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PATCO reduces rush hour service in effort to decrease wear and tear on train equipment

PATCO schedule update


Outdoor movie nights return to Dilworth Park each Friday this summer

Dilworth Park Movies

Arts & Culture

Claes Oldenberg, famed pop artist who made Philly's 'Clothespin' sculpture, dies at 93

Clothespin Sculpture Philly

Arts & Culture

Permanent Harriet Tubman sculpture to be installed outside City Hall

Harriet Tubman statue Philadelphia


SEPTA transit police searching for suspect in three armed robberies

SEPTA Armed Robbery


Guns pulled out by SEPTA passengers in City Hall station two days in a row

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Guns pulled out by passengers in SEPTA City Hall station two days in a row

01 29 2022 SEPTA Gun.jpg

Arts & Culture

Traveling Harriet Tubman statue to stand outside City Hall through March

Harriet Tubman statue Philadelphia


Philadelphia OCF leader Cynthia Figueroa to leave city government role in January

City Hall Figueroa


'Do more:' Philly leaders send Mayor Kenney a plan to address gun violence

Jamie Gauthier gun violence


Helmut Jahn, architect of One Liberty Place, dies in bicycle crash

Helmut Jahn One Liberty Place

City Council

Philly Council to create anti-violence hotline as homicides continue to surge

Gun Violence Hotline

City Council

City Council may reinstate paid sick leave for Philly workers affected by COVID-19

City Council Paid Leave


Three former Philly revenue department employees charged in alleged bribery scheme

MSB Philly Revenue


Tree lighting ceremony, Deck the Hall light show at City Hall reimagined for 2020

Holiday tree Philadelphia City Hall

City Hall

City Council bill seeks to end discriminatory motor vehicle stops

Philly Traffic Stops.jpg


Holiday attractions return to Dilworth Park this winter

Holiday attractions at Dilworth Park

2020 Election

Voters reportedly filmed by Trump campaign while depositing mail-in ballots at City Hall drop box

trump campaign ballot dropbox


Common urges Philly residents to vote during concert at City Hall


Christmas Village will return this winter with modified layout

Christmas Village


Vote Today in PA campaign plans events at satellite polling places

Vote Today in PA campaign


Protesters take to city streets to decry gun violence in Philly

Center City Philly


Philly students, teachers call for cutting school police, adding social workers

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Protesters march on I-676 decrying racism, police brutality

Philly protest interstate 676


Fourth of July protests against systemic racism take place across Philly

Philly Fourth of July protests


No curfew or road closures in place for Sunday as peaceful protests expected to continue across Philly

Philadelphia curfew road closures


Controversial Frank Rizzo statue removed from Municipal Services Building

Frank Rizzo statue removed


Joe Biden urges police reform, says U.S. must 'deal with systemic racism'

Biden speech protests


Commissioner Outlaw: Saturday's violence, looting were disrespectful to criminal justice reform movement

Philly George Floyd protests


George Floyd protests in Philly erupt in fires, looting; City officials blame outsiders

George Floyd Philly protest

Health News

Philly bars, restaurants ordered to close as coronavirus restrictions broaden

Coronavirus bars restaurants Philly


Philly council member Kenyatta Johnson accepted $66,000 in bribes, federal indictment claims


Deck the Hall Light Show returns to City Hall for 2019 holiday season

 Carroll - Deck the Hall Light Show


Free tree-lighting celebrations in Philly to check out this holiday season

Holiday Tree at City Hall

Election 2019

Jim Kenney wins re-election bid as Philadelphia mayor

Jim Kenney wins re-election as Philly Mayor

Odd News

Rita’s Italian Ice mascot spotted holding abortion rights sign at Philly rally

Rita's abortion rights rally


Lime bringing new scooters to Philly for test rides, as state considers their legality on streets, sidewalks

Lime Scooter General Use Photo


WATCH: Philadelphia Water Department opens 'Water Bar' outside City Hall

PWD Water Bar


Center City District president says ‘we can do better’ after Dilworth Park Starbucks controversy



What you'll see of Philadelphia in 'Shazam!'

shazam septa trailer


City Hall’s William Penn statue gets obliterated in new ‘Shazam!’ trailer

Shazam William Penn Statue


Philadelphia releases application for advisory commissions

Mayor Jim Kenney; Thom Carroll photo