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Football player, 11, who has the body of a GROWN MAN and towers over his COACH at Philadelphia youth team becomes a viral sensation

Nyeem Powell, 11, towers over his West Philly Panthers teammates The young boy usually is number 40 and plays both defensive and offensive It's not clear what caused Nyeem's growth spurt but he appears to have a bright future in football An 11-year-old boy from Philadelphia has become an online sensation after a video of him playing football went viral.

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Football player, 11, who has the body of a GROWN MAN and towers over his COACH at Philadelphia youth team becomes a viral sensation

Small Wins: Philadelphia Man Overcame Life Struggles To Become Face Of Clothing Brand

WILLOW GROVE, Pa. (CBS) — Isaiah Thomas is self-made in more ways than one. The Philadelphia native has his business name – and personal mantra – across storefronts in Willow Grove, Moorestown, and even the Palisades Center in New York. CBS3 began the segment ‘Open For Business’ during the pandemic to highlight local businesses.

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Small Wins: Philadelphia Man Overcame Life Struggles To Become Face Of Clothing Brand

Kicking up a stink! Temple University students reveal fly-infested piles of TRASH that are filling the corridors of their $800-a-month dorms - as they slam 'premier' housing over the mess

Two TikTok users claiming to be students at Temple University have shared videos of the garbage-filled corridors in their off-campus accommodation Both people said that they live in University Village, which is located outside of the Temple campus but is directly affiliated with the Philadelphia-based college University Village is described on the college's website as the 'premier student housing choice' at Temple University

dailymail.co.uk ,  3h 1
Kicking up a stink! Temple University students reveal fly-infested piles of TRASH that are filling the corridors of their $800-a-month dorms - as they slam 'premier' housing over the mess

Hospital Deal Involving Chestnut Hill Leaves Residents Worried Over Future Healthcare

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Financial issues have forced Tower Health to transfer ownership of Chestnut Hill Hospital, the largest hospital in northwest Philadelphia, leaving some residents wondering about the future of their healthcare. The group announced the new plan Tuesday, saying they will transfer ownership over to Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic.

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Hospital Deal Involving Chestnut Hill Leaves Residents Worried Over Future Healthcare

Eagles designate Josiah Scott, Jack Driscoll to return from IR

The Eagles may be getting a little help with their depth this week. The team has designated cornerback Josiah Scott and offensive lineman Jack Driscoll to return from injured reserve on Tuesday. That means both players are eligible to practice. Philadelphia has 21 days to activate the players or elect to keep them on IR for the rest of the season.

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Eagles designate Josiah Scott, Jack Driscoll to return from IR

Community College Of Philadelphia Holds Event To Celebrate National Voter Registration Day

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Community College of Philadelphia held an event to recognize National Voter Registration Day. They celebrated with a virtual kickoff of its semester-long CCP Votes Campaign. The virtual event emphasized the importance of not sitting on the sidelines. CCP Institute for Community Engagement and Civic Leadership voter registration stations have been set up on campus Tuesday to encourage people to take part in the process.

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Community College Of Philadelphia Holds Event To Celebrate National Voter Registration Day

Philly Superintendent Dr. William Hite to End Tenure at End of School Year

© Provided by NBC Philadelphia… What to Know Philadelphia School District Superintendent Dr. William Hite announced Monday that he will end his tenure next year. Hite joined the School District of Philadelphia in June 2012. The District said the search for a new superintendent will begin shortly with a decision being made in early Spring of next year.

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Philly Superintendent Dr. William Hite to End Tenure at End of School Year

Biggest training camp questions for every Eastern Conference team

The 2021 off-season didn’t see much seismic movement among the league’s superstars, but there are plenty of old faces in new places entering 2021–22. The Bulls and Knicks have added quality veterans as they look to avoid the play-in tournament, while the Heat have reloaded in pursuit of a return to the Finals.

