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News

More Philly Hospitals Are Becoming “Baby-Friendly.” Maybe That’s Not a Good Thing.

The rigid, confounding, densely bureaucratic Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative has morphed into a system that diminishes a mother’s ability to make the best choices for her child.


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Phillies Announcer Dan Baker on Bryce Harper, Gritty, and People Who Say Baseball Games Are Too Long

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Philly Politics Is a Mess. Here’s Why That’s Encouraging.

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Stormy Weather in Washington, D.C.

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NextHealth PHL

NextUp: The Local Company Pioneering Gene Therapy for Pets

Life sciences firm Scout Bio wants to help your furry companions live longer.

Business

Why Burnout Is Hitting Women the Hardest

Here’s why the phenomenon is on the rise across industries and why women bear the brunt of it.

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Life & Style

Plan Your Next Long Weekend in Scenic and Peaceful Westchester County

The formerly hushed area along the lower Hudson River (literally home to Sleepy Hollow) is shifting into a vacation-worthy destination.

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Foobooz

Say Hello to Headhouse Square’s New Natural Wine Shop

Bloomsday Cafe has launched its long-awaited bottle shop — and they’ve got a special happy hour in store for Saturday.

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Sansom Street Finally Reopens After Last Year’s Business-Drenching Deluge

Now the Water Department can turn its attention to the other huge hole in the ground, along Baltimore Avenue in West Philly.

Be Well Philly

The Bourse Is Hosting $5 Yoga and Brunch Series This Summer

The $5 Breakfast Bootcamp, presented by The Bourse Food Hall and Sweat Fitness, starts June 22nd.


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The So-Philly Tale of How the City Nearly Sold My House Without Telling Me

The So-Philly Tale of How the City Nearly Sold My House Without Telling Me

A thrilling sojourn into the heart of our municipal bureaucracy.


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What to Know About the Oil Refinery Explosion

The blast rocked the city early this morning and caused a three-alarm fire. Here’s everything we know.

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Foobooz

Urban Outfitters Is Closing Amis Early

You’ve got just two more days to say goodbye to the Vetri-founded restaurant.

Be Well Philly

This Local Youth Organization Is Trying to Get More Girls to Play Soccer

The Manayunk-based Starfinder Foundation recently received a U.S. Soccer Foundation grant to expand its girls’ programming.

Be Well Philly

5 Healthy Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

Enjoy the long-awaited sunshine with these outdoor and summer-solstice events.

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Foobooz

Philly Is Trying to Save a Beloved Vietnamese Bakery From Demolition

Community organization VietLead has started a petition to stop the demolition and development of Washington Avenue’s Hoa Binh Plaza.

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Best of Philly 2018


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Philly Police Refuse to Identify 72 Cops Placed on Desk Duty Amid Facebook Probe

The department rejected a Philly Mag request for the list of officers, saying that “they have not been charged with a crime or a departmental violation.”

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Foobooz

Seafood in Philly: The Ultimate Guide

Looking for somewhere to get crabs, lobster, fried shrimp, or fresh fish? You’ve come to the right place.

Business

5 Philly-Area Execs Make Glassdoor’s Top CEOs List for 2019

Locally, two newcomers and an international awardee are the highlights of the recruiting site’s annual ranking of business leaders.

Philadelphia Wedding

After Years of Inviting Her to See His Band Play, This Temple Guy Finally Got the Girl

A couple long in the making brings a fun, tropical-style wedding to the city.

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