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10 Philly nonprofits to support on the 'Day Without A Starbucks'

Where: 216 W. Somerset St.

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Following the unwarranted arrests of black entrepreneurs Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson at the 18th and Spruce cafe last month, Starbucks promised to make a change. The coffee giant announced it would...

Where: 1324 W. Clearfield St.

Where: 832 N. Broad St.

Where: 5548 Chestnut St., first floor

Where: 301-305 N. Ninth St.

Where: 1216 Arch St., fourth floor

Where: 1219 Vine St.

Where: 600 Washington Ave., second floor, unit 18UA

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    10 Philly nonprofits to support on the 'Day Without A Starbucks'
    What do you have planned for May 29? Hopefully not a cup of Starbucks coffee. Following the unwarranted arrests of black entrepreneurs Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson at the 18th and Spruce cafe last month, Starbucks promised to make a change. The coffee giant announced it would close all 8,000 of its U.S.
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3 days ago

Commercial Burglary 2580 Frankford Ave DC 18 26 020821

Aggravated Assault 501 W Lehigh Ave DC 17 25 096427 - Duration: 2:53. PhiladelphiaPolice 3,563 views

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Commercial Burglary 2580 Frankford Ave DC 18 26 020821

Commercial Robbery 6727 N 5th St DC 18 35 037377 - Duration: 1:29. 330 views

Homicide 4500 Melrose St DC 17 15 003410 - Duration: 3:34. PhiladelphiaPolice 28,182 views

Homicide 3300 block of N 2nd St DC 17 25 025839 - Duration: 3:06. 27,274 views

Aggravated Assaut Shooting 4401 N 5th St DC# 13 25 075033 - Duration: 2:35. 41,070 views

Stabbing 5527 Lansdowne Ave DC# 14 19 075894 - Duration: 3:01. PhiladelphiaPolice 55,916 views

Commercial Burglary 1851 S Columbus Blvd DC 17 03 000076 - Duration: 4:59. PhiladelphiaPolice 2,882 views

Robbery 5608 N Broad St DC 18 35 013818 - Duration: 2:30. PhiladelphiaPolice 902 views

Shooting 3100 N 6th St DC 15 25 029442 - Duration: 2:29. PhiladelphiaPolice 10,345 views

Robbery Assault 1101 Filbert St DC 17 06 028004 - Duration: 5:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 17,001 views

Shooting 6328 Rising Sun Ave DC# 14 02 036898 - Duration: 2:26. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,881 views

Commerical Robbery 1535 S Broad St DC 18 03 023569 - Duration: 2:01. PhiladelphiaPolice 69 views

Robbery Shooting 7228 Ogontz Ave DC#13 14 064873 - Duration: 3:28. PhiladelphiaPolice 165,188 views

Commercial Burglary 7252 Roosevelt Blvd DC 17 02 040814 - Duration: 2:34. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,076 views

Robbery 8012 Frankford Ave DC# 14 08 002354 - Duration: 2:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 3,771 views

Robbery 4901 N Broad St DC 16 35 008320 - Duration: 2:58. PhiladelphiaPolice 24,105 views

Robbery 3967 Kensington Ave DC 15 24 060357 - Duration: 2:29. PhiladelphiaPolice 2,339 views

    Commercial Burglary 2580 Frankford Ave DC 18 26 020821
    On May 21, 2018, at 4:48 am, an unknown white male gained entry to a business located at 2580 Frankford Avenue through a side window. Once inside the suspect took a MacBook computer, Cannon camera, and tattoo equipment then fled the area in an unknown direction.
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Commercial Robbery 3731 Walnut St DC 18 18 030444

Multiple Commercial Robberies 401 W Cumberland St DC 18 26 017419 1140 W Somerset St DC 18 25 032596 - Duration: 2:17. PhiladelphiaPolice 912 views

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Commercial Robbery 3731 Walnut St DC 18 18 030444

Commerical Robbery 1535 S Broad St DC 18 03 023569 - Duration: 2:01. 69 views

Homicide 4700 Hoopes St DC 18 16 018133 - Duration: 1:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,270 views

Shooting Incident Victim 300 S 54th St DC 18 18 027296 - Duration: 1:18. PhiladelphiaPolice 12,176 views

