African Methodist Episcopal Church Celebrates 200th Anniversary With Bronze Statue Of FounderMother Bethel AME Church in Society Hill is abuzz today as the African Methodist Episcopal faith celebrates a major milestone with the unveiling of a statute of its founder.
Body Of Woman Found In Society HillPolice say a woman, believed to be approximately 50 years old, was found unresponsive around 10:30 a.m. Saturday along 500 block of South 5th Street. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
Could There Be Buried Treasure In Society Hill?A local historian came across what could be a clue to hidden treasure in Society Hill.
Positively Philadelphia: A Historically Haunted Philadelphia House?"It's supposedly the most haunted house in Philadelphia," says Powel House caretaker Jennifer Davidson.
Positively Philadelphia: Historic House In Society HillAt 244 South 3rd Street in Society Hill is the historic house museum -- the Powel House.
Man, 21, Killed In Center City CrashIt happened around 4 a.m. Sunday at 4th and Lombard Streets in the Society Hill section of the city.
Philadelphia Police Searching For Suspect Wanted For 2 Commercial BurglariesThe suspect was captured on surveillance video in both incidents.
Prayers For Charleston Nine And Healing In Society HillThe church rang with music and pastor Mark Tyler's words, words of hope and healing.
Positively Philadelphia: Celebrating Lafayette's Arrival in Colonial AmericaWalter Staib, chef-owner of the City Tavern in Society Hill, has been named culinary ambassador for the replica tall ship of the Marquis de Lafayette, which will be arriving in Philadelphia later this month.
Developer Plans Apartments at Superfresh Site, Vows to Work with NeighborsResidents of the city's Society Hill neighborhood are worried that they could lose the area's only full-sized supermarket. But a developer who plans to buy the site says he would like to include a grocery store in the project.
Suspects Armed With AK-47 Rob Man Of iPhone, Wallet In Society HillPolice are searching for two suspects who used an AK-47 to rob a man of his wallet and iPhone a short distance from the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia.
Local Clergy Bring Ash Wednesday Ceremony To Jefferson StationThis is the third year that clergy from Saint Peter's Episcopal Church in Society Hill are here at Jefferson Station, formerly known as Market East, on Ash Wednesday.