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Live Concert Venue Planned For Former Factory Building Near Sugarhouse Casino

Concert production company “Live Nation” says it will transform the abandoned Ajax Metal Company building into what executive Don Gastion calls its “best venue in the country.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/16/2015

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Police Investigate Deadly Hit-And-Run In Northern Liberties

Police say a man in his late 20’s was crossing Delaware Avenue, heading toward the Roxxy Nightclub, when he was struck and killed by a dark-colored SUV.

04/04/2015

(Councilman Mark Squilla, at Monday's meeting of the Streets and Services Committee.  Image from City of Phila. TV)

Councilman Pushes To Increase Valet Parking Zones For Night Clubs Along Delaware Ave.

Over the objections of the Nutter administration, City Council is moving to encourage more valet parking at the nightclubs along Delaware Avenue, by reducing the cost that the clubs must pay for city permits.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/30/2015

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Woman Killed In Hit-Run In Delaware, Driver Charged With DUI

It happened early Sunday morning near Chapel Street and Delaware Avenue.

03/08/2015

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Cops: Autistic Teen Punched During Large Brawl Outside Church In Delaware

A 14-year-old was arrested in Delaware after investigators say he punched a teen with autism during a large brawl.

09/22/2014

One of two suspects wanted in heist of food distribution center in Philadelphia. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Surveillance Video Released In $87K Heist Of Fishtown Food Distribution Center

Philadelphia police have released surveillance video of an armed heist at a food distribution center that netted the suspects close to $90,000.

08/28/2014

(The Washington Avenue Pier.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Nature Sanctuary Opens at Foot of Washington Ave. in South Philly

Tucked between the US Coast Guard Station and the Sheet Metal Workers’ union headquarters, at Washington Avenue and Columbus Boulevard, is the Washington Avenue Pier.

08/15/2014

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Female Driver Dead After Car Crashes Into SEPTA Trolley

According to SEPTA, one person is dead after their vehicle collided with a SEPTA trolley Thursday afternoon.

05/01/2014

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Gunfire Erupts Outside Nightclub In Northern Liberties

Police say shots were fired around 12:30 a.m. Sunday outside of The Roxxy nightclub in the 900 block of Delaware Avenue.

03/09/2014

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Construction About To Begin On $11-Million Delaware Avenue Extension

The $11-million extension will stretch Delaware Avenue from Lewis Street, just south of the Betsy Ross Bridge to Orthodox Street.

03/06/2014

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Two Injured In Crash Near Penn’s Landing

Police say an SUV was traveling northbound along Delaware Avenue when it was struck by another vehicle, causing it to flip on its side and trapping a man and woman inside.

01/19/2014

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UPDATE: Amber Alert Cancelled, Child Found Safe

Around 11pm Saturday night, Palmerton Police reported that Timothy Simcsuk had been placed into custody near Quakertown. Police say Kyleigh Simcsuk is fine.

12/14/2013

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Police: Man Stole Motorcycle, Crashed On I-95 In Del.

State police say a Virginia man stole a motorcycle during a test drive and later crashed it on Interstate 95 in Wilmington.

08/04/2013

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Construction Set To Begin on New Port Richmond Recreation Trail

This L-shaped extension will start at Monkevitch Playground, in the shadow of I-95, and go down past Pulaski Park to Lewis Street, wrapping around the fruit distribution center and city dump.

10/22/2012

Suspect Arrested In Beating, Robbery Of 83-Year-Old Man In Delaware

A suspect has been arrested after police say he beat and robbed an 83-year-old man in Delaware Thursday afternoon.

02/23/2012

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