Northern Liberties

Piazza Pod Park
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Hadas Kuznits
April 12, 2019 - 6:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Piazza in Northern Liberties is expanding next month into the parking lot across the street to unveil its new Pod Park, a central hub of restaurants and businesses. Randy Hope, principal at Post Brothers, said Piazza Pod Park will be a place to eat, drink, work...
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Craft Hall in Northern Liberties
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Hadas Kuznits
March 21, 2019 - 5:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new 35,000-square-foot restaurant on Delaware Avenue has something for everyone. Craft Hall is a restaurant where owner Avram Hornik says people are encouraged to hang out all day. "We have three distinct areas: We have kind of a playground area where the children...
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Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
March 05, 2019 - 8:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The murder trial of a Philadelphia man accused of killing another inside a Northern Liberties recording studio 1 1/2 years ago is underway. Ronald Slocum, 30, was found stabbed and shot in the head and back on the floor of the basement of Superior Sounds Studio in...
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Giant Heirloom Market sign
Giant Food Stores
Ian Bush
February 06, 2019 - 1:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Giant Food Stores is planning to open three more supermarkets in Philadelphia before the end of the year. The grocery stores will be located in University City, at 3401 Chestnut St.; Northern Liberties, at 1002 North Second St., across from Schmidt's Commons; and at...
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Antionette Lee
December 15, 2018 - 1:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Fans can officially place their bets in Philadelphia's first licensed sports book. #Phillyfans (&others--) can officially place their #sportsbets @WinAtSugarHouse ! @KYWNewsradio pic.twitter.com/JlOUezjnRj — Antionette Lee (@arleeradio) December 15, 2018 Leek...
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The City of Philadelphia's new $10 million facility for its records and archives boasts a mural that stretches through multiple rooms. But this mural stands apart from just about every other one you'll see in the city.
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Justin Udo
December 06, 2018 - 6:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The City of Philadelphia's new $10 million facility for its records and archives boasts a mural that stretches through multiple rooms. But this mural stands apart from just about every other one you'll see in the city. The mural, which is a map of the city, uses...
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Juanita Kidd Stout Center for Criminal Justice
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Steve Tawa
October 15, 2018 - 1:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia judge heard a bail motion by the district attorney's office to keep a man locked up, following several burglaries and tresspassing cases in Northern Liberties that escalated to an alleged attempted rape. Assistant DA Anthony Gil is handling seven open...
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Kimberly Adams
August 05, 2018 - 9:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The 10th annual 2nd Street Festival returned to Northern Liberties Sunday. "Picnic table...it's a miniature size." Howard Schwartz describes his sports-themed handmade condiment holder. He was joined by nearly 120 other vendors showcasing their crafts. "Thirty five...
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Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
May 30, 2018 - 10:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A real estate analyst insists the Northern Liberties area is still fertile ground for investment, even though a New York-based real estate group formerly led by Jared Kushner recently sold its interest there. Post Brothers of Philadelphia — an investor, owner and...
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Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
May 17, 2018 - 6:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Fancy hats, fascinators, bow ties, and suspenders will be on full display this weekend at the 6th annual Preakness at the Piazza. The highly-anticipated event raises money to benefit the MS Society. Five-hundred to 1,000 people are expected to attend Preakness at the...
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