Northeast Philadelphia

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City Life

It’s Official: Speed Cameras Will Be Installed in Philly this Year

If you’re not a big fan of the red-light cameras that have been snapping photos of offending vehicles in Philly since 2005, you’re probably not […]

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City Life

Philly’s Most Epic Easter Egg Hunt Involves a Helicopter Egg Dump

A privately owned helicopter will dump thousands of Easter eggs from the sky on Saturday during what could be the most Northeast Philly event ever. […]

City Life

Meet the New Northeast Philadelphia

One recent Saturday morning, on a well-trafficked strip of Castor Avenue in Oxford Circle, a Chinese Buddhist, a Hindu of Guyanese descent, a Muslim from […]

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Foobooz

Taqueria Del Norte Is About to Open in Northeast Philly

Back in August, we told you that Kris Serviss — the chef who was ousted last fall from the Blue Duck empire he helped build […]

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City Life

Man Killed After SEPTA Bus Jumps Curb, Crashes Into Home

A man is dead after a SEPTA bus hit two vehicles and drove into a yard in Northeast Philadelphia on Thursday evening. Police said the […]

City Life

Body of Woman Lost in Flash Flood Pulled From Pennypack Creek

The body of a 30-year-old photographer who was swept away by the fast-moving current of a flash flood over the weekend was found by divers […]

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City Life

PHOTOS: Yes, Coyotes Do Roam Northeast Philly (and Police Caught One This Week)

If you needed any further proof that coyotes do, in fact, roam Philadelphia, here it is. Philadelphia police caught this little guy in Mayfair on Tuesday. […]

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City Life

WATCH: Jimmy Fallon Visits Philly Family for Surprise Dinner Party

Jimmy Fallon surprised one lucky Philly family on Tuesday night for a surprise dinner party. The Tonight Show host and The Roots emcee Black Thought enjoyed […]

City Life

Repairs to America’s Oldest Stone Bridge Begin in Northeast Philly

Did you know that the country’s oldest continually operating stone bridge is located right here in Philadelphia? Built by hand in 1697, the Frankford Avenue […]

City Life

SEPTA Launches New Express Bus Service This Weekend

How does having to sit through 80-odd stops on a SEPTA bus before finally reaching your destination sound? Pretty damn awful, right? Well, for some […]

City Life

Meet the Philly Women Caught Trashing a 7-Eleven in Viral Video

If you haven’t seen it yet, you’ve got to take a few minutes to watch this absolutely insane video that’s making the rounds of two […]

City Life

Drunk Driver Crashes Into an Insane Amount of Parked Cars

In what must’ve been one of the easiest calls in the arresting officers’ individual police histories, a 38-year-old man was taken into custody over the […]

Property

First-Time Find: A Craftsman With Character in Fox Chase for $234.9K

City living and personal space are not exactly synonymous phrases – but for this Fox Chase home, they just might be. Nestled on a quiet street […]

Property

First-Time Find: Suburban Style in the Far Northeast for $285K

If life in the heart of the city isn’t a good fit for your family, but you still want to reside in Philadelphia County, we […]