Commercial Robbery Shooting 4312 Megargee St DC 18 08 013868 - Duration: 1:10. 1,133 views

Multiple Commercial Robberies 401 W Cumberland St DC 18 26 017419 1140 W Somerset St DC 18 25 032596 - Duration: 2:17. PhiladelphiaPolice 912 views

Robbery 1300 Market St DC 18 06 017365 - Duration: 1:06. 176 views

Robbery 2200 block of Napfle Ave DC 18 02 020537 - Duration: 0:32. 440 views

Theft 4700 Rorer St DC 18 25 028541 - Duration: 1:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 229 views

Theft 1500 Market St DC 18 09 016634 - Duration: 1:05. PhiladelphiaPolice 311 views

Commercial Robbery 6727 N 5th St DC 18 35 037377 - Duration: 1:29. 301 views

Theft 3595 Aramingo Ave DC 18 24 030258 - Duration: 0:42. PhiladelphiaPolice 389 views

Theft 700 Wharton St DC 18 03 021243 - Duration: 1:15. 176 views

    Commercial Robbery 3731 Walnut St DC 18 18 030444
    On Thursday May 17, 2018, at 10:30 pm, an unknown black male entered the rear of the Honey Grow Restaurant located at 3731 Walnut Street, pointing a handgun at the staff demanding money. After taking an unknown amount of cash, the suspect fled with a second unknown black male to a waiting vehicle parked on Chestnut Street.
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May 17

May 17

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May 17

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May 16

Fairmount landmarks Bridgid's and Rembrandt's coming back

Vargas owns a few restaurants in Jenkintown, including a bistro called Leila’s (211 York Rd.), the tiny Forcella (310 Old York Rd.), and a quirky brewpub with a microscopic one-half-barrel brewhouse called Leila’s Liquid Project (307 York Rd).

Vargas owns a few restaurants in Jenkintown, including a bistro called Leila’s (211 York Rd.), the tiny Forcella (310 Old York Rd.), and a quirky brewpub with a microscopic one-half-barrel brewhouse called Leila’s Liquid Project (307 York Rd).

    Fairmount landmarks Bridgid's and Rembrandt's coming back
    Two Fairmount landmarks are on their way back. Reopening May 16 is Bridgid's at 24th and Meredith Streets, under new owner Jose Vargas. Chris Ryan, who opened it 29 years ago, closed it in February and sold the bricks to a partnership. Vargas says he will maintain the name and the general neighborhood-bar ambiance.
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May 16

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May 15

Police: Man, woman each shot 3 times in the head in North Philadelphia

Officers were called to the 2500 block of North Palethorp Street around 1:30 p.m.

    Police: Man, woman each shot 3x in the head in N. Philly
    Police say a man and a woman were both found shot three times in the head on Tuesday in North Philadelphia. Officers were called to the 2500 block of North Palethorp Street around 1:30 p.m. The victims, a 51-year-old man and a 53-year-old woman, were rushed to the hospital.
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May 15

Police investigate double shooting in North Philadelphia

It happened around 1:30 p.m. on the 2500 block of North Palethorp Streets.

    Police investigate double shooting in North Philadelphia
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW WEATHER ALERT Severe Thunderstorm Watch TOP VIDEOS WEATHER ALERT Severe Thunderstorm Watch Police are on the scene of a double shooting Tuesday afternoon in North Philadelphia. It happened around 1:30 p.m. on the 2500 block of North Palethorp Streets.
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May 14

Brian F. Dolan, 45, Philadelphia firefighter and Navy veteran

...followed by a funeral service at 11 a.m. at Wetzel and Son Funeral Home, 419 Huntingdon Pike, Rockledge. The service will be conducted by Charles R. Lindsay, a Philadelphia fire chaplain and...

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Mr. Dolan, a skilled handyman, was at the friend’s residence in the 800 block of Fanshawe Street when he fell. He died at 12:18 p.m. in the emergency room at Einstein Medical Center. The cause of death was blunt impact and the fall ruled accidental by the Philadelphia Medical Examiner’s Office.

