Philadelphia Clears Several Kensington Homeless Encampments To Tackle City's Opioid CrisisIt's part of the city's response to the opioid crisis, which is especially bad in Kensington.
Crews Rescue 1 Person, 3 Dogs, 1 Cat Rescued From Kensington FireThe Philadelphia Fire Department put the fire under control at approximately 9:10 a.m.
Homeless Encampments: Philadelphia's Latest Battle In War Against OpioidsLiz Hersh of the Office of Homeless Services called the encampments "a humanitarian crisis."
2-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At Church Sheltering HomelessNearly 20 homeless people have been evacuated after an old church goes up in flames on Thursday morning.
Police: Woman Dies After Being Pushed From Pickup Truck, Hit By CarIt happened around 2 a.m. Sunday along the 3000 block of Frankford Avenue in Kensington.
Person Struck, Killed By Vehicle In KensingtonA person was struck and killed by a vehicle on Friday night, according to the Philadelphia Police Department.
Man Left In Critical Condition After Shooting In KensingtonThe incident took place about 4:00 p.m. Sunday on the 1300 block of E. Atlantic Avenue near Kensington Avenue.
Police: Clerk Robbed At Knifepoint In KensingtonInvestigators say the suspect threatened a 20-year-old female clerk with a knife and got away with cash.
Police: 3 Injured In North Philly Hit-And-RunIt happened just before 2:30 a.m. Saturday at Venango Street and Kensington Avenue in Kensington.
Heroin Epidemic: Philly Residents Deliver Jar Of Needles To City OfficialsPhilly residents are combating the heroin epidemic by delivery a jar of needles to city officials.
15-Year-Old Boy Hospitalized After Being ShotHe was transported to St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children and is in stable condition.
City, Conrail Strike Deal To Clean Up Kensington, Fairhill TracksThe city and Conrail have struck a deal to clean up the Kensington rail property that has become a haven for heroin addicts.