Fishtown

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Suspect Charged In Fishtown Abduction, Sexual Assault

Philadelphia police have arrested and charged 24-year-old Manuel Cintron in connection with two assaults and one rape that happened earlier this month in Fishtown.

05/19/2015

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Sources: Fishtown Abduction, Sexual Assault Suspect In Custody

Sources tell Eyewitness News that a suspect in an abduction and sexual assault in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood was taken into police custody Monday evening.

05/18/2015

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Reward Offered For Info Leading To Arrest Of Abduction, Sexual Assault Suspect

Philadelphia Police say a $2,500 reward is being offered for any information that leads to the arrest of Manuel Cintron who is wanted in connection with an abduction and sexual assault in Fishtown earlier this month.

05/18/2015

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Police ID Suspect Wanted In Abduction, Sexual Assault In Fishtown

Police say they are searching for 24-year-old Manuel Cintron who is wanted in connection with an abduction and sexual assault in Fishtown last week.

05/08/2015

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Police: Woman Abducted And Sexually Assaulted In Fishtown

Police have released a sketch of a man they say allegedly abducted and sexually assaulted a woman in Fishtown.

05/05/2015

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Beer Science Class Held In Philadelphia

A beer science class was held at Yards Brewery on Friday night in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood.

05/01/2015

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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

(Left:  Joel Erland works in his Germantown studio.  Photo by Jurgita Cenkute, provided.  Right: Gina Michaels works in her studio at 5535 Lena Street, in Germantown.  Photo by Bernadette Dye, provided.)

Positively Philadelphia: Young Artists Transforming Local Neighborhoods

Germantown is emerging as one of the newest hot spots for artists.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/23/2015

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A Catholic School in Fishtown Prepares To Celebrate 125 Years, Despite Loss of Adjacent Church

It’s been nearly a year since the Archdiocese of Philadelphia closed St. Laurentius Church. But its namesake school, next door, is still open and ready to celebrate its 125th anniversary.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/09/2015

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Philadelphia Police: Suspects Beat Man With Trash Can, Take His Car

Philadelphia police have released a video of three men who they say brutally beat a man and took his car.

01/06/2015

Casey Lynch, co-owner of Street Glitter Gallery in Fishtown. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Local Shop Owners Promote Small Business Saturday

Small stores were open today and owners were encouraging folks to shop local. It was all part of Small Business Saturday.

11/29/2014

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Restaurant With No-Tipping Policy Opens In Fishtown

No-tipping restaurants are becoming something of a trend with eateries adopting the policy from Philadelphia to New York City, and from Washington, D.C. to southern California.

11/21/2014

St. Laurentius Catholic Church, on East Berks Street in Fishtown. (Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Removal Of Sacred Objects From Fishtown Church Sparks Outrage, Renewed Will To Fight Archdiocese

Longtime members of St. Laurentius Church in Fishtown weren’t happy with the Archdiocese when it removed relic structures from the building this week.

11/14/2014

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Philadelphia Police Searching For Suspect In Connection To At Least 2 Robberies

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

09/26/2014

Suspect wanted in Fishtown home burglary. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Suspect Sought In Theft Of Bike, iPod And Sneakers From Fishtown Home

Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect who stole a bike, an iPod and $1,500 in sneakers during a home burglary earlier this month.

09/19/2014

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