East Falls

Courtesy of Joe Smoot
Andrew Kramer
June 13, 2019 - 2:51 pm
UPDATED: 8 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A bear cub that has been seen several times in the Philadelphia area — most recently in the East Falls section of the city, as of Wednesday — has been caught after being spotted in Roxborough. Officials finally were able to tranquilize the bear and...
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Gazing Black Bear - stock photo
CuttsNaturePhotography/Getty Images
June 12, 2019 - 11:35 am
UPDATED: 4:28 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There has been another bear sighting in the Philadelphia area, this time Wednesday morning in the East Falls neighborhood of the city. Yep that's a BEAR near @SEPTA RR tracks in #EastFalls . Now bear with me... I think of a pun soon enough. -- @...
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A Water Department spokesman said one water main, maybe two, broke on Ridge Ave near Scotts Lane.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
February 15, 2019 - 6:51 am
UPDATED: 10 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Dozens of homes and businesses in East Falls are waiting to get their water turned on again as crews work to fix one of two water mains that broke just after midnight on Friday. The two breaks happened around 12:30 a.m. on Ridge Avenue, according to...
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Guests outside the East Falls home where Grace Kelly grew up.
Andrew Kramer-KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
May 11, 2018 - 11:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - The East Falls home where actress Grace Kelly grew up was purchased by her son two years ago. And after some renovations, the house was officially reopened Friday night in royal fashion. "It was incredible and very emotional, of course," said Prince Albert of Monaco,...
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Street construction
Mike DeNardo
April 30, 2018 - 11:01 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- An upgrade is in the works for Lincoln Drive, starting Monday, and it will mean some inconvenience for off-peak drivers. The scenic drive between East Falls and Germantown is in for $12 million worth of improvements, including resurfacing, new streetlights, a new...
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