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I Wanted New Wall-to-Wall Carpet. He Wanted a New Sidewalk. 25 Years Later, We Have Neither

The hardest part of home renovation? Agreeing where to start.

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City Life

Best Thing This Week: We’re All in This Together, Apart

In a city known for stubbornness, we’re glad to see openness to change in this time of crisis.

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Best Thing: ESPN’s Sixers Mercy Killing

The network has bumped their March 11th game from their national broadcast, proving that we’re not the only ones frustrated with this team.

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Best Thing This Week: No More Fun for You, Mascots!

Oh, wait, that was the worst thing …

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Use Your Damn Turn Signals!

Not only do they deter accidents; they could help you find true love.

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Best Thing This Week: So You Wanna Be a Fairy-Tale Bride …

It’s easier to believe in happily-ever-after when you say “I do” in a Disney princess wedding dress, right?

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Meet the Millennial Mayors Working to Save Philly’s Sleepy Suburbs

They’re young, they’re energetic, they pride themselves on their social media savvy, and they’re determined to bring their post-industrial towns back from the dead — whatever it takes.

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Baseball Again. Thank God.

It’s just what America — and Philadelphia — needs in this darkest hour.

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Best Thing: The Great Gritty Acquittal

Oh ye of little faith …

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Best Thing: Puppy Bowl’s Philly Connections

Get ready to cheer for Kingery, Linus and Coach!

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Best Thing: Finally, the Cooking App You Really Need

Give me the recipe, spare me the annoying backstory.

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City Life

What Two Centuries of Census Records Taught Us About Philadelphia

The hidden story behind all those numbers.

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Best Thing This Week: [email protected]$% Climate Change

We’re gonna get serious about it — just as soon as we get back from the park.

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Best Thing: Matt Rhule’s New Gig

He may be the new Panthers coach, but he’ll always be an Owl to us.

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Best Thing: Kendall Jenner’s Back!

Impeachment? Russian hackers? Climate-change Armageddon? Who cares? Kendall’s in town again!