1 hour ago

PLEASE SHARE. If you have any information, yo...

PLEASE SHARE. If you have any information, you can call the Philadelphia Police tipline at 215-686-8477 or the Southwest detectives at 215-686-3183.

    $5,000 offered for information in shooting of father, son in SW Philly
    The Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police is offering a $5,000 reward Tuesday for any information leading to the arrest of a suspect in last week's shooting in Southwest Philadelphia that injured a 21-year-old father and his 21-month-old child. Police say the shooting happened after 8:30 p.m.
    http://6abc.com

2 hours ago

Sheriff’s Deputy Assaulted, Injured By Man At Center City Family Court

The incident happened in the 1500 block of Arch Street in Center City around 2:25 p.m.

    Sheriff's Deputy Assaulted, Injured By Man At Center City Family Court
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Authorities say a man who is now in police custody assaulted and injured a deputy sheriff assigned to family court on Tuesday. Pennsylvania State Supreme Court Rules Meek Mill To Be Released On Bail The incident happened in the 1500 block of Arch Street in Center City around 2:25 p.m.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

3 hours ago

2018 Prom Giveaway happening this Saturday 4/...

2018 Prom Giveaway happening this Saturday 4/28, 4PM-8PM at the Dixon House (1920 S. 20th St). Get there early! Free dresses. Free accessories. Free shoes. Scholarship opportunities available too! *PLEASE SHARE* We know prom can be expensive or cost-prohibitive for some young ladies, help some families you know save money this year!

    Councilman Kenyatta Johnson
    2018 Prom Giveaway happening this Saturday 4/28, 4PM-8PM at the Dixon House (1920 S. 20th St). Get there early! Free dresses. Free accessories. Free shoes. Scholarship opportunities available too!...
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3 hours ago

Neighborhood Diners Are a Philly Fixture

...make way for a Hyatt hotel. Owner Pete Koutroubas, who opened Little Pete’s at 17th and Chancellor streets in June of 1978, said the restaurant was still going strong almost 40 years...

    Neighborhood Diners Are a Philly Fixture
    When Little Pete's, the long-running Rittenhouse diner, closed last year, it was eulogized by everyone from NPR to photographer Michael Penn. Comedian John Hodgeman posted his Little Pete's memories on Instagram. Middle Child's Matthew Cahn got a piece of the floor to hang, framed, in his own restaurant.
    https://philly.eater.com

3 hours ago

5 affordable Rittenhouse apartments in pet-friendly buildings

Listed at $875 / month, this studio apartment, located at 318 S 15th St., is 26.8 percent less than the $1,195 / month median rent for a studio in Rittenhouse.

Here's a studio apartment at 106 South 20th St., which is going for $970 / month.

Then there's this 200-square-foot apartment at 2100 Walnut St., listed at $990 / month.

And here's a studio apartment at 1429 Spruce St., which is going for $1,075 / month.

To wrap things up, there's this studio residence at 2051 Walnut St. It's being listed for $1,095 / month.

    5 affordable Rittenhouse apartments in pet-friendly buildings
    According to rental site Zumper, median rents for a one bedroom in Rittenhouse are hovering around $1,595, compared to a $1,490 one-bedroom median for Philadelphia as a whole. So how does the low-end pricing on a Rittenhouse rental look these days--and what might you get for the price?
    http://6abc.com

3 hours ago

Center City District shared KYW Newsradio's p...

    Center City District tempers good news about job growth with a warning
    PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- For the eighth year in a row, the Center City business district reported growth in jobs and development, making this the longest period of economic expansion in the city for the last 50 years. The district's annual report says more than a billion dollars of development projects were completed in Center City last year.
    https://kywnews.radio.com

6 hours ago

Center City District shared The Philadelphia ...

    Jerry Sweeney Has a Vision for Philadelphia's Future
    A couple of years ago, I found myself at a nerdy conference about the life of cities, and I heard Kasim Reed, the-then mayor of Atlanta, say something that helped me zero in on a fundamental Philadelphia challenge.
    http://thephiladelphiacitizen.org

7 hours ago

Check out Philadelphia Magazine's piece today...

