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Unveiling a section of the Berlin Wall at the German Society. (Credit: Dan Wing)

Berlin Wall Section Unveiled At German Society

While the garden at 7th and Spring Garden isn’t completely finished, Vice President of the German Society Tony Michael says it was important to unveil the piece of the wall on the 25th anniversary of the day it was brought down.

11/09/2014

The polls are open throughout the Delaware Valley. Voters showed up early at Benjamin Franklin High School in Spring Garden. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Early Morning Voters Skip The Lines And Cast Their Ballots

During the first hour here at Benjamin Franklin High School, 36 people walked through a blue curtain and cast their ballot on Election Day 2014. The power of the vote some here say they don’t want to take for granted.

11/04/2014

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2 Injured In Spring Garden Rowhome Fire

Two people were rushed to the hospital after a fire broke out at a rowhome in Philadelphia’s Spring Garden neighborhood.

08/25/2014

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Police Investigate Substance Found In Spring Garden

The call came in just before 6 p.m. Tuesday at 9th and Spring Garden Streets.

07/29/2014

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PSPCA Rescues Dozens Of Ducks From Hot Van In Philadelphia

The ducks were reportedly in crates inside the van without food and water and appeared to have been there at least a day.

06/25/2014

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Suspect Arrested In Connection With Murder Of Teen In Fairmount

Twenty-three-year-old Sergio Santiago was reportedly taken into police custody on Wednesday, April 2 – just three days after the body of 17-year-old Antonio Flores was found inside an apartment on the 1600 block of Wallace Street.

04/02/2014

(The empty lot that the Spring Garden Civic Association wants to turn into a dog run.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Plan For Gated, Leash-Optional Dog Park Divides Spring Garden Community

A community organization in the Fairmount section of Philadelphia wants to acquire a vacant lot and turn it into a private dog park.

03/26/2014

Fire in Spring Garden on February 5, 2014. (credit: Pat Ciarrocchi)

2 Officers Injured, Residents Evacuated Due To Spring Garden Apartment Fire

Two Philadelphia police officers suffered minor injuries during an apartment fire in the city’s Spring Garden section Wednesday morning.

02/05/2014

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Police: 2 Shootings in 9 Minutes Leave 2 Dead in Philadelphia

Police are investigating two homicides in Philadelphia Monday night.

01/13/2014

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Running Of The Santas Hopes To Draw 10,000

The 16th annual Running of the Santas mega festival takes place on Saturday, December 7th in Philadelphia. Organizers are hoping to get a record breaking 10,000 participants this year.

12/01/2013

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UPDATE: Fire Officials Determine Powder Is Non-Hazardous In Philadelphia

Fire crews are investigating a possible hazardous material situation on the 300 block of Spring Garden Street.

09/18/2013

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Woman Critical After Being Stabbed Multiple Times In Philadelphia

Police are investigating a stabbing that critically injured a 26-year-old woman.

07/24/2013

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Woman Attacked By Man Armed With Knife In Spring Garden

The incident happened at about 12:30 a.m. on the 1900 block of Green Street.

04/26/2013

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Philadelphia Police Searching For A Missing Child, Woman

Philadelphia police are asking for the public’s assistance in finding two missing females.

04/10/2013

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Police ID Victim, Shooter In Murder-Suicide At Spring Garden High-Rise

Investigators say a husband fatally shot his wife inside their Center City high-rise apartment before turning the gun on himself and taking his own life.

04/01/2013

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