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Man charged with killing fleeing burglar

Darryl Gordon, 28, was found dead in the rear of a residence on the 6000 block of Ditman Street in Wissinoming around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.

    Man charged with killing fleeing burglar
    Police on Thursday announced an arrest and identified the victim in Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man in Northeast Philadelphia. The victim, Darryl Gordon, 28, was found dead in the rear of a residence on the 6000 block of Ditman Street in Wissinoming. Police said that shortly after 12:30 p.m.
    http://www.philly.com

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Man charged with killing fleeing thief

The victim, Darryl Gordon, 28, was found dead in the rear of a residence on the 6000 block of Ditman Street in Wissinoming.

    Man charged with killing fleeing burglar
    Police on Thursday announced an arrest and identified the victim in Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man in Northeast Philadelphia. The victim, Darryl Gordon, 28, was found dead in the rear of a residence on the 6000 block of Ditman Street in Wissinoming. Police said that shortly after 12:30 p.m.
    http://www.philly.com

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May 20-         State Rep candidate Jim Pio is hosted Jammin’ with Jimmy Fundraiser at Curran’s Irish Inn, 6900 State Rd., starting 6 p.m. Tickets $40.

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May 19-          Phila. Association of Black Journalists in partnership with PhillyCam will host Muslims in the Media, a town hall on local coverage of Islamic community at PhillyCam, 699 Ranstead St., starting 7 p.m., doors open 6:30 p.m. Admission $5.

May 21-          State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts Salute to Veterans memorial at Vernon Pk., 5800 Germantown Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Host of attractions, food and beverages. Veterans wishing to receive certificate must register by May 2 (215) 849-6592.

May 22-          Golf Benefit for St. Ann’s Parish, Juniata G.C., 1391 E. Cayuga St., Registration 8:30 a.m., Shotgun 9 a.m. $80 per person, foursome $320. All-day burgers, hot dogs, awards, beverages, and luncheon. For info: (215) 739-4590.

...coincides with Italian Market Festival at Mass is at 10 AM at St. Mary’s, 714 Montrose St., Mass 10 a.m., procession after Mass and blessing of Italian Market on Washington Ave...

May 22-          53rd GOP ward, local small businesses and Gary Grisafi Jazz Trio host Sunday Jazz & Shopping Spring Fling, 3525 Cottman Ave., 12-4 p.m. 50-50 raffle baskets, food. Entrance fee $5.

May 24-          State Sen. Anthony Williams sponsors Line Dancing at Eastwick Rec Ctr., 80th & Mars Pl., 5:30 p.m.

May 24-          RCC hosts Cigar Night at United Republican Cl., 3156 Frankford. $95. Jazz trio, Hors d’oeuvres, free valet parking. Must RSVP: Bill Pettigrew (215) 743-2000.

May 25-         State Rep candidate Bill Pounds is hosted Fundraiser at Manayunk Kildare’s Irish Pub, 4417 Main St., 6-9 p.m. 3-hour open bar, buffet. Tickets $55, couples $95. Tickets available at door. For info: Scott Walker (267) 226-5771.

May 25-          State Sen. Anthony Williams sponsors Jazzmat Pilates at Yeadon Borough Ha., 600 Church La., Yeadon, Pa., 6 p.m.

May 26-          State Sen. Anthony Williams sponsors Dancercize at Kingsessing Rec Ctr., 4900 Kingsessing Ave., 6 p.m.

May 26-          Councilman Cindy Bass hosts Monthly Workshop at Nicetown CDC Community Rm., 4414 Germantown Ave., 6-8 p.m. Light dinner served. RSVP: (215) 685-9182.

May 26-          Lt. Gov. Mike Stack is hosted Reception at Tai Lake Restaurant, 134 N. 10th St., 6:30-8:30 p.m. Contribution levels $2,500, $1,500, $1,500, Tickets...

May 28-          Dr. Asif Hussain, Dick Hayden, Kathy Jaffari, Ken Jarin, and Sandy and Steve Sheller host Take Back Senate Fundraiser for Katie McGinty at Wanamaker Ho., 2020 Walnut St., 33rd fl.,6-7:30 p.m. RSVP: Evan Seltzer (215) 901-8271.

Jun. 2-            State Rep. Joanna McClinton hosts “Rebuilding Your Wealth” Housing & Credit Workshop at Paschallville Free Lib., 6942 Woodland Ave., 4-7 p.m. For info: (215) 748-6712.

