And for the first time in 70 years, two of the war’s oldest veterans, in one of the most harrowing battles, were together again — shaking hands for first time.
Forty-eight hours after he was trapped inside his burning patrol car following an accident on a South Philadelphia street, Officer Mark Kimsey, walking on crutches, his girlfriend at his side, returned to the 17th Police District to tell his remarkable story of survival — and the two Good Samaritans who saved his life.
Cheesesteaks, Billy Penn and the American flag…they’re about as Philadelphia as it gets. But what about the woman who sewed that flag?
It’s a four-year pilot at the Jackson and Ziegler schools, using software designed by AIM Academy, of Conshohocken.
An intersection in Grays Ferry is shut down due to a water main break that occurred Wednesday afternoon.
Signs asking customers to take off their hoodies or masks before entering are popping up on many corner stores in South Philadelphia.
The 76ers are one of a handfull of NBA teams utilizing this new court projection system this season.
Geno Vento paid several thousand dollars for the monument he’s erected on the front of his famed cheesesteak shop.
Philadelphia police are searching for the Halloween Grinch who was caught on tape stealing decorations.
Police are investigating what caused a car to slam into a building in South Philadelphia Tuesday morning.
A Philadelphia special education teacher is searching for her beloved Louie. When someone stole her car in South Philadelphia, Louie, a Labrador, was in the back.
Ebola zombies, Ebola containment workers and even an Ebola soup are some ideas being thrown out there for Halloween costumes this year.
Police are investigating a deadly shooting in Philadelphia Tuesday morning.
It happened around 4:45 p.m. Monday at 15th Street and Passyunk Avenue.
Philadelphia police are searching for the suspect who robbed a hotel early Monday morning.