May 16

Mystery pretzels, moldy tomatoes and bloody floors recently closed Philadelphia eateries

1332 N. 9th St. UNIT #6

This article has 27 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

1575 N. 52nd St.

3862 Sydenham St.

1849 S. 12th St.

4322 Market St.

6311 Lansdowne Ave.

1127 N 40th St.

1265 E Chelten Ave.

3605 Spruce St.

2955 Market St.

3000 Market St.

4640 Roosevelt Blvd.

7288 Woodland Ave.

2024 S 68th St.

3401 Spruce St.

412 S 54th St.

5140 Market St.

1526 Race St.

2900 N Bonsall St.

184 E Evergreen Ave.

3201 N Randolph St.

138 N 10th St.

200 S 38th St.

1455 Franklin Mills Cir.

4353 N 5th St.

1337 S 58th St.

5562 Chancellor St.

7142 Frankford Ave.

    Mystery pretzels, moldy tomatoes and bloody floors recently closed Philadelphia eateries
    Pretzels are part of the cultural fabric of Philadelphia. They are an essential at every office party, Sunday afternoon football spread, and the preferred anytime snack for kids and adults. In this round of Clean Plates' reports on inspections of city eateries, one establishment crossed a line and served up pretzels from an unknown source.
    http://www.philly.com

May 04

Bold thieves take, then return, Wilmington food truck

The truck was taken from the area of 10th and Jefferson by three men on bicycles, just after 6 a.m.

    Bold thieves take, then return, Wilmington food truck
    A popular food truck will soon be back on the streets of Wilmington, Delaware after spending Friday morning in Philadelphia. But it wasn't because someone hired it out. Rather, it was driven there by some very bold thieves. A photo shows two of the suspected bandits actually posing in the stolen Wildwich Food Truck, wearing the company's t-shirts.
    http://6abc.com

Mar 30

Big fire takes out North Broad church, no injuries reported

The fire broke out at the Original Apostolic Faith Church of the Lord Jesus Christ near Broad Street between Jefferson and Oxford streets. 

Firefighters working a 3-alarm fire with special call on the 1500 block of N. Broad St., between Jefferson & Oxford. Please avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/ZA5hxG6yxR — Philadelphia Fire (@PhillyFireDept) March 29, 2018

    Church Fire Prompts 70 People to Flee Building Near Temple
    About 70 people were evacuated, most from student housing, as smoke from a church on fire enveloped a North Philadelphia neighborhood near Temple University's campus.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Mar 29

3-alarm fire hits North Philly church

The fire in the 1500 block of North Broad Street was declared under control shortly before 4:15 p.m. and no injuries were reported.

Firefighters working a 3-alarm fire with special call on the 1500 block of N. Broad St., between Jefferson & Oxford. Please avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/ZA5hxG6yxR

    3-alarm fire hits North Philly church
    Smoke from a three-alarm fire Thursday afternoon at a church on North Broad Street near Temple University has forced the evacuation of nearby student housing and caused SEPTA to divert commuters from the Cecil B. Moore Station, officials said. The fire in the 1500 block of North Broad Street was declared under control shortly before 4:15 p.m.
    http://www.philly.com