Germantown

Odd News

Coyote spotted trotting about Chestnut Hill College's campus

Coyote sighting!

Opinion

Here's hoping Michael Bennett makes white people uncomfortable in Philly on Tuesday

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Women

How a three-mile section of Philly became a roller-derby mecca

Carroll - Penn Jersey Roller Derby Practice

Health

Their son got lead poisoning and the city treated them like slumlords

Lead Poisoning

Crime

Video: Heroic Pizza Hut employee fights back against three armed robbers

Philadelphia Pizza Hut Armed Robbery

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby showed up in Germantown to do his first comedy act since 2015

Bill Cosby

Attacks

Passenger stabbed with screwdriver on SEPTA bus

Septa Bus

Police

Philly police officer fatally shoots unarmed man who fled in wanted Hyundai

Stock_Carroll - Philadelphia Police Car

Crime

Philly police: Man forced at gunpoint to leave home, withdraw money from ATMs

Philly police video shot - kidnapping

2018 NFL Draft

Former Philly high school football star declares for 2018 NFL Draft

Opinion

No, Cindy Bass won't have 'blood on her hands' if bulletproof-glass bill passes

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Dreams

Mom helps 16-year-old Philly girl tackle a football dream

Christina Ingram

History Mystery

Did Wissahickon hermit have fabled philosopher's stone?

Carroll - Kelpius Cave Wissahickon Valley Park

Sponsored

Help Germantown win a vital Historic Preservation Grant

Germantown United CDC Preservation Grant

Schools

Germantown school to close Tuesday for final day of mold cleanup

John B. Kelly Elementary School

Courts

He once ran for mayor, now he has a trial date for allegedly vandalizing Rizzo statue

Frank RIzzo Statue Spray Paint

Food & Drink

Dine al fresco in Mt. Airy during Supper Sessions

Mt. Airy Supper Sessions

Dogs

Rescue group: Dog wasn't abandoned, but escaped from attempted rescuer

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Crime

Golden Retriever violently dragged out of car, abandoned along busy road near Fairmount Park

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Crime

Reports: Philadelphia police locked in standoff with barricaded man

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Events

10 photos of acrobats performing 'DreamCycle' (in various states of undress)

Carroll - Cirque Us

Circus Arts

She's got a (long) leg up on the circus industry

Carroll - Circus Stilt Walker

Festivals

Head to Germantown for annual Juneteenth Festival

Johnson House Historical Site

Police

Police: Charges pending for two juveniles in viral video of mentally disabled man getting punched

Facebook video

Investigations

Philly police: Suspect in custody in paintball shooting spree

Odd News

Philly man declares war on thieving payphone

Payphone

Investigations

Paintball shooters sought by Philly police after injuring five in Roxborough, Germantown

Crime

Philly Police: Woman arrested in burglary of designer shoes, accessories valued at $7,000

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Ringling Bros.

As Greatest Show on Earth closes, contemporary circus could thrive

Circus School

Television

Food Network's new 'Ginormous Food' show spotlights local favorites

Investigation

Germantown bar manager fatally shot after dispute with security guard

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Police

Woman opens fire at Germantown store after man attacks her, but she hits guard

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Events

Dickens Christmas Party to be held in local Victorian mansion

Development

Historic Germantown YWCA, left to languish, on track for 'new era'

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Neighborhoods

New podcast tells tales from Philly's many neighborhoods

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Police

Police: South Philly man charged in multiple rapes

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Television

A Philly horror icon passes away at age 98

Zacherley

Events

Join a murder mystery party in a Victorian mansion

Rankings

Philadelphia snags No. 1 spot on 'Best Cities for Trick-or-Treating' list

2016 Election

Near his North Philly campaign office, there's no love for Donald Trump on the stoop

Trump North Philly Office

NFL

Philly player will take field tonight as part of the vaunted Denver Broncos defense

Will Parks

Education

WATCH: Philly will soon be home to a full-time circus-arts school

Circadium

Events

Four quirky food and drink festivals in the Philly suburbs to check out

Mushroom Festival

Books

New book of poems, 'Franklinstein,' tells complicated history of Germantown

Wedding Altar Germantown

Crime

Police: 13-year-old girl stabbed in Germantown; no arrests made

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Gun Violence

Vigil on Thursday evening for 13-year-old shooting victim

End Gun Violence Campaign