This spot at 29th and Girard will soon be a pizza place. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

New Brewerytown Pizza Place Possible Sign Of Things To Come In Area

This portion of Brewerytown has seen better days, but now it’s in a state of transition.


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Investigators Looking For Answers In Girl’s Tragic Death At Brewerytown Rita’s

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter said on Monday that it’s time to focus on getting the facts together after a 3-year-old girl was killed by a falling security gate at a Rita’s Water Ice in Brewerytown.


The security door that fell on the 3-year-old child. (Credit: CBS3)

3-Year-Old Killed In Security Door Accident At Italian Ice Store

Eyewitnesses say they heard a loud crash, and then saw a large security door on top of the little girl.


Victim Devin Bullock.

High School Basketball Star Dies After Being Shot In Brewerytown

A teen who was an innocent victim of stray gunfire on a Philadelphia street late last month passed away as a result of his injuries early Monday morning.


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High School Basketball Star Badly Wounded In Brewerytown Shooting

Devin Bullock, 19, nearly lost his life, and has now lost one of his legs, the innocent victim of a gunman who opened fire April 23d at 25th and Thompson Streets in Brewerytown.


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Police Investigate Double Shooting in Brewerytown

Two men were shot in the Brewerytown section of Philadelphia Wednesday night.


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One Suspect In Custody In Brewerytown Home Invasion; Police Continue To Search For Second

It happened around 3 a.m. Wednesday in the 1500 block of North Dover Street.


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17-Year-Old Killed In Brewerytown Shooting

Philadelphia police say a 17-year-old boy was killed after he was shot multiple times in the city’s Brewerytown section Wednesday night.


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Man Injured In Dog Attack In Cobbs Creek

Philadelphia Police were forced to open fire on two dogs in two separate attacks overnight, killing one dog and injuring another.


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Some Neighborhoods Will Bear Brunt Of Property Tax Increase, City Controller Says

Northern Liberties and the Graduate Hospital area are among the neighborhoods likely to be hardest hit by the city’s new property tax system.


Artist Tieshka Smith (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

New Exhibit Tells Story Of Brewerytown Community

The exhibition showcases 20 photographs that tell stories of the people who work, live and thrive in this section of the city as it experiences urban renewal.


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Double Shooting In North Philadelphia Under Investigation

A double shooting in Brewerytown Wednesday night is under investigation.


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Police Investigate North Philadelphia Shooting, Teenage Victim In Critical Condition

Philadelphia Police are searching for two suspects in connection to the shooting of an 18-year-old male in North Philadelphia.


(Philadelphia officials took part in a ceremonial groundbreaking for a shopping center in North Philadelphia that will include a supermarket.   Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

High Hopes For New Supermarket In North Philadelphia’s Brewerytown Section

The groundbreaking took place at 31st and Girard, in a lot that will soon be known as “The Shops at Brewerytown.”



Murder Victims Names Read Aloud During Motorcade Through Philadelphia

A motorcade through the city streets tomorrow aims to remember the more than 300 homicide victims in Philadelphia in 2011.




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