From Detroit to Philly for a 'dream job'

From Detroit to Philly for a 'dream job' A woman from the trenches of Detroit's bankruptcy has been selected to head the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.

Philly relaxes penalties for pot

Philly relaxes penalties for potPhiladelphia's marijuana laws are officially relaxed. Technically, the drug is still illegal, and buying or selling it can still land you in hot water. But under a new ordinance passed recently by City Council, most people

Judge blocks SRC-ordered health care changes for Philly teachers union

Judge blocks SRC-ordered health care changes for Philly teachers unionThe Philadelphia Federation of Teachers won a favorable ruling in city Common Pleas Court Monday in its fight with the School Reform Commission. On Oct. 6, the SRC unilaterally terminated the PFT contract and imposed health

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Remembering Gloria Casarez: LGBT leader, friend, Philadelphian
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Remembering Gloria Casarez: LGBT leader, friend, Philadelphian

Gloria Casarez, the director of Philadelphia's Office of LGBT Affairs, was incredibly passionate about making this city, her city, a welcoming place for everyone. She died Sunday at the age of 42.
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Anti-abortion activists exploit civil rights messages while omitting King's family planning legacy

An anti-abortion group calling themselves “Created Equal” is in Philadelphia today with the sole purpose of blitzing tourists and residents with what the Philadelphia Inquirer described as a “high-tech assault.” They

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Philly relaxes penalties for pot

Philly relaxes penalties for pot

Philadelphia's marijuana laws are officially relaxed. Technically, the drug is still illegal, and buying or selling it can still land you in hot water. But under a new ordinance passed recently by City Council, most people
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Listen: The scientific reason tomato juice tastes better on planes

Listen: The scientific reason tomato juice tastes better on planes

Ever get the urge to drink tomato juice on a flight? In a couple of minutes, we'll tell you why.
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