Claire Sasko

Staff Writer

@ClaireSasko
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City Life

What’s Better Than One Halloween a Year? Two, Says This South Jersey Group

The organization wants to add another day of Halloween celebrations to the holiday calendar.

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City Life

The U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Is Playing at the Linc in August

Now’s your chance to see Megan Rapinoe in person.

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City Life

After Fire, Melrose Diner Looks Like It’s Going to Be OK

The owner said the South Philly staple could reopen as soon as next week.

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City Life

Wawa Just Became the Official Hoagie of … the Baltimore Ravens?

We don’t Harbor any ill will, Wawa.

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City Life

The Pop-Up Beach on Broad Will Return for Philly Free Streets

Everyone’s favorite giant sandbox is coming back on August 3rd.

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City Life

City Says Not to Be Concerned About the Weather-Related “Odor” at PES Refinery

Officials sent out an alert this week regarding fumes near the refinery, where shutdown procedures are underway after a series of massive explosions last month.

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City Life

13 Philly Cops to Be Fired After Social Media Probe

Four others will be suspended — and 69 total will receive some form of discipline.

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City Life

What to Know About SEPTA’s Big Regional Rail Construction Project

SEPTA will run shuttle buses along its Airport Line through August. Here’s info on what to expect.

City Life

Trump Wants to Recruit Women Voters, Starting in King of Prussia

Trump’s campaign launched its new “Women for Trump” push at the Valley Forge Casino Resort on Tuesday.

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City Life

Elizabeth Warren Sure Seemed to Have a Good Weekend in Philly

Here’s what she got up to during her visit for the Netroots Nation convention.

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City Life

People With Anxiety Disorders Can Soon Get Pa. Medical Marijuana Cards

Anxiety disorders were just added to the state’s list of qualifying program conditions.

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City Life

Q&A: Amber Hikes on Leading the Office of LGBT Affairs

Hikes announced that she would resign as the organization’s executive director this week.

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City Life

Philly’s 2-Way Protected Bike Lanes Are Getting Closer to Center City

Here’s why the latest project — along 11th Street in South Philly — looks especially promising.

City Life

Spruce and Pine Street Bike Lane Revamp: What to Know

What’s going to change? Will construction affect your commute? Answers to those questions, and more.

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City Life

Bernie Sanders Doesn’t Want Hahnemann Hospital to Close

Members of his 2020 presidential campaign team will protest outside the facility on Thursday.