Memorial donations may be made to the Philadelphia Fire Fighters’ and Paramedics Union, Local 22 Widow’s Fund, 415 N. Fifth St., Philadelphia, Pa. 19123. Checks should be made out to Local 22 Charitable Trust.

    Brian F. Dolan, 45, Philadelphia firefighter and Navy veteran
    Brian F. Dolan, 45, of Fox Chase, a decorated Navy veteran and Philadelphia firefighter for the last 15 years, died Thursday, May 10, of injuries sustained in a fall from a ladder while helping a friend with a home-maintenance job. Mr. Dolan, a skilled handyman, was at the friend's residence in the 800 block of Fanshawe Street when he fell.
    http://www.philly.com

May 14

Wanted: Suspect for Multiple Commercial Robberies in the 25th and 26th Districts [VIDEO]

...at 4:07 pm, an unknown black male entered the Edith Mini Market located at 401 West Cumberland Street armed with a handgun demanding money from the cash register. After complying with the suspects...

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...at 8:38 pm, an unknown black male entered the Uceta Grocery store located at 1140 West Somerset Street armed with a handgun demanding money from the cash register. After giving the suspect an...

    Philly Police Blog | Wanted: Suspect for Multiple Commercial Robberies in the 25th and 26th Districts [VIDEO]
    On Monday, April 30, 2018, at 4:07 pm, an unknown black male entered the Edith Mini Market located at 401 West Cumberland Street armed with a handgun demanding money from the cash register. After complying with the suspects demands an undisclosed amount of money from the register, the suspect fled the store and was last seen west on Cumberland Street then south on Orianna Street.
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May 14

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May 13

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May 08

Shooting Incident Victim 300 S 54th St DC 18 18 027296

Multiple Commercial Robberies 401 W Cumberland St DC 18 26 017419 1140 W Somerset St DC 18 25 032596 - Duration: 2:17. PhiladelphiaPolice 575 views

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Shooting Incident Victim 300 S 54th St DC 18 18 027296

...300 block of south 54th Street when an unknown black male approached him from the 5400 block of Delancey Street carrying an AK-47 type weapon. The suspect struck the victim and attempted to push...

Robbery Shooting Incident 4847 N 5th St DC 18 35 028638 - Duration: 1:55. PhiladelphiaPolice 980 views

Multiple Commercial Robberies 401 W Cumberland St DC 18 26 017419 1140 W Somerset St DC 18 25 032596 - Duration: 2:17. PhiladelphiaPolice 575 views

Commercial Robbery 2145 W Allegheny Ave DC 18 39 026391 - Duration: 2:56. PhiladelphiaPolice 837 views

Shooting Incident 2000 S 4th St DC 18 03 017329 - Duration: 1:16. PhiladelphiaPolice 655 views

Commercial Robbery 4307 Locust St DC 18 18 025010 - Duration: 2:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 19 views

Assault 1838 S 6th St DC 18 03 020822 - Duration: 2:28. PhiladelphiaPolice 547 views

Robbery 1300 Market St DC 18 06 017365 - Duration: 1:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 176 views

Theft 1100 Durfor St DC 18 03 020895 - Duration: 1:36. PhiladelphiaPolice 317 views

Commercial Burglary 3209 N 3rd St DC 18 25 028424 - Duration: 1:50. PhiladelphiaPolice 236 views

Theft 4700 Rorer St DC 18 25 028541 - Duration: 1:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 211 views

Theft 3595 Aramingo Ave DC 18 24 030258 - Duration: 0:42. PhiladelphiaPolice 55 views

Theft 1500 Market St DC 18 09 016634 - Duration: 1:05. PhiladelphiaPolice 119 views

Burglary 200 Fitzwater St DC 18 03 017513 - Duration: 1:49. PhiladelphiaPolice 258 views

Theft 700 Wharton St DC 18 03 021243 - Duration: 1:15. PhiladelphiaPolice 58 views

    Shooting Incident Victim 300 S 54th St DC 18 18 027296
    On Saturday, May 5, 2018, at 1:36 pm, the victim, a 50 year old male, was washing his car in the 300 block of south 54th Street when an unknown black male approached him from the 5400 block of Delancey Street carrying an AK-47 type weapon.
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