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Philly.com
50 Super Bowl food and drink specials for Super Bowl 50The Super Bowl is the one game that even non-football fans look foward to. Whet
50 Super Bowl food and drink specials for Super Bowl 50
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Super Bowl is the one game that even non-football fans look foward to. Whether you're more excited about seeing Broncos kicker and Philadelphia native Brandon McManus or watching Coldplay and Beyoncé kill it during the half-time show, there's one... Read more
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Philly.com
Root: Two restaurant vets plan 'the whole experience' in FishtownFishtown is developing a certain maturity of late. There's La Colombe's flagsh
Root: Two restaurant vets plan 'the whole experience' in Fishtown
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
Fishtown is developing a certain maturity of late. There's La Colombe's flagship location; Kensington Quarters' melding of butcher shop and refined dining; a wine bar (Fishtown Social) about to open; and the ambitious, soon-to-open Wm. Mulherin's... Read more
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MLive.com
Iconic Michigan fishing tug pulled from water for repairsThe steel-hulled ship and its sister tug "The Janice Sue" are still-active embl
Iconic Michigan fishing tug pulled from water for repairs
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
The steel-hulled ship and its sister tug "The Janice Sue" are still-active emblems of commercial fishing's past and have become part of the picturesque landscape along the Leland River and in Lake Michigan. The process of pulling the Joy from the... Read more
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Philly.com
Philly restaurants staying open late: Not just cheesesteaks & diners"It's the continued maturation of Philadelphia as a dining destination," said S
Philly restaurants staying open late: Not just cheesesteaks & diners
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
"It's the continued maturation of Philadelphia as a dining destination," said Scott Steenrod, vice president of restaurant operations for the Garces Group. "It's going to evolve as the city does." Center City is getting more street traffic into the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Annual Message On the State of the RepublicTo the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberi
Annual Message On the State of the Republic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
To the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberia Delivering on the Promises By: Her Excellency Ellen Johnson Sirleaf President of the Republic of Liberia Delivered on Monday, January 25, 2016 Capitol Hill,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual MessageANNUAL MESSAGE ON THE STATE OF THE REPUBLIC To the Fifth Session of the 53rd Na
'Liberia Is Safe and Secure' Full Text of Ejs's Annual Message
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
ANNUAL MESSAGE ON THE STATE OF THE REPUBLIC To the Fifth Session of the 53rd National Legislature of the Republic of Liberia Delivering on the Promises - Your Honor the Chief Justice and Associate Justices of the Supreme Court and - The Dean and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
If This Is the State of the Republic...Last night's State of the Nation address made many claims of accomplishments, b
If This Is the State of the Republic...
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Last night's State of the Nation address made many claims of accomplishments, backed by countless statistics, and tremendous projections for the future. Five major themes stood out - Security, Corruption, Agriculture, Infrastructure and... Read more
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Philly.com
Be patient, Kenney says, plows are comingWith most main streets plowed, smaller streets will be the focus in coming days
Be patient, Kenney says, plows are coming
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
With most main streets plowed, smaller streets will be the focus in coming days, said Clarena Tolson, Kenney's deputy managing director for infrastructure and transportation. The challenge of the weekend's storm is that with 22 inches or more on the... Read more
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Philly.com
6 yoga poses to improve your postureFrom Mountain Pose, exhale as your fold forward, pressing your chest toward you
6 yoga poses to improve your posture
Philly.com / Posted 13 days ago
From Mountain Pose, exhale as your fold forward, pressing your chest toward your thighs. Release all tension in your neck that as built up through the day; allow gravity to take over as the crown of your head drops down toward the floor. This will... Read more
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Philly.com
Sunday supper, old school, with family from 3 to 94Fourteen family members (ages 3 to 94) will be there, about the usual, full of
Sunday supper, old school, with family from 3 to 94
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
Fourteen family members (ages 3 to 94) will be there, about the usual, full of talk, easily familiar. In sweatshirts and jeans, some of them. Bottles of Catina Zaccagnini, with the twig attached, will be uncorked and ready. This was a common scene... Read more
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Philadelphia Weekly
5 Big Changes Coming to PhillyNiche Student Housing The basics: Cross Properties recently announced a pretty
5 Big Changes Coming to Philly
Philadelphia Weekly / Posted 18 days ago
Niche Student Housing The basics: Cross Properties recently announced a pretty cutting edge innovation to student housing in Philly: Good Food Flats is set to open for the Fall 2016 semester on Drexel University’s campus. It will be the first... Read more
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Philadelphia Weekly
Big changes at the corner storeDoogie Horner will regularly visit PW to share slices of life in Philly with re
Big changes at the corner store
Philadelphia Weekly / Posted 18 days ago
Doogie Horner will regularly visit PW to share slices of life in Philly with readers. For his inaugural story, he tells us about big changes happening at his corner store. A couple years ago, a young guy from Brooklyn bought the Corner Stop, a... Read more
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The Temple News
A Simple Recipe: local brews, small batchesCollin Shapiro and Jonathon Zilber’s new shop Philly Style Bagels uses local be
A Simple Recipe: local brews, small batches
The Temple News / Posted 20 days ago
Collin Shapiro and Jonathon Zilber’s new shop Philly Style Bagels uses local beers in its bagel recipes. After curing a batch of salmon together one day, Collin Shapiro and Jonathon Zilber discovered they had nothing to compliment their meal—and... Read more
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The Temple News
With mural, faith, a new conversationNorth Philly mosque Al-Aqsa Islamic Academy hosted a community day on Jan. 9.
