Local Ham Radio Operators Gather For Communications ExerciseHam radio operators from the Delaware Valley are among thousands taking part in a nationwide emergency communications exercise this weekend.
City Pools Officially Open For The SummerPhiladelphia's mayor joined parks and recreation staff on Thursday in a ceremonial opening of the city's pools.
Gov. Wolf Asks Sessions To Back Off Medical Marijuana PenaltiesGovernor Wolf is urging Attorney General Jeff Sessions to back off his efforts to penalize states pursuing or authorizing the use of medical marijuana.
Ardmore Native Benj Pasek Wins Tony For 'Dear Evan Hansen'An Ardmore native who catapulted to Oscar fame just months ago, now wins his first Tony.
Philadelphia Boys Choir Holding Annual ConcertThe Philadelphia Boys Choir and Chorale stages in annual concert on Sunday in Verizon Hall.
Free Library Kicks Off Summer Reading ProgramYoungsters listened to Mayor Jim Kenney and library officials talk about the fun of reading, especially exploring new subjects this summer.
Former Penn State President, Administrators Face Sentencing In Sandusky ScandalA former Penn State President and two former administrators face sentencing in Harrisburg for their roles in the cover-up of child sex abuse by former football coach Jerry Sandusky.
Pope Francis Explores Possibility Of Ordaining Married Men As PriestsIn Philadelphia, the rector of the Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Northern Liberties is married.
Archdiocese To Ordain Two New PriestsThe Philadelphia Archdiocese is celebrating the ordination of two new priests this weekend.
Gov. Wolf Stops In Philly For 'Neighborhood Check-Up'Governor Tom Wolf took a stroll in the Wynnefield section of Philadelphia Thursday afternoon to take the pulse of the neighborhood and businesses.
Supreme Court Justice Sounds Alarm On Speech, Religious LibertySupreme Court Justice Samuel Alito received an honorary degree from Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary on Wednesday and addressed graduates of the Schools of Philosophy and Theology.
South Jersey Towns Enter Competition For 'Best Main Street'Two South Jersey towns are among 25 communities across the national competing for the title of "Best Main Street."