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WEATHER BLOG: Pastel Advisory

By Carol Erickson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Of all the advisories and warnings and watches and alerts we’ve had to deal with this crummy year of weather, this is my favorite one – a pastel advisory. 130 more words

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Local College Student Persuades School To Update Well-Known Sign

By Lynne Adkins

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (CBS) – A local college student has prompted his school to update a well known sign all over campus.

The blue and white wheel chair design on a handicapped parking sign or where a facility is wheelchair accessible is well known, but it was not active enough for 22-year-old Chris Yang. 97 more words

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'Don Giovanni' At The Academy Of Music

By Justin Udo

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Opera Philadelphia presents “Don Giovanni” at the Academy of Music starting Friday, April 25th through Sunday, May 4th.

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Team Of Residents At Local Medical Center Win National Competition

By Kim Glovas

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A team of medical residents from Albert Einstein Medical Center have won a national game-style contest.

It’s called the American College of Physicians “Doctor’s Dilemna” and it’s styled after the “Jeopardy” game show. 155 more words

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Solar Paneling May Soon Take Off In The U.S.

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – We’re seeing a lot more sun these days, as spring unfolds, but are we using it more? A solar power advocate says that may be about to take off. 150 more words

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DA Williams Announces Who Will Lead Unit To Investigate Claims Of Innocence By Convicted Murderers

By Tony Hanson

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – One of Philadelphia’s most successful, respected and aggressive prosecutors is now on the hunt for the innocent.

DA Seth Williams  announced this week the formation of a new unit, the Conviction Relief Unit, and it will be led by veteran homicide prosecutor Mark Gilson. 129 more words

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Camden Community Leaders To Be Extra Surveillance For Police

By David Madden

CAMDEN (CBS) – Some 100 community leaders from throughout Camden are being trained to be extra eyes and ears for the police. 167 more words

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