Drexel University held a ceremonial groundbreaking Friday for a high-rise, mixed-use development at Lancaster Avenue and 34th Street.
Former Phillie Shane Victorino played a pivotal role in Boston’s run to the World Series title, giving Phillies fans something to cheer about.
The retailing leviathan Walmart has been on an internal-promotions binge this year, and on Tuesday a corporate executive visited the Walmart store in South Philadelphia to personally promote six employees.
Former KYW Newsradio Vice President and General Manager Roy Shapiro was laid to rest Sunday. Friends and coworkers gathered at the memorial service.
Radnor police superintendent William Colarulo announced that the murder of Jennifer Tong, on June 26, 1993, is being reexamined.
The 34-year-old mother of two was found shot in the head in the back of her car which was parked on the side of South Spring Mill Road with the engine running and the emergency lights flashing.
There’s an online campaign to help fund a project that will provide space for local artists, small businesses and start-ups.
A North Philadelphia public health center is celebrating works of art created by more than two dozen patients at the facility.
The restaurant will remain open while the brewery shuts down for six weeks in early 2014.
The craft beer industry continues to explode.There are about 2,500 breweries in the United States and more than a dozen in Philadelphia and the surrounding area.
Tom Kelly calls it “the picture that defines me.”
Teams of 20 take turns pulling the 50-ton jet to raise money for the United Way of Philadelphia and New Jersey.
The “Made in America” event gave local firms a chance to showcase some of the more cutting-edge technologies available to manufacturers.
The grant will allow work to continue on such projects as the Delaware River Trail, between Washington Avenue and Spring Garden Street; a park at Pier 68, in Pennsport; and connector street amenities on Tasker Street.
The first trainload of crude oil arrived Wednesday from North Dakota’s Bakken shale region, only about a year after PES and the Carlyle Group took over the operation of the refinery complex from Sunoco.