It took more than two years and the intervention of a judge for residents affected by the 2012 water main break to receive damages from the city. But because the city’s liability is capped at $500,000 under state law, the homeowners ended up being compensated for only about two thirds of their damages.
This year’s grand marshal is boxing champ Bernard Hopkins, who is blown away by tens of thousands of people who showed up and honored to be a part of the event.
The incident occurred on 7th and Morris Streets.
Two college design students are volunteering their talents to bring a church building back to life.
The fire was reported around 10:15 p.m. Friday at the 2800 block of South Marshall Street.
Each customer will get a free mini donut covered in glaze and topped with rainbow Jimmies, or sprinkles.
This year, the Philadelphia Eagles and Philadelphia Police are tweaking some of the post-game traffic patterns hoping to keep the masses moving.
The iconic Pat’s King of Steaks in South Philadelphia has a new look after 84 years.
Forty-six-year-old Christopher Smith was charged with attempted murder and arson in connection with the fire on Sigel Street.
Attention, Funfetti fans: Kermit’s Bake Shoppe in South Philly is offering free cupcakes through Friday.
Volunteers from the carpenters’ union and five builders are donating time, helping Habitat for Humanity complete the homes in three days.
DRWC president Tom Corcoran explains that Pier 68 South is located adjacent to the Walmart-Home Depot-Superfresh shopping complex in South Philadelphia.
An elderly man is in critical condition after a violent attack in South Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.
Police in Philadelphia are investigating two separate shootings in the city.
A water main break in South Philadelphia early Friday morning damaged at least one home and created a traffic headache.