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Powelton Avenue: The First Stop on the Main Line?

The Henry Cochran mansion at 36th and Baring Street, built in the 1890s by architect Wilson Eyre Jr. Photograph dated December 12, 1962

...36th and Baring Streets.  Another was a renovation of a narrow twin house on the 3500 block of Hamilton Street.  In both of these projects, Eyre displayed his characteristic sense of whimsy and invention, much...

...land for $14,000 (the equivalent of about $300,000 today)  at the corner of 34th and Powelton Avenue.  He then commissioned architect Thomas Preston Lonsdale to build a spiky roofed Queen Anne style...

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...executives to travel by train to their offices.”  The Pennsylvania Railroad also had stop at 52nd Street and Lancaster Avenue, labeled as the Hestonville Depot in an 1872 map. This stop later grew into a...

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Funeral services this week for 14-year-old stabbing victim Nafis O’Neal

A freshman at West Philadelphia High School, Nafis was raised by his grandmother on the 3800 block of Haverford Avenue. Friends and family gathered on Monday evening for a vigil on the block near 46th...

The viewing for Nafis will be held at St. Jude Baptist Church at 632 N. 38th Street on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Arrangements are being made through Mitchum-Wilson Funeral Home.

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Court orders new trial for Gosnell codefendant

O'Neill was one of nine employees of Gosnell's Women's Medical Society clinic at 3801 Lancaster Ave. charged with Gosnell in 2011.

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Appeals court orders new trial for Gosnell codefendant

O'Neill was one of nine employees of Gosnell's Women's Medical Society clinic at 3801 Lancaster Ave. charged with Gosnell in 2011.

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Former Ironworkers leader Joe Dougherty guilty on all charges

...in Malvern; and extortion of a nonunion builder who was erecting an apartment building at 31st and Spring Garden streets...

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Cops ID two weekend murder victims

Eric Teagle, 42, of 37th Street near Fairmount Avenue in Mantua, was shot inside a car parked on Ludlow Street near 55th, Little said. Police arrested Zarik Prince, 32, with murder, gun violations and related offenses. Little said she did not know what motivated the murder.

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Terrance Solomon, 35, of Cheltenham Avenue near Lakeside in East Oak Lane, died after he got shot just after midnight Sunday inside a...

...Oak Lane, died after he got shot just after midnight Sunday inside a house on Adams Avenue near Griscom Street, said Officer Tanya Little, a police spokeswoman. Police listed the motive as robbery but reported...

Eric Teagle, 42, of 37th Street near Fairmount Avenue in Mantua, was shot inside a car parked on Ludlow Street near 55th, Little said. Police arrested Zarik Prince, 32, with murder, gun violations and related offenses. Little said she did not know what motivated the murder.

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Family grieves after boy's stabbing death, classmate arrested

Police served a search warrant at the 16-year-old's home in the 3800 block of Haverford Avenue where they say they recovered the weapon and bloody clothing.

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Organizing frenzy on city school playgrounds

When he came to McMichael, at 35th Street and Fairmount Avenue, Playworks was already in place, and those conflicts rarely arise, he said.

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W. Phila. High student fatally stabbed, classmate arrested

The 16-year-old, who lives in the 3800 block of Haverford Avenue, was arrested and a search warrant executed at his family's house yielded bloody clothes and a folding pocketknife believed to be the weapon, Walker said.

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About 3:20 p.m., the 14-year-old was riding his bicycle in the 4600 block of Market Street with a brother and another student from the high school when the 16-year-old approached and stabbed the younger boy in the chest, Walker said.

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