Authorities are investigating the cause of the odor, but determined the building is safe to start the school day.
It happened just before midnight on Sunday at 60th Street and Girard Avenue.
The grants, which come from federal funds, will help 32 communities in and around Philadelphia, from Chester to Mercer counties, as part of its “TCDI” program (Transportation and Community Development Initiative).
Police say an arrest has been made in connection with a hit-and-run in West Philadelphia that left a seven-year-old girl injured.
The shooting happened at 2:28 p.m. at 52nd and Westminster Streets.
A young girl has died after falling out of a high-rise apartment complex in Philadelphia Wednesday morning.
Police say a 24-year-old man was sitting on the front porch of a home Monday in West Philadelphia when he was shot twice in the back, On the way to the hospital, the car he was a passenger in was involved in a minor accident.
“The purpose of the march is to project a feeling of protection and respect inside the community and the school system,” says House of Umoja co-founder David Fattah.
KYW’s Hadas Kuznits reports on a new restaurant in center city that’s proud of its hummus, a smartphone app to make your shopping trips easier, and the next “Night Market” street fair, in West Philly.
The victim was treated at the University of Pennsylvania, where she required two stitches to her lip.
There was apparently a leak in the basement of the six-story Wistar Institute, located at 3600 Spruce Street on Penn’s Campus, which officials say caused fumes throughout the facility.
One hundred everyday folks are preparing to take the stage to perform an epic scene in one of Shakespeare’s most popular plays.
Authorities say a paraplegic man shot his brother early Sunday morning in West Philadelphia while trying to get the suspect to stop beating their sister.
It happened around 5:45 p.m. in the 600 block of North 55th Street.
The campers at Resurrection Baptist Church, on Landsdowne Avenue, may be on summer vacation, but the Archdiocese of Philadelphia put their young palates to work.