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New Foundations grad finding way with Temple

Travon Williams could have chosen anywhere to play college football.

Nick’s picks: Week 10

Ad­vice from Brides­burg’s Fantasy Foot­ball guru.

Star under new ownership

Advertising executive purchases Broad Street Media community newspaper group.

Broad Street Media acquires rights to Philadelphia City Paper

Broad Street Me­dia LLC an­nounced today that it has ac­quired the in­tel­lec­tu­al prop­erty rights to Phil­adelphia City Pa­per from SB New York Inc. SB New York also owns Metro, the free daily that is dis­trib­uted in New York, Phil­adelphia and Bo­ston. It pur­chased City Pa­per in Au­gust 2014.

Training day

City officials cut the ribbon on the new $15.5 million Philadelphia Police Training Center on Woodhaven Road.

Green Christmas

Here are some helpful tips about proper disposal of wrapping paper, gift boxes, ribbons and bows, and even Christmas trees. 

String of robberies targeting the elderly in East Detective Division

Police are looking for a man who follows elderly people home from local banks and robs them before they can get safely inside.

Community copes with Richmond Street detour

Construction causes headaches in the neighborhood but is ahead of schedule. 

Port Richmond addresses narcotics abuse

Police officers and community leaders answer questions about prevention and links to violent crime at community meeting.

Blight busters

River Wards community toasts to neighborhood revitalization at second annual Blight Busters Ball.