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Telephone Help Line In Operation For Philadelphia’s Persistent Heat Wave

The excessive heat warning remains in effect for the region, and the Philadelphia Corporation for Aging’s “Heatline” will be open 8:30am until 12 midnight today through Friday.

07/16/2013

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Getting Divorced? In N.J., Now There’s An App For That, Too.

For those contemplating divorce in New Jersey, a law firm is offering a smartphone app to help smooth the process.

07/05/2013

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Philadelphia Sees Record Rainfall In June

Rain, rain, go away!! Forecasters say this June has been the wettest on record for the Philadelphia area.

06/30/2013

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Philadelphia’s Pride Parade Celebrates 25 Years

It’s not the longest-running Pride Parade in the country, but Philadelphia’s Pride Parade has been promoting equality in the L-G-B-T community for 25 years.

06/09/2013

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Driver Charged With Dragging Philadelphia Officer Has Prior Police Record

The district attoney’s office has charged Naim Woodley with simple assault, reckless endangerment, and resisting arrest.

04/01/2013

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Postal Workers Hold Rally In Old City To Gain Support For Continuation Of Saturday Mail Delivery

Postal worker from Philadelphia and surrounding counties held a rally at the B. Free Franklin Post Office in Old City on Sunday advocating that the U.S. Postal Service should continue Saturday delivery.

03/24/2013

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Fashion’s Night Out Canceled In U.S. Cities

An annual event that was designed to increase interest in fashion during tough economic times will go on hiatus this year.

02/28/2013

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Area Health Care Workers Encouraged To Get Flu Shot

The Hospital and Health System Association of Pennsylvania along with the Pennsylvania Department of Health have a campaign underway encouraging health care workers to get their flu shots.

01/13/2013

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Medicare To Fine Hospitals With High Readmission Rates Among Seniors.

Medicare was set to begin fining hospitals on Monday that have too many senior patients readmitted within 30 days. The move is part of a government effort to improve health care quality while saving taxpayers money.

09/30/2012

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Wawa Recalls Prepared Fruit Products Over Concern Of Possible Salmonella Contamination

Wawa is voluntarily recalling certain products that could be contaminated with salmonella from tainted mangoes.

09/02/2012

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Adoption Program Matches Veterans With Homeless Greyhounds

April Nees and Swoop were brought together through the “Hounds for Heroes” program which allows veterans to adopt greyhounds free of charge.

08/03/2012

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Reward Offered in Rape, Robbery of 78-Year-Old Germantown Woman

Ronald Gregory, 24, is described as 5′ 9″ tall, 185 lbs., with tattoos on both forearms, his right hand, and right ear.

07/31/2012

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A Few Philadelphia Police Officers Will Get Micro-Cams During July 4th Week

During the city’s Fourth of July celebrations, a handful of police officers will have miniature cameras attached to their glasses, hat, or collar.

06/15/2012

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Two Bristol Men Arrested, Charged With Sexual Assault Of Teen In Ocean City, New Jersey.

18-year-old Koshion Thomas and 23-year-old Joshua Jenkins, both of Bristol, Bucks County, are charged with with sexually assaulting a teenage girl in Ocean City, New Jersey.

06/14/2012

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Cheyney University On Alert After Threat By Student

There were some tense moments for Cheyney University students on Thursday morning after a student made threats against the school through social media.

06/14/2012

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