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Police: Man shot in head while trying to rob house in Wissinoming

The would-be robber, whom police did not identify, forced his way into a home on the 6100 block of Hegerman Street around 12:10 a.m. Friday, pointing a gun at a 21-year-old man who was leaving the house and ordering him back inside, police said.

    Police: Man shot in head while trying to rob house in Wissinoming
    A 29-year-old man was shot in the head by a man he was trying to rob during a home invasion in Wissinoming on Friday, according to police. The would-be robber, whom police did not identify, forced his way into a home on the 6100 block of Hegerman Street around 12:10 a.m.
    http://www.philly.com

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Proposed 'sex-positive community center' gets fair hearing from Tacony residents

4815 Longshore Ave, Philadelphia PA

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Zoning board approves 80 apartments and retail at 12th and Chestnut

    Proposed 'sex-positive community center' gets fair hearing from Tacony residents
    Thursday night's community meeting in Tacony went better than anyone could have expected. A proposal to open a private sex-positive club in the midst of a residential neighborhood would likely stir contention anywhere. In the Northeast, with its reputation as the most conservative corner of the city, such a project almost seems to court controversy.
    http://planphilly.com

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Police: Suspect shot after pointing gun at resident in Tacony

The incident happened around 12:30 a.m. Friday on the 6100 block of Hegerman Street.

    Police: Suspect shot after pointing gun at resident in Tacony
    Police say a 26-year-old suspect was shot in the face after an altercation inside an apartment in Philadelphia's Tacony neighborhood. The incident happened around 12:30 a.m. Friday on the 6100 block of Hegerman Street. Officers arrived to find the man with a gunshot wound to the chest.
    http://6abc.com

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How to get a free tree in Philly for your yard this spring

Sunday, April 9 from 12 to 2 p.m. at Frankford Avenue TD Bank Store (6635 Frankford Ave.)

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Saturday, April 1 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Congreso de Latinos Unidos courtyard (216 W. Somerset St.)

Sunday, April 2 from 12 to 2 p.m. at South Philadelphia High School (2101 South Broad St.)

Saturday, April 8 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Roxborough TD Bank Store (5501 Ridge Ave.)

    How to get a free tree in Philly for your yard this spring
    The TreePhilly program is back for the spring season, offering residents free trees to plant in their yards to help boost the city's tree canopy count.
    http://philly.curbed.com

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  • Young Athletes Need Basketball Hoop

    Mr. Sibley is asking for $494.39:
    My students need a portable basketball hoop for physical education class and an after-school basketball program.
    Keystone Academy Charter School Comment

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Proposed 'sex-positive' venue in Tacony raises neighbors' confusion, skepticism

The group will unveil its full plans, and answer neighbors' questions, at a civic association meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday outside the building, at Longshore Avenue and Edmund Street.  A zoning hearing is scheduled for April 5.

    Proposed 'sex-positive' venue in Tacony raises neighbors' confusion, skepticism
    Deborah Rose Hinchey is adamant: The community center that her group is planning to open in Northeast Philadelphia is not a sex club. Rather, she said, it will be the city's first sex-positive community center - a members-only gathering place for people interested in sexual exploration.
    http://www.philly.com

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Proposed 'sex-positive' venue in Tacony raises neighbors' confusion, skepticism

The group will unveil its full plans, and answer neighbors' questions, at a civic association meeting March 23 at 7 p.m. outside the building, at the corner of Longshore Avenue and Edmund Street.  A zoning hearing is scheduled for April 5.

    Proposed 'sex-positive' venue in Tacony raises neighbors' confusion, skepticism
    Deborah Rose Hinchey is adamant: The community center that her group is planning to open in Northeast Philadelphia is not a sex club. Rather, she said, it will be the city's first "sex-positive community center" - a members-only gathering place for people with alternative sexual lifestyles.
    http://www.philly.com

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Will Tacony Music Hall turn into 'sex-positive community center'?

4815 Longshore Ave, Philadelphia, PA

6742 Torresdale Ave, Philadelphia, PA

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Zoning board approves 80 apartments and retail at 12th and Chestnut

9/26 Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority is offering Purchase and Development of 800-30 Vine Street

150 N. 6th Street

    Will Tacony Music Hall turn into 'sex-positive community center'?
    "All you hear is rumors, nothing concrete," says Joseph Sannutti, president of the Tacony Civic Association. On vacation in Texas, Sannutti hasn't been appraised of the latest community meetings on the subject, but he said that's what he'd been hearing before he headed south.
    http://planphilly.com

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