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The El was shut down about 4 p.m. between the 15th Street and Spring Garden stops while police investigated an unattended package at the 5th Street station, SEPTA spokesman Manny Smith said.

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Police responding to a call that someone had a gun found the man lying on Staub Street near 16th about 1:30 a.m. He had been shot in the chest and neck.

None of the stones were damaged at the Adath Jeshurun Cemetery on Bridge Street near Walker, police said.

Congregation Adath Jeshurun opened the cemetery in 1861, about six miles from the original building on 3rd Street near Brown. The site hosts generations of Jewish families.

Meanwhile, on 15th Street near Market, a Megabus collided with a Route 17 SEPTA bus about 4:20 p.m., SEPTA spokeswoman Heather Redfern said.

    Briefly... CITY/REGION
    Man shot in Nicetown An unidentified man was shot and killed in Nicetown yesterday morning, police said. Police responding to a call that someone had a gun found the man lying on Staub Street near 16th about 1:30 a.m. He had been shot in the chest and neck.
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Weekend Phillyfun Picks: July 31 – Aug 2

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

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5240 Chestnut Street

222 N. 20th Street

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

101 S. Columbus Blvd.

    Weekend Phillyfun Picks: July 31 - Aug 2 - PhillyFun4Kids
    Last weekend of the month and first weekend of August means lots of fun for Philly families with free museum admission, free science and mess festivals, a celebration of African culture and so much more! Community Science Festival Saturday August 1st 11am - 3pm Rock Baptist Church Gym 5240 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA The free ...
    http://www.phillyfun4kids.com

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Specialist, Administration and Development, Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site, Inc.

...of artists’ installations is free with admission. Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site is located at 22nd Street and Fairmount Avenue, just five blocks from the Philadelphia Museum of Art. It is open every day, year...

    Specialist, Administration and Development
    Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site, Inc. Overview The Specialist, Administration and Development, offers day-to-day general support to the President and CEO as well as to the Director of Advancement. This includes assisting with Board of Directors' scheduling and activities and government relations initiatives.
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Pennsylvania’s First (and Stunning) LEED Platinum Rehab Gets a Price Chop

818 N. 27th Street

    Pennsylvania's First (and Stunning) LEED Platinum Rehab Gets a Price Chop
    The Fairmount home has it has it, including two greens roofs (with lush gardens) reclaimed wood throughout and a stunning overall design. A few blocks from Fairmount Park is a home that's of some historical significance.
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  • New Immigrant Students

    Ms. Saganti is asking for $951.75:
    My students need electronic games to learn grammar as well as math, white boards and highlighters, and math and grammar books. They also need a pencil sharpener, pencils, stickers and poster board.
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Branching Out 7-30-2015

...the Circle of Celebration presented by The Seventh Principle 10:30 a.m. Aug. 5. 1901 Vine St. 215-686-5322...

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...m. and Anime Club 4 p.m. Aug. 4; Story Jams at Dickinson Square Park (Moyamensing Avenue and Tasker Street) 10:30 a.m., Chess Club 1 p.m., Minecraft Club 4 p.m. and...

...Canuso reads from “You’ve Always Had the Power” 6:30 p.m. Aug. 5. 932 S. Seventh St. 215-686-1766...

...1 p.m. Aug. 4; Happy and Healthy Living 6:30 p.m. Aug. 5. 2437 S. Broad St. 215-685-1758...

Queen Memorial Branch: Big Game Day 2 p.m. July 30. 1201 S. 23rd St. 215-685-1899.

...for Children 5:30 p.m. and for Adults 6:30 p.m. Aug. 5. 200 Snyder Ave. 215-685-1754...

    South Philly Review
    Charles Santore Branch: One-on-one computer tutoring for seniors daily by appointment; BINGO 2 p.m. July 31; English as a Second Language Conversation Group 1 p.m. and Yoga for All Levels 6:30 p.m. Aug. 3; Baby Storytime 10:15 a.m., Toddler and Preschool Storytime 11 a.m. and Anime Club 4 p.m. Aug.
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Divine Lorraine Renovations Get One Step Closer

Earlier this week, the city’s Architectural Committee of the Historical Commission approved renovation design plans for the former Divine Lorraine hotel on Broad and Fairmount.

    Divine Lorraine Renovations Get One Step Closer
    By John McDevitt PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A dilapidated historic building along North Broad Street is one step closer to a transformation. Earlier this week, the city's Architectural Committee of the Historical Commission approved renovation design plans for the former Divine Lorraine hotel on Broad and Fairmount.
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