Broad Street

(Mayor Nutter announces the countdown to the Broad Street Run.  Photo by Michael Nutter)

On Your Mark: Philadelphia Gearing Up For Sunday’s Broad Street Run

Mayor Michael Nutter was joined today outside City Hall by officials from the city’s Parks and Recreation Department and other dignitaries to kick off the countdown to Sunday’s “Broad Street Run.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/28/2015

(Billie Holiday, in the early 1950s.  Photo by Hulton Archive/ Getty Images)

At Last, Billie Holiday Being Nominated For Broad St. ‘Walk Of Fame’ Plaque

Singer Billie Holiday was born 100 years ago today, in West Philadelphia.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/07/2015

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Caught On Camera: Group Of Suspects Attacks Male On SEPTA Platform

Police are searching for multiple suspects wanted in connection with a brazen assault caught on video at a SEPTA stop earlier this month.

03/23/2015

Artist rendering of 3D billboard. (Credit: Catalyst Outdoor Advertising)

City Council Committee Approves 3D Electronic Billboards In Center City

A city council committee has given the go-ahead to allowing massive, 3-D electronic billboards within a small portion of Center City, despite the objection of some residents.

02/25/2015

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Fast Food Workers Protest For Better Wages Outside North Philly McDonald’s

Organizers say Philadelphia is one of 150 cities taking part in these demonstrations.

12/04/2014

Overturned car on Broad Street on October 27, 2014 (credit: CBS)

Car Overturns During Crash On Broad Street In Center City

At least two cars were involved in a crash in Center City Monday morning that resulted in one flipping over and landing on its side.

10/27/2014

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Car Slams Into Credit Union Building In South Philly

Police are investigating what caused a car to slam into a building in South Philadelphia Tuesday morning.

10/21/2014

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Man Rushed To Hospital After Being Struck By Train In Center City

The incident occurred at Broad and Walnut Streets in Center City.

10/20/2014

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Open Casting Call To Be Held In Philly For Next “Food Network Star”

“Food Network Star” is a Food Network reality series where chefs compete to become the host of their very own cooking show.

10/20/2014

2014 Columbus Day Parade in Philadelphia. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Other Cities Changed The Name, But Philadelphians Celebrate Columbus Day With Parade

While two American cities have decided to remove Christopher Columbus’ name from the holiday, Philadelphia is sticking with tradition.

10/12/2014

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Multi-Vehicle Accident Ties Up Traffic On EB Vine Street Expressway

A multi-vehicle accident on the eastbound Vine Street Expressway tied up traffic, seriously affecting the morning commute early Wednesday.

10/08/2014

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Worker Stabbed During Robbery At South Philadelphia Employment Agency

Police are investigating after a 53-year-old woman was stabbed several times in South Philadelphia.

09/18/2014

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Closure On Broad Street Could Cause Traffic Problems

Police have set up a detour that may cause some congestion and back-up at times now through Saturday morning.

09/12/2014

(A Broad Street subway train.  File photo by John Ostapkovich)

Person Struck, Killed By SEPTA Train In Center City

SEPTA officials say a person is dead after they were struck by a train Sunday night in Center City.

09/07/2014

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Philadelphia Officer Injured After Cruiser Struck By Car

A Philadelphia Police officer suffered minor injuries Sunday after his cruiser was struck by another car in South Philadelphia.

09/07/2014

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