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David Cohen Ogontz Branch Library shared Jose...

    Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library
    Community Ambassador - 3 month temporary position March - May 2018 The North Central Community Council is seeking 3 Community Ambassadors to serve the neighborhoods of Germantown/Nicetown, Logan/Oak...
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Due to inclement weather today (1/8) all loca...

Due to inclement weather today (1/8) all locations of the Free Library will be closed at 2:00 p.m. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause

    David Cohen Ogontz Branch Library
    David Cohen Ogontz Branch Library, Philadelphia, PA. 227 likes · 2 talking about this · 271 were here. Ogontz is named after the Oak Lane mansion of Jay Cooke, a Civil War financier. In 2011, over...
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    EZ ALTERATIONS PERMIT - FOR ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS. THIS PERMIT REPLACE EXPIRED PERMIT #781724. PLEASE CALL THE DISTRICT INSPECTOR AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE START OF WORK. CONTRACTOR HAS NO EMPLOYEES PER THE NOTARIZED LETTER.

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    Kinsey announces $1.8 million grant to help continue redevelopment of Logan Triangle
    HARRISBURG, Nov. 14 - State Rep. Stephen Kinsey, D-Phila., today announced that a $1.8 million grant has been awarded to help continue funding the redevelopment of Logan Triangle. The Commonwealth Financing Authority's Multimodal Transportation Fund Program authorized the grant, which will help transform the blighted neighborhood east of North Broad Street into a vibrant commercial and community redevelopment.
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Officer Who Shot Unarmed Man Shot Another Suspect in Feb.

In the account of Plowden's shooting, police did not indicate why Plowden fled officers after he was stopped about 8:40 p.m. at 16th Street and Nedro Avenue.

Officers momentarily lost sight of the vehicle Plowden was driving, but then found two parked vehicles with extensive damage in the 1900 block of Nedro Avenue. Plowden's vehicle was across the street.

    Officer Who Shot Unarmed Man Shot Another Suspect in Feb.
    The police officer who shot an unarmed suspect in Northwest Philadelphia on Wednesday has been identified. It is the second time this year the officer has been involved in the shooting of a suspect.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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Driver shot by plainclothes officer in Germantown dies; officer ID'd

The incident happened around 8:40 p.m. Wednesday near the intersection of Nedro and Opal streets.

Officers attempted to stop the car at 16th and Nedro streets. Plowden pulled over, but as officers approached, he allegedly ran down one of the officers as he attempted to drive away.

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Police said two plainclothes officers spotted a car suspected to be connected to a homicide that occurred back on December 21 on the 1800 block of East Atlantic Avenue. The description and plates matched a patrol alert.

    Driver shot by plainclothes officer in Germantown dies; officer ID'd
    Police have identified the man who was shot and killed by a plainclothes Philadelphia officer in Germantown. Authorities say 25-year-old Dennis Plowden was pronounced dead at the hospital Thursday morning. The officer is identified as Eric Ruch, a nine year veteran from the 35th district.
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Grandmother of unarmed man shot by Philadelphia police: 'They didn't have to do a kill shot'

But after Plowden stopped his car at 16th Street and Nedro Avenue, he rammed the Hyundai into one officer who was getting out of his unmarked police...

...itself, then drove away and crashed into two parked cars three blocks west on the 1900 block of Nedro, police said.  Police said a 27-year-old woman was in the front passenger seat...

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McCoy said this is the second grandson of hers who has been slain over the last two years. On Aug. 1, 2016, Plowden’s younger brother, Darryl, 20, was shot and killed in a still unsolved homicide, she said. Police said Darryl was shot on the 5700 block of Keystone Street in Wissinoming.

...detectives have determined that Plowden was not connected to the Dec. 21 shooting on the 1800 block of East Atlantic Street in Kensington that killed another man. They declined to say why the car was sought...

    Grandmother of unarmed man shot by Philadelphia police: 'They didn't have to do a kill shot'
    Family members of Dennis Plowden Jr. say they are angry and upset that he was fatally shot by police this week as he was on his way to visit his mother in East Germantown to bring her Christmas gifts. "He was unarmed," his grandmother, Stacy McCoy, said Friday in the living room of her West Oak Lane home.
    http://www.philly.com

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