July 5, 2022

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An American Crisis

PHILADELPHIA – It’s the Guns, Stupid! Well, that’s the simple view, anyway. The reality is that the issues are much more complicated than a simple sound bite. Solving the problem of semi-automatic assault rifles like [more…]


Our Summer of Rage

PHILADELPHIA – Since May 3, 2022, Philadelphians have been on fire over the looming SCOTUS decision to strip women of their rights over their bodies. Dozens of protests have been held throughout the downtown area [more…]

East Falls crime report

Crime Report: May 2022

5/22 Theft 4530 Kelly Dr. (Schuylkill River Trail parking lot) 2:30PM Complainant parked his 2016 Volvo XC90 at listed location. When he returned about an hour later, he saw that the driver’s side front window [more…]

East Falls crime report

Crime Report: April 2022

4/30 Theft 4055 Ridge Ave. (Dobson Mills) 5:40PM Complainant left her apartment secured. When she returned (between 4:30 & 5PM) she noticed the front door was damaged and open. Compl. observed the apt in disarray [more…]


Missed Connections: April 2022

Warning: these listings have not been sanitized for your protection (or anyone else’s). They have, however, been hand-buffed to a smooth yet rustic patina by Dr. Karl von Lichtenhollen as he binge-watched Bad Vegan last [more…]

East Falls crime report

Crime Report: March 2022

3/28 Burglary 35XX Sunnyside Ave. 4PM Complainant left his property secured at 4PM. When he returned on 3/29 he noticed that the copper pipes, wires and recessed lighting fixtures ($21,000) were missing. Possible entry gained [more…]

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