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Carpenters Union Sued for Racketeering

The Pennsylvania Convention Center has filed a federal RICO complaint.


Victory Brewing Opens New Digs in Kennett Square

More than 8,000 square feet and 60 beers on tap.

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Want to Live Longer? Move to Lancaster.

Prospects are poorer in West Philly.

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Was Drew Becher Too Ambitious for Philly?

Liz Spikol digs into the PHS president’s mixed legacy.

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Philly Woman Suspected of Trying to Join ISIS

Her alias is “YoungLioness.” If convicted she faces up to 15 years in prison.

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Campus Rape Doc The Hunting Ground Screens Tonight

The film and panel discussion marks the start of Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

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The Great Passover-Easter Smackdown

Spikol: A point-by-point — and purely secular — analysis of the concurrent spring religious holidays.

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Bucks Realtor Charged With $643K Fraud

Dean Rossi could spend years in prison and be fined $4 million.

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How Camden Reduced Gunfire by Nearly 50 Percent

“We know we can’t arrest our way out of this.”

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Pa. Women Won’t Get Equal Pay Until 2072

Spikol: I’ll be 103 before I live in a state where gender doesn’t define my earning potential.

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Standing Room Only at Craig Drake’s Memorial Service

The legendary jeweler to Center City’s rich and famous is one of the last of a dying breed.


Is Jim Kenney the Face of New Philadelphia?

How a son of Old Philly became the progressive darling.

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Ask Liz: (Comcast?) Cable and the 1948 DNC

Your Philly conundrums solved.


Phillipe Starck to Design Philly Hotel

Celebrated Frenchman will be exclusive interior designer for Dranoff’s SLS LUX.

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Confession: I Wear Maternity Jeans

Even though I’m not pregnant.