Chestnut Street

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Philadelphia Police Investigating Late Night Sexual Assault

Police say a 23-year-old woman was attacked by a man in his mide 30s.

12/09/2014

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Firefighter Injured, Dozens Displaced In West Philly Apartment Building Fire

The fire was reported around 11:45 p.m. Thursday at the unit block of S. 62nd Street.

10/31/2014

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Driver Hospitalized After Vehicle Slams Into Building In Center City

It happened just before 9:30 p.m. Tuesday at 9th and Chestnut Streets.

10/21/2014

There's a new UNIQLO store in Center City. (Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Popular Clothing Retailer Opens New Location In Center City

The 32nd U.S. store for Japanese clothing retailer UNIQLO opens in Center City Philadelphia Friday morning.

10/03/2014

Man wanted for robbing Center City Dunkin's Donuts while using hypodermic needle. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Homeless Man Arrested For Allegedly Using Hypodermic Needle To Rob Center City Dunkin’ Donuts

A homeless man has been arrested after he was identified as the suspect who allegedly used a hypodermic needle to rob a Center City Dunkin’ Donuts.

09/26/2014

Man wanted for robbing Center City Dunkin's Donuts while using hypodermic needle. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Man Uses Hypodermic Needle During Robbery Of Center City Dunkin’ Donuts

Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect who used a hypodermic needle as a weapon during the robbery of a downtown donut shop.

09/25/2014

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SEPTA Bus Catches Fire Near Penn’s Landing

SEPTA says it is a Route 33 bus and no passengers were aboard when the flames broke out.

08/19/2014

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Man Stabbed Multiple Times Outside West Philadelphia High School

Police are investigating the stabbing of a man multiple times outside a high school in Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.

05/06/2014

(Officials, at a construction site in the 2000 block of Chestnut Street where the YWCA Center City Annex once stood.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Construction Set To Begin For Center City ‘Luxury’ Apartment Building

Mayor Michael Nutter says it’s all part of the planned revitalization of once-elegant Chestnut Street.

04/09/2014

(A couple struggles across 10th Street in center city Philadelphia.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Even Walking Is Dicey in Center City After 8” Snowstorm

Merchants along Walnut, Chestnut, and Market Streets had workers out shoveling and salting, but crossing at intersections was dicey due to high ridges of snow created by plows grooming the roadways.

01/03/2014

Chestnut Street near Juniper (credit: Cherri Gregg)

Retailers Along East Chestnut Street Hope For Dramatic Neighborhood Changes

Efforts to transform East Chestnut Street in Center City from the ‘hood into a high-end haven for shopping has been slow. Business owners are hunkering down and hoping for change.

10/24/2013

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Man Struck, Killed By SEPTA Bus In Center City

A 59-year-old man died after being struck by a SEPTA bus in Center City early Friday morning.

10/11/2013

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Shooting In West Philly Leaves Man Critical

Police say a man in his 20’s is in critical condition after he was shot in neck in West Philadelphia late Thursday night.

09/27/2013

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SEPTA Bus Hits Car, Police Find 3 Guns On Woman

Police sources say a woman was found to have three guns on her after a SEPTA bus hit the vehicle she was occupying.

06/26/2013

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Crews Battle 2-Alarm Apartment Fire In West Philadelphia

Firefighters were called to the scene of the blaze in the 4700 block of Chestnut Street just after 6 a.m.

06/01/2013

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