Just in time for the busy holiday shopping season, there is new life for a legendary center city retail location.
He joined more than 130 others who did likewise, stepping off the roof and out of their comfort zone, to support scholarships for Philadelphia Outward Bound School programs.
Following its successful “Donuts with Dad” program, a K-8 school in Southwest Philadelphia today held a “Muffins with Mom” event.
Gov. Corbett signed into law a measure that he says is intended to curb the “obscene celebrity” cultivated by convicts such as Mumia Abu-Jamal.
The judge granted a preliminary injunction sought by the PFT. Two weeks ago, the SRC announced it was going to begin requiring Philadelphia public school teachers to pay a contribution to their health insurance.
Early next month, gamblers who want to try their hand at poker will be able to have a seat inside Philadelphia’s first poker room.
Paul Strand is regarded as a towering figure in modern photography. His early work, between 1915 and 1920, is his most celebrated.
The first lady and other Democratic Party officials came to show their support for Tom Wolf in his race for governor of Pennsylvania.
Now that Septa has a tentative agreement with its Regional Rail engineers, talks are resuming with the transit agency’s biggest union, representing bus, subway, and trolley workers.
She’ll appear Wednesday morning at the Emanuel Recreation Center, 8500 Pickering Avenue, in Mt. Airy.
Philadelphia Police are putting out the word about a series of armed robberies in the Northeast, with the same offender hitting a wide range of commercial businesses.
Called the ‘Sounds of Camden,’ visitors will be able to check out record players, old-time radios, old-school advertisements, as well as historic RCA Victor recordings.
PCA hopes the Senior Strut might spur older adults to join or form walking groups, because walking increases blood flow to the heart, lungs and brain that can put you in a good mood and lower stress.
“This is not the preferred route, but it is where we are,” Nutter said today.
School Reform Commission chair Bill Green said the SRC is exercising its option to unilaterally modify its labor contract with the PFT.