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Camden Pair On A Mission To Protect Historic Former Home Of Martin Luther King Jr.

For two years of his life, from 1948 to 1950, Martin Luther King Junior lived at a now-dilapidated home in the 700-block of Walnut Street.

02/27/2015

Students helped make heart-shaped pillows for Children at Cooper Hospital (Credit: Justin Udo)

Camden Students Show Some Love To Those Less Fortunate

Middle schoolers at St. Anthony of Padua helped make heart-shaped pillows for Children at Cooper Hospital.

02/27/2015

Camden second Chance Graduates (Credit: Justin Udo)

Camden Students Celebrate After Getting Second Chance At School

Some high school students in Camden who dropped out or have fallen years behind in their studies get another shot at graduation.

02/27/2015

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Series Of Classes Guaranteed To Shake Things Up Begin This Weekend

The first in a series of four events called “Shake it Up Saturdays” begins this weekend at The Market and Shops at Comcast Center.

02/27/2015

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Crews Putting Final Touches On Philadelphia Flower Show

Final preparations for the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show are underway at the Convention Center.

02/27/2015

Polar Bear "Klondike" at the Philadelphia Zoo. (Credit: John McDevitt)

Local Expert Spreads Important Message On International Polar Bear Day

This is a day to think about, of course, polar bears, but also how you can help save them.

02/26/2015

Camden officer Virginia Matias (to Vice President Biden's right) was one of five officers that got to meet with President Barack Obama  and Biden this week. (Credit: Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)

Camden Officer Gets Rare Chance To Talk Policing With President Obama

A Camden police officer is back from the Oval Office, where she got to talk about policing with the President of the United States.

02/26/2015

(The Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, PA. Credit: Steve Tawa)

Highly Anticipated Rodin Exhibit Set To Open In Bucks County

More than four dozen sculptures from artist Auguste Rodin go on display starting Saturday at the Michener Art Museum in Doylestown.

02/26/2015

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Local Churches, Organizations Up In Arms Over Requirement They Prove Their Non-Profit Status

City Council is at odds with the Nutter Administration over a law that forces non-profits in the city to prove they’re truly not for profit.

02/26/2015

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Music Legend Kenny Gamble Shares His “Sound of Philadelphia” Views During Black History Month Event

Kenny Gamble was the keynote speaker at a Black History Month event Wednesday organized by PNC at its operations center on Tinicum Boulevard.

02/25/2015

Artist rendering of 3D billboard. (Credit: Catalyst Outdoor Advertising)

City Council Committee Approves 3D Electronic Billboards In Center City

A city council committee has given the go-ahead to allowing massive, 3-D electronic billboards within a small portion of Center City, despite the objection of some residents.

02/25/2015

Shaleenee (credit: Tim McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Shaleenee

19-year-old Shaleenee loves to cook. She even attends culinary school.

02/25/2015

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Bon Jovi Sponsors Eatery In Sandy-ravaged NJ Town

Rocker and philanthropist Jon Bon Jovi is sponsoring a community restaurant in a New Jersey shore community still struggling mightily to recover from Superstorm Sandy.

02/24/2015

(Nicholas Elmi, at his "Laurel" restaurant.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

2 Philly Restaurants Make GQ’s List Of 2015’s Best

The accolades continue to pour in for Philadelphia’s restaurant scene.

02/24/2015

Preparations for the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show. (Credit: Kristen Johanson)

2015 Philadelphia Flower Show Preps Begin To Bloom

The Pennsylvania Convention Center is now rolling out the red carpet for everything floral.

02/23/2015

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