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Police: Man Fatally Shot In Southwest Philadelphia

It happened shortly after 9 p.m. Thursday at the 5600 block of Baltimore Avenue.

01/08/2015

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Police: 18-Year-Old Dies After Being Shot In Southwest Philadelphia

Police say an 18-year-old was shot twice in the stomach on the 6100 block of Glenmore Avenue Wednesday afternoon.

01/07/2015

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Fire Rips Through Rowhomes In Southwest Philadelphia

The fire was reported around 9:15 p.m. Friday at the 2200 block of South 68th Street.

01/02/2015

Suspect wanted in several hotel robberies. (credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Philadelphia Police Hunting For Serial Hotel Robber

Police are searching for a robber who has targeted seven hotels in Southwest Philadelphia and Tinicum Township.

12/30/2014

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Anti-Violence Rally Held Outside Southwest Philadelphia High School

City officials, school staff and the Philadelphia teachers union held an anti-violence rally outside of the troubled Bartram High School Wednesday afternoon.

11/12/2014

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Rally Planned To Petition For Increased Security At Southwest Philadelphia School

The rally comes after a substitute teacher was reportedly assaulted in the hallway of Bartram High School in Kingsessing earlier this month.

11/12/2014

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13 Injured In Accident Involving Trolley, Vehicle In Southwest Philadelphia

It happened around 5:45 p.m. Monday near Woodland Avenue and 46th Street.

11/10/2014

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Correctional Officer Found Dead In Southwest Philadelphia Home

The sister and other family members of correctional officer Freda Denny met outside her home Friday night.

10/17/2014

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Worker Hospitalized After Falling 45 Feet In Construction Accident In Southwest Philadelphia

The incident occurred on the 2700 block of S. 58th Street.

10/17/2014

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Injuries Reported After School Bus-Minivan Crash In Southwest Philly

Four people were taken to the hospital after a crash involving a school bus in Philadelphia Wednesday morning.

10/08/2014

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No Injuries After Partial Building Collapse In Southwest Philadelphia

The roof collapsed on the building, located at 4800 Woodland Avenue in Kingsessing, around 7 p.m.

09/02/2014

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SW Philly Church Collects Supplies For Children Displaced By Deadly Fire

A Southwest Philadelphia Church is holding a celebration today for the children displaced following last month’s deadly fire on Gesner Street in Southwest Philadelphia.

08/30/2014

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Broken Drive Shaft Strands Philadelphia Fire Truck En Route To Call

While en route to a service call Friday, the drive shaft of a Philadelphia fire truck broke off, stranding several firefighters and the truck for several hours.

08/22/2014

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Wake Held For Children Killed In Southwest Philadelphia Fire

Family and friends bid a final farewell to four children who lost their lives in a massive rowhome fire.

08/15/2014

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Fire Officials: Cause Of Gesner Street Blaze That Killed 4 Children ‘Undetermined’

Four-year-old twins Maria and Marialla Bowah and brothers four-year-old Patrick Sanyeah and seven-week-old Taj Jacque died in the early morning hours on July 5, when the fire broke out at the rowhome.

08/15/2014

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