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Another Man Wearing Muslim Garb Tries to Rob a Bank in the Northeast

Philadelphia police are searching for a man who attempted to rob a bank while wearing female muslim garb earlier this week. Police say the robber, […]

Property

City Finally Dismantles Boarded Up Frankford Home

It’s not even city-owned blight, which begs the question…if it had it been, how much longer would it have taken? After almost a year of […]

I-95 Traffic
City

10 Cars Involved in Crash on I-95 in Northeast Philly

#BREAKING: 10 cars involved in chain-reaction I-95 crash http://t.co/d8i9JXuE1W pic.twitter.com/VD5q43tyVo — Action News on 6abc (@6abc) July 10, 2014 Ten cars were involved in a […]

City

Northeast Philly Native Helped Rescue Man After Calif. Shark Attack

A Northeast Philadelphia native was one of the rescuers of a man bit by a shark in California. A lifeguard for the Los Angeles County […]

Property

Mayfair’s Devon Theater Is One of Philly’s Most Popular Listings

The Devon Theater at 6325-43 Frankford Avenue opened in the Mayfair section of Philadelphia in 1946. Some years it featured first-run movies; other years, it […]

City

Man Who Fled on SEPTA Charged in String of Bank Robberies

Philadelphia police announced today the arrest of Daniel Connelly, who allegedly fled from a bank robbery on a SEPTA bus earlier this week. The cops […]

City Life

KKK Grand Dragon Doesn’t Understand Why Tacony Town Watch Kicked Him Out

After years of dedicated service with the Tacony Town Watch, Bill Walters was told his services were no longer needed earlier this year. The reason […]

City

Philadelphia Gets Dietz & Watson From from New Jersey

Dietz & Watson announced today that it will build a 200,000-square foot distribution facility in Philadelphia’s Frankford Arsenal. (A move to Philly  had been rumored in […]

City Life

Photos: The KKK Showed Up at the Free Library on Saturday Afternoon

On Saturday, the first day of summer, a handful of KKK members headed out to the Tacony branch of the Free Library of Philadelphia. The […]

City

Racist Graffiti Scrawled on Limo in Northeast Philadelphia

The n-word was spray painted on the side of a limo in Northeast Philadelphia, NBC 10 reports. The station reports the limo driver, who lives […]

City

Gunmen Nab $105K from Armored Truck in Northeast Philly

NBC 10 reports two men with assault rifles held up a Garda armored car this morning, getting away with $105,000 in cash. Police say the […]

City Life

Driver Smashes into Far Northeast Philly Dunkin Donuts

#WATCH: Video of scene after a car crashed into a Dunkin' Donuts in Northeast Philly: http://t.co/EFjpIyqe4L pic.twitter.com/RDfjQI39OR — CBS Philly (@CBSPhilly) March 18, 2014 A […]

City Life

Man Shot 4 Times Despite Giving Up Money

NBC 10 reports on a disturbing crime in Oxford Circle: A man was mugged by four men, gave up his money and was shot four […]

City Life

Green Move to SRC Opens Seat on Council

Bill Green’s move to head the School Reform Commission means there is now officially an open seat on City Council. The Daily News reports that […]

City Life

Can Speed Cameras Fix Philly’s Death-Trap Road?

There must have been nine of us in the two-door sedan, and we were driving on the Boulevard. I don’t really think anything happened to […]