Check out Philadelphia Magazine's piece today for a Q&A with CCD President and CEO Paul Levy about our just-released "State of Center City" report. For more: www.centercityphila.org/socc

    CCD's Paul Levy: "Obsolete" Tax Structure Is Holding Philly Back
    The CEO of Center City's business improvement district says its 2018 "State of Center City" report shows reasons for both optimism and pessimism about Philly's future. As the founding chief executive of the Center City District, Paul Levy has played a hand in each of the business improvement district's annual "State of Center City" reports over the past two decades.
    https://www.phillymag.com

11 hours ago

4 things Philly is doing to address the Starbucks arrests

Starbucks (18th & Spruce), Rittenhouse

    Philly's Starbucks action plan: 4 things the city is doing to address the controversial arrests
    As outrage and disappointment over the April 12 arrests of two black men inside the 18th and Spruce Starbucks continue to swirl, Mayor Jim Kenney wants the world to know that the City of Philadelphia is actively examining the incident, with the goal of enacting policies that prevent anything similar from happening again.
    https://billypenn.com

16 hours ago

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23 hours ago

Renting in Philadelphia: What will $1,500 get you?

Next, check out this one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment that's located at 2308 Delancey Place. It's listed for $1,495 / month.

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Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 412 Spruce St. that's going for $1,500 / month.

Next, check out this one-bedroom, one-bathroom abode that's located at 878 N 23rd St. It's also listed for $1,500 / month.

Located at 4300 Spruce St., here's an 857-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment that's also listed for $1,495 / month.

    Renting in Philadelphia: What will $1,500 get you?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Philadelphia? We've rounded up the latest rental offerings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to scoring an apartment in Philadelphia if you've got a budget of $1,500 / month.
    http://6abc.com

26 hours ago

Job growth has been sufficient to lower the f...

Job growth has been sufficient to lower the formal rate of unemployment, but not enough to get Philadelphia back to 1990 job levels or reduce the high poverty rate. Philadelphia still has 5% fewer jobs than in 1990, while our suburbs are up 26%. Find out the reasons and potential solutions in State of Center City 2018, coming tomorrow. #SOCC2018

    State of Center City Preview - Unemployment
    The Center City District (CCD), Central Philadelphia Development Corporation (CPDC) and Center City District Foundation (CCDF) work together to enhance the vitality and competitiveness of Philadelphia's downtown. In 1991 the business leadership organization CPDC created the CCD business improvement district to deliver daily services with the goal of making Center City clean and safe.
    https://centercityphila.org

27 hours ago

From fruit stuffed pancakes to crab benedicts: Philadelphia's 6 best budget friendly diners

...Tony's Deli, a Rittenhouse favorite with four stars out of 28 reviews. Stop by 17 S. 21st St. to hit up this diner with a vintage feel next time you're looking to...

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Topping the list is Cedar Park Cafe. Located at 4914 Baltimore Ave., the breakfast and brunch spot is the highest rated inexpensive diner in Philadelphia, boasting four...

Next up is Old Kensington's Dew Inn, situated at 501 W. Girard Ave. (at Fifth St.). With 4.5 stars out of 49 reviews on Yelp, the diner...

Mantua's Texas Wiener, located at 3963 Lancaster Ave. on the city's west side, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the inexpensive...

...reviews on Yelp. Dig in at the breakfast and brunch spot by heading over to 632 E. Girard Ave. Opened in 2002, the neighborhood gem with mid-century decor offers diner classics like chipped...

    From fruit stuffed pancakes to crab benedicts: Philadelphia's 6 best budget friendly diners
    Wondering where to find the best diners near you? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top-rated affordable diners in Philadelphia, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to satisfy your cravings. Photo: Sara L./Yelp Topping the list is Cedar Park Cafe.
    http://6abc.com

28 hours ago

Nearly 100 members of Omega Psi Phi Fraternit...

Nearly 100 members of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. gathered in front of the Starbucks at 1801 Spruce St. Sunday afternoon and spoke out against the racial profiling and arrest of their fraternity brother Rashon Nelson at the coffee shop two weeks ago. http://www.phillytrib.com/metros/omega-psi-phi-calls-out-starbucks-for-racial-injustice/article_72ce7ad7-934e-506f-b291-a77e362604c0.html

    Omega Psi Phi calls out Starbucks for racial injustice
    Nearly 100 members of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. gathered in front of the Starbucks at 1801 Spruce St. Sunday afternoon and spoke out against the racial profiling and arrest of their fraternity brother Rashon Nelson at the coffee shop two weeks ago.
    http://www.phillytrib.com

29 hours ago

"If local growth since 2009 was robust enough...

