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Archive: May, 2009

Philly cop is an "America's Most Wanted" finalist

Sunday, May 3, 2009, 9:11 AM
Philadelphia Police Officer Richard Bowes is a finalist for the "America's Most Wanted" All-Star award. Bowes was wounded in a North Philly gunfight with the killer of Sgt. Patrick McDonald on Sept. 23, 2008. As the killer stood over him, preparing to reload, Bowes got off five shots and... Read more

Run to benefit police/fire survivors fund

Saturday, May 2, 2009, 12:43 PM
The city has announced details for the Badges of Honor 5K Run, to benefit the city police and fire survivors fund. The idea for the run came from Fox29 meteorologist John Bolaris, who hopes to raise $100,000 in its first incarnation June 6 at the sports complex. He wants it to become an annual event... Read more

More food in Wash West

Friday, May 1, 2009, 5:04 PM
Marcie Turney and Valerie Safran, who own Bindi, Lolita, Open House and Grocery in the 100 block of South 13th Street, are two weeks from opening Verde, a flower-chocolate shop in the street-level space at 108 S. 13th St. that housed Robin's Books. (Robin's is now upstairs.) They also say they plan... Read more
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