New plan for archdiocesan land in Delaware County includes coveted open space
Carlino Development Group of West Conshohocken is buying 213 acres in Marple Township owned by the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. In partnership with Brian McElwee, president of Valley Forge Investment Corp., the developer plans to build offices, retail, and restaurants, in addition to designating dozens of acres as open land.
'Annie' duo in Walnut's production are a couple off-stage, too, and baby actor makes three
In the Walnut Street Theatre production of Annie, Lyn Philistine and Christopher Sutton play crack-up co-villains Rooster and Lily St. Regis. In real life, they're married. Their son appeared on the Walnut stage at the ripe old age of 3 months.
Flyers continue dramatic reversal, nip Sabres for 5th straight win
Rookie Travis Sanheim scored his first NHL goal to tie it. Val Filppula's goal ended up winning it.
SRC votes to shut a troubled Philly charter, starts process for 2 more
Nearly two years after it first considered the fate of John B. Stetson Charter School in Kensington and Olney Charter High School, the SRC voted to yank Olney and Stetson, two schools run by Aspira Inc. of Pa., the Latino community organization.
Prominent 9th Circuit judge faces sex misconduct inquiry
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The chief judge of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Thursday that he has opened a misconduct inquiry into a judge accused of inappropriate sexual conduct and comments by six women.
Temple University investigating racist fliers
Temple University police Thursday were investigating the posting around campus of three fliers promoting a racist message apparently targeting animosities lingering over the 2016 Democratic primary fight for president.
76ers' Ben Simmons takes 4 Philly families on a Christmas shopping spree
The Sixers star partnered with nonprofit Unity in the Community to check every box off of the kids' Christmas lists.
City Council OKs bill that could force beer deli owners to remove safety windows
Despite strong opposition from Asian American beer deli owners and their supporters, Philadelphia City Council voted 14-3 Thursday to approve a bill that most members said would enhance neighborhoods, but that the merchants fear could jeopardize their safety and livelihood. Mayor Kenney's office said he'll sign the bill.
Largest Wawa ever opens in D.C., but chain still has big plans for Philly
The other top four largest Wawa stores are still in the greater Philly area.
Beyond the talent, Villanova is hungry | Mike Jensen
New roles and responsibilities have every Villanova player in proving-it mode.