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Your Weekly Roundup for July 12-19, 2018

For 24 years, Eastern State Penitentiary has celebrated Bastille Day — the anniversary of the 1789 French revolutionary uprising — with a drag performance that concludes with 2,000 Tastykakes raining down from...

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Brauhaus Schmitz will also be celebrating the game by closing off the 700 block of South Street for a huge viewing party. Entry is free, but you can pay $60 for a VIP package that includes bottomless beer. Check out more suggestions for where to watch the game here.

    Things to Do: Your Weekly Roundup for July 12-19, 2018
    The past few weeks, you may have noticed we're trying something a little different with our Things to Do segment. We're still telling you about events around the Philly region, but we know you're the real experts, so we've also been asking you - how are you spending your summer?
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Jul 08

LOST DOG: REWARD$ "DAVE" –Brindle Female Pit...

LOST DOG: REWARD$ "DAVE" –Brindle Female Pit/mix. White spot on her chest. She's about 45/50 lbs and super friendly. Faded light blue collar tied with rope. No tags, unfortunately. Answers to Dave. Please contact 267-269-6945. Last seen at 17th and Susquehanna in Philadelphia.

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    LOST DOG: REWARD$ "DAVE" -Brindle Female Pit/mix. White spot on her chest. She's about 45/50 lbs and super friendly. Faded light blue collar tied with rope. No tags, unfortunately. Answers to Dave....
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Jul 04

1 dead, 1 injured after North Philadelphia shooting

Police say it happened around 11 p.m. on the 1600 block of West Cumberland Street.

    1 dead, 1 injured after North Philadelphia shooting
    One man was killed and another injured in a shooting in North Philadelphia late Tuesday night. Police say it happened around 11 p.m. on the 1600 block of West Cumberland Street. Police say one of the victims, a 37-year-old man, was shot multiple times.
    http://6abc.com

Jul 03

Multiple Robberies 17xx block of Monument St DC 18 22 049180 1800 block of Montgomery DC 18 22 05108

...suspect then told the victim to get inside the vehicle and start driving to the 1600 block of Cumberland Street where the suspect took the victim's debit card and asked him for the PIN...

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Multiple Robberies 17xx block of Monument St DC 18 22 049180 1800 block of Montgomery DC 18 22 05108

Abduction 2000 Orkney St DC 18 26 026871 - Duration: 3:56. PhiladelphiaPolice 2,224 views

Multiple Commercial Burglaries 2043 Eastburn Ave and 2012 69th Ave DC 18 14 55052 DC 18 14 55071 - Duration: 2:48. PhiladelphiaPolice 33 views

Multiple Commercial Burglaries 2043 Eastburn Ave and 2012 69th Ave DC 18 14 55052 DC 18 14 55071 - Duration: 2:48. PhiladelphiaPolice 33 views

Homicide 400 block of West Venango St DC 18 25 049745 - Duration: 1:27. PhiladelphiaPolice 5,685 views

    Multiple Robberies 17xx block of Monument St DC 18 22 049180 1800 block of Montgomery DC 18 22 05108
    Incident #1: DC 18-22-049180 On June 26, 2018, at 1:00 am, the victim, a 22 year-old-male, was packing a rental truck on the 17xx block of Monument Street when he was approached by an unknown black male who stated he was armed with a handgun The suspect then told the victim to get inside the vehicle and start driving to the 1600 block of Cumberland Street where the suspect took the victim's debit card and asked him for the PIN.
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Jul 03

Wanted: Suspect for Multiple Robberies in the 22nd District [VIDEO]

...suspect then told the victim to get inside the vehicle and start driving to the 1600 block of Cumberland Street where the suspect took the victim’s debit card and asked him for the PIN...

    Wanted: Suspect for Multiple Robberies in the 22nd District [VIDEO]
    Incident #1: DC 18-22-049180 On June 26, 2018, at 1:00 am, the victim, a 22 year-old-male, was packing a rental truck on the 17xx block of Monument Street when he was approached by an unknown black male who stated he was armed with a handgun The suspect then told the victim to get inside the vehicle and start driving to the 1600 block of Cumberland Street where the suspect took the victim's debit card and asked him for the PIN.
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Jun 29

Sharif Street is on a mission for criminal justice reform

North Philadelphia state Sen. Sharif Street lives a block from the house he and his three siblings grew up in at 18th & Diamond. He remembers being dropped off for first grade the first year his father, former Mayor John Street, started on City Council (1980).

