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(A cleaning service rolls equipment up to the Center City One condominium building, flooded when two standpipes broke.  Credit: Jim Melwert)

Owners of Flooded Center City Condos Will Spend Another Night in Limbo

More than 200 residents of a Center City Philadelphia condominium apartment building will have to wait at least another day before they are allowed to return to their homes.

05/30/2012

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ACLU Lawsuit Puts Kibosh On New Driver’s License ID Rules In New Jersey

Legal action by the American Civil Liberties Union has delayed New Jersey’s new driver’s license requirements.

05/07/2012

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Developers Reveal Plans For Thomas Edison High Overhaul

The landscape will soon be changing at the site of the former Thomas Edison High School on Lehigh Avenue in Philadelphia.

04/20/2012

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Underground Derailment Causes Delays on SEPTA Regional Rails Through Center City

Commuters can expect delays of about 15 minutes on all SEPTA regional rail lines throughout Friday night’s evening rush.

03/23/2012

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Man Arrested After Entering Upper Darby Police Station With Loaded Gun And Threatening To Kill Cops

A Glenolden, Delaware County man is facing attempted murder charges after he entered the Upper Darby Police station early Saturday morning with a loaded gun demanding that his girlfriend be released.

02/26/2012

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Wait a Second! Scientists Consider Ending Practice of Adding ‘Leap Seconds’

Timekeepers in Geneva, Switzerland have met to consider getting rid of the 40-year-old practice that keeps the world’s atomic clocks synchronized with the Earth’s rotation.

01/19/2012

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Suspect Sought In Separate Main Line Groping Attacks

Lower Merion police are on the lookout for a groper following two separate incidents Monday.

01/10/2012

New Facebook ‘Timeline’ Feature Raises Privacy Concerns

For now it’s optional, but eventually all member profiles will change to a “timeline” format, similar to a digital scrapbook.

12/16/2011

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3 Boys Charged In West Philadelphia Elementary School Assault

Three boys are facing charges stemming from a reported sex assault at a Philadelphia elementary school.

11/29/2011

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Philadelphia Zoo’s New Snow Leopard Cubs Meet An Enraptured Public

The brothers were born June 9th and have since grown to about 28 pounds each.

11/17/2011

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Voluntary Cantaloupe Recall Extended To Pennsylvania and NJ

Pennsylvania and New Jersey are now among at least seventeen states affected by a voluntary recall of cantaloupes.

09/16/2011

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Union Talks Continue As Possible Strike Looms For Philadelphia’s Catholic High Schools

Contract talks continue between the Association of Catholic Teachers and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, as the two sides try to come together to avoid a strike at the city’s Catholic High Schools.

09/05/2011

47 Syringes Discovered On Atlantic County Beach

Medical waste that was improperly disposed of has been discovered on a New Jersey beach.


08/16/2011

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Philadelphia Community Gardeners Keeping Eagle Eye On Ripening Produce

City dwellers often turn to community gardens as a way to grow their own fresh produce. But it doesn’t build a sense of community when your hard word is stolen before you have a chance to enjoy it.

08/08/2011

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Temple University Hosts Regional Confab To Build US Entrepreneurship

Lawmakers from Philadelphia, New Jersey, and Delaware, along with small business leaders, held a roundtable discussion on how to encourage entrepreneurship and create more jobs.

08/08/2011

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