The Philadelphia Streets Department says that it is continuing its snow-fighting efforts into the afternoon.
Don’t leave your pets in the cold. That’s the advice from animal rights group PETA, which sent out an advisory on keeping animals safe when the mercury drops.
While the snow is keeping many people at home and many businesses closed, one Philadelphia museum is offering visitors a deal to brave the weather.
The number of nuns at the Monastery of the Dominican Nuns of the Perpetual Rosary, on Haddon Avenue, had fallen to four, and the order made a change of address.
“This is not something we get every day, ” said fire commissioner Lloyd Ayers at the presentation of a check for $59,110 from the Insurance Society of Philadelphia.
“I was a volunteer for two years, and I worked four jobs just so I could pay my rent,” says Craft. “It’s been a struggle, but it’s incredible to see how it’s benefiting these kids.”
It’s a collection of trees designed and decorated by different groups around the area, on display in the hotel’s historic rotunda lobby.
Montgomery County’s Child Advocacy Center has received critical funding that officials say will be used to expand the training they provide to better protect children.
The Cooper River will be dredged beginning next July and that means the rowing community is going to have to look for other venues for 2014.
A new long-term lease between SEPTA and the city for properties like the Broad Street Subway and the Suburban Station concourse gained initial approval this past week in City Council, but some lawmakers are unhappy with parts of the deal involving advertising revenue.
A newly released independent study on New Jersey’s parole system suggests it could use some work.
The Philadelphia 76ers recognized Montgomery County’s First Assistant District Attorney this week as one of their “Heroes Among Us” and it came as quite a surprise to the recipient.
Pearl Harbor has become the centerpiece of a personal mission for the Kimmel family of Wilmington.
“You’re gonna travel back in time and experience life on the western front for the Battle of Schmidt, which took place in the fall of 1945,” says Beth Beatty, the executive director at Fort Mifflin.
Aboard the Battleship New Jersey on the Camden waterfront, a ceremony was held that included one of the dwindling number of remaining Pearl Harbor survivors.