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Investigation Underway In CSX Train Cart Leaking Chemical Compound In South Philly

Officials placed the incident under control at 10:49 a.m.


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Shooting In Grays Ferry; Victim In Extremely Critical Condition

When police responded to the scene the victim,21, was unresponsive in the street of the 1500 block of South Taney street.



Man Shot Dead At Playground In Grays Ferry

Police are searching for the gunman who shot and killed a man while he was sitting in a playground in South Philadelphia.


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1 Dead, 2 Hospitalized In Grays Ferry Shooting

An investigation is ongoing.


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Police Shoot Pit Bull After They Say It Attacked An Officer In Grays Ferry

Police say a pit bull was shot dead by police after the dog attacked an officer in the Grays Ferry section of the city.


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Police: Man Shot 4 Times In Grays Ferry

Police say it happened at about 8:51 p.m. Tuesday on the 1200 block of S. Dover Street.


Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter leads a group of neighborhood and community leaders in a ceremonial groundbreaking Wednesday afternoon at Stinger Square park in the Grays Ferry section of the city. (credit: Mark Abrams/KYW)

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held For Renovations At Stinger Square Park In Grays Ferry

Groundbreaking ceremonies were held Wednesday afternoon for sprucing up Stinger Square Park in Philadelphia’s Grays Ferry neighborhood.


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Inside Philadelphia Steam Plant, The Third Largest Utility In The City

On bitterly cold days, when walking through Center City, you can see tall pipes, emitting steam on some street corners. They’re evidence of Veolia – the third largest utility in Philadelphia and the one that makes steam.


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Crews Battle Fire, Bitter Cold In Grays Ferry

Firefighters battled a blaze at a home in the Grays Ferry section of Philadelphia late Wednesday night while also having to deal with freezing temperatures.


Shooting in Grays Ferry section on December 22, 2014. (credit: Justin Finch)

Police: 3-Year-Old Injured In Grays Ferry Shooting

A three-year-old was among two people struck during a shooting in Philadelphia Monday morning.


(Officer Mark Kimsey poses for photographs in City Council chambers with Joe Chambers, a high school senior who rescued him from a burning police vehicle.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Honors For Ridley Park Teen Who Helped Rescue Phila. Cop From Burning Vehicle

Joe Chambers, a 17-year-old senior at Ridley High School, jumped into action as the vehicle caught fire nearby with the officer trapped inside.


Suspect (in jeans) wanted for stabbing an employee inside a Philadelphia McDonald's. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

VIDEO: Man Stabs McDonald’s Employee After Argument Over Closing Time

Philadelphia Police are searching for a man who stabbed a McDonald’s employee after an argument over the store’s closing time.


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South Philadelphia Intersection Closed Due To Water Main Break

An intersection in Grays Ferry is shut down due to a water main break that occurred Wednesday afternoon.


Audenreid Charter High School classroom with new green screen. (credit: Cherri Gregg)

Grays Ferry Charter School Uses Grant Money To Help Transform Education

Universal Audenried Charter High School kicked off its first day of school Tuesday with an extra $2.7 million dollars in its coffers over the next three years — thanks to a federal school improvement grant designed to help transform education through innovation.


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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.