Visitors were standing in line to see Mighty Mike, the aquarium’s fourteen-foot, 800-pound American alligator.
Michael and Yechiel Lichtenstein rose to notoriety in Philadelphia when a building they owned in Kensington burned in 2012, killing two firefighters.
Six young and successful men got together in 1812 in a cake shop near 3rd and Market Streets to launch their endeavor.
Sugarhouse casino officials say construction should take about two years now that the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has approved a revised plan to expand their waterfront casino.
While this suit for damages (due to illness and for continued medical monitoring) includes some civilians, it also represents the grievances of some of the first responders who went toward the danger.
A City Council committee has agreed to relax zoning restrictions in a portion of Old City near the Benjamin Franklin Bridge.
Forty percent of Philadelphians witnessed violent incidents while they were growing up, according to a groundbreaking survey that attempts to figure out the impact of adverse childhood experiences on adult health.
The advertising benches are typically cement and wood, and advertise everything from strip clubs to diners.
They’re not much to look at and not even good eating, but it’s tough to overstate the importance of freshwater mussels.
It’s an idea to breathe new life into a languishing former industrial area between Philadelphia International Airport and University City.
The list, which highlights the 12 fruits and vegetables that are most contaminated by pesticides, included an additional “Plus” category for the second year in a row.
One by one, kids dipped a thumb into green paint and then put their mark on a white planter box which will be given to first lady Michelle Obama for the White House garden.
People have a myriad of reasons for deciding to get out of second homes, some of which have been in the family for generations.
On Monday, world-renowned artist Peter Hutchinson added his touch at the Artlantic site.
The spring allergy season, which had been forecast to be a bad one, is living up to its billing.