Jun. 2-            Councilman Bill Greenlee hosts Summer Reception at Jack’s Firehouse, 2130 Fairmount Ave., 5:30 p.m. Tickets $200. Sponsorships available. RSVP: councilmangreenlee@yahoo.com or (267) 432-4254.

Jun. 11-          Green Night Out welcomes Marian Bessey, animal advocate, at Su Xing Ho., 1508 Sansom St., 6:30 p.m. Prior reservation required. Seating limited. $25. RSVP: Green Party of Phila. (215) 843-4256 or gpop@gpop.org.

Jun. 29-          State Rep candidate Jim Pio hosts Crawfish Boil at 7363 Claridge St., starting 3 p.m. Tickets $30, couples $50. Buy tickets in advance. For info: Republican City Committee (215) 561-0650) or Pio For PA Team (215) 356-3092.

Aug. 13-          State Rep. Mark Cohen hosts Senior & Youth Summer Health Fair at 6300-6400 Rising Sun Ave., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Vendors, giveaways, health screenings, legislative services, games, live bands, food. For info: Sonya Thomas (215) 342-2167 or Wbrown@Pahouse.Net.

Sep. 27-   Asian American Chamber of Commerce 10th annual award banquet, Sheraton-University City, 3549 Chestnut. Ticket $65. 5:30 pm. For info 215-642-2333.

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    May 19- Phila. Association of Black Journalists in partnership with PhillyCam will host Muslims in the Media, a town hall on local coverage of Islamic community at PhillyCam, 699 Ranstead St., starting 7 p.m., doors open 6:30 p.m. Admission $5. May 20- Phila. Chinatown Development Corp. hosts "Voting Is Power" Event in City Ha.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

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May 18

News in Brief

A 28-year-old man was found dead Tuesday afternoon in the Wissinoming section of Northeast Philadelphia, police said. The man, who was shot once in the back of his head, was found in the rear of a residence on the 4600 block of Higbee Street about 12:30 p.m. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The fire was reported shortly before 7 p.m. In the 3600 block of North Marvine Street, said Commissioner Adam Thiel, on his second day on the job. The woman, described as...

Shortly after 2 a.m., the officer was traveling east on South Street at 11th Street with lights and sirens activated when her vehicle was struck on the passenger side by...

    News in Brief
    Man, 28, found dead in Northeast Philadelphia A 28-year-old man was found dead Tuesday afternoon in the Wissinoming section of Northeast Philadelphia, police said. The man, who was shot once in the back of his head, was found in the rear of a residence on the 4600 block of Higbee Street about 12:30 p.m.
    http://www.philly.com

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May 17

Police: Homeowner shoots and kills burglar in Wissinoming

The shooting happened around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday on the 4600 block of Higbee Street.

    Police: Homeowner shoots and kills burglar
    Police say a homeowner shot and killed a burglar in the Wissinoming section of Philadelphia. The shooting happened around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday on the 4600 block of Higbee Street. Police say a 28-year-old man was shot in the head. Police also say another shooting victim turned up at the hospital.
    http://6abc.com

May 17

Man, 28, found dead in N.E. Philly

The man, who was shot once in the back of his head, was found in the rear of a residence on the 4600 block of Higbee Street about 12:30 p.m. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

    Man, 28, found dead in N.E. Philly
    A 28-year-old man was found dead Tuesday afternoon in the Wissinoming section of Northeast Philadelphia, police said. The man, who was shot once in the back of his head, was found in the rear of a residence on the 4600 block of Higbee Street about 12:30 p.m.
    http://www.philly.com

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May 16

Tacony Storefront To Become Hub Of Literary Respite And Artistic Collaboration

On March 31 the Tacony Free Library branch at Torresdale Avenue & Knorr Street closed its doors for eighteen months of extensive renovation. Yet its patrons will soon have...

...technology. An open house is planned at the Tacony Library and Arts Building (LAB) at 6918 Torresdale Avenue for Saturday, June 11, from 4PM-7PM...

    Tacony Storefront To Become Hub Of Literary Respite And Artistic Collaboration
    On March 31 the Tacony Free Library branch at Torresdale Avenue & Knorr Street closed its doors for eighteen months of extensive renovation. Yet its patrons will soon have another opportunity to satisfy their itch for the written word-and make some art in the process.
    http://hiddencityphila.org

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