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Man Stopped By Police In South Philadelphia Questioned At Special Victims Unit

Police officers stopped a man in the area and took him to the Special Victims Unit for questioning.


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Are South Philadelphia Sexual Assaults Linked? Police Probe Attacks

The most recent assault took place just after 5am on Monday morning, on the 1800 block of Rosewood Avenue.


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Fire At Refinery In South Philadelphia Placed Under Control

The fire was reported Friday at the 3000 block of Penrose Avenue.


Rendering of the new  and improved Gallery Shopping Mall (Credit: PREIT)

Plans For Gallery Mall Makeover Move Ahead With City Planners

Philadelphia Planning Commission members were impressed by the detail and the commitment of the development group.


Male suspect wanted in theft of cell phone from South Philadelphia Target. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Man Holding Baby Sought In Cell Phone Theft At South Philly Target

Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect who committed a crime inside a department store with a baby in his arm.


The Italian Market Festival. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

South Philly Celebrates Italian Market Festival

The event draws thousands from throughout the region every year.


Police wagon involved in crash in Philadelphia on May 11, 2015. (credit: CBS)

Police Vehicle Overturns In Accident In South Philadelphia

The accident happened on the 2000 block of Newkirk Street.


Chopper 3 over the scene in South Philadelphia on May 5, 2015. (credit: CBS3)

SEPTA Bus Ends Up On Tracks In South Philadelphia; 3 Injured

Chopper 3 was over the scene Tuesday evening at Columbus Boulevard in South Philadelphia.


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Month Long Celebration Of Black Writing Festival Kicks Off In Less Than A Week

A South Philadelphia non-profit that brings art to underserved communities is gearing up for its 30-day Celebration of Black Writing Festival and the event kicks off in less than a week.


Scene of police-involved shooting in South Philadelphia on April 23, 2015. (credit: CBS)

Officer Opens Fire On Armed Suspect In South Philly

One suspect is in police custody and another is being sought after a police-involved shooting in Philadelphia Friday.


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Officials: One Dead In South Philadelphia Fire

A fatal fire claimed the life of a 69-year-old South Philadelphia man on Thursday.


Chopper 3 over the scene on 10th Street, between Tasker and Morris Streets in South Philadelphia. (credit: CBS3)

Crews Work To Repair Water Main Break In South Philadelphia

Due to a water main break and cave in on 10th Street, between Tasker and Morris Streets, that block will be shut down until further notice, according to the Philadelphia Water Department.


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Police: Man Shot In Face In South Philadelphia

Police are investigating after they say a man was shot twice in the face in South Philadelphia.


(The blue pathway, made of permeable paving material, and the mulched garden are designed to absorb rainwater.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

A South Philadelphia Elementary School Gets Rainwater Management System

Part of the asphalt playground at the Nebinger Elementary School has been transformed into a rain garden.

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A general view of Veterans Stadium during pregame ceremonies of the NFC Championship game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Philadelphia Eagles at Veterans Stadium on January 19, 2003 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

KYW Flashback: The Vet – Philadelphia’s New Professional Sports Stadium

As KYW began broadcasting “All News – All the Time”, the buzz around town was a new stadium for the Phillies and Eagles.