SEPTA Offering Discount Round-Trips To NFC Championship GameSEPTA spokesman Andrew Busch says the tap-and-go pass, which goes on sale Friday, costs $4 - the same as a two-pack of tokens.
Blistering Cold Is Keeping Coast Guard Icebreakers Busy On Delaware RiverThe crew of an US Coast Guard icebreaker has been busy working to keep the Delaware River's shipping channel clear.
Montgomery County Nonprofit Delivers Pet Food To Those In NeedSam's Hope delivers meals for the pets of the low-income, disabled and homebound elderly in Bucks, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties.
Deadline To Sign Up From Health Insurance Through ACA LoomsThe opportunity to buy health insurance coverage on the Affordable Care Act marketplace ends at midnight Friday.
Philly Organization Urges Others To Enroll For Health InsuranceIt's getting down to the wire for folks to enroll for health insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
Atlantic City's Revel Casino May Have New OwnerAccording to published reports, the long-vacant Revel casino property may soon have a new owner. Its current owner begs to differ.
CHIP 25th Anniversary Takes On Somber Tone With Future UncertainFunding for CHIP, which provides health insurance for nearly 9 million children from mostly working class families, ran out in September.
Snowy Owls Invade The Delaware ValleyIn the past few weeks, big white owls from the Arctic have been turning up in the Eastern U.S., including the Delaware Valley.
Actor Steve Martin Joins Philadelphia Orchestra For Academy Of Music FundraiserMartin will share the stage with the Fabulous Philadelphians, led by Yannick Nezet-Seguin, playing specially orchestrated original compositions.
At Least 1 Teen Arrested Following Violent Flash Mob Incidents In Center CityPolice have arrested at least two teenagers after violent flash mob incidents in Center City over the weekend.
PennDOT Announces Closures, Restrictions For 2 Busy RoadsPennDOT has announced lane closures and restrictions next week for two well-traveled roads in Philadelphia and Delaware County.
Local Nonprofit Holds 5th Annual Free Coat GiveawayOur Closet, a nonprofit that provides clothing to the homeless and vulnerable, held its 5th annual Coat Day on Sunday in Center City.
Penn Medicine Launches Clinical Trial For Uterine TransplantsPenn Medicine announced this week that it will perform uterine transplants as part of a multi-year clinical trial.
Bucks County School Wins Recycled Playground ChallengeSt. Katherine Drexel Catholic School in Southampton, Bucks County made child's play of a recycling challenge last school year, and now has a brand new playground made of recycled oral care products to show for it.
Coming To Philadelphia: Kiosks Providing Free WiFi, Other ServicesPhiladelphia got the go-ahead from the Art Commission Wednesday to install 100 kiosks that will provide free public WiFi in Center City and other locations.