Society Hill

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Free Walking Tours Stroll Through Philadelphia This Weekend

Free walking tours of Philadelphia will take place Saturday in four areas of the city.

09/26/2014

Korean War Memorial File Photo (Credit: John McDevitt)

Service Planned In Philadelphia To Honor Group That Assists Wounded Veterans

Memorial Day observances have been held at the Korean War Memorial for the past eleven years.

05/25/2014

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Local Veteran To Speak At Memorial Day Observance In Society Hill

Kevin McCloskey of Philadelphia, who was wounded while fighting in Afghanistan in 2008, will be one of the speakers.

05/24/2014

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Christians In Society Hill Celebrate Easter With Sunrise Service

Mother Bethel AME church in Society Hill offered a 6 a.m. service where more than one hundred members showed up for the early worship.

04/20/2014

Wells Fargo Bank robber suspect. (Credit: Philadelphia Police)

FBI, Police Searching For Society Hill Bank Robber

The FBI and Philadelphia Police are asking for the public’s helping in identifying the suspect they say robbed a bank in the cities Society Hill neighborhood Friday night.

01/05/2014

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Woman Assaulted During Society Hill Bank Robbery

The Philadelphia Police Department and the FBI are seeking the public’s help in identifying and locating the man wanted in connection with a bank robbery in Society Hill Friday.

01/03/2014

(Steven Cook of Zahav restaurant.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking On 1060: Thanksgivukkah and Other Foodie News

It’s a rare confluence of the Jewish and American calendars. Plus, food-related holiday gift ideas and dining suggestions!

11/21/2013

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Police Release Surveillance Video Of Suspects Wanted In Society Hill Carjacking Attempt

The incident happened Monday morning at about 1:45 a.m. near Second and Walnut Streets.

10/22/2013

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Man Shot In The Back During Society Hill Carjacking Attempt

A man is in the hospital after being shot in Society Hill early Monday morning when he resisted an attempt to steal his Jeep.

10/21/2013

(Gunman sought in robbery-shooting in Society Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia.  Phila. PD sketch)

Police Seek Society Hill Robber Who Shot Pursuing Victim

The victim was shot and wounded while trying to chase down the two men who had robbed him.

05/09/2013

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Family, Neighbors Of Victim Speak About Society Hill Shooting

Eyewitness News spoke to the victim’s family, and out of respect for his privacy, they asked we not report the victim’s name.

04/30/2013

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1 Hospitalized In Society Hill Shooting

One person was hospitalized after a shooting in Society Hill Monday night.

04/29/2013

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Multiple Veteran’s Day Ceremonies To Take Place In Philadelphia

There is a number of Veteran’s Day ceremonies planned Monday in the region including here in Philadelphia. Three of them are in the Society Hill neighborhood.

11/10/2012

(Brian Lanza.  Photo provided)

2nd Man Charged In Wedding Brawl At Philadelphia Hotel

A New Jersey man was re-arrested for his alleged role in a wedding brawl at Philadelphia hotel earlier this month.

10/16/2012

Center City Water Main Break

Crews Working To Repair Water Main Break In Old City

The Philadelphia Water Department says water service is normal for everyone in Old City and Society Hill after Saturday’s massive water main break at 3rd and Walnut, but the gigantic hole created remains.

10/14/2012

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