Police say a several people were hanging outside on the fire escape when it gave way and sent them plummeting about 40 feet to the ground.
The fire was reported shortly before 8 p.m. at the 1900 block of Chestnut Street.
If you’re trying to scare up something to do Thursday through Saturday, you might consider the annual Terror Film Festival on Rittenhouse Square.
A window washer was rushed to the hospital after falling five stories in Center City Thursday afternoon.
Police also say several bikes have been recovered.
The Philadelphia Police Department is asking for the public’s help capturing a suspect who was caught on tape assaulting and robbing a 71-year-old woman.
A dog that was stolen during the burglary of a Philadelphia apartment has been safely reunited with its owner.
Now police are searching for the missing pet, in addition to the suspects who nabbed her.
A group of artists are selling their goods inside an historic room of the Philadelphia Art Alliance, for the benefit of the cultural foundation.
With families on the lookout for affordable entertainment, these free music events in Philadelphia are bound to be favorites during the upcoming months.
Children had the opportunity to be a KYW News Anchor at the Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival in Philadelphia on May 18th, 2013.
To get the public fired up, area college players participated in a rugby demonstration on a blocked-off street along Rittenhouse Square.
One hundred forty five fine craftsmen from across the country and Canada will set up booths in Rittenhouse Square
The city intends to roll out a program next year in which customers will be able to help themselves to a sturdy bike for a short time, paying at the self-service docking stations by the day or through an annual membership.
Themed pub crawls in Philadelphia have become a popular way to enjoy drinks, food, companionship and explore a favorite interest.