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Kim Strengari (left), co-manager at Southern Cross Kitchen restaurant. (Credit: Brad Segall)

Conshohocken Merchants Provide Unique Black Friday Shopping Experience

If you want to do some Black Friday shopping today, but don’t want the hassles of going to a large mall there’s a unique experience waiting for you in Conshohocken.

11/28/2014

The new Camco Rink (Credit: Camden County)

Camden County Testing Out Ice Skating Rink At Cooper River Park

Philadelphia’s new rink, built for the winter in Dilworth Park, is getting a challenge from Pennsauken.

11/28/2014

Shoppers start a little early this year. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Black Friday Comes Early For Local Shoppers

Some folks in Philadelphia were out pre-Black Friday this year — on Thanksgiving.

11/27/2014

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Local Expert Says Black Friday Shopping More Of A Game For Many

Black Friday has become quite the shopping tradition in this country, and one local professor suggests it’s not just about getting a bargain.

11/27/2014

Fulham Manager Rene Meulensteen applauds the fans at the end of the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Fulham at Old Trafford on February 9, 2014 in Manchester, England. (Credit: Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Front Office Hot Stove Talk

The Philadelphia Union may not be in this year’s MLS playoffs, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t some hot-stove soccer talk on the KYW Philly Soccer Show.

11/26/2014

Olivier Des Saint Martin opens Petit Roti, a new market at 248 South 11th Street. (Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: A French Rotisserie, Winterfest Popup Restaurants, and This Year’s Christmas Village

This week, Hadas Kuznits reports on a new market specializing in the perfect roasted chicken, the popup restaurants on the waterfront at Winterfest, and Christmas Village food offerings.

11/26/2014

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Bucks County Ice Hockey Rivals Battle For A Great Cause

It’s the 10th anniversary of the Rock Cup, and when the puck drops, one charity will benefit.

11/26/2014

(Todd Marcocci adds red drapery to barriers in advance of Philadelphia's Thanksgiving Day parade.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Snow May Impinge on Rehearsal Day For Philadelphia’s Thanksgiving Parade

Wednesday is scheduled to be a marathon day of run-throughs for the televised parade. But it comes with the threat of snow.

11/25/2014

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Successful First Weekend At City Hall’s New Ice Skating Rink

Hundreds flocked to Dilworth Park for the first weekend of ice skating at City Hall.

11/22/2014

(Jim Finnen, behind the microphone at courtside.  Photo provided by Lafayette College)

Lafayette College’s Hard-Working Sports PA Announcer Heading For Retirement

Jim Finnen has a voice that could part the Red Sea.

11/22/2014

(Clothing and accessories for runners was on sale at the Runners' Expo, a precursor to the Philadelphia Marathon.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Philadelphia Marathon Weekend Kicks Off With Runners’ Expo in Center City

The city is ready to host 60,000 spectators, 3,000 volunteers, and the 30,000 runners who are taking part in the weekend of events capped off by the full marathon and half-marathon on Sunday.

11/21/2014

(Dr. Michael Ross gets a chemotherapy treatment while wearing a "semi-colon" shirt created for him.  Photo provided)

One Philadelphia Runner Participating In Marathon Weekend Amid Chemo Treatments

Two months ago, Dr. Michael Ross was diagnosed with colon cancer. This weekend, he’ll run the Rothman 8K.

11/21/2014

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Full Weekend Of Activities As Philadelphia Marathon Returns

It’s Marathon weekend in Philadelphia, with tens of thousands of runners taking on the 26.2 miles of city street and much more.

11/21/2014

(The Hess Toy Truck Museum makes a stop at the Deptford Mall.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Hess’ Museum of Toy Trucks Rolls Into Deptford, NJ, Heading for Philadelphia

“We have all 50 years of the truck on display,” noted Mark DiConzo, mobile museum tour manager and spokesperson for Hess.

11/20/2014

(Wing Lam and his two brothers founded Wahoo's Fish Taco in 1988.  Today there are more than 50 locations.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Fish Tacos, Free Frozen Yogurt, and the ‘No Tipping’ Spot

This week, Hadas Kuznits reports on a West Coast cuisine coming East, an opportunity for a free snack during your holiday shopping spree, and a new Philadelphia restaurant where “no tipping” is their watchword.

11/20/2014

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