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  • According to the owner, the Ritz Theater in Haddon Township is in need of thousands of dollars to launch their next production.
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  • The Superintendent of Philadelphia public schools has released his plan to improve education in the city.
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  • The city's only unsolved murder of a Philadelphia police officer now has a big reward attached to it.
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  • Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey says crime in every major category, from murder to car thefts, was down in 2013.
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  • A Delaware County neighborhood is on edge after 12 home break-ins in just 12 days. Residents and police are hoping to catch the burglar soon.
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  • There are a couple of relatively small, but high profile business relocations on the near horizon and, in both cases, Philadelphia will lose jobs.
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  • Local man reflects on meeting with Mandela
  • A young Philadelphia man had the chance to meet Nelson Mandela when he was a teenager.
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  • It was a bittersweet goodbye for soldiers in the Delaware National Guard who are preparing for a year's deployment in the Middle East.
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  • Holocaust survivor performs with Yo-Yo Ma
  • For Dr. George Horner it was the concert of a lifetime. The 90-year-old holocaust survivor was at Boston's Symphony Hall earlier this week making his orchestral debut with the renowned Yo-Yo Ma.
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  • Lawmakers: Keep Route 422 toll-free
  • Some local lawmakers are making a push to keep a heavily traveled highway free for drivers.
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  • Axalta bringing jobs to Philly, Delco
  • International manufacturer Axalta announced Wednesday it is moving its major operations to our area, bringing hundreds of new jobs.
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  • Protests after Philadelphia revokes firefighter promotions
  • Firefighter rallies in Philadelphia blasting Mayor Michael Nutter have been a familiar sight for years.
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  • Excavators discovery prompts evacuation
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  • Authorities in Ridley Township are searching for those responsible in vandalizing numerous vehicles.
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  • Thieves target Penn Wood High football team
  • Some students in Delaware County are getting a real life lesson on how to endure when life knocks you down.
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  • Security eyed as Phila. schools merge
  • September 9th is more than just the start of the new school year. For the Philadelphia School District, it's also the start of campus mergers and concerns over student safety.
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  • One-on-one with Supt. William Hite
  • Philadelphia public schools will open on time with some sports and music added back. But the teachers union still hasn't signed a new deal.
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  • Mayor Michael Nutter and Schools Superintendent William Hite opened the day shoulder-to-shoulder.
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  • A 5-year-old boy with special needs was left on his school bus Monday morning, despite the presence of the bus driver and a driver's aide.
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  • Ryan Wexelblatt
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  • A police officer in Delaware County is being accused of trying to force women to have sex with him in the back seat of his police cruiser.
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  • The financially crippled Archdiocese of Philadelphia continues to look for sources of revenue, and it found one Wednesday.
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  • Police in Galloway Township, New Jersey are looking for the thieves who've been breaking into cars.
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  • Some Temple University student applied Tuesday for student loans at a time when interest rates on most new government loans are going up, in fact doubling from 3.4% to 6.8%, putting thousands of college students in a further financial bind.
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  • Woman found dead inside Chester home, son questioned
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  • Teachers packed up and moved out of Germantown High School forever Thursday afternoon.
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  • Police found 100 used tires dumped in an alleyway Tuesday, one of the few times it has not been in a residential neighborhood.
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  • Kaboni Savage
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  • Only Chopper 6 HD was flying overhead as officials raided this NP Precision machine shop in Delaware County this morning.
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  • Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey spoke to reporters Thursday following a night where police had to use deadly force in two separate incidents.
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  • Plan for Lancaster Avenue in West Philadelphia
  • There is a new push to give a portion of West Philadelphia's Lancaster Avenue a makeover.
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  • The Independence Mall tourist with the most famous name on Friday was Mariela Castro from Cuba.
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  • The Kermit Gosnell case
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  • The two remaining defendants in the deadly beating of Kevin Kless entered guilty pleas Friday.
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  • It's a petty crime as old as the subway system itself.
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  • Philadelphia security
  • Philadelphia Police have increased security in the city, especially at landmarks, following Monday's bombings at the Boston Marathon.
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  • Sen. Pat Toomey
  • Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey is speaking out about the deal he reached that will change gun laws across the country.
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  • Kelly Drive speed trap
  • Dozens of people were ticketed on Monday by Philadelphia Police as officers conducted a major speeding crackdown.
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  • A Philadelphia woman has been charged with pretending to be a nurse at St. Christopher's Hospital and molesting a little boy.
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  • Philadelphia police are investigating a theft that has church members upset.
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  • A growing sinkhole in one Chester County neighborhood has a resident worried for his family's safety.
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  • Local Muslim clerics gathered around the leader of Majlish Ash-Ashura, the governing body of a wide swath of Muslim organizations in the Delaware Valley.
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  • Philadelphia restaurant workers are using the nationwide flu epidemic to rally for mandatory paid sick leave.
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  • Rafael Robb
  • The Pennsylvania Parole Board is reconsidering a decision to grant early release to a former Penn professor who murdered his wife.
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  • Rafael Robb
  • A local family is outraged as they await the release of the man who confessed and was convicted of killing their loved one.
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  • A City of Chester police officer is behind bars on charges of aggravated assault and terroristic threats allegedly made against his longtime wife.
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