Spring Garden Street
Drivers, be warned. Center City will be even more clogged than usual, especially after 7 p.m. for the next six weeks, as crews scrape and then pave seven miles of streets in the heart of town.
Today marks the fourth heat wave of the summer, as temperatures rose for a third day in a row – into the 90s.
In addition to new decor, riders are seeing new stairs, new turnstiles, enhanced lighting and, for the first time, elevators.
Police have now released the identification of the suspect wanted in connection with the indecent assaults of two females that happened just over an hour apart in Chinatown last week.
Police are searching for a suspect in connection with the indecent assaults of two females that occurred just over an hour apart in the city’s Chinatown neighborhood.
A badly decomposed body was discovered near Penn’s Landing on Saturday.
The Chosen 300 Ministry, a local interdenominational non-profit group, is starting its King Day of Service activities Sunday on Dr. King’s birthday.
First District councilman Frank DiCicco, in his final Council meeting before retiring, wasn’t surprised to receive the mayor’s veto of the bill that would have changed the zoning to allow the wall wrap ad.
Plans are in the works to turn Spring Garden Street into a greenway that is a hub of activity for drivers, cyclists and others, connecting the Art Museum area to neighborhoods around the Delaware River.
The warning comes after a 25-year-old driver was victimized near Delaware Avenue and Spring Garden Street by a robber who burst into her unlocked car as she waited at a traffic light.
An accident at 17th and Spring Garden early Saturday morning left one person injured.
A 17-year-old boy was shot and killed near 7th and Spring Garden Streets. And in unrelated incident, two men were shot, one killed, in North Philadlephia.
Police are searching for a suspect in connection to the beating death of a pregnant woman outside Philadelphia’s traffic court Monday afternoon.
Police are searching for a suspect who groped two women in Philadelphia’s Spring Garden neighborhood Thursday evening.