The new race, called the Philly Cycling Classic, will have a shorter course that will be more concentrated in Manayunk, Roxborough, and East Falls.
SEPTA officials say a car hit a SEPTA bus Friday afternoon in the Roxborough neighborhood of Philadelphia.
Whether you are a trust-fund baby with oodles of cash to blow on designer labels or a frugal fashionista looking for the latest designs, Philly has a store to suit any budget.
A retired police officer was arrested and charged in connection with a luring attempt involving an 8-year-old girl last month in the city’s Roxborough neighborhood, according to authorities.
Friday was the first day of class for Philadelphia public school students.
About 300 people grabbed a spot on the lawn at Lovett Park on Germantown Avenue to watch the opening ceremony on a 12-foot television screen.
Geraldine Cherry, 49, is behind bars on charges she murdered a neighbor by stuffing a piece of rope down her throat.
Manayunk/Roxborough Community Joins With Police In Attempt To Control Drunken Partying At This Weekend’s Bike Race
Members of the Roxborough/Manayunk community have been concerned for years that the crowd gathering along the Manayunk Wall for the race was getting out of control with unruly house parties, public urination, and underage drinking.
It’s hard to imagine how teeny tiny toadlets — smaller than a dime — manage to climb the steep sides of the reservoir, let alone hop down the ramps to cross busy Port Royal Avenue to relative safety.
A Roxborough family is mourning the loss of their family dog after someone shot their Lab-mix in the stomach with a shotgun.
A fire in a Roxborough shopping center destroyed four businesses and damaged at least another three storefronts overnight.
The big problem in Philadelphia remains the potential for widespread flooding.
Among the best known local post offices on the list are the Benjamin Franklin post office in Old City, and ones in Manayunk, Roxborough, East Germantown, 30th Street train station, Overbrook, and St. Davids.
His family says Rashawn Anderson dreamed of playing in the NBA one day, but police say the 18-year-old was shot multiple times in the head on Monday night in the Abbottsford Homes complex, in Hunting Park.
Yemi Bello, of the Roxborough YMCA, tells Pat and Ukee about some of the Y’s kids’ programs, and shares tips for getting your own kids moving. Watch this video…