Mayor Michael Nutter says it’s all part of the planned revitalization of once-elegant Chestnut Street.
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.
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.
A 59-year-old man died after being struck by a SEPTA bus in Center City early Friday morning.
Police say a man in his 20’s is in critical condition after he was shot in neck in West Philadelphia late Thursday night.
Police sources say a woman was found to have three guns on her after a SEPTA bus hit the vehicle she was occupying.
Firefighters were called to the scene of the blaze in the 4700 block of Chestnut Street just after 6 a.m.
Officials are investigating a shooting that involved an off-duty officer in Philadelphia.
A Philadelphia police officer was injured in a crash while responding to a police pursuit early Friday morning.
Two police officers were injured in an accident Sunday morning while responding to a call in West Philadelphia.
Business owners in Old City are outraged days after Philadelphia’s vice squad busts a prostitution ring in a basement apartment near Third and Chestnut Street, arresting three women.
Three women were arrested following a prostitution bust in Philadelphia’s Old City neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.
A motorist is under arrest after police say he hit two police cruisers while officers were investigating an earlier accident in West Philadelphia in which a pedestrian was struck.
Two people were seriously injured after their car was struck by a train in Gloucester County early Friday morning.
At first glance, it’s just a mural full of people holding on to a quilt, but these people, of all races and ages, are holding on to memories.