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Suspect held for trial in city bar killing

"We were all friends," said Rickie Abrams, the sometime-bartender, sometime-porter who worked 10 years at the tavern at 5231 Market St. in West Philadelphia.

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Mission First Housing Group withdraws application for affordable housing at 4534-36 Spruce St, plans to sell building

Mission First Housing Group withdraws application for affordable housing at 4534-36 Spruce St, plans to sell building

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Affordable housing project at 46th and Spruce to go (again) before Zoning Board this Tuesday

4534-36 Spruce St.

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Affordable housing project at 46th and Spruce to go (again) before Zoning Board this Tuesday

Also on Tuesday, there will be another attempt to consider the proposal for a live action puzzle venue at 4751 Woodland Avenue. The new venue is proposed for the warehouse currently at this location, which requires a special permit from the city.

Hearings are scheduled to start at 9:30 a.m. The Zoning Board of Adjustment is located at 1515 Arch Street, 18th Floor.

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Violent, serial rapist sentenced to lengthy prison term

On May 18, 2011, he raped a 40-year-old woman on 52nd Street near Race. A month later, June 14, he raped a 37-year-old on Cobbs Creek Parkway near Ellsworth Street. Then, about 9:30 a.m. Sept. 15, 2011, he raped a 38-year-old woman on Creighton Street near Girard Avenue.

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On May 18, 2011, he raped a 40-year-old woman on 52nd Street near Race. A month later, June 14, he raped a 37-year-old on Cobbs Creek Parkway near Ellsworth Street. Then, about 9:30 a.m. Sept. 15, 2011, he raped a 38-year-old woman on Creighton Street near Girard Avenue.

...year, on Feb. 22, 2012, he met the 16-year-old at a library near 52nd and Spruce streets in West Philly, then lured her to a rooming house where he was staying...

...in West Philly, then lured her to a rooming house where he was staying on Thompson Street near 51st in West Philly. The judge, in this case, acquitted Rogers of rape and related offenses...

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