Kensington

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Kensington Residents Say Missing Manhole Cover Causing Problems For Drivers, Pedestrians

A manhole cover is missing on the northbound lane of Kensington Avenue and D Street.

05/27/2014

Aftermath of deadly crash in Kensington on May 20, 2014. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Cops: Deadly Crash In Kensington May Be Linked To Earlier Assault

Police have not yet identified the man killed in a one-car crash in Kensington early Tuesday morning.

05/20/2014

(Bidders and observers at an auction of Kensington properties.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

Dozens of Kensington Properties, Once Part of Scam, Auctioned Off

Now, the new owners say they’ll fix them up to rent them.

05/14/2014

(File photo: Pa. SPCA workers at the scene of an earlier animal roundup.  Credit: Todd Quinones)

Pa. SPCA Probes Cache of Dead Pets Found in Kensington Home

Found along with ten live animals — cats, turtles, and a rat — were more than a dozen dead animals.

05/14/2014

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2-Alarm Fire In Kensington Shuts Down El Train, Damages Businesses

The fire started at 5 p.m. Thursday during the height of rush hour, forcing one of SEPTA’s busiest lines, the Market-Frankford El, to shut down near the fire scene.

05/08/2014

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Teen Dies After Shooting In Kensington

Police are investigating after a 17-year-old male was shot in the back Wednesday afternoon.

05/07/2014

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Police Search For Gunman In Kensington Shooting

Police say they found one suspect suffering a gunshot wound to the upper left torso.

05/05/2014

Commodore John W. Anderson's Flag from the SS United States' maiden voyage. (Credit: Tom Rickert)

Hear Philly: Discover America’s Flagship At The Seaport Museum

This ship has a lot of stories to tell. Her name is the SS United States, and she spent the better part of two decades as America’s Flagship, breaking speed records across the Atlantic Ocean, and serving as the luxurious temporary home to many famous travelers.

05/02/2014

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Firefighters Battle Blaze In Kensington

Crews are battling a fire in the Kensington section of the city.

04/29/2014

Blasius Chocolate Factory in Kensington (Credit: CBS3)

Local Chocolate Factory Reopens Following Tax Dispute With City

A Kensington chocolate factory is open for business today and tomorrow after coming to terms with the city over a tax dispute that prompted a forced closure on Wednesday.

04/18/2014

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Man Critically Injured in Kensington Shooting

One man is in the hospital after being shot in Kensington Wednesday evening.

04/16/2014

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City Shuts Down Popular Candy Factory Days Before Easter

The Department of Revenue revoked the business license of Blasius Chocolate Factory.

04/16/2014

Good Good Chinse food store in Kensington. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

VIDEO: Customer Shot During Store Robbery In Kensington

Philadelphia police are searching for suspects in connection with the shooting of a customer during an attempted robbery of a take-out store early Tuesday morning.

04/08/2014

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Investigation Underway After Bullets Strike Kensington Firehouse

Police say no one was injured, but the bullets struck the windows of the Philadelphia Fire Department’s station on Hart Lane at Boudinot Street.

03/06/2014

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UPDATE: Missing Elderly Man With Severe Dementia Found Safe In Delaware County

Eighty-six-year-old John Howarth reportedly left his home in a 2010 Gray Ford Focus with Pennsylvania plates DYB-7908 early Wednesday morning.

03/05/2014

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