A group of Fishtown residents say they want to preserve a historic church that the Archdiocese closed in March.
Early in the morning of April 3, an unknown male was captured on surveillance video approaching Laurentius Church on the 1600 block of East Berks.
The Saint Laurentius Church has been examined on multiple occasions over the past several months by an engineering firm and an inspection earlier this week led to a recommendation to close the worship site.
The suspects were both pointing guns at the victim and his friends demanding money. When the male refused to hand over his property, the first suspect fired three shots at him, striking him once in his left leg.
Twenty-six-year-old Victor Quach was stationed at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware and was assigned to the 436th Civil Engineer Squadron as a Fuel and Water Maintenance technician.
There’s good and bad news about ‘Millennials’ in Philadelphia. They’re moving here and they like the town, but they apparently don’t want to stay.
Philadelphia Police are searching for a suspect who they believe robbed one store and tried to rob another in Fishtown early Thursday morning.
Police are searching for a man who robbed Loco Pez Bar and Restaurant in Fishtown early Wednesday morning, armed with a sawed-off shotgun.
Philadelphia Police are searching for two suspects wanted in connection with a robbery in Fishtown.
German culture was celebrated in Fishtown at one of several Oktoberfest gatherings taking place in Philadelphia this month.
The Philadelphia Police Department is looking to identify a suspect who burglarized a home in Fishtown.
Developer plans to convert an old industrial building in Fishtown to a 57-unit apartment complex and City Fitness gym are causing contention among neighbors.
Joe Brooks, head of the USO of Pennsylvania and Southern NJ, says the boxes contained not only local products such as Tastykakes and Wawa coffee, but some more personal items.
“I didn’t really decide to become a motorcycle mechanic, that’s just what I did,” explains Adam Cramer, star of a new Discovery Channel TV show.
The ribbon-cutting and inaugural bike ride showcased Philadelphia’s first separated on-road bicycle and pedestrian trail, running for about 1,400 feet from Spring Garden Street to Ellen Street.