Friends of Pennypack cancels Saturday recycling due to heat

The Friends of Pennypack Park's Recycling Drive scheduled for Saturday, July 20, has been canceled due to the extreme heat. The group's next drive will...

Sisters procure gold at Senior Games

  It’s nice for sisters to take a family vacation. It’s even nicer when they come home with valuable souvenirs. That’s exactly how Anne Kalanty and Jan...

Garnet and Goal-d: Dougherty taking over Wildwood

Shawn Cannon didn’t even know he was missing it, but he found it. Cannon, a 1982 graduate of Cardinal Dougherty High School, always loved his...

Armed man abandons Bustleton robbery, says it won’t help with transplant

A man who attempted to rob a Bustleton smoke shop at gunpoint but abandoned the...

Frankford man killed inside car

A man was shot and killed Wednesday night inside a minivan outside his home on...

Burglars hid out in Rhawnhurst Target, police say

Police are looking for a man and a woman who twice hid out in a...

Man killed in Holmesburg shooting

A 36-year-old man was fatally shot early Friday morning outside his house on the 4700...

Video: Man robs Mayfair Acme at gunpoint

A man of about 40 years of age showed a female employee a gun and demanded money.

ATM skimming device found on Rhawnhurst ATM

Police are looking for two men, pictured above, who attached a skimming device and camera...

Op-ed: Red, white and blue isn’t always black and white

By Rep. Joe Hohenstein Our nation’s original 13-star flag has become the subject of controversy for two reasons: One, white supremacists have started using it...

The Lion King movie review: Hakuna Matata

It’s the circle of Disney movies, and it moves us all. No matter what we do, Disney is going to continue revamping its classic animated...

Letters to the Editor

Rich people work harder I’m becoming very intolerant about the rantings of politicians about the mythical unequal distribution of wealth. The wealthy bear the brunt...

Meditation Column: Words and deeds can have hurtful consequences

Hurt simply means to cause injury or physical pain. It also may refer to damage done or to cause harm in some sort of...

Op-ed: City officials must do more to help in the opioid crisis

By Chris Tremoglie “Why do we allow our children to stay high?” This was a question asked by Pete Smith, Republican candidate in the 6th Councilmanic...
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