Fire Forces Evacuations at Ben Franklin High SchoolThe fire reportedly started around 10am at the school near Broad and Spring Garden Streets.
Detectives Searching For Suspects Who Robbed Fairmount BarDetectives are asking for the public's help finding two men who robbed a bar in Fairmount this week.
New Artworks Accompany Seasonal Opening of Eastern State PenitentiaryThe historic Eastern State Penitentiary, in Fairmount, launches its 2015 season with new art installations and a free open house on Friday evening.
Construction Worker Critically Injured In FairmountAuthorities say a construction worker is in critical condition after an accident Saturday morning in Fairmount.
Police Investigate Possible Abduction In Fairmount ParkPhiladelphia Police are investigating a reported abduction of a woman along the 3200 block of Sedgley Drive.
Fairmount Food Crawl Offers Chance To Truly Pig OutHere's a question you've probably never been asked: do you think you can eat a whole pig? You have a chance to find out Saturday in Fairmount.
Hear Philly: Oink Oink! Fairmount Bars Offer Pig Samples, Cocktail Specials During CrawlDo you think you can eat a whole pig? You'll have a chance to find out Saturday March 21st all throughout Fairmount.
Teens Choke, Steal iPhone From 13-Year-Old On Philly StreetPolice are searching for several teenagers who choked and stole an iPhone from a 13-year-old in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Salon Hosting Double Fundraiser To Benefit Locks Of Love And Brewerytown NeighborhoodOrganizer Every Heard says there are plans to have a photographer on site for before and after photos, refreshments from Rybrew and maybe even a couple musical performances.
Gunman Takes $1K From Popular Fairmount BarPolice say a man held up the Urban Saloon in Fairmount at gunpoint early Thursday morning, and got away with a significant amount of cash.
Cloistered Order of 'Pink Sisters,' Based in Fairmount, Mark 100 Years in Philadelphia"Our first sisters came from our mother house in Steyl, Holland, so the occasion we're actually celebrating is the anniversary of their arrival," says Sister Mary Caritas (center).
Eastern State Penitentiary Hosts Toy Drive Benefiting Children With Incarcerated ParentsIf you bring a new unwrapped toy or book for the kids to Eastern State Penitentiary, the historic site will grant a second tour admission free of charge. The toy drive is a partnership between Eastern State and Philadelphia FIGHT's Institute for Community Justice.
Zeoli: Hate Crime Laws Are Unjust; Let’s Have Victim EqualityFor no reason whatsoever last week, 24-year-old Shane Carey was savagely beaten in Center City Philadelphia by a group of thugs. The beating left him with a fractured jaw. The story has gotten very little media attention, barely a blip on the radar.
Project HOME Hosts Annual HOME Spun Resale Boutique Fashion Show In FairmountParis fashion week may have just ended, but Philadelphia's Project HOME showed off its own high style collection Thursday outside of its Homespun Boutique in Fairmount.
New Bike Share Program Riding Into PhiladelphiaA new program that lets folks rent bicycles for short periods of time is on its way to Philadelphia.