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  • April 24, 2014

    Philly picks company to build and run bike share, to open in 2015

    After an extended planning process, Andrew Stober of the Mayor's Office of Transportation and Utilities says Philadelphia has selected a team wit...
  • April 24, 2014

    Brandywine Baroque presents 'Harpsichord Heaven'

    The harpsichord takes center stage this weekend when Brandywine Baroque presents the second annual “Harpsichord Heaven."
  • April 24, 2014

    Review: 'The Train Driver' and his derailment

    It's an all-too-common story around the world: a train comes down the tracks, a despondent person runs in its way. It's sometimes the horrib...
  • April 23, 2014

    New book chronicles Philly couple's daring rescue of 50 Jewish kids on eve of Holocaust

    Monday marks Holocaust Remembrance Day, commemorating the 6 million Jews who were murdered by the Nazis. The story of a Philadelphia couple’s efforts...
  • April 23, 2014

    Philly DA: 46 charged in $400,000 'slip and fall' insurance scam

    Forty-six people are being charged in connection with a wide-ranging insurance fraud scheme in Philadelphia,District Attorney Seth Williams announced ...
  • April 23, 2014

    Coalition aims to bring speed radar to local Pa. police agencies

    A decades-long debate over enforcing local speed limits is about to resurface as Pennsylvania mayors and local police chiefs have banded together to f...
  • April 23, 2014

    Jazz musicians take in sites of the city as inspiration for Philly festival

    Some giants from the world of experimental jazz are coming to play the city of Philadelphia -- literally. For the next month, nine musicians will imp...
  • April 23, 2014

    Trio including Pa. man charged with sending chemical material to Syria

    A federal indictment unsealed Wednesday charges a Pennsylvania man and two others with conspiring to send chemical warfare detection equipment to Syri...