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ghost ship philadelphia
City Life

The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Our Very Own Ghost Ship

Hurry and catch the apparition before it (shiver … ) disappears!

carson king
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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: I Got Yer First Stone Right Here

It all began with a sign at a college football game …

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: The Pumpkin Spice Phone

No, wait, don’t hang up!

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: It’s Very Corny

A Deptford couple’s (accidental) cornstalk grew a record-shattering 29 ears.

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Greater Love Hath No Quarterback

Do you know what Carson Wentz has given up for this team?

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Best Thing This Week: Carli Lloyd’s NFL Offers

And why shouldn’t the Delran native be the woman to breach the NFL’s gender barrier?

wawa beer
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Best Thing This Week: D.C. Gripes as Wawa Invades

We give them Shortis. They give us Trump. Please.

bobby hill
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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Catching Up With Bobby Hill

When you’re already an angel, where on Earth do you go from here?

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Best Thing: Alejandro Bedoya’s Awesome Audacity

The Union midfielder boldly goes where our elected weenies don’t dare.

woodstock is dead
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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Woodstock Is Dead

And sometimes — really! — it’s better if things just die.

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Best Thing: They’re Doing Another Rocky Movie!

Gonna fly … again!

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Best Thing: The Great Berks County Bird Caper

We plead with serial parrot pilferer: ENOUGH birds in hand, already!

Stu Bykofsky
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Best Thing: Bye-Kofsky!

The bilious Daily News columnist finally hangs it up.

changing south philly
City Life

Can South Philly Hold On to What’s Always Made It Unique?

It’s our most famous neighborhood, defined by its immigrants and its characters, by intermingling (sometimes clashing) cultures — and by near-constant change.

south philly timeline
City Life

A Brief Timeline of South Philly Through the Ages

From roaming buffalo and Dutch settlers through the first Odunde Festival and our restaurant boom.