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Surveillance Video Emerges After Jewelry Store Employee Abducted In Center City

Police can now see inside the parking garage where they say a 53-year-old jewelry store employee was abducted.

04/06/2015

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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Center City Underground Explosions Force Evacuations

Police confirm there were two underground explosions Sunday afternoon in Center City.

02/22/2015

(Ron Kauffman, outside his Rita's water ice store at 1511 Spruce Street, in center city.  Photo provided)

Center City Shop Offering Free Water Ice On One Of The Coldest Days Of Winter

“Wooder ice” is probably the last thing on your mind on a frigid day like today, but a local shop is giving it away for free.

02/20/2015

A kiosk at the Gallery shopping mall in Center City (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Kiosk Operators Forced Out Of Center City Shopping Mall

The Gallery is set to undergo an overhaul and Wednesday was the last day for merchant’s who own kiosks to do business.

02/18/2015

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Part Of Marble Sign Falls From Building In Center City

Officials say the sign fell off the building around midnight on Friday.

02/13/2015

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Search Underway For Suspect Who Robbed Center City Bank With Replica Grenade

Philadelphia Police and the FBI are searching for a suspect who used what appeared to be a grenade to rob a Center City bank.

02/04/2015

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Water, Weather, Age Likely Contributed To Partial Wall Collapse In Center City, According To L&I

Water, the freeze-thaw cycle, and age are likely culprits in Tuesday’s partial wall collapse in Center City.

01/28/2015

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3 Injured In Partial Roof Collapse At Lululemon In Center City

Several people suffered minor injuries after bricks from a neighboring building crashed through roof of a popular athletic store in Center City.

01/27/2015

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Philadelphia Police Searching For Bank Robber Who Threatened Tellers With Fake Bomb

Philadelphia Police and the FBI are searching for a suspect who threatened employees with a “bomb” in order to rob a Center City bank.

01/21/2015

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14′ Digital Ad Space Installed Above Market Street

Part of the redevelopment of Market Street is a 14-foot-high digital sign at the corner of 7th street, on top of the Lits building.

01/21/2015

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Temple University Student Falls 8 Floors, Lands On Pedestrian, Dies

The incident happened Thursday evening at the 1500 block of Chestnut Street.

01/15/2015

Fire at historical building in Philadelphia on January 13, 2015. (credit: CBS)

Fire At Historical Building In Old City

Firefighters were able to quickly control an electrical fire that started inside a historical building in downtown Philadelphia Tuesday morning.

01/13/2015

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Police: Man Stabbed, Robbed Inside Fast Food Joint In Downtown Philly

A transgender female was one of two suspects who stabbed and robbed a male inside a fast food joint in Philadelphia Wednesday evening, police said.

01/07/2015

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Victim Of Alleged Assault In Center City Speaks Out

Philadelphia Police are asking for the public’s help to catch the suspects.

01/06/2015

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