2-Alarm Fire In Kensington Shuts Down El Train, Damages BusinessesThe 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.
SEPTA Budget Proposal Includes Weekend Overnight Subway Service This SummerA new plan from SEPTA could have the subway trains running overnight again – at least on the weekends.
UPDATE: Significant Change In Tone Of SEPTA, Union TalksSEPTA and TWU Local 234 officials resumed negotiations Sunday morning, after both sides reported serious progress on Friday and said they were close to a deal. Now, there has been a significant change in the tone of the negotiations, and any deal that was on the table is now in jeopardy.
SEPTA Moves Proactively To Combat Cold, Keep System RunningWith the frigid temperatures, SEPTA is taking steps to try to keep the system moving.
Woman Struck, Killed By Train On Market Frankford El A 35-year-old Philadelphia woman whose identity isn't being released was struck and killed by an eastbound Market Frankford El train at the Allegheny station
Woman Dies After Hit By Market-Frankford El TrainAuthorities say woman is dead after she was struck at the Allegheny Station Saturday evening.
Baby Left Behind After Apparent Scheme To Avoid Paying SEPTA Fare SEPTA police have decided not to charge a mother and grandmother who left their baby behind while apparently scheming to avoid paying a fare on the Market-Frankford Line.
SEPTA Remains Shut Down In Wake Of Hurricane SandyCity officials plan a full assessment of the damage brought by Hurricane Sandy. The key question: when will SEPTA be able to restore operations?
Elevated Service Restored After Philadelphia Warehouse FireThe fire at Front and Girard affected SEPTA service on the Market-Frankford El and the Route 15 trolley. One firefighter was injured.
Exclusive: 10-Weeks Pregnant, Delaware County Woman Breaks Attacker's LegTen weeks pregnant, Lindsay O'Brien says she never thought twice about racing out of her Market Frankford El Train car at the 63rd St. Station last Wednesday when an alleged thief tried to steal her purse.
Police Recall 'Frankford Slasher' In Search For 'Kensington Strangler'As police search for the "Kensington Strangler" believed responsible for two murders and, as many as four sexual assaults, police homicide files tell the story of yet another serial killer who brutally murdered eight women