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HELP SAVE OUR SUPERMARKETS AND OVER 1,000 LOCAL JOBS

Pathmark  2101-41 Cottman Avenue 19149

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Super Fresh  1001 South Street 19147

Super Fresh  309 S Fifth Street 19106

Super Fresh  180 West Girard Avenue 19123

Pathmark  7700 Crittenden Street 19118

    HELP SAVE OUR SUPERMARKETS AND OVER 1,000 LOCAL JOBS
    As you may have heard, A&P which operates Super Fresh and Pathmark supermarkets has filed for bankruptcy. If these markets are closed, approximately 1,000 local jobs will be lost, residents will lose shopping options and the Philadelphia economy will be hurt.
    http://phlcouncil.com

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Structural problems to delay Solis-Cohen School opening

The problems were found at the Solis-Cohen School, on Horrocks Street near Tyson Avenue, one of the district's largest K-6 schools, with about 1,370 students.

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Fifth- and sixth-graders will be relocated to Woodrow Wilson Middle School, on Cottman Avenue near Frontenac Street, and will begin on schedule Sept. 8. They will have Solis-Cohen teachers and will wear their regular school uniform, Gallard said.

    Structural problems to delay Solis-Cohen School opening
    Posted: Thursday, September 3, 2015, 12:16 AM STRUCTURAL problems at a large Northeast Philadelphia elementary school will delay the start of class for some pupils and force others to relocate to a nearby school for the entire year, officials said yesterday.
    http://www.philly.com

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  • Learning Lessons

    Mrs. Thornton is asking for $161.56:
    My students need various read aloud books like My Mouth is a Volcano, Tattle Tongue, and What if Everybody Did That in order to learn valuable lessons.
    Gilbert Spruance Elementary School Comment

28 hours ago

Sharp-eyed worker discovers Solis-Cohen Elementary is crumbling

The building at 7001 Horrocks St. was recently discovered to be structurally unsound, Philadelphia School District spokesman Fernando Gallard confirmed.

    Sharp-eyed worker discovers Solis-Cohen Elementary is crumbling
    Last updated: Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 5:26 PM Hundreds of students who attend Solis-Cohen Elementary in the Northeast will not be able to start their school year on time due to serious structural problems at the building. The sprawling building at 7001 Horrocks St.
    http://www.philly.com

28 hours ago

Family of man killed by Philly police lodges federal class-action suit

...when he was stopped Dec. 15 by Officers Nicholas Carrelli and Heng Dang in the 6600 block of Frankford Avenue in Mayfair. Police alleged that he had a .22-caliber semiautomatic pistol with eight rounds...

    Family of man killed by Philly police lodges federal class-action suit
    Last updated: Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 8:50 PM A civil-rights lawsuit was filed Wednesday in federal court against the city and two police officers for the death of Brandon Tate-Brown, who was fatally shot by one of the officers during a struggle following a traffic stop in December.
    http://www.philly.com

34 hours ago

Sharp-eyed worker discovers Solis-Cohen Elementary is crumbling

The sprawling building at 7001 Horrocks St. was recently discovered to be structurally unsound, Philadelphia School District spokesman Fernando Gallard confirmed.

    Sharp-eyed worker discovers Solis-Cohen Elementary is crumbling
    Last updated: Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 5:26 PM Hundreds of students who attend Solis-Cohen Elementary in the Northeast will not be able to start their school year on time due to serious structural problems at the building. The sprawling building at 7001 Horrocks St.
    http://www.philly.com

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Suspect charged with vehicular homicide, DUI after off-duty officer killed in Northeast Philadelphia

Louis Vogwill, 59, of the 6100 block of Loretto Street, is charged with Involuntary Manslaughter, Homicide by Vehicle, Homicide by Vehicle-DUI, DUI- Alcohol or Drugs, and related offenses.

    Suspect charged with vehicular homicide, DUI after off-duty officer killed in Northeast Philadelphia
    Vehicular homicide charges have been filed against a 59-year-old Philadelphia man who police say struck and killed an off-duty Philadelphia officer then fled the scene. Louis Vogwill, 59, of the 6100 block of Loretto Street, is charged with Involuntary Manslaughter, Homicide by Vehicle, Homicide by Vehicle-DUI, Dui- Alcohol or Drugs, and related offenses.
    http://6abc.com

2 days ago

2 days ago

Police: Hit-run driver who killed off-duty cop was drunk

...he collided with a hit-and-run motorist who turned in front of him at Devereaux Avenue and Roosevelt Boulevard in Northeast Philly. A tow-truck driver who witnessed the crash chased down the fleeing...

Yesterday, police arrested Vogwill, of Loretto Avenue near Benner Street in Oxford Circle, who they say was driving drunk when he hit Poole with his 1999 Toyota Corolla.

    Police: Hit-run driver who killed off-duty cop was drunk
    Posted: Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 12:16 AM FOR PHILADELPHIA Police Officer Lamar Poole Sr.'s family, an infinite thread of worry wove through the hubbub of daily life. "You know how it is now: They don't respect police officers like they once did," Poole's uncle Myron Kinsey said. "It's very dangerous out there.
    http://www.philly.com

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3 days ago

Man Charged With Vehicular Homicide After Collision With Off-Duty Philadelphia Officer

According to police, a witness to the accident stopped Vogwill and held him at Harbison Avenue and Roosevelt Boulevard.

    Man Charged With Vehicular Homicide After Collision With Off-Duty Philadelphia Officer
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Charges have been filed against 59-year-old Louis Vogwill for the hit and run that caused the death of off-duty Philadelphia Police Officer Lamar Poole Sr. According to officials, Vogwill is charged with Involuntary Manslaughter, Homicide by Vehicle, Homicide by Vehicle-DUI and other related offenses.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

3 days ago

Homicide Charges in Hit-&-Run Death of Off-Duty Philly Officer

...briefly got out of his car and looked at Poole. Vogwill, who lives on the 6100 block of Loretto Avenue, then allegedly got back into his car and continued driving north on the Boulevard...

    Homicide Charges in Hit-&-Run Death of Off-Duty Philly Officer
    An Oxford Circle man faces homicide by vehicle, involuntary manslaughter and DUI charges in the death of an off-duty Philadelphia Police officer in a hit-and-run crash along the Roosevelt Boulevard.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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