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Thursday morning food giveaways continue in Lawncrest

Elected officials, civic leaders and business owners last week joined forces to distribute 720 boxes of food in the St. William Catholic Church/MaST Charter School parking lot, 6200 Rising Sun Ave. When the giveaway debuted...

Nazareth Academy grads celebrated at Senior Salute

The Nazareth Academy Class of 2020 was back on campus on Monday to take part in a Senior Salute. The girls arrived in their caps and gown, receiving their yearbook and a video of them...

5 young people seriously injured in Grant Avenue crash

Five young people were seriously injured in a two-car crash on Monday night on Grant Avenue, just west of Bustleton Avenue. The police department said the accident took place at about 10:35 p.m. Police said a...

Philly headed to yellow tier on Friday

The city on Tuesday reported 23,034 confirmed coronavirus cases. An interactive map of cases broken down by ZIP code can be found at phila.gov. There have been a total of 1,290 deaths in the city. Six-hundred...

Cleaning up after the looting

While Center City, West Philadelphia and Overbrook have maybe experienced the worst looting and rioting in the last several days, parts of the Northeast have also been vandalized. Donny Smith, president of the Mayfair Civic...

Fox Chase holding online event for cancer patients Thursday night

Fox Chase Cancer Center will host an online patient education event on Thursday, June 4, to help address concerns and questions that patients may have as they navigate their cancer journey amid the COVID-19...

One person, 22 dogs dead in Frankford fire

Officials are still investigating the cause of a fire started this morning that claimed the life of one person and 22 dogs. Companies arrived at a two-story rowhouse on the 1800 block of Sanger Street...

Mail-in ballots accepted Tuesday at Bustleton and Bowler

City Councilman Brian O’Neill (R-10th dist.) announced that, on Tuesday, June 2, registered voters will be able to return their mail-in ballots at his office at Bustleton Avenue and Bowler Street. Filled-in ballots will be...

FOP responds to violent protests

In light of yesterday’s riots in Center City Philadelphia that resulted in more than 200 arrests, FOP Lodge 5 president John McNesby issued a statement saying “vandalizing and looting our great city will not...

Coco, Theo hoping for a family of their own

Coco is a 5-year-old girl who is at Philadelphia’s Animal Care and Control. The dog is very shy, but with enough patience and treats, you’ll have yourself a new best friend. Coco is super affectionate, loves...
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