Mantua

(A Mural Arts Program project is dedicated to youth homelessness.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

In West Phila., Multimedia Arts Project Focuses on Youth Homelessness

Located near 41st Street and Lancaster Avenue, Journey2Home is the culmination of two years of workshops with youung people experiencing housing insecurity.

10/11/2014

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Suspect Wanted In Connection With Overnight Shooting In Mantua

The shooting happened just before midnight at 41st and Lancaster Avenue.

09/02/2014

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Drexel U. Study Looks At Why Some West Philly Neighborhoods Are Slow To Develop

Drexel University released a new study that takes a look at some of the reasons arts and culture have been slow to revitalize Mantua and surrounding West Philadelphia neighborhoods.

08/25/2014

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2 Firefighters Injured Battling Mantua Blaze

Fire crews responded to a fire in a vacant apartment building at 33rd and Mantua just after 7 p.m. on Saturday.

07/27/2014

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I-Team Exclusive: House Once Occupied By Abortion Doctor Kermit Gosnell Causing Problems For Neighbors

The house, once occupied by convicted killer and abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell, is causing big problems for his Mantua neighbors.

06/30/2014

Shooting scene in West Philly on June 4, 2014. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

Cops: Son Of Abortion Doctor Kermit Gosnell Shot During West Phila. Robbery

Police have confirmed the identity of that suspect as the son of convicted abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell.

06/04/2014

Ardie Stuart Brown and Robert Blackman (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Local Project Holds Funeral For A Philly Row Home

Temple University’s Art gallery is closing out its community awareness campaign in Mantua today with a funeral for a home.

05/31/2014

(Fourth-grader Quadira, using a donated GSA computer to work on a web site that provides online training with reading, is flanked by GSA administrator Sara Manzano-Díaz, left, and Belmont Charter School principal Claire Cohen.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Latest Beneficiary of US Laptop Largesse is a Mantua Charter School

The federal government recycles employee computers every other year. But they don’t just toss the used laptops into landfills — they give them to schools.

05/29/2014

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Fire Rips Through Rowhome in Mantua

The fire was reported around 6:45 in the 3600 block of Spring Garden Street.

04/23/2014

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Police Probe Dog’s Antifreeze-Related Death In Gloucester County

Police in Mantua Township are investigating a dog’s death after the Rottweiler tested positive for antifreeze.

04/17/2014

Stigall Show Log 1.13.14

Chris continues to cover the aftermath of Chris Christie’s bridge scandal and digs into the case of the “Swiss Cheese Pervert” in Mayfair. He also talks to Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup and James Carville, who will be at the Free Library of Philadelphia tonight.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/13/2014

Stigall Show Log 1.10.14

Chris reviews New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s press conference and apology following revelations that his staff orchestrated traffic jams at the George Washington Bridge for a political payback. He also talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday and Ray Didinger to preview this week’s NFL playoff matchups.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/10/2014

mantua shooting

Man Shot Multiple Times, Killed In Mantua

Authorities say a man was shot at least seven times and killed Sunday night in the Mantua section of Philadelphia.

12/23/2013

Scott Bicking (credit: Newark Police Dept)

Gloucester County Man Arrested For Alleged Sexual Abuse Of 2 Minors Now Facing Additional Charges

Forty-seven-year-old Scott J. Bicking was initially arrested in September on charges that he’d had inappropriate physical contact with two boys, ages 13 and 14, at The Pond Ice Arena in the Newark, which Bicking partially owns.

10/31/2013

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Police: 12-Year-Old Boy Sexually Assaulted On Way To School

Philadelphia police are investigating a reported sexual assault in the city’s Mantua section.

09/16/2013

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