South Street Fest will feature Oktoberfest celebration and block party at Philly AIDS Thrift

After a rainy forecast caused the South Street Headhouse District to postpone its annual spring festival, the celebration is finally here. South Street Fest will take place on Saturday, October 1 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. along the popular corridor from Second to Eighth streets. the The free event features live music, craft vendors, … Read more

‘Meet me on South Street’ initiative hoping to draw crowds after turbulent times – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — South Street has faced turbulent times: a mass shooting in June, last week’s fire at Jim’s Steaks and the pandemic forced many businesses to close. But there is a drive to change things. It has not been an easy year for South Street. Now businesses are banding together to bring people to … Read more

MilkBoy South Street’s New ‘Lunch Lady Special’ Menu Features a New All-Day Dining Offering Every Day

MilkBoy South Street, one of South Philadelphia’s most popular dining destinations, is set to introduce a daily specials menu inspired by elementary school cafeterias. The “Lunch Lady Special” features seven days of recurring menu deals throughout the day. The menu changes daily, so be sure to check back on the same day each week for … Read more

After last week’s mass shooting, increased security on South Street sparked mixed reactions – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It has been a week since the mass shooting on South Street in Philadelphia that killed three people. Eleven others were wounded by gunshots. There has been an increased police presence throughout the weekend. On Saturday night, South Street is closed to vehicular traffic. READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Sunday’s storms could bring … Read more

2 Charged in Killings in South Street Mass Shooting – NBC Philadelphia

Read this story in Spanish here Two teenagers, each 18, have been charged in the killing of two bystanders in the South Street mass shooting that left three people dead and 11 others injured over the weekend, District Attorney Larry Krasner said Thursday. . Quadir Dukes-Hill is accused of murdering 24-year-old Alexis Quinn, while Nahjee … Read more

South Street Headhouse District businesses concerned about safety and lack of policing after mass shooting – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The main South Street district held its monthly meeting Wednesday. Dozens of businesses say they are concerned about security and the lack of police. Business owners are concerned that crowds will spiral out of control, as they did on South Street last Saturday, and many businesses at the meeting are demanding action. … Read more

Philadelphia police looking for another suspected shooter in South Street mass shooting – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia police have released a photo of another suspect they are looking for in connection to the mass shooting on South Street on Saturday night. Police say the suspect should be considered armed and dangerous. READ MORE: Delaware Senate passes bill limiting firearm magazine capacity The suspect is described as a male … Read more

Alexis Quinn’s mother recalls the heartbreaking moment she learned her daughter was killed in mass shooting on South Street – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — We’re learning more about the victims who died in the mass shooting on South Street over the weekend. Kristopher Minners was killed while celebrating his 22nd birthday with friends when a hail of bullets began to fly. The other victim in Saturday’s shooting was 24-year-old Alexis Quinn. Her mother, Lorraine, spoke with … Read more

South Street shooting: Mass shooting of two men in custody in Philadelphia; identified victims

Two men are in police custody and are facing charges for their alleged role in this weekend’s mass shooting on South Street, which killed 3 people and wounded 11 others, authorities said. The second man, who was arrested Monday night, was not immediately named as police continue to mount an investigation involving multiple gunmen. The … Read more

South Street shooting: 3 dead, 11 injured in mass shooting on South Street

Three people were killed and at least 11 others were injured in a mass shooting Saturday night on South Street in Philadelphia, police said. Gunfire erupted just before midnight around the 200 block of South Street, with police urging residents to avoid the area surrounding 3rd and South streets early Sunday. At least 14 people … Read more