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Nov. 1– Election Board Training Seminar make-up date at Delaware Ave. & Spring Garden St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and at Aspira, 6301 N. 2nd St., and Sunday, Nov. 2, at S. Phila. HS, 2101 S. Broad St., same time.

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Oct. 30- Asian American Chamber of Commerce hosts Fundraiser & Award Banquet at Univ. City Sheraton Hotel, 3549 Chestnut St., 5:30 p.m. registration, 7 p.m. dinner, speakers and awards. For info (215) 790-3660.

Nov. 1– Election Board Training Seminar make-up date at Delaware Ave. & Spring Garden St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and at Aspira, 6301 N. 2nd St., and Sunday, Nov. 2, at S. Phila. HS, 2101 S. Broad St., same time.

Nov. 1– Election Board Training Seminar make-up date at Delaware Ave. & Spring Garden St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and at Aspira, 6301 N. 2nd St., and Sunday, Nov. 2, at S. Phila. HS, 2101 S. Broad St., same time.

Nov. 6- State Rep. Ron Waters hosts Job Development Seminar at Christian Compassion CDC, 6148 Cedar Ave., 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. For info (215) 471-0490.

Nov. 10- Veterans Day events begin at Washington Square at 10 a.m., followed by commemorations at Korea and Vietnam Memorials, Union League Luncheon, and Celebration at Hardy Williams Vet Ctr., 7100 Grovers Ave., with Congressman Robert Brady.

Nov. 11- Penna. League of Women Voters hosts Civic Leadership Award Cocktail Reception at Union League, 140 S. Broad St., 6-9 p.m. Keynote speaker David Christian, Vietnam War Veteran. Tickets $100. At door $125. For info Jody L. Bender (215) 251-8283.

Nov. 13- State Rep. Ron Waters hosts Job/Career Fair at Kipp Charter Sch., 59th & Baltimore Ave., 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Bring resumés and dress for success. For info (215) 748-6712.

Nov. 13- Deeley PAC hosts Fundraiser at The Saloon, 750 S. 7th St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. $250 Friends, $500 Sponsors. For info DeeleyPAC@gmail.com.

Nov. 13- State Rep. John Taylor and Councilman Bobby Henon host Town Ha. Mtg. with 15th Police Dist. Capt. John McCloskey at Bridesburg Rec Ctr., 4625 Richmond St., 6:30 p.m. For info (215) 744-2600.

...13- Fundraiser for PAWS (Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society) at Pennsylvania Veteran Boxers Association Clubhouse (VBA, 2733 E. Clearfield Street at 7:30 PM. Minimum $5 Donation includes $3 Philadelphia Brewing Company Beers. For additional...

Nov. 15- Shoe Collection drive at Chalmers Pk., 2800 N. 29th St., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Welcoming new, used, unwanted, outgrown shoes and footwear.

Nov. 18- State Rep. Pam DeLissio holds Town Hall Mtg. at Roxborough Mem. Hosp., Wolcoff Aud., 5800 Ridge Ave., 9 a.m.

Dec. 5- 15th Annual banquet Asian Federation of United States, 6:30 pm, at Ocean City Restaurant, 234 N. 9th St. RSVP Treasurer Shu Chuan Lin, 215-909-0936.

Mar. 24- 2nd annual RCC Cigar Night, United Republican Club, 3156 Frankford Av. For info www.phillyGOP.com

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we need a lost pet alert for our i-phone and on here ;yesterday there was a gray small dog with a petsmart scare around it neck , at 67 ave and 4 street

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Nov. 1— Election Board Training Seminar make-up date at Delaware Ave. & Spring Garden St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and at Aspira, 6301 N. 2nd St., and Sunday, Nov. 2, at S. Phila. HS, 2101 S. Broad St., same time.

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Oct. 23- 66A Democratic Ward Leader Shawn Dillon hosts Pre-Election Celebration at DC 21, 2980 Southampton Rd., 6-9 p.m. Tickets $35. Checks payable to Friends of the 66A Ward.