    Sharif Street is on a mission for criminal justice reform
    North Philadelphia state Sen. Sharif Street lives a block from the house he and his three siblings grew up in at 18 th & Diamond. He remembers being dropped off for first grade the first year his father, former Mayor John Street, started on City Council (1980).
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 27

Police: Driver who hit boy, 4, in North Philadelphia cooperating with officers

The child, 4-year-old Tahir Stowe Smith, was struck on Tuesday evening in the 2600 block of North 16th Street.

    Police: Driver who hit boy, 4, cooperating with officers
    Investigators say the driver suspected in a hit-and-run that badly injured a little boy in North Philadelphia is cooperating with police. So far, there has been no word on any charges. The child, 4-year-old Tahir Stowe Smith, was struck on Tuesday evening in the 2600 block of North 16th Street.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 27

Boy, 4, struck by hit-and-run driver in North Philadelphia identified

Muneer Stowe-Smith was struck shortly before 9:30 p.m. in the 2600 block of North 16th Street. He is now hospitalized in stable condition.

    Boy, 4, struck by hit-and-run driver in North Philly ID'd
    Family members have identified the 4-year-old boy struck by a car and dragged 20 feet in North Philadelphia Tuesday night. Muneer Stowe-Smith was struck shortly before 9:30 p.m. in the 2600 block of North 16th Street. He is now hospitalized in stable condition. Authorities obtained clear surveillance footage showing what happened.
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Jun 27

Video shows boy, 4, struck by hit-and-run driver in North Philadelphia

Authorities obtained clear surveillance footage of what happened shortly before 9:30 p.m. on the 2600 block of North 16th Street.

    Video shows boy, 4, struck by hit-and-run driver
    Police say the driver who struck a 4-year-old boy and dragged him 20 feet in North Philadelphia before leaving the scene Tuesday night has contacted investigators. Action News is told the 37-year-old woman, who was driving a black 2008 Honda Accord when the incident occurred, is now cooperating with investigation.
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Jun 27

Vehicle Strikes 4-Year-Old Boy and Flees Scene

The 4-year-old child was on the 2600 block of North 16th Street when he or she was struck by a vehicle that then fled the scene.

    Vehicle Strikes 4-Year-Old Boy and Flees Scene
    A child is in the hospital following a hit-and-run crash in North Philadelphia Tuesday night.
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Jun 27

Police: 4-Year-Old Boy Struck By Hit-And-Run Driver In Philadelphia

It happened in the 2600 block of North 16th Street around 9:30 p.m.

    Police: 4-Year-Old Boy Struck By Hit-And-Run Driver In Philadelphia
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Police in Philadelphia are searching for the driver who they say struck a 4-year-old boy and then fled the scene on Tuesday night. It happened in the 2600 block of North 16th Street around 9:30 p.m. Police say the child was chasing a ball into the street when the car struck him, dragging him for 20 feet.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Jun 27

Boy, 4, struck by hit-and-run driver in North Philadelphia

Police said the incident occurred around 9:30 p.m. on the 2600 block of North 16th Street.

    Boy, 4, struck by hit-and-run driver
    A 4-year-old boy was struck by a hit-and-run driver in North Philadelphia Tuesday night. Police said the incident occurred around 9:30 p.m. on the 2600 block of North 16th Street. According to investigators, it was captured on surveillance video. They're working to put together a description of the striking vehicle.
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Jun 04

The cheapest apartment rentals in Philadelphia, explored

This studio, situated at 2123 N. 19th St. in Stanton, is listed for $600/month.

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Listed at $600/month, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom is located at 6301 Haverford Ave. in Haddington.

And finally, there's this one-bedroom, one-bathroom at 1687 N. 56th St. in Overbrook. It's being listed for $625/month.

    The cheapest apartment rentals in Philadelphia, explored
    According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one-bedroom in Philadelphia are hovering around $1,476. But how does the low-end pricing on a Philadelphia rental look these days--and what might you get for your money? We took a look at local listings for studios and one-bedroom apartments to find out what price-conscious apartment seekers can expect to find.
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Jun 04

Employee's dirty fingernails, cat and mouse poop close Philly eateries

2401 N 17th St.

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1128 E Luzerne St.

