Officials confirmed a 29-year veteran fire captain from Ladder 27 was killed in the blaze when a roof collapsed. A second firefighter was injured while trying to rescue him.
Officials say some underground electrical wires caught fire in an upscale Philadelphia neighborhood and some residents had to be evacuated.
For Italians, Christmas Eve means the Feast of the Seven Fishes.
It happened about 9:30pm last Tuesday, when three unknown men armed with a shotgun and a Taser burst into the Queen Village Mini Market on Christian Street and announced a robbery.
Two firefighters were transported to Jefferson University Hospital after battling a fire in the city’s Queen Village neighborhood Wednesday night.
Several South Philadelphia community organizations are offering a $3,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect responsible for two early morning robberies this past June.
The Philadelphia Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying the man they say is responsible for two robberies in the Queen Village section of South Philadelphia this month.
A man on a bike strikes in one local neighborhood, choking and robbing two women, and he’s still out there.
Helping kids prepare for the future. That’s the goal of a special partnership between a Center City luxury hotel and a Queen Village elementary school.
The FBI and Philadelphia police are asking for your help in finding a man charged in several bank robberies.