Cecil B. Moore Avenue
As these exclusive videos show, the transformer turned into a ball of fire that scared residents and knocked out power as neighbors scrambled to get help.
The fire broke out around 12:30 p.m. on the corner of Cecil B. Moore Avenue and American Street.
“He was a giver and he cared about people and he loved people,” says Marc Poland, an entrepreneur and longtime friend of Officer Moses Walker Jr., who was gunned down in North Philadelphia last year.
Officers found a 30-year-old male victim lying in the street with a gunshot wound to his chest.
“The Philadelphia homeless population exceeds the nation in the prevalence of diabetes, heart disease, smoking, and depression,” a Project HOME official notes.
By Natasha Brown PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A Good Samaritan jumped onto subway tracks to save a man who accidentally fell off a platform Thursday afternoon in North Philadelphia. The incident occurred at about 12:45 p.m. […]
Officials say five small fire were intentionally set on floors inside what will be the residential tower of Morgan Hall, at Broad Street and Cecil B. Moore Avenue in North Philadelphia.
Authorities were called into action after an explosion on a bridge over the Amtrak train tracks early Friday evening in the Brewerytown neighborhood of Philadelphia.
A North Philadelphia woman, shot over a dozen times during a home invasion in which her husband was killed, testified to the early morning carnage inside her Cecil B. Moore Avenue home last March.
As the search for fallen Philadelphia Police Officer Moses Walker Junior’s killer intensified and a reward for information leading to an arrest increased to $35,000, his family and friends held a candlelight vigil on Sunday evening to honor his memory and to mourn his loss.
Philadelphia police are on the hunt for the suspect alleged to have shot and killed off-duty 22nd District Police Officer Moses Walker Junior early Saturday morning in North Philadelphia.
The free festival will run from noon until 7:30 Saturday night, with two stages, one at Cecil B. Moore near Broad and the other along Cecil B. near 17th.
A 10-year-old was rushed to Hahnemann University Hospital after being struck by a vehicle in North Philadelphia Monday afternoon.
Officials with the Pennsylvania SPCA are investigating the discovery of a dog that had been set on fire.
Two young men have pleaded guilty to shooting up a Septa bus in North Philadelphia last year, an outrageously reckless and dangerous crime caught on tape.