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    Ms. Hetherington is asking for $1826.35:
    My students need 10 Chromebooks to enhance their writing portfolios.
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4-Year-Old Dies After Elevator Fall

FDNY responded to 841 Union St. in Park Slope at about 8 p.m. Wednesday and found the boy at the bottom of the shaft, officials said.

    4-Year-Old Dies After Falling Down NYC Elevator Shaft
    A 4-year-old boy died Thursday after he fell down an elevator shaft at a private parking garage in Brooklyn, authorities say. FDNY responded to 841 Union St. in Park Slope at about 8 p.m. Wednesday and found the boy at the bottom of the shaft, officials said.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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Man facing charges after police chase in Logan

Eric Perales, 31, of the 700 block of Holly Street, is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and fleeing police.

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Police responded around 11:55 p.m. Friday to the 3900 block of North 9th Street.

Perales later crashed the vehicle on the 500 block of East Westmoreland Street, and he was taken into custody by officers who identified him as the suspect.

    Man facing charges after police chase in Logan
    A man is facing multiple charges after a high-speed chase in Philadelphia's Logan section. Eric Perales, 31, of the 700 block of Holly Street, is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and fleeing police. Police responded around 11:55 p.m. Friday to the 3900 block of North 9th Street.
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Unwrapping the post-punk complexity of West Philly’s Pinkwash

...Collective Sigh at the Girls Rock Philly benefit on Friday, May 13th at LAVA Space, 4134 Lancaster Avenue. Also on the bill are Swarm, King Azaz and Andromeda Sky. Tickets to the all...

    Unwrapping the post-punk complexity of West Philly's Pinkwash - The Key
    West Philly drum and guitar duo Pinkwash have spent the past three years crafting hypnotic punk ragers with muscular guitar parts wrapped in oddly-timed rhythms. Their first release, the magnificently tense yet explosive Your Cure Your Soil EP (Sister Polygon) was a brutal, outraged set of songs dealing with the death of singer / guitarist Joey Doubek's mother from breast cancer.
    http://thekey.xpn.org

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May 08

Thank you for a great Walk Age-Friendly Mantua Event May 7

The weather was overcast but the energy and commitment of the participants of this event kept us all warm.

Over 30 community members, Ralston Center staff and representatives from sponsoring organizations joined to walk Mantua in teams to document areas needing improvement to make Mantua more walkable for older adults.

This activity is part of Ralston’s Age-Friendly West Philadelphia Initiative, a collaborative partnership comprising more than 40 organizational stakeholders, representing community groups, service providers, area institutions and city government, convened...

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The weather was overcast but the energy and commitment of the participants of this event kept us all warm.

Over 30 community members, Ralston Center staff and representatives from sponsoring organizations joined to walk Mantua in teams to document areas needing improvement to make Mantua more walkable for older adults.

This activity is part of Ralston’s Age-Friendly West Philadelphia Initiative, a collaborative partnership comprising more than 40 organizational stakeholders, representing community groups, service providers, area institutions and city government, convened by Ralston Center in 2014, to create age-friendly changes in West Philadelphia.

Walk Age-Friendly Mantua is sponsored by Ralston Center, the Mantua Civic Association, TinyWPA/Public Workshop and Traction Company and is supported by Philadelphia LISC.

You are all amazing. THANK YOU!!!

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In Rittenhouse Square, A Parish Hall That’s Seen It All

...founded by Father Divine when his organization made the move to Philadelphia–was headquartered at 907 North 41st Street. The old parish hall at 511-17 South 21st would be used as the school...

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...identified by its three beautiful buildings–the church, rectory, and schoolhouse–the church ensemble at 20th and Locust once included a fourth component, a parish hall at the northeast corner of 21st and...

...move to Philadelphia–was headquartered at 907 North 41st Street. The old parish hall at 511-17 South 21st would be used as the school’s annex. Both officially opened on December 27th, 1944...

    In Rittenhouse Square, A Parish Hall That's Seen It All
    St. Patrick's Church near Rittenhouse Square has been a staple Catholic institution in Philadelphia since its founding in 1839. Easily identified by its three beautiful buildings-the church, rectory, and schoolhouse-the church ensemble at 20th and Locust once included a fourth component, a parish hall at the northeast corner of 21st and Naudain Streets.
    http://hiddencityphila.org

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Shootings Kill 3, Wound 7 in Violent Four Hours in Philly

In the first shooting, a 25-year-old man was shot once in the wrist on Lancaster Avenue near 41st Street, in West Philadelphia's Powelton neighborhood, just after 2 a.m., police said. That man was in stable condition at a local hospital, and no arrests were made in the shooting.

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Less than two hours later, about 3:40 a.m., three men were at 9th and Ontario streets in North Philadelphia when police say someone opened fire on them, wounding all three...

...than an hour later and not far away, a 27-year-old man was near Front Street and Lehigh Avenue, in North Philadelphia, about 4:50 a.m. when police say someone shot him in...

...old man suffered a graze wound to his buttocks when someone shot at him on Erie Avenue near B Street, about a block from the headquarters of the 24th and 25th Police Districts in North...

    Shootings Kill 3, Wound 7 in Violent Four Hours in Philly
    A violent overnight across Philadelphia left 10 people shot, three of whom died, in five separate incidents within a roughly four-hour span. In the first shooting, a 25-year-old man was shot once in the wrist on Lancaster Avenue near 41st Street, in West Philadelphia's Powelton neighborhood, just after 2 a.m., police said.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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