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Photos: Philly Naked Bike Ride 2015

The ride began near 31st and Powelton at Drexel Park and went on for two-and-a-half hours, passing down Market Street and through Center City before it dissipated into after-parties around the city.

    Photos: Philly Naked Bike Ride 2015
    It was the sixth time folks bared it all, or at least some of it, riding through Philly's...
    http://citypaper.net

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Philly Naked Bike Ride Begins

The ride began at Drexel Park on 32nd Street and Powelton Avenue around 3 p.m. Saturday.

    Philly Naked Bike Ride Begins
    Hundreds of bicyclists stripped down and rode through the streets for Philadelphia's annual naked bike ride. The ride began at Drexel Park on 32nd Street and Powelton Avenue around 3 p.m. Saturday. There was a bit of confusion this year after organizers changed the starting location only a few hours before the event.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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Arrest Made in Break-ins Near Drexel

Three burglaries occurred Saturday between 6 and 8 a.m. at apartments on the 3200 block of Powelton Avenue and a home on the 3200 block of Summer Street. Police said a burglar or burglars entered through an unlocked window and unlocked door and stole electronics, backpacks and jewelry.

Two more burglaries occurred on Monday between 8:55 and 10:30 a.m. at an apartment house on the 300 block of N. 33rd Street. Police said the apartments were entered by force and a second-floor hallway door was propped open.

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Three burglaries occurred Saturday between 6 and 8 a.m. at apartments on the 3200 block of Powelton Avenue and a home on the 3200 block of Summer Street. Police said a burglar or burglars entered through an unlocked window and unlocked door and stole electronics, backpacks and jewelry.

    Arrest Made in Break-ins Near Drexel
    Philadelphia Police took a suspect into custody Thursday night in connection with a series of burglaries that targeted Drexel University students. Southwest detectives didn't immediately name the suspect in at least five University City break-ins as they awaited charges. Three burglaries occurred Saturday between 6 and 8 a.m.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Aug 27

Latest crime reports: Baltimore Ave. Rite Aid robber at large; multiple burglaries near Drexel University

...a total of five burglaries occurred in the area – at off-campus apartments on the 3200 block of Powelton Ave. and on the 300 block of N. 33rd St, and at a residence on the...

...area – at off-campus apartments on the 3200 block of Powelton Ave. and on the 300 block of N. 33rd St, and at a residence on the 3200 block of Summer St. All five burglaries took...

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...say that the man is involved in three robberies at Rite Aid stores located at 5214 Baltimore Ave. and 5699 Baltimore Ave that took place between Aug. 20 and Aug. 24. Each robbery...

...is involved in three robberies at Rite Aid stores located at 5214 Baltimore Ave. and 5699 Baltimore Ave that took place between Aug. 20 and Aug. 24. Each robbery had a similar pattern...

...and on the 300 block of N. 33rd St, and at a residence on the 3200 block of Summer St. All five burglaries took place in the morning, between 6 a.m. and 10 a...

    Latest crime reports: Baltimore Ave. Rite Aid robber at large; multiple burglaries near Drexel University | West Philly Local
    Posted on 27 August 2015 * Police have released images and surveillance video of a man who they believe robbed two Rite Aid stores in West Philadelphia and are asking for the public's assistance to identify and locate him. Police say that the man is involved in three robberies at Rite Aid stores located at 5214 Baltimore Ave.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

Aug 27

Drexel University students on alert after recent burglaries

Two apartments were hit in the 3200 block of Powelton Ave. and a residence was burglarized in the 3200 block of Summer St.

Both occurred in an apartment house in the 300 block of North 33rd St. And in both cases, a front door was propped open, and the burglars muscled their way into the two apartments.

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Two apartments were hit in the 3200 block of Powelton Ave. and a residence was burglarized in the 3200 block of Summer St.

    Drexel University students on alert after recent burglaries
    Students who attend Drexel University are being put on alert after several homes were burglarized near campus. In all, five burglaries took place early in the morning between Saturday and Monday last week. Drexel University Police say they are stepping up patrols in an effort to find whoever is responsible.
    http://6abc.com

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New West Philly cafe aims to bring everyone to the table

A suitable location was found at 3820 Lancaster Avenue, a stretch of the commercial corridor in the West Powelton neighborhood that currently lacks a...

    New West Philly cafe aims to bring everyone to the table
    In recent years, Philadelphia has cemented its reputation as a foodie paradise, with Starr, Garces, Vetri and Sbraga becoming household names for many. Yet for city parents struggling to feed their families, sitting down to a nice meal at a local eatery is a luxury they simply can't afford.
    http://www.flyingkitemedia.com

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Shop local: Chicken tchotchkes at A Part of Me

Where to get it: A Part of Me, 3834 Lancaster Ave. apartofme.net.

    Shop local: Chicken tchotchkes at A Part of Me | Arts and Culture | Philly Weekly
    Vintage stores win, period, 'cause, hey, what's not to love? Nothing beats discovering hidden gems amid their racks of ultra-affordable, often one-of-a-kind wardrobe additions for both sexes and shelves of rare, quirky collectibles and objet d'art.
    http://www.philadelphiaweekly.com

Aug 26

Drexel students warned about burglaries near campus

The other two occurred Monday, between 8:55 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., both at an apartment on the 300 block of North 33rd Street.

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Three of the incidents happened between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. Saturday, two at apartments on the 3200 block of Poweleton Avenue and one at a home on the 3200 block of Summer Street, officials said.

    Drexel students warned about burglaries near campus
    Posted: Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 10:09 AM Police are investigating a rash of recent burglaries at homes near the Drexel University campus. A safety notice from the university's police department said five residential burglaries were reported between Saturday and Monday in the Poweltown Village area near campus.
    http://www.philly.com

Aug 26

Mantua man held for trial in Memorial Day fatal shooting

Eric McFarland, 24, of Reno Street near 39th in Mantua, was held for trial yesterday by Municipal Judge Teresa Carr Deni on charges of murder and weapon offenses in the shooting death of Kenneth Williams, 24.

Williams, of Aspen Street near 39th in Mantua, was killed at a playground near his home just before 1:30 a.m. May 25 - Memorial Day.

    Mantua man held for trial in Memorial Day fatal shooting
    Posted: Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 12:16 AM THEY APPARENTLY were friends, but in the early morning of Memorial Day, one ended up dead, another allegedly shot him, and the third allegedly went about his business.
    http://www.philly.com

Aug 26

Burglars Target Homes Near Drexel University

Three burglaries occurred Saturday between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. at apartments on the 3200 block of Powelton Avenue and a home on the 3200 block of Summer Street. Police say the burglar or burglars entered through an unlocked window and unlocked door and stole electronics, backpacks and jewelry.

Two more burglaries occurred on Monday between 8:55 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at an apartment house on the 300 block of N. 33rd Street. Police say the apartments were entered by force and a second floor hallway door was propped open.

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Three burglaries occurred Saturday between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. at apartments on the 3200 block of Powelton Avenue and a home on the 3200 block of Summer Street. Police say the burglar or burglars entered through an unlocked window and unlocked door and stole electronics, backpacks and jewelry.

    Burglars Target Homes Near Drexel University
    Police are investigating a string of burglaries near Drexel University. Three burglaries occurred Saturday between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. at apartments on the 3200 block of Powelton Avenue and a home on the 3200 block of Summer Street. Police say the burglar or burglars entered through an unlocked window and unlocked door and stole electronics, backpacks and jewelry.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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