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Khanya Brann

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I Love My Job: Martha Graham Cracker

The beloved Philly drag queen talks bad gigs and Prince and even recites a little poetry.


Caribbean Food in Philly: The Ultimate Guide

From curry goat and oxtail to mofongo and pernil, here’s where to find the best Jamaican, Puerto Rican, Haitian, and Dominican food in the city.


Stephen Zarrilli to Step In as President and CEO of the University City Science Center

The former Safeguard Scientifics leader will assume the position in October, putting an end to a six-month nationwide search.

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New Philly Mural Takes a Stand Against Trump Immigration Policy

It reads: “Families Belong Together…Not In Cages”

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Tips for Safe Independence Day Fireworks Celebrations

It’s the first July 4th since Pennsylvania relaxed its fireworks law in 2017. Here’s how to safe stay.

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How to Get Around Philadelphia on July 4th

Details on road closures and SEPTA schedules to help you can plan your (very hot) holiday.

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Philly Police Have a New Recruitment Technique: Roller Skating

At last week’s “Roll with a Recruiter” event, potential candidates for the Philadelphia Police Department strapped on skates for a roll-along (ba-dum-tiss) with the officers.

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Opera Philly Needs $25k to Screen Opera Inspired By the MOVE Bombing

And they want your help. If the goal is met, fans would get a free screening of the show — set in the MOVE house decades after the bombing — in September.

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David McCullough to Inaugurate Major New History Prize in Philly

The prize will celebrate “outstanding contributions to the field of American public history.”

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Ed Rendell Reveals He Has Parkinson’s Disease

By going public, Rendell hopes to inspire people who think they might have symptoms of the disease to see a doctor.

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PHOTOS: Scenes From the 2018 Odunde Festival

People and moments that caught our eye at the biggest African street festival in the country.