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Port Richmond Couple Claims Their Asthmatic Son Died Unneccesarily

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A Port Richmond couple continues a lonely fight on behalf of their 22-year-old son who died of acute complications of asthma back in 2012. 282 more words

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The Forum Of Executive Women Looks For A Non-Profit Partner Organization

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Time is running out for a smaller non-profit group to make what could be a game-changing connection.

If you work in the mailroom, think what it might mean to be invited to brainstorm with senior staff. 156 more words

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Neglected 250-Year-Old Home in Darby, Pa. Could Face Demolition

By John Ostapkovich

DARBY, Pa. (CBS) — Demolition is among the options under consideration as Darby Borough considers what to do with a 250-year-old house that has fallen into disuse. 155 more words

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Technology Helps Reconnect People With Items They Left Behind In A Taxi

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - People accidentally leave all sort of stuff in taxis and limosines, but if they leave it in one regulated by the Philadelphia Parking Authority, there’s a good chance of getting it back. 184 more words

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Phila. Business Owner Pleads Guilty to Lying To Fire Investigators

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — There’s been a minor guilty plea in the aftermath of the 2012 Kensington warehouse inferno that killed two Philadelphia firefighters ( 146 more words

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New Guide To Providing Health Care To The Poor Focuses On How They See The World

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The link between poverty and bad health outcomes is well-known, but the solution may lie in better listening skills. 233 more words

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10th Grade History Teacher Writes Trilogy Of Novels

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Inner city kids need positive role models. So says a high school history teacher who’s mounted an unusual outreach. 201 more words

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