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Code for Philly Workshop #116 01.20.15

...programming. The projects will take place at Henry C. Lea Elementary school in West Philadelphia (47th and Locust) from 1-1:45 pm starting January 29th and ending April 9th. You can find...

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Woman Arrested for DUI After Hitting Police Car

SOUTHWEST PHILADELPHIA -- A woman is behind bars after striking a police vehicle early Sunday morning. The accident happened near 52nd & Market in Southwest Philadelphia.

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Former Locke Elementary principal held for trial on tampering charges

Lolamarie Davis-O'Rourke, 43, principal at Alain Locke Elementary School on Haverford Avenue near 46th Street in West Philly from 2009 to 2012, faces charges of forgery, tampering with public records and related offenses.

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U.S. Marshals, cops catch the Rite Aid robber

Police say that the U.S. Marshals and Philadelphia law enforcement officers have apprehended a 49-year-old man they say robbed several West Philadelphia businesses, including several Rite Aid stores and the McDonald’s at 52nd and Chestnut.

• January 12, 2015, at 5:30 a.m., McDonald’s located at 5200 Chestnut Street

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• January 11, 2015, at 3:45 p.m., Rite Aid located at 5440 Lansdowne Avenue. The suspect then carjacks a 2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser from the parking lot after leaving the Rite Aid. The vehicle was later recovered on the 1400 block of North 56th Street.

• January 11, 2015, at 3:45 p.m., Rite Aid located at 5440 Lansdowne Avenue. The suspect then carjacks a 2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser from the parking lot after leaving the Rite Aid. The vehicle was later recovered on the 1400 block of North 56th Street.

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A meeting Monday for community input on the big 4224 Baltimore Ave. project

The zoning meeting will be held at the SHCA headquarters at 257 S. 45th Street, starting at 7 p.m. All interested neighbors and residents are welcome to attend.

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A meeting Monday for community input on the big 4224 Baltimore Ave. project

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Cops: Violent serial robbery suspect nabbed

Authorities said Wright is also a suspect in robberies at two other Rite Aid stores, located at 5212 Baltimore Ave. and 5440 Lansdowne Ave., as well as the CVS at 7560 City Ave., the Family Dollar at 5814 Woodland Ave., and McDonald's restaurants at 7500 City Ave. and 5200 Chestnut St.

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Police said Wright's alleged crime spree began on March 25, when he threatened to shoot a store employee during a robbery at the Rite Aid at 5040 City Ave.

Authorities said Wright is also a suspect in robberies at two other Rite Aid stores, located at 5212 Baltimore Ave. and 5440 Lansdowne Ave., as well as the CVS at 7560 City Ave., the Family Dollar at 5814 Woodland Ave., and McDonald's restaurants at 7500 City Ave. and 5200 Chestnut St.

Authorities said Wright is also a suspect in robberies at two other Rite Aid stores, located at 5212 Baltimore Ave. and 5440 Lansdowne Ave., as well as the CVS at 7560 City Ave., the Family Dollar at 5814 Woodland Ave., and McDonald's restaurants at 7500 City Ave. and 5200 Chestnut St.

Authorities said Wright is also a suspect in robberies at two other Rite Aid stores, located at 5212 Baltimore Ave. and 5440 Lansdowne Ave., as well as the CVS at 7560 City Ave., the Family Dollar at 5814 Woodland Ave., and McDonald's restaurants at 7500 City Ave. and 5200 Chestnut St.

Authorities said Wright is also a suspect in robberies at two other Rite Aid stores, located at 5212 Baltimore Ave. and 5440 Lansdowne Ave., as well as the CVS at 7560 City Ave., the Family Dollar at 5814 Woodland Ave., and McDonald's restaurants at 7500 City Ave. and 5200 Chestnut St.

Authorities said Wright is also a suspect in robberies at two other Rite Aid stores, located at 5212 Baltimore Ave. and 5440 Lansdowne Ave., as well as the CVS at 7560 City Ave., the Family Dollar at 5814 Woodland Ave., and McDonald's restaurants at 7500 City Ave. and 5200 Chestnut St.

In the Lansdowne Avenue Rite Aid robbery, authorities said he also carjacked a Chrysler PT Cruiser in the parking lot, which was later recovered on the 1400 block of North 56th Street

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