The Salvation Army bell ringers collect spare change during the holidays to help those in need, AND that money is a portion of what’s raised to help people all year.
Frank Rizzo Jr. says after three years on the sidelines, including switching parties last year, he wants to get back to tackling pressing issues.
Charged is 26-year-old Darius Smith, who was taken into custody in the parking lot of the Cherry Hill Mall.
Cecelia Robinson surrendered to police in Chicago and will be returned to Pennsylvania to face charges.
Marie Bontigao, who operated an “Exit Realty” franchise with locations in Philadelphia, New Jersey, and Delaware, is charged with operating a Ponzi scheme.
A Philadelphia Park Ranger is recovering after he was beaten and kicked while working in Love Park on Friday evening. The attack was caught on tape.
It started with a promised refund of $300 from a man posing as a software company employee.
More charges have been filed against members of the Ironworkers Local 401, alleging they damaged work sites where non-union construction workers were hired.
A state grant will help officials in Gloucester County study driver behavior at crosswalks to get the word out — state law requires you to stop for pedestrians.
An impressive collection of artifacts including stone tools, cooking pots, and pipes used by Native Americans as far back as 3,500 B.C. will be displayed for free at First Presbyterian Church (418 East Girard Avenue) from 6pm to 8pm.
The hunt is on for the killer of an elderly man inside his East Norriton home.
The victim says the other man started a lewd conversation, then groped him before taking off.
A security officer at the store, on Wheatsheaf Lane in the city’s Richmond section, recognized the man from a theft two days earlier, and security video shows him stuffing the boxesinto a backpack.
Voters ousted Washington, choosing instead Wyncote attorney Art Haywood as their Democratic candidate for the 4th District.
Signs warning travelers about MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) have been posted at Philadelphia International Airport and other airports around the country.