SEPTA management and transit police are here at the East Falls stop along the Manayunk Norristown line, handing out pamphlets with safety tips.
A special ceremony was part of the annual Memorial Day commemoration at Laurel Hill Cemetery in East Falls Sunday: the rededication of the “Silent Sentry,” a bronze statue that was stolen from Mount Moriah Cemetery in the ’70s, then languished in storage for decades after its recovery.
Along Kelly Drive, a section of the bike path just east of Ferry Road looks like it was picked up and thrown down, big rocks from the stone wall that line the river are in the path.
The woman, who is described as an Asian female in her 20s, was reportedly crossing the street on the 5000 block of Wissahickon Avenue around 11:16 p.m. when she was struck by a 2001 Chevy traveling southbound.
An elderly woman has pleaded no contest to animal cruelty charges in what authorities say was a cat-hoarding situation in Hollywood icon Grace Kelly’s childhood home.
Marjorie Bamont, 82, was charged on October 31st of this year with animal cruelty, after the PSPCA found 14 live cats, one dead cat, and one dog in the home.
Officers are on scene of the home in the 3900 block of Henry Avenue in Philadelphia’s East Falls section.
A preschooler brought drugs and cash to a Philadelphia grade school Tuesday morning and was showing it off to classmates, police said.
Their message was against the ongoing shutdown of much of the federal government and in favor of the onset of the latest phase of Obamacare.
Police have arrested a man in connection with the theft of two high-end luxury vehicles from an East Falls parking lot Tuesday.
Philadelphia Police have recovered two high-end luxury vehicles that were stolen from an East Falls parking lot overnight.
The FBI is expected to resume its search of the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, but still hasn’t said what it’s looking for.
FBI spokesperson Carrie Adamowski says the search is being conducted by the bureau’s Underwater Search and Evidence Team, also known as USERT.
A soldier’s monument that had been in storage since it was recovered after it was stolen years ago from the Mount Moriah Cemetery in Yeadon has been moved to a new home and the public will be able to see it Sunday during noon-time memorial ceremonies in East Falls.
Police say a woman is in extremely critical condition after an accident Wednesday night in East Falls. The accident happened at Lincon Drive and Forbidden Drive.