Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney reacted to the news of two police officers being shot at Fourth of July festivities in the city and says he's looking forward to the time he will no longer lead the city.
U.S. Representative Dwight Evans said, If approved, the program would support police, fund local anti-violence efforts, link residents to health care, provide job training and pump-up federal law enforcement.
The controversy surrounding the potential opening of safe injection sites in Philadelphia is once again heating up. Mayor Kenney has continued to lend his support to the efforts and protests have been held.
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney will be treated for atrial fibrillation Tuesday and return to work Thursday.
Lights on Afterschool, an alliance designed to shine a spotlight on all rec centers serving as a vital youth lifeline, is Thursday. Winchester Rec Center celebrated Wednesday.
Shining a light on after school programs, a vital link to keeping kids safe, Philadelphia promotes Lights on Afterschool
New plans for revitalizing FDR Park were unveiled by Philadelphia city leaders. Plans include a new welcome center and a play space for children.
Philadelphia city leaders unveil plans for welcome center and play space to revitalize FDR Park
A 25-year-old man is dead, while a 24-year-old man is recovering after a shooting in a South Philadelphia parking lot, Philadelphia police said.
Philadelphia teachers union reach tentative agreement
The Philadelphia city controller says about a fifth of the funding dedicated in this year's city budget to address gun violence will go to programs that could immediately stem the shootings, according to an analysis released Thursday.
Jennifer Joyce reports on a possible vaccine mandate for Philadelphia teachers.
Marcus Espinoza reports on the city's plan to clean and clear the streets throughout various neighborhoods
Communities across the Delaware Valley participated in National Night Out, while Philadelphia's party atmosphere paused, at times, by the honest acknowledgement of a city in crisis.
City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart and Councilmember Jamie Gautier again called on Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney to declare a citywide gun violence emergency as nearly 1,300 Philadelphians have been shot so far this year. The city has already recorded 309 homicides in 2021.
Philadelphia leaders continue to seek ways to combat the surge in gun violence raging across the city.
Chris O'Connell reports on Philadelphia leaders and their struggle to find answers in combating the city's surge in gun violence.
A Texas-based group with ties to white nationalism marched through Philadelphia Saturday night as America prepared to celebrate Independence Day.
Kelly Rule details how a community group in Hunting Park are seeking ways of keeping residents in the neighborhood cool, since their community pool will not open this summer.
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney on Sunday said the rising number of shootings across the city is "tearing communities apart" following a weekend where nearly two dozen people were shot and three died.