Elkins Park

The sign outside Cheltenham High School welcomes Josh Fattal home.

Freed Hikers Back In America

Family members of the two hikers were able to meet them in Oman to begin the celebration of freedom, but friends were still waiting to welcome Joshua Fattal home.


FILE: Josh Fattal appears before a judge in Tehran in Feb. 2011

Elkins Park Native Josh Fattal Could Be Set Free From Iran

A defense attorney says Iran has set bail of $500,000 each for two American men arrested more than two years ago and convicted on spy-related charges.


Two American Hikers Jailed In Iran Head Back To Court In Tehran

Twenty-nine-year old American hikers Josh Fattal, whose family lives in Elkins Park, Montgomery County and Shane Bauer have been in jail in Iran for two years.


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Local Rabbi Has Advice For Dad’s Suffering From Empty Nest Syndrome

On this Father’s Day, one of the toughest things Dad has to do is let go when it’s time for his child to leave the nest.


FILE: Josh Fattal appears before a judge in Tehran in Feb. 2011

Friends Fast To Mark Pennsylvania Hiker’s Birthday In Iran

Supporters of a hiker from suburban Philadelphia being held in Iran are fasting to protest his second straight birthday behind bars.


Laura Fattal (right) has not spoken to her son Josh (center) since late 2010. (credit: Getty Images)

Family Of Hiker Imprisoned In Iran Holds Fundraiser In Center City

It may be a somber “happy hour” at Tavern on Broad Friday night when the mother and brother of captured hiker Josh Fattal speak.


photo of painting by Anthony Zaremba (by KYW's Karin Phillips)

MossRehab Is ‘All About Art’?

Artwork lines the walls along the hallways of MossRehab in Elkins Park for the annual exhibit of work by artists with disabilities.



The Maddie Movement Helps Local Families Deal With A Crisis

An Elkins Park mom has written a book that has sparked a movement to help children understand what’s happening when their parents are going through crises.