A Philadelphia jury hears from the victim of a brazen, mid-day attempted abduction in South Philadelphia in July of last year. And the attack, targeting a 10-year-old girl walking with her toddler brother, was caught on surveillance video.
“My son was mugged by eight to nine juveniles, a block away from his home,” Carol Lanni recalls.
Employees of Digitas Health took a day away from the office to help spruce up Girard Elementary School in time for the start of the school year.
Dozens of residents of South Philadelphia met at the Sacks Recreation Center and Playground Monday night for the annual South Philadelphia National Night Out and Kick off Rally Celebration.
Police say two men are hospitalized after a shooting in South Philadelphia Tuesday night.
On the day after an explosion rocked a South Philadelphia street, some residents who were forced out of their homes returned.
One resident says he is no hero, but what he did is nothing short of heroic.
Residents living on Daley Street can’t believe what they saw and heard.
The incident happened at about 9:15 p.m. at S. Broad Street and Pattison Avenue.
Authorities investigated an animal-hoarding case in South Philadelphia Friday night.
Training camp is underway for the Eagles, South Philly style.
South Philly residents who’ve been worried about the possible demolition of a much-loved 19th century firehouse are breathing a bit easier, though only a bit.
First District councilman Mark Squilla says he’s finally been able to speak with the CEO of the firm that controls the old Engine 46 firehouse at Reed and Water Streets, near Delaware Avenue.
Police are searching for the suspects who attacked a 53-year-old man in South Philadelphia.
Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.) says he and colleagues are battling to keep the project — dubbed the “Energy Efficient Buildings Hub” — from being defunded.