Brewerytown

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Police Investigate Possible Connection Between 2 North Philadelphia Shootings

On arrival, officers found a 36-year-old man in the street a few blocks away, who had been shot multiple times in the chest and back.

05/31/2015

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1 Dead After House Fire In Brewerytown

Around 6:49 a.m., crews were called to 2625 West Thompson Street for reports of a fire.

05/27/2015

(Mayor Michael Nutter speaks with youth violence-prevention specialists at a meeting at Temple University.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Mayor Nutter Calls For Long-Range Strategy To Combat Youth Violence in City

Mayor Nutter today told stakeholders involved in youth violence prevention that they should commit to a long-term effort and not go for short-term fixes.

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Philadelphia Salon Hosting Double Fundraiser To Benefit Locks Of Love And Brewerytown Neighborhood

Organizer Every Heard says there are plans to have a photographer on site for before and after photos, refreshments from Rybrew and maybe even a couple musical performances.

02/03/2015

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.

12/18/2014

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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.

06/30/2014

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.

06/28/2014

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.

05/05/2014

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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.

05/02/2014

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Police Investigate Double Shooting in Brewerytown

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

04/23/2014

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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.

10/30/2013

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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.

09/18/2013

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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.

08/13/2013

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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.

02/13/2013

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.

01/14/2013

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