Baltimore Avenue

(credit: CBS)

DUI Driver Strikes Bicyclist, Parked Car While Fleeing Police In West Philadelphia

A suspected DUI driver is under arrest after he hit a bicyclist and then struck a parked car overnight while trying to evade police in West Philadelphia.

09/27/2014

(Credit: Lori Brennan, University City District)

Hear Philly: Your Dollar Goes A Long Way At The Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll

The buck stops in West Philadelphia on Thursday, June 19th. Dan Majka says one dollar will get you food, drinks and much more at the Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll.

05/22/2014

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Misunderstanding May Have Led To Police-Involved Shooting

Two plain-clothes officers in an unmarked car responded to 51st Street and Baltimore Avenue for the report of gunshots.

04/23/2014

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5-Year-Old Struck By Hit-Run Driver In West Philadelphia

Philadelphia police are searching for the driver who fled the scene after striking a young pedestrian Tuesday morning.

02/11/2014

(Customers try the cookies at a previous Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll.  Photo provided)

Baltimore Ave. Holding Street Fair Where $1 Price Tags Abound

From 5:30 to 8:30 tonight, vendors in University City are bringing their products to the street for the third “Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll.”

09/12/2013

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Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Blaze On Baltimore Avenue

The fire broke out around 1:30 p.m.

12/24/2012

(Credit: Lynne Adkins)

Philadelphia Area Disabled Vets Get Advice, Assistance From Rolling Help Center

It’s not always possible for veterans to get to the DAV, so workers in a van go to those in need.

08/28/2012

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Child Struck By Car In Southwest Philadelphia

Authorities say, at around six o’clock, a car hit the boy at the corner of 60th Street and Baltimore Avenue.

04/03/2012

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One Police Officer Injured In Car Accident In West Philadelphia

One police officer suffered minor injuries just after 4:00 a.m. Saturday morning when his patrol car collided with two parked cars near Baltimore Avenue and 49th street.

12/18/2011

Missing Car Mystery

Exclusive: West Philadelphia Missing Car Mystery

In a city like Philadelphia, parked cars sometimes must be moved for construction, or perhaps to make way for emergency repairs. In those cases, they are towed, and someone is supposed to keep track of where those cars are moved.

12/06/2011

Two Separate Fatal Shootings In Philadelphia

One man was shot and killed in West Philadelphia and four people were shot, one killed, along the 5000 block of North 5th Street.

10/01/2011

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BLOG: University City Dollar Stroll Starts Today

By Jim Donovan: The University City District (UCD) kicks off the 2011 season of the Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll today. The stroll will happen each first Thursday in June through September – June 2, July […]

06/02/2011

(Photo provided by University City District)

Dollar Strolls Return To Baltimore Avenue

Summer’s here, so Philadelphia’s University City District will hold the first of its Baltimore Avenue strolls this Thursday.

05/30/2011

Crime Scene

Suspects Sought In West Philadelphia Armed Robbery

Philadelphia police are searching for two suspects who forced a victim at gunpoint to withdraw money from his bank account at an ATM machine inside a convenience store.

05/27/2011

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Top Murals To See In Philadelphia

Philadelphia has many murals, thanks in part to the Mural Arts Program, which has produced a wide variety of works in partnership with many organizations across the city. Travel around town, and be sure to look up at the dazzling walls you see across the cityscape!

CBS Philly–09/21/2010

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