A memorial service for fallen Philadelphia firefighter Capt. Michael Goodwin took a political turn yesterday as a pastor weighed in on a long-simmering contract battle during the funeral. Goodwin died last weekend fighting a blaze in the city’s Fabric Row section. “I’m being bold,” Rev. Marjorie J. Neal said before urging Mayor Michael Nutter and […]
With the Phillies finally getting their home opener underway versus the Royals, tens of thousands of fans thirsty for baseball and all the incredible craft beer on tap at Citizens Bank Park will be heading down to Pattison Avenue. For fans of both, the indecision can be painful: Wander around looking for that prized HopDevil […]
Philadelphia police have released the mugshots – along with a slew of charges – for a couple charged with stealing two police cars during a wild chase on Tuesday. According to the statement released by the Philadelphia Police Department: Camden Police stopped a vehicle at Haddon and Federal Streets in Camden, New Jersey. The solo […]
The clip posted to YouTube sparked national outrage and led to a lauded member of the Philadelphia Police Department’s elite Highway Patrol unit losing his job. And while the since-fired Lt. Jonathan Josey was long ago deemed guilty of abusing his police powers in the court of public opinion, a judge in a Philly courtroom […]
In Philadelphia, visitors and residents can see first-hand the slave quarters that were attached to George Washington’s presidential home along Market Street. It’s a dark part of our past, an artifact of history that provides for somber reflection for passers-by and tourists alike. But Philadelphia is also where Barack Obama made his momentous speech on […]
In an interview with NBC’s “Today” show, rescued hiker Paula Lane shared details of the six days she spent stranded in the Sierra Nevada that left her boyfriend dead and Lane severely frostbitten.
In an unprecedented move on Monday, a pair of Democratic state senators abandoned their caucuses, pledging instead to work with the GOP to control the chamber and promote Republican principles.
Supporting the booming beer industry in Washington, Seattle’s craft beer bars feature the best in Northwest brewing for even the casual fan.
The Hawks are down two of their top three cornerbacks, but that might not matter against an Arizona team that has lost eight straight games and ranks last in the NFL on offense.
By Cassie Helper, Examiner.com When a foodie morphs into being a self-proclaimed beer nerd, it is a glorious, whole new world with tastes galore. Gone are the days of drinking Natty Ice just because it’s cheap and provides a buzz. These days everybody from college students to corporate crews to refined hipsters want to actually […]