OVERBROOK PARK Toney Goins and his mother remember scrambling to find a black cloak and thin mask on the eve of his debut performance in front of his sixth-grade English class. That performance, they recall, piqued Goins' interest in acting and unveiled a talent that has brought Goins to a great height.
A 19-year-old man was hospitalized after suffering two gunshot wounds Friday night in South Philadelphia, police said. Shortly after 8 p.m. at Point Breeze Avenue and Mifflin Street, the man was shot in the right hip and left foot, police said. He was transported to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was listed in stable condition.
ATLANTIC CITY - A directive to "watch the tram car, please" may have to be added as the Boardwalk grows more crowded in the coming months, but for now, a toot of the horn from the battery-powered Boardwalk Jitney will have to do.