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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 $84/per square foot. More Philadelphia information.

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Anne Elder, civic volunteer in Philadelphia and Abington

Anne Feild Elder, 92, formerly of Jenkintown, a civic volunteer for a half-century, died Sunday, July 13, of dementia at Rydal Park, a retirement community where she had lived since 2001.

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5 hrs ago | CBS Local

Federal Study Shows History Still Big Economic Engine For Philadelphia

A study released by the National Park Service shows Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia continues to play a critical role in boosting the city's economy.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Suspected Nazi guard's death a blow to prosecutors

This undated file image shows the main gate of the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz I, Poland, which was liberated by the Russians in January 1945.

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KSWO

Suspected Nazi guard's death a blow to prosecutors

PHILADELPHIA - German efforts to prosecute aging war criminals suffered a setback this week with the death of a retired Philadelphia toolmaker who had long been in the crosshairs of Nazi hunters.

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Newswise

New Partnership Brings More Personalized Cancer Treatment to Philadelphia

The Worldwide Innovative Networking in personalized cancer medicine, , recently announced that the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University will be one of its six new members - the only member of this prestigious group in the Tri-State Area.

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Phillymag.com

Accident Snarls Ben Franklin Bridge, Center City Traffic

NJTransit adds: "Bus service to/from Ben Franklin Bridge is experience delays up to 20 minutes due to a motor vehicle accident on the entrance ramp at the bridge.

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CBS Local

Jon Bon Jovi to Receive Philadelphia's Marian Anderson Award in November

Mayor Michael Nutter today announced that singer Jon Bon Jovi is the 2014 recipient of the city's Marian Anderson Award.

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University City Review

Replica Creative and Young Involved Philadelphia Dish out Double Shot ...

Replica Creative and Young Involved Philadelphia have partnered to present Creative Cafe Coffee Chats, a new monthly series continuing on July 28, 8-9am at the Creative Cafe @ Replica .

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CBS Local

Philadelphia Man Accused Of Nazi War Crimes Has Died, Lawyer Tells CBS3

An elderly Philadelphia man accused of Nazi war crimes and ordered to stand trial in Germany has died, his lawyer tells CBS3.

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News Observer

Editorials from around Pennsylvania

If police caught you carrying a marijuana cigarette in Washington, D.C., last Wednesday, chances are you would have been arrested, fingerprinted and perhaps jailed.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Murder-suicide can be hidden from home buyers, Pa. court says

Pennsylvania's highest court says a murder-suicide isn't among the "material defects" that a home seller has to disclose to the buyer.

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Philly.com

Fight over ride sharing comes to Philadelphia

"Ride-share" car services such as UberX and Lyft are transforming the taxi business in Philadelphia, and they don't even operate here.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

CBS Local

Report: Philadelphia's A Pretty Unhappy City, But New York Fares Far Worse

The U.S. National Bureau of Economic Research has published a report on the happiest cities in the country, and there's not one Pennsylvania or New Jersey city on the top 10. Unfortunately, there are three on the other side of the list.

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Philly.com

The scene that was the Market Street building collapse.

The family of Danny C. Johnson, 59, a married truck driver and father of five who lingered for 23 days after he was pulled out of the rubble of last year's Salvation Army store collapse, filed a wrongful-death suit Tuesday against the charitable organization and others.

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MyFoxPhilly

Suspect Arrested In Upper Merion Burglary, Home Invasion

SkyFOX was over the scene in Upper Merion just after 8 a.m. on Tuesday morning where police say what started as a burglary turned into a home invasion.

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CBS Local

PSPCA Rescues Abandoned Dog From Choking In North Philadelphia

The brown and white pit bull type dog was tied to a chain link fence with a cable and electrical tape at Awbury Park in the northwest section of the city.

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CBS Local

Best Gelato In The Philadelphia Region

Philadelphia, particularly South Philly, has one of the largest populations of Italian-Americans of any city in the country.

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Examiner.com

Where to see a cabaret show in Philadelphia

A cabaret show features live music, comedy or dance routines and is usually performed in nightclubs, bars and restaurants.

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Examiner.com

Five places to enjoy frozen cocktails in Philadelphia

Frozen cocktails are must to make these hot summer days a little cooler and Philadelphia has plenty of bars offering frozen margaritas, daiquiris and more.

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CBS Local

Philadelphia School District Hoping For Viable School Makeover Plans

The School District of Philadelphia is taking applications from educators who believe they have a good plan to improve individual schools.

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