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One of crashed carjacked cars. (credit: Tony Hanson/KYW)

Man Sentenced To Up To 37 Years In Prison For Theft Leading To Senseless Mayhem

A 24-year-old man has been sentenced to up to 37 years in prison for theft leading to senseless mayhem in his Kensington-Port Richmond neighborhood.

07/22/2013

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Man Shot Dead In Port Richmond

Police say a 21-year-old man was shot multiple times in the back and face late Sunday morning in the 2000 block of Bellmore Avenue.

07/14/2013

A protester vents her frustration with closing of Philadelphia public schools while many charter schools remain open. (credit: Mark Abrams/KYW)

Parents, Activists Take To Streets, Rallying Community To Save Schools

Parents and activists staged a demonstration outside a Philadelphia charter school and a high school slated to close because of budget woes.

06/20/2013

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Man In Critical Condition After Port Richmond Stabbing

A man is in critical condition after a stabbing in Port Richmond Tuesday night.

06/18/2013

Neighbors line the streets in Bridesburg for the annual Memorial Day Parade. (credit: John Ostapkovich)

Crowds Gather For Annual Memorial Day Parade In Bridesburg

Residents say it’s one of the neighborhoods proudest moments when they come together to remember and recognize America’s fallen servicemen and women.

05/27/2013

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Port Richmond Breast Cancer Walk Raises Big Bucks For Research At Local Hospitals

A small group of older breast cancer survivors are happy to take a back seat to The Race For The Cure with their neighborhood walk through Port Richmond the Sunday after Mother’s Day.

05/19/2013

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1 Dead, 1 Hospitalized In Port Richmond Double Shooting

The incident happened at about 6 p.m. at Amber and Ann Streets.

04/26/2013

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Part Of Major Route Through Port Richmond Closed This Weekend

A stretch of Richmond Street between Lehigh Avenue and Somerset Street is affected by the closure.

04/05/2013

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Brief Police Chase Ends With Six Cars Damaged In Port Richmond

A driver trying to evade police crashes and damages a number of cars in the city’s Port Richmond neighborhood.

04/04/2013

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Philadelphia Police Make Arrest In 2-Year-Old Hit And Run

Police have made an arrest in a two-year-old hit and run that happened in the city’s Port Richmond section.

03/19/2013

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Phila. Students Form Human Chain To Protest Planned Closure Of Their School

Students at Carroll High School, in the city’s Port Richmond neighborhood, formed a human chain today across the front of their building, to protest the district’s plan to permanently close their school and 28 others.

02/28/2013

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1 Dead, Multiple Injured After 3 Separate Overnight Crashes In Philadelphia

Police are investigating three separate accidents that occurred overnight in Philadelphia.

01/12/2013

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Man Found Dead After Northeast Philadelphia Rooming House Fire

Authorities say a man was found dead after a fire in a northeast Philadelphia rooming house.

12/29/2012

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Philadelphia Police Investigate Three Separate Shootings

One man is dead and several others injured after a night of gunfire on the streets of Philadelphia.

12/20/2012

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Calif. Man Nabbed in Philadelphia, 2 Children Placed in Temporary Care

Officials say the telephone tip received at the FBI office in Philadelphia from a local caller over the weekend led them to 30-year-old Shauntae Edmond Gray, a Reggae musician from Sacramento, Calif.

12/11/2012

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