US Senator Pat Toomey Still Not Ready To Endorse TrumpHe is not yet warming to Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.
Coalition Of Protest Groups Promises To 'Influence Outcome' Of DNCA coalition of protest groups gathered at Arch Street Methodist Church on Broad Street, near City Hall, on Wednesday to talk about their strategy for DNC-related events next week in Philadelphia.
SEPTA To Replace, Not Repair Equalizer Beams On Silverliner V Rail CarsThe update came at a hearing called by state lawmakers getting constituent complaints about delays and overcrowded trains.
Philadelphia Fire Dept. Pushes New Recruitment CampaignThe Fire Commissioner is looking for a few good men and women and has started an aggressive recruitment campaign to find them.
Leslie Odom Jr. Visits Philadelphia City Council ChambersBroadway star, actor, and singer Leslie Odom Jr. played to another packed house this past week.
West Philly Police District Hosts Youth Block PartyA police district in West Philadelphia held a "youth block party" on Friday, drawing children to its parking lot at 56th and Pine Streets, for food, treats, music, dancing and fun.
Transport Workers Union Defends Craftmanship On Cracked SEPTA Rail CarsThe union representing workers who assembled the now out-of-service SEPTA rail cars at a South Philadelphia manufacturing facility believes the cracked beams were defective, and not reflective of their work.
One Charter School Approved, Another RevokedThe School Reform Commission giveth, and it taketh away. The SRC approved an application for one charter school, and revoked the charter of another.
Presidential Conventions Exhibit Unveiled At Philly Airport Ahead Of DNCThe exhibit chronicles the 12 presidential conventions Philadelphia has hosted, beginning in 1848 to the upcoming DNC in July.
Bensalem-Based Company Has New Test That Helps Prevent Colorectal CancerAtlantic Diagnostic Laboratories calls it PolypDx, which could save lives and reduce treatment costs.
Taxpayer Group Says Fattah Should Lose PensionChaka Fattah, the once powerful Philadelphia congressman, resigned in disgrace last week after his racketeering conviction.
Economist Says Brexit Will Not Have Long-Term Effect On U.SThe sudden Brexit jolt creates uncertainty, but a local economist expects US markets to weather the storm.