The 9-year-old football players of the West Philadelphia Tarheels have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving: A donor from Florida is giving their team an all-expenses-paid trip to Walt Disney World after reading about their crushed dreams last week. Read more
Giovanni Cotto, 17, is being charged as an adult with attempted murder in the wounding of Trooper Patrick Casey during a gubattle on I-676 in Center City on Tuesday morning. Read more
Turkey topped the menu at the bricklayers' retiree luncheon last month, but union president Dennis Pagliotti had something more serious on his plate. "Come back to work," he told them before they chowed down at the union hall in Northeast Philadelphia. "We're going to need you. Work is going to be so busy." Read more
Karen Montgomery talks about Shane and begins to weep. Read more
If you are hosting Thanksgiving, no doubt your focus is on the groaning table and your family's traditional dishes and must-haves. Yet for some of us, all we are thinking about are the leftovers, which can yield so much more than that beloved next-day turkey sandwich. Read more