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SRC plans vote on seven new charter applications Thursday

Mastery’s new elementary school would open in the old Wakisha Charter School building at 900 W. Jefferson St. in North Philadelphia in the 2019-20 school year, serving 175 students in grades K-2. It would reach full enrollment in the 2024-25 school year with 756 students in grades K-8.

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ASPIRA wants to open a new Antonio Pantoja Preparatory Charter School at 4322 N. Fifth St. in the Hunting Park neighborhood of North Philadelphia, which will be based on the model...

A nonprofit called Hebrew Public is seeking to open a dual-language charter school that would teach Hebrew to students four days a week, beginning in kindergarten. The school would open at 3300 Henry Ave. in East Falls, ultimately serving 702 students in grade K-8.

    SRC plans vote on seven new charter applications Thursday
    The School Reform Commission will consider applications for seven new charter schools on Thursday, Feb. 22. Two additional applications have been withdrawn since the process began in December. Four established Philly charter operators are applying to open five new schools along with two operators new to the city.
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Feb 06

Renting In Ludlow: What Will $1,200 Get You?

Listed at $1,200 / month, this 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment is located at 1415 North Franklin St. In the unit, you can expect hardwood floors, both air conditioning and central heating, a...

Next, there's this 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartment over at 1419 North Franklin St. It's also listed for $1,200 / month. In the apartment, there are both air...

Here's a 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom single-family home at 707 W Girard Ave., which is going for $1,200 / month. In the unit, you'll get hardwood floors, a large closet, high ceilings and plenty of natural light.

    Renting In Ludlow: What Will $1,200 Get You?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Ludlow? We've rounded up the latest rental listings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to hunting down a place in this Philadelphia neighborhood if you're on a budget of $1,200 / month.
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Jan 15

Pa.'s first young-adult LGBTQ-friendly permanent supportive housing honors Philly pioneer | Opinion

...and many other supporters and advocates to break ground on the Gloria Casarez Residence at 1315 N. 8th Street. It is the first young-adult, LGBTQ-friendly permanent supportive housing in the state of...

    Pa.'s first young-adult LGBTQ-friendly permanent supportive housing honors Philly pioneer | Opinion
    As many as 40 percent of young adults who are homeless identify as LGBTQ. These young adults are often forced from their homes by familial hostility to their sexual orientation or gender identity, and they tend to spend more time homeless than their non-LGBTQ peers.
    http://www.philly.com

Jan 15

"Philadelphia police are asking for the publi...

"Philadelphia police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing teenager. Sixteen-year-old Aniyah Hamilton was last seen Friday, December 29th on the 1400 block of North Franklin Street."

    Police Searching For Missing North Philadelphia Teenager
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing teenager. Sixteen-year-old Aniyah Hamilton was last seen Friday, December 29th on the 1400 block of North Franklin Street. Hamilton is described as being five feet six inches tall with a medium build, brown eyes, medium complexion, and straight black hair.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Jan 14

Police Searching For Missing North Philadelphia Teenager

Sixteen-year-old Aniyah Hamilton was last seen Friday, December 29th on the 1400 block of North Franklin Street.

    Police Searching For Missing North Philadelphia Teenager
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Philadelphia police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing teenager. Sixteen-year-old Aniyah Hamilton was last seen Friday, December 29th on the 1400 block of North Franklin Street. Hamilton is described as being five feet six inches tall with a medium build, brown eyes, medium complexion, and straight black hair.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Jan 08

Commercial Robbery 901 W Girard Ave DC 18 26 000306

Commercial Robbery 901 W Girard Ave DC 18 26 000306

...suspect an unknown amount of money, the suspect fled and was last seen north on North Hutchinson Street toward West Thompson Street.Suspect Description: Black male, tall thin build,wearing a black hooded jacket, dark blue jeans...

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    Commercial Robbery 901 W Girard Ave DC 18 26 000306
    On January 2, 2018, at 8:20 pm, two employees, a 22 year-old male along with a 48 year-old female, were working inside a Pizza Hut located at 901 West Girard Avenue when an unknown black male entered the store armed with a handgun. While inside the suspect demanded the employees to open both cash registers.
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