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  • October 30, 2014

    'Detroit': Fire in a crowded theater

    Shouting "fire!" in a crowded theater is forbidden, but what about setting a fire in a crowded theater? That's happening these nights a...
  • October 29, 2014

    Bass opens 8th District council office in Northwest Philly

    Two decades. It's been at least that long since residents in the 8th Council District have had a district council office.
  • October 29, 2014

    After nearly 12 years, New Jersey will send a woman to Congress

    When it comes to electing women to Congress, New Jersey's record is not the best. It's been nearly 12 years since the Garden State last sen...
  • October 29, 2014

    Pa. officials want PGW sale to move forward

    The backlash continues over Philadelphia City Council's decision not to take up legislation to sell Philadelphia Gas Works for $1.86 billion to U...
  • October 29, 2014 |  Philly Parenting

    Missives and missiles — a journey into letter-leaving

    In recent months, my 7-year-old daughter has developed a curious habit of communicating with my husband and me via missive.
  • October 29, 2014

    Weekly Entertainment Guide - 'Mary Poppins,' "Henry V,' and Halloween fun

    "Time warp" from Rocky Horror to Mary Poppins to War of the Worlds! Halloween fun and much more this week. Robin Bloom shares her picks.
  • October 29, 2014

    Cheyney University supporters claim discrimination in suit against Pa., US

    Heeding Cheyney's Call, a broad-based coalition of Cheyney University supporters, has revived a federal civil rights lawsuit against Pennsylvania...
  • October 29, 2014 |  Down the Shore

    Gallery: Two years after Superstorm Sandy along the Route 35 corridor in Ocean County

    Two years after Superstorm Sandy, some portions of the Route 35 corridor along Ocean County's northern barrier island remain relatively unchanged...
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