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10 Very Philly Christmas Songs to Break Your Holiday Tune Rut

On Christmas Eve, WPRB DJ Jon Solomon will kick off his 27th annual 25-Hour Holiday Radio Show, well known around town for his collection of off-beat tunes with a […]

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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) […]

City Life

SEPTA Holiday Service: Everything You Need to Know

One good thing about Christmas and New Year’s Day this year: Both fall on a Friday, so there will be overnight rapid transit service both […]

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28 Vintage Photos of Philadelphia During the Holidays

The holiday season always makes me nostalgic for things I’ve never actually had, like that creamy root beer float at the soda fountain in Bedford Falls, or the […]

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16 Things to Do in Philly This Week

If you’re looking for last-minute holiday gifts, why not take your loved ones to a show this week in Philly? There’s plenty of options for […]

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PHOTOS: SEPTA Trolleys, All Jolly and Merry Like Christmas

SEPTA operators have decked the rails for the holidays. Four cars all done up with lights, tinsel and more are now rolling down the tracks on […]

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Your Weekend Workout Playlist: The Only Christmas Playlist You Need This Season

Breaking news: Ariana Grande just came out with an album of original Christmas songs called — wait for it — Christmas & Chill. Yes, the […]


Spend Christmas Eve with Stargazy Pies at Aldine

In what we hope becomes a long running tradition, on Christmas Eve, Thursday, December 24th, Aldine chef/owner George Sabatino is inviting his long time friend […]

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22 Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

It’s official, folks: We’ve made it to the last weekend before Christmas. There are still plenty of festive ways to celebrate — from Peek-A-Boo Revue’s burlesque […]

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Recipes: 12 Healthier Holiday Cookies You Won’t Feel Guilty About Eating

No matter your age, you’ve got to admit, Santa Claus is one impressive dude. You don’t see many other senior citizens traveling the whole world in one […]

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This Photo of Adam Joseph’s Son on Santa’s Lap Has Gone Viral

Somewhere in the stacks of your mom’s old photo albums, there is definitely a photo of you in Santa’s lap crying your eyes out to get […]


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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10 Awesome Christmas Songs You’ve Probably Never Heard

Most folks have a love-hate relationship with Christmas songs. Perhaps it’s the feeling of being forced to embrace the season regardless of what life has thrown […]

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10 Strange Christmas Traditions to Make You Grateful for That Damned Elf on a Shelf

The Washington Post ran a story last week, later picked up by the Inquirer, about boomer parents who are ready to be done with Christmas […]

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PHOTOS: Gorgeous Shots From Ice Sculpture Event on East Passyunk

On Saturday, Passyunk Avenue hosted its first annual Arctic Ave event. The centerpiece of the gathering was a handful of ice sculpture stations that moved down […]