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Revel 2nd AC Casino To Close In As Many Days

Today, Revel will close its doors — a day after Showboat padlocked the place.

09/01/2014

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Rain Doesn’t Dampen Spirits On Final Day Of Made In America

Those in attendance didn’t pay for a light show, but thousands got one as storms rolled in.

08/31/2014

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Showboat Casino Closing Impacts Many

On Labor Day weekend, it was the worst kind of Irony as nearly 2,000 employees lost their jobs.

08/31/2014

Twist of OCD perform onstage at the 2014 Budweiser Made In America Festival at Benjamin Franklin Parkway on August 30, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images  for Anheuser-Busch)

Made In America Music To The Ears Of Local United Way

The Made In America festival once again benefits the local chapter of the United Way.

08/31/2014

(A Japanese-themed "accidental tea garden" on the South Philly Garden Tour.  Photo provided, used with permission)

Positively Philadelphia: The South Philly Garden Tour

“You would never expect on some of these…places that don’t even have a tree out front, when you walk through the little tiny rowhouse and then it just opens up onto this amazing space.”

08/31/2014

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Tens Of Thousands Pack The Parkway For Day 1 Of Made In America

At least 44,000 people packed the Ben Franklin Parkway on the first day of the two-day festival.

08/30/2014

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Mood Is Somber In Atlantic City Going Into Labor Day Weekend

The Showboat will close Sunday followed by the Revel on Monday with the Trump Plaza slated to close in mid-September affecting nearly 6,000 workers.

08/29/2014

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3 Philadelphia Creations On List Of America’s 15 Most Outrageous Foods

Travel website CityPASS has created an infographic of the country’s most outrageous foods, and Philadelphia has more items on it than any other city in the U.S.

08/29/2014

(Signs and traffic cones demark the closed westbound lanes of the Ben Franklin Bridge.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Traffic Bottlenecks Will Persist on Ben Franklin Bridge Into Late October

If you think those maddening lane closures on the Benjamin Franklin Bridge will be gone when everyone returns to work after Labor Day, think again.

08/29/2014

(Atlantic City mayor Don Guardian, on the boardwalk, holds a "Don't Stop Believing" promotional coaster.  Photo by David Madden)

Atlantic City Mayor Optimistic Despite the Breaking Wave of Casino Closures

Labor Day may not be much of a holiday for several thousand workers at the Showboat and Revel casinos in Atlantic City, both of which will be closing their doors. Mayor Don Guardian is hopeful for the town’s future.

08/29/2014

Folks in Ocean City must soon say "goodbye" to summer. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Business Owners, Beach-Goers Agree: It’s Been A Great Summer Down The Shore

With Labor Day approaching, folks down the shore are getting ready to say goodbye to summer.

08/29/2014

(The beach at Ocean City, NJ.  File photo by KYW's John Ostapkovich)

South Jersey Shore Rentals Plentiful for September

Labor Day weekend is just around the corner. But, truth be told, lots of people head “down the shore” to vacation in September.

08/28/2014

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Not Everyone Excited About ‘Made In America’ This Weekend

“Made in America” takes place this weekend, but not everyone is thrilled about the event.

08/28/2014

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Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: The Nearby Schuylkill River Trail

Want to avoid traffic and crowds this holiday weekend, but still get into the great outdoors? Here’s an ideal getaway just minutes from home.

08/28/2014

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California Chrome Expected To Make Comeback At Local Racetrack

Huge crowds are expected next month, should Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome race in the Pennsylvania Derby at Parx.

08/28/2014

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