Northeast Philadelphia

Sohan Panjrolia
Cambridge Police Dept
August 06, 2019 - 1:28 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man wanted for the murder of his father in Northeast Philadelphia has been captured in Massachusetts. Cambridge police say 31-year-old Sohan Panjrolia has been taken into custody. Authorities say Panjrolia shot and killed his father in Philadelphia's Bustleton...
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Wednesday's storm caused major damage to the Northeast Philadelphia park that was supposed to host the city's International Unity Cup tournament kick off.
Courtesy of Philadelphia Parks and Recreation
Cherri Gregg
August 01, 2019 - 1:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Wednesday's quick-hitting storm caused major damage to the Northeast Philadelphia park that was supposed to host the city's International Unity Cup tournament kick off. Now there's a new location. "When the storm came through, it pulled up the bleachers and sent them...
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The rider of this bicycle was sent to the hospital after a hit and run on Roosevelt Boulevard.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
July 26, 2019 - 6:47 am
UPDATED: 11 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police are searching for a man who hit a car and a bicyclist with a stolen vehicle and ran away. Cars are zipping by at F Street and Roosevelt Boulevard Friday morning at the site of the hit-and-run accident. Debris still litters the outer northbound...
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Pat Loeb
June 06, 2019 - 2:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — No more food trucks in Northeast Philadelphia. City Council Thursday passed a bill banning sidewalk sales in Councilman Brian O'Neill's district. They're already prohibited in Bobby Henon's district, which covers the rest of the northeast. O'Neill says he gets a lot...
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Philadelphia Fire Department
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Kim Glovas
May 13, 2019 - 5:55 pm
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One man is dead after a house fire in Rhawnhurst Monday afternoon. Philadelphia police say fire crews were called to a home near the intersection of Shelmire Avenue and Alma Street just before 4 p.m. Firefighters found a man in his mid 20s in the front...
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Easter egg hunt
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Dan Wing
April 19, 2019 - 11:10 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An Easter egg hunt being held in Northeast Philadelphia on Saturday afternoon is going above and beyond to make sure it's one that kids, and even most parents, will never forget. They've got a helicopter coming by to rain eggs down on a hunt below. While the thought...
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Dan Charyna
Philadelphia Police Department
Dan Majka
March 28, 2019 - 1:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Bucks County landlord is accused of collecting more than just rent from his deceased tenant's home. Police say Dan Charyna, 38, of Bensalem, was arrested Thursday for stealing personal items from a property he was renting on the 4300 block of Milnor Street in...
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The Provco Group is redeveloping the old Nabisco plant in Northeast Philadelphia, and a central element of that plan includes the wildly popular Topgolf.
Courtesy of The Provco Group
Paul Kurtz
March 22, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An ambitious plan is moving along to redevelop the site of the old Nabisco plant in Northeast Philadelphia, and a central element of that plan includes the wildly popular Topgolf. Provco Group and a Baltimore real estate firm bought the property a few years ago for $...
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Seventy years ago, Joe's Steaks opened in Northeast Philadelphia with a simple recipe.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
March 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia cheesesteak shop celebrates a major milestone in a unique way. Seventy years ago, Joe's Steaks opened in Northeast Philadelphia with a simple recipe. "When our original shop opened in 1949, they didn't serve cheese at all. It was just a plain steak with...
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