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Off-duty police officer dies in Holme Avenue crash

An off-duty Philadelphia police officer died early Saturday morning after his car veered off Holme Avenue and hit a tree, according to authorities. Alexis Montanez, 38, of the 6300 block of Langdon Street in Oxford...

Boxing card at FOP will raise money for Global War on Terrorism Memorial

Philadelphia police officers will square off with union trade members in a series of boxing matches on Friday, Sept. 13, to raise money for the proposed Pennsylvania Global War on Terrorism Memorial. The event will...

Taubenberger presents Council citation to Greater Kensington String Band

City Councilman Al Taubenberger on Aug. 31 presented a citation honoring and recognizing Greater Kensington String Band. The presentation took place at the Volksfest at Cannstatter’s, where the string band has been performing for 40...

Henon and seniors bowl at Thunderbird Lanes

City Councilman Bobby Henon (D-6th dist.) hosted Senior Bowling with Bobby on Aug. 28 at Thunderbird Lanes.

Lane closures on northbound 95

PennDOT announced that a double left-lane closure will be in place weeknights on northbound Interstate 95 from the Ashburner Street overpass to the Bucks County line on Monday, Sept. 9, through Friday, Sept. 20,...

Friends of Pennypack Park fills 43 bags of debris

Friends of Pennypack Park recently cleaned the Little City/Rhawn Street area. In all, 38 volunteers cleared 43 bags of trash and cans and other debris. The volunteers were Melissa Rosato and son Ben, Megan Miller, Jackie...

Addison and Oaklyn itching for a home of their own

Addison was found as a stray. Her skin wasn't in the best shape when Diamonds in the Ruff rescued her, so she's on medication, but she is just as playful as any other dog....

Worker electrocuted in Mayfair

An employee who was working to install a storm drain near Lincoln High School is in critical condition after being electrocuted Thursday morning, police said. The 46-year-old man was drilling underground to put in a...

Bicyclist killed in Tacony crash

A 43-year-old bicyclist died Wednesday morning after being hit by a car in Tacony, authorities said. Just after 6:30 a.m., officers responded to the 4800 block of Levick Street, and found the man, who was...
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