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Meryl Levitz: Tourism’s Pied Piper

When Meryl Levitz came here in 1971, “Philly tourism” was a punch line, not a billion-dollar industry. Now, Philadelphia regularly tops lists — from big-deal […]

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The Quest for Calm: A New Dad Tries Three of Philly’s Top Relaxation Techniques

My right wrist is … a nutcracker. My left wrist is … a pepper grinder. My neck is … a string of firecrackers. Naked and […]

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Ben Franklin Parkway: Philly’s Grandest Flop

“The construction of the Parkway is the greatest Twentieth Century accomplishment of any city of the world.” So wrote a breathless Andrew Wright Crawford in […]

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Bart Blatstein’s Atlantic City

Philly developer Bart Blatstein has been playing real-life Monopoly, cobbling together parcels of property in Atlantic City — everyone’s favorite resort-town-slash-urban-metaphor. His snagging of the Pier […]

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In Praise of the Philly Stoop

Over the next few weeks, as the weather in the Delaware Valley makes its slow, humid descent from gloriously sun-kissed to armpit-soakingly swampy, you, dear […]

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This Make-Ahead Oatmeal Saved Our Lives

If I’m going to be honest, I’ll admit that I’d always seen oatmeal as the homework of breakfast. On one hand, It’s definitely the healthiest […]

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The Case for Philly Statehood

Back in July, as the world was reeling from the U.K.’s Brexit vote, Harper Polling asked Pennsylvanians which part of the state they’d like to […]

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Excessive Heat Warning Remains in Effect for Philly Region Today

It’s going to be another scorcher today, Philadelphia. The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat warning for Philadelphia and its surrounding counties that […]

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Ed Rendell: Sorry About that “Ugly Women” Comment

Yesterday we told you about how Ed Rendell put his foot in his mouth while trying to explain why he thought Donald Trump‘s comments about […]

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WATCH: 60 Minutes Profiles Temple Prof Wrongly Accused of Spying

View More: Newsmakers News|60 Minutes News|Live News|More News Videos Last May, the Department of Justice dropped a bombshell when it announced charges against Temple physics […]

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Here’s Hillary Clinton’s Philly Victory Speech

Hillary Clinton won the Pennsylvania Primary on Tuesday, and she took her victory lap at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, flanked by the Pennsylvania politicians who’ve been flanking her all […]

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Trump, Clinton Win Pennsylvania Primary

In what had come to seem like a foregone conclusion, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have been named the winners in the Pennsylvania primaries, according […]

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Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders Will Both Be in Philly Tonight

The Pennsylvania primary is tomorrow. Maybe you’ve heard. And things are getting hectic here in Philadelphia. Four presidential contenders will be in the Philly area today. On […]

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Kenney Bans City-Funded Travel to North Carolina, Mississippi

Director of LGBT Affairs Nellie Fitzpatrick announces @phillymayor banning non-essential travel to North Carolina and Mississippi following those states passing laws legalizing LGBT discrimination. A […]

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Kenney Bans City-Funded Travel to North Carolina, Mississippi

Director of LGBT Affairs Nellie Fitzpatrick announces @phillymayor banning non-essential travel to North Carolina and Mississippi following those states passing laws legalizing LGBT discrimination. A […]