Broad Street

Philadelphia police
KYW Newsradio, file
John McDevitt
June 15, 2019 - 11:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Police are looking for a man who allegedly dragged another man to his death during a carjacking in North Philadelphia. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Friday at Broad Street and Girard Avenue. Philadelphia police say the owner of a 2006 Acura was killed while trying to...
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Pat Loeb
June 11, 2019 - 4:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Developer Carl Dranoff broke ground Tuesday on a 47-story condominium tower on S. Broad Street where the Gamble and Huff recording studio used to be. The project has been seven years in the making. Dranoff soaked the moment in all the drama a residential development...
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One Day At A Time
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Paul Kurtz
May 15, 2019 - 2:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Armed with push brooms, air blowers, shovels and trash bags, a cleanup crew of nearly a dozen people methodically made their way east from 18th Street and Susquehanna Avenue to Broad Street. The street cleaners with One Day At A Time (ODAAT) — a drug and alcohol...
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Broad Street Run
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Mike DeNardo
May 03, 2019 - 1:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — On the final hurdle before the official race, athletes lined up at registration tables at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Friday to collect bibs and T-shirts for the 40th annual Broad Street Run. Runners at the Convention Center claim their bibs for Sunday's Broad...
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A sign of Broad Street.
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Mark Abrams
April 29, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With the weather turning warmer, the Avenue of the Arts organization in South Philadelphia is focusing on sprucing up the South Broad Street neighborhood. Paul Beideman, president of the organization, says personnel are working at an accelerated pace to get Broad...
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Dreamstime
Hadas Kuznits
March 31, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- What’s red, white and filled with brotherly love – that’s right Philly Wine Week is back! Founding Philly Wine Week Board Member Jill Weber says the fun with begin with their annual opening corks kickoff Sunday night. Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio "So everybody fills...
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Philadelphia Police Homicide Unit Captain Jason Smith
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Steve Tawa
March 08, 2019 - 10:27 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA police supervisors have handed off Thursday morning's deadly stabbing in Center City to Philadelphia police homicide investigators. Charles Green, 50, has been charged with murder. Police say he stabbed a 30-year-old man on the subway concourse near the Walnut-...
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Spruce Street entrance to the SEPTA Broad Street Line
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
March 07, 2019 - 8:02 am
UPDATED: 12:45 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police say they are still working to determine exactly what happened after a “violent confrontation” left a man stabbed to death in Center City. According to authorities, the incident took place at about 6:30 a.m. on a Broad Street...
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Broad Street Run
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Pat Loeb
March 04, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) --Runners are already training for the Broad Street Run in two months, but most are probably unaware that there will be a major difference in this year's race. The man who's directed it for more than 20 years has retired. When Jim Marino took over the race in 1998,...
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Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
December 31, 2018 - 3:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Last year’s below-freezing temperatures kept crowds at bay for the New Year's Day parade, but this year, Philadelphia police expect to see many more turn out to see the mummers strut down Broad Street. Philadelphia police officers will be patrolling the crowd, both in...
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