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If Pennsylvania Is Going to Legalize Adult-Use Marijuana, This Is How It Should Be Done

Experts have been predicting marijuana legalization in Pennsylvania since at least as early as 2013, more than a year after the first few states in […]

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City Life

Mayor Kenney Is Backed Into One Hell of a Corner Over the Parkway Encampment

A roundup of Philly news. This article may be updated at any time as new information becomes available. Federal Judge Says Time’s Up for Parkway […]

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City Life

White South Jersey Cop Charged After Pepper Spraying Black Teen Who Was Just Sitting on a Stoop

White Woodlynne Cop Ryan Dubiel Charged After Pepper Spraying a Black Teen Who Was Sitting on a Stoop The last time I checked, hanging out […]

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City Life

These 18 Pennsylvania Counties Just Went Green, Reopening Bars, Dining Rooms, Gyms, and More

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Governor Wolf Shifts 18 Counties to Least Restrictive Green Phase If you really need to sit at a bar […]

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City Life

Governor Wolf Targeted in Third Grade-Level Aerial Advertising at the Jersey Shore

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Governor Wolf Targeted in Third Grade-Level Aerial Advertising at the Jersey Shore A trip to the Jersey Shore over […]

atilis gym co-owner Ian Smith in Bellmawr, New Jersey after police cited him for reopening the gym against shutdown orders
City Life

Defiant Gym Raises $1,000 Per Hour in Legal Defense GoFundMe

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Defiant Atilis Gym in Bellmawr Raises $1,000 Per Hour in Legal Defense GoFundMe The eyes of the anti-shutdown movement […]

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City Life

Local Business Owners Begin to Revolt Against Pennsylvania Coronavirus Shutdown Orders

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Local Business Owners Begin to Revolt Against the Coronavirus Shutdown Orders Dr. Anthony Fauci, the country’s coronavirus czar, has […]

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City Life

The City of Philadelphia Might Pay Your Rent If You Can’t Due to the Coronavirus

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Can’t Pay Your Rent? The City Might Pay It for You The rent is due. You’ve been laid off […]

City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: Governor Wolf Bans Unmasked Shoppers From Grocery Stores

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. No Mask? No Grocery Shopping for You! A few days ago, I visited a newish Giant grocery store in […]

a free box of food handed out by the city of philadelphia during the coronavirus crisis
City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: We Take a Look Inside the Box of Free Food Handed Out By the City

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. City Hands Out Tons of Free Food Due to Coronavirus Crisis On Monday, the city began handing out tons […]

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City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: Big Changes at Wawa, Wolf Cracks Down, But, Hey, It’s Warm!

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Say Goodbye to Wawa as You Know It Wawa is, essentially, a basic human right in Philadelphia, Delco and […]

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City Life

Juneteenth Is About to Become an Official State Holiday

Wednesday marks the 154th anniversary of Juneteenth, the oldest known celebration of the end of slavery in the U.S. And this year, Gov. Tom Wolf will to sign legislation […]

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City Life

Lt. Gov. John Fetterman Wants to Talk to You About Weed

John Fetterman is proving once again that he’s Pennsylvania’s most chill politician. If you ever wanted to chat with the lieutenant governor about weed, now’s […]

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City Life

Scott Wagner Just Threatened to Stomp All Over Tom Wolf’s Face “With Golf Spikes”

Scott Wagner is not pulling any punches in the Pennsylvania gubernatorial race. Or stomps. With golf spikes. He made this very, very clear in a […]

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City Life

Philly Students Are Going to Grill Tom Wolf and Scott Wagner

It’s been roughly a week since Gov. Tom Wolf and Scott Wagner participated in the first — and only — debate of the 2018 gubernatorial race, which […]