• Wishful linking

    Next week’s 48-hour radiothon at Marconi Plaza has a local community group  teaming up with area businesses to lighten the Christmas load for struggling families.

  • A sound sleep

    An East Passyunk Crossing resident is a refreshing presence as the titular figure in a musical panto. 

  • Welcomed to Philly at gunpoint

    Following a flight, a man ended up robbed in Dickinson Square West. 

  • Green to go blue

    A highly recruited East Passyunk Crossing hoopster will soon be stepping into the NCAA spotlight at the University of Kentucky.

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Wishful linking

Next week’s 48-hour radiothon at Marconi Plaza has a local community group  teaming up with area businesses to lighten the Christmas load for struggling families.


What do you think of the plans to recount General Election votes in certain states, including PA?

“I respect the right to conduct recounts, but they won’t affect anything. I don’t think there is any merit to these actions. Everyone is just going to have to accept the outcome of the election eventually.”


Welcomed to Philly at gunpoint

Following a flight, a man ended up robbed in Dickinson Square West. 


Things You Might Hear in South Philly

Thanksgiving Argument


Talk of the Town Cheesesteaks’ Italiano Roast Pork

In pondering a business venture two decades ago, Billy D’Ambrosia felt that a tanning salon could help to make him a bright presence in South Philly.


Sports Briefs 12-1-2016

Flyers legend Brian Propp became the first Sports Wall of Famer for Revolutions at Penn Treaty Friday.


The spirit of taking

An at-large suspect chose to be a taker rather than a giver this holiday season.


Spilling over with thoughts

Why do trash collectors spill some of the trash in the street (“Trashed,” Sept. 29)? The answer is because people overload their trash containers, especially the recycling ones.


Rock bottom

Authorities are after the depicted figures for an attempted robbery in Marconi East.


Roasted Relaxation

A beer in front of a fire pit: Crisp air, leaves rustle in the wind, embers glow and the bottle is ice cold.

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Wishful linking

Next week’s 48-hour radiothon at Marconi Plaza has a local community group  teaming up with area businesses to lighten the Christmas load for struggling families.

Latest Opinion

What do you think of the plans to recount General Election votes in certain states, including PA?

“I respect the right to conduct recounts, but they won’t affect anything. I don’t think there is any merit to these actions. Everyone is just going to have to accept the outcome of the election eventually.”