Strawberry Mansion

The Philadelphia Housing Authority opens a  new complex in the Strawberry Mansion section of the city. (Credit: Justin Udo)

Philadelphia Housing Authority Opens New Complex In Strawberry Mansion

It’s the first housing construction project the agency has done in more than three years.

07/14/2015

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Kelly Drive Re-open Following Crash

The accident happened Friday morning.

04/10/2015

SEPTA officials say one of their bus drivers was attacked in the city's Strawberry Mansion section. (credit: CBS)

Violent Assault Sends SEPTA Bus Driver To The Hospital

A SEPTA bus driver was hospitalized after he was violently attacked by a male, officials said.

03/26/2015

(An artist's rendering of a section of the park proposed to run atop the Reading Viaduct, near 11th and Callowhill Streets.  Image provided by Studio | Bryan Hanes)

Huge Civic Project Aims To Bring Social Spaces to Several Phila. Neighborhoods

Two charitable foundations are making a multimillion-dollar investment in public spaces in five of the city’s most underserved communities, creating what could become a national “test kitchen” of sorts on urban renewal.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/16/2015

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Brotherly Love: A Center For Children Thanks To Mom

Years ago, a Strawberry Mansion woman told her grown son that he and other men needed to do something to improve the community. He decided she was right. He started spreading brotherly love in a place dear to his heart.

03/04/2015

(Mayor Michael Nutter speaks with youth violence-prevention specialists at a meeting at Temple University.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Mayor Nutter Calls For Long-Range Strategy To Combat Youth Violence in City

Mayor Nutter today told stakeholders involved in youth violence prevention that they should commit to a long-term effort and not go for short-term fixes.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/19/2015

File photo (credit: Paul Gluck)

Man Shot Dead In Strawberry Mansion

Philadelphia police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old man in Strawberry Mansion.

01/03/2015

File photo (credit: Paul Gluck)

Strawberry Mansion Shooting Leaves Woman Critical

Police say a woman is in extremely critical condition after she was shot twice Saturday night in the Strawberry Mansion section of Philadelphia.

09/27/2014

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Man Found Shot Dead In Strawberry Mansion

It happened around 1 a.m. Saturday near 29th and Oakdale Streets.

09/27/2014

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Police: Robbery Suspect Shot By Customer At Chinese Restaurant In North Philadelphia

Police say a man was critically wounded after he was shot by a customer he was allegedly trying to rob at gunpoint at a take-out restaurant in North Philadelphia.

09/07/2014

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Police Searching For Missing Strawberry Mansion Man

Police say 51-year-old Victor Smith was last seen at home in the 2400 block of North 32nd Street around 12:30 Sunday afternoon.

09/01/2014

(Groundbreaking for the new Oakdale housing project, in Strawberry Mansion.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

New Apartments Coming To Strawberry Mansion, Kicking Off PHA Building Boom

The Philadelphia Housing Authority has broken ground for its first project in more than two years.

08/12/2014

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2 Shootings Involving Philadelphia Police Under Investigation

Despite the two incidents, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey says shootings involving police officers are relatively unusual.

07/31/2014

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Police-Involved Shooting In Strawberry Mansion

The incident was reported shortly before 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 3200 block of Page Street.

07/30/2014

Suspects Justen Smith and Terry Ballard. (credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Cops: 2 Facing Murder Charges In Deaths Of Elderly Couple In Strawberry Mansion

Two suspects are facing murder charges in the deaths of an elderly couple who were found in their Philadelphia home late last week.

07/21/2014

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