Twins train for Olympics, 1999

Twin brothers and boxers Rock and Tiger Allen work with their father and noted boxing trainer Naazim Richardson in Philadelphia in 1999. The pair had hoped to fight for the US during the 2000 Summer Olympics n Sydney.

Neighborhood fire, 2003

Neighborhood children cover their noses as smoke from a row home fire clouds their block in the Grays Ferry section of Philadelphia. The occupants escaped safely and the fire was brought under control short time later.

First snow in Philly

I took a walk with my camera late this morning to catch the first snowflakes of the season as they fell around the Washington West section of Center City Philadelphia.

Snow covers cars on Spruce Street.

A man shields himself from blowing snow on Washington Square.

A carriage passes along Washington Square.

Snow covers a statues of George Washington.

Large flakes fall on Spruce Street.