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Some People Really Hate This Boathouse Row Viking Statue

At sunset on Monday, Philadelphia’s nearly century-old Thorfinn Karlsefni statue stood tall and proud on the banks of the Schuylkill. But by dawn on Tuesday, it had […]

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Take Me to the River: Michael Solomonov’s Favorite Place

Each month Philadelphia magazine asks notable Philadelphians to share their favorite spots in the region. This month, restaurateur Michael Solomonov takes us to the river. Why […]

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WATCH: The Schuylkill Is a Trash Heap After Heavy Rain and Flash Floods

Following days of driving rain and flash floods, the Schuylkill River has turned into a kind of swirling trash depository. The rushing, muddy brown currents […]