An Oxford Circle man with a suspended license was injured critically when he crashed into a stone wall on Frankford Avenue’s Pennypack Creek Bridge early Saturday, damaging the 316-year-old viaduct as well as a state historical marker erected there just six months ago.
Those who think that dangerous drivers are a growing problem along Holme Avenue are mistaken.
March 11 through 24
Some Northeast residents got an up-close and personal look at the city’s SWAT team, but without the riot gear.
The trial for the accused Mayfair tire slasher has been postponed until next January.
A federal grand jury has indicted two Northeast men in connection with the armed robberies of 19 area pharmacies in 11 months.
Philadelphia police have identified a young Oxford Circle man as the armed robber who was shot and killed by a Tacony delicatessen owner on Feb. 5.
A pair of single-vehicle crashes on Roosevelt Boulevard last weekend left four people hospitalized, one driver facing DUI charges and police on the hunt for another driver suspected of hit-and-run.
Philadelphia police have arrested one motorist but seek a second in connection with a pair of hit-and-run crashes that injured two young sisters on separate days this month.
There may not seem to be much going on at the former site of the Liddonfield public housing project, but there has been some progress toward the much-anticipated conversion of the 32-acre tract into a satellite campus for Holy Family University.