“Court I was an affordable apartment (rental) complex, where Court II is an affordable home ownership complex,” says the head of the Nicetown Community Development Corp.
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.