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Mike on a bike

At Girard and Franklin, a tattooed man named Paolo called out for a look. Paolo was on a beat-up Pacific Voyager. He rides for the exercise, he told me between puffs on a cigarette.

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I went to Bicycle Revolutions and bought a blue-and-orange helmet. It matched my shirt. I picked up my bike at the kiosk at Fourth and Christian.

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Rendong Zheng, 49, of 10th Street near Callowhill, was delivering food for the New China Restaurant, on Rising Sun Avenue near Cheltenham in Crescentville, when he was shot once in the left shoulder, police said.

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At 9:14 a.m., cops responded to a radio call for a person with a gun on 25th Street near Jackson, police said. Once there, the officers spotted two men fitting the descriptions of the suspects and gave chase.

A SEPTA spokesman said bus 5705 was on a layover outside of AT&T Station on Broad Street near Pattison Avenue when the fire broke out about 1:30 a.m.

Rendong Zheng, 49, of 10th Street near Callowhill, was delivering food for the New China Restaurant, on Rising Sun Avenue near Cheltenham in Crescentville, when he was shot once in the left shoulder, police said.

Cops responded to reports of gunfire on Hill Creek Park Drive near Adams Avenue at 10:37 p.m. and found Zheng in an auto accident a short distance away, on Adams Avenue near Rising Sun.

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      1300 Block Cecil B Moore Av April 22, 2015 @ 4:23 p.m. Comment
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      900 Block W. Girard Ave. April 22, 2015 @ 8:09 p.m. Comment

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Friends of the Rail Park Guided Walking Tour

Location:  Beginning at the northwest corner of N. 21st St. and Pennsylvania Ave. and concluding at 12th and Noble.

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Location:  Beginning at the northwest corner of N. 21st St. and Pennsylvania Ave. and concluding at 12th and Noble.

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Get to Know the Reading Viaduct Before It’s Transformed

Tours, led by Friends of the Rail Park, will begin at the northwest corner of N. 21st St. and Pennsylvania Ave. and conclude at 12th and Noble.

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Tours, led by Friends of the Rail Park, will begin at the northwest corner of N. 21st St. and Pennsylvania Ave. and conclude at 12th and Noble.

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Low Cut Connie's hot, sweaty rock & roll brings together young, old, straight & 'gender-bendy'

Low Cut Connie album release show: Fri., April 24, 8pm. Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St. undergroundarts.org

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PTW Scavenger Hunt is Here! Get the Clues.

<li>Where: W/n W/n Coffee Bar, 931 Spring Garden St.</li>

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  • Independent Reading for Lifelong Readers

    Mr. Kannengieszer is asking for $513.47:
    My students need books to read but we do not have school library.These books will help to supplement my classroom library that I've built with my own personal books.
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Calendar: April 22-29

...from the dinner will support the National Kidney Foundation is even better. 6pm. $50. Eat, 712 W. Girard Ave. eatrestaurantphilly.com

...will also be live music by GoodMan Fiske. 7:30pm. $49.50-$150. Electric Factory. 421 N. Seventh St. 215.627.1332. electricfactory.info

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Women have been marginalized, oppressed and silenced for centuries. Women who have experienced the difficulty of being female in America are invited to share their experiences in a safe, welcoming environment. 6pm. Free. Arch Enemy Arts, 109 Arch St. archenemyarts.com

...biggest thing and maybe get their own entrepreneurial wheels turning. 7pm. Free. 23rd Street Armory, 22 S. 23rd St. 2015.phillytechweek.com

...thepennrelays.com for a list of running and field events. 10am. $18-$24. Franklin Field, 235 S. 33rd. thepennrelays.com

...of them all will be crowned the ruler of N3rd Street. 8pm. Free. National Mechanics, 22 S. Third St. 2015.phillytechweek.com

...people who create the books you love. Through April 26. Free. Big Blue Marble Bookstore, 551 Carpenter Lane. bigbluemarblebooks.com

...project. (They’ll even explain the lingo for all the noobs.) 12:30pm. $20. CultureWorks, 1315 Walnut St. Suite 320. 2015.phillytechweek.com

Philadelphia Science Festival Kickoff Party: 8-Bit Night: Fri., April 24. 7pm. Ages 21+. $15. Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th St.

