Dickinson Street

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South Philadelphia Intersection Closed Due To Water Main Break

An intersection in Grays Ferry is shut down due to a water main break that occurred Wednesday afternoon.


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Elderly Woman Attacked, Robbed In Point Breeze

Police are investigating the robbery of an elderly woman in the Point Breeze section of Philadelphia Sunday morning.


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Surveillance Video Released In Connection With Philadelphia Convent Robberies

Philadelphia police have released surveillance video of three men they believe are responsible for robbing a convent two nights in a row.


(File photo by Mike DeNardo)

South Philadelphia School To Be Improved

Parents complained to the School Reform Commission last week about Alcorn Elementary at 32nd and Dickinson streets.



Man, Woman Stabbed To Death Inside South Philadelphia Apartment

Police are investigating the stabbing deaths of a man and woman were found inside a South Philadelphia apartment Tuesday morning.


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Police Probe Reported Sexual Assault On Columbus Boulevard

Police are investigating the report of a sexual assault early Friday morning in South Philadelphia.