohensteinMy family and I...
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