Cobbs Creek

Darby Creek watershed cleanup
Courtesy of Darby Creek Valley Association
Molly Daly
April 12, 2019 - 5:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hundreds of volunteers are expected to take part Saturday morning in the 35th annual Darby Creek Valley Association's Darby Creek watershed cleanup, and there's still time to sign up. DCVA Executive Director Susan Miller said the three-hour cleanup starts at 9 a.m.,...
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Wooden gavel in courtroom
Dreamstime
Mike DeNardo
November 13, 2018 - 3:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Commonwealth Court is considering whether a bullied student's discrimination suit against the school district should be allowed to go forward. At issue is whether a bullied fourth grade student at William C. Bryant Elementary School in the Cobbs Creek...
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Dan Wing
November 13, 2018 - 9:47 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A firefighter was injured after taking a fall while fighting a fire at a West Philadelphia home early Tuesday morning. Fire crews were called to the home on Spruce Street near the intersection with 57th Street in Cobbs Creek just before 3 a.m. While battling the fire...
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Dreamstime
Tim Jimenez
September 17, 2018 - 10:24 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Police say two people were killed in separate shootings in the city on Sunday. In one of case, there was a very close call for two innocent bystanders who were in their house. The shootings happened a few hours and 13 miles apart. First, in Cobbs Creek,...
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David Grier
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
June 12, 2018 - 3:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Charges have been upheld against the man accused of murdering a beloved art student in Cobbs Creek in November. David Grier, 22, will face a murder trial, despite his defense attorney arguing there wasn't enough evidence to sustain the case. Prosecutors showed...
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