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Philadelphia City Council Unanimously Vote For A Resolution For PNB Rock To Honor The Late Rapper

The musician’s funeral was reportedly held on Wednesday (Sept 21).
09/23/2022

How Treating Gun Violence Like A Disease Helps Stem The Rise In Deadly Shootings

Violence Interrupters are the centerpiece in nationwide Cure Violence programs, but their leaders are fighting an uphill battle.
09/12/2022

Family Of Brutally Slain Philadelphia Mother Of 6 Create GoFundMe, Seeking Help

Ashley Lockhart was found stabbed multiple times in a grisly killing. Her fiancé has been charged.
08/09/2022

The Weeknd ‘After Hours Til Dawn’: Man Falls To His Death At Philadelphia Tour Stop

The incident took place on July 14.
07/20/2022

Philadelphia Faces Backlash Over Choice Of Harriet Tubman Statue Sculptor

City hall plans to pay $500K to a white sculptor to create a Harriet Tubman statue, but some are not happy about it
07/07/2022

14 Shot, 3 Dead In Mass Shooting In Philadelphia

Multiple shooters opened fire into a crowd on South Street late Saturday night (June 4), police say.
06/05/2022

Mary J. Blige, Wizkid, Jazmine Sullivan, Kirk Franklin And More To Headline The Legendary Roots Picnic

“This year, the picnic is a love letter to Philly. Thank you for supporting us for 15 years,” the Grammy Award-winning group wrote on Twitter.
02/16/2022

‘Abbott Elementary’ Quinta Brunson Honored By Philadelphia City Council

“On behalf of teachers everywhere, thank you for celebrating and lifting up educators,” City Council member Helen Gym shared on Twitter.
01/28/2022