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Old 01-13-2010, 10:35 PM
 
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How is the neighborhood there? Btw, I'm not exactly a scaredy-cat but would not call myself a street-wise, tough girl either. I'll be going there 7:00ish. Would like to hear your honest opinions. Thanks!
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Old 01-14-2010, 03:44 AM
 
Location: Halethorphe, MD
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Old 01-14-2010, 08:41 AM
 
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It's your lucky day I lived there for 10 years. Egecome goes all they way up past 165th Street. Edgecome Ave is a great area across from park you can jog and stuff . It starts at 145 Street and goes up to Washingtion Heights. Its a great area, close to most trains and bus.
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Old 01-14-2010, 11:26 AM
 
Location: Bronx, NY
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Those two areas are like night and day. lol, seriously. Edgecombe can get really desolate at times and Broadway is the complete opposite lots of people and noisey. I would favor Edgecombe but I'm a dude, and I don't know if I would I feel comfortable on Edgecombe as a single woman honestly.
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Old 01-14-2010, 07:00 PM
 
Location: Beautiful Pelham Pkwy (da Bronx)
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I lived on Edgecombe, ar. 145th, for about six years and just recently moved. It is pretty safe. You will need to be a bit careful and stay aware late at night, but I have never really felt unsafe there. I am a single woman, yet it was no big deal, in terms of safety, plus it is close to the trains.
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