• Well-Groomed

    A Pennsport resident used  a polished approach to singing and storytelling to release his debut album.

  • Arrest made in fatal accident

    Police have a Lower Moyamensing resident in custody following a deadly weekend hit and run.

  • Extreme kvetching

    In days gone by (or if you prefer days of “yore”), there was a radio commentator by the name of Gabriel Heatter.

  • Double duty

    Kenyatta Johnson just became the 15th elected Philly Democrat who also serves as an elected ward leader.

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Word on the Street 2-16-17

What are your thoughts on Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus coming to an end? 


Well-Groomed

A Pennsport resident used  a polished approach to singing and storytelling to release his debut album.


Telling his story

A former Spectrum ring announcer is performing his one-man stage show “Bodyslams! & Beyond” this weekend.


Sports Briefs 2-16-17

American Legion Ball Tryouts for the Taney Jr. American Legion baseball season will occur 4 p.m. Feb. 25 at South Philly Sports Training, 1401 S. 25th St. Call Lou Cammisa at 215-868-2775 or lcammisa@verizon.net. 


Spoiled homecoming 

A former Neumann-Goretti basketball player is believed to be one of the victims from Saturday’s double shooting in Queen Village. 


Removing the rust

The SS United States is impossible to miss — it stretches about five city blocks along South Columbus Boulevard.


On Point Bistro’s Fresh Corn Pancakes

When one acquires distinction in the restaurant business, an outsider might feel tempted to believe the individual will eventually rest on laurels and look to coast through his or her career.


Lost and Found

John Pollono’s latest play focuses on a group of women in a blue-collar family struggling to rise above their means.


Horoscope 2-16-17

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20 to Feb. 18): A travel opportunity may fall in your lap. The prospect of going on a glamorous trip fills you with excitement. A loved one will try to make you feel guilty about going away. Don’t fall for the bait. You have a chance to indulge yourself. Enjoy. Lucky number: 819.


He loved and he was loved

One last toast to a popular Philadelphia bar owner.

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Well-Groomed

A Pennsport resident used  a polished approach to singing and storytelling to release his debut album.

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Word on the Street 2-16-17

What are your thoughts on Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus coming to an end?