Missing crossing guard has North Philly students scrambling across a busy street The William Dick School was without a guard for most of last year, the principal said — and a recent replacement disappeared. Top Philadelphia News What we know about the El train that derailed overnight in Old City We tried Jalen Hurts’s signature cheesesteak (yes, it’s good) Ukulele as public comment: Activist briefly enthralls Philly City Council with song about a golf course Who’s running for city controller? What to know about Philly’s unexpected 2023 election Philly Voter guides Who’s running for Philly mayor? Your regularly updated candidate tracker Who’s running for City Council in 2023? Here’s the (huge) updated list Who’s running for city controller? What to know about Philly’s unexpected 2023 election MORNING ROUNDUP: BILLY PENN’S DAILY NEWSLETTER $500M to fix Philly water pipes; Teaching MOVE in schools; Help navigating city permits | Sunday roundup February 5, 2023February 5, 2023 Undersheriff’s sketchy side hustle; Eagles guard faces serious charges; Most medical marijuana users cite ‘anxiety’ | Morning roundup February 3, 2023February 3, 2023 Teaching better Black history; New Philly tourism campaign; Temple grad students strike | Morning roundup February 1, 2023February 2, 2023 Neighborhoods North Philly’s Beury Building inks agreement for jobs and training, as plans for hotel move forward birdSEED nonprofit, giving grants to first-time homebuyers, expands to Philadelphia Jim’s Steaks is buying next-door neighbor Eyes Gallery, as the shops rebuild after last summer’s fire Gun Violence Prevention ‘Like I’m a nobody’: Breaking news coverage of shootings is dehumanizing and delays progress, per new Temple study Learning about the House of Umoja’s anti-violence work inspires Philly teens: ‘We need to breathe together’ Coming in March: A mayoral forum on gun violence, with community-sourced questions and a focus on solutions Sports & Community What to know about the sexual assault charges against Eagles guard Josh Sills Photos from the party on Broad Street as the Eagles head to Super Bowl LVII Philly blocks off nearly a square mile around City Hall so Eagles fans can celebrate Secrets & Fun Citywide specials and Harriett’s Bookshop star in Philly’s new tourism campaign Eat and drink your Eagles pride: ‘Bird Boxes’ to vegan pop-tarts, green cannoli to green beer Philly entrepreneurs launch ‘Saltete,’ a new publishing platform for niche travel guides The 1920s Broadway star who romanced a DuPont heiress and had a son in Philadelphia Election 2023 Can Republicans maintain a foothold in Philly? With the Working Families Party rising, it won’t be easy Helen Gym gets a big endorsement, with API PA pledging $400k and advocacy in a dozen languages Who is Philly mayoral candidate Warren Bloom? It’s his 7th time running, and he brings a dubious past Councilmember David Oh planning to resign to run for Philly mayor as a Republican One-time $9 $50 $90 Other Donation amount $ Monthly $10 $15 $25 Other Donation amount $ Annually $50 $125 $250 Other Donation amount $ Reader support powers our nonprofit newsroom. If you like what we do, a monthly sustaining contribution makes a big difference, and any amount helps us keep covering all things Philly. Thank you. Donate Now Food & Drink Scene The Bird Dog truck will roll up to the Eagles tailgate before the Giants playoff game 70-year-old Philly bakery is making bright green rolls for the Eagles playoff run Best bites at the 2023 PA Farm Show (omg that creamsicle milkshake) PA Farm Show butter sculpture: 1,000 lbs. and all the stats you could possibly want to know Opinion Jerry Blavat was a true Philly legend | Opinion by Johnny Nottingham Rethinking PGW: Philly’s gas utility is failing residents, ratepayers, and the environment | Opinion by Joseph Minott, Clean Air Council executive director and chief counsel The music’s not over, but Martha Graham Cracker needs your help | Opinion by Victor Fiorillo More stories Philly schools will teach a unit on MOVE, part of the refreshed African American history curriculum Jalen Hurts deserves more respect: The NFL’s sorry relationship with Black quarterbacks | Opinion ‘Please be kind to the street poles’: Philly 311 issues plea ahead of Eagles NFC Championship game Can you talk about the Eagles’ chances without jinxing them? Experts weigh in At this San Francisco bar favored by Eagles fans, Niners supporters may have to wait DeSantis critics stage big protest outside Philly’s Union League as it honors the Florida gov Load more posts Loading… Something went wrong. Please refresh the page and/or try again.