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Mayor Nutter and other Philadelphia elected officials visit Parkside ShopRite to under score importance of census count in increasing economic investment in Philadelphia’s neighborhoods

April 29, 2010

Mayor Michael A. Nutter joined Philadelphia elected officials last week at Brown’s Parkside Shoprite in West Philadelphia to underscore how an accurate census count impacts private sector investment decisions as well as the city’s ability to lure new business and job opportunities to underserved neighborhoods.

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Stephanie Humphrey: Philly’s own Renaissance woman

April 23, 2010

Stephanie Humphrey is a hot Philadelphia property with Midas touch. The actress, model, journalist, lifestyle maven and pitch person has amassed an impressive array of credits. In the mix, Humphrey has been the producer and host of her own locally broadcast lifestyle program, ‘styletips’…

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The MOVE bombing- 25 years later

April 19, 2010

On the afternoon of May 13, 1985, the enmity between the radical MOVE organization and the City of Philadelphia devolved into slaughter when police dropped a bomb, from a helicopter onto a row home in the 6200 block of Osage Avenue in West Philadelphia, where the group was holed up.

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Local hero, Tuskegee Airman Edward Leon Powell, 88

April 8, 2010

Memorial services for Edward Leon Powell, a member of the elite Tuskegee Airmen, were held Monday April 5, 2010, at Ervina White Beauford Funeral Service (viewing), 2134 Stenton Avenue and at Collick Missionary Baptist Church (service), 17th and Wharton Streets.

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