Fairmount

A vigil in Fairmount held to remember 4-year-old Zya Singleton.
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Justin Udo
November 19, 2019 - 8:52 pm
A Philadelphia neighborhood comes together to remember a 4-year-old girl who died earlier this month after what officials are calling severe physical abuse. Read more here.
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Jasmine Singleton and her daughter, Zya, when she was 2-years-old.
Provided by Jasmine Singleton
Cherri Gregg
November 12, 2019 - 8:28 pm
The biological mother of the 4-year-old who was brutally abused in Francisville is speaking out after murder charges against her daughter's caretaker were announced. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
November 12, 2019 - 4:25 pm
Samilya Brown, 38, has been charged with murder in the death of 4-year-old Zya Singleton. Prosecutors say the child suffered years of physical abuse. Read more here.
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The Charnae Wise Memorial Gardens at 30th and Harper streets, with a recently refurbished mural honoring the young girl who died of neglect in 1997.
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
November 03, 2019 - 9:34 am
Philadelphia's Fairmount neighborhood got a colorful new look recently, as a mural at 30th and Harper streets for over two decades was refurbished.
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Bad Brother restaurant just opened in Fairmount.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
October 18, 2019 - 6:00 am
A new restaurant in Philadelphia's Fairmount neighborhood is getting some attention.
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Prevarious Fowler.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
October 09, 2019 - 4:05 pm
Philadelphia police say a jogger was randomly attacked Tuesday in the city's Fairmount neighborhood, and they believe they may have the man who did it in custody.
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KYW Newsradio
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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The lit signs that say "Fairmount Avenue" have officially been turned on in the 1500 and 2500 blocks of the avenue.
Spring Garden Community Development Corporation
Hadas Kuznits
December 05, 2018 - 3:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some radiant renovations are finally taking place on Fairmount Avenue. Patrick Boyle, a board member on the Spring Garden Community Development Corporation, said there's been a lot of buzz around his organization as they've been preparing to light up the street with...
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Von Colln Field
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
August 07, 2018 - 5:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For the last few years, Von Colln Field and playground next to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Fairmount has been under renovation. Finally, the old park has a new look, thanks to a $2.8 million restoration project that has made the area more family- and kid-friendly...
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Made in America
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Hadas Kuznits
July 26, 2018 - 6:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While it seems the city, the tourism community and others outside of the Philadelphia Museum of Art area are happy to be keeping Made In America on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway "for years to come," that doesn't change the fact that some of the neighbors will still...
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