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Lighthouse Chapel International moving into Northeast Community Center

The Northeast Community Center on Holme Avenue won’t be empty for very long. New tenants from Lighthouse Chapel International should be moving in within the week, but the community is still…

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Holme-Crisp Cemetery flag flies despite storm, vandalism, snakes and poison sumac

Most people attribute Philadelphia's origins to William Penn. But not everyone realizes it was surveyor Thomas Holme who helped plan the city. His final resting place is located in the Holme-Crisp…

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Flag dedication ceremony at Holme-Crisp Cemetery

A ceremony is set to put the finishing touches at the grave of Thomas Holme at Holme-Crisp Cemetery. The small cemetery on the 3000-block of Holme Avenue near Convent Avenue is…

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'Brazen' scrappers taking more than just trash in some neighborhoods [video]

In Mayfair and Holme Circle, residents are battling "brazen" scrappers who are not only taking scrap metal from curbside garbage, but also right from people’s yards. "Scrappers" are defined as those who…

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172nd District residents eligible for service award

Volunteers of all ages across several Northeast Philly neighborhoods are eligible for the President's Volunteer Service Award. The President's Council on Service and Civic Participation, established in 2003, honors Americans…

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Right NEast/Wrong NEast: 2 out of 3 TV stations can't read a street sign

Can you tell the difference between Northeast and Northwest Philadelphia? Can you tell whether a street sign says Walnut Lane or Walnut Hill Street? CBS3 had trouble with both over the…

Former St. Jerome priest, teacher sentenced to prison for child sexual abuse

A Philadelphia judge Wednesday sentenced a former St. Jerome priest and a teacher to prison for the sexual assault of a young boy that took place nearly 15 years ago. Before…

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Northeast Community Center sale to Sant Properties now unlikely

With a damaged roof, a stalled Sheriff's Sale and no perspective tenants, the Northeast Community Center at 2840 Holme Ave. in Holme Circle is likely also still without a buyer. Holme…

What do I do right after making settlement on my home? [Real NEastate]

Columnist Stacey McCarthy has the week off. Today, we're running her post from this time last year. Q: I am so excited! I make settlement on my first home in Holme…

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Former priest, teacher convicted in sex-abuse case

The Rev. Charles Engelhardt and former parochial school teacher Bernard Shero were convicted in the abuse of the same altar boy at St. Jerome's parish in Holme Circle in the late…

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Northeast Community Center faces sheriff's sale

The Northeast Community Center at 2840 Holme Ave. was scheduled for a sheriff’s sale on Tuesday, according to its executive director, Stan Cohen. The center owes $1.1 million to TD Bank…

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Hurricane Sandy knocks down trees in the Northeast [photos]

Sandy blew through Philadelphia Monday with fierce winds and heavy rain. Though the city escaped relatively unscathed, the storm left residents with clean-up duties. Trees that couldn't withstand the wind are…

Real NEastate: Why don't sellers clean their homes before showings?

Q: I’m looking for a home around Holme Circle for a decent price. I have been into many homes I might have considered buying if they weren't such a mess. Why do people…

Monsignor Lynn denied bail as lawyers plan sentence appeal

Monsignor William Lynn, the former Philadelphia Archdiocese official convicted of child endangerment for failing to prevent other priests from sexually abusing children, will remain in jail for the foreseeable future. Lynn's…

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With fourth major break, Philly water mains showing their age

An entire intersection is missing at 21st and Bainbridge streets in Southwest Center City where part of a major water main was blown out almost two weeks ago. Meanwhile, city officials…

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NEast Links: Abuse verdict, mural designs, firefighter celebration

  Monsignor William Lynn was found guilty Friday of one count of child endangerment after being named last year in a grand jury report for allegedly helping to reassign Philadelphia priests…

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