1801 W Ontario St.

1143 S 9th St.

601 W Norris St.

8001 Roosevelt Blvd.

1946 Federal St.

2524 Welsh Rd.

4226 Lancaster Ave.

3862 N. Sydenham

4201 Ogden St.

1028 Arch St.

2637 W. Lehigh Ave.

8705 Germantown Ave.

6351 Germantown Ave.

7100 Louise St.

19 S 60th St.

4673 Frankford Ave.

3572 Indian Queen Lane

4322 Market St.

5241 Germantown Ave.

5901 Lancaster Ave.

2968 N Stillman St.

3600 N 7th St.

    Employee's dirty fingernails, cat and mouse poop close Philly eateries
    Cat and mouse poop found in the same location? I wonder who won that battle. My money is on the cat. In this round of Clean Plates, Philadelphia food inspectors were busy citing restaurants for an employee's dirty fingernails, leaky sinks, falling tiles and holes in walls.
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May 31

Gun scare at Philadelphia public school; three students in custody

Parents rushed to Duckery, located at 15th and Diamond to retrieve their children.

    Gun scare at Philly school; 3 students in custody
    A lockdown has been lifted and three students are in police custody, after a gun scare at a Philadelphia public school. But concerns remain. It all began around 9:50 a.m., shortly after classes started Thursday morning at the Tanner Duckrey School in North Philadelphia.
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May 31

Officials: Student With BB Gun Prompts Lockdown At Tanner Duckrey School

The report prompted the lockdown of Tanner Duckrey School, located at 1501 Diamond Street, just before 10 a.m.

    Officials: Student With BB Gun Prompts Lockdown At Tanner Duckrey School
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A school in North Philadelphia was placed on lockdown Thursday after someone reported seeing a student with a gun, school officials say. The report prompted the lockdown of Tanner Duckrey School, located at 1501 Diamond Street, just before 10 a.m. Police searched the school and found a BB gun on a student.
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May 21

Missing Person – Belinda Kelly- From the 17th District Has Returned Home

Belinda is 4’11″, 160 lbs, medium build, brown eyes, medium complexion, with black hair. She suffers from Schizophrenia. She is known to frequent the area of 15th and Susquehanna.

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The Philadelphia Police Department needs the public’s assistance in locating Missing Person 60-year-old Belinda Kelly. She was last seen on the 1500 block of Washington Avenue on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

    Philly Police Blog | Missing Person - Belinda Kelly- From the 17th District Has Returned Home
    Belinda is 4'11″, 160 lbs, medium build, brown eyes, medium complexion, with black hair. She suffers from Schizophrenia. She is known to frequent the area of 15th and Susquehanna.
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May 19

Suspect surrenders in woman's shooting death in North Philadelphia

She was shot and killed around 5 p.m. Wednesday inside a house on the 1500 block of West Oakdale Street.

    Suspect surrenders in woman's shooting death in North Phila.
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS The suspect wanted in connection with the murder of a 25-year-old woman in North Philadelphia has surrendered to police. Police said Friday that Khaleem Martin, 21, turned himself into the homicide unit. Martin was being sought for the killing of Amber Therese Jackson.
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May 18

Woman killed by gunfire in North Philadelphia home; suspect ID'd

Gunfire erupted just after 5 p.m. Wednesday inside a house on the 1500 block of West Oakdale Street.

    Woman killed by gunfire in North Philly home; suspect ID'd
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE Police have identified a suspect wanted in connection with the murder of a 25-year-old woman in North Philadelphia. According to police, 21-year-old Khaleem Martin allegedly murdered Amber Therese Jackson. Gunfire erupted just after 5 p.m. Wednesday inside a house on the 1500 block of West Oakdale Street.
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May 18

Philadelphia Police Searching For Murder Suspect Khaleem Martin

Police say officers responded to a shooting on the 1500 block of West Oakdale Street on Wednesday around 5:15 p.m.

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Martin is described as 6-foot-2 and 180 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a camouflage jacket and black pants. His last known address is on the 2300 block of North Fairhill.

    Philadelphia Police Searching For Murder Suspect Khaleem Martin
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Philadelphia police are searching for a suspect wanted in the shooting death of a woman in North Philadelphia. Federal Officers Seize $3 Million Of Counterfeit Cartier, Tiffany Jewelry In Philadelphia Police say they are searching for 21-year-old Khaleem Martin who is wanted in the death of 25-year-old Amber Therese Jackson.
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