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Christmas in September? 14 Percent Have Already Started Shopping

Christmas seems to come earlier and earlier every year. Last year I saw a Christmas commercial before Halloween. (Before Halloween!) Corporations, I know Christmas is […]

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Phillies Minor League Club Wearing Elf-Themed Jerseys Tonight

As part of a “Christmas in July” promotion at tonight’s game, the Reading Fightin Phils will be donning elf-themed jerseys at the ballpark tonight. They […]

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Will Smith’s Concussion Gets Christmas 2015 Release Date

Today, Sony Pictures announced the release date for Will Smith’s Concussion: December 25, 2015. Deadline sums up the film: Concussion follows Dr. Bennet Omalu (Smith), the forensic neuropathologist who made […]

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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 […]

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Cops Deliver Christmas Baby on SEPTA Train

Transit Police SGT and PO deliver baby on Market Frankford El train!!!! WOOHOO!!! Now that's a Christmas gift!!! — Thomas J. Nestel III (@TNestel3) December […]


Here’s What’s #OpenInPHL This Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

As always, follow the #OpeninPHL hashtag on Twitter to see what bars and restaurants are opening today in Philadelphia. If you’re a business owner, announce […]

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It’s Going to Be a Warm Christmas in Philadelphia

It’s not going to feel very Christmas-y in Philadelphia on Christmas, weather-wise. But what’s wrong with that? It’s actually kind of exciting you’ll be able […]

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A Philadelphia Christmas List

I have no reason to believe that Philadelphia made Santa’s list this year. If he checked it even once, he’d probably realize that we don’t […]


Will the Christmas Eve Storm Bring Rain or Snow?

Are we getting a Christmas Eve snowstorm? The short answer is “probably not.” The long answer (because one sentence isn’t enough for a story, silly): […]

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Christmas Music 101 With Night Before On XPN Host Robert Drake

For the 22nd year in a row, WXPN host—and our 2014 Best of Philly pick for Best DJ—Robert Drake will stay up for 24 hours on […]


Spend Christmas Eve with Serpico

Serpico has been promoting his $65 family-style Christmas Eve dinner on social media but until now hasn’t shared the menu. If you’re interested in a dinner […]


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 […]


Try These Twelve Beers of Christmas

Christmas beers are a yearly tradition that actually has some history behind them. As Don Russell notes in his book, Christmas Beer, The Cheeriest, Tastiest and Most […]

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PHOTOS: A Very Longwood Gardens Christmas

Did you know that it takes over a year for the staff at Longwood Gardens to plan and execute their annual Christmas festivities? Not to […]

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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 […]