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  1. Kids, ages 10 to 13, honored for saving woman from fireRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 17 | Pocono Record

    Five friends, ages 10 to 13, have been honored by township officials for saving a woman from a house fire in suburban Philadelphia. One of the kids was playing at an Elkins Park playground June 2 when she saw smoke coming from a house.

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  2. Another Bill Cosby Lawyer Seeks To Step Down From Defense TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | CBS Local

    ... last month. He is charged with drugging and molesting former Temple University employee Andrea Constand at his Elkins Park home in 2004. Jim Melwert is the Suburban Bureau chief for KYW Newsradio 1060, based at the Montgomery County Courthouse in ...

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  3. Joseph's Affordable Plumbing Provides Drain Cleaning in PhiladelphiaRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | SBWire

    ... of plumbing experience. The company services Northeast Philadelphia, Mount Airy, Germantown Glenside, Elkins Park, Huntingdon Valley, Feasterville, Roslyn, Warrington, Warminster, and many other surrounding communities. Joseph's Affordable Plumbing ...

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  4. Helping adults with disabilities age well in the Philly areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Philly.com

    ... at Drexel University. He and others make and serve lunch at the Perelman Jewish Day School in Wynnewood and Elkins Park. "I never missed a day of work and I had six months of vacation unused when I left," he said. He's also a Phillies season ticket ...

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  5. Bill Cosby Defense Attorney Quits Ahead of RetrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | SFGate

    ... two of the felony counts. Constand had testified that Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted her at his mansion in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania. She claimed Cosby gave her wine and three pills, causing her to pass out, and then "sexually violated" her. ...

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  6. Cosby's defense attorney wants off the case before retrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... left, and Monique Pressley, right, arrives at court to face a felony charge of aggravated indecent assault, in Elkins Park, Pa. McMonagle, the lead defense lawyer in Cosby's sex assault trial that ended with a deadlocked jury on June 17, 2017, wants ...

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  7. Journalism pioneer Claire Smith bursts through crack in another doorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | The Daily Breeze

    ... to my mother.” As a third grader at St. James Catholic Elementary School in the Philadelphia suburb of Elkins Park, Smith and her classmates were ushered by the nuns down to the basement one day to watch a movie - “The Jackie Robinson ...

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  8. Hoffarth on the media: How Claire Smith took her Dodgers passion and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | The Wave

    ... more to my mother." As a third grader at St. James Catholic Elementary School in the Philadelphia suburb of Elkins Park, Smith and her classmates were ushered by the nuns down to the basement one day to watch a movie "The Jackie Robinson Story," ...

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  9. With Hall of Fame honor, writer Claire Smith still blazing a trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | Star Tribune

    Claire Smith, now ESPN's news editor of remote productions, is the first woman to win the J.G. Taylor Spink Award for meritorious contributions to baseball writing. Claire Smith was in third grade, and the only black person in her class, the day her teacher showed "The Jackie Robinson Story" in the basement of St. James Elementary School in the Philadelphia suburb of Elkins Park.

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  10. Joseph's Affordable Plumbing Offers Kitchen Remodeling Services This SummerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 25 | SBWire

    ... of plumbing experience. The company services Northeast Philadelphia, Mount Airy, Germantown Glenside, Elkins Park, Huntingdon Valley, Feasterville, Roslyn, Warrington, Warminster, and many other surrounding communities. Joseph's Affordable Plumbing ...

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  11. R Kelly has hired Bill Cosby's lawyer Monique PressleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Daily Mail

    ... Bill Cosby and Monique Pressley, arrive at court to face a felony charge of aggravated indecent assault, in Elkins Park, Pa. in December, 2015. She resigned as his lawyer last August. At right Jocelyn Savage, far left, was 17 when she met R. Kelly ...

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  12. Officials identify elderly couple killed in Elkins Park fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | New Jersey Herald

    Roy and Helen Finestone, both 98, were found dead after a fire broke out at their Elkins Park home Sunday. Officials in Montgomery County say the blaze was first reported around 4:30 a.m. after a neighbor woke up smelling smoke.

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  13. Elkins Park fire kills husband and wife in their 90s21 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Philly.com

    The couple, whom fire officials did not identify, were in their late 90s and had lived in the house on the 600 block of Spring Avenue for decades, said Timothy Schuck, Deputy Fire Marshal of Cheltenham Township. Investigators were still digging through the charred debris of the home Sunday morning.

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  14. Fire near Philadelphia kills elderly couple; cause soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | New Jersey Herald

    Authorities are trying to determine the cause of an early morning fire that claimed the lives of an elderly couple near Philadelphia. Officials in Montgomery County say the blaze in Elkins Park was reported at about 4:30 a.m. Sunday.

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  15. Elderly Couple Killed After Fire Rips Through Elkins Park HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | CBS Local

    CBS 3 CBS 3 joined forces with the most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Philadelphia to give you the best Philly has to offer. CBS 3 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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  16. Two Dead in Elkins Park House FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | NBC Philadelphia

    A man and a woman died in a house fire early Saturday in the Elkins Park section of Cheltenham Township. The two victims, reportedly an older couple, were found inside a house in the 600 block of Spring Avenue.

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  17. a Muslim Towna : How one American city embraced a Muslim community in declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | The Washington Post

    ... many Muslims fast during the day and stay up late. (Salwan Georges/The Washington Post) Maya Barco-Smith, 5, of Elkins Park, Pa., prays next to her mother, Khadidrah Barco, during evening prayer at Masjidullah. (Salwan Georges/The Washington Post) ...

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  18. How an Elkins Park mom faced down a Juarez cartel, and brought back devastating photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... she does not receive medical care and instead self-medicates. One afternoon not long ago, Ada Trillo, an Elkins Park mother of two, found herself fleeing a Juarez, Mexico, brothel ahead of cartel members chasing her with guns. It seems fitting that ...

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  19. Federation Housing, Inc. Selects Porous Pave for Permeable PavingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | PR Log

    Porous Pave XL is Installed to Complete the Garden Walkways and Circular Patio at the Samuel A. Green House in Elkins Park, Penn. GRANT, Mich.

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  20. Unusual loan in Wordsworth Academy bankruptcy caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... was president of Wordsworth, which was founded in 1952. The website of Wyncote Academy, a private school in Elkins Park, describes Schatz as founder of Wordsworth Academy, Play & Learn Children's Centers, and Wyncote Academy. The latest available ...

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