"If local growth since 2009 was robust enough to make us just average, attaining the 2.3 percent growth rate of America’s largest cities, Philadelphia would have added 45,400 more jobs -- one homegrown Amazon -- on top of existing growth of 55,100 for a total of 100,500 new jobs." More in CCD President Paul Levy's op-ed on philly.com.

    Sure, Philly is growing. But not fast enough | Opinion
    The Philadelphia story is not a tale of two cities; it's a tale of one city not growing fast enough to address problems we've inherited, when we can count less on higher levels of government for help. - Paul R. Levy, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

30 hours ago

Did you know that 17.3% of Philadelphians bet...

Did you know that 17.3% of Philadelphians between 21-64 identify as having a disability? #ICYMI: CultureWorks Engagement Director attended Art-Reach's Cultural Accessibility Forum & Exchange session on 4/14. The session covered best practices across marketing and communications that better serve and positively impact folks with disabilities. Read the full recap below to learn more about best practices your organization can implement to ensure that people with disabilities feel welcome in our spaces and can understand the full scope of accessible events, program, and services through marketing and communication. Small changes and updates can lead to big impact!

    Report Back: Art Reach's Cultural Accessibility Forum & Exchange (CAFE)
    CultureWorks recently attended Art Reach's CAFE, an acronym for their Cultural Accessibility Forum and Exchange sessions. The April 4th session, The Digital Welcome Mat: Is Your Website and Marketing Accessible to the Disability Community , encouraged arts and culture professionals to take a deep
    https://www.cultureworksphila.org

30 hours ago

Center City District shared Metro Philly's po...

    SEPTA advances with sustainability initiatives
    In general, experts agree that one of the most environmentally beneficial things the average person can do is to leave their car at home and ride mass transit. But at SEPTA, the carbon footprint is diminished a little more due to the diverse sustainability initiatives underway, from acquiring more electricity-powered buses to using renewable energy and even simpler tasks like recycling rainwater to wash buses.
    https://www.metro.us

31 hours ago

FURTHER LISTINGS

Apr. 25- Pa. Great Frontier PAC hosts Happy Hour with Rich Zeoli at Irish Pub, 2007 Walnut St., 6-8 p.m. RSVP: pagreatfrontierpac@gmail.com.

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Apr. 25- State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts House Democratic Policy Committee Hearing on HB 2210 at Overbrook Pk. Lib., 7422 Haverford Ave., 2-4:15 p.m. Bill would expunge student disciplinary records for nonviolent offenses. Many legislators and experts. For info: Nicole Brunner (717) 787-3555.

Apr. 25- 42nd Ward Democratic Committee hosts “Meet Candidates Party” at Majestic Ha., 800 W. Olney Ave., 5:30-9 p.m. Tickets $25. For info: Sharon Vaughn (215) 313-7019.

Apr. 25- HAPCO holds General Membership Mtg. at Courtyard Phila. Marriott, Fairmount Rm., 4100 Presidential Blvd., 7-9:30 p.m. Speakers: Controller Rebecca Rhynhart, State Rep. Donna Bullock & others. Refreshments. For info: Denise Keen (215) 684-1684.

Apr. 25- Veteran Boxers Ass’n hosts 177th state rep candidates at 2733 E. Clearfield St., 7 p.m. All candidates invited. Free. Cash bar with drink specials. For info: Fred Druding, Jr. (215) 221-2374.

Apr. 26- Public Record hosts “5-Star Salute to Labor” at Penns Landing Caterers, 1301 S. Columbus Blvd., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Honoring Estebán Vera, Linda Fields, Ted Kirsch, Reesa...

Apr. 26- State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Energy Access Forum at Lillian Marrero Lib., 601 W. Lehigh Ave., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Addressing lack of affordable energy for residents & businesses. Solar energy access. Free. For info: (215) 425-5708.

