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(Officials turn shovelsful of dirt in a trough for a ceremonial groundbreaking of the new facility.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

CHOP Partners With City Officials For ‘First-Of-Its-Kind’ Project

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Nutter Administration are partnering to build a multipurpose facility in South Philadelphia.

09/19/2014

Scene of deadly building fall in West Philadelphia on September 17, 2014. (credit: Jim Melwert)

8-Year-Old Girl Dies After High-Rise Building Fall In West Philadelphia

A young girl has died after falling out of a high-rise apartment complex in Philadelphia Wednesday morning.

09/17/2014

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Health: Stand Up To Cancer Research Brings Hope To Patients At The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl speaks with one family who hopes local research funded by tonight’s event can potentially save their young boy’s life.

09/05/2014

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Just In Time For Made In America, Young Cancer Patient At CHOP Covers Jay Z In Hopes Of Meeting The Rapper

“I made this video to explain the everyday life of a cancer patient in a more unique way,” Tom says at the end of the video, before holding up a sign with the hashtag #BaldSoHard.

08/29/2014

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Health: Radioactive Treatment Helps Children Battling Cancer

3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on it , and how a local hospital is trying to make it work even better.

08/08/2014

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3 Children Report Electric Shocks While Swimming at South Phila. Pool

Emergency crews were called out to the O’Connor Pool around 1:16 p.m. Friday after three children were reportedly shocked.

08/08/2014

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Aramark and CHOP Team Up To Battle Childhood Obesity

The project called Home Plate is a three year research project to teach low income parents the best way to cook healthy meals to keep their kids fit.

08/03/2014

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CHOP Study: Healthy Babies Often Delivered Early For No Medical Reason

The study also found that the rate of “nonindicated” births before 39 weeks was 86% higher in 2009 than in 1995.

07/02/2014

A happy attendee at the Ice Cream Festival. (Credit: Jeff Kahan)

Hear Philly: Fighting Childhood Cancer With All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream

Families can enjoy unlimited frozen treats at Penn’s Landing on July 4th through 6th to benefit the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

06/27/2014

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Teen Shot In Hand In Grays Ferry

Police say a 15-year-old was shot in Grays Ferry on Tuesday night.

06/24/2014

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Mother, Boyfriend Face Charges Following School Heroin Incident

A mother and her boyfriend are facing charges after the woman’s six-year-old daughter allegedly brought 11 packs of heroin into a classroom at Commodore John Barry Elementary School Tuesday.

06/11/2014

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Boy Survives Fall From 3-Story Window In South Philadelphia

A four-year-old boy is recovering at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia after falling from a third story window in Bella Vista.

05/16/2014

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Man Arrested For Shooting 8-Year-Old In Chester County

Police arrested a Chester County man Saturday for allegedly firing the shot that struck an eight-year-boy as he rode his bicycle nearby.

05/10/2014

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Date Set For 10th Annual Andrew Farrell Home Run Derby

This year, we are excited to announce the 2013 Andrew Farrell Home Run Derby is set for Saturday, May 17th at George Washington High School.

05/05/2014

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Penn Medicine, CHOP Receive $3.25 Million Gift To Create Friedreich’s Ataxia Center of Excellence

Penn Medicine and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia received a $3.25 million dollar gift to establish a center dedicated to a degenerative disease affecting one in every 50,000 people in the world.

03/06/2014

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