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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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Vice President Biden Visits Greek Orthodox Church In Philadelphia

Vice President Joe Biden made his second visit to Philadelphia in as many weeks last night.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

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Phish The Mann Philadelphia Setlist & The Skinny | Night Two

While storms forced a delayed start to last night's Phish show at The Mann Center For Performing Arts in Philadelphia, the weather was much more cooperative on the second and final night of the quartet's visit to The City Of Brotherly Love.

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Philly.com

Thousands lack power after Philadelphia-area thunderstorms

The roof and side of a barn at Whitecombs Farm Market & Greenhouse in York was blown off and plants knocked over during Tuesday's storm.

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USA Today

Tornadoes, storms bring death, devastation to Northeast

Tornadoes, storms bring death, devastation to Northeast High winds led to the four deaths in the Syracuse area, officials said.

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University City Review

The Philadelphia Zoo brings its to pre-school aged children with special needs

NHS Human Services hosted a visit from the Philadelphia Zoo's traveling zoo educators at its North Philadelphia facility this past Monday, July 7th.

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CBS Local

Philadelphia Hotels Working Through Slow Period Until Convention Business Picks Up

Philadelphia hotels have taken a hit recently as room occupancy is down. Officials know exactly why this happened and they're confident this is temporary.

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MyFoxPhilly

Community Pulls Together To Ease Tensions In Southwest Philadelphia

The debate rages on over the fire department's response time to Saturday's 3-alarm fire that left four children dead, left 10 families homeless and a neighborhood up in arms.

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MyFoxPhilly

1 Dead, 1 Wounded In Frankford Shooting

Police are investigating a deadly double shooting in Frankford. It happened shortly after 9:30 p.m. Thursday on the 5200 block of Akron Street.

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MyFoxPhilly

3 People Shot In Chester, 1 Person Killed

The debate rages on over the fire department's response time to Saturday's 3-alarm fire that left four children dead, left 10 families homeless and a neighborhood up in arms.

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MyFoxPhilly

64-Year Old Woman Reported Missing In West Philadelphia

Philadelphia Police are looking for 64-year old Jacqueline Cannad. She was reported missing from her residence on the 5700 block of Walton Avenue.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

CBS Local

2 Injured In Accident Involving SEPTA Bus, Car And Pedestrians In North Philadelphia

The crash happened around 4 p.m. at 7th and Lehigh. A vehicle apparently rear-ended a Route 54 SEPTA bus, then went on to strike several additional vehicles before hitting a group of pedestrians.

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CBS Local

Fate Of Cigarette Tax To Fund Philadelphia Schools Suffers Setback As ...

The effort to get state approval for a cigarette tax to fund Philadelphia schools has suffered a setback in the state legislature as the state Senate late Tuesday afternoon amended the bill further.

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Philly.com

'I just feel for the families': Grief and anger in SW Phila.

For years, people on the 6500 block of Gesner Street had observed that there weren't many children living there.

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CBS Local

Controversy Persists Over Fire Dept. Response to Fatal SW Phila. Fire

Grief and anger continue to brew in Southwest Philadelphia, just one day after an emotion-filled protest over the city's response to a fire that claimed the lives four young children .

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PlanPhilly

Coincidence? Philly's had fewer DUI arrests since ride-sharing apps arrived

Philadelphia has largely been left out of Pennsylvania's fight over e-hailing apps, and the story hasn't gotten too much coverage over on our side of the state, so here's the quick backstory.

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Philly.com

Tension as Pa. budget remains in limbo

The budget deadline has come and gone with critical pieces of legislation still in limbo - including the fiscal blueprint itself and the much-anticipated Philadelphia cigarette tax - and tensions heating up again in the Capitol.

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CBS Local

Greek Orthodox Congress Opens In Philadelphia

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America is holding its Congress in Philadelphia, during which high-ranking clergy and lay people are discussing the Orthodox-Christian family.

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Philly.com

Protesters seek answers to response to fatal fire

Residents of Southwest Philadelphia turned out in force Monday night to demand answers after the weekend fire that killed four children, at times sparking an angry outcry that drew scores of police officers and set the neighborhood on edge.

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Philly.com

Protest shows anger, frustration after fatal SW Phila. fire

A COMBUSTIBLE mixture of anger and grief nearly boiled over on a Southwest Philadelphia street corner in the summer heat last night into a tense standoff between a long, blue line of cops and roughly 200 residents protesting what they claimed was a slow response to Saturday's fire that killed four children on Gesner Street.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Garden City Observer

Several arrested at Philly protest over deadly fire

Philadelphia police arrested several people Monday evening outside a firehouse during a protest over what angry residents believe was a slow response to a weekend blaze that killed four young children.

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