Frank Burgos

Frank Burgos

Frank is Managing Editor of Culture and Health for Chicagoan by birth. Philadelphian by choice. And naturally curious. He is interested in hearing your stories from Philadelphia and South Jersey. Follow him on Twitter @FrankBurgos.

September 26, 2015

Mural Arts

Pope Francis leaves his grace-filled signature on Philadelphia

During the final moments of the Festival of Families celebration on the Ben Franklin Parkway Saturday evening, Pope Francis added his own touch to Philadelphia’s storied mural collection.

September 11, 2015


Please Touch Museum digs out from under $60 million debt

The Please Touch Museum, long a favorite among area parents and kids, announced Friday it has restructured nearly $60 million in bond debt but, as part of the deal, will have to raise $10 million in less than a year.

August 28, 2015

Message from grieving mom to daughter’s school: stay strong


August 21, 2015


Grammy winner remembered after Schuylkill drowning

Daniel Sembello was an athlete, animal lover and Grammy award-winning musician, the baby brother in a family of highly talented musicians. A swim in the Schuykill River Saturday tragically cut short that gifted life.

August 18, 2015

Missing Children

Rosie O'Donnell's daughter reportedly found safe

Police had been searching for the 17-year-old since Sunday

August 17, 2015


It's official: Another heat wave grips region

Get used to the heat; it’ll be here awhile.

August 16, 2015

3 rescued from New Jersey boat crash after police dive into Atlantic

3 rescued from boat crash after police dive into Atlantic

August 15, 2015


Report: Man drowns after being swept away by Schuylkill River

Man pulled from Schuylkill River after being swept away

August 14, 2015


Arrest made in Broad St. hit-and-run

Arrest made in Broad St. hit-and-run

July 21, 2015

Terror Attack

Uncle of suspected military recruiting center shooter detained

Jordanian authorities have detained the uncle of Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez since last week's fatal shooting of five U.S. servicemen in Tennessee, the uncle's lawyer told the Associated Press on Tuesday. The lawyer, Abdel Qader al-Khatib, said he has been barred from seeing his client, identified as Asaad Ibrahim Abdulazeez Haj Ali, a maternal uncle of the 24-year old engineer who died in gunfire after Thursday's rampage in Chattanooga.

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