A 24-year-old man has been sentenced to up to 37 years in prison for theft leading to senseless mayhem in his Kensington-Port Richmond neighborhood.
The City of Philadelphia’s Mural Arts program kicked off its summer program for “What We Sow,” a program that celebrates food and takes art beyond the wall with cooking demos and more.
For the past three years, the Philadelphia-based law firm Morgan Lewis & Bockius has hosted a community service week it calls “Impact Week.”
Police say a young child is in critical condition after falling from a second floor window in Kensington.
In the last year, a real estate survey shows that rentals grew by 13 percent, and that’s encouraging for neighborhood activists.
According to police, a 25-year-old man is in critical condition after he was shot four times. A 21-year-old man was also shot once.
So far, police have no suspects, but investigators are hoping neighborhood surveillance tapes may surface that will produce some leads.
Philadelphia police are searching for a female suspect who used a young child to steal a victim’s wallet inside a nail salon and the entire incident was caught on surveillance video.
Police have arrested Manuel Maldonado, 25, for threatening witnesses who could testify against former Philadelphia Police Officer Richard DeCoatsworth, according to police sources.
Philadelphia Police are investigating shootings that sent several people to the hospital on Memorial Day.
Police say they’re looking for a blue Chrysler 300 taxi cab with silver trim and a cage in the rear.
…and they’re all the weekend of May 18th! Get ready for some fabulous variety in street food.
The incident happened at about 3:30 p.m. on the 700 block of East Ontario Street.
Authorities are offering a $5,000 reward as they try to find the person who severely burned a kitten found in a Philadelphia neighborhood last week.
Volunteers started work yesterday on what they’re calling an “urban farm,” across the street from the Kensington facility, that will provide fresh ingredients for its lunch program and food cupboard.