East Falls

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1 Taken To The Hospital Following Bucket Truck Accident In East Falls

At 11:40 a.m., police responded to calls about a bucket trash crash on the 3000 block West School House Lane.

06/03/2015

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1 Injured In Multi-car Crash On Lincoln Drive

The crash involved at least two cars and happened on Lincoln Drive south near Gypsy Lane in East Falls.

05/04/2015

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School Bus Reportedly Involved In Accident In East Falls

The accident was reported Thursday afternoon at West School House Lane and Gypsy Lane.

03/12/2015

Tauheed Browning (L) and Brandon Caban (R) (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

2 Local Youth Tennis Players Will Be Rubbing Elbows With The Pros At The US Open

Two youth tennis players from Philadelphia will take to the court this weekend at the US Open in New York as part of Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day.

08/23/2014

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2 Dead, 2 Injured In Violent Night In Philadelphia

Two people are dead and two others were injured in four separate shootings throughout Philadelphia.

08/21/2014

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SEPTA Passes Out Safety Pamphlets To Commuters, Again

SEPTA management and transit police are here at the East Falls stop along the Manayunk Norristown line, handing out pamphlets with safety tips.

07/17/2014

Memorial Day Ceremony at Laurel Hill Cemetery. (Credit: Molly Daly)

Remembering Those Who Gave All, At Laurel Hill Cemetery

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.

05/25/2014

A section of the Schuylkill River Trail bike path along Kelly Drive in East Falls is torn up after this week's flooding. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Flood Cleanup Begins Along Schuylkill River

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.

05/02/2014

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Woman Critically Injured After Being Struck By A Car In East Falls

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.

04/25/2014

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Animal Cruelty Conviction For Owner Of Grace Kelly’s Childhood Home

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.

04/10/2014

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Elderly East Falls Woman Sentenced In Cat Hoarding Case

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.

12/19/2013

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PSCPA Rescues 14 Cats From Former Home of Grace Kelly

Officers are on scene of the home in the 3900 block of Henry Avenue in Philadelphia’s East Falls section.

10/31/2013

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Police: 4-Year-Old Brought Crack Cocaine, Cash To Philadelphia School

A preschooler brought drugs and cash to a Philadelphia grade school Tuesday morning and was showing it off to classmates, police said.

10/08/2013

(Gary Morton was one of a group of demonstrators in East Falls on Wednesday.  Credit: John Ostapkovich)

In East Falls, Voices Rise Against GOP Role in Congressional Impasse

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.

10/02/2013

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Man Arrested In Theft Of Luxury Vehicles From East Falls Parking Lot

Police have arrested a man in connection with the theft of two high-end luxury vehicles from an East Falls parking lot Tuesday.

07/24/2013

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