28 hours ago

Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Dump Truck In North Philadelphia

It happened near Whitaker Avenue and Luzerne Street in the city’s Franklinville section, just after 8:30 a.m.

    Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Dump Truck In North Philadelphia
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A pedestrian has been struck and killed by a dump truck in North Philadelphia on Friday morning. It happened near Whitaker Avenue and Luzerne Street in the city's Franklinville section, just after 8:30 a.m. Police say the dump truck was traveling westbound on Luzerne Street and making a right turn onto Whitaker Avenue when it struck a man.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

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Jun 16

Mayor Kenney schedule June 16, 2018

Where: Concilio Ballroom, 141 East Hunting Park Ave, Philadelphia, PA.

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Where: 6306 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA.

Where: 949 Belmont Avenue, Philadelphia, PA.

    Mayor Kenney's Public Schedule for the Weekend
    Saturday, June 16 11:30AM Mayor Kenney to Attend Latina Lifestyle Fair The Mayor will attend this event dedicated to creating health awareness and empowering Latinas in Philadelphia. Where: Concilio Ballroom, 141 East Hunting Park Ave, Philadelphia, PA.12:30PM Mayor Kenney to Speak at Philadelphia Juneteenth Festival The Mayor will deliver remarks at this annual event in celebration of the end of slavery.
    https://mailchi.mp

Jun 07

Jun 06

A year ago, a Philly cop fatally shot a fleeing man from behind. The cop was fired. Will charges be filed?

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross, in announcing his intention to fire Pownall in September, said the officer had committed a host of departmental violations and had displayed “poor judgment” when he shot Jones in the 4200 block of Whitaker Avenue in North Philadelphia.

    A year ago, a Philly cop fatally shot a fleeing man from behind. The cop was fired. Will charges be filed?
    Approaching the anniversary of the fatal police shooting of David Jones in North Philadelphia, his family is growing impatient waiting to see whether the District Attorney's Office will charge the cop who shot him in the back. - Mensah M. Dean, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 05

Latinx: Seven Places You Can Find Dominican Chimis

4146-4198 N Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19140

4252 Whitaker Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19124

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101 E Rockland St, Philadelphia, PA 19120 

488 W Hunting Park Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19140

4600 N 5th St, Philadelphia PA 19140

E Wyoming Ave & D St, Philadelphia 19120

299 W Lehigh Ave Philadelphia, PA 19133

    Latinx: Seven Places You Can Find Dominican Chimis
    Not to be confused with the Argentinian sauce Chimichurri, the Dominican Chimichurris is an after-party must. Originating in the Dominican Republic, the Chimi is a burger-like specialty sold out of panel trucks in corners of concentrated areas generally surrounded by nightlife and businesses. The Chimi is a tropical twist on the conventional American hamburger.
    https://philadelphianeighborhoods.com

Jun 04

Jun 04

Latinx: Seven Places You Can Find Dominican Chimis

4146-4198 N Front St, Philadelphia, PA 19140

4252 Whitaker Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19124

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101 E Rockland St, Philadelphia, PA 19120 

488 W Hunting Park Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19140

4600 N 5th St, Philadelphia PA 19140

E Wyoming Ave & D St, Philadelphia 19120

299 W Lehigh Ave Philadelphia, PA 19133

    Latinx: Seven Places You Can Find Dominican Chimis
    Not to be confused with the Argentinian sauce Chimichurri, the Dominican Chimichurris is an after-party must. Originating in the Dominican Republic, the Chimi is a burger-like specialty sold out of panel trucks in corners of concentrated areas generally surrounded by nightlife and businesses. The Chimi is a tropical twist on the conventional American hamburger.
    https://philadelphianeighborhoods.com

May 25

May 21

Justice for my friend

Someone murdered and shot my best friend of 32 years Tracey McKinney on the 1300 block of Erie Avenue(Broad & Erie) May 9th @1:30 pm where is the justice and update it was on the news and the suspect fled there hasn't been a update for my friend(killer) and the man who killed him in broad daylight in front of numerous witnesses and cameras, his family and friends need closure as well as myself

May 07

May 07

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    4131 Whitaker Ave., Philadelphia, 19124-4239 May 7, 2018 Comment

Apr 27

Philly police: Serial abductor/molester of teen boys strikes again

Instead he drove off with the boy and assaulted him, Police Capt. Mark Burgmann said in a hastily called press conference at Special Victims Unit headquarters at 300 E. Hunting Park Ave.

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The man, described as a heavyset African American in his 30s with a brown complexion and beard, lured into his car a 12-year-old boy on the 5800 block of Baltimore Avenue who was on his way to school Thursday with an offer to make money pumping his gas at a station across the street.

Those attacks happened:  at 5 p.m. Nov. 13 on the 6600 block of Stenton Avenue in East Mount Airy-Stenton area; about 5 p.m. Nov. 16 at Stenton Avenue...

...Stenton Avenue in East Mount Airy-Stenton area; about 5 p.m. Nov. 16 at Stenton Avenue and Haines Street, East Germantown-West Oak Lane area; and around 9:15 a.m. on Nov. 21...

...Germantown-West Oak Lane area; and around 9:15 a.m. on Nov. 21 at 66th Avenue and North 20th Street, West Oak Lane. On May 9, he attacked two brothers, ages 14 and 15, after...

...May 9, he attacked two brothers, ages 14 and 15, after abducting them on the 3300 block of Ridge Avenue in Strawberry Mansion. With Thursday’s attack, there are now six victims...

    Philly police: Serial abductor/molester of teen boys strikes again
    A man who on several occasions last year abducted teenage boys and sexually assaulted them has struck again - this time on Thursday morning in Southwest Philadelphia, police said Friday evening.
    http://www.philly.com

Apr 27

Apr 25

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