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Free concert and fireworks top off Philly 4th of July

Free concert and fireworks top off Philly 4th of JulyThousands stuck out a soggy Fourth of July to attend the annual Welcome America Concert on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
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Children likely given wrong vaccines at Salem County 'Shots for Tots' Clinic Audit Finds

Children likely given wrong vaccines at Salem County 'Shots for Tots' Clinic Audit Finds An audit found five South Jersey children were likely given the wrong immunizations during a Salem County-sponsored "Shots for Tots" clinic, health officials said. The most egregious error, officials said, was when a toddler

Professor says there's nothing fishy about Portuguese man-of-war at Jersey Shore

Professor says there's nothing fishy about Portuguese man-of-war at Jersey ShoreColorful, but potentially harmful, Portuguese man-of-war have been washing up on some New Jersey beaches in the past few weeks. A Stockton University professor says they might be around for a while.

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Crosswalk button effect: bad design encouraging bad behavior
Philadelphia Streets Under Pressure

Crosswalk button effect: bad design encouraging bad behavior

I gave the large, prominent, silver button a push, and waited for the light to change. I waited some more, then I gave it another push. Nothing seemed to be happening. When the crossing light finally went on, I didn't cross.
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Viewing Philly's early gay rights demonstrations from the sidelines, but with no less risk

Marj McCann is a longtime gay rights activist in Philadelphia who, 50 years ago, refused to participate in the first gay right demonstrations in front of Independence Hall. The well-dressed Fourth of July picket was too

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Nanticoke’s new start: What other Pa. cities can learn from the first poised to exit distressed cities program

Nanticoke’s new start: What other Pa. cities can learn from the first poised to exit distressed cities program

After nine years of state intervention, Nanticoke’s got a balanced budget, most debts paid off and a full complement of financial management staff in place. But it all happened at the expense of taxpayers and required
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Does beginner's luck really exist or is it all in our heads?

Does beginner's luck really exist or is it all in our heads?

Beginner's luck. It's an idea that's been around for generations. It even has its own Wikipedia page. But does it really exist?
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