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Man shot to death in West Philadelphia

Officers found the victim lying in the 3700 block of Aspen Street shortly after 11 p.m., police said. He had been shot multiple times in his chest and legs.

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Jail for mom in daughter's fatal shooting

On the morning of April 5, 2014, Goldwire's daughter, Jamara Stevens, was shot by her 2-year-old brother in the family's home, on Wallace Street near 38th, in Mantua. She was pronounced dead a short time later.

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Phila. mother sentenced in shooting death of daughter by toddler son

...year-old, to place the revolver in a safe place within the family home on Wallace Street near 38th. But the 2-year-old, prosecutors said, found the weapon under a bed in his...

4 days ago

Mother sentenced in shooting death of 11-year-old daughter by 2-year-old son

...year-old, to place the revolver in a safe place within the family home on Wallace Street near 38th. But the 2-year-old, prosecutors said, found the weapon under a bed in his...

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Mantua: Through City Year, New College Graduate Gives Back to Younger Students

On the 600 block of North 35th Street lives a young college graduate trying to make a difference in the City of Brotherly Love.

6 days ago

Kindergarten Open Houses scheduled for March 4

3543 Fairmount Ave.

301 N. 36th St.

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5300-34 Baltimore Ave

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5200 Pine St.

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West Philly March Kindergarten Open House List

3543 Fairmount Ave.

301 N. 36th St.

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5300-34 Baltimore Ave

4550 Haverford Ave.

5100 Greenway Ave.

4700 Locust St.

766 N. 44th St.

4209 Spruce St.

5200 Pine St.

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Penn and Drexel confront string of armed robberies

...handgun. The alleged crime occurred on Feb. 7 at 1:59 a.m. on the 3600 block of Hamilton Street. The men then knocked him to the ground and fled with his wallet and bike...

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The first robbery at Penn occurred at 7:50 p.m. on the 4100 block of Pine. A female student reported a male suspect had pushed her from behind and then asked...

The second robbery at Penn occurred at 11:11 p.m. on Feb. 8 on 200 South 38th Street. The victim, who is related to a graduate student at Penn, said a man approached...

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Woman robbed inside apartment building in West Philadelphia

Police say the trio followed the woman as she walked into her apartment building on the 3100 block of Hamilton Street.

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Police believe these three suspects may also be responsible for similar robberies around the 4400 block of Pine Street on February 12 and may be targeting victims who are unaware and bundled up from the cold.

Feb 19

String of Robberies Near Penn, Drexel Appear to Be Connected

...appear to be connected. Cops yesterday released surveillance footage (above) of a robbery on the 3100 block of Hamilton Street that showed three men confronting a 20-year-old Drexel student in the foyer of...

...Fox 29 flagged a fourth robbery, that of a Jimmy John's delivery driver at 32nd and Baring...

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...On February 12th, a woman entering her home was held up at gunpoint on the 4400 block of Pine Street. On February 16th, a man who went to 41st and Spring Garden to buy a...

...on the 4400 block of Pine Street. On February 16th, a man who went to 41st and Spring Garden to buy a paintball gun was robbed. Fox 29 flagged a fourth robbery, that of...

Feb 19

Latest Crime Reports: Police looking for three serial robbers; Burglary arrest

...Philly over the last two weeks. The first robbery took place on Feb. 8 near 38th and Baring in Mantua, according to police, when the suspects robbed a pizza delivery man at gunpoint...

The third robbery took place in Powelton Village, near 31st and Hamilton on Sunday, when the men robbed a 20-year-old woman, also at gunpoint, near her apartment, according to police.

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...used a gun to rob a 27-year-old woman near her apartment entrance at 44th and Pine on Feb. 12. They reportedly took the woman’s phone and purse...

...was selling a paintball gun. The seller brought the paintball gun to a location near 41st and Spring Garden where he was robbed at gunpoint by the same three men, according to police. They...

Feb 19

Police: Robbers Connected To String Of Hold-Ups

...the bandits also held up a Jimmy Johns deliveryman when he made a delivery at 32nd and Baring. Police say they robbed a 27- year-old woman as she entered her home at...

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...Police say they robbed a 27- year-old woman as she entered her home at 44th and Pine and they allegedly stuck up a man arriving at 41st and Spring Garden for the...

...her home at 44th and Pine and they allegedly stuck up a man arriving at 41st and Spring Garden for the sale of a paintball gun that was arranged on Craigslist...

Feb 19

Woman robbed at gunpoint inside apartment building in Mantua

Police say the woman walked into her apartment building on the 3100 block of Hamilton Street when she was confronted on the 1st floor stairway by the three men.

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Police believe these three suspects may also be responsible for similar robberies around the 4400 block of Pine Street on February 12.

Feb 19

Cops hunt serial robbers in West Philly

They first struck Feb. 8, when they held up a pizza-delivery man at gunpoint, on Baring Street near 38th in Mantua, grabbing an undisclosed amount of cash.

And a day before the Craigslist caper, three unknown men followed a 20-year-old woman into a stairway leading to her apartment on Hamilton Street near 31st in Powelton.

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When the seller arrived with the paintball gun on Spring Garden Street near 41st, the trio produced an actual gun, and forced him to hand over his wares, including a laptop and cellphone, Walker said.

Four days later, they followed a 27-year-old woman into the entrance to her apartment building on Pine Street near 44th in West Philly, using the gun to steal her phone and purse, Walker said.

Feb 19

Feb 18

Robbery 3105 Hamilton St DC 15 16 006683

Robbery 3105 Hamilton St DC 15 16 006683

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...hospital treatment.***These suspect may also be responsible for similar robberies in the area of 4400 Pine Street on February 12, 2015.***Suspect Description:Suspect #1: Black male, 6’0″, thin build, wearing...

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Feb 17

Anger is fine, but it isn't action

The name of the forum at the Catalyst for Change Church, at 38th and Baring streets, last week was "Philly After Ferguson." But, as someone pointed out, tensions between city residents and police way predate the tragic moment when a white cop killed an unarmed black man in Ferguson, Mo., last year.

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Feb 13

Join PEC, Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity, and People's Paper Co-Op for S...

Join PEC, Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity, and People's Paper Co-Op for Saturday's expungement clinic! 11am to 2pm at 325 N. 39th Street.

Feb 13

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