Suspicious Substance Leads To Hazmat Response At Center City BuildingOfficials with the Philadelphia Fire Department responded to a HAZMAT situation in Center City Thursday morning.
Extensive Road Work Begins In Center CityDrivers, be warned. Center City will be even more clogged than usual, especially after 7 p.m. for the next six weeks, as crews scrape and then pave seven miles of streets in the heart of town.
Police And Witnesses Speak Out After Teen Dies From Injuries Sustained During Drive-byYasine Harvey was shot at close range while leaving a corner store in West Philadelphia last night.
Teen Dies After Being Shot During Drive-By In West PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia police say a teen who was simply in the wrong place at the wrong time succumbed to his injuries early Thursday after being shot multiple times Wednesday night.
Two People Shot, Including 16-Year-Old, In Philadelphia Wednesday NightOne shooting occurred at 62nd and Callowhill, and the other at 800 N 9th Street.
Police Arrest Bank Robbery Suspect Covered In Red Dye In Center CityPhiladelphia police say a bandit robbed the Republic Bank at 1601 Market Street about 11:45 Tuesday morning, but was handed cash by a teller that contained an exploding dye pack.
Police: Driver Facing DUI Charges In Violent Spring Garden CrashA driver is facing DUI charges after a crash that injured three people in Philadelphia early Wednesday morning.
Police Investigating Fatal Shooting In West Philadelphia Police are investigating a homicide that occurred in Philadelphia on Wednesday night.
Councilman DiCicco Questions Results Of Petition For Beautifying East Callowhill StreetA battle that has divided one of Philadelphia's fastest-growing neighborhoods isn't over yet; at least not if an outgoing member of City Council has his say.
Mixed Reactions From Residents On Callowhill Neigborhood Improvement TaxA growing Center City community remains divided after a City Council committee vote approving a possible surcharge to residents in that neighborhood to clean up the streets.
Up-And-Coming Center City Neighborhood Cleanup Efforts DebatedThe area between Vine Street and Spring Garden, 8th to Broad Street, is growing in population and City Council is considering whether to create an improvement district to clean up the area.