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The Schuylkill River Trail Just Got Its First Security Cameras

Just one week after a South Philly woman said multiple teens assaulted her on the Schuylkill River Trail – and that passersby saw and did nothing – City […]

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Jogger Says No One Helped as Teens Attacked Her on Schuylkill River Trail

A South Philadelphia woman says she was attacked by a group of teens on the Schuylkill River Trail on Tuesday night — and that none […]

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The Schuylkill River Trail Attacks: Can We Keep the Trail Safe?

The scene on the Schuylkill River Trail looked like something out of a tourism director’s Kodachrome dream: pockets of people of different ages and races […]

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Schuylkill River Trail Snags Title of Best Urban Trail in the Country

Hey, friends: Next time you think to yourself, “Ugh, I wish Philly had better places to run,” remember this. The Schuylkill River Trail was just […]

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14 Reasons It Was Awesome Being Healthy and Fit in Philly in 2014

Let’s take a look back on 2014 with our health-and-fitness glasses on, shall we? Here’s what got us psyched to run, eat, play and more […]

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Here’s a Look at Those New Pergolas Coming to the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk

The Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk continues to be a force to be reckoned with as the installation of steel pergolas is ongoing. Be Well Philly updated […]

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Pergolas to Be Installed at the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk

Our sister blog, Be Well Philly, broke the news a few minutes ago that the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk will be temporarily closed in coming days because of […]

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Attention Runners: Expect Closures at the Schuylkill Boardwalk This Week

UPDATE 2:51 p.m.: UPDATE: Delivery of pergolas now scheduled for WEDNESDAY 12/17 btwn 10am & 2pm. Expect Boardwalk closures during this time frame. — Schuylkill […]

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Morning Headlines: The Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk Makes Philadelphia Better

What raises the quality of a city? According to Better! Cities & Towns editor Robert Steuteville, there are four things that are key to creating a “strong sense […]

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Here’s Why the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk Is a Hit

“So is that it? Is that the end?” The woman in leopard-print flats seemed disappointed. She’d just walked the length of the brand-new Schuylkill Banks […]

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VIDEO: The Fast-Motion Runner’s View of the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk

Have you run it yet? What’d you think? (Note: This video might make you a little seasick.)

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The Philadelphia Outrage Meter for the Week Ending October 3, 2014

Philly Outrage Meter 10/3 | Create Infographics 20%: The Harrisburg porny email scandal, the outrage for which was divided between outrage over the fact that […]

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Philadelphia’s $18 Million Boondoggle?

When I moved to Philadelphia from Kansas six years ago, I noticed a couple of things. First, the distinction between economic classes here was far […]

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WATCH: Walk the Schuylkill Boardwalk (In 20 Seconds)

After today’s ribbon-cutting, we joined the crowds for a stroll along the new boardwalk at the Schuylkill River Banks. Here’s a short, time-lapsed version of […]

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PHOTOS: Schuylkill Boardwalk Grand Opening

If you weren’t among the first to hit the new Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk, don’t worry! It officially opens to the public today, and Philly Mag will […]