New Mayor Makes Philadelphia a 'Sanctuary City' Again
New Mayor Makes Philadelphia a 'Sanctuary City' Again
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


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This Philadelphia Parade is Under Fire for Brown Face and Transphobia
This Philadelphia Parade is Under Fire for Brown Face and Transphobia
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


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Table Talk: Chifa Restaurant
By Yuliana Gomez | 06/23/2009 - 14:00

Chifa Restaurant
707 Chestnut St. (7th St.)
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Sun - Thurs 5PM-11PM
Fri & Sat 5PM-12AM
215-925-5555


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Guilty Before Proven Innocent?
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.


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