Citizen of the Week: Addiction Warrior Reenie Dugan
The Fishtown native, a former addict herself, is organizing a 5K on Saturday to raise awareness of the city’s opioid addiction epidemic
Citizen of the Week: Anti-Gun Violence Champion Will Little
The South Philly barber, formerly in prison for homicide, spent the month of August giving away gun locks with his haircuts
Citizen of the Week: Cat Savior Kathy Jordan
The financial adviser discovered her love for cats in Philadelphia. Now she's opened the city's first-ever cat cafe to help strays find forever homes.
Citizen of the Week: Meg Ferrigno
The West Philly resident turned a violent confrontation with police into a haven for peace and compassion
Citizen of the Week: Natalie Breuel
A Penn student—and gun user—fights for an end to gun violence
Citizen of the Week: Vision DiVirgilio
His Philadelphia Youth Poetry Movement helps city kids find their voice—and wins international spoken word slams
Citizen of The Week: The George Costanza of Philly Politics
Jared Solomon is governing by fighting crime and helming community revitalization projects in Northeast Philly’s 202nd state legislative district. Now all he has to do is get elected
Citizen of the Week: Lisa Miccolis
Why a coffee shop owner is hiring and mentoring those who have aged out of the foster care system.
Citizens Of The Week: The Philadelphia Crosstown Coalition
A consortium of civic groups, school associations and community activists are leading the way towards taking back schools, one building at a time
Citizen of the Week: Victor Atkins
Each week, painter Victor Atkins turns his street into a blank canvas by picking up trash. He’s hoping his neighbors will join in soon.