“We’re good at serving on boards and at doing pro bono work,” says Al Dandridge, “but maybe not so much at rolling up our sleeves and actually getting down and helping people in our community.”
Police are searching for the vandals responsible for spray-painting anti-police graffiti in West Philadelphia.
Officials are investigating a suspicious fire that damaged a West Philadelphia home overnight.
Philadelphia Police and the University of Pennsylvania Campus Police are investigating cases of violent attacks against women that were reported within days of each other.
The price: nearly five million dollars.
Investigators say the victim spotted a man in her apartment about 4am, holding a meat cleaver that he had taken from her kitchen.
Philadelphia police have identified the body of a security guard found tied up in the back of a van at a storage facility Sunday afternoon.
It happened around 10:30 Saturday night in the 100 block of North Lindenwood Street.
Police are searching for the gunman they say shot a man outside a bar in the University City section of West Philadelphia early Friday morning.
The victim is in critical condition.
It happened shortly before 9 p.m. Monday at the unit block of South 59th Street.
The fire was reported around 7:40 p.m. Monday at the 5500 block of Media Street.
Officials say the three ran a striptease club and brothel they called “Passionate Touch” in the Cathedral Park section of the city between May 2009 and August 2013.
This week, Hadas Kuznits reports on a West Coast cuisine coming East, an opportunity for a free snack during your holiday shopping spree, and a new Philadelphia restaurant where “no tipping” is their watchword.
But they need the public’s help to jump one final hurdle.