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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 $159,000 which is roughly $83/per square foot. More Philadelphia information.

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4 hrs ago | The York Daily Record

Burning of Chambersburg: Preserved in words

Alexander McClure, editor of the Franklin Repository in Chambersburg, wrote on Aug. 4, 1864, to The Press in defense of Chambersburg residents whose courage was "persistently censured and defamed" in the New York Tribune, New York Herald and Philadelphia Bulletin after the burning of part of the town.

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8 hrs ago | Philly.com

West Philly activist launches free JusticeMap.org

WEST PHILADELPHIA organizer and blogger Aaron Kreider remembers that as a 12-year-old, he could not get enough statistics to satisfy his wonder.

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12 hrs ago | Philly.com

Phila. judge revokes Meek Mill's parole

The rapper Meek Mill called next Saturday's concert at Temple University's Liacouras Center his "Homecoming Tour," a return to Philadelphia to "play in front of his hometown at the height of his career."

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16 hrs ago | CBS Local

Police Search For Missing Brother And Sister In Northeast Philadelphia

The children were headed to Decatur School playground at 3500 Academy Road around 4 o'clock in the afternoon.

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16 hrs ago | CBS Local

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Holds 79th Grand Conclave In Philadelphia

More than 20,000 members of one of the country's oldest African American fraternity's have converged in Philadelphia this weekend - and their focus is service.

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19 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

Glee Star Lover's Death Not Linked To Drugs Or Suicide - Report

Police probing the death of Glee star Becca Tobin 's boyfriend have found no evidence of drug use or suicide, according to sources.

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23 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

Philly-area woman married 1 day before her death

"In all honesty, it was her looks and that she was five years older than me," Bill said.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

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Philly Fun

With same-sex marriage bans being lifted in many states, including Pennsylvania, why not share some travel tips about our nation's historically political birthplace? Philadelphia's current scene is gay and friendly, without the occasional attitude of its larger neighbor, New York City.

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The Lebanon Daily News

Judge sends Meek Mill to jail for parole violation

A judge has sent Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill to jail for three to six months for violating his probation on a 2009 drug and gun case.

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CBS Local

Israel Supporters Rally In Philadelphia As Gaza Conflict Boils Over

By Steve Tawa PHILADELPHIA - As Israel's prime minister says he will not cave in to international pressure to stop a military offensive in the Gaza Strip , Israel supporters in Philadelphia were rallying outside the Israeli consulate in center city.

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CBS Local

81-Year-Old Philadelphia Man Among 8 Arrested In Pa. On Child Porn Charges

The Attorney General says the eight men were arrested on unrelated charges as part of ongoing efforts to target those who participate in the distribution of child pornography.

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Philly.com

A gardener's bounty at Swarthmore's Scott Arboretum

William H. Frederick Jr., known as Bill, is 88 now, a little stooped and hard of hearing, a far hike down the road from his 1948 Swarthmore College graduation.

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Philly.com

Inquirer editorial: What has Pa. Legislature really accomplished?

The Pennsylvania legislature finally got what it deserved Thursday: many millions less.

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Philly.com

Phila. man, 57, convicted in home-invasion robbery

Teens who commit crimes often age out of such conduct by their mid-30s, criminologists say.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Philly.com

'Invisible River' on the Schuylkill: Now this is a river dance

Last winter, a caravan of canoeists headed up the Schuylkill, paddling against the current and the chill to discuss plans for Invisible River , an arts event planned for this weekend.

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Phillymag.com

10 Fitness Packages To Get You In Shape For Your Big Day

With the help of our buds over at Be Well Philly , we stay pretty well-informed of the fitness scene here in Philly.

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The Lebanon Daily News

Gay wedding complaint filed vs. Methodist pastors

A complaint has been filed against 36 United Methodist ministers who blessed a same-sex wedding in defiance of church law.

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CBS Local

Philadelphia School District Trimming Hundreds of Jobs Through Layoffs

More than 300 pink slips are going out today and tomorrow in the Philadelphia School District.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Philadelphia museum's golden goddess glows again

A symbol of the Philadelphia Museum of Art is once again looking radiant in bright shiny gold after a yearlong restoration.

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Business Journal

No-tipping restaurant in Fishtown garnering a plenty of strong opinions

Girard , a Fishtown restaurant with a no-tipping business model, has generated a lot of buzz.

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