8 hours ago

Man robs police credit union, gets away

And that's exactly what's happened after a heist Saturday afternoon at the Police and Fire Federal Credit Union at 7145 Frankford Ave. in Philadelphia's Mayfair section.

    Man robs police credit union, gets away
    Anyone brazen enough to rob a police credit union branch should know his image will soon be in the hands of scores of law enforcement officials. And that's exactly what's happened after a heist Saturday afternoon at the Police and Fire Federal Credit Union at 7145 Frankford Ave. in Philadelphia's Mayfair section.
    http://www.philly.com

10 hours ago

Man found dead at Wissinoming paper company

Philadelphia police said investigators were called to Newman & Company Paperboard, located at 6101 Tacony St., shortly before 10:30 a.m. Monday after an employee found the man under the boxes.

    Man found dead at Wissinoming paper company
    Authorities are investigating after a man was found dead under a pile of boxes at a Wissinoming paper company. Philadelphia police said investigators were called to Newman & Company Paperboard, located at 6101 Tacony St., shortly before 10:30 a.m. Monday after an employee found the man under the boxes.
    http://www.philly.com

10 hours ago

Body Found At Northeast Philadelphia Paper Company

Authorities say an employee at the Newman and Company plant on the 6100 block of Tacony Street found the body under a pile of boxes at around 10:30 Monday morning.

    Body Found At Northeast Philadelphia Paper Company
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Police are investigating the discovery of a dead body at a Northeast Philadelphia paper company. Authorities say an employee at the Newman and Company plant on the 6100 block of Tacony Street found the body under a pile of boxes at around 10:30 Monday morning.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

14 hours ago

Driver hospitalized after crash in Mayfair

It happened before 6:30 a.m. Monday on Frankford Avenue near Tyson Avenue.

    Driver hospitalized after crash in Mayfair
    Philadelphia police are investigating a crash in Mayfair.
    http://6abc.com

44 hours ago

2 days ago

Man Steals From Police and Fire Credit Union

The unidentified man walked into the building on the 7000 block of Frankford Avenue in Northeast Philadelphia at 2:22 p.m. Saturday and gave the teller a demand note, police said. He then took $500 and fled the scene.

    Man Steals From Police and Fire Credit Union
    A suspect stole hundreds of dollars from the Philadelphia Police and Fire Credit Union, according to investigators.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

2 days ago

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3 days ago

  • Dynamic Differentiation

    Ms. Koreck is asking for $323.69:
    My students need math manipulatives and materials for the writing station like books, whisper phones and letter stamps to help them to learn at their own level and pace.
    Keystone Academy Charter School Comment

4 days ago

5 days ago

Drop Off Your Unused Prescription Drugs Saturday

Tacony Pharmacy - 7100 Torresdale Ave.

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Engine 2/Ladder 3 - 2426 N. 2nd St.

Engine 45/Ladder 14 - 26th and York streets

Engine 7/Ladder 10 - Kensington and Castor avenues

Engine 43/Ladder 9 - 21st and Market streets

Ladder 2 - 4th and Arch streets

Pennsylvania State Police Troop K Barracks - 2201 Belmont Ave.

Engine 54 - 63rd Street and Lancaster Avenue

Engine 68/Ladder 13 - 52nd Street and Willows Avenue

Engine 19/Ladder 8 - Chelten Avenue and Baynton Street

Engine 9/Ladder 21 - Germantown Avenue and Carpenter Lane

Ladder 30 - Ridge Avenue and Cinnaminson Street

Point Breeze Pharmacy - 1407 Point Breeze Ave.

Engine 60/Ladder 19 - 2301 S. 24th St.

Engine 33 - Richmond and Kirkbride streets

Port Richmond Pharmacy - 2512 E. Clearfield St. (outside - weather permitting)

Jenkintown Police Department - 700 Summit Ave.

    Drop Off Your Unused Prescription Drugs Saturday
    Have unused prescription drugs you need to get rid of? Saturday, April 30 is National Take Back Day, and sites across the region will offer prescription medication disposal. Officials are encouraging citizens to drop off unused medications, especially prescription painkillers, in light of the opioid and heroin addiction epidemic sweeping the nation.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

5 days ago

Man convicted of Pennypack Park rapes in 2010-11

The first attack occurred shortly after 7 p.m. Aug. 1, 2010, when a man in a white pickup truck gave a ride to a woman at Disston Street and Torresdale Avenue in Tacony. The man drove to Pennypack Park, hit the woman in the head, and raped her.

    Man convicted in Pennypack Park rapes
    A convicted rapist from Wisconsin faces 40 to 80 years in prison after a Philadelphia jury convicted him in pair of sexual assaults in Pennypack Park. Robert W. Palen, 40, is to be sentenced Aug. 4 for aggravated assault, rape and related charges in the attacks in 2010 and 2011.
    http://www.philly.com

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6 days ago

Apr 25

Have Old Medication? Visit the New Tacony Pharmacy for Safe Disposal

Visit the new Tacony Pharmacy on Saturday, April 30th from 10AM-2PM located at 7100 Torresdale Ave (Princeton and Torresdale) to safely dispose of old and unwanted medication. This new pharmacy has...

...new Tacony Pharmacy on Saturday, April 30th from 10AM-2PM located at 7100 Torresdale Ave (Princeton and Torresdale) to safely dispose of old and unwanted medication. This new pharmacy has been updated with...

    Have Old Medication? Visit the New Tacony Pharmacy for Safe Disposal
    Visit the new Tacony Pharmacy on Saturday, April 30th from 10AM-2PM located at 7100 Torresdale Ave (Princeton and Torresdale) to safely dispose of old and unwanted medication. This new pharmacy has been updated with attractive interior features and new window displays. Join us to find out how great a community pharmacy can be.
    http://historictaconyrevitalization.com

Apr 25

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Apr 23

Young men who started 'The Block Gives Back,' clean several blocks across the city

On April 2, the friends cleaned 26th Street near Huntingdon in North Philadelphia. On April 9, it was Griscom Street near Wakeling in Frankford. Then it was Catharine, and Saturday it was to be Edmund Street near Magee Avenue in Tacony.

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AS HE shoveled trash and debris from a narrow alley between a community center and a rowhouse on Catharine Street near 58th, Hakeem Ruiz found the trash was so thick, he couldn't see the ground.

On April 16, the four friends got up early to help clean the 5800 block of Catharine.

On April 2, the friends cleaned 26th Street near Huntingdon in North Philadelphia. On April 9, it was Griscom Street near Wakeling in Frankford. Then it was Catharine, and Saturday it was to be Edmund Street near Magee Avenue in Tacony.

On April 2, the friends cleaned 26th Street near Huntingdon in North Philadelphia. On April 9, it was Griscom Street near Wakeling in Frankford. Then it was Catharine, and Saturday it was to be Edmund Street near Magee Avenue in Tacony.

    Young men who started 'The Block Gives Back,' clean several blocks across the city
    AS HE shoveled trash and debris from a narrow alley between a community center and a rowhouse on Catharine Street near 58th, Hakeem Ruiz found the trash was so thick, he couldn't see the ground. There were juice bottles, wrappers, empty potato-chip bags.
    http://www.philly.com

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