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South Philly Fire Displaces Family In Freezing Temperatures

The blaze was placed under control shortly before 3:20am.

01/06/2015

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Nine People Displaced After Fire Destroys Kensington Home

Flames broke out around 11:15 p.m. Sunday on the second floor of the home along the 3000 block of North Lee Street near Front Street.

01/05/2015

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Philadelphia Firefighters See Sharp Increase In Emergency Calls In 2014

The Philadelphia fire department’s year-end review found a sharp increase in the number of calls and the number of fatalities in 2014.

01/04/2015

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Two Officers Injured In Frankford Garage Fire

The flames broke out around 1 a.m. Monday inside a double garage at a residence along the 1100 block of Arrott Street.

12/29/2014

Men and women in uniform streamed into the Batchelor Brothers funeral home, some waiting out front in the cold for hours for a chance to say goodbye to one of their own. (credit: Dan Wing/KYW)

Viewing Held For Fallen Philadelphia Firefighter Joyce Craig

A seemingly endless line of men and women in uniform spanned a massive section of Broad Street for hours on end, waiting to say goodbye to the city’s first fallen female firefighter, Joyce Craig. Some shedding tears, others offer condolences to their comrades.

12/12/2014

Fire in Kensington on December 11, 2014. (credit:  Steve Lindsay)

Fire Tears Through Vacant Homes In Kensington

Firefighters battled a fire that broke out inside a home in Philadelphia early Thursday morning.

12/11/2014

About 50 people held a vigil in Lewis’ honor in front of Engine 64 Tuesday night. Neighbors organized the event, and some of her colleagues told the crowd about Lewis.  (credit: David Spunt/CBS3)

Vigil Held To Honor Fallen Philadelphia Firefighter Joyce Craig

About 50 people held a vigil in Craig’s honor in front of Engine 64 Tuesday night. Neighbors organized the event, and some of her colleagues told the crowd about Craig.

12/09/2014

Inside Engine 64, where Craigs was stationed, her colleagues placed a bouquet of flowers above her locker in her honor.  (credit: David Spunt/CBS3)

Family Mourns Philadelphia Firefighter Killed In The Line Of Duty

Loved ones of Joyce Craig told Eyewitness News the fallen firefighter had a passion for her job.

12/09/2014

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Firefighter Injured Battling Blaze At Vacant Apartment Building In Frankford

Flames broke out around 1 a.m. Monday on the second floor of a vacant three-story apartment building in the 1200 block of Arrott Street.

12/08/2014

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One Injured In Center City Apartment Fire

Flames broke out shortly before 5:45 a.m. Sunday on the seventh floor of the 2040 Market Street building.

12/07/2014

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11 People Displaced After West Philadelphia House Fire

It happened around 10:30 Saturday night in the 100 block of North Lindenwood Street.

12/07/2014

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Police Investigate Suspected Firebombing In Germantown

It happened around 3:30 a.m. Monday at a home along East Coulter Street. Investigators believe it stemmed from an ongoing dispute between two teenage girls over a boy.

12/01/2014

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Councilman Urges Wage Tax Relief For Military Vets Who Join Phila. Police or Fire Dept.

Neilson has introduced a bill that would give a wage tax refund to veterans who become Philadelphia police officers, firefighters, paramedics, or prison guards.

11/28/2014

Fire in Feltonville on November 24, 2014. (credit: CBS)

4-Year-Old Dead, 4 Injured In Feltonville Fire

Police say a four-year-old boy died in a fire that raced through a home in the 200 block of Wyoming Avenue at noontime today.

11/24/2014

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Fire Rips Through Sports Bar, Spreads To Two Vacant Homes In Kensington

Official say the fire started on the first floor of the Sol Caribe Sports Bar which was under construction and then spread to two adjoining vacant apartments.

11/22/2014

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