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Training for Broad Street? These Weekly Group Runs End With Free Beers

Despite the occasional flurry, running season here in Philly has officially begun. How do we know? Well because the Broad Street Run lottery results are […]

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3 Changes to Make to Your Diet While Training for the Broad Street Run

It’s that time of year again: Time to train for the Broad Street Run. Hopefully by this time, you’ve started running — or at least, like, […]

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How to Run Broad Street Faster This Year Than You Ever Have Before

Let’s face it, while hopefully we all run because we enjoy it and it feels good, we also run to get faster. And while it’s […]

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City: Don’t Plan on Parking on Broad Street for the Super Bowl

We’re two days away from the Super Bowl. Have you thought about parking plans? There will be NO PARKING (period) on a significant stretch of […]

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The Broad Street Run Lottery Is About to Open

The only thing that brings out our competitive spirit more than an actual race is the lottery to get into that race. While, yes, it’s not […]

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City: Absolutely No Parking on South Broad Street for the Eagles Game

The long-standing debate over parking on the Broad Street median has been decided – for one day, at least. Philly police will not allow anyone […]

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The State of Philly’s State Flags Is a Metaphor for Our Troubled Times

The world flags adorning the Benjamin Franklin Parkway are a renowned tourist magnet befitting our World Heritage City. The U.S. state flags on a chunk […]

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Sing “Skaraoke” and Eat Big Gay Ice Cream at Rooster Soup Co. on Saturday

Finding the right Halloween party vibe can be challenging: you’ve got to be strategic to avoid the binge-drinking hordes who might vomit on your carefully […]

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Like You, Ed Rendell Hates the Wawa at Broad and Walnut

On my morning walks to Philly Mag’s offices on Washington Square I trek northbound across Center City, occasionally taking Broad Street up to Walnut and […]

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Judge: Broad Street Median Parking Is Here to Stay – for Now

It’s the end of the line for the lawsuit filed in July by self-proclaimed urbanists who sought to end median parking on Broad Street. On Wednesday, […]

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City on Broad Street Parking: Cops Have More Important Things to Do

The Broad Street median parking war continues. The city is seeking to dismiss a lawsuit filed last month in Common Pleas Court by an urbanist political […]

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Inside Roman Catholic High School’s Expansion and Ambitious Future

The country’s first free Diocesan Catholic high school is expanding its footprint in Center City, ceremonially breaking ground on a new visual and performing arts […]

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Broad Street Line Delayed After Person Struck on Track

A person was struck by a train this morning on SEPTA’s Broad Street Line. The incident occurred early this morning at the BSL’s Ellsworth-Federal stop […]

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Boyz II Men Are Getting a Block of Broad Street

Philadelphia City Council voted yesterday to rename a section of Broad Street “Boyz II Men Boulevard.” 

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10 Awesome Photos From the Broad Street Run (Including a Marriage Proposal!)

Yesterday, thousands of runners took to Broad Street to tackle 10 miles on foot in the Broad Street Run. Let’s pause to give them all […]