...26- Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown hosts “Building Philadelphia Green Fundraiser” at Bridge on Race Apts., 205 Race St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Honorary Guest: Councilman Mark Squilla. Earth Day Champions $2...

Apr. 26- State Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown hosts Public Safety Mtg. at W. Mill Ck. Plg., 5100 Parrish St 6-8 p.m. For info: (215) 879-6615.

Apr. 26- Councilman Mark Squilla hosts NFL Draft Party at Blue Duck on Broad, 220 S. Broad St., 6:30-9:30 p.m. Special guests & Eagles gear. Hail Mary Pass $2,500...

Apr. 28- State Rep. Ed Neilson hosts Free Community Shredding at St. Jerome’s Parish, 3031 Stamford St., 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. For info: (215) 330-3714.

Apr. 28- Congressman Dwight Evans hosts Birthday Party at Hilton City Ave. Hotel, 4200 City Line Ave., 7-10 p.m. Chair $2,500, Hosts $1,000, Supporters $250, Friends $100, Patrons...

Apr. 29- City Commission Chair Lisa Deeley is hosted Reception at Fluke’s Irish Pub, 7401 State Rd., 3-6 p.m. Live music, buffet, domestic drafts & wine. Tickets $40. Contribute online https...

May 1- Pan Asian Ass’n of Greater Phila. hosts Pan Asian Award Banquet at Ocean Harbor Restaurant, 1023 Race St., 5-9 p.m. Keynote Speaker: Daphne Kwok. Tickets: Individuals $40, Table of 10 $350; pay panasianphila.ticketleap.com/pan-asian-annual-award-banquet. For info: info@panasianphila.org.

May 2- State rep candidate Nick DiDonato hosts Fundraiser at Moonshine Philly, 1825 E. Moyamensing Ave., 12 p.m.-2 a.m. Eat & drink! Percentage of day’s sales support campaign. For info: www.picknick184th.com.

May 8- 65th Ward Democratic Committee meets at 8400 Torresdale Ave., 7 p.m. For info: Colleen (215) 500-0617 or John (267) 334-3775.

    FURTHER LISTINGS
    Apr. 25- State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts House Democratic Policy Committee Hearing on HB 2210 at Overbrook Pk. Lib., 7422 Haverford Ave., 2-4:15 p.m. Bill would expunge student disciplinary records for nonviolent offenses. Many legislators and experts. For info: Nicole Brunner (717) 787-3555. Apr.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

31 hours ago

Apr. 24

Councilman David Oh is hosted Reception at Racquet Cl., 215 S. 16th St., Red Rm., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Contribution levels $2,500, $1,000, $500, $250, $100. Payable to “Citizens for David Oh,” 5813 Thomas Ave., Phila., PA 19143.

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Councilman David Oh is hosted Reception at Racquet Cl., 215 S. 16th St., Red Rm., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Contribution levels $2,500, $1,000, $500, $250, $100. Payable to “Citizens for David Oh,” 5813 Thomas Ave., Phila., PA 19143.

    Apr. 24
    Councilman David Oh is hosted Reception at Racquet Cl., 215 S. 16th St., Red Rm., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Contribution levels $2,500, $1,000, $500, $250, $100. Payable to "Citizens for David Oh," 5813 Thomas Ave., Phila., PA 19143.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

31 hours ago

Where to Park for the Broad Street Run

1503-11 Arch St., Philadelphia, PA 19102

1540 Vine St., Philadelphia, PA 19102

Entrances on Spring and 16th streets

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...on Sunday, May 6, close to 40,000 runners are expected to line up at Broad and West Fisher streets before making the 10-mile trek through Philly’s main artery. The ambitious runners...

14-18 S. 10th St., Philadelphia, PA 19107

801 Filbert St., Philadelphia, PA 19107

44 North 9th St., Philadelphia, PA 19107

    " Where to Park for the Broad Street Run
    Time to cue up "Eye of the Tiger" and dust off those running shoes. The Broad Street Run sprints through Philadelphia this weekend! Here's the scoop: Bright and early at 8 a.m.
    http://www.philapark.org

32 hours ago

Free and Exciting Things To Do In Philly This Week, April 23 – 29

...suggested donation $10)  From 5 pm – 8 pm at The Academy of Natural Sciences at 1900 Benjamin Franklin parkway. On the fourth Friday evening of every month this winter and spring, the Academy...

