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(The beach party and dinghy race is part of the "Rock Hall Pirates and Wenches Weekend."  File photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: The Annual Pirates’ Weekend on the Chesapeake

This weekend, the pirates of the Chesapeake will be swarming ashore at the nearby port of Rock Hall, Maryland.

08/07/2014

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Mummers May Shorten Parade Route, And Reverse Course on Broad Street

One parade official says the current parade route has long stretches with few spectators: “There’s nobody there but the policemen directing traffic.”

08/06/2014

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I’m Outta Here, Trump Tells Atlantic City Casinos Carrying His Name

Trump has filed suit in New Jersey Superior Court to end a licensing agreement that puts his name on the Plaza and Taj Mahal hotel-casinos.

08/06/2014

(Zac MacMath of Philadelphia Union reacts to a shot during a 4-1 loss to the LA Galaxy on May 25th.  Photo by Harry How/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Twilight For Zac MacMath?

Philadelphia Union goalkeeper Zac MacMath is seeing his starting job slip away, with the signing of Algerian netminder Raïs M’Bohli.

08/06/2014

(A Cirque du Soleil acrobat performs at the Franklin Institute.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

Franklin Institute’s ‘Circus’ Exhibit Gets a Visit From Its Ultramodern Cousin

With “Science under the Big Top” well under way, and Cirque Du Soliel’s new show, “Varekai,” coming in September, it made perfect promotional sense for these two entertainment entities to get together.

08/05/2014

The Franklin Institute after dark. (Credit: The Franklin Institute)

Hear Philly: Mixing Science And Cocktails At The Franklin Institute

The Franklin Institute’s adults-only monthly events combine scientific learning and happy hour this summer through 2015.

08/04/2014

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Tens Of Thousands Turn Out In AC For Free Lady Antebellum Concert

Over 60,000 people turned out Sunday in Atlantic City for a free beach concert featuring country superstars Lady Antebellum.

08/03/2014

(A cluster of handmade Adirondack chairs under a distant tree beckons visitors at Chanticleer Garden, in Wayne, Pa.  Photo by Lauren Lipton)

Positively Philadelphia: Chanticleer Garden

This world-class garden is nearby, but many people don’t realize the splendor that is tucked away right there, behind busy Church Road in Wayne, Pa.

08/03/2014

(Neil Ross, beverage manager at Estia Greek Taverna, in Radnor.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: New in Radnor, North Philly, and Fishtown

A new Greek “taverna” in Radnor, a hangout for Temple University students in North Philadelphia, and a promotional event for Sugarhouse Casino are on this week’s “What’s Cooking” agenda.

07/31/2014

(The view of Niagara Falls from a room in the Marriott Fallsview hotel.  Photo provided by niagarafallsmariott.com)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: The View’s The Thing

A room with a view can dramatically enhance a summer getaway splurge. Here are some ideas on where to look.

07/31/2014

Niagara Fallsview Hotels (credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Room With A View

A much sought after summer getaway splurge is the room with a view.

07/31/2014

(Blackhawks coaches inspect the plans for their new football field in North Philadelphia.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

North Philadelphia Team Gets a New Community Football Field

After the Blackhawks won the National “Pop Warner” Pee Wee championship in 2010, Mayor Nutter promised them a new place to play.

07/30/2014

(Raïs M'Bolhi of PFC CSKA Sofia on May 19, 2012.   Photo by Nikolay Doychinov/ EuroFootball/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: New Keeper For Union, Lunging Toward Playoffs?

The winds of change could be swirling around the Philadelphia Union once again, and the KYW Philly Soccer Show tries to make sense of it all.

07/30/2014

(FILE PHOTO:  Former longtime Penn State football coach Joe Paterno.  All the team's wins from 1998 to 2011 were vacated by the NCAA.  Photo by Ned Dishman/ Getty Images)

Five US Congressmen Ask NCAA To Reverse Its Penalties Against Penn State

Five US congressmen, three of them Penn State alumni, are asking the NCAA to cancel the penalties it imposed on Penn State in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex assault case.

07/29/2014

South Street Magic, Philadelphia's only full-time magic shop and theatre. (Credit: Tom Rickert)

Hear Philly: Watch A Magician, Learn To Become One At ‘South Street Magic’

Like a magician snapping his fingers or waving a wand, magic stores throughout Philadelphia have disappeared. Located at 617 East Passyunk Avenue, South Street Magic is the city’s only full-time magic shop and theatre.

07/28/2014

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David Benoit Performs At “Smooth Jazz Summer Nights” At Penn’s Landing

 

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The Women Of Comic Con 2014

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ISAA Annual Spring Gala 2014

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