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Elections

Democrat Roni Green wins special election to fill Pa.'s 190th District seat vacated by Motiva Johnson-Harrell

Roni Green Special Election

Coffee Shops

West Philly siblings want to open Ethiopian coffee shop in neighborhood

West Philly Ethiopian Coffee

Health News

Mercy Hospital in West Philadelphia closing its inpatient facilities

Mercy Hospital West Philadelphia

Restaurants

Renata's Kitchen is now open in former Trolley Car Station location in West Philly

Renata's Kitchen New Location

Education

Demonstrators greet Mike Pence in West Philly during visit to Catholic school

Mike Pence West Philly

Court

Former Rep. Motiva Johnson-Harrell sentenced to three months in prison, then house arrest

Rep. Motiva Johnson-Harrell guilty theft

Investigations

Police search for driver in fatal West Philly hit-and-run

West Hit Run

Investigations

Brother, 19, questioned in fatal shooting of 11-year-old boy in West Philly

West Philly 11

Investigations

Man in custody after four family members found fatally shot at West Philly home

Walton Ave

Festivals

Lancaster Avenue Jazz and Arts Festival offers free, family-friendly fun

jazz musicians performing

Performances

Shakespeare in Clark Park returns with free production of 'King Lear'

Clark Park

Investigations

Two men critically injured when third-story balcony collapses in West Philly

Philadelphia Police officer cruiser

Food & Drink

Dining Days returning to University City, now with lunch

White Dog Cafe expansion

Police

WATCH: Philly police host pop-up karaoke event at 52nd and Market

Karaoke With A Cop

Recreation

Philadelphia Zoo to debut WildWorks zipline and ropes course

Philadelphia Zoo ropes zipline

Crimes

Woman stabbed 30 times in her West Philadelphia home

crime tape stock

Business

Panera Bread to open largest Philly store at Penn campus in May

Panera Bread 12 and Arch _ Carroll

City Services

Philly launches mechanical street cleaning pilot in six neighborhoods

 West philly Rowhomes Rowhouses

Interviews

A little girl from West Philly grew up to become TV's first black lesbian superhero

Nafessa Williams

Business

Giant plans second Heirloom Market near Penn campus

Giant Supermarket

Lawsuits

'Fresh Prince' actor sues Fortnite creators over use of Carlton dance moves

Healthy Eating

University City restaurant to offer healthy 'brain food' menu for students during finals week

co-op brain food salmon

Investigations

Man charged, two others held in quadruple homicide in West Philly

Jahlil Porter Police

Investigations

Four people found dead – each shot in the head – in basement of West Philly home

Malcolm Street

Election 2018

Gritty scored write-in votes all across Philly

The Arts

King Britt ushers in the next big thing in public art: augmented reality murals

Carroll - Dreams, Diaspora, and Destiny Mural

Business

Wawa at Drexel University opens this week

Carroll - Drexel University Wawa

Odd News

West Philly Dunkin' Donuts on New England Patriots cups: 'We had no cups'

Odd News

Philadelphia's runaway-turtle epidemic continues in Mount Airy

Missing Turtle

Investigation

Police recover infant abducted during theft of mother's car in West Philly

Philadelphia Police officer cruiser

Odd News

Suzy Greenberg wasn't the only pet turtle to go missing in Philadelphia this week

Wayward turtles

Courts

Philly police arrest one man, seek another in home invasion and sexual assault of 82-year-old woman

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Food and Drink

A Loco Pez location just opened in West Philly

Loco Pez west philly

Investigation

Reports: Hit-and-run driver fatally strikes boy, 5, in West Philadelphia

Philadelphia Police officer cruiser

Recreation

City announces Rebuild project will bring a soccer and football field to West Philly

Parkside Athletic Fields

Education

Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins expands STEAM camp partnership with Drexel University

Murals

There's a Will Smith mural in progress in West Philly

Will Smith Comic Con

Development

Video shares glimpses, vision for West Philly's Schuylkill Yards

Schuylkill Yards

Investigation

West Philly man charged in fatal shooting of Penn State student

Family Dominique Oglesby

icons

Mural dedication to honor late journalist, trailblazer Ed Bradley

Ed Bradley

Investigation

Police: Student, 10, detained after turning in gun at Philly school

Morton Elementary

Investigation

Video: West Philly deli owner fights off suspect with AK-47

AK47 Shooting

Videos