Let's rename Washington Avenue and tear down that statue in front of the Art Museum. George Washington was a slaveholder. Bye-bye George.
The greatest impediment to academic success for Philadelphia students is often not about reading or math - it is what goes on outside the classroom. The city will pay for social workers, and eventually, other behavioral support employees, to help address emotional needs.
Somebody egged the statue of former mayor Frank Rizzo outside of the Municipal Services Building on Wednesday August 16.
Trump disbanded business councils after his remarks on national TV created an uproar,
One-fifth of girls' overdose fatalities were listed as suicides.
Angela Agrusa's bid to leave the case before its second go-round in court comes two weeks after Cosby's lead defense attorney, Brian J. McMonagle of Philadelphia, also asked to bow out.
Members of Philadelphia's police union will receive annual raises of about 3 percent for each of the next three years, though they will also have to contribute more toward their pensions.
A California lawsuit claims Comcast Corp. hid TV and sports networks fees that now amount to a nice chunk of a monthly bills.
"I looked at him and thought 'I'm not going to leave,'" she said. "I needed to be there to bear witness."
"He was a very nice, intelligent person," said his niece, Toi Snipes. "If anybody needed help, he would stop, and turn on a dime, and help them."
He saw an emboldened white supremacist movement.
Investigators identified the dead man as Hassan Sibbert, 23, of Southwest Philadelphia. Emergency responders found him with a gunshot wound to the head just before 9:30 p.m. Monday on the 5800 block of Christian St.