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(US Rep. Bob Brady, who brokered a plan to salvage the Philadelphia bike race, is joined by some of the principles in the deal.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Revamped Philadelphia Bicycle Race Will Be Shorter, More Compact Event

The new race, called the Philly Cycling Classic, will have a shorter course that will be more concentrated in Manayunk, Roxborough, and East Falls.

02/07/2013

Health

Hundreds To Gather For Cystic Fibrosis Fundraiser In Philadelphia

Hundreds will gather Saturday night for a fundraiser to fight cystic fibrosis and support a 27-year-old Lower Merion woman who is suffering from the fatal disease.

12/01/2012

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1 Injured In SEPTA Bus, Car Collision In East Falls

An accident involving a SEPTA bus and a passenger vehicle early Friday morning left one man hospitalized.

07/27/2012

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Philadelphia Pizza Shop Boosts Sales With Smartphone App

A Philadelphia pizza shop is getting a big sales boost with a smartphone app that gives customers another way to order a pie; and it could be a way for other small businesses to get in on mobile money.

07/01/2012

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Multiple People Dead In Violent Span Of Several Hours In Philadelphia

Police say violence claimed the lives of several people in different parts of the city over a span of several hours.

06/24/2012

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Police Investigating Shooting In East Falls

Philadelphia Police are investigating a double shooting in the East Falls section of the city.

06/08/2012

Reenactors mark Memorial Day at Laurel Hill Cemetary. (Credit: Molly Daly)

New Stop Added To A Memorial Day Tradition

Civil war re-enactors, veterans and the public gathered at Laurel Hill Cemetery in East Falls on Sunday for the annual Memorial Day service. The ceremony at the grave of General George Gordon Meade honors all veterans.

05/28/2012

1 Dead, 2 Injured In 3-Car Accident In East Falls

One person is dead and two others are injured after a three-car accident in East Falls.

05/14/2012

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Competition Still Open To Rename Arthur Ashe Tennis Center In East Falls

The Arthur Ashe Youth Tennis and Education Center in East Falls will be changing its name this summer.

03/24/2012

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Man Struck By SEPTA Train In East Falls

A man was reportedly struck and killed by a SEPTA train in East Falls early Saturday morning.

03/03/2012

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Elderly Man Struck And Killed By Car In East Falls

A 77-year-old man was struck and killed by a vehicle in East Falls on Tuesday night.

02/21/2012

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Authorities Investigate Blaze In East Falls

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Authorities are investigating a fire that damaged a two-story store front Saturday morning in East Falls. Just before 6 a.m., fire crews were called out to the 3400 block of Division Street. […]

08/13/2011

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Two People Killed In Motorcycle Crash On Route I In Philadelphia

Authorities continue to investigate a double fatal motorcycle crash along the Roosevelt extension in East Falls early this morning.

05/28/2011

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Ceremony Honors America’s Little-Known ‘First Ballerina’ At Philadelphia Cemetery

It took more than a hundred years, but “America’s first ballerina” now has a gravestone.

05/19/2011

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White Teachers Sue Philadelphia School, Charge Race Bias

Four white Philadelphia teachers filed federal race-bias lawsuits that accuse a black principal of creating a hostile work environment and suggesting they were unfit to teach black children.

05/17/2011

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