Police officers stopped a man in the area and took him to the Special Victims Unit for questioning.
The most recent assault took place just after 5am on Monday morning, on the 1800 block of Rosewood Avenue.
The fire was reported Friday at the 3000 block of Penrose Avenue.
Philadelphia Planning Commission members were impressed by the detail and the commitment of the development group.
Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect who committed a crime inside a department store with a baby in his arm.
The event draws thousands from throughout the region every year.
The accident happened on the 2000 block of Newkirk Street.
Chopper 3 was over the scene Tuesday evening at Columbus Boulevard in South Philadelphia.
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.
One suspect is in police custody and another is being sought after a police-involved shooting in Philadelphia Friday.
A fatal fire claimed the life of a 69-year-old South Philadelphia man on Thursday.
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.
Police are investigating after they say a man was shot twice in the face in South Philadelphia.
Part of the asphalt playground at the Nebinger Elementary School has been transformed into a rain garden.
As KYW began broadcasting “All News – All the Time”, the buzz around town was a new stadium for the Phillies and Eagles.