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Scene of armored car heist in Northeast Philadelphia on April 17, 2014. (credit: Jan Carabeo)

FBI Agents Raid West Philly Home Believed To Be Involved In Armored Car Heist

FBI agents have reportedly raided a home in West Philadelphia believed to be part of the investigation into yesterday’s armored car robbery at the TD Bank in Mayfair.

13 hours ago

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West Philadelphia Man Sentenced in Hot Coffee Attack Case

A West Philadelphia man has been sentenced to prison for a devastating attack on a donut shop worker.

04/15/2014

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Man Sentenced In Pizza Shop Attack

A suspect who viciously attacked a father, for no apparent reason, as he dined in a West Philadelphia pizza shop with his wife and five-year-old son, will now spend seven-and-a-half to 15 years behind bars for his crime.

04/08/2014

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UPDATE: Arrests Made Following Robbery of Elderly Woman in West Philadelphia

Police have made two arrests in connection with the abduction and robbery of an 80-year-old woman in West Philadelphia

04/02/2014

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Police: 80-Year-Old Woman Abducted, Robbed In West Philadelphia

Philadelphia Police are searching for a man and a woman they say forced an elderly woman into a car, drove her to a bank, and then robbed her.

04/01/2014

SEPTA bus hit by brick.

SEPTA Bus Hit By Brick In West Philadelphia

Around 12:18 p.m., a Route 30 bus traveling eastbound on Vine Street near 52nd Street was reportedly struck by a brick.

03/26/2014

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Police: Suspect Sought in Series of Philadelphia Armed Robberies

His face may be partially covered, but he is caught on surveillance cameras and the video is quite clear.

03/20/2014

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Man In Critical Condition After West Philadelphia Stabbing

Police say it happened at 5:48 p.m. Monday in the 5100 block of Irving Street.

03/10/2014

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2 In Critical Condition After West Philadelphia Crash

It happened around 9:40 p.m. Wednesday at 48th and Market Streets.

03/05/2014

(Upon graduation, students in Drexel's Certified Medical Assistant program will help fill an employment gap at the university's medical school.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

Drexel U. Professional Skills Initiative Gets $50,000 Boost From Citizens Bank

According to officials, the money will go to help the University City District find students from West Philadelphia to participate in a certificate program to become a physician’s assistant.

02/28/2014

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Bail Set At $1 Million For Man Accused In Hammer Attack

KYW’s Robin Culverwell reports the attorney representing the suspect says police have the wrong man.

02/27/2014

Avery Goldman, owner of 'The Baker's Jar' (credit: Coleman Yunger)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Cake In Jars, Fat Tuesday Fundraiser & Restaurant Deals In Chestnut Hill

Get ready for a unique new bakery, some great deals at restaurants in Chestnut Hill and some fun on Fat Tuesday.

02/27/2014

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Suspect In Violent Hammer Attack Surrenders To Police

Philadelphia police say the suspect who allegedly attacked a man with a hammer in West Philadelphia last week, leaving him with severe head trauma, has turned himself in.

02/26/2014

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Suspect Turns Himself In After Attacking Man With Hammer In West Philadelphia

The laceration on the man’s head reportedly required surgery and police say he will now have to go through intensive speech therapy in order to verbally communicate again.

02/25/2014

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City Sanitation Truck Gets Stuck In Large Sinkhole In West Philly

A sanitation truck became trapped in a large pothole in Philadelphia Friday morning.

02/21/2014

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