...Carnival ~ April 28 ~ 10 am – 4 pm – GET NERDY  on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 222 North 20th Street with your friends, family and science lovers from all over the region. You’ve never...

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Philadelphia Sixers vs the Miami Heat ~ April 24 ~ Held at Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad Street. Time TBA. The Sixers are up 3 -1 and a win would advance them to the next round! ~ Philadelphia Sixers vs the Miami Heat ~

Broadway Philadelphia: The Sounds of Music ~ April 24 – 29 ~ Held at Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad Street. A brand new production of The Sound of Music is coming to Philadelphia. The spirited...

...Roof Top Mini Series ~ April 25 – 27 ~ Held at the Free Library of Philadelphia at 1901 Vine St. Enjoy drinks on the Skyline Terrace and take in spectacular views of the city at...

    Free and Exciting Things To Do In Philly This Week, April 23 - 29
    It's going to be a fun packed week of things to do in Philadelphia from April 23 - 29, 2018! With the Philadelphia Science Festival, many museum exhibits, Philly Jazz month, Broadway Shows, Parks on Tap, Beer Gardens, Penn Relays, Flavors on the Avenue and so much more, you might need a vacation after this week!
    http://www.myphillyalive.com

33 hours ago

Need help with your citizenship application? ...

Need help with your citizenship application? 🇺🇸️ Attend the New American Campaign's next screening: Tuesday, April 24 from 5:00-7:00pm at the Archdiocese of Philadelphia (227 N. 18th Street).

    Find citizenship help in your neighborhood | Office of Immigrant Affairs
    Many immigrants in Philadelphia are eligible to become U.S. citizens. Yet, many lack information about the naturalization process or cannot afford legal help. Take Action Philly and the New Americans Campaign (NAC) have joined forces to expand naturalization efforts across the City. NAC partners are hosting FREE events to assist legal permanent residents.
    https://beta.phila.gov

33 hours ago

Job Fair Alert ⬇️ Peirce College 1420 Pine S...

Job Fair Alert ⬇️ Peirce College 1420 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 3:00-6:00 pm. Register: peirce.edu/jobfair Dress to impress in business attire and bring plenty of resumes!

    Darrell L. Clarke
    Job Fair Alert ⬇️ Peirce College 1420 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 3:00-6:00 pm. Register: peirce.edu/jobfair Dress to impress in business attire and bring...
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33 hours ago

.Peirce College will hold its Annual Job Fair...

.Peirce College will hold its Annual Job Fair on Thursday, April 26 from 3:00-6:00pm. The job fair will be held at Peirce College, 1420 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Register at peirce.edu/jobfair.

    Cindy Bass
    Peirce College will hold its Annual Job Fair on Thursday, April 26 from 3:00-6:00pm. The job fair will be held at Peirce College, 1420 Pine St, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Register at peirce.edu/jobfair.
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33 hours ago

21+ Excellent Things To Do In Philadelphia This Week, April 23-29

Where:PHS Pop Up Gardens: South Street, 1438 South Street; uCity Square, 36th & Filbert streets

Where:23rd Street Armory, 22 S. 23rd Street

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Where:Various locations including Taqueria Feliz, 4410 Main Street

Where:FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Various locations including Frankford Hall, 1210 Frankford Avenue

Where:Various locations including Warmdaddy's, 1400 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad Street

Where:Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad Street

Where:Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street

Where:PHS Pop Up Gardens: South Street, 1438 South Street; uCity Square, 36th & Filbert streets

Where:Franklin Field, 235 S. 33rd Street

Where:Various locations including Woody's, 202 S. 13th Street

Where:Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, 1020 South Street

Where:Kimmel Center, 300 S. Broad Street

Where:Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad Street

Where:The Woodlands, 4000 Woodland Avenue

Where:Various locations including Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Avenue

Where:Various locations including Time, 1315 Sansom Street

    21+ Excellent Things To Do In Philadelphia This Week, April 23-29
    PHS Pop Up Garden | Photo by C. Smyth for Visit Philadelphia Flavors on the Avenue, Center City Jazz Festival, Science Carnival on the Parkway and more... Calling all foodies, music lovers, techies, outdoorsy types, theater buffs and science fans - there's a ton of fun to be had in Philly this week.
    https://www.uwishunu.com

