A divided State Ethics Commission has decided that former Mayor John Street did not violate the state Ethics Act in the matter of a contract awarded by the Philadelphia Housing Authority.
The Taney Dragons will play their second game in this year’s Little League World Series tonight.
The Council of Indian Organizations in Greater Philadelphia held its annual festival at Penn’s Landing’s Great Plaza Saturday.
A southern New Jersey man with a criminal record dating back more than 30 years has been handed an 18-year sentence for his latest crime.
Funeral services were held Saturday for four young children who died in a fire in Southwest Philadelphia last month.
Consumer officials in New Jersey are taking a Salem County woman to court, contending she did not follow state regulations in the sale of pets.
A judge has ordered a arson suspect to wear an ankle monitor after the man was allegedly found at the home in South Jersey where a fire was set in April.
Christian Reynolds, a former band teacher at Florence High School in Burlington County, New Jersey, has been charged with having sexual contact with a female student.
It happened shortly after 12 a.m. Saturday near 55th and Lansdowne Avenue in the city’s Carroll Park neighborhood.
Philadelphia police are looking at surveillance video to help find a suspect in a Center City stabbing.
A lot of the attention has been on pitcher Mo’ne Davis, the 13-year-old girl throwing strikes at 70 miles per hour, impressing fans and her own parents.
The School District of Philadelphia will open as planned on September 8th, but with temporary “service reductions.”
Some family and friends are already there, while others are heading upstate to see the game in person.
The woman who called herself the “Black Madam” has lost a pre-trial motion to present the testimony of satisfied customers at trial, scheduled for next year.
Actress and comedian Tina Fey is taking part in a fundraiser at her old stomping grounds this weekend.