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Fall Weekend Getaway: The Iris Inn in Shenandoah Valley, VA

I was a little worried that the Iris Inn was going to be one of those typical bed-and-breakfasts, heavy with toile and needlepoint kitsch. After […]

Fall Weekend Getaways: Inside a yurt at Savage River Lodge
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Fall Weekend Getaway: Savage River Lodge in Frostburg, Maryland

This sounds ridiculous, but I’m serious: The 4.5-hour drive from Philadelphia to Savage River Lodge — particularly that last stretch on I-68 — is just the […]

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Opening Day: Questions and Answers With Doug Pederson

The city has come a long way since you were the Eagles quarterback in 1999. What changes stand out? The fan base has always been […]

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10 Burning Questions About the 2016 Eagles Season

It sure hasn’t been a quiet nine months since Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie fired Chip Kelly and tried to turn back the clock to 1999 […]

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Fall Weekend Getaway: Glamping at Firelight Camps in Ithaca, New York

I approached the water with a bit of trepidation. I don’t know why I was nervous. I love swimming. I’m relatively good at it. But […]

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Fall Weekend Getaway: Glamping at Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort in the Poconos

Glamping, for the uninitiated, is the annoyingly buzzy term for glamorous camping, a concept that involves large teepee-like tents tricked out with comfortable beds and […]

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Fall Weekend Getaway: Lake Placid Lodge in Lake Placid, New York

There is a sense of limitless immensity in the nights on Lake Placid — a mix of ceaseless breezes, a star-speckled sky, and a heavy […]

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: An End to the Summer From Hell

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40 Fall Arts Events in Philadelphia You Absolutely Can’t Miss

1. Adele It’s hard to believe it was just five years ago that the British gal with the soaring voice became a household name. These […]

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Center City Sips: The Summer of Sips

It’s the once-a-week frat party you’ve yearned for since college. Or maybe it’s a bunch of crazy kids terrorizing our taxpayer-funded sidewalks. It’s a boon […]

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Chase Utley’s Standing O’s

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Q&A: Helen Gym

My name is … Helen Gym. My middle name is Hae-Liun. I am a … mom, wife and Councilperson, and always trying to figure out […]

Philadelphia Blow Dry Bars: Heads & Tails Beauty Boutique in Rittenhouse

Field Guide: The Best Philadelphia Blow Dry Bars to Upgrade Your Hair Fast

The rise of the blow dry bar has turned the lot of us into a bunch of old ladies: We get our hair “set” once […]


Field Guide: 8 Undiscovered Happy Hours in Philly

Around the office, some of our co-workers have lamented that everyone knows about their favorite happy hours and perhaps the Foobooz crew has some undiscovered […]

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: History Got Made Here. Again.