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Did SEPTA Bungle Tuesday’s Rush Hour?

When it snows, there are going to be huge crowds for public transit. Trains are going to run late. Commute time is going to skyrocket. […]


Baby Born on a Sled In Philadelphia

We’ve heard about babies being born in all sorts of unexpected places, but this is the first time that we heard a story about a […]


Philadelphia Schools Will Be Open on Thursday

At the end of a snow day on Wednesday, the school District of Philadelphia announced that all district schools will be open on Thursday. Here’s […]


Here’s a Photo of the NBC 10 News Van Getting Towed Down Market Street

For a little snow day diversion (as if you needed another one), we thought we’d share this photo of the NBC 10 news van getting […]


Everybody Start Freaking Out: More Snow On the Way

Check out this graphic, which comes to us from the weather sages at AccuWeather.

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Janus Through the Eyes of 17 Philadelphia Instagrammers (and One Tweeter)

As we told you yesterday and this morning, Philadelphians love documenting the snow. Here’s but a sampling of the social awesomeness going on today: Submit your own […]


Why Can’t the PPA Offer Free Parking During a Snowstorm?

On Tuesday afternoon, when the city’s snow emergency officially went into effect, all of the Philadelphia Parking Authority garages began offering $5 parking per 24-hour […]

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Twitter: It’s Not a Fun Day to Ride SEPTA

Thank God SEPTA’s running in some places or this city would be completely paralyzed by the snow. Still, if you’ve actually been riding transit since […]

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Some Great Philly Snow Videos

Everybody becomes a photographer when the flakes fall. Some even become videographers. Here’s a few of the better Philly snow videos we’ve found today: Camera […]

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WATCH: Philly Gay Boys Play in the Snow

If there’s one thing gay men love more than taking selfies in the snow, it’s getting out there and rolling around in it. I found […]

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Snow Emergency Declared, Schools Closed Tomorrow, Trash Delayed

Due to severe weather conditions all School District of Philadelphia schools will be closed tomorrow, Wednesday Jan. 22 #phled — Philadelphia Schools (@PhillyEducation) January 21, […]

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Outdoor Snow Day Workout This Afternoon in Rittenhouse Square

If you’re feeling especially hard core today, Unite Fitness is hosting a pop-up snow day workout in Rittenhouse Square this afternoon at 4:30. My advice […]


Snowstorm Janus: Here’s What’s #OpenInPHL

Snowstorm Janus is here and local businesses are announcing that they are indeed #OpenInPHL. Everyone is predicting different amounts of accumulation but they all the weather […]

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The Official Philly Snow Day Drinking Game

The only thing more irritating than traffic-clogging/SEPTA-delaying snow storms is the way people react to them. Without further ado, here is your official Philly Snow […]


Philadelphia to Philadelphia Streets Department: You Suck at Plowing

The last time we checked, which was mid-2013, Philadelphia Streets Commissioner David Perri was earning a cool $140,000 per year, which is about $118,000 more […]