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Business

How Wawa Became One of the Top Spots for Missed Connections

City Life

How Did Wawa Become a Top Spot for Missed Connections?

This summer your best odds of finding romance may be no further than your neighborhood convenience store.

City Life

Amtrak 188 Survivor Recounts Night of Fateful Crash

“Every breath I take, I think about it,” says Robert Hewett. He’d like to meet the first responders who saved him.

City Life

Two Bike Accidents Tuesday Precede “Ride of Silence”

One was fatal.

City Life

Kenney Expands City-Funded Travel Ban to Places With Anti-LBGT Legislation

Citified

Kenney Expands City-Funded Travel Ban Over Anti-LBGT Laws

It will now include Tennessee and Oxford, Alabama.

City Life

Worker Gets $7.25M in Scary Rodin Museum Fall

Engineer Phani Guthula fell through a glass attic floor. It was captured on security cameras.

City Life

White House Social Secretary to Deliver CCP Commencement Address

Deesha Dyer, a CCP alum, is coming home.

Business

Inquirer Is Hiking Newsstand Prices to $1.50

It’s the papers’ first increase in since 2011.

Things to Do

Uptown Theater Is Hosting a Prince Memorial Today

Guests are invited to bring purple candles.

City Life

Creator of the Mister Softee’s Jingle Dies at 94

Les Waas produced almost 1,000 songs in his lifetime.

City Life

SEPTA Wins Grant to Buy 25 Zero-Emission Electric Buses

$2.6 million from the FTA will pay for them.

City Life

SEPTA: Don’t Take Selfies on the Train Tracks

A recent study found that train tracks are the third deadliest place to take selfies.

City Life

WATCH: Yesterday’s “Day of Action” in Center City

Activists took to the streets to demand a $15 minimum wage, and to oppose stop-and-frisk and Temple’s proposed stadium.

Citified

Michael Nutter to Stump for Hillary Clinton in Wilmington

He’s campaigning for her in Delaware on Sunday.