Dozens Attend Papal Watch Party At St. Joe's Student CenterPope Francis' remarks to Congress were broadcast on a big screen at the perch, with everyone inside listening closely.
Many Jews Will Mark Yom Kippur By Fasting And Reflecting On Past YearToday is Yom Kippur, or the Day of Atonement, the holiest day on the Hebrew calendar.
AAA Mid-Atlantic Warns Drivers To Be Prepared For Papal VisitAAA Mid-Atlantic is advising drivers who plan to venture out into the papal pandemonium to have a plan.
PATCO GM: Wifi Will Be Available To Riders In OctoberPATCO riders will soon be able to check their email and send tweets from trains and stations via free WiFi.
Wounded Police Officer And Family Selected To Greet Pope Francis In PhiladelphiaMembers of the Bowes family were shocked to hear the announcement following the 10:30 a.m. mass Sunday at St. Christopher's Parish in Somerton.
Senator Casey Pushes Bill Aimed At Reducing Youth Crime RatesPennsylvania U.S. Senator Bob Casey is seeking support for a bill that he is sponsoring in Washington that would provide more funding to prevent crime committed by young people.
St. Joe's Plays Host To 33rd Annual Riyaadah GamesThousands of Muslims from throughout the country are visiting Philadelphia this weekend for the 33rd annual Riyaadah Games at St. Joseph's University.
Center City Residents Start Making Plans Ahead Of Pope's VisitMany residents and people who work in the city are starting to think about how they will get around when Pope Francis is in town.
MANNA Honors Businessman On SHK Day Of CaringBusinessman and philanthropist Steven H. Korman was honored with a special designation by MANNA today for his continued support.
Pa. Casino Regulators Hear Sugarhouse Request For 3-Year License RenewalManagement spoke about how the gambling hall has been a responsible neighbor in Fishtown while keeping more than 1,200 jobs in the city.
Annual Reading of Declaration of Independence Draws Hundreds in Old CityIt was on this date, 239 years ago, that residents of the colonies heard the first public reading of the Declaration of Independence, bringing the high-stakes rebellion into the spotlight.
New Wheelchair-Accessible Cabs Begin Rolling Onto Philadelphia's StreetsA Dodge Journey van was the first wheelchair-accessible vehicle (WAV) to hit the road since 50 new WAV taxi medallions were sold by the PPA.