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Road Work Closes Ramp From Spring Garden Street To WB Schuylkill Expressway

A traffic ramp used by tens of thousands of drivers daily to get from Spring Garden Street in Philadelphia onto the westbound Schuylkill Expressway is being closed today for more than two months for reconstruction work.

09/22/2014

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PennDOT To Begin Repairs On 4 Bridges Along Spring Garden Street

The spans carry Spring Garden Street over the Schuylkill Expressway, Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, the Schuylkill River and the Schuylkill River Trail.

08/09/2014

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Power Issue Closes Community College Of Philadelphia

Community College of Philadelphia in downtown Philadelphia is closed until at least noon Monday because of a power outage.

07/14/2014

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Crews Respond To Crash In Northern Liberties

Crews are responding to a multi-vehicle accident in Northern Liberties.

07/08/2014

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Philadelphia Police Investigate Deadly Shooting In Poplar

It happened shortly before 1 a.m. Saturday at 6th and Spring Garden Streets.

05/31/2014

Students and others evacuate the West Building of Community College of Philadelphia, in the 1700 block of Spring Garden Street, as Philadelphia and campus police cordon off the area where a gunman was reported Wednesday.  (Photo by Ed Fischer)

Cops: Student Allegedly Displayed Gun At Community College Of Philadelphia; Suspect Charged

Police say a student pulled a gun on classmate during a confrontation inside a classroom at Community College of Philadelphia Wednesday afternoon, which lead to an evacuation of the school.

05/28/2014

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2 Men Stabbed In Northern Liberties

Police say two men were stabbed early Sunday morning following an argument in Northern Liberties.

03/02/2014

(Jason Cichonski in his "Gaslight" restaurant, in Old City.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking On 1060: Waffles, Wings, and… Tattoos!

Jason Cichonski was quickly eliminated in this season’s “Top Chef” TV competition. Not dwelling on that, he is opening his second Philadelphia restaurant.

02/13/2014

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African American Children’s Book Fair Right Around The Corner

The African American Children’s Book Fair, which offers thousands of unique books all in one place, is a week away.

01/26/2014

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Philadelphia Non-Profit That Suits Up Job-Seeking Women Robbed

Two days after Christmas, a couple of thieves raided The Career Wardrobe in Philadelphia for $2,000 in clothing and handbags.

12/28/2013

Bebashi supervisor Jannah Myers (l) and testing counselor Boston Canary helped test dozens of people for World AIDS Day Sunday. (Credit: Pat Loeb)

Free HIV Testing In Philadelphia For World AIDS Day

Dozens of people took advantage of free HIV testing in Philadelphia Sunday for World AIDS Day.

12/01/2013

(Left: artist's rendering of a light mast on the median of North Broad Street.  Right: a sample light mast installed on the campus of Temple University.  Images provided by City of Phila.)

City To Install Decorative Lighted ‘Masts’ Along North Broad Street

“The masts are 50-foot-tall, stainless steel columns, with a steel mesh, And they’re lit from the inside, ” explains Streets Department chief engineer Darin Gatti.

11/19/2013

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Masterman Students, Teachers Run To Raise Money For Extracurriculars

The 1600 block of Spring Garden Street may look more like a track and field venue today between the hours of 8:30am and 2:00pm, as students at Masterman High run to raise cash for their school.

06/20/2013

(The former Church of the Assumption, at 12th and Spring Garden Streets in Philadelphia.  Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Historic Spring Garden Street Church Gets Another Demolition Stay

The 160-year-old Church of the Assumption will be spared the wrecking ball, at least for now, following a ruling from the city’s L&I Review Board.

02/22/2013

(The former Church of the Assumption, at 12th and Spring Garden Streets in Philadelphia.  Credit: John Ostapkovich)

End Of The Line For Historic Philadelphia Church?

Nailed to the padlocked door of the former Church of the Assumption on Spring Garden Street is a notice of demolition.

12/04/2012

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