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Teen in custody

Police arrested a teenager for supposedly shooting at an officer.

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Meek Mill’s cousin slain

At around 10 p.m. Sept. 13, Angelo Colon, a cousin of chart-topping rapper Meek Mill, was standing on 18th Street and Snyder Avenue when the occupants of a burgundy vehicle shot at him and a friend, police said.

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A Frank endeavor

The Italian Market hosted a scene from a remount of a play concerning a polarizing politician and South Philly native. 

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First and last

Police have released the image of a man sought for two thefts in South of South.

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Filling the vacancy

There is plenty of buzz along the avenue these days. Some of it is good news (the recent openings of Sate Kampar and Perla) and some not so good, including the bankruptcy filing by celebrity chef Luke Palladino.

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A fan of the cloth

A South of South thespian is thankful to  play a Shakespearean cardinal for a  Hawthorne-situated FringeArts Festival show.

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Facing sentencing

An insurance appraiser with South Philly ties will face sentencing in a fraud scheme.

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Dear and clear

Saturday’s inaugural Philly Free Streets initiative  will close 10 miles to traffic, including South Street. 

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Branching out 9-22-2016

South Philadelphia Branch, 1700 S. Broad St. 215-685-1866, Sept. 22: Resumes and Jobs 10 a.m; Movers and Shakers Storytime 10:30 a.m.; and Open Computer Lab 1 p.m. Sept. 23: Open Lab and E-Gadget Help 3 p.m.

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Around South Philly 9-22-2016

Photo 1: Through Sept. 14’s Garden Sips event, patrons of Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens made shrink drinks and decorated location-specific coloring pages.

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