Oct. 23- Joe DeFelice’s 64th Ward GOP hosts Fall Fundraiser at Parish Pub, 3508 Cottman Ave., 6-9 p.m. Tickets $30. Open bar, food and fun.

Oct. 23- Councilman Kenyatta Johnson celebrates Birthday at Warwick Hotel, Grand Ballrm., 220 S. 17th St., 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tickets $50 Activists, $100 Young Professionals, $250 Friends, $500...

Oct. 24- State Rep. W. Curtis Thomas hosts Private Sector Job Fair at Columbia YMCA North, 1400 N. Broad St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Oct. 24- GOP 26th Ward hosts Fabulous Fall Festival at Waterfall Rm., Water St. & Snyder Ave., 7 p.m. Plenty of free parking under I-95. For info (215) 468-2300.

Oct. 25- State Reps. Dwight Evans and Stephen Kinsey with Councilwoman Marian Tasco present N.W. House Party (housing & job fair) at W. Oak La. Charter Sch., 7115 Stenton Ave., 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. www.29thwardsgop.org

Oct. 26- Fundraiser for State Rep. Pam DeLissio at Maria’s Ristorante, 8100 Ridge Ave., 1-3 p.m. For info (215) 808-9167.

Oct. 27- Fundraiser for Terry Gillen for Mayor at Racquet Cl., 215 S. 16th St. Suggested donation $125. For info (267) 457-3720.

Oct. 28- Republican City Committee hosts Fall Cocktail Party at Romano’s Catering, 1523 E. Wingohocking St., 6-8 p.m.

Oct. 29-Attorney George Twardy hosts State Rep. John Taylor at Yakitori Boy Restaurant, 211 N. 11th St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. For info Joe DeFelice (215) 756-4158.

Oct. 29- Matt Myers hosts Democratic 39B Ward Fundraiser at EOM Cl., 144 Moore St., 5:30-9:30 p.m. For info Matt (215) 467-4643.

Oct. 29- LGBT community honors Lt. Gov. candidate Mike Stack at Rosewood, 1302 Walnut St., 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Oct. 29- Univ. City Republican Committee hosts Fall Reception at 4256 Regent Sq., 7 p.m. Donation $40, VIP $75. For info Matt Wolfe matthew@wolfe.org.

Oct. 30- Asian American Chamber of Commerce hosts Fundraiser & Award Banquet at Univ. City Sheraton Hotel, 3549 Chestnut St., 5:30 p.m. registration, 7 p.m. dinner, speakers and awards. For info (215) 790-3660.

Nov. 1— Election Board Training Seminar make-up date at Delaware Ave. & Spring Garden St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and at Aspira, 6301 N. 2nd St., and Sunday, Nov. 2, at S. Phila. HS, 2101 S. Broad St., same time.

Nov. 1— Election Board Training Seminar make-up date at Delaware Ave. & Spring Garden St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and at Aspira, 6301 N. 2nd St., and Sunday, Nov. 2, at S. Phila. HS, 2101 S. Broad St., same time.

Nov. 13- State Rep. Ron Waters hosts Job/Career Fair at Kipp Charter Sch., 59th & Baltimore Ave., 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Bring resumés and dress for success. For info (215) 748-6712.

Nov. 15- Shoe Collection drive at Chalmers Pk., 2800 N. 29th St., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Welcoming new, used, unwanted, outgrown shoes and footwear.

Nov. 18- State Rep. Pam DeLissio holds Town Hall Mtg. at Roxborough Mem. Hosp., Wolcoff Aud., 5800 Ridge Ave., 9 a.m.

Oct 23

Police release video in Sunday machete holdup of 7-Eleven in East Oak Lane

At around 6:03 a.m., police said, the man came into the store at 6771 N. Fifth St. carrying a machete. He walked behind the counter and told the shopkeeper to open the cash registers, police said.

