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What's Happening in:  Newbold 

PPD seeking suspect in hit and run of mother and two children at Broad and Dickinson

Around 1 p.m. on Tuesday, February 2, a hit and run occurred at the intersection of Broad and Dickinson Streets, injuring a 30-year-old mother and her two children, aged 5-years-old and 4-months-old.

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Surveillance photo of the vehicle.

The Philadelphia Police Department is seeking the suspect and vehicle involved in this incident that occurred right outside of Benna’s West. The car involved in this hit and run is believed to be a 2001 red Honda Accord.

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What's Happening in:  All over South Philly 

Big winter storm coming, PPD reminds of #nosavesies with “Hotline Bling” parody video

With forecasts predicting upwards of 10 inches of snow for the city later this week, it’s time to deal with the yearly struggle of shoveling out parking spots and people placing everything from traffic cones to vacuums outside to save their cleared out spaces.

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Find the full video here.

In typical Philadelphia Police Department fashion, they’ve released a parody video of Drake’s “Hotline Bling” for their #nosavesies campaign.

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What's Happening in:  Hawthorne 

Buddhist monk fights back against robber at Sunoco at Broad and Catharine

This robber at the Sunoco gas station at Broad and Catharine should have a big helping of karma coming his way.

On January 3, this man stole a wallet filled with as much as $350 from a Buddhist monk. While the suspect did get away, this monk wasn’t ready to give up without a fight.

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What's Happening in:  Queen Village 

Have you seen this Whole Foods meat thief?

With pretty consistently steep prices at Whole Foods, it’s no wonder that this man is making multiple trips to steal thousands of dollars worth of food from the organic grocery store.

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The man shown here is wanted by the Philadelphia Police Department for multiple thefts at the Whole Foods at 929 South St.

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Program reimburses commercial properties for security camera installation

While many businesses would like security cameras for the exterior of their location, cost deters many from purchasing and installing them.

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A screen grab from a surveillance video of a shooting at 17th and Wharton in July. 

The City of Philadelphia’s Business Security Camera Program is now allowing owners of commercial properties who install these cameras to receive up to a 50% reimbursement of the cost of the improvements to help make the streets safer and more monitored.

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Funny video shows how not to save your parking spot this winter

While Juno left much less snow on Philadelphia than expected, the ongoing struggle over saving parking spaces is bound to continue.

Sammy’s Space Savers, while an accurate portrayal of the parking battles in South Philly, comically shows what not to do after clearing out the snow.

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