Philadelphia begins awarding $22 million in grants for anti-violence initiatives
Data from the office of the City Controller details a 40% increase in homicides from 2019 to 2020.
Philadelphia embraces early voting
Philadelphians are voting in record numbers.
Special Report: New Hampshire Primary 2020
Stephanie McClellan for Joe Biden
Dr. Stephanie McClellan gave up two jobs to volunteer for the Biden campaign. On Saturday, she and her husband traveled from Philadelphia to New Hampshire to support the Biden campaign in the days leading up to the primaries.
Opioid Usage in Philadelphia Leads to Increase in HIV Diagnoses
While the opioid crisis in Philadelphia has been a status quo for years, this endless drug use is causing a new problem: an increase in HIV rates for the first time since the mid-2000s.
New Yorkers voice opinions on possible soda tax
Soda tax proposals are spreading.
Ida Tanujaya, undocumented worker, wife and mother
For 17 years she has worked 12 hours a day, 6 days a work in Philadelphia's Chinatown.
Philadelphia pizza shop lets you “pay it forward” to help feed homeless
At Rosa's Fresh Pizza, customers can buy slices in advances for the homeless.
“Busted” proves gumshoe reporting lives on
The opening lines read like a thriller novel.
One year later, military family still mourns fallen son
A year after Johnny Kihm died in Afghanistan, his family is still coming to terms with his passing.
Philadelphia Life: Ex-inmates are given hope through innovative program
Philly ReNew was created to help fathers with criminal backgrounds find jobs and improve their overall quality of life during the transition from prison to community.