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Machete-wielding man robs convenience store in East Oak Lane

The incident happened at 6 a.m. on October 19 inside the 7-Eleven located on the 6700 block of North 5th Street.

Oct 22

Police Searching For Robbery Suspect Armed With Machete

On Sunday around 6:00 a.m. a male entered the 7-Eleven on the 6700 block of North 5th Street armed with a machete.

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Hi, all. If you have a little time to volunteer, the Pennsylvania Horticultural...

• Oak Lane - Plant 26 trees with Oak Lane Tree Tenders on Saturday, Nov. 15 at 10 a.m. Meet at 6605 Lawnton Ave., Philadelphia 19126. Lunch will be provided at 1 p.m. Contact Charlie Philips at 215.924.1722 or cphilips@temple.edu

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...a Tree Planting Leader's Workshop on Wednesday, Nov. 5 at the PHS Town Hall, 100 N. 20th Street, 1st Floor, Philadelphia. Learn about planting and caring for bare root trees, working with volunteers...

• Center City - Plant 15 trees with Friends of Schuylkill River Park on Saturday, Nov. 15. Meet at 2042 Kater St. Contact Carolyn at 215.510.7302 or fsrptreetenders@phillyparks.org

• Poplar - PHS is helping the Philadelphia Housing Authority green its residential properties at Richard Allen Homes in Poplar at 10th and Brown Streets, Philadelphia, 19123. Eighteen trees will be planted on Saturday, Nov. 15 at 1 p.m. Contact Guina Hammond at 215.988.8857 or ghammond@pennhort.org

• Southwest Philadelphia - Plant 48 trees with the Southwest Tree Tenders. Gather for a planting demonstration on Saturday, Nov. 15 at 12:30 p.m. at 5740 Florence Avenue. Contact Lauren at 215.729.1982 or citylightslauren@gmail.com

• Northeast Philadelphia - Plant 51 trees with Tree Northeast. Meet at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 15 at Holmesburg Recreation Center, 4500 Rhawn Street. Contact Hasan at 215.694.9607 or netreetenders@aol.com

• Montgomery County Community College - Plant 50 trees on Friday, Nov. 14 at 10 a.m. at 1318 Morris Road (entrance between Dekalb and Cathcart Road) in Blue Bell, PA 19422. Contact Jerry Coleman at jcoleman@mc3.edu

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Video: Man robs 7-Eleven with machete

The man entered the store at 6771 N. Fifth St. shortly after 6 a.m. and walked behind the counter, where he demanded the employee open the cash registers, according to investigators.

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Wanted: Suspect for Robbery in the 35th District [VIDEO]

...19, 2014, at 6:03 am, an unknown male entered a 7-Eleven located at 6771 North 5th Street armed with a machete. Once inside the suspect went behind the counter demanding the employee...

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Police: Masked man with machete robs East Oak Lane 7-Eleven

The robbery occurred around 6:15 a.m. Sunday on the 6700 block of North 5th Street.

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Nov. 1–           Election Board Training Seminar make-up date at Delaware Ave. & Spring Garden St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and at Aspira, 6301 N. 2nd St., and Sunday, Nov. 2, at S. Phila. HS, 2101 S. Broad St., same time.

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Oct. 16-           State Sen. Christine Tartaglione hosts Senior Expo of at Community Acad. of Phila. Charter Sch., 1100 E. Erie Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Oct. 16-           Join State Sen. Mike Stack, Democratic candidate for Lt. Gov., at FOP Lodge 5, 11630 Caroline Rd., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets $100. For info Lindsey (267) 275-2120. Last event in Phila.

Oct. 16-           Happy Hour Reception honors City Commissioner Stephanie Singer at Kohn, Swift & Graf, PC, 1 S. Broad St., Su. 2100, 5:30 p.m. $100 minimum contribution. Hosted by Denis F. Sheils and Joseph C. Kohn. For info (215) 678-0592.

