This is National Volunteer Week, and here in Philadelphia the importance of ordinary people who respond to emergencies took on special meaning in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings just one week ago.
Four people who are members of the social news site Reddit lived above the fabric store that burned. They’ve had to find somewhere else to stay as they work to get their lives back on track.
The Red Cross is helping multiple people who were displaced by a fire in Northeast Philadelphia.
The fire is believed to have started inside of Jack B’s Fabric at 4th and Fitzwater before spreading to neighboring apartments and businesses.
A multi-alarm Pottstown fire quickly spread and damaged several row homes Sunday morning. No injuries were reported.
One woman is dead and more than three dozen people are displaced after an apartment fire Saturday morning in Lansdowne, Delaware County.
Giving a pint of blood can earn you a pint of something tasty at an upcoming Montgomery County blood drive.
January is National Blood Donor Month.
The local chapter of the Red Cross says they are assisting 16 people who were forced from their homes by fire on Christmas Day.
Sandy upended homes and lives along the New Jersey coastline, but in Wildwood, Sandy couldn’t put a stop to Christmas.
Firefighters are investigating a fire that occurred early Saturday morning in the Northern Liberties section of Philadelphia.
Firefighters battled two separate fires in the city of Philadelphia on Friday.
A fire in Norristown Tuesday afternoon is under investigation.
17-year-old Andrew Nyhus, who was lucky enough to get into the Philadelphia Marathon, is running to help victims of Sandy.
The drives will benefit numerous New Jersey relief organizations, including the Salvation Army and United Way of Monmouth County.