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ThinkFest Preview: The Front Lines of Philadelphia’s Opioid Crisis

A panel featuring Maria Quiñones-Sánchez, Mike Newall and Nydia Han.

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24 Photos That Prove Peak Fall Foliage Has Officially Hit Philly

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The No-B.S. Guide to the 2018 Midterm Election

Everything you need to know before you vote, in an easy-to-read format.

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New Center City Wawa Opens With Free Coffee Weekend

Apparently Wawa’s free coffee weekends are a thing now, and we’re happy about it.

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20 Photos of People in Gritty Halloween Costumes

You’re welcome.

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After Pittsburgh Shooting, More Security at Philly Synagogues

The PPD deployed officers to synagogues and houses of worship this weekend.

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Philly Voter Registration Is Way Up

Here’s what that might mean for voter turnout in November.

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ThinkFest Preview: Larry Krasner on His First Year as DA

He’ll share the stage with 6ABC anchor Tamala Edwards.

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Our Beloved Gritty Is Officially One Month Old

And his baby photos are definitely cuter than yours.


6 Takeaways From the New Yorker’s Larry Krasner Profile

The story reveals that the Philly DA was a victim of violent crime a decade ago, among other things.

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ThinkFest 2018 Preview: Meek Mill and Michael Rubin

The duo will discuss criminal justice reform at our annual event on November 15th.


Five Takeaways From the First Year of Vision Zero

Here’s what’s become of the city’s plan to eliminate traffic fatalities by 2030.

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This Philly Writer’s Book Is Being Turned Into an FX Horror Series

Carmen Maria Machado’s Her Body and Other Parties was published last year.

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Halloween in Philadelphia: The Ultimate Guide

Pumpkins! Parties! Parades! Philly does Halloween right

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Bucks County DA Warns of “Unexploded Devices” in the Area

The devices are connected to a bomb investigation that resulted in two arrests in June.