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Little League Star Mo’ne Davis To Speak At Southwest Philadelphia School

Students at a Philadelphia elementary school are getting a very special surprise on Friday.

04/10/2015

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Coach Accused Of Opening Fire At West Philadelphia Basketball Game Turns Himself In

Maurice Tavares declined comment on allegations that he fired the shot toward a rival coach who was trying to defuse an argument he was having with a spectator.

04/06/2015

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Male Stabbed Inside Of Chinese Restaurant In Southwest Philadelphia

Officials say one person was taken to the hospital after being stabbed inside of a Chinese restaurant in Southwest Philadelphia Thursday afternoon.

03/19/2015

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Gunfire In Southwest Philadelphia Forces Children To Run For Cover

Investigators say the intended targets were two men sitting outside.

03/12/2015

(The group Able Bodied Christian Men shovels snow from in front of a Philadelphia home.   Photo by Cherri Gregg)

For One Phila. Volunteer Group, Snowfall Means a Chance To Serve Those In Need

“This is our best way to show love,” says Jackie Wleh, founder of Able Bodied Christian Men, Inc.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/17/2015

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Southwest Philadelphia Church Burglarized For Second Time In A Month

A burglary in a place of worship. Fences, locks, even surveillance cameras aren’t enough to deter a brazen burglar from targeting Straight Gate Church in Southwest Philadelphia not once, but twice.

01/29/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene at the 2600 block of Muhlfeld Street in Southwest Philadelphia. (credit: Chopper 3)

Police: Woman Fatally Shot In Southwest Philadelphia

It happened Wednesday at the 2600 block of Muhlfeld Street.

01/28/2015

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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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