Claire Sasko

Staff Writer

City Life

Sheetz Made Another Beer … This Time With a Philly Brewery

The audacity.

City Life

Wander a Giant Field of Sunflowers at This NJ Farm’s Festival

Holland Ridge Farm’s seasonal flower show begins September 21st.

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This 26-Pound Adoptable Chonk Sure Looks Like a Bobcat

You can adopt the very large Mr. B at Morris Animal Refuge.

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How to Watch the U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Practice at the Linc

The World Cup–winning team will hold a public training session before facing Portugal.

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Drivers, Stop Parking in the Spruce and Pine Street Bike Lanes

Revamped bicycle safety infrastructure on both roads doesn’t even seem to exist on weekends.

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Bicyclists to Rally for Appeal in Emily Fredricks Case

The Bicycle Coalition will gather outside the DA’s Office on Friday.

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Local Politicians Call for Stricter Gun Laws After North Philly Shooting

In a strong show of unity, more than two dozen officials gathered at City Hall on Thursday.

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What We Know About the North Philly Shooting That Injured 6 Police Officers

The suspect in Wednesday’s hours-long standoff has been identified by police sources as 36-year-old Maurice Hill. Here’s what we know about him and the incident.

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Judge Dismisses Charges Against Trash Truck Driver Who Struck Cyclist

Jorge Fretts was charged with vehicular homicide in February, more than a year after he fatally struck Emily Fredricks.

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You Can Now Use the SEPTA App to Add Money to Your Key Card

Welcome to the 21st century, SEPTA!

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Flash Flooding Could Dampen Your Evening Commute

Heavy rains and severe storms are headed for our area on Tuesday afternoon — yet again.

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Queen Village Is Not Screwing Around With Its Rat Infestation

Residents in the quaint Center City neighborhood have been busy fighting an infestation this summer.

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Chesco DA Announces Criminal Charges Against Mariner East Security Workers

The office began probing the controversial cross-state pipelines in December 2018.

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Philly Free Streets: Road Closures and Parking Restrictions

Here’s where you can drive across North Broad on Saturday — and where you can’t park.

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The Trolley Tunnel Blitz Will Return Next Weekend

Trolley commuters beware: Here’s when the tunnel will be out of service.