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      800 Block N. 48th St. October 17, 2014 @ 5:27 p.m. Comment
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      5600 Block Chestnut St. October 17, 2014 @ 7:58 p.m. Comment
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      5600 Block Vine St. October 17, 2014 @ 5:16 p.m. Comment

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The ACHIEVEability Neighborhood Advisory Committee (NAC) elections are taking pl...

•ACHIEVEability Community Services Office - 59 N 60th Street

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•Abiding Truth Ministries - 846 S 57th Street

•Sayre-Morris Recreation - 5835 Spruce Street

•Sheppard Recreation Center - 5700 Haverford Avenue

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Neighbors demand consultation in sale of former East Falls psychiatric institute

The Youth Study Center moved to East Falls in 2008 while work began on a new facility at 48th and Haverford. The ribbon was cut opening that new juvenile-detention facility in Dec. 2012.

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The property at 3200 Henry Ave. was a topic of discussion at this week's East Falls Community Council meeting. (Brian Hickey/WHYY)

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Charges in scheme to steal home and car of dead woman

Kimble, 57, who had once owned a funeral home at 53rd and Vine, directed Quarles to Turay, who owns the Turay Memorial Chapel in North Philadelphia.

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2014 Spruce Hill Halloween Parade and Party confirmed

SHCA also invites little neighbors to stop by their center at 257 S 45th Street during trick-or-treating. “SHCA board member and Mel-Lo Townwatch leader Jackie Waiters will...

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...week. The parade will start at 4:30 p.m. from the assembly area at 45th and Baltimore (next to Milk and Honey). The assembly will begin at 4 p.m...

The parade will follow the usual route down Larchwood to 43rd Street and over to the scarily decorated 4200 block of Osage (“Little Osage”), where the everyone will be welcomed with cider and treats.

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Philly Students Walked and Biked to School

John Barry School, 5900 Race Street

Henry Lea Elementary School, 4700 Locust Street

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Bache Martin School, 2201 Brown Street

GW Childs School, 1599 Wharton Street

William Cramp Elementary School, 3449 N Mascher Street

D. Newlin Fell School, 900 W Oregon Avenue

A. D. Harrington School, 5300 Baltimore Ave

Andrew Jackson School, 1213 S 12th Street

William H Loesche Elementary School, 595 Tomlinson Avenue

John Marshall School, 4500 Griscom Street

Samuel Powel School, 301 N 36th Street

Spring Garden School, 1146 Melon Street

John H. Taggart School, 400 W Porter Street

Universal Creighton Charter School, 5401 Tabor Road

Francis E. Willard School, 1930 Elkhart Street

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Orchard Day: Mill Creek

(Mill Creek Farm, 49th & Brown St, West Philly) 

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Victorian West Philly Home Coming Down

A reader recently tipped us off to the ongoing demolition at 245 S. 45th St. in Spruce Hill. Seeing the opportunity to snap some photos and enjoy a huge sandwich...

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