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February 4: Waterfront advocates blast Blatstein | Coryell out as Carpenter's union head | O'Neill opposes twin-home grocery

Delaware waterfront advocates are blasting the inclusion of strip mall retail, surface parking, and a gas station in Bart Blatstein's proposal for the Foxwoods site on the Delaware waterfront, reports Jacob…

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Cottman Avenue a focus of Central Northeast planning discussion

When you think of Cottman Avenue west of the Roosevelt Boulevard, what do you picture? Heavy car traffic, lots of parking lots, several retail stores — many of which are vacant.…

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Priest charged with sexual abuse of former Resurrection of Our Lord student

Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams is charging 75-year-old Rev. Robert Brennan with rape, involuntary deviate sexual assault, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse and aggravated indecent assault. "Rev. Brennan is charged with sexually…

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Central Northeast Planning District meeting Sept. 24

The second of three planning meetings for neighborhoods in the Central Northeast Planning District will take place Tuesday, Sept. 24 at the Northeast Regional Branch of the Free Library, 2228 Cottman…

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Central Northeast neighborhoods discuss demographics, employment

Nearly 80,000 people live in what the Philadelphia City Planning Commission calls the Central Northeast District, and who they are and what they do was the focus of a recent…

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Northeast teachers, school employees among of 'Faces of the Layoffs'  gives a voice to the thousands of Philadelphia School District employees who've been told they would not have jobs this coming fall. It was organized by largely by Larissa Pahomov,…

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Northeast Philly families get help from up-and-coming programs

Northeast Philadelphia has many different programs that help members of the community in different ways. T wo programs that are relatively new to the area are Heart to Heart, run through…

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Third-degree murder charge for Rhawnhurst couple who lost second child to faith-healing death

The Philadelphia District Attorney's office has filed third-degree murder charges against Herbert and Catherine Schaible for the death of their 7-month-old son, Brandon. Brandon died in April from bacterial pneumonia, dehydration…

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Catholic school alumni invited to share their photos

Calling all Catholic school alumni: Philadelphia magazine is inviting former Catholic school students to share photos from their school days. The request follows an article from the May issue by Michael…

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Mayfair girl's lemonade stand raises money for cancer patients

Saturday was a beautiful day for a lemonade stand. Sandra Stewart thanked everyone who came out to her daughter Corin's Alex's Lemonade Stand outside of Marinucci's Deli on the corner of…

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Rhawnhurst couple sentenced in faith-healing death loses second child

For the second time in four years, a Rhawnhurst family whose religion shuns traditional medicine has allowed an infant son to pass away. Now, many are wondering if state or local…

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Suspects sought in Fox Chase, Rhawnhurst bank robberies [video]

Police in the 7th and 2nd districts are looking for the suspects in two separate robberies. The first took place March 13 at the Trumark Financial credit union located at 7306 Castor…

Can I sell my house without doing repairs? [Real NEastate]

Q: My house is in Rhawnhurst and I am ready to move. It is a nice house, but my friends have told me it is “dated.” I don’t really have a…

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BREAKING: SPCA officers on the scene of possible animal hoarding case in Rhawnhurst

Pennsylvania SPCA Humane Law Enforcement Officers are executing a search warrant and removing dozens of animals from a house on the 1900-block of Emerson Street in Rhawnhurst, according to PSPCA…

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Northeast Philadelphia Hall of Fame inducts 5 new members [video]

More than 200 people opted to spend a sunny Sunday indoors for what, for many, was an emotional Northeast Philadelphia Hall of Fame induction ceremony. "The average Philadelphian probably doesn't think…

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Part of Cottman Avenue renamed for fallen police officer

A portion of Cottman Avenue was renamed today for Sgt. Stephen Liczbinksi. Cottman Avenue at Algon outside Northeast High School now has a memorial highway sign in honor of the…

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Police look for young Northeast High burglar [video]

Police are still looking for the person who broke into Northeast High School last month, and are asking the public's help to identify him. Described as a 16- to 20-year-old, the…

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Right NEast/Wrong NEast: Action News extends Burholme's boundaries

"Elderly woman beaten in Burholme home invasion," read the July 11 Action News headline. It struck fear in people, naturally. But people in Burholme - or with elderly relatives in…

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Right NEast/Wrong NEast: uses the wrong neighborhood and the wrong neighborhood name

When it rains it pours. Not only is having trouble with its map again, but the reporters are still struggling with using the Castor Gardens' whole name. A news brief…

Real NEastate: What's a good credit score for a renter?

Q: I have a house for rent in Rhawnhurst for $,1200. I have had a few people fill out applications, but nobody has been able to provide me with a credit…

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