Brewerytown

Intersection of 29th and Jefferson streets in Brewerytown, where two women were stabbed Monday night, one of them fatally, in violence apparently sparked by social media posts.
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Kristen Johanson
August 29, 2019 - 11:57 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The woman Philadelphia police say stabbed one sister to death and critically wounded another in Brewerytown is now in jail awaiting her next court day. Tianna Thomas turned herself in last week to police just a day after they held a news conference naming her as their...
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Homicide Capt. Jason Smith
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Kristen Johanson
August 22, 2019 - 12:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Detectives in Philadelphia are searching for the woman they say stabbed two others in Brewerytown earlier this week, one of whom died. Authorities say women from two rival groups met up near 29th and Jefferson streets on Monday night. "It’s chaos, as you could imagine...
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Tim McLaughlin
February 25, 2019 - 10:55 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Monday marked the first morning commute for a new SEPTA bus route. The 49 bus connects some neighborhoods north and south of Center City with University City. The line starts in Strawberry Mansion and runs through Brewerytown and Fairmount before crossing the river,...
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A row home collapsed on N. Bailey Street in Brewerytown while a contractor was inside demolishing the building.
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Kristen Johanson
June 04, 2018 - 11:35 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A partial house collapse in North Philadelphia's Brewerytown neighborhood Monday morning has killed one man and injured another — and now city and federal investigators are trying to piece together what caused the abandoned house to fall apart. Just before 11 a.m., a...
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