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Here’s How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree in Philly

The holidays have come to an end — and that means it’s time to get rid of your Christmas trees (womp). Anyone looking to go green […]

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Ice Skating and Tree Lighting: The Holiday Season Is Upon Us

Break out your ice skates, mittens, string lights and jawnaments, Philly: Holiday season is nigh. Sure, we’re still in early November, but we’ve nonetheless got […]

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No More Curb Recycling for Christmas Trees in Philly

The holidays are officially over – and that means Christmas trees will soon litter every curb in Philly. But those looking to recycle their trees […]


Online Christmas Tree Delivery Has Come to Philly

If, like me, you have zero interest in picking out a Christmas tree at some far away farm only to be burdened with lugging it […]


Hamilton Set Designer is Decorating the City Hall Christmas Tree

Anchoring a 40-foot Christmas tree outside of City Hall is an engineering feat in itself, even before you add the two-foot Liberty Bell ornament. “We […]

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Whole Foods Is Giving Away Free Christmas Trees Today

If you waited ’til the verrrry last minute to get into the holiday spirit, you are in luck! Whole Foods South Street (929 South Street) […]


These Are the Coolest-Looking Fake Christmas Trees Ever

Feel bad about the fact a living, oxygen-releasing tree gets cut down every year just to be propped up in your living room for a few […]

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GUIDE: 2015 Christmas Tree Recycling in Philadelphia

My Christmas tree still has some life left in it, but if you’ve been staring at yours since December 26th and wondering what the heck […]


PHOTO: This Is What a $4,200 Christmas Tree Looks Like

Feeling a bit harried this holiday season? Don’t have time to find and trim a tree? Have an extra four grand lying around? Well, here you […]


23 Photos of the Protests at the City Hall Tree Lighting Ceremony

In the wake of non-indictments of police officers in the deaths of Mike Brown in Ferguson and Eric Garner in New York City, protests erupted around […]


Protests Erupt at Philadelphia City Hall Tree Lighting

As tenor Justin Gonzalez finished singing his rendition of “Oh Holy Night” from the stage overlooking the massive unfriendly audience at City Hall, he held the final […]


When and Where to See Tree-Lightings In the Philadelphia Region

Who needs Rockefeller Plaza (even though its Christmas tree came from Pennsylvania this year) when we’ve got plenty of tree-lightings right here in the Philly region? […]


Philadelphia’s Christmas Tree Will Be Inside the City Hall Courtyard

In response to a question on Twitter, the Center City District confirmed that the City of Philadelphia’s Christmas tree will not be in the newly opened […]