3 hours ago

2 dead, 7 injured in Philly in 24-hour span

The violent wave culminated early Monday morning, when an 18-year-old male whom police did not identify was shot in the buttocks on the 400 block of West Norris Street, in Kensington.

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Police said Sunday's violence began around 12:30 a.m. in West Oak Lane, when Stephen Burton, 41, stabbed his wife, Danecia Berrian, and their infant daughter in their home, on the 1900 block of Dallas Street.

A few hours after Berrian's stabbing, there was an unrelated double stabbing on the 7100 block of Ditman Street in Tacony, police said.

At 4:56 a.m. about a mile away, on the 4700 block of Oakmont Street in Holmesburg, a 32-year-old man was shot in his home and injured after two unknown attackers kicked in his back door, police said.

...a gunshot wound to the stomach in the living room of a house on the 2000 block of East Cambria Street in Kensington. The victim, whom police did not identify, was taken to Temple University Hospital...

    2 dead and 7 injured in Philly in 24-hour span
    Posted: Monday, July 27, 2015, 6:43 PM At least two people were killed and seven injured during violent incidents in Philadelphia from Sunday into Monday, according to police.
    http://www.philly.com

4 hours ago

9 hours ago

2 dead and 7 injured in Philly in 24-hour span

The violent wave culminated early Monday morning, when an 18-year-old man - who police did not identify - was shot in the buttocks on the 400 block of West Norris Street, in Kensington.

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Sunday's incidents began around 12:30 a.m. in West Oak Lane, when police said 41-year-old Stephen Burton stabbed his wife, Danecia Berrian, and their infant daughter inside their home, on the 1900 block of Dallas Street.

A few hours after Berrian's stabbing, there was an unrelated double stabbing on the 7100 block of Ditman Street in Tacony, police said.

Then, a little more than an hour later, at 4:56 a.m. Sunday about a mile away on the 4700 block of Oakmont Street in Holmesburg, a 32-year-old man was shot inside his home and injured after two unknown suspects kicked in his back door, police said.

...a gunshot wound to the stomach in the living room of a house on the 2000 block of East Cambria Street in Kensington. The victim, who police did not identify, was taken to Temple University Hospital...

    2 dead and 7 injured in Philly in 24-hour span
    Posted: Monday, July 27, 2015, 6:43 PM At least two people were killed and seven injured during violent incidents in Philadelphia from Sunday into Monday, according to police.
    http://www.philly.com

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Kensington Fringe: War Becomes a Family Affair

1325 North Randolph Street

    Fringe Arts - Presenting the world's most cutting-edge, high-quality artists - Kensington Fringe: War Becomes a Family Affair
    "In my view, wars can only happen with a certain level of deceit. Those who make a case for war will line up the facts to show it to be a necessity; those sent into combat are told that their personal honor is at stake.
    http://fringearts.com

22 hours ago

Man, 18, shot and wounded in Kensington

It happened just after midnight on the 400 block of Norris Street.

Police say the victim managed to run to the 2000 block of North 4th street, where he collapsed.

    Man, 18, shot and wounded in Kensington
    An 18-year-old man is recovering after gunfire erupted in the Kensington section of Philadelphia early Monday. It happened just after midnight on the 400 block of Norris Street. Police say the victim managed to run to the 2000 block of North 4th street, where he collapsed.
    http://6abc.com

28 hours ago

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      1600 Block N. 08th St. July 24, 2015 @ 6:37 p.m. Comment

28 hours ago

Taming the Fight in Philadelphia Firefighting

...Narrow Escape.—In the course of the riot on Saturday night, in the vicinity of Second and Jefferson street, between two rival gangs of ruffians attached respectively to the Hibernia and Taylor Hose...

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...marchers attracted attention from “notorious rowdies,” gangs known as The Stingers and The Killers. At 6th and Fitzwater they disrupted the procession. And at 8th and Catherine, just as the Good Will Hose...

    Taming the Fight in Philadelphia Firefighting
    Philadelphia endured six riots in the 1840s. City streets had become dangerous. But they also could be glorious, if accounts of the May Day parade in 1849 were to be believed. Thedisplay put on by the city's sixty-six volunteer fire companies was, according to the Inquirer, "grand beyond description.
    http://www.phillyhistory.org

35 hours ago

  • 4 stars out of 5: Helm on Yelp

46 hours ago

Where the Booze Comes From: A Guide to Philly’s New Distilling Boom

...a tasting room and distilling school in their Kensington space at the Crane Arts building. 1431 N. Cadwallader Street, Kensington 19122 • 800-996-0595 • millstonespirits.com

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...on your crab fries at that place in South Philly. Bloody Marys, waiting to happen. 12285 McNulty Road, Northeast Philly, 215-671-0346 • philadelphiadistilling.com

...Drum Pennsylvania Rum, distilled from sugar cane and flavored with coffee in their Fishtown factory. 1335 Frankford Avenue, Fishtown, 267-479-1600 • lacolombe.com

...limoncello, chocolatecello, bananacello, etc.—that she retails from a colorful storefront on East Passyunk Avenue. 1908 East Passyunk Avenue, East Passyunk 19148 • 215-271-1161 • pollyodd.com

...whiskey, and Bear Trap, an herbal liqueur that could upend your after dinner Fernet habit. 2440 Frankford Avenue, Kensington • 267-825-7332 • rowhousespirits.us