...of knowing you’re helping make the city a better place. 8pm. $75. Arts Ballroom, 1324 Locust St. facebook.com/sprucefoundation

...Through May 31. General admission: $14. Students and seniors: $10. African American Museum in Philadelphia, 701 Arch St.

...selected musical score that relates to each of the stories. 8pm. Curtis Institute of Music, 1616 Locust St. firstpersonarts.org

...Dinosaur Hall. April 24-26. $13.95-$15.95. Drexel University Academy of Natural Sciences, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway. 215.299.1000. ansp.org

...from key artists and bookmakers. April 24-25. 10am–9pm. Free. The Annex on Filbert, 830 Filbert St. phlartbookfair.com

It aims to be the most colorful 5K that ever was. Get dressed in clothes ready to be blasted with color, attend a colorful dance party in the end, and just plain plan to be drenched in the rainbow. 7:30am. $26-$70. Philadelphia Mills, 1455 Franklin Mills Circle. thecolorvibe.com

...are endless. Proceeds benefit the Portside Student Scholarship Fund. Noon-5pm. Free. Penn Treaty Park, 1341 N. Delaware Ave. portsidecommunityartsfest.org

...a savory BBQ tasting, artisanal bourbons and live blues music. 1pm. $50-$65. Manayunk Brewery, 4120 Main St. manayunkbrewery.com

Outrageous drag queens, ridiculous musical numbers and scandalous humor are in store for this month’s GayBINGO, hosted by Carlota Ttendant and the Bingo Verifying Divas. Tonight’s theme: “I See Dead People!”  6pm. $20-$25. Gershman Y, 401 S. Broad St. aidsfundphilly.org/events/gaybingo

...Academy of Vocal Arts. 7:30pm. Through May 2. AVA’s Helen Corning Warding Theater, 1920 Spruce St. 215.735.1685. avaopera.com

One of the biggest dance parties of the year is more than just a fundraiser, it’s also a night of amazing food by Chef Aliza Green, live music, auctions, prizes, and, of course, dancing—all to celebrate 46 years of Painted Bride! 7pm. $100. Material Culture, 4700 Wissahickon Ave. paintedbride.org

Up your selfie game with the help of a digital microscope. Snap photos of your hair follicles, cheek cells and even your DNA. 10am. Science Center, 3711 Market St. philasciencefestival.org

This New York comedienne got her start at the Gotham Comedy Club and has been making the rounds at comedy clubs and on MTV’s Girl Code. 7:15pm. Helium, 2031 Sansom St. heliumcomedy.com

From wiring to 3D printing to all sorts of other hands-on projects, the whole day is devoted to the steps needed to build a real life, functioning robot. 10am. NextFab Studio, 2025 Washington Ave.

David B. Devan, General Director and President of Opera Philadelphia, will be honored with the Wilma Star Award for his leadership in the arts world. The affair will feature cocktails and dinner, as well as a performance. 5pm. $150. DoubleTree by Hilton, 237 S. Broad St. wilmatheater.org

...the Civil War by women in Washington, D.C. 7:30pm. $7-$15. Central Library, 1901 Vine St. freelibrary.org

...that you can change the world. 7:30pm. $57-$152. Through May 10. Forrest Theatre, 1114 Walnut St. kimmelcenter.org

Gluten free diets, cryptozoology, forensics—there are no sacred cows during this evening of skeptical myth busting. Hash out fact from fiction, learn a little something, and have fun while doing it. 7:30pm. $5. Frankford Hall, 1210 Frankford Ave. philasciencefestival.org

Techbook Online and The Declaration team up to host a mayoral forum focused on getting answers about the candidates’ views on police reform, police/community relations, and the Philly criminal justice system. 6pm. Free. Catalyst For Change, 3727 Baring St.

