West Philadelphia

Development

Affordable housing units, residential projects approved for three Philly neighborhoods

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Deals

Here's how to get a subscription to Little Baby's Ice Cream

Little Baby's Ice Cream

Food & Drink

Score free coffee and donuts today

Courts

Mixed verdict in case of hit-and-run driver who killed 8-year-old West Philly girl

Jayanna Powell

Courts

At trial, 13-year-old recounts the moment his sister fatally struck by hit-and-run driver

Jayanna Powell

Crime

Dog left for dead in trash pile improves, but faces long recovery

Charlie

Trials

As trial looms, young hit-and-run victim's family faces homelessness

Jayanna Powell

Religion

Archdiocese to close Our Mother of Sorrows Church in West Philadelphia

Our Mother of Sorrows Church

Performances

There will be a free Prince tribute concert in West Philly

Prince

Protests

Philly activist: Secret Service agents asked my neighbors if I'm a threat to Trump

Melissa Byrne

Bicycling

Philly breaks ground on city's first one-way protected bike lane

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Breweries

Dock Street: A beer brand with Philly herstory

Carroll - Dock Street Brewing

Breweries

GALLERY: At Dock Street, success is in the can

Carroll - Dock Street Brewing

Accidents

Couple survive collapse of West Philly house adorned with popular ‘Love Letter’ mural

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Development

Amtrak unveils design proposal for 30th Street Station Plaza

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LGBTQ

Reports: Police now believe Philly paintball attacks were random

Philadelphia Police officer cruiser

Development

In Schuylkill Yards Project, West Philly to receive $3.1 million in affordable housing

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History

Historical marker set for West Philly site of 1985 MOVE bombing

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Higher Education

Facing budget deficit, USciences announces layoffs, program changes

Carroll - USciences

Recreation

Skateboarders' goal: Make Philly the world's 'most skateable city'

Carroll - Skating at LOVE Park Skateboarding

Lists

West Philadelphia spot lands on '100 Best Brunch Restaurants in America' list

Pancakes at brunch

Performances

Jam-packed West Philly Porchfest prepares for second year

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West Philly son Ed Bradley, from '60 Minutes,' is getting a hometown mural

Carroll - Mural Arts Philadelphia Ed Bradley Event

Development

Here's what the apartments inside the historic West Philadelphia High School will look like

West Lofts

Development

Developer presents timeline for Osage Pine Project at MOVE bombing site

osage ave move bombing

Beer

Dock Street Brewery to hold can release event this upcoming week

Dock Street Cans

History

Then and now: a historic look at Philadelphia's ballparks

Carroll - Then and Now Stadiums

Children's Books

GoFundMe aims to get books featuring Muslim children into Philadelphia schools

Children's Books Against Islamophobia

Tragedies

A year after losing son to hit-and-run, mother mourns by helping others

Jamal C. Morris

Development

Schuylkill Yards: New rendering of West Philly 'Knowledge Neighborhood'

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Investigation

WATCH: Suspect wanted in gunpoint robbery of West Philly food trucks

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Investigation

Police: Autistic teen found bound, bruised in West Philadelphia

Philadelphia Police officer cruiser

Immigration

Suburban kids send messages of support to students at Islamic school in Philadelphia

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Legislation

Legislator: Expect hit-and-run notifications via Amber Alert system by end of year

The Jay Alert

Tragedies

Mother of young Philly hit-and-run victim hopes to launch notification system

Jayanna Powell

Courts

Confessed hit-and-run driver tries to apologize to young girl's family

Jayanna Powell

People

Questlove plays Coltrane, rides El and calls West Philly his 'favorite thing in the world'

Questlove

History

Travel 100 years into history and back with these then-and-now Philly photos

Carroll - Then and Now 100 years of Philadelphia

Investigation

Police: Teen fatally shot at father's West Philadelphia shop

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Police

Grieving family tearfully thanks officers for their police work and support

Jayanna Powell

Crashes

Dozens hurt as SEPTA trolleys collide in West Philadelphia

Trolley West Philadelphia

Community

Community rallies to help pay for abandoned pit bull's costly surgery

Rescued dog

Courts

'I wanted him to see our faces': Family will wait to confront man charged in daughter's death

Jayanna Powell

Tragedies

Memorial tribute for Jayanna Powell slated for Sunday at hit-and-run site

Jayanna Powell

Fires

Two SEPTA workers injured in Cedar Park manhole fire

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Tragedies

Crossing-guard lapse concerns young hit-and-run victim's mom

Jayanna Powell