...note by choosing their Double Finish Rye, aged in sweet vermouth barrels from Quady Winery. 924 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007 • 215-781-8300 • dadshatrye.com

...small batches of Single Run Whiskeys, which started out as brews by Saint Benjamin Brewing. 34 N. 4th St. Camden, NJ 08102 • 856-295-1273 • cooperriverdistillers.com

    Philadelphia's New Distillery Boom
    Philadelphia has history in spades, it's true. And while these streets may be haunted by the ghosts of years past, the present is full of a different kind of spirit.
    http://www.phillymag.com

47 hours ago

2 days ago

2 days ago

  • Computer Programing in 1st Grade

    Mrs. Finkelstein is asking for $935.40:
    My students need 2 Chromebooks with protective cases and a mouse in order to help with computer programing.
    William McKinley Elementary School Comment

2 days ago

2 days ago

Breakaway glass in movie!

1701 n. 2nd street

    Breakaway glass in movie!
    Thanks to Layla Warren for sharing her fantastic senior thesis film, "Biography" with us! It features breakaway glass that she purchased here at The Resource Exchange earlier this year (keep an eye out for it half way through the film). For anyone interested in Breakaway glass, we still have plenty in stock!
    http://www.theresourceexchange.org

3 days ago

Thief Uses Stolen Polka-Dotted Mini Cooper to Steal Bikes

A thief broke into Caulfield's home at 10th and Delhi streets through an unlocked door overnight Wednesday and jacked a number of items including two bikes and keys to the Mini Cooper.

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...cutters Wednesday night to break the lock on a bike attached to a pole at 12th and Dickinson streets in South Philly. He then rolls it over to the stolen car and attaches...

A man spotted the car parked near Fitzwater and Hicks streets and called police. Inside, officers found the alleged suspect sleeping. He was arrested and the car will soon be returned to Caulfield.

    Thief Uses Stolen Polka-Dotted Mini Cooper to Steal Bikes
    For the past three days, John Caulfield's flamboyant Mini Cooper has drawn the ire of bicyclists in Southwest Center City, Bella Vista and South Philly. It wasn't because the sherbet-colored, polka-dotted convertible wasn't sharing the road with them, but instead, carting bikes away.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

  • A Space For All

    Mrs. Finkelstein is asking for $573.15:
    My students need a carpet for our reading center and a carpet for when they listen to stories.
    William McKinley Elementary School Comment

3 days ago

  • 5 stars out of 5: Helm on Yelp

3 days ago

Where The Booze Comes From: A Guide To Philly’s New Distilling Boom

...a tasting room and distilling school in their Kensington space at the Crane Arts building. 1431 N. Cadwallader Street, Kensington 19122 • 800-996-0595 • millstonespirits.com

This article has 6 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

...on your crab fries at that place in South Philly. Bloody Marys, waiting to happen. 12285 McNulty Road, Northeast Philly, 215-671-0346 • philadelphiadistilling.com

...Drum Pennsylvania Rum, distilled from sugar cane and flavored with coffee in their Fishtown factory. 1335 Frankford Avenue, Fishtown, 267-479-1600 • lacolombe.com

...limoncello, chocolatecello, bananacello, etc.—that she retails from a colorful storefront on East Passyunk Avenue. 1908 East Passyunk Avenue, East Passyunk 19148 • 215-271-1161 • pollyodd.com

...whiskey, and Bear Trap, an herbal liqueur that could upend your after dinner Fernet habit. 2440 Frankford Avenue, Kensington • 267-825-7332 • rowhousespirits.us

...note by choosing their Double Finish Rye, aged in sweet vermouth barrels from Quady Winery. 924 Canal Street, Bristol, PA 19007 • 215-781-8300 • dadshatrye.com

...small batches of Single Run Whiskeys, which started out as brews by Saint Benjamin Brewing. 34 N. 4th St. Camden, NJ 08102 • 856-295-1273 • cooperriverdistillers.com

    Where The Booze Comes From
    Philadelphia has history in spades, it's true. And while these streets may be haunted by the ghosts of years past, the present is full of a different kind of spirit.
    http://www.phillymag.com

3 days ago

Twenty-Seven Apartments For 7th & Berks?

Twenty-Seven Apartments For 7th & Berks?

...reader recently reached out on Twitter (follow us @nakedphilly), curious about some construction activity at 1901 N. 7th St., in a section of town we don't get to very often. We took a...

...significant barrier from the school. Maybe the huge Paseo Verde project, completed last year at 9th & Berks, will make it easier for students to make the trek under the tracks moving forward...

    Twenty-Seven Apartments For 7th & Berks?
    A reader recently reached out on Twitter (follow us @nakedphilly), curious about some construction activity at 1901 N. 7th St., in a section of town we don't get to very often.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

3 days ago

4 days ago

Cops investigating narc accused of wrongdoing by ex-partner

According to the arrest report obtained by the Daily News, Ortiz and Boyer pulled over James Singleton, 42, on Sept. 1, 2011, on Diamond Street near Broad in North Philly for a broken taillight.

    Cops investigating narc accused of wrongdoing by ex-partner
    Posted: Friday, July 24, 2015, 12:16 AM A NARCOTICS OFFICER accused by a former colleague of falsifying an arrest report has been pulled from the street, police said yesterday. Officer Angel Ortiz recently was reassigned to administrative duty and is currently the subject of an investigation by the Internal Affairs Bureau, a police spokeswoman told the Daily News.
    http://www.philly.com

4 days ago

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