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Here Are All the Indego Bike Share Stations in Philadelphia

Address: 1100 Poplar Street

Name of Station: 9th & Spring Garden

Name of Station: Girard & Hutchinson

Address: 915 West Girard Avenue

Name of Station: Broad & Oxford

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Address: 1483 Spruce Street

Address: 1901 Market Street

Name of Station: 24th & Sansom

Address: 120 South 24th Street

Name of Station: 23rd & Market

Address: 2241 Market Street

Name of Station: 17th & Pine

Address: 391 South 17th Street

Name of Station: 19th & Lombard

Address: 1910 Lombard Street

Address: 1901 Walnut Street

Name of Station: 12th & Filbert

Address: 1200 Filbert Street

Name of Station: 6th & Race

Address: 160 North 6th Street

Name of Station: 8th & Market

Address: 834 Market Street

Name of Station: 9th & Arch

Address: 813 Arch Street

Address: 1321 Arch Street

Address: 2170 Hamilton Street

Address: 302 North 19th Street

Address: 2090 Winter Street

Name of Station: 13th & Locust

Address: 212 South 13th Street

Name of Station: 10th & Chestnut

Address: 921 Chestnut Street

Address: 328 South 11th Street

Name of Station: 9th & Locust

Address: 923 Locust Street

Name of Station: 2nd & Market

Address: 215 Market Street

Name of Station: 4th & Walnut, National Park Service

Address: 421 Walnut Street

Address: 192 South 2nd Street

Address: 519 Market Street

Address: 3 Dock Street

Name of Station: 2nd & Germantown

Address: 1104 Germantown Avenue

Address: 1176 Leopard Street

Name of Station: 17th & Girard

Address: 1617 Girard Avenue

Name of Station: 20th & Fairmount

Address: 1940 Fairmount Avenue

Name of Station: 23rd & Fairmount

Address: 2237 Fairmount Avenue

Name of Station: Broad & Girard

Address: 922 North Broad Street

Name of Station: Fairmount & Ridge

Address: 1413 Fairmount Avenue

Address: 3170 Baring Street

Name of Station: 33rd & Market

Address: 3318 Market Street

Name of Station: 36th & Sansom

Address: 125 S. 36th Street

Name of Station: 38th & Lancaster

Address: 3801 Lancaster Avenue

Name of Station: 40th & Spruce

Address: 246 South 40th Street

Address: 3984 Market Street

Name of Station: 44th & Walnut

Address: 160 South 44th Street

Address: 2933 Market Street

Address: 598 South 43rd Street

Address: 3051 South Street

Name of Station: 11th & Reed

Address: 1116 Reed Street

Name of Station: Broad & Fitzwater

Address: 726 South Broad Street

Address: 1084 Washington Avenue

Address: 1201 South Broad Street

Name of Station: Darien & Catharine

Address: 840 South Darien Street

Name of Station: 2nd & South

Address: 523 South 2nd Street

Name of Station: 4th & Bainbridge

Address: 404 Bainbridge Street

Name of Station: 4th & Christian

Address: 403 Christian Street

Name of Station: Front & Carpenter

Address: 925 South Front Street

Name of Station: 21st & Catharine

Address: 807 South 21st Street

Name of Station: 23rd & South

Address: 671 South 23rd Street

Address: 1625 South 18th Street

Address: 1800 Washington Avenue

Name of Station: Point Breeze & Tasker

Address: 1575 Point Breeze Avenue

Name of Station: 6th & Fairmount

Address: 674 North 6th Street

Name of Station: 13th & Montgomery

Address: 1284 West Montgomery Avenue

Name of Station: 6th & Berks

Address: 527 West Berks Street

Address: 1076 West Berks Street

Address: 1501 North Broad Street

Address: 631 North 39th Street

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Bike Share Starts Thursday! #RideIndego Sneak Peek

<p>I started off by swinging by where a bike share station will go, on 9th & Girard.</p>

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