South Philadelphia

Italian Market Festival 2019
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
May 19, 2019 - 11:16 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The weather couldn't have been more perfect on the first day of the weekend-long, open-air Italian Market Festival along Ninth Street in South Philadelphia. Thousands of people filled the streets, scoping out the live music, art and, of course, all the food and drink...
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2017 mug shot of Brandon Olivieri
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
May 17, 2019 - 3:18 pm
UPDATED: 5:45 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Brandon Olivieri, the 18-year-old accused of killing two South Philly teens a year-and-a-half ago, has been found guilty. He has been convicted on two counts of murder: one in the first degree for the death of Salvatore DiNubile, and the other...
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2017 mug shot of Brandon Olivieri
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
May 16, 2019 - 2:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A key witness in the case against a young South Philadelphia man, who is charged with murdering two 16-year-olds, testified Thursday morning to getting rid of the alleged weapon. Marc Malerba, 21, said he and another man, Rodney Outlaw, got rid of the gun used to kill...
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2017 mug shot of Brandon Olivieri
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
May 15, 2019 - 4:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Three teenagers from South Philadelphia testified Wednesday in the murder trial against Brandon Olivieri. The now 18-year-old Olivieri is accused of shooting and killing Caleer Miller and Salvatore DiNubile on Oct. 24, 2017 at 12th and Ritner streets, but he has...
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2017 mug shot of Brandon Olivieri
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
May 14, 2019 - 12:38 pm
UPDATED: 6:32 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was a tense day in court Tuesday, as the murder trial against a young Philadelphia man — who is accused of killing two 16-year-olds in South Philly a year-a-half ago — is underway. Through a symphony of sobbing and sniffling in the gallery,...
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2017 mug shot of Brandon Olivieri
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
May 13, 2019 - 12:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Jury selection begins Monday in the trial of a teenager accused of killing two 16-year-olds in South Philadelphia in 2017. Brandon Olivieri was 16 when he was charged with the murders of Salvatore DiNubile and Caleer Miller, who were found shot to death near 12th and...
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Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
May 04, 2019 - 8:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — South Philadelphia played host to an event aimed at building community and understanding among single moms. The 2nd annual Single Mother's Brunch was held Saturday at the Grand Yesha Ballroom, along Snyder Avenue. "We come together over brunch," said event creator and...
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Broad Street Run
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
May 03, 2019 - 1:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — On the final hurdle before the official race, athletes lined up at registration tables at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Friday to collect bibs and T-shirts for the 40th annual Broad Street Run. Runners at the Convention Center claim their bibs for Sunday's Broad...
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A sign of Broad Street.
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
April 29, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With the weather turning warmer, the Avenue of the Arts organization in South Philadelphia is focusing on sprucing up the South Broad Street neighborhood. Paul Beideman, president of the organization, says personnel are working at an accelerated pace to get Broad...
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Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
April 27, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philly fans who have been waiting for construction of a Museum of Sports will have to keep waiting. Philadelphians love their sports, but so far they don't love writing checks. "Frankly, it has not been easy to raise funds," said Lou Scheinfeld, co-founder of the...
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