Parkside

Please Touch Museum summer discovery backpacks
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
July 06, 2020 - 2:38 pm
Please Touch Museum volunteers stuffed and distributed about 1,000 summer discovery backpacks, full of toys, activity books and supplies, to keep them busy during a socially distant summer and on track of their grade level. Read more here.
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Jeff Brown at the reopening of The Brown ShopRite store at 52nd Street and Parkside Avenue
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
June 08, 2020 - 4:40 pm
The Brown ShopRite store at 52nd Street and Parkside Avenue in West Philadelphia reopened Monday — a week after being destroyed by looters. The reopening was a community effort. Read more here.
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Fire raced through this building at 52nd and Girard in the Parkside neighborhood of West Philadelphia early Monday morning.
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
September 23, 2019 - 9:03 am
Ten people were rescued, including six children, from a burning apartment building early Monday morning in the Parkside neighborhood of West Philadelphia.
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Centennial Village
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
August 23, 2018 - 3:43 pm
WEST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A West Philadelphia neighborhood is celebrating the opening of a housing development that is more than a decade in the making. Fifty-one affordable housing rental units now sit at the corner of 52nd Street and Parkside Avenue in the Parkside section of...
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