Philadelphia-based reporter, editor and videographer for The Associated Press. Owner of a very bad cat. Puzzle fiend. With a passion for all things Philly, except cheesesteaks and overblown stories about Eagles fans throwing snowballs at Santa. Occasionally she takes photos and blogs them here and on Instagram (katmath13). On Sundays, she blogs The New York Times crossword here and at www.crosswordkathy.net.
Rock star Jon Bon Jovi showed some brotherly love in Philadelphia on Tuesday when he attended the grand opening of a low-income housing building that bears his initials. His foundation helped provide some of the funding.
Jon Bon Jovi’s hit tune “Who Says You Can’t Go Home?” took on new meaning Tuesday as the rock star cut the ribbon on a namesake housing development for low-income residents and the formerly homeless in Philadelphia.
Two prep school graduates sought to use their sports connections and business acumen to establish a monopoly on drug sales to high school students in the affluent Main Line suburbs of Philadelphia, authorities said Monday.