Southwest Philadelphia

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Local Group’s Effort Could Change Economic Landscape For Those Needing Another Chance

A Southwest Philadelphia non-profit that helps ex-offenders re-enter society announced it’s teaming up with more than a dozen companies.

04/18/2015

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Many Wondering Why Police Haven’t Arrested Driver In Deadly Hit And Run In SW Philly

There are growing concerns and frustration among family and neighbors as to why the driver of a deadly hit and run in Southwest Philadelphia has not been arrested

04/17/2015

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Police Launch Suspicious Death Investigation After Body Found In Burning Car In SW Philly

A day after a man’s body was found in a burning car in Southwest Philadelphia, there are still more questions than answers.

04/16/2015

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Police: Body Found Inside Burning Car In Southwest Philadelphia

According to Philadelphia Police, a body was found inside a burning car on Wednesday afternoon.

04/15/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene at the 1600 block of S. 57th Street in Southwest Philadelphia. (credit: Chopper 3)

Police Recover Vehicle In Fatal Hit And Run, Person Of Interest Expected To Turn Self In

Authorities say they found that car in a parking garage near Love Park.

04/15/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene at the 1600 block of S. 57th Street in Southwest Philadelphia. (credit: Chopper 3)

Sources: Vehicle Recovered In Southwest Philadelphia Hit-And-Run

Sources tell CBS 3 Eyewitness News police have recovered a vehicle wanted in connection with a deadly hit-and-run in Southwest Philadelphia.

04/14/2015

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Police Describe Vehicles Sought In Two Separate Philadelphia Hit-Runs

A four-year-old boy is dead and a mother and young child critically hurt after two separate hit-and-run incidents in Philadelphia.

04/14/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene at the 1600 block of S. 57th Street in Southwest Philadelphia. (credit: Chopper 3)

Police: Child Dies After Southwest Philadelphia Hit-And-Run

Police say it happened at about 6:30 p.m. Monday at the 1600 block of S. 57th Street.

04/13/2015

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Little League Star Mo’ne Davis To Speak At Southwest Philadelphia School

Students at a Philadelphia elementary school are getting a very special surprise on Friday.

04/10/2015

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Coach Accused Of Opening Fire At West Philadelphia Basketball Game Turns Himself In

Maurice Tavares declined comment on allegations that he fired the shot toward a rival coach who was trying to defuse an argument he was having with a spectator.

04/06/2015

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Male Stabbed Inside Of Chinese Restaurant In Southwest Philadelphia

Officials say one person was taken to the hospital after being stabbed inside of a Chinese restaurant in Southwest Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.

03/19/2015

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Gunfire In Southwest Philadelphia Forces Children To Run For Cover

Investigators say the intended targets were two men sitting outside.

03/12/2015

(The group Able Bodied Christian Men shovels snow from in front of a Philadelphia home.   Photo by Cherri Gregg)

For One Phila. Volunteer Group, Snowfall Means a Chance To Serve Those In Need

“This is our best way to show love,” says Jackie Wleh, founder of Able Bodied Christian Men, Inc.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/17/2015

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Southwest Philadelphia Church Burglarized For Second Time In A Month

A burglary in a place of worship. Fences, locks, even surveillance cameras aren’t enough to deter a brazen burglar from targeting Straight Gate Church in Southwest Philadelphia not once, but twice.

01/29/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene at the 2600 block of Muhlfeld Street in Southwest Philadelphia. (credit: Chopper 3)

Police: Woman Fatally Shot In Southwest Philadelphia

It happened Wednesday at the 2600 block of Muhlfeld Street.

01/28/2015

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