A spokesperson says Constitution Health Plaza has canceled plans to locate a supervised injection site at a South Philadelphia medical facility.
The U.S. Attorney was critical of the press conference held by Safehouse Wednesday morning that featured “understandably angry South Philadelphia residents.”
Councilman Oh’s resolution condemns what he calls a “lack of transparency and community participation in the rollout of a proposed injection site in South Philadelphia.”
Thursday morning, FOX 29’s Jeff Cole caught up with Mayor Kenney to talk about plans to open a supervised injection site in South Philadelphia.
South Philadelphia residents have opposed the idea of a supervised injection site in their neighborhood, and are frustrated with the way the plan was revealed to the public.
A nonprofit group said it will open the nation’s first supervised injection site in South Philadelphia next week to combat overdose deaths.
Purdue Pharma, the drug company that makes OxyContin, launched a $23.8 million ad campaign on Monday alerting victims where to file claims if they have been affected or harmed by the opioid.
A judge has ruled that Philadelphia's proposed supervised injection site does not violate federal law
State attorneys general are finding a national settlement over the toll of opioids to be elusive, as some lawyers for state and local governments are renewing public criticism of the proposed deal with a group of companies led by the nation's largest drug distributors.
Camden County has approved a fentanyl testing strip pilot program.
A Montgomery County man has been charged in the overdose death of a 38-year-old man after prosecutors say the suspect sold the victim fentanyl concentrated drugs.
Michael Picardi and Maria Dolderer were arrested after police say their 9-month-old daughter overdosed on fentanyl in Bucks County.
A meme relating Girl Scout cookies to drugs circulating on social media has some calling it insensitive.
New Jersey will now provide $7.8 million to jails to support opioid addiction treatment for inmates.
Delaware officials are concerned that 2019 may have been an even deadlier year for fatal drug overdoses.
In Mercer County, a K9 is praised for helping take an alleged drug dealer off the street. Sgt. Joe Angarone says his K9 Bela sniffed out 11,000 bags of heroin, closing a month long investigation.
A Burlington County grandma is working to make sure the children of addicts get the help and support they need and deserve.
Berks County officials are warning the public after a series of drug overdoses, some of them deadly, believed to involve the same substance.
A White House official says Trump has given the $100,000 he would be paid in the quarter to the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Health, which oversees federal public health offices and programs, including the surgeon general's office.
Taking what she sees as a potentially life-saving step in the aftermath of nine recent USC student deaths -- some of which are suspected of being drug overdoses -- the president of a university sorority said she hopes to make the overdose-reversal drug Narcan available to her members.