By Raquel Reichard | 01/06/2016 - 09:29
On his first day on the job, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney signed an executive order that restored the munic
By Raquel Reichard | 01/04/2016 - 12:18
The annual Mummers Parade in Philadelphia feels more antiquated than ever, and not just because it is believ
By Raquel Reichard | 09/28/2015 - 09:20
Pope Francis ended his 6-day U.S.
By Christine Estevez | 06/04/2009 - 17:45
What happens when everyday citizens decide to take the law into their own hands? If you’re in Philadelphia, nothing. About a dozen angry residents of West Kensington neighborhood will not face criminal charges for hospitalizing 26-year-old Jose Carrasquillo, after beating him for several minutes on Tuesday with fists, feet, and wooden sticks prior to police arriving. The catch: Carrasquillo was wanted for questioning in the rape of an 11-year-old girl, which was so violent she needed surgery to recover.