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Search Is On After Nearly A Dozen Robberies Targeting The Elderly In Northeast Philadelphia

Police in Philadelphia are asking the public for help finding a man who’s been robbing elderly victims after they’ve made withdrawals from banks in the east and northeast sections of the city.

08/21/2014

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Water Main Break In Northeast Philadelphia Leaves Dozens Of Homes, Businesses Without Service

It happened around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Lardner and Farnsworth Streets in Mayfair.

08/19/2014

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Gunman Wearing Clown Mask Robs Northeast Philly 7-Eleven

Detectives say a gunman who was wearing a clown mask robbed a 7-eleven in Northeast Philadelphia early Thursday morning.

08/14/2014

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Brotherly Love: Volunteer Steps Up Despite Hardship

In our weekly Brotherly Love stories, we meet a lot of people volunteering at food banks to help the hungry. Eyewitness News anchor Ukee Washington met one volunteer who fell on hard times and needed help herself, but still gives back every month.

08/13/2014

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Cops: Nephew Tried To Break Into Home Of Murder Victim Connie McClain-Murray

Police arrested two suspects they say tried to break into the Northeast Philadelphia home of murder victim Connie McClain-Murray.

08/13/2014

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After More Than 60 Years, Local Veteran Receives Purple Heart

Sixty years after returning from war, a Northeast Philadelphia man gets the medal he deserves.

08/11/2014

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Detectives Search For Clues After Mother Is Strangled In Northeast Philadelphia

The search continued Thursday for clues that could lead to the killer of a Northeast Philadelphia married mother of two.

08/07/2014

(Tom Wolf, candidate for governor of Pennsylvania, center, chats with Alan Levin, CEO of Northeast Building Products.  Photo by Tim Jimenez)

Pa. Governor Candidate Tom Wolf Says State Should Do More For Philadelphia Schools

One day after Governor Corbett was in town to announce an advance of funds for the troubled School District of Philadelphia, his Democratic opponent in the upcoming election, Tom Wolf, made a campaign stop in Northeast Philadelphia.

08/07/2014

Male wearing Muslim garb wanted in attempted bank robbery in Northeast Philly on August 6, 2014. (credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Man Dressed In Muslim Garb Attempts To Rob Northeast Philly Bank

Police are searching for a male who attempted to rob a Northeast Philadelphia bank while wearing Muslim garb.

08/07/2014

Police say the body of a female was found near these benches in a park in Northeast Philly on August 5, 2014. (credit: Steve Patterson)

Police Confirm Jogger In Northeast Philly Was Strangled

A mother of two went for a run, but never returned. Hours after being reported missing, her body was found in a park in Northeast Philadelphia.

08/06/2014

Police say the body of a female was found near these benches in a park in Northeast Philly on August 5, 2014. (credit: Steve Patterson)

Mother Of 2 Found Dead In Northeast Philadelphia Park

Police are investigating the discovery of a female’s body near a park in Northeast Philadelphia early Tuesday morning.

08/05/2014

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1 Injured When Jeep Crashes Into Building In Northeast Philly

One person was taken to the hospital after a jeep lost control and crashed into a building Sunday night in Northeast Philadelphia.

08/03/2014

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Northeast Philadelphia Man Accused Of Distributing Child Pornography

Fifty-three-year-old William Bairstow, of Northeast Philadelphia, was arrested on July 25 following an undercover investigation.

08/01/2014

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Firefighters Battle Commercial Blaze In Northeast Philadelphia

The fire was reported just before 9 a.m. in the 1100 block of Norcom Road.

07/29/2014

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Local Groups Back National Move To Find Four-Legged Soldiers Forever Homes

There are unsung heroes in every war. But now, some vets are making sure our four-legged soldiers are getting the recognition they deserve.

07/23/2014

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