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The story of the stealing of Mifflin Street

In 1984, someone stole Mifflin Street. Yes, as in they stone-by-stone took the street apart in broad daylight.


Bob Laramie photo, via

How does such a thing happen? In’s series of forgotten city history, this week the story revolves around the stealing of Mifflin Street.

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South Philly restaurant burglars caught, facing charges

Since April, there have been a string of burglaries at restaurants in South Philly. Spots including Bing Bing Dim Sum, Cloud 9 Vapor Store, Stogie Joe’s and more were hit over the past few months.


Bing Bing Dim Sum was one of the restaurants affected.

South Philly’s restaurants are safe again now that the suspects have finally been apprehended, according to police. 

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