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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is located in Philadelphia County. Zip codes in Philadelphia, PA include 19105, 19147, and 19099. The median home price in Philadelphia is $150,000 which is roughly $87/per square foot. More Philadelphia information.

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Caroline Anderson Burnett, 97, a tenacious polio survivor

Caroline Anderson Burnett, 97, formerly of Swarthmore, a polio survivor who defied doctors' predictions that she would never walk again or have a child, died Monday, Aug. 25, of causes related to aging at her home at Kendal at Longwood.


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5 stories to follow: Sept. 2

3. First day of school: A number of other school districts in the area are resuming classes today, including Camden , where three new Renaissance schools are opening, amid other improvements in security and technology throughout the district, and the embattled Philadelphia charter school founded by Walter D. Palmer , who has scheduled a news ... (more)


10 hrs ago |

Some Philly university students give crime reports low grades

IN JANUARY 2011, a University of Pennsylvania student was assaulted about three blocks from campus, allegedly by a "flash mob" of up to 40 youths.


Mon Sep 01, 2014

Daily Reporter

9-foot Joe Frazier statue rising in Philadelphia

Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone .


Choral Arts Philadelphia to perform at Mount Gretna Playhouse

The performance will feature a rendition of "All-Night Vigil" by Sergei Rachmaninov, which is also commonly referred to as "Vespers."



Kings of Leon return to the stage at stormy...

Thunderstorms couldn't keep KINGS OF LEON from making their live comeback at the Made in America festival in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Sunday night .


The Philadelphia School District: Up in smoke?

Okay, so we all know that smoking is bad news -or we certainly should at this point in the game given all the warnings over the years.



Alex Holley Premieres On 'Good Day Philadelphia'

We've taken the show on the road! Mike Jerrick and his crew are in Wildwood on Monday morning.


A franchise plan 'wit' some meat

Among many enlightenments realized from the controversy over the "Speak English" sign at Geno's Steaks was this: The cheesesteak experience in Philadelphia is a situational one, varying from vendor to vendor and griddle to griddle.


The rhythms of a sanitation truck crew

Mamadou Sacko and Barry Williams spend their work days enveloped in a malodorous fog.


Sun Aug 31, 2014

Fringe 2014: A little angst among the ambition

After 18 years of innovative experimental theater, cringingly clunky one-man shows, and everything in between, the 2014 Fringe Festival officially opens Friday with the most ambitious lineup yet.


The Lebanon Daily News

Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights

Severe thunderstorms across the Northeast on Sunday slowed operations at airports, wreaked havoc at outdoor sporting and musical events and sent people scurrying from a beach after three men were struck by lightning.


Ancient Goddess Alive in Philadelphia

Nehallenic Wicca is culturally involved with Continental Northern Europe, or what we call "Channel Culture".


For cancer patient, 'life is how the time goes by'

Sue Russell has rare ocular melanoma. Her life is scans and trials, tears and fear.


Evening Sun

3 juveniles dead in Pennsylvania SUV crash, 3 hurt

State police did not release the ages of those involved in Saturday morning's crash but said all were juveniles.


CBS Local

SW Philly Church Collects Supplies For Children Displaced By Deadly Fire

A Southwest Philadelphia Church is holding a celebration today for the children displaced following last month's deadly fire on Gesner Street in Southwest Philadelphia.


Sat Aug 30, 2014

CBS Local

Police Investigating 'Suspicious' Death In Hunting Park

Police are investigating what they are calling a "suspicious death" that occurred Saturday morning in the Hunting Park neighborhood of Philadelphia.


Man killed after car strikes pole in South Philadelphia

Police said the one-car crash happened shortly before 7:15 a.m. at the intersection of Christopher Columbus Boulevard and Oregon Avenue.

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Made in America concert set to rock Los Angeles

Downtown Los Angeles is ready for its inaugural outdoor music festival Saturday despite concerns from residents about possible security and traffic issues.


WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Tonight's Concert Picks: Trombone Shorty at the TLA and more

Okay, so obviously Made in America is today, but not everybody has tickets to that.



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