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13-Year-Old Hospitalized In South Philadelphia Shooting

Police are investigating a shooting in South Philadelphia late Monday afternoon that left a 13-year-old boy hospitalized in stable condition. Police believe it may have been over a bike that was stolen from the victim on Sunday.

06/16/2014

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Two Years After Water Main Break, South Philadelphia Residents Fuming Over Losses

“Peco management should be ashamed,” said resident Marla Rosenberg. Peco filed a loss claim for $750,000. The city’s total liability is capped at $500,000.

06/07/2014

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3 Stabbed, 1 Hit With Brass Knuckles In Philly 

Police say three men were stabbed and a fourth hit in the head with brass knuckles in a bar fight in south Philadelphia over the weekend.

06/01/2014

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Veterans Reflect On The Meaning Of Memorial Day

Veterans groups have been taking part in Memorial Day services throughout the region this weekend.

05/25/2014

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First Grader Dies After Collapsing In Philadelphia Classroom

The incident happened around 2 p.m. at the Andrew Jackson School.

05/21/2014

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Man Shot 3 Times In South Philadelphia

Police say the man was shot in the shoulder, back, and chest. The authorities have not released his identity yet.

05/18/2014

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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

The Italian Market Festival includes lots of traditional foods (left and right photos of 2013 festival by John McDevitt), and a halfball tournament (file photo provided).

Positively Philadelphia: The Italian Market Festival Returns

The Italian Market Festival is Saturday and Sunday, May 17th and 18th. But this year, the huge block party offers something new.

05/11/2014

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15-Year-Old Girl Ordered To Trial For Killing 14-Year-Old Boy

A 14-year-old boy is dead, and a 15-year-old girl is ordered to stand for trial on reduced charges in a case just full of tragedy for both teens and their families.

04/22/2014

Ray Sheehan, one of the organizers of the World's Largest Bar Crawl in Philadelphia. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: Philadelphia Looks To Make History With World’s Largest Bar Crawl

The largest bar crawl ever officially took place last year in Kansas, drawing 4,885 people. On Saturday, May 3rd, that record is expected to be shattered in Philadelphia during what will likely be the new World’s Largest Bar Crawl.

04/20/2014

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Family, Friends Hold Vigil For Fruit Vendor Murdered One Year Ago In South Philadelphia

The pain of a single day, a beloved father and husband murdered, turned to a year of agony after 365 days without justice.

04/18/2014

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Suspicious Device Found Inside Queen Village Building

Police say PGW workers and the Philadelphia Fire Department responded to a report of a smell of gas in the 700 block of S. 4th Street around 9 p.m.

04/14/2014

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Crews Pull Body From Delaware River In South Philadelphia

Police are investigating after a body was pulled from Delaware River Friday afternoon.

04/11/2014

Scene of shooting on April 10, 2014. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Cops: Teen Struck 9 Times During Shooting In South Philly

A 19-year-old is at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania after police say he was shot at least nine times in South Philadelphia.

04/11/2014

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South Philadelphia Attempted Kidnapper Sentenced To 17-34 Years In Prison

But police and prosecutors say the little girl’s courage went far beyond saving herself and her brother that terrifying day. She fearlessly testified at the trial for Carlos Figueroa-Fagot who tried to abduct her.

04/04/2014

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