The 11-inch main broke around 2 p.m. Friday at Chew Street and Washington Lane.
Germantown is emerging as one of the newest hot spots for artists.
A 55-year-old Germantown artist, who blew off part of his right drawing hand playing with a homemade explosive device, has been convicted of possessing Weapons of Mass Destruction.
It happened at about 7:58 p.m. Monday at the 5900 block of Magnolia Street.
The exhibit, from the private collection of Joan and Victor Johnson, contains more than 230 pieces of Pennsylvania German writings and drawings, called “frakturs.”
Officials say one person was hurt during a two-story house fire early Thursday morning.
Philadelphia Police say a man was shot three times during a robbery inside a corner store in Germantown Wednesday night.
The victim, a 20-year-old male, was reportedly shot twice, once in the right leg and once in the left rib area.
Two young men are now awaiting trial in a case of carjacking, sexual assault, and the massacre of a family.
Crews are investigating a hazmat situation in the Germantown section of Philadelphia that forced an evacuation at a home.
Authorities are trying to figure out how a driver went up an enbankment then drove on to the tracks.
A police vehicle was involved in a car accident in Germantown Thursday morning.
Philadelphia Housing Authority officials have broken ground on a low-rise affordable housing complex in Germantown.
Philadelphia Police say they’ve arrested two suspected believed to have committed several robberies within an 11 hour period earlier this month.
Philadelphia Police are searching for a suspect who they say stabbed and robbed a man outside his apartment in the city’s Germantown neighborhood.