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West Philly Events Roundup, April 17-19 (updated)

LIFE Building (Living Independently For Elders), 4508 Chestnut Street

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The Slought Foundation, 4017 Walnut Street

The Bar(n) on Baltimore, 4901 Catharine Street

Clark Park, 43rd and Chester

Penn Museum, 3260 South Street

The Rotunda, 40th and Walnut

St. Mary’s Church, 3916 Locust Walk

International House Philadelphia, 3701 Chestnut Street

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West Philly Events Roundup (April 17-19)

LIFE Building (Living Independently For Elders), 4508 Chestnut Street

This article has 7 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

The Slought Foundation, 4017 Walnut Street

The Bar(n) on Baltimore, 4901 Catharine Street

Clark Park, 43rd and Chester

Penn Museum, 3260 South Street

The Rotunda, 40th and Walnut

St. Mary’s Church, 3916 Locust Walk

International House Philadelphia, 3701 Chestnut Street

2 days ago

2 days ago

Man shot during attempted robbery in West Philadelphia

It happened around 9:10 p.m. Wednesday in the 400 block of North Robinson Street.

3 days ago

Dolores Clark, 86, celebrates rebirth of her home

DOLORES CLARK, 86, bowls on Friday afternoons at Liberty Lanes with her Nifty Fifty's seniors team and line dances on Tuesdays at the Older Adult Sunshine Center on 58th Street near Walnut.

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She lives a fiercely independent life in the Mantua rowhouse that her father bought in 1939, a former grocery store on Melon Street near 39th that he turned into her beloved childhood home.

"I remember walking him to work at 15th and Market, and then walking home," she said. "I know that seems like a long walk. But that's what I did."

3 days ago

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3 days ago

Vigil Held for Slain Philly Dirt Bike Rider

Friends and family gathered at 49th Street and Westminster Avenue around 7 p.m. Tuesday in memory of Kyrell Tyler.

4 days ago

Math Help Wanted at Community Learning Center!

229 N 63rd Street (63rd and Vine Streets), 19139

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2701 North Broad Street (Broad and Lehigh), 19132

2701 North Broad Street (Broad and Lehigh), 19132

4 days ago

Gunman Refuses to Pay Cab Fare, Fires Shots at Taxi

The suspect hailed the cab near 56th and Market streets around 1:30 a.m. on April 1 and asked the driver to make multiple stops, including one at the Good Times Bar located at 5527 Lancaster Ave., before dropping him off at his final destination about a block away, officials said.

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The suspect hailed the cab near 56th and Market streets around 1:30 a.m. on April 1 and asked the driver to make multiple stops, including one at the Good Times Bar located at 5527 Lancaster Ave., before dropping him off at his final destination about a block away, officials said.

4 days ago

4 days ago

5 days ago

Neighborhood hearings set for District budget

West Philadelphia High School, 4901 Chestnut St.

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Northeast High School, 1601 Cottman Ave.

Bartram High School, 2401 S. 67th St.

Dobbins High School, 2150 W. Lehigh Ave.

South Philadelphia High School, 2101 S. Broad St.

Congreso, 216 West Somerset St.

Martin Luther King High School, 6100 Stenton Ave.

5 days ago

The School District of Philadelphia, in partnership with local organizations, wi...

West Philadelphia High School, 4901 Chestnut St.

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Northeast High School, 1601 Cottman Ave.

Bartram High School, 2401 S. 67th St.

Dobbins High School, 2150 W. Lehigh Ave.

South Philadelphia High School, 2101 S. Broad St.

Congreso, 216 West Somerset St.

Martin Luther King High School, 6100 Stenton Ave.

5 days ago

Phila. man charged with cutting girlfriend

According to police, William Mitchell of the 6600 block of Dorel Street got into an argument with the woman in her house on the 5500 block of Arch Street around 10:55 p.m.

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According to police, William Mitchell of the 6600 block of Dorel Street got into an argument with the woman in her house on the 5500 block of Arch Street around 10:55 p.m.

5 days ago

Sex Assault Suspect Refuses to Open Door: Police

Police responded to 48th and Parrish streets in West Philadelphia around 1 a.m. after the woman called 911 to report the sexual assault.

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