SEPTA announced that beginning Thursday, February 20, Richmond Street will close between Lehigh Avenue and Cambria Street as part of PennDOT’s I-95 reconstruction project.
Attention drivers: Richmond Street will be closed to through traffic and detoured between Lehigh Avenue and Cambria Street in Port Richmond beginning Thursday afternoon.
A suspected drunk driver was arrested after he crashed into several parked cars and a home in Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.
Several streets in the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia were lined with people and filled with marchers for Monday’s annual Memorial Day Parade.
A stretch of Richmond Street between Lehigh Avenue and Somerset Street is affected by the closure.
Philadelphia firefighters battled a smoky, three-alarm blaze that broke out at a recycling plant in the city’s Bridesburg section Wednesday afternoon.
Acting on a tip from a person of interest, police recovered the suspected car involved in the fatal accident but wouldn’t say where the car was found.
Philadelphia police say 28-year-old William McCue of the 3000 block of East Thompson Street, who had just turned 28, was killed around 2:30 Sunday morning as he was attempting to cross the street near Richmond and Sergeant Streets in the city’s Port Richmond section.
One person is dead after a two car crash in Philadelphia’s Port Richmond neighborhood. Police say alcohol may have played a role.
Kevin Anderson scored 27 points and Justin Harper got a double-double as Richmond defeated La Salle 87-68 on Saturday.
PennDOT is finding a trove of historic artifacts beneath I-95 in Port Richmond and Kensington, where it’s constructing a new Girard Avenue interchange, and neighborhood residents got a chance to take a look at them Wednesday night.