33 hours ago

Commercial Robbery 2145 W Allegheny Ave DC 18 39 026391

Robbery 1601 Walnut St DC 18 09 012542 - Duration: 1:11. 680 views

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Commercial Robbery 2145 W Allegheny Ave DC 18 39 026391

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Shooting Incident 1301 Walnut St DC 18 06 012427 - Duration: 1:46. 453 views

Commercial Robbery 3705 Germantown Ave DC 18 25 025396 - Duration: 2:14. 324 views

Commercial Burglary 3020 S Broad St DC 18 01 007811 - Duration: 2:16. 334 views

Commercial Burglary 3209 N 3rd St DC 18 25 028424 - Duration: 1:50. 14 views

Shooting Incident 1371 N 76th St DC 18 19 024823 - Duration: 2:09. PhiladelphiaPolice 676 views

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    Commercial Robbery 2145 W Allegheny Ave DC 18 39 026391
    On Friday, April 20, 2018, at 4:56 am, an unknown black male knocked on the window of the drive thru window of Dunkin Donuts located at 2145 West Allegheny Avenue. When the employee opened the window the suspect pulled a handgun from his waistband demanding money.
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33 hours ago

Multiple Robberies 3rd 17th Districts

Robbery 1601 Walnut St DC 18 09 012542 - Duration: 1:11. 680 views

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On March 10, 2018, at 1:20 am @ the victim, while on the 300 block of Fitzwater Street, was  approached by two unknown black males when suspect #1 pointed a handgun at him...

On March 19, 2018, at 11:00 pm, the victim, while on the 700 block of South 9th Street, was approached from behind by an unknown black male, who pointed a handgun at him...

On April 1, 2018, at 11:20 pm, the victim, while on the 1000 block of Fitzwater Street, was approached by an unknown black male who exited the driver’s side door of...

On April 2, 2018, at 9:45 pm, the victim, while on the 900 block of Fitzwater Street was approached from behind by two unknown males. Suspect #1, who was pointing a handgun...

...1 later attempted to use the victim's debit card at a Wawa located at 518 South 2nd Street but the transaction was denied...

...17-013868On April 2, 2018, at 11:26 pm, the victim's, while on the 2100 block of Carpenter Street, he was approached by two unknown black males pointing handguns at the them while demanding...

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Robbery 2210 Oregon Ave DC 18 01 011775 - Duration: 2:53. 176 views

Shooting Incident 1301 Walnut St DC 18 06 012427 - Duration: 1:46. 453 views

Commercial Robbery 3705 Germantown Ave DC 18 25 025396 - Duration: 2:14. 324 views

Commercial Burglary 3209 N 3rd St DC 18 25 028424 - Duration: 1:50. PhiladelphiaPolice 14 views

Shooting Incident 1371 N 76th St DC 18 19 024823 - Duration: 2:09. 676 views

    Multiple Robberies 3rd 17th Districts
    The South Detective Division is investigating a robbery pattern in the 3rd and 17th Districts. This pattern is based on modus operandi, recovered video surveillance, offender description, time of day and the close proximity of the incidents.
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35 hours ago

CSz Philadelphia - Home of ComedySportz added...

Volunteer Player - 4/21/2018 at 7:30PM

    CSz Philadelphia - Home of ComedySportz
    Every Saturday night @ 7:30 and 10, two teams, The Philadelphia Fighting Amish and The New Jersey Turnpikes battle for the laughs of you, the Loyal Fans. The Players compete over several rounds using...
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35 hours ago

Center City: Students Gather on Market Street for Tom Wolf and Madeleine Dean

Brown and Minthorn met for seven hours a week at the corner of Market Street and 16th Street to ask for signatures.

    Center City: Students Gather on Market Street for Tom Wolf and Madeleine Dean
    In February, Florida students took to the streets to advocate for stronger gun control laws after a gunman killed 17 students at a high school in Parkland. Inspired by this, Philadelphia students took to Market Street with pens and clipboards gathering signatures to keep democrats Gov. Tom Wolf and Rep.
    https://philadelphianeighborhoods.com

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