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Man Steals FedEx Truck, Leads Philly Police On Wild Chase

A man was arrested after police say he stole a FedEx delivery truck and led police on chase in Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.

11/21/2013

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New Affordable Housing Development Opens In Nicetown

Dilapidated buildings, vacant homes and blight in the 4000 Block of Germantown Avenue have been ripped out and replaced by newly paved streets, brick town home rentals and bright commercial space.

11/21/2013

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1 Dead, 4 Injured In Nicetown Crash

The accident was reported at about 10:30 p.m. at the 4300 block of Wissahickon Avenue.

10/30/2013

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Arrest Made In Deadly Hit-And-Run In Nicetown

Philadelphia Police say an arrest has been made in connection with a deadly hit-and-run in Nicetown.

10/24/2013

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Quick Guilty Verdict In 2011 Fatal Nicetown Bar Shooting

The jury deliberated little more than an hour before finding defendant Wayne James, 47, guilty of all charges against him including first-degree murder.

10/07/2013

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Murder Trial Ordered For 3 In Thanksgiving Night Shooting In Nicetown

A 25-year-old woman a block from the shooting scene was killed.

07/31/2013

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Naked Man Critical After Being Shot By Police In North Philadelphia

Officials in Philadelphia are investigating a police-involved shooting that left a man in critical condition.

06/29/2013

Youth Build students gather on the porch of the abandoned Nicetown home they will renovate. (credit: Pat Loeb/KYW)

Students Renovate Abandoned Property Into High Energy Efficient Homes In Nicetown

The house across from Wayne Junction is a wreck – broken windows, ripped shingles, drooping trim. But Devon Goodwin sees potential.

05/14/2013

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Deadly Start To 2013 In Philadelphia

Police are investigating multiple shootings that happened overnight.

01/01/2013

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Man Shot While Opening Midas Store In Philadelphia

A man was rushed to the hospital after being shot while opening an auto repair shop in Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.

12/18/2012

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Philadelphia Police Search For 5th Suspect In Murder Of 25-Year-Old Woman

For the second time in two weeks, an innocent victim has been gunned down in the crossfire on a Philadelphia street.

11/27/2012

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POLICE: 25-Year-Old Woman Shot In Head In Nicetown

Police are investigating a shooting that took place in the Nicetown section of the city early Friday morning.

11/23/2012

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Ground Broken For 50 Affordable Homes in Nicetown

“Court I was an affordable apartment (rental) complex, where Court II is an affordable home ownership complex,” says the head of the Nicetown Community Development Corp.

09/17/2012

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Woman Found Dead In Nicetown Alley Saturday Morning

The manhunt is on for a gunman who shot and killed a mother in Nicetown, Pa. early Saturday morning.

08/04/2012

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More Philadelphia Tire Slashings, This Time In Nicetown-Tioga

Philadelphia police are investigating at least 19 more tire slashing incidents in the Nicetown-Tioga section of North Philadelphia.

04/11/2012

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