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It’s Coming: The Massive Snow Dusting of Spring 2015

While watching the news at home on Sunday, I was amused with the local meteorologists who were warning us that it was going to get […]

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WATCH: Philadelphians Sled Down Art Museum Steps on Folding Table

Philly photographer Adam Wallacavage (the guy who lives in this amazing house) posted a couple of videos of people sledding down the Art Museum steps to Facebook, […]

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Pretty Much Every School in Philly Is Closed on Friday

We know lots of you are completely frazzled after a long snow day at home with your kids on Thursday, so we hope you have […]

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Philly Deploys 374 Trucks to Deal With Storm

With the snow continuing to come down on the region, the Philadelphia Streets Department says that it has 374 trucks out plowing and salting the […]

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Our Favorite Snow Photos on Social Media (Updated)

[Update: 2:50 p.m.] More pictures! Ben Franklin doesn’t even know what a snow day is. A photo posted by @the_nard on Feb 21, 2015 at […]

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6 Snow-Filled Philly Instagram Photos That Will Make You Want to Go for a Run Right This Second

Calling everyone who was blessed with a snow day today: It’s time to press the pause button on Netflix, get off the couch, and go […]

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What Your Evening Commute Will Look Like in Philadelphia

Perhaps you’re one of the lucky ones, and the only travel you’ve had to do today is to your refrigerator. But if you had to […]


Snow Day! Here’s What’s #OpenInPHL

You may have had a snow day or two this winter but this is the first that has a legitimate snowfall to go with it. […]

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The Best and Worst of Last Night’s TV Weather Madness

“A monster storm spanning half the country” was how Fox 29 anchor Iain Page kicked off Wednesday night’s 10 o’clock news. It hadn’t yet begun […]

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Schools Closed; Snow Has Arrived

[Update 8:15 a.m.] The snow has arrived, and the pictures are pouring in on social media. #fox29snow Rocky enjoying the snow! — Aileen Thomas […]

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Mayor Nutter Announces Snow Emergency for 6 a.m.

In advance of tonight’s expected storm, Mayor Michael Nutter has announced that a snow emergency will be declared for Philadelphia starting at 6 a.m. (See the latest […]

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What to Expect From the Impending Winter Storm

UPDATE: Mayor Nutter has announced a snow emergency for the city of Philadelphia starting at 6 a.m. Decision about district schools will be made in […]


How to Weatherproof Your Shoes

We made it close — nearly an entire winter without soggy, stained shoes. So close. But if you’ve been outside this past week, then you’ve seen the ice […]


Impending “Snow and Sleet Sandwich” Leads to Early Dismissals, Cancellations

Did you hear? Of course you’ve heard: More ice and snow is on its way. The Philadelphia area is actually taking a one-two-three hit from […]

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Here’s What Gene Marks Gets Wrong About Teachers and Snow Days

Earlier this week, Philadelphia magazine opinion columnist Gene Marks questioned why teachers get snow days. Today, Steve Clark, a teacher and two-time “Best Storyteller in […]