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City Life

The Liberal Philadelphia Weekly May Become a Conservative Alt-Weekly

Philadelphia used to have two so-called alt-weekly newspapers. In one corner, you had the City Paper. And in the other corner, you had the Philadelphia […]

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City Life

MSNBC’s Ali Velshi on Covering Primaries, Pandemics and Protests

From primaries to protests to the pandemic, 2020 has been a busy year if you’re a journalist. For MSNBC host Ali Velshi — who splits […]

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Property

On the Market: Colonial Revival Farmhouse Near Media

This handsome Colonial Revival house for sale in Middletown Township outside Media has a past that stretches all the way back to the founding of […]

City Life

Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Philadelphia Can Be a Model for Crisis-Response Journalism

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, significant public health consequences have resulted from a trust gap between our neighbors and news and government institutions. […]

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City Life

I’m the Least PC Person I Know, and Even I Say It Was Time for Chris Matthews to Go

The question to ask about Chris Matthews’s sudden “retirement” from MSNBC Monday night isn’t why, but why did it take so long? I am the […]

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Property

Just Listed: Tall Tudor in Media

Just outside Media lies Pine Ridge, a community of mid-sized houses arrayed along a road that loops back on itself (and changes its name in […]

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Property

Just Listed: Renovated Twin in Media

Everybody loves Media these days, it seems. “Everybody’s Hometown” offers a classic Main Street that’s filled with unique shops, a wide variety of restaurants, and […]

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Business

I Love My Job: PhillyCAM’s Gretjen Clausing On Being David to Comcast’s Goliath

This month, Philadelphia public access cable station PhillyCAM celebrates ten years on the air, while PhillyCAM’s low-powered FM station turns three. We caught up with […]

City Life

Philly’s Local TV Broadcasts Were a Masterclass in How Not to Cover a Live Shooting

There was a moment, early in the coverage of the shooting in North Philly on Wednesday — which left six Philadelphia police officers injured with gunshot wounds — that […]

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Property

What $20,000 a Month Rent Will Get You in Philadelphia

Looking for “Billionaire’s Row”-style luxury but don’t want to move to Gladwyne or care for a lawn? You can have it right on the Avenue […]

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City Life

Manayunk Inexplicably Makes USA Today’s “Best Small Town Cultural Scene” List

USA Today and its listicle-happy website 10Best just released the 20 candidates for their “Best Small Town Cultural Scene” award. Readers get to vote for […]

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Property

Apartment Profile: A First Look at The Atlantic

Have you dreamed of living in a residence designed by Rafael Viñoly, the Uruguayan-born, New York-based starchitect who designed the Kimmel Center for the Performing […]

Property

What You Can Rent in Media Right Now

Everybody wants to live in Media, or so it seems. The Delaware County seat has become an address of choice for people in search of […]

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Property

On the Market: Updated Victorian in Moylan

Those packaged “Helper” main dish mixes you find at your supermarket usually include suggestions for altering the basic recipe so that you can “make this […]

City Life

Gritty Nominated Himself for TIME’s Person of the Year

TIME magazine has chosen a Person of the Year annually since 1927. Every year, leading up to the publication’s announcement, the country thinks long and hard […]