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A blessing for some, a cross to bear for others: church building conversion on rise in Philly

One example of a local church-to-apartments conversion embraced by preservationists is the former St. Agatha's church on 38th and Spring Garden, which, ahead of its time, was transformed into rental units more than two decades ago.

    A blessing for some, a cross to bear for others: church building conversion on rise in Philly
    When Austin, Texas, transplant Melissa McCormack started her search for a Philadelphia apartment after landing a job at an IT consulting company, she came across a church. Its looming clock tower, weathered brick exterior and stained-glass windows didn't exactly scream upscale digs.

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A Pardon Will Soon Be Just a Click Away

...a criminal-record expungement clinic will be held at PEC’s Community Room, located at 325 N. 39th Street. Two additional clinics will take place on Oct. 15, and Nov. 5, both at PEC...

...on Oct. 15, and Nov. 5, both at PEC’s Families First Building, located at 3939 Warren Street. The clinics are sponsored by Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity. For more information, call (267...

    A Pardon Will Soon Be Just a Click Away
    Second chances for most people are sought after 10 times over by individuals or their loved ones. State Rep. Leslie Acosta (D-N. Phila.) and Lt. Gov. Mike Stack are trying their best to lend a hand. The two Democratic politicians have partnered on a new initiative to allow Pennsylvanians to become more educated in the pardon process through the "Pathway to Pardons" education/advocacy initiative.

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Crime Report for Aug. 12 to Sept. 19

Aug. 27 to Aug. 30, 3500 Powelton Avenue

Sept. 4 to Sept. 5, 3200 Baring Street

Sept. 5, 3600 Hamilton Street

Sept. 16, 3300 Powelton Avenue

Sept. 16 to Sept. 17, 3400 Powelton Avenue

Aug. 15 to Aug. 18, 300 North 31st St.

Aug. 17, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. 3200 Powelton Avenue

Sept. 14, 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. 300 North 34th St.

Sept. 14, 12:15 to 6:15 p.m. 3500 Baring Street

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Aug. 29, 2:15 a.m. 3400 Lancaster Avenue

Sept. 4, 8:30 p.m. 2900 Chestnut Street

Aug. 12, 12 to 12:10 a.m. 3000 Chestnut Street

Aug. 13 to Aug. 16, 100 North 33rd St.

Aug. 15, 8 to 10 p.m. 3000 Market Street

Aug. 16, 7 to 9 p.m. 200 North 34th St.

Aug. 16, 8:15 to 8:50 p.m. 3300 Market Street

Aug. 21 to Aug. 22, 3400 Market Street

Aug. 22, 12:50 to 1 p.m. 3100 Chestnut Street

Aug. 24, 5:55 to 8:00 p.m. 3200 Market Street

Aug. 26 to Sept. 7, 3300 Race Street

Aug. 30 to Sept. 18, 100 North 32nd St.

Sept. 2, 2800 Queen Lane

Sept. 7, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. 100 North 34th St.

Sept. 10, 7:15 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 3200 Chestnut Street

Sept. 2, 7:20 p.m. 3400 Filbert Street

Sept. 9, 2:15 a.m. 3700 Powelton Avenue

    Crime Report for Aug. 12 to Sept. 19
    The following crimes occurred on or near campus and were reported to The Triangle by the Drexel University Department of Public Safety between Nov. 9 and Nov. 24. All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement or Division of Public Safety incident reports. SEX OFFENSE (2) Aug.

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