The fire reportedly started around 10am at the school near Broad and Spring Garden Streets.
Detectives are asking for the public’s help finding two men who robbed a bar in Fairmount this week.
The historic Eastern State Penitentiary, in Fairmount, launches its 2015 season with new art installations and a free open house on Friday evening.
Authorities say a construction worker is in critical condition after an accident Saturday morning in Fairmount.
Philadelphia Police are investigating a reported abduction of a woman along the 3200 block of Sedgley Drive.
Here’s a question you’ve probably never been asked: do you think you can eat a whole pig? You have a chance to find out Saturday in Fairmount.
Do you think you can eat a whole pig? You’ll have a chance to find out Saturday March 21st all throughout Fairmount.
Police are searching for several teenagers who choked and stole an iPhone from a 13-year-old in Philadelphia.
Organizer Every Heard says there are plans to have a photographer on site for before and after photos, refreshments from Rybrew and maybe even a couple musical performances.
Police say a man held up the Urban Saloon in Fairmount at gunpoint early Thursday morning, and got away with a significant amount of cash.
“Our first sisters came from our mother house in Steyl, Holland, so the occasion we’re actually celebrating is the anniversary of their arrival,” says Sister Mary Caritas (center).
If you bring a new unwrapped toy or book for the kids to Eastern State Penitentiary, the historic site will grant a second tour admission free of charge. The toy drive is a partnership between Eastern State and Philadelphia FIGHT’s Institute for Community Justice.
For no reason whatsoever last week, 24-year-old Shane Carey was savagely beaten in Center City Philadelphia by a group of thugs. The beating left him with a fractured jaw. The story has gotten very little media attention, barely a blip on the radar.
Paris fashion week may have just ended, but Philadelphia’s Project HOME showed off its own high style collection Thursday outside of its Homespun Boutique in Fairmount.
A new program that lets folks rent bicycles for short periods of time is on its way to Philadelphia.