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Pennsylvania Dean’s Alibi To Teen Sex Allegations: Funeral

A Pennsylvania high school dean accused of having sex with a 16-year-old student a decade ago says he was at a funeral when the relationship allegedly began.

10/23/2014

Family and friends gather at the funeral for four children who died in a fire in Southwest Philadelphia in July. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Liberian Community Gathers To Mourn Four Children Killed In Southwest Philadelphia Fire

Funeral services were held Saturday for four young children who died in a fire in Southwest Philadelphia last month.

08/16/2014

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DA: Sixers Legend Charles Barkley Offers To Pay For Funeral Of 3 Children Killed In Carjacking Crash

Sixers legend Charles Barkley is offering to pay the funeral expenses of three young siblings who died tragically in a hit and run crash in North Philadelphia.

07/28/2014

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Police: 3 Shot At Funeral In Trenton

Three people were shot and one person is in custody in Trenton where gunfire rang out this afternoon at the funeral for a homicide victim who died last week.

04/22/2014

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Dig Deeper When Considering Burial Insurance

If you’re thinking of buying burial insurance, this is what you should ask.

01/13/2014

L Pete Hoskins and R Stephen pastor. In West Laurel Hill Cemetery
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Bitter Winter Blast Not Impacting Burial Services In The Area

Local cemeteries can’t control nature, during these freeze thaw cycles, but unlike some areas to our north which suspend burials until the spring thaw, the mourning process is not delayed.

01/11/2014

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Woman Finds Wrong Body In Her Mother’s Casket At NJ Funeral Home

Lisa Kondvar, of Warwick, and her family discovered another woman’s body in the casket at a New Jersey funeral home last month. The body of her mother, Margaret Porkka, had been prepared at a funeral home on the island.

01/10/2014

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Vietnam War Soldier’s Remains Finally Returned To Philadelphia Area

It’s a solemn hero’s welcome 45 years in the making, and a bittersweet day for those who knew Major Louis Guillermin.

10/04/2013

(Joan Krajewski in 2008.  Image from City of Phila. TV)

Friends, Family Remember Philadelphia City Councilwoman

Philadelphia said goodbye on Tuesday to a relentless former councilwoman who always stood up for her neighborhoods in the Northeast.

09/04/2013

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IronPigs Giving Away A Free Funeral To One ‘Lucky’ Fan

The Lehigh Valley IronPigs will be giving away a free funeral or memorial service on what they’re calling their “Celebration Of Life” night on August 20th at Coca-Cola Park.

06/26/2013

(Late US Sen. Frank Lautenberg, D-NJ, speaks to members of the press last January 29th.  Credit: Alex Wong/ Getty Images)

NJ Sen. Lautenberg Remembered For Tenacious Rise

“He came out fighting, and he never stopped,” Rabbi Elliot Cosgrove told mourners, including Vice President Joe Biden, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.

06/05/2013

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Funeral Arrangements Announced For Victim Of Delaware Courthouse Shooting

Funeral arrangements for one of the victims of the deadly New Castle County Courthouse shooting have been released.

02/13/2013

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Funeral Services Planned For Television Host Sally Starr

The legendary Philadelphia-area TV and radio host died Sunday at a nursing home in New Jersey.

01/29/2013

Former Governor Ed Rendell and Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter remember Happy Fernandez as a tireless worker with a heart of gold. (credit: Mike Dougherty)

Hundreds Gather To Remember Happy Fernandez

Hundreds of people packed the Germantown Jewish Centre Sunday afternoon to celebrate the life of former Philadelphia city councilwoman Happy Fernandez.

01/27/2013

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Many Attend Funeral Services For Murdered New Jersey Girl

Autumn Pasquale, the 12-year-old Clayton girl found murdered this week, was laid to rest amidst hundreds, if not thousands of family, friends and neighbors Saturday. This as a pair of teenaged neighbor boys stand accused of killing her for her bicycle.

10/27/2012

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