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Residents who went through ‘horrible things’ in North Philly police shootout get their homes repaired

Walking past bullet holes in his home would remind Kenneth Foreman of the August gunfire. Now, his home is repaired and he says he can start healing.

Home repairs begin in North Philly neighborhood that was setting of August shootout

Volunteers begin repair work on the 3700 block of North 15th Street, where homes were damaged during a gunman's 7 1/2 hour shootout with police in August.

When home doesn't feel safe, Philly families leave their neighborhoods to trick or treat on Halloween

After two recent shootings of children, some in Kensington don’t want to worry that gunshots could ring out among children dressed as princesses and superheroes on Halloween.

Man charged in shooting of baby supplied gun that killed 2-year-old girl, police say

Francisco Ortiz, charged in the shooting of an 11-month-old boy in Hunting Park, is suspected of supplying the AK-47 used to kill 2-year-old Nikolette Rivera.

Suspect arrested in shooting of 11-month-old boy in Hunting Park

It was the second shooting of a child within 24 hours in Philadelphia.

New Giant grocery store will have an underground taproom

The two-level Northern Liberties store will open at Nov. 15 across from the Piazza apartment complex.

New Trader Joe’s opens in Center City tomorrow

The store is located at 1324 Arch St.

Bathrooms at ‘Hamilton’: Can 200 women make it through 16 stalls in a 20-minute intermission?

Women in line worry about throwing away their spot. Head usher Tanya Heath greets everyone outside the restroom and assures them not to worry. She has a plan.

Residents, Philly officials lament weekend violence after 2 children are shot in 24 hours

Neighbors constructed a memorial outside the rowhouse in which a 2-year-old was fatally shot Sunday, and city officials on Monday held a somber news conference lamenting two incidents this weekend in which young children were struck by gunfire.

Chichester at Interboro high school football game is called off due to weapon threat

The game between Chichester and Interboro high schools was scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday at Interboro.