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Biggest training camp questions for every Eastern Conference team

Flyers count on offseason pickups to lead them to playoffs

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The sounds of Philadelphia in the fall are familiar at this time of season: the bellyaching from talk radio to chirping tweets on the Eagles’ poor start. The cheers of nearly 30,000 fans imploring Bryce Harper to bring October baseball back to Philly.

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Flyers count on offseason pickups to lead them to playoffs

Philadelphia Weather: Chance For Strong To Severe Storms On Tuesday, Damaging Winds

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Clouds will be on the increase this morning as a few showers develop, specifically north and west. We could see a bit of lull precipitation as a cold front drops in later this afternoon. A line or broken line of thunderstorms will move across the area.

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Philadelphia Weather: Chance For Strong To Severe Storms On Tuesday, Damaging Winds

Young Offenders star and Leaving Cert student take to Opera House stage

The pair play two pals in the hit production Philadelphia, Here I Come! A Leaving Cert student from Cork city is set to make his acting debut next week at Cork Opera House, and he's going to be in great company on stage with a few other familiar faces.

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Young Offenders star and Leaving Cert student take to Opera House stage

Wheeler scheduled to start for Philadelphia against Atlanta

Philadelphia Phillies (81-75, second in the NL East) vs. Atlanta Braves (83-72, first in the NL East) Atlanta; Tuesday, 7:20 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Phillies: Zack Wheeler (14-9, 2.79 ERA, 1.00 WHIP, 240 strikeouts) Braves: Charlie Morton (13-6, 3.78 ERA, 1.06 WHIP, 203 strikeouts)

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Wheeler scheduled to start for Philadelphia against Atlanta

Her ex-boyfriend called 'a fat piece of garbage,' she's unrecognizable now

Alvina Rayne, a young woman from Philadelphia, saw her life completely change. For several years, she used food as an escape mechanism. Her unhealthy diet meant that she was obese for years. She weighed almost 113 kilos. What’s more, her personal life was quite unhealthy as well.

ohmymag.co.uk ,  19h 5
Her ex-boyfriend called 'a fat piece of garbage,' she's unrecognizable now

Philly Superintendent William R. Hite Jr. says he’s leaving at the end of the year

William R. Hite Jr., for nearly a decade the superintendent of city schools, has set an end to his tenure. Hite will remain leader of the Philadelphia School District through the end of the school year, but he and the school board have agreed there will be no contract renewal.

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Philly Superintendent William R. Hite Jr. says he’s leaving at the end of the year

Philadelphia School District Superintendent Dr. William Hite Will Not Seek Contract Renewal After School Year

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — School District of Philadelphia Superintendent Dr. William Hite will not seek a contract renewal after this year. Hite’s contract expires in August 2022. “After much reflection, I’ve decided not to renew my contract when it expires in August 2022,” Hite said.

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Philadelphia School District Superintendent Dr. William Hite Will Not Seek Contract Renewal After School Year

Houston sees 30% increase in homicides compared to this time in 2020

If you feel like there have been more violent crimes around Houston lately, statistics show that is certainly the case. Many other major U.S. cities are seeing an increase in homicides as well. ABC13 gathered data from the public information officers at each of these police departments.

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Houston sees 30% increase in homicides compared to this time in 2020

Philadelphia Flower Show 2022 will be in FDR Park again

The Philadelphia Flower Show will return to FDR Park for 2022, according to an announcement by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS), which organizes the annual event. The show will take on a theme of In Full Bloom and will spread across 15 acres of the South Philly park.

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Philadelphia Flower Show 2022 will be in FDR Park again

A Philadelphia teen killed his ex-girlfriend outside a SEPTA station last year. A jury is being asked to decide why.

There’s no dispute that 18-year-old Morgan McCaffery was stabbed and slashed to death by her ex-boyfriend outside a Montgomery County train station last year. But as the trial for Gilbert Newton III opened Monday in Norristown, jurors were asked to choose between two narratives as to why.

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A Philadelphia teen killed his ex-girlfriend outside a SEPTA station last year. A jury is being asked to decide why.