One statistic: more than 3,800 calls for a “person with a gun,” and not one shot was fired by an officer.
Ten US military veterans, all formerly homeless, have graduated from a job training program during ceremonies at a center city Philadelphia hotel.
Federal prosecutors, the mayor and Philadelphia police officials met with more than a dozen community leaders Monday in the second roundtable discussion on community policing.
South Street will come alive the first weekend in May as one of the largest festivals of the year in the area returns.
Following a scathing inspector general’s report last week, the public pressure for reforms at the Philadelphia VA office continues.
John Dodds, head of the Philadelphia Unemployment Project, is hoping that local lawmakers pass a law like New York’s, stopping employers from running credit checks on potential hires or current workers.
Among those who are joining the cause, at least temporarily, is Philadelphia schools superintendent William Hite.
“Tebow mania” is once again all over social media, after news that the quarterback is headed to Philadelphia.
Links to registration form is here. You can drop completed form at City Hall Room 142 until 5pm, or at 520 North Delaware Avenue until 12 midnight.
The list is a tightly guarded secret, at least for now.
When Valerie Crabbe and Larry Harris got married, they already had six kids between them and decided to adopt two more. They now run a foundation to help foster kids.
Friends and family paid their respects to the two-year-old boy who was killed in last weeks Kensington hit-and-run.
This year’s ceremony marked 70 years since the liberation of some concentration camps and the end of World War II.
More than 50 food trucks lined up in Lot K and thousands of people turned out for food and fun in the sun, including Nadine from Mount Royal, New Jersey.
Among those at the event was Melissa Coleman from Devon, who got a new kidney seven years ago.
After forty-two years on Independence Mall, KYW Newsradio moves to new studios and newsroom at the CBS Broadcast Center, 16th and Spring Garden Streets!