South Philadelphia

File photo of the South Philadelphia Water Main Break. (Credit: CBS3)

City Councilman Introduces Bill To Reimburse South Phila. Residents For 2012 Water Main Break

It took more than two years and the intervention of a judge for residents affected by the 2012 water main break to receive damages from the city. But because the city’s liability is capped at $500,000 under state law, the homeowners ended up being compensated for only about two thirds of their damages.

09/21/2014

The 60th annual Hero Thrill Show is taking place in South Philadelphia, proceeds go to benefit the families of fallen police and fire firefighters. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Hero Thrill Show In South Philadelphia Benefits Families Of Fallen Police And Firefighters

This year’s grand marshal is boxing champ Bernard Hopkins, who is blown away by tens of thousands of people who showed up and honored to be a part of the event.

09/20/2014

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2 Officers Suffer Minor Injuries In Barricade Situation In South Philadelphia

The incident occurred on 7th and Morris Streets.

09/18/2014

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Brotherly Love: Bringing A Church Basement Back To Life

Two college design students are volunteering their talents to bring a church building back to life.

09/16/2014

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Firefighters Battle House Blaze In South Philadelphia

The fire was reported around 10:15 p.m. Friday at the 2800 block of South Marshall Street.

09/13/2014

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South Philadelphia Federal Donuts Giving Out Free Mini Donuts

Each customer will get a free mini donut covered in glaze and topped with rainbow Jimmies, or sprinkles.

08/29/2014

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New Traffic Pattern Designed To Help Eagles Fans Get Home A Little Easier

This year, the Philadelphia Eagles and Philadelphia Police are tweaking some of the post-game traffic patterns hoping to keep the masses moving.

08/19/2014

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Pat’s King Of Steaks Has A New Sign

The iconic Pat’s King of Steaks in South Philadelphia has a new look after 84 years.

08/14/2014

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Suspect Charged In Connection With South Philadelphia Blaze

Forty-six-year-old Christopher Smith was charged with attempted murder and arson in connection with the fire on Sigel Street.

07/27/2014

Celebrity chef Chad Durkin outside his new home, Kermit's Bake Shoppe. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

South Philadelphia Bakery Giving Away Funfetti Cupcakes Through Friday

Attention, Funfetti fans: Kermit’s Bake Shoppe in South Philly is offering free cupcakes through Friday.

07/22/2014

(Volunteers help build homes in Philadelphia for Habitat for Humanity.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Charity Building Six Homes in 3 Days For Needy Philadelphia Families

Volunteers from the carpenters’ union and five builders are donating time, helping Habitat for Humanity complete the homes in three days.

07/17/2014

(An artist's rendering stands near the location of the future Pier 68 Park, in South Philadelphia.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

New Park-on-a-Pier Coming For South Philly’s Pennsport Neighborhood

DRWC president Tom Corcoran explains that Pier 68 South is located adjacent to the Walmart-Home Depot-Superfresh shopping complex in South Philadelphia.

06/26/2014

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Elderly Man In Critical Condition After Vicious Attack In South Philly

An elderly man is in critical condition after a violent attack in South Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.

06/24/2014

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Police Investigating Two Shootings, One Fatal, In Philadelphia

Police in Philadelphia are investigating two separate shootings in the city.

06/23/2014

Water main break in South Philadelphia on June 20, 2014. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Water Main Break Floods Streets In South Philly

A water main break in South Philadelphia early Friday morning damaged at least one home and created a traffic headache.

06/20/2014

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