Around Town

Half-price clothing sale The Classroom Thrift Shop, 4301 Tyson Ave., sponsored by the women of Temple Menorah Keneseth Chai, will hold its half-price clothing sale...

Blythe has drive for teammates, Crusaders

Justin Blythe learned the importance of being a good teammate early in his high school career. Blythe is a senior point guard on the Father...

Wreath plays big for Quakers

There was a time Ryan Wreath could get by on size. Then he got to high school. Wreath was a four-year starter on the Penn Charter...

Police investigating Wissinoming murder

The police homicide division is investigating a homicide that took place Monday night in Wissinoming. At...

Police looking for hit-and-run driver

The police Accident Investigation Division, based at 26th and Master streets, held a news conference...

Police investigating fatal shooting of 12-year-old

Police are continuing to investigate a shooting that claimed the life of a 12-year-old Frankford...

4 held in connection with Cpl. O’Connor murder

Municipal Court Judge James M. DeLeon last week held four men in connection with the...

Police searching for hit-and-run suspect

Police are looking for information about a suspect who fled the scene after driving into...

Reward offered in Frankford homicide investigation

The city of Philadelphia is offering a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest...

Letters to the editor

A good job by Tom Murt Upon hearing that state Rep. Tom Murt is stepping down from 30-plus years of public service, I wanted to...

Letters to the editor

Commit to voting Wow. I want to thank everyone who voted in this past election. Hoping that all of you who voted will maintain that commitment...

Letters to the editor

Educate the children How about the teacher negotiations make great strides toward the safety and education of the students. The “work to rule” action section...

Letters to the editor

The next Detroit Wallace was not walking like he was taking a stroll in the park. His behavior was wild and erratic. He was wielding...

Student voices

Address gun control Greetings, this is Ana Zhou, a student at Masterman who is currently researching significant issues addressed by my district representative, Ed Neilson....
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