About 750,000 undocumented immigrants live in the United States under the DACA program. 23,000 of them live in Pennsylvania. The increase of arrests and the petition of 10 'red' states for the Trump administration to eliminate this program have plagued this community with fear.
Kelley B. Hodge has been selected as the Interim District Attorney.
About 50 people gathered together at Independence Live to witness -and taste, of course!- the art of making the most delicious Mexican tamales in Philly, featured by Hispanic chef Jen Zavala.
The American Beverage Association is taking its legal actions against the city to another level.
An accident by SEPTA's Regional Rail on the Landsdale/Doylestown line reportedly killed a man near Fortuna station.
City Solicitor Sozi Pedro Tulante responded to the allegations made by General Attorney Jeff Sesions against 9 jurisdictions considered as "sanctuary cities" by the DOJ.
Rodriguez Carrión is the first native of Puerto Rico to be awarded the Woodmere Art Museum Purchase Prize. Its work, Exodus, talks about the Puerto Rican diaspora to the US.
Puerto Ricans are creating thriving communities outside of the island in light of the debt crisis.
Philadelphia defends it's sanctuary city policies in at a news conference on Thursday.
An end to the teachers' five-year raise stall and four-year struggle with the school district has arrived.
12 applications to grow medical marijuana have been accepted by the Department of Health.
Animal cruelty isn't getting treated lightly anymore.
Federal regulations are on hold due to a final step not taken by the Trump administration.
El impuesto de la soda no se aproxima en lo más mínimo a los 46.2 millones de dólares que prevenía obtener en el año fiscal 2017.
The soda tax is nowhere near the $46.2 million projected revenue for the fiscal year of 2017.
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf speaks out against Attorney General Jeff Sessions on medical marijuana.
El comisionado para las Adquisiones de la ciudad habló con AL DÍA News sobre los servicios que su oficina presta a propietarios de empresas pequeñas que tengan interés en acceder a la contratación pública.
DNC protesters found guilty of trespassing.
How the department assists minority businesses stay on equal footing when bidding for contracts.
The Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court has upheld the soda tax in court.
La población latina de Filadelfia podría tener los mayores índices de enfermedades cardiovasculares, pero algunos cambios puntuales con el apoyo de iniciativas del ayuntamiento podrían ayudar a una familia más saludable.
Philadelphia’s Latino population may be at higher rates for diseases related to cardiovascular health, but certain quick fixes with the support of city initiatives can lead to a healthy family.
Representatives from Juntos and the Arch Street Methodist Church are taking part in a ride from Philadelphia to Vermont to campaign for a conclusion to the case of Javier Flores Garcia, a man seeking asylum in the church after a deportation order from Immigrations and Customs Enforcement officials.