The festivities kicked off at Dilworth Park with speakers and live performances by musicians with disabilities.
Parking Authority Deputy Director Richard Dickson found himself in hot water, this week, when a website reported that, while briefing his board on the papal visit, he said the “security perimeter” would extend from Girard Avenue to South Street and river to river.
It happened around 4 a.m. Saturday at Danny’s Midnight Confessions along the 100 block of South 13th Street.
The crosswalks represent the rainbow flag, which has become a symbol of the LGBT community.
Surveillance footage showed a female placing tape over the ATM camera and installing the device several times starting on May 3rd.
A local actor’s life changed after he became the victim of a hit-and-run in Center City.
Authorities say the 68-year-old male was struck near 11th and Market Streets a little before around 1 a.m.
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Philadelphia Police Department have announced two arrests in connection with the Jewelers’ Row abduction case.
Police are investigating a rash of scooter and motorcycle thefts in Philadelphia.
Police say a female pedestrian died after she was struck by a Duck Boat that was filled with passengers in Center City Friday.
Reporters at the conference table just grabbed their gear and bolted.
The suspect is described as a black male between 35-40 years old with a medium build.
Demonstrators are marching the streets in Center City Philadelphia on Friday night.
Police say it happened at about 4:17 p.m. Tuesday at the 2300 block of Chestnut Street.
Temple University has high hopes for a newly opened cafe and bookstore at its Center City campus.