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$1 Crabfries Friday at Chickie’s, proceeds to FOP Survivors Fund

Chickie's & Pete's on Friday will hold its 11th annual Crabfries® for Heroes, with Crabfries $1 at participating locations. The event is a celebration of National French Fry Day. All...

Give Miss Cleo a call

Cleo is a sweet, 1-year-old spayed female collie mix who weighs 35 pounds. She was on the run for three months before she was trapped. Cleo would love to...

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Programs at Richmond Library Richmond Library, 2987 Almond St., offers a Literacy Enrichment Afterschool Program that meets Mondays and Tuesdays from 2-6 p.m. and Wednesdays,...

School district develops a plan for Frankford HS

The School District of Philadelphia has embarked on a $19.9 million investment to reopen Frankford High School. The reopening plan will address damaged asbestos and...

Boyd is the best

Boyd is looking for his forever family. He will require a fully fenced yard, in a somewhat quiet area, as he is extremely fearful...

Maxim as sweet as they come

Maxim was at a Philly shelter with a tail injury when he was rescued and had his amputation taken care of. He is healed...

Fishtown Taps celebrates summer happy hour at two dozen hotspots

It’s always Happy Hour in Fishtown. Well, on Tuesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. through Oct. 29, that is. The Fishtown District announced that Fishtown Taps...

Franklin Towne Charter strengthens its bonds with West African school

The Benia International School has a strong bond with Franklin Towne Charter. The Duazon, Liberia elementary school welcomed a shipment of more than 2,000 study...

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