Oct. 17-           State Rep. James Clay, Jr. hosts AIDS Awareness Day at district office, 4915 Frankford Ave., 11 a.m.-2 p.m. For info (215) 744-7901.

Oct. 17-           S.W. Phila. Dist. Serv. hosts Candidates Night at Myers Rec Ctr., 50th & Kingsessing Ave., 6-9 p.m. Free dinner.

Oct. 17-           Pat Parkinson hosts 57th Ward Oktoberfest Beef & Beer at Paddy Whacks, 9241 Roosevelt Blvd., 7-11 pm.

Oct. 18-           10th Ward hosts Fall Festival/October Fest Bowling Party at Thunderbird Lanes, 1130 York Rd., Willow Grove, Pa., 2-5 p.m. Music, food, shoes & bowling. For info Archie Everett (267) 978-4085 or Kimberly West (267) 978-4085.

Oct. 20-           GOP Republican Ward Leaders host Fundraiser for Mike Tomlinson and Bill Pounds at United Republican Cl., 3156 Frankford Ave., 6-8 p.m. $30 ticket, but $25 for YR/CR. Tickets held at door. For info (267) 496-5655.

Oct. 21-           Black Clergy of Phila. & Vicinity hosts Justice Symposium at Mt. Airy Church of God in Christ, 6401 Ogontz Ave., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Doors open 8:30 a.m. Free and open to the public. Only requirement is that guests preregister (267) 639-9875.

Oct. 21-           21st Ward GOP hosts Fundraiser at 473 Leverington Ave., 6-9 p.m. Tickets $40.

Oct. 22-           Women United for Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown hosts Fundraiser with Katie McGinty at Serafina Restaurant, 130 S. 18th St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $100. For info Dan (732) 670-3299.

Oct. 23-           66A Democratic Ward Leader Shawn Dillon hosts Pre-Election Celebration at DC 21, 2980 Southampton Rd., 6-9 p.m. Tickets $35. Checks payable to Friends of the 66A Ward.

Oct. 23-           64th Ward GOP hosts Fall Fundraiser at Parish Pub, 3508 Cottman Ave., 6-9 p.m. Tickets $30. Open bar, food and fun.

Oct. 24-           State Rep. W. Curtis Thomas hosts Private Sector Job Fair at Columbia YMCA North, 1400 N. Broad St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Oct. 24-           GOP 26th Ward hosts Fabulous Fall Festival at Waterfall Rm., Water St. & Snyder Ave., 7 p.m. Plenty of free parking under I-95. For info (215) 468-2300.

Oct. 25-   State Reps. Dwight Evans and Stephen Kinsey with Councilwoman Marian Tasco present N.W. House Party (housing & job fair) at W. Oak La. Charter Sch., 7115 Stenton Ave., 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

...Black Men hosts Young Adults Leadership Seminar at Temple Univ. Student Activity Bldg., Rm. 200C, 13th & Montgomery Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. All young men invited. Registration opens 9:30 a...

Oct. 27-           Fundraiser for Terry Gillen for Mayor at Racquet Cl., 215 S. 16th St. Suggested donation $125. For info (267) 457-3720.

Oct. 28-           Republican City Committee hosts Fall Cocktail Party at Romano’s Catering, 1523 E. Wingohocking St., 8 p.m.

Oct. 29-           Attorney George Twardy hosts State Rep. John Taylor at Yakitori Boy Restaurant, 211 N. 11th St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. For info Joe DeFelice (215) 756-4158.

Oct. 29-    Matt Myers hosts Democratic 39B Ward Fundraiser at EOM Cl., 144 Moore St., 5:30-9:30 p.m. For info Matt (215) 467-4643.

Oct. 29-    LGBT community honors Lt. Gov. candidate Mike Stack at Rosewood, 1302 Walnut St., 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Oct. 30-           Asian American Chamber of Commerce hosts Fundraiser & Award Banquet at Univ. City Sheraton Hotel, 3549 Chestnut St., 5:30 p.m. registration, 7 p.m. dinner, speakers and awards. For info (215) 790-3660.

