Northeast Philadelphia

School bus
Mike Dougherty
October 05, 2018 - 8:25 am
UPDATED: 12:21 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police are investigating an accident involving a school bus that happened around 7 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Harbison and Tackawanna in Wissinoming in Northeast Philadelphia. The bus collided with a car, injuring the driver of the car and...
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Philadelphia police car
KYW Newsradio, file
Tim Jimenez
October 04, 2018 - 7:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are investigating a road rage incident that occured Wednesday night after 7 p.m. in Northeast Philadelphia, which resulted in a stabbing and sent a woman to the hospital. On Levick Street near Hasbrook Avenue, Chief Inspector Scott Small says, a...
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Image of suspect's car from surveillance video.
Philadelphia Police Department
Mike Dougherty
September 28, 2018 - 12:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are looking for the driver who pulled a gun and shot at another car during a road rage incident earlier this week. It was a little after noon Tuesday when one car cut off another near Krewstown Road and Algon Avenue near Pennypack Park. Words were...
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Sketch of a suspect in a Northeast Philly sexual assault
Philadelphia Police Department
Molly Daly
September 19, 2018 - 1:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An early dismissal from school earlier this month turned into a terrifying experience for a 13-year-old girl from Northeast Philadelphia. Police say she was sexually assaulted — and they're asking for the public's help in tracking down the suspect. Her attacker has a...
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Mark Abrams
September 12, 2018 - 6:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 19-year-old man was shot to death while ordering takeout food at a Chinese restaurant in Northeast Philadelphia on Tuesday night. The shooting occurred shortly after 6 p.m. in the 4200 block of Frankford Avenue near Church Street. Arriving police found the victim on...
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The Philadelphia Streets Department crew helped pave a block of Welsh Road in the Northeast Tuesday, with Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson at the wheel.
Pat Loeb | KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
September 11, 2018 - 5:45 pm
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia officials celebrated the addition of a second street paving crew this year with a little show — and a special guest. The crew helped pave a block of Welsh Road in the Northeast Tuesday, with Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson at the wheel. For...
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Linda Rios
Pat Loeb
August 17, 2018 - 9:48 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council is in mourning, after the death of its human resources director, Friday morning, in an apparent murder-suicide. Police said Linda Rios Neuby, 37, was shot by her husband, Haywood Neuby, 43, who then turned the gun on himself inside their home...
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Forensic experts unearth a body buried in a Philadelphia potter's field.
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
August 08, 2018 - 8:17 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Alongside Dunks Ferry Road in Northeast Philadelphia, a field overgrown with grass and wild flowers covers concrete squares etched with the numbers 250, 507, 522, 530, 550, 608 and 795. These are seven of the more than 800 graves of unknown or unclaimed people buried...
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Workers remove old paint cans and other materials from the trunk of a city resident as part of the Household Hazardous Waste Collection at the Streets Department Sanitation Depot at State Road and Ashburner Street on Thursday.
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
July 19, 2018 - 3:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's Streets Department conducted its annual summer collection of household hazardous waste on Thursday in Northeast Philadelphia. Lines of cars pulled into a fenced in area of the large lot used by the city's Sanitation Division at State Road and Ashburner...
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The restaurant circuit program is part of the 2018 PHL Passport, representing Immigrant Heritage Month.
Kim Glovas/KYW Newsradio
Kim Glovas
June 25, 2018 - 1:50 pm
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In an effort to celebrate immigrant businesses, Mayor Jim Kenney toured four restaurants in Northeast Philadelphia on Monday, sampling the menus as he went along. The restaurant circuit program, Passport PHL, is part of Immigrant Heritage Month. Hungry folks...
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