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Crossing cultures

German choir members sang African American Spirituals — in English.




Frankford pastor charged in fraud

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Life in prison for accomplice in 2010 fatal robbery

A robber involved in the 2010 fatal shooting of Lawndale jeweler William Glatz Jr. was convicted of second-degree murder last week.


Lucky number 3

Though the result was familiar, everything about this Public League baseball championship seemed different.


Detectives name Northeast’s most wanted

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Credit card stolen as victims slumber

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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.


More than $20K stolen in home invasion

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