• A blue disposition

    Monday placed South Philly in the national spotlight, as the Democratic National Convention and numerous protests commenced.

  • Status cymbals

    A Lower Moyamensing-based drummer and his rock band have kept the beat as burgeoning performers, including gaining recent renown in opening for Guns N’ Roses.

  • Woe in Whitman

    Three women assaulted an employee in pulling off a robbery in an apparel store.

  • The center of ascension

    The opening of an indoor training facility in South of South will help budding baseball and softball players to continue their maturation as future stars.

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Woe in Whitman

Three women assaulted an employee in pulling off a robbery in an apparel store.


What is the most important issue to you in the upcoming general election?

“I want to keep money out of politics. Candidates often receive large donations, and they use them to sway their decisions in favor of business needs and not the needs of the people.”


Status cymbals

A Lower Moyamensing-based drummer and his rock band have kept the beat as burgeoning performers, including gaining recent renown in opening for Guns N’ Roses.


Sports briefs 7-28-2016

Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, the Friends of Marconi Plaza, and Wake Up Yoga teamed up July 21 for a session in their free yoga series.


Saté Kampar’s Kaya

Maintaining allegiance to principles can prove problematic for restaurant owners, especially when fear rears its ugly head and the temptation becomes to compromise one’s calling to stay afloat.


Roe’s Summer Squash over Rice

Have you found that your frustration levels have risen as rapidly as the temperatures have over the last week?


Nightmare on Main Street

I’m the proud son of a cop. He was tough on street crime, but he was just as hard on bad cops..


Neighborhood Gatherings 7-29-2016

17th Police District, 20th and Federal streets, holds a PSA 1 meeting 6 p.m. July 28 at the South of South Neighborhood Association office, 1901 Christian St. 215-686-3170. phillypolice.com/districts/17th.


Morning mischief

A man taking his dog for an early a.m. stroll ended up assaulted in Whitman.


A humane society

From 7 to 10 p.m. tomorrow, Paradiso Restaurant is joining with OKCupid and Match to present multiple rounds of Cards Against Humanity play.

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Woe in Whitman

Three women assaulted an employee in pulling off a robbery in an apparel store.

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What is the most important issue to you in the upcoming general election?

“I want to keep money out of politics. Candidates often receive large donations, and they use them to sway their decisions in favor of business needs and not the needs of the people.”