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When a broken water main sent 15 million gallons surging into Center City streets, public attention was riveted by scenes of pedestrians sloshing along and a cave-in that threatened to swallow the intersection of Juniper and Sansom.
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Drexel’s neighbors don’t really want to block the university’s growth or the nearby developments. Most talk excitedly about the economic opportunities nearby, the new park, and the preservation and renovation of the old Philadelphia Bulletin building at 30th and Market streets.
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Brauhaus Schmitz will also be celebrating the game by closing off the 700 block of South Street for a huge viewing party. Entry is free, but you can pay $60 for a VIP package that includes bottomless beer. Check out more suggestions for where to watch the game here.
For 24 years, Eastern State Penitentiary has celebrated Bastille Day — the anniversary of the 1789 French revolutionary uprising — with a drag performance that concludes with 2,000 Tastykakes raining down from...
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A line, 25 deep, stretched out in front of the Wawa on the corner of 22nd and South streets Tuesday morning.
Around 22nd and Lombard streets, the PPA issued 75 blocked bike lane tickets, and the PPD wrote another two.
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The meeting came as the Abolish ICE demonstrators marked one week since the group first set up camp outside the ICE field office at Eighth and Cherry streets, and then — after police broke up the encampment Thursday — on the edges of City Hall.
On Monday protesters set up camp at an ICE office at Eighth and Cherry streets, but police cleared out the encampment Thursday. On Friday, the protest moved to the northeast corner of City Hall.
...is over and people are filing into the Resurrection Center in Wilmington. Located in the 3300 block of Market Street, TRC, as it is referred to, is a hub for both church and community activities...
...000 total. The total damages will likely far exceed that: A water-main break at Bainbridge and 21st streets in 2012 flooded 21 homes, leading to $1.3 million in claims. Water Department...
...15 million gallons into the streets and leaving a massive crater at the intersection of Sansom and Juniper streets. Water service has been restored to all the affected buildings but one — the unoccupied...This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)
Just a half-block away, life has largely returned to normal. At the corner of Sansom and 13th streets, El Vez was able to open Wednesday and business has been good since, said manager Nicole Bell, despite a foot of water on the first floor.
Philadelphia police arrested 29 protesters Tuesday who had been camped outside the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement office along Eighth and Cherry streets in Philadelphia since Monday night to protest U.S. immigration policies.
PhilaMOCA, 531 N. 12th St, Philadelphia
...at the steps of the Art Museum, and servers at Siddiq’s water ice at 60th and Spruce opened shop expecting a rush at any moment...
Independence Hall, 520 Chestnut St, Philadelphia
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July 2, 10 a.m. at Uncle Bobbie’s Coffee & Books, 5445 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia
People’s Light Theater, 39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, Pennsylvania
Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia
It was 93 degrees when the tank aboard La Paradilla Chapina — named for a traditional Guatemalan dish — split apart near Third Street and Wyoming Avenue.
The mayor made four stops along Castor, Cottman and Bustleton avenues Monday, visiting restaurants and shops to chat with merchants.
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