Tacony

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Police Investigate Double Shooting In Tacony

Philadelphia Police say it happened at about 7:13 p.m. Friday at the 6600 block of Hegerman Street.

04/03/2015

A fire broke out inside the Holy Innocents St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Northeast Philly on March 6, 2015. (credit: CBS)

Fire Breaks Out Inside Northeast Philly Church

Fire officials are investigating the cause of a fire at a church in Northeast Philadelphia Friday morning.

03/06/2015

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Police: Teen Struck By Vehicle In Tacony

Police say it happened around 3:04 p.m. Tuesday at the 4600 block of Unruh Avenue.

02/24/2015

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Officials Investigating String Of Suspicious Car Fires In Tacony

Philadelphia Fire Department officials are investigating three car fires overnight, all happening within a few blocks of each other.

01/23/2015

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Firefighter Reportedly Injured During Tacony Building Blaze

A firefighter was injured and transported to the hospital during the blaze, and initial reports indicate he fell.

10/08/2014

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Man Critical After Shooting In Tacony

Police say a man is in critical condition after he was shot late Wednesday night in the Tacony section of Philadelphia.

09/18/2014

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After Recent Shootings In Tacony, Some Residents Want More Police Officers

With Tuesday’s shooting that left a nine-year-old boy injured, some folks in Northeast Philadelphia want to see more police officers in their neighborhoods.

09/03/2014

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Nine-Year-Old Boy Grazed In Head By Bullet In Tacony

It happened at the intersection of Torresdale Avenue and Knorr Street.

09/02/2014

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Brotherly Love: Kids Learn Boxing In Jack’s Honor

The Jack Costello Boxing Club teaches children ages 9 and up. Those students are also learning self-confidence they’ll take into adulthood.

08/19/2014

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Philadelphia Police Officer Shot In Tacony Released From Hospital; Police ID Suspect

A Philadelphia police officer was reportedly shot in the city’s Tacony neighborhood.

08/19/2014

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Officers Rescue 2 Boys From Delaware River Near Tacony-Palmyra Bridge

It happened at 6:13 p.m. Tuesday at the 6400 block of New State Road under the Tacony-Palmyra Bridge.

07/22/2014

Fishing for bass on the Delaware River. (Credit: John McDevitt)

Bassmaster Elite Challengers Bait Their Hooks For Delaware River Competition

Later this summer, a hundred of the nation’s top anglers will be catching bass for a competition on the Delaware River.

06/29/2014

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Teen Victim Fights Back In Attempted Abduction In Tacony

A man tried to abduct a teenage boy Sunday outside a Wawa in the Tacony section of Philadelphia.

06/22/2014

(Alex Balloon, head of the Tacony CDC, outside one of the businesses renovated in the project.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Tacony Puts Spotlight on Its Commercial Corridor Revitalization

In the words of Tacony Community Development Corporation’s executive director, Alex Balloon, “Good design translates to good business.”

05/27/2014

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Police Searching For Brazen Beauty Bandits In Philadelphia

Police have surveillance videos from both crimes, one on Cottman Avenue and the latest on North Broad Street.

05/07/2014

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