Mayor Jim Kenney and President Barack Obama's Chief of Staff Denis McDonough attended the annual event.
Former Philadelphia mayor and 1979 Wharton graduate Michael Nutter is now the newest faculty member at Columbia University.
Members of the new City Council will be working diligently in the coming months to re-introduce bills that could affect the businesses and clientele of University city.
Cleanup efforts in University City are still underway following an oil spill in the Schuylkill River on Monday.
Despite the wintry conditions, the city of Philadelphia is not forcing the mentally-competent homeless off of the streets due to constitutional rights concerns.
SEPTA police officers are now equipped with body cameras that will be turned on while responding to radio calls and during any interaction with people on patrol.
As of Saturday, Penn's campus is covered with 12 to 16 inches of snow, with more predicted to fall.
As of Saturday afternoon, Penn's campus is covered with 14-16 inches of snow, with 5-10 inches still on the way.
Other sanctuary cities in the United States include New York City, Baltimore and Washington D.C.
The Board of Managers of the Institute includes Dean Michael X. Delli Carpini of the Annenberg School of Communications.
The debate over what counts as terrorism comes after Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio spoke out against Mayor Kenney’s denial of terroristic action as the cause of the recent Philadelphia shooting.
Unlike other cities, Philly does not make health standards clear to consumers and non-governmental reviews of the data is hardly consistent.
In June of 2010, President Obama introduced his Opening Doors program, a plan meant to prevent and eventually end homelessness in the United States.
Professor Marci Hamilton thinks Cosby will likely be declared guilty of at least one count in his Montgomery County, Pa. trial.
The SEPTA YAC filed a Change.org petition with 1,156 signers to support the program.
In his inauguration speech, Kenney focused on the cooperation of City Hall, local businesses and average citizens.
Police tape blocks traffic on Locust between 40th and 41st.
Around 11:30 p.m., suspect Edward Archer, 30, fired a semiautomatic pistol into Officer Jesse Hartnett’s police car near 60th and Spruce streets.
The secret behind Dock Street’s upcoming West Philly beer? Local yeast strains.
On Nov. 30th, PennDesign concluded its first successful year of Social Impact Projects, a program organized by PennPraxis to support student proposals with grants to create a social impact in the Philadelphia community.