The ambitious Philly Painting project is sponsored by the city’s Mural Arts Program. It’s part of a $3.5 million makeover that city officials planned for the once-thriving commercial strip in Germantown.
A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed in the city’s Nicetown-Tioga neighborhood Thursday night.
A dollar store owner is battling for his life after being shot outside his business on Germantown Avenue late Wednesday night.
Four people were injured after a SEPTA train hit a barrier in Chestnut Hill Friday afternoon.
Motorists who use a heavily traveled stretch of Cresheim Valley Drive in Mt. Airy may face at least some off-peak delays as Monday marks the beginning of a six-month repair project.
Plans are in the works for this year’s “Give Back Festival” taking place in August in the Nicetown section of the city.
SEPTA Transit Police have arrested a female suspect who was caught on tape randomly attacking a male passenger aboard a SEPTA bus late last month.
Philadelphia police are searching for a woman who was caught on surveillance camera assaulting a man on a SEPTA bus last month.
The incident apparently started around midnight inside the P.Y.T. bar and lounge at Germantown Avenue and Hancock Street.
A SEPTA bus was rear-ended on Tuesday night, reportedly resulting in some injuries to riders.
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have found a connection between sprucing up vacant lots and reducing crime.
Police are investigating a number of car fires in an apartment complex in Mt. Airy.
Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect who was caught on surveillance tape smashing the front window of a cell phone business and stealing a cash register.
Police are investigating a double shooting in North Philadelphia early Thursday morning.
Philadelphia police believe the same two men are responsible for a series of robberies in the Hunting Park section of the city, and now they’re asking neighbors to help in the investigation.