The Monkey and The Elephant, at 29th Street and Girard Avenue, employs young people who are aging out of the foster care system.
Ashley Reichard, 26,was charged Wednesday for her abusing her 11 month-old daughter and lying to investigators about having ovarian cancer, according to court documents obtained by Eyewitness News.
Investigators say in August 2010 and again in August 2011, suspect Robert Palen picked up women in the area of Torresdale and Longshore Avenues and offered them a ride home.
The incident occurred around 10:40 p.m. March 20 on the 400 block of Fairmount Avenue.
Marple Township police say the operation is known all over the East Coast as the “Felony Lane Gang.”
Former NFL Head Coach Dick Vermeil told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT morning host Chris Stigall that he would be surprised if the St. Louis Rams (the team that he won his only Super Bowl with) would move to Los Angeles.
One of the busiest play parks in Philadelphia is back for its ninth season since a major renovation.
Stephanie Singer is being challenged in her re-election bid over her petition signatures.
City Council overwhelming approved the installation of two electronic advertising structures, dubbed “Urban Experiential Displays,” ranging in height from 30 to 50 feet.
Police suspect Amanda Deguio may have been the victim of foul play. Her family acknowledges she was engaged in prostitution.
West feels that much of the mainstream media are trying to “paint him as a victim,” but West thinks that he just suffered the consequences of his actions.
Officials note that today’s proceeding was far calmer than the previous one, during which the defendant had to be subdued by court deputies and police officers.
A teenager is in critical condition after he was shot several times outside a mini-mart in Philadelphia Thursday.
“The media portrays him as just grabbing publicity, but I think he is taking a serious look at it and looking at all of the pros and cons,” Forbes said.
The University of Pennsylvania has chosen five students for its inaugural “President’s Engagement Prize,” created for students who have a plan to make the world a better place.
Animals at the Philadelphia Zoo have their own ways of dealing with the heat. But taking a dip in the pool is still the most popular way for both humans and our four-legged friends.