Center City

A Target store is being constructed along Chestnut Street between 11th and 12th. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Target Store Coming Soon To Center City

A new Target store is being constructed along Chestnut Street between 11th and 12th Streets — and that has folks who live in the area pretty excited.


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Bus Driver Accused Of Fatally Striking Man In Center City Claims He Didn’t Know He Hit Anyone

The driver of the tour bus that struck and killed a pedestrian Tuesday morning, near Philadelphia police headquarters, is remorseful and cooperating.


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Busy Center City Roadway Closed Due To Emergency Repairs

Motorists are being urged to plan ahead and use alternate routes when traveling in the area.


This puppet is of Justin Dart, an icon of the ADA movement. It was part of the parade down Market Street. (Credit: Dan Wing)

Celebration In Center City Marks 25th Anniversary Of Americans With Disabilities Act

The festivities kicked off at Dilworth Park with speakers and live performances by musicians with disabilities.


Pope Francis, in file photo. (credit: Franco Origlia/ Getty Images)

Security Perimeter Around Center City For Pope’s Visit Not A Secret, It’s Just Not Known

Parking Authority Deputy Director Richard Dickson found himself in hot water, this week, when a website reported that, while briefing his board on the papal visit, he said the “security perimeter” would extend from Girard Avenue to South Street and river to river.



Police: Employee Shot Inside Adult Book Store In Center City

It happened around 4 a.m. Saturday at Danny’s Midnight Confessions along the 100 block of South 13th Street.


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Crews Paint Rainbow Crosswalks In Center City

The crosswalks represent the rainbow flag, which has become a symbol of the LGBT community.


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2 Europeans Arrested For Allegedly Installing Skimming Device On Center City ATM Machine

Surveillance footage showed a female placing tape over the ATM camera and installing the device several times starting on May 3rd.


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Actor Injured In Center City Hit-Run Speaks Out

A local actor’s life changed after he became the victim of a hit-and-run in Center City.


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Police: Male Injured In Center City Hit And Run

Authorities say the 68-year-old male was struck near 11th and Market Streets a little before around 1 a.m.


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Authorities Announce 2 More Arrests In Connection With Jewelers’ Row Abduction Case

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Philadelphia Police Department have announced two arrests in connection with the Jewelers’ Row abduction case.


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Police Investigate Scooter, Motorcycle Thefts In Philadelphia

Police are investigating a rash of scooter and motorcycle thefts in Philadelphia.


Police at scene of fatal pedestrian accident involving a Duck Boat in Center City Philadelphia on May 8, 2015. (credit: Diana Rocco)

Female Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Duck Boat In Center City

Police say a female pedestrian died after she was struck by a Duck Boat that was filled with passengers in Center City Friday.


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KYW Flashback: The Center City Harrison Court Building Blaze

Reporters at the conference table just grabbed their gear and bolted.


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Philadelphia Division)

Police Searching For Center City Bank Robbery Suspect

The suspect is described as a black male between 35-40 years old with a medium build.