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  1. February 9: Doug Oliver on Uber | Big returns on bike-friendly development | Street or parking lotRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | PlanPhilly

    ... The area south of Headhouse Square comes to mind, as does the so-called Bainbridge Green. GroJLart notes that Franklintown north of the Parkway is finally starting to fill out , at the end of a profanity-laden diatribe against the dismal Spring ...

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  2. Victim: 'I told him, 'Please don't rape me''Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Philly.com

    A 33-YEAR-OLD woman broke down on the witness stand Thursday as she recounted a vicious sexual assault allegedly committed by a Pittsburgh man in a Franklintown parking garage on New Year's Day. "I felt hands around my neck like a noose, and I remember begging him not to kill me because I have two small children," the woman testified.

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  3. Youngest member of violent home-invasion crew sent to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | York Dispatch

    The youngest member of a violent out-of-state robbery crew was just 17 years old when he and a group of friends committed two Franklintown-area home invasions during which a man was shot and two teenagers were bound, gagged and beaten. But Joseph Tyrone Henderson Jr. must still suffer the consequences of his actions, presiding Common Pleas Judge Michael E. Bortner said, even though prosecutors have said he wasn't the group's ringleader.

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  4. One sentenced for two northern York County break-insRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The York Daily Record

    ... Va., were charged by Pennsylvania State Police with forcing their way into two homes in Franklin Township and Franklintown on Dec. 8, 2013. In the first break-in, a boy and a girl, both 17, were watching movies inside a Franklin Township when the ...

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  5. Youngest member of violent home-invasion crew sent to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | York Dispatch

    The youngest member of a violent out-of-state robbery crew was just 17 years old when he and a group of friends committed two Franklintown-area home invasions during which a man was shot and two teenagers were bound, gagged and beaten. But Joseph Tyrone Henderson Jr. must still suffer the consequences of his actions, presiding Common Pleas Judge Michael E. Bortner said, even though prosecutors have said he wasn't the group's ringleader.

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  6. Police ID suspect in parking garage rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Philly.com

    The Pittsburgh man arrested New Year's Day in the rape and beating of a woman in a Franklintown parking garage was on the run from authorities in Western Pennsylvania in connection with another sexual offense, court records show. Police said Steven Woodson, 32, attacked a 33-year-old woman as she walked to her car in a garage at 17th and Callowhill Streets about 10:35 a.m. Thursday.

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  7. Cops ID suspect in parking garage rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Philly.com

    Philadelphia police have identified the suspect in custody in a New Year's Day rape in a parking garage in the city's Franklintown section. Police said this morning that 32-year-old Steven Woodson, a wanted felon with a criminal history in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, is being charged in the Thursday assault inside the garage at 17th and Callowhill streets.

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  8. Suspect charged in Franklintown rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Philly.com

    A man has been charged with rape in a Thursday morning sexual assault on a woman in a parking structure in Philadelphia's Franklintown section, police said. Sgt. Brian King of the Special Victims Unit confirmed shortly before midnight that a suspect had been charged.

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  9. Sister Joan Schmal, 82, crisis, intervention specialistRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Philly.com

    Sister Joan Schmal, 82, who was recognized for her work with youth on addiction issues, died Monday, Dec. 22, of cardiopulmonary collapse at Assisi House in Aston. A member of the sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 61 years, Sister Joan was known for her crisis skills in dealing with youth and ran programs for children of alcoholics and for students struggling with drug and alcohol issues at John W. Hallahan Catholic Girls' High School in the Franklintown section of the city.

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  10. Ferguson protests continue in Philly; 2 released from custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | Philly.com

    Several hundred demonstrators flooded a central Philadelphia thoroughfare at evening rush hour Tuesday and snaked through city streets for several hours in protest of a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer for shooting to death an unarmed black man. Marchers filed up four-lane North Broad Street from City Hall, stopped at Temple University, then headed to the Ninth District police station in Franklintown, capping a day of demonstrations across the region reflecting nationwide unease over Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson's fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown on Aug. 9 in the predominantly black St. Louis suburb.

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  11. Trial avoided in two violent Franklintown-area home invasions that left one man shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | York Dispatch

    Two members of a violent out-of-state group, including the ringleader, have admitted to committing two Franklintown-area home invasions a year ago during which a man was shot and two teenage boys were bound, gagged and beaten. Trial was set to begin Nov. 17 for Army soldier Rico Carty Holmes II and Joseph Tyrone Henderson Jr., but both men pleaded guilty, according to senior deputy prosecutor Jonathan Blake.

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  12. Guilty plea in Franklintown shooting; hampers full of merchandise stolen: Overnight police reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | PennLive.com

    Rico C. Holmes II, 24, pleaded guilty Monday -- the day he was set to go to trial -- to charges that include attempted murder in the first degree. He is scheduled for sentencing in York County Court Jan. 27. (York County Prison.)

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  13. Former Army private charged in Franklintown shooting pleads guilty to attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | PennLive.com

    The former U.S. Army private accused of shooting a 24-year-old Franklintown man during a home invasion pleaded guilty Monday to charges that include criminal attempt at murder in the first degree. Rico C. Holmes II , 24, of Bethesda, Maryland, entered his guilty plea Monday afternoon, just before a jury was selected for his trial on charges related to the shooting, as well as two home invasions, one of which involved binding two 17-year-olds together with duct tape and stealing numerous guns.

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  14. Former Army private charged in York County shooting, home invasions, set for trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... the first degree, burglary and aggravated assault. Police accused him in December of shooting the 24-year-old Franklintown victim in the back during one of two home-invasions. Police say Holmes broke into the victim's South Baltimore Street home ...

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  15. Driver Charged in Death of Pa. Fire Chief Heads to TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | FireHouse.com

    ... Also on Monday, four young men are set for jury trial for two alleged home invasions on the same date in Franklintown and Franklin Township. Rico Holmes II, 24, of Bethesda, Md. and Joseph T. Henderson, Jr., 18, Leonard Hayes III, 19, and Andre ...

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  16. Northern York prepares for possibility of Washington Township joining the districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... Warrington Township. The other electoral regions are divided into Monaghan and Carroll townships in one, and Franklintown and Dillsburg boroughs and Franklin Township in the other. The Washington Township Education Coalition began its efforts to add ...

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  17. Bids opened for Leader Heights/Indian Rock Dam Road, Route 194 repair and resurfacing projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | The York Daily Record

    ... project. Route 194, also known as the Baltimore Pike, will be repaired and resurfaced between South Street in Franklintown borough and the Washington Township/Adams County line. It's a nearly 5-mile project. Both of these projects are the last ones ...

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  18. 3 to be charged in assault on gay couple in Center CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... Kathryn Knott, 24; and Kevin Harrigan, 26, turned themselves in at Central Detectives, 401 N. 21st Street in Franklintown. The three, all from Bucks County, are to be charged with two counts each of aggravated assault, simple assault and related ...

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  19. Police: Carroll Township man's RV is a total loss after afternoon fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The York Daily Record

    ... time of the fire, police said. No one else was hurt. Firefighters with Dillsburg Citizens Hose Fire Company, Franklintown Community Fire Company and Monaghan Township Fire Company all responded to the scene Wednesday afternoon. The fire was knocked ...

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  20. RV bursts into flames on street in York County, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... s a total loss. Carroll Township police were assisted at the scene by the Dillsburg Citizens Hose Fire Company, Franklintown Community Fire Company and Monaghan Township Fire Company.

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