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Parker recommits city to Vision Zero Mayor Cherelle Parker signed an executive order recommitting Philadelphia to the goal of reaching zero traffic deaths at a reception on the eve of Vision Zero PHL 2024, the...

Finding her home at the World Affairs Council

For Lauren Swartz, work, family and community all seemed to line up perfectly in the perfect landing spot. The current president and CEO of World Affairs Council of Philadelphia made South Philly her home in...

Adopt this princess

Princess Petunia is about 5 years old and 48 pounds and in foster care with Delco Dawgs. She is very attached to the humans in the house and follows them everywhere. She gets along...

Universal Vare students on the fast track

More than three dozen students from Universal Vare STEM & Arts Academy Charter School in South Philly were lauded for their hard work in completing a 10-week course at the Urban Youth Racing Build...

Letters to the Editor

Hazards of turf Regarding your Jan. 3 op-ed, Save the meadows, wherein it is mentioned the dangers imposed by artificial turf, I would add it is hazardous for insects, too, like the little grasshopper I...

Gargano starts new show with PHLY

South Philly native Anthony Gargano has launched a new two-hour talk show on the local digital sports network PHLY, under the umbrella of ALLCITY Network. “The Anthony Gargano Show” hit the digital airwaves on March 28,...

Community Calendar

March 27 Witness to Revolution: The Unlikely Travels of Washington's Tent Museum of the American Revolution, 101 S. 3rd St. Through Jan. 5, 2025. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. AmRevMuseum.org or 215-253-6731. All tickets valid...

Fletcher Cox helped make Eagles fans luckiest in NFL

Better, worse or indifferent, the 2024 Philadelphia Eagles will feel different than anything area fans have become used to for more than a decade. Last season was the final run for an unprecedented core group...
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