Mantua

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17 People Wounded, Including 6 Kids, In 2 Shootings In Philadelphia

Surveillance video shows children playing in a hydrant being whisked away from the scene as gunfire breaks out. Seconds later, two men appear to walk into the gunfire, then one of them is struck by a bullet and falls to the ground.

06/23/2015

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Basketball Game Brings Community, Police Together In Philadelphia

Police and residents in Philadelphia’s Mantua neighborhood got together to play some basketball in an effort to help build community relations.

05/04/2015

(Rebuilding Together Philadelphia executive director Stefanie Seldin with homeowner Delores Clark, outside Clark's newly refurbished home in Mantua.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

‘Rebuilding Together Philadelphia’ Marks Its 100th Home Improvement Project in Mantua

Delores Clark (right), 86, has lived there most of her life and says her house needed a lot of work. It was repaired by an army of volunteers.

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Cops: ‘Large Number Of Condoms’ Seized During Bust Of South Jersey Spa

A “large number of condoms” were seized during the bust of a South Jersey spa for prostitution, investigators said.

03/19/2015

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2 Injured In Accident Involving Tractor Trailer In Gloucester County

The crash happened at Barnsboro Road near Heilig Road on Friday around 10:50 a.m. and reportedly involved at least one vehicle and a tractor trailer.

01/30/2015

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Police Investigating Home Invasion In Mantua

Authorities say the incident took place on Tuesday evening at a house on the 3900 block of Brown Street.

01/06/2015

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Man’s Body Found In Creek After Leaving South Jersey Bar

Police in a South Jersey are investigating the discovery of a man’s body in a creek over the weekend.

12/29/2014

One of the apartments in hJames Dupree's studios that he rents to artists and others from around the world. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

World-Renowned Artist Wins Long Battle Over Banned Mantua-Based Studio

The world-renowned artist that went head to head with the city of Philadelphia over his Mantua studio has ended his two year court battle on top. The city’s redevelopment authority decided to drop its lawsuit.

12/12/2014

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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

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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

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