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Man Pulled From Rubble After House Collapses In Kensington

The house, in the 2700 block of Emerald Street, fell just before 4:30 a.m. Saturday.

03/14/2015

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School Bus Reportedly Gets Stuck In Sinkhole In Kensington

Chopper 3 over the scene at the 400 block of E. Ontario Street in Philadelphia’s Kensington neighborhood.

03/13/2015

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Local Teen Playing With Gun Accidentally Shoots And Kills Classmate

He was shot Thursday afternoon inside the third floor of his friend’s Kensington house.

03/11/2015

(Left:  Joel Erland works in his Germantown studio.  Photo by Jurgita Cenkute, provided.  Right: Gina Michaels works in her studio at 5535 Lena Street, in Germantown.  Photo by Bernadette Dye, provided.)

Positively Philadelphia: Young Artists Transforming Local Neighborhoods

Germantown is emerging as one of the newest hot spots for artists.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/23/2015

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Police: Man Critical After Accidentally Setting Himself, Home On Fire Getting High In Kensington

Police say a man is in critical condition following a fire he accidentally started while doing drugs at a Kensington home early Friday morning.

02/20/2015

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At Least 1 Injured In Kensington Blaze

The fire broke out around 1:30 p.m. on East Cambria Street.

02/16/2015

Suspects Sought In Kensington Stabbing

Police say they are looking for two suspects involved in a stabbing in Kensington late Friday night.

02/07/2015

(A City of Philadelphia "mini-plow" vehicle salts a side street near the scene of a water main break in Kensington.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Water Main Break In Kensington Leaves Icy Mess

Crews are on the scene of a water main break in the Kensington section of Philadelphia.

02/06/2015

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Police: Suspect And Officer Exchange Gunfire In Kensington

Chopper 3 was over the scene after authorities say shots were fired in Kensington Wednesday evening.

02/04/2015

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Kensington Drop-In Shelter Raises Awareness About Human Trafficking

January is human trafficking awareness month and a Kensington drop-in center for women is using the time to educate their public about the sex trade going on right under your nose.

01/25/2015

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Police: Man, Teen Shot In Kensington

Police say it happened shortly before 8 p.m. Wednesday at the 2400 block of N. Lawrence Street.

01/14/2015

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Police: Man Shot Inside Kensington Grocery Store

Police say it happened around 7:10 p.m. Tuesday at the 2900 block of D Street.

01/13/2015

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Officer Injured While Serving Warrant In Kensington

A law enforcement officer was injured after they were struck by a car while trying to serve a warrant in Philadelphia Tuesday morning.

01/13/2015

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Police: 8-Year-Old Boy Shot In Kensington

Investigators say it happened Monday at the 2600 block of Palethorp Street.

12/29/2014

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Philadelphia Furniture Bank Opens In Kensington

Organizations in the Philadelphia homeless services sector are among those behind The Furniture Bank including Pathways To Housing PA.

12/17/2014

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