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Crossing cultures

German choir members sang African American Spirituals — in English.


Trips (June 5, 2013)

 


Inside Byberry

Local author explores the former mental hospital’s history in a new book.


More than $20K stolen in home invasion

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Serial armed robbers strike in the Northeast

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Doomsday cuts

The Philadelphia School Reform Commission last week adopted a “Doomsday Budget” that is a blueprint for what would happen to the city’s public schools in the fall if the school district does not get additional money.


Reunions (June 5, 2013)

 


Back in the captain’s seat

Former 15th district commander Frank Bachmayer returns to the NE as the area’s detectives captain.


Air conditioning wars are here once again

My heart is pounding.


Pets of the Week (June 5, 2013)

Need some sweetness in your life? Sweetie Bell is a sweet, year-old calico who gets along with dogs and other cats. The cat is in foster care via Philadelphia’s Animal Care and Control. She is vaccinated, spayed and microchipped, and has tested negative for the feline leukemia and immunodeficiency viruses. To see a music video of the cat, go to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1KcyXX9C6AA To apply to adopt Sweetie Bell, email her foster mom at gdenofa@aol.com ••