With mural, faith, a new conversation
The Temple News / Posted 20 days ago
North Philly mosque Al-Aqsa Islamic Academy hosted a community day on Jan. 9. Al-Aqsa mosque hosted a community day to paint murals and create tiles. | EMILY SCOTT TTN In the basement of the Al-Aqsa Islamic Academy, Philadelphia sculptor Joe... Read more
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Philly.com
Fishtown's Front Street Cafe: 'What the neighborhood needed'As Fishtown's development progressed, moving west into Kensington, Lee Larkin a
Fishtown's Front Street Cafe: 'What the neighborhood needed'
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
As Fishtown's development progressed, moving west into Kensington, Lee Larkin and Nicole Barclay were watching. He owned a grand, 19th-century building on the southeast corner of Front and Thompson Streets, a block north of the Girard Street El... Read more
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Philly.com
Archdiocese vows to fight preservationistsThe directive, signed by Monsignor Daniel J. Kutys, a top diocesan administrato
Archdiocese vows to fight preservationists
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
The directive, signed by Monsignor Daniel J. Kutys, a top diocesan administrator, goes on to assert that the city's historic preservation law is an infringement on religious freedom, as well as a financial burden, and vows "to challenge the current... Read more
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Philly.com
Retailers' misery is a boon for coat buyersCoats were marked off from 60 percent to 73 percent at the Boscov's at Neshamin
Retailers' misery is a boon for coat buyers
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
Coats were marked off from 60 percent to 73 percent at the Boscov's at Neshaminy Mall. For store manager Karl Hess, the pressure can be summed up in a word: space. Retailers need it, and coats occupy a lot of it. "Swimwear is already coming in,"... Read more
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Philly.com
Fighting the suburbanizing tide in RoxboroughHigh above the Schuylkill, in the Ridge Park section of Roxborough, old millwor
Fighting the suburbanizing tide in Roxborough
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
High above the Schuylkill, in the Ridge Park section of Roxborough, old millworker houses sit side by side with wood-trimmed Victorian mansions. The little houses are jammed together as tightly as crayons in a box, but they typically sit back from... Read more
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Philly.com
Vegan-delphia: The city's growing meat-free sceneMany more projects are still to come (see Sunday's review of Bar Bombón). But h
Vegan-delphia: The city's growing meat-free scene
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
Many more projects are still to come (see Sunday's review of Bar Bombón). But here are several established vegan-friendly destinations you should know: Pure vegan The owners of Philly's vegan crown jewel prefer to call it a "vegetable restaurant."... Read more
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The Morning Call
$1M Powerball ticket sold in PhiladelphiaOfficials say a check-cashing store in the city's Fishtown section sold a Power
$1M Powerball ticket sold in Philadelphia
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
Officials say a check-cashing store in the city's Fishtown section sold a Powerball ticket worth $1 million. It matched all five white balls — 16, 19, 32, 34, 57 — in Saturday's drawing but failed to match the Powerball of 13. Wilson's Check Cashing... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
$1M Powerball ticket sold in PhiladelphiaPHILADELPHIA (AP) - Even though no one hit the Powerball jackpot, someone in Ph
$1M Powerball ticket sold in Philadelphia
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 27 days ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Even though no one hit the Powerball jackpot, someone in Philadelphia came pretty close. Officials say a check-cashing store in the city's Fishtown section sold a Powerball ticket worth $1 million. It matched all five white balls... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Fishtown Check Casher Sells $1 M Powerball TicketA Philadelphia check cashing retailer sold a winning Powerball ticket worth $1
Fishtown Check Casher Sells $1 M Powerball Ticket
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 27 days ago
A Philadelphia check cashing retailer sold a winning Powerball ticket worth $1 Million to the owner, officials announced Monday. Wilson's Check Cashing, located along the 1200 block of East Susquehanna Street in Fishtown, sold the winning Powerball... Read more
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