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SEPTA Bus Driver Finds Little Girl Alone, Outside In The Rain

A SEPTA bus driver found a four-year-old girl outside in the rain overnight by herself next to a bus stop.


Santa and his elves paid a visit to St. Christopher's Hospital on Christmas Eve. (Credit: Pat Loeb

Merry ‘Chris-Mas!’ Santa Visits Sick Children At St. Christopher’s Hospital

Christmas can be a difficult holiday for sick children and their families, but there are people willing to go the extra mile to raise their spirits.


Ryan Murphy, co-chairman Philadelphia encampment at Lighthouse Field in Kensington. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Second Annual Encampment Takes Place In Philadelphia

Hundreds of boy scouts are gathering in North Philadelphia for a weekend full of inner-city camping and activities.


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2-Year-Old Hospitalized After Being Hit By Minivan In Kensington

Police are investigating after a two-year-old was struck by a minivan Sunday afternoon.


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Toddler Dies After Falling From Third Floor Window In Frankford

Philadelphia police say a 3-year-old boy has died after falling from the third-story window of an apartment building in the city’s Frankford section.


The kids of St. Christopher's hematology department enjoy some holiday fun. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Kids At St. Christopher’s Hospital Enjoy Some Holiday Fun

More than 200 children from the hematology department at St. Christopher’s Hospital enjoyed a day filled with holiday fun at the Sheraton downtown Sunday afternoon.



14-Year-Old Sexually Assaulted In Wissinoming

Authorities say a 14-year-old girl was sexually assaulted early Saturday morning in Wissinoming Park.


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Police: Malnourished 1-Year-Old Removed From Home In Philadelphia

Philadelphia police are investigating a possible case of neglect and malnourishment of an infant.


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Young Boy Critical After Falling From 2nd Floor Window In Philadelphia

Police say a young child is in critical condition after falling from a second floor window in Kensington.


Kaiana Oquendo in her new bike helmet. (Credit:  Molly Daly)

Local Hospital Holds Bike Rodeo For Kids To Promote Safety

A bike rodeo emphasizing cycling safety was held at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children Saturday.


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2 Children Injured In ATV Accident In North Philly

This happened at the intersection of 21st and Lehigh around 2:30 Saturday afternoon.


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Many Area Families Grappling With Energy Insecurity As Cold Weather Arrives

As the temperature drops, public health officials say many families face a stark choice. Should they heat…or eat?


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One Year Old Hospitalized After Dog Attack In Philadelphia

A one-year-old child is in the hospital after being attacked by a dog.


Philadelphia Couple Charged With Murder After Infant Dies

A couple that was caring for an infant who died after having difficulty breathing has been charged with murder.



Philadelphia Police Seek Help Finding Fugitives

Police in Philadelphia are searching for two fugitives they say are connected to the homicide of a nine-month-old baby last year.