🌱 Four Shot At Overbrook High + $60K Stolen Briefcase + Parade Day!

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Morning, friends! I’m back with your fresh copy of the Philadelphia Daily. Let’s get this Thursday started off right, with a quick guide to everything you need to know about what’s going on in town these days. Today’s issue includes news about:

  • Police are searching for the gunmen who shot four students outside Overbrook High School.
  • The $60,000 Question, who attacked and robbed a Frankford man of his briefcase with 60 grand inside?
  • The nation’s oldest Thanksgiving Day Parade began and still is in Philly.

But first, today’s weather:

Clouds and sunshine. High: 58 Low: 40.


Here are the top three stories today in Philadelphia:

  1. Four Overbrook High School students were shot Wednesday morning near their school, just after they were dismissed early for the Thanksgiving holiday. A person began firing at the students from a silver SUV. Officers who were stationed in the area responded to the scene and took victims to area hospitals. All of the students were in stable condition and were expected to survive. (inquirer.com)
  2. Philadelphia police say a man was attacked, handcuffed and robbed of his briefcase containing $60,000 by three men in the Frankford section of the city early Wednesday morning. The suspects ran off after they hit him in the head with a gun, police said. It happened while the victim was getting out of his car on the 5000 block of Ditman Street just before 2 a.m. (nbcphiladelphia.com)
  3. The first Thanksgiving Day Parade in the nation will be back on the Ben Franklin Parkway this year with the best balloons, floats, marching bands and performances yet. The parade will go through the heart of Center City and end at the Philadelphia Museum of Art and coverage from the warmth of your own couch, starts at 8:30 a.m. on Channel 6 ABC. (6abc)

Today in Philadelphia:

  • Thanksgiving Dinner at Misconduct Tavern (12:00 PM)
  • Historic Architecture Review Board – Lansdowne Borough (7:00 PM)
  • Jewelry for Your Walls! (7:30 PM)

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Now you’re in the loop and ready to head out the door on this Thursday! I’ll be back in your inbox tomorrow morning with a new update.

Patty-Pat Kozlowski

About me: Patty-Pat Kozlowski has been writing community news and Philly-cenric Op/Eds for over 20 years. A Jill of all trades she’s been a stand-up comedian, chef, DJ, newspaper editor, food trucker and Parks Director for Philadelphia Parks & Rec as well as a community relations/legislative aide for the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and Philadelphia City Council.

Have a news tip or suggestion for an upcoming Philadelphia Daily? Contact me at philadelphia@patch.com



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