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Piazza At Schmidt’s

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Celebration Of Bacon Comes To Northern Liberties

A festival is coming to Northern Liberties that might not be for the faint of heart.

03/14/2014

(credit: Dan Wing/KYW Newsradio)

Artificial Ice Rink Now Open At The Piazza At Schmidt’s

Philadelphia now has another option for some “ice” skating.

12/02/2013

(The Piazza at Schmidt's. Credit: CBS)

Winter Skating Rink at NoLibs Piazza Will Use ‘Artificial Ice’

It will be situated in front of the giant outdoor video screen.

11/13/2013

("Brooklyn Flea."  Photo provided)

Brooklyn Flea Market Pulls Out Of Philadelphia Because Of Lack Of Customers

The Brooklyn Flea market, which was taking place every Sunday for the past four and a half months in Northern Liberties, has pulled out of the City of Brotherly Love.

11/01/2013

(Surveillace video in the apartment building captured resident Katoya Jones giving access to group that were intent on robbing a drug dealer.)

Woman Who Aided, Then Testified Against, Piazza-at-Schmidt’s Killers Being Released

The victims were killed during an attempted drug robbery in the upscale apartment complex in 2009. Katoya Jones was caught on tape giving the gang access to the building.

08/27/2013

("Brooklyn Flea."  Photo provided)

Positively Philadelphia: A Brooklyn Flea Market Hops To Philadelphia

The famous “Brooklyn Flea” is expanding to Northern Liberties, starting June 2nd.

05/19/2013

Donnelle Baxter, Jamie Landers, Laura McLain of Luscious Bakery. (credit: Justin Udo)

3rd Annual Cupcake Smash Takes Place In Northern Liberties

Philabundance hosted its 3rd Annual Cupcake Smash on Saturday, an event to raise money for the organization as it tries to address hunger issues in the Delaware Valley.

04/27/2013

The fire-gutted structure next to the El. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Neighbors & Community Leaders Speak About Northern Liberties Warehouse Fire

“There was a tremendous explosion,” said Ed White, who lives near the warehouse. “And a huge flame just came out of the building early this morning.”

07/10/2012

Matt Ruben, President of the Northern Liberties Neighbors Association, updates residents on the fatal shooting at the Piazza earlier in June. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Northern Liberties Residents Express Safety Concerns At Community Meeting

It was standing room only inside the Northern Liberties Community Center. The major topic of discussion was safety, just weeks after a shooting at the Piazza at Schmidt’s that left an Upper Darby man dead.

06/29/2012

(Credit: Philadelphia Police Public Affairs)

Suspect Identified In Connection With Monday’s Piazza Shooting

Authorities are looking for Steven Miller, 22, of Philadelphia.

06/12/2012

Shooting

Man Dies After Shooting Outside Popular Northern Liberties Bar

The incident apparently started around midnight inside the P.Y.T. bar and lounge at Germantown Avenue and Hancock Street.

06/11/2012

(A fried-chicken-and-bacon cupcake was one of last year's winners in the Philabudance Cupcake Smash.  Photo provided)

2nd Annual Cupcake Competition In Northern Liberties Will Benefit Philabudance

It’s the second annual “Cupcake Smash,” at the Piazza at Schmidt’s.

04/24/2012

The Perfect Day For Your Dog In Philadelphia

Philadelphia’s brotherly love naturally extends to its dogs. When your four-legged companion needs a reward or a pick-me-up, treat your friend to a perfect dog day afternoon filled with playing, preening and pampering right in Philly.

04/13/2012

(Philadelphia’s Criminal Justice Center, at 13th and Filbert Streets in center city. File photo by Tony Hanson)

3 Convicted in 2009 ”Piazza at Schmidt’s” Double Murder

Lead defendant Keith Epps, gunman Antonio Wright, and co-defendant Edward Daniels will all spend the rest of their lives in prison with no chance of parole.

12/01/2011

(Sirveillance video from the Piazza Navona apartment building was among the evidence in the trial.)

Jurors Set To Begin Deliberations in 2009 ‘Piazza at Schmidt’s’ Double Murder

If found guilty, all the defendants face mandatory life prison terms without chance of parole.

11/29/2011

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