Nov. 1–           Election Board Training Seminar make-up date at Delaware Ave. & Spring Garden St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and at Aspira, 6301 N. 2nd St., and Sunday, Nov. 2, at S. Phila. HS, 2101 S. Broad St., same time.

Nov. 1–           Election Board Training Seminar make-up date at Delaware Ave. & Spring Garden St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and at Aspira, 6301 N. 2nd St., and Sunday, Nov. 2, at S. Phila. HS, 2101 S. Broad St., same time.

Nov. 13-          State Rep. Ron Waters hosts Job/Career Fair at Kipp Charter Sch., 59th & Baltimore Ave., 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Bring resumés and dress for success. For info (215) 748-6712.

Nov. 15-          Shoe Collection drive at Chalmers Pk., 2800 N. 29th St., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Welcoming new, used, unwanted, outgrown shoes and footwear.

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Residents want answers from Internal Affairs

The man said he believes that two of the individuals involved in the shooting live on the gently sloping block of Colonial Street near Front, where the shooting unfolded.

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The city just called out these energy-wasting commercial buildings

Bell Telephone Company of Pennsylvania, 6469 Old York Rd./6468 N. Broad St. (between West Oak Lane and East Oak Lane), 7254 Rising Sun Ave. (Northeast), 2210 Lott Ave. (Northeast), 423 S. 17th St. (Center City), 1631 Arch St. (Center City)

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For example, one of the University City Science Center’s buildings (3701 Market Street) was classified as a “medical office” but it also houses a data center, which throws...

Ramada Hotel, 11550-11580 Roosevelt Blvd. (Northeast)

Holts Cigar Company distribution center, 12270 Townsend Rd. (Northeast)

Philadelphia Nursing Home, 2300 Poplar St. (Fairmount)

New Foundations Charter High School, 4850 Rhawn St. (Northeast)

Bell Telephone Company of Pennsylvania, 6469 Old York Rd./6468 N. Broad St. (between West Oak Lane and East Oak Lane), 7254 Rising Sun Ave. (Northeast), 2210 Lott Ave. (Northeast), 423 S. 17th St. (Center City), 1631 Arch St. (Center City)

Bell Telephone Company of Pennsylvania, 6469 Old York Rd./6468 N. Broad St. (between West Oak Lane and East Oak Lane), 7254 Rising Sun Ave. (Northeast), 2210 Lott Ave. (Northeast), 423 S. 17th St. (Center City), 1631 Arch St. (Center City)

Bell Telephone Company of Pennsylvania, 6469 Old York Rd./6468 N. Broad St. (between West Oak Lane and East Oak Lane), 7254 Rising Sun Ave. (Northeast), 2210 Lott Ave. (Northeast), 423 S. 17th St. (Center City), 1631 Arch St. (Center City)

Bell Telephone Company of Pennsylvania, 6469 Old York Rd./6468 N. Broad St. (between West Oak Lane and East Oak Lane), 7254 Rising Sun Ave. (Northeast), 2210 Lott Ave. (Northeast), 423 S. 17th St. (Center City), 1631 Arch St. (Center City)

University City Science Center, 3711 Market St. (University City) and 3701 Market St. (University City) (One floor of 3711 Market Street is owned by the National Board of Medical Examiners)

WPVI-TV, 4100 City Ave. (Overbrook)

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Eat the World: Korean Restaurants and Food in Philadelphia

...and then head to this North Philly restaurant, which specializes in the traditional Korean stews. 6600 North 5th Street, 215-924-0100...

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...to your table and help you grill the meats if they see you having trouble. 5955 North 5th Street, 215-927-4550...

Korean flavors, a fast-casual vibe and a Center City address all make Giwa a perfect introduction to Korean cuisine. The seafood pajeon, mandu dumplings and crisp, fresh bibimbap with spicy pork are all awesome, but the Korean tacos are still the big lunchtime draw. 1608 Sansom Street, 215-557-9830.

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