A police officer was injured Friday night while chasing a suspect in South Philadelphia.
The Leprechaun Run is now in its 29th year. It was created by a former police officer and his wife, who handed the event over to the Special Olympics just last year.
“Today we’re making 100 special deliveries to local charities and first responders across Philadelphia and surrounding communities,” said Tastykake president Paul Ridder.
A large crowd filed into Xfinity Live to watch the USA-Canada hockey game, despite the fact that it was a 12 noon start time.
According to police, 15-year-old Amber Helleston has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of a 14-year-old boy last week.
A bunch of people with warm hearts stripped down to their skivvies in South Philadelphia today to participate in a charity run.
“It’s been a rough winter for all of us,” admits Joe Lostritto. “We are dealing with it. We deal and cope, and move on.”
The fire was reported shortly after 3 p.m. Friday at 15th and Mifflin Streets.
Crews are responding to reports of a gas leak on the 2500 block of South Mole Street.
It’s a moment Ron Talton says should have killed him.
It happened shortly after 7 p.m. in the basement of a home on the 1800 block of South Bancroft Street.
South Philadelphia has dozens of streets that are too narrow to plow, so neighbors have no choice but to do it themselves.
Police say a trash truck ended up inside a sinkhole that was created by a water main break in a Philadelphia neighborhood Monday.
Philadelphia Police are searching for the suspects who vandalized Isgro, which is known for its cannolis.
Eyewitness News on the scene at 15th and Ritner Streets Friday night.