The William Penn Annex Post Office had been the city's last remaining publicly accessible grand postal hall.
National issues that have riven the nation did not intrude.
Paul Owens still struggles to understand why he was a victim of last year's elevator crash at the city's Criminal Justice Center. His lawyer says the problems may be larger than just one city building.
A city founded in 1701 has a lot of baggage.
Nineteen-year-old India Fenner organized "A March for Black Women," which is set to begin at City Hall on Friday.
Even before the tiki-torch marches in Charlottesville, the violence, and the president's equivocal blame-laying, preaching in the Age of Trump has been fraught territory for faith leaders nationwide, many of whom confront congregations painfully divided by politics,
The Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court scheduled the Nov. 29 hearing to consider whether Stacy Parks Miller committed professional misconduct in texts with judges that discussed pending cases and by using a fake Facebook account to obtain information on defendants.
An ambitious $850,000 project, completed remarkably in only one year, may finally bring what is New Jersey's second oldest lighthouse into a new era of historic preservation.
Tanya Muskelley, 48, was sentenced in a May 3, 2012, crash that killed 20-year-old Brittney Dixon as she crossed Roosevelt Boulevard at Cottman Avenue.
On a corner where the larger-than-life images of Martin Luther King, Coretta Scott King, John Lewis, Ralph Abernathy and others marching for civil rights loom, a man who once owned a barber shop nearby grieves his loss.
The 15-year-old volunteer at the BAPS temple in Robbinsville fell 45 feet to his death. Police said it appears to have been an accident.
Set for completion in 2018, the $350 million Rowan Boulevard project may knit town and gown together.
A friend recalled Dr. Smith's "deep affection" for India and Sri Lanka. "He brought those themes into our community as well," the friend said.
Ten of Penn State's 20 branch campuses now offer residence halls.