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The New Jersey Organizing Project bus. (Credit: David Madden)

Activists Conduct Bus Tour Along Jersey Shore Of Areas Still Suffering From Hurricane Sandy

Activists took part in a four hour bus tour to showcase how much work still needs to be done.

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Weather: Summer-Like Heat To Last Through End Of May

Thursday will be another warm, muggy, steamy day. And the final days of May won’t offer much relief.

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(HOW 'BOUT A BIG, TOOTHY SMILE?  Visitors watch and photograph big cats as they move through the Philadelphia Zoo's overhead trail enclosures, dubbed "Zoo 360."  Photo by John McDevitt)

Philadelphia Zoo Again Offering Free Admission For Teachers During Summer Months

If you’re an educator who also loves animals, you might want to check out an offering from the Philadelphia Zoo.

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Some Delaware County Restaurants Rushing To Get Liquor Licenses Before Outdoor Event

Dining Under the Stars has been going on for eight years and happens every Wednesday night between May and September.

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NSC Warns More People Dying On Roadways This Time Of Year

The National Safety Council is warning drivers about a disturbing trend that could continue heading into the summer season.

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Documents Of Philly-area Quaker Merchant Hanged In 1778 Up For Auction

In November 1778, wealthy Pennsylvania businessman John Roberts III and a fellow Quaker were convicted of treason against the American cause and hanged from a gallows in Philadelphia.

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File Photo of the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia. (Credit: Jan Carabeo)

Exhibit At Local Church Honors Pope Francis, Encourages Overcoming Struggles

An interactive art exhibit is coming to the grounds of The Cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul just in time for Pope Francis’ visit.

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Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall Of Fame To Induct 7 New Members

Tonight, The Philadelphia Jewish Sports Hall of Fame will add seven new members.

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SEPTA Plans To Approve Ban On ‘Unacceptable Ads’ On Buses

The SEPTA Board is expected to approve the banning today of what they are calling “unacceptable ads” from its buses.

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1 Injured In North Philly House Fire

Officials say one person was taken to the hospital following a house fire overnight in the Ogontz section of Philadelphia.

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Argument Leads To Gunfire Outside Northeast Philly Bar

Police say a man was shot following an argument late Wednesday night outside a bar in Mayfair.

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Paul Kotler and his mother, Melinda. (Credit: Ian Bush)

Competition Pits Tech Developers Against Disability Challenges

There are just a few weeks of tinkering to go for some Philadelphia-area developers competing in a worldwide $100,000 challenge.

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14-year-old Shreyas Parab started the company "Novel Ties." (Credit: Justin Udo)

Local Young Entrepreneurs Learn How To Take Their Businesses Global

Some young entrepreneurs from around the Delaware Valley are graduating from a program that gives them a chance to learn just what it takes to make it in the business world.

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Are Your Instagram Photos Really Yours? New Art Collection Reminds Us They Aren’t

Controversial artist Richard Prince’s latest “work of art” contains photos he took from various Instagram accounts without warning or permission.

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