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City Life

Here’s What the Feedback on Your Kid’s Report Card Really Means

What do your child’s teachers really mean when they drop their end-of-the-semester feedback? One local elementary-school teacher breaks down actual reports. 1 This kid is […]

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City Life

Money, Time, and Happiness: We Polled Philly Teachers About How Much They Like Their Jobs

Is your job fulfilling? Are the kids you teach happy? If you lucked into a grand, would you spend it on your students or yourself? […]

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City Life

We Interviewed 100 Philly-Area Teachers About What It Takes to Raise Happy, Successful Kids

There’s been much chatter in the media about parenting. Or, to be more specific, bad parenting. You can’t scroll too far into your newsfeed without […]

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City Life

Classroom Confidential: Philly Teachers Tell All

Who knows your children almost as well as you do? The teachers who spend hours with them every day. That’s why we asked 100 of […]

Life & Style

The New Wave of Power Dressing Is Actually Incredibly Feminine

From Capitol Hill to Hollywood, femininity has never felt more like a force to be reckoned with — and designers have taken note. With voluminous […]

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City Life

Inside Candace Owens’ Misinformation Campaign

To understand what Candace Owens has become, consider the scene at the University of Pennsylvania one evening in April. The school’s College Republicans and conservative […]

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City Life

The DROP Triple Dip: Philly Officials’ New Maddening Way to Waste Your Money

The first time he “retired” from the City of Philadelphia, Ruben David was project director for public safety in the department of public property, a […]

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City Life

The Senator Says He’s Not a Rapist

This is the kind of thing that set it off. Five years ago, Daylin Leach, a state senator from Wayne, was gearing up for a […]

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Things to Do

The Disney World Travel Hacks Only a Pro Would Know

We rounded up the know-before-you-go insider tips — because you need a Philly Special kind of play to get the most out of your trip […]

Things to Do

The Smart Philadelphian’s Guide to Visiting Disney World

A fact that’s perhaps not surprising to you: The number-one destination out of Philly’s airport is Orlando. Philadelphians — those with kids and without! — […]

Things to Do

The Luxury Disney World Experiences That’ll Make You Feel Like a VIP

Without a doubt, the best way to dole out your dough is to book a Private VIP Tour. You’ll get picked up at your hotel, […]

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11 Things You Absolutely Must Eat on Your Next Trip to Disney World

There’s a whole lotta food, some not worth your time. (This is not the place to get a cheesesteak.) These are the morsels worth skipping […]

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Things to Do

The Best Places to Stay Near Disney World

In Orlando, hotel rooms are almost as abundant as mouse-eared merch. Zero in on the one that’s right for your fam. If you’re with a […]

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Things to Do

12 Awesome Non-Disney Things to Do Near Orlando

1. Kiss a dolphin at Discovery Cove. After you take a lap in the pristine lazy river, get personal with exotic birds, and snorkel with […]

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City Life

Presenting the Worst of Philly 2019: From Brian Sims to Geno’s Steaks and Beyond

Well, we searched high and low to find you the Best of Philly 2019, but we couldn’t do so without also recognizing the worst. Enjoy! […]