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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 $149,900 which is roughly $82/per square foot. More Philadelphia information.

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Vendor Contracts Awarded For Philadelphia's Bike-Sharing Program

The Nutter administration is delaying its rollout of the citywide bike-share program until next spring, to give the two vendors it has selected enough time to get the program up and running.

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Thu Apr 24, 2014

CBS Local

Philadelphia Street Musician Files Another Lawsuit Against Police

A 72-year-old street musician has filed a lawsuit against the Philadelphia Police Department and the Reading Terminal Market.

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Daily Record

NJ, Pa. lawmakers propose bridge agency changes

Lawmakers from New Jersey and Pennsylvania on Thursday announced plans to change the mission and rules of the Delaware River Port Authority, permanently banning the agency that runs bridges and a commuter train line in the Philadelphia area from engaging in economic development.

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Philly.com

No criminal charges for cops in DN probe

After years of investigation, federal and local prosecutors have decided not to file criminal charges against five Philadelphia narcotics officers accused of lying about evidence on search warrants and stealing from corner stores during raids, Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey told the Inquirer Thursday.

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Philly.com

Questions in police shooting of pizza delivery driver

Philippe Holland's last delivery of the night Tuesday, a cheeseburger deluxe to a West Philadelphia rowhouse, was an order so small he didn't bother to carry his pizza delivery bag.

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Philadelphia Public Record

Philadelphia Election Boards Short-Staffed, Underpaid

BY TONY WEST/ The most-important job in our democracy pays less than minimum wage in Philadelphia.

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CBS Local

Philadelphia Archbishop Soroka Has Fond Memories Of Pope John Paul II

The head of the Ukrainian Catholic Church in America, based in Philadelphia, has fond memories of one of two popes who will be elevated to saints in the Roman Catholic Church this weekend during ceremonies at the Vatican.

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Philly.com

Hit man who killed SEPTA employee in 2012 pleads guilty to murder

THE HIT MAN hired to kill a SEPTA trolley operator in front of the victim's Southwest Philadelphia home on May 31, 2012, pleaded guilty to third-degree murder yesterday.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

PennLive.com

Philadelphia's Independence Seaport Museum brings ships and sailors to life: Not far by car

Ever been in a submarine? Or on a warship? If not, Philadelphia's Independence Seaport Museum can take you there.

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CBS Local

Hear Philly: An Awfully Nice Way To Experience Philadelphia

Whether it's a private driving tour, a walking tour or a day on a Segway, Awfully Nice Tours allows you to experience the finest Philadelphia has to offer, from the city's great history to it's food and culture.

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WPMT-TV York

Philadelphia Man With Multiple Identities Sentenced for $359,000 In Welfare Fraud

A Philadelphia man using multiple names and addresses recently pleaded guilty and was sentenced for fraudulently obtaining and using public assistance benefits totaling $359,262.04, over nearly an eight-year span.

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CBS Local

Philadelphia's Masterman Ranked Again as #1 High School in Pennsylvania

Masterman High School, at 17th and Spring Garden Streets, is again the top high school in Pennsylvania, according to US News and World Report 's annual list.

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Philly.com

Accused drug dealer arrested in October gun slaying

Lamont Chyanne Blount, 22, of Rush Street near 13th, was charged with murder and gun offenses in the Oct. 16 death of Gregory Simmons, 37, of Mascher Street near Nedro Avenue, said Officer Christine O'Brien, a police spokeswoman.

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4029TV.com

New migraine treatments show promise

There are few treatments available for the millions of people who suffer from migraines.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

CBS Local

1 Hospitalized After Police-Involved Shooting in Southwest Philadelphia

According to Philadelphia Police, officers were surveying the area for reports of gunshots.

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WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

DA: Drug ring at Penn. schools busted

Two young men, a bunch of subordinates, one master plan: Take over the drug trade at some of Pennsylvania's best schools.

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CBS Local

Philadelphia Navy Yard Shows Its Green Side

It feels like suburban Northern California, a village of green fields, corporate glass and fresh ideas, the poster child for a sustainable Philadelphia.

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Patch.com

2014 Philadelphia Science Festival Ventures to Haverford with Fun for the Whole Family

The Philadelphia Science Festival, a citywide collaboration that brings together nine exciting days filled with events that showcase science and technology in everyday life, returns this year and is coming to Haverford.

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CBS Local

Decision Awaited on Second Casino License for Philadelphia

Nearly two months after final arguments were presented by the applicants, there's still no decision from gambling regulators on Philadelphia's second casino license.

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Philly.com

'King Kobra' pimp guilty of sex trafficking

A Philadelphia pimp who ran a multi-state prostitution operation was found guilty today on three counts of sex trafficking.

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