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Guide To The 2014 Wawa Welcome America! Festival

Prepare yourself for seven days of food, fun and festivities: The Wawa Welcome America! Festival is back!

06/20/2014

Ocean City, New Jersey. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Fireworks Just One Of Many Activities Down The Shore This July 4th

Festivals, food, family and, of course, fireworks — all of these are major parts of Fourth of July weekend. And for many people, you can add the beach to that list.

06/19/2014

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Top Upcoming Summer Charity Events In Philadelphia

This summer, the city of Philadelphia will have several charity events that you can participate in to do your part while also having some fun.

06/17/2014

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Philadelphia Museum Of Art Planning Massive Renovation

Since the Philadelphia Museum of Art opened to the public in 1928, no one has ever undertaken a comprehensive renovation.

06/16/2014

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Best Summer Movies For Kids

Instead of panicking and sending your kids to nearest summer camp you can find, why not enjoy a few summer blockbusters?

06/16/2014

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Creative 4th of July Parade Float Ideas

Fourth of July parades take place all across the country and signify not only our collective patriotism, but also local pride. Homemade floats abound and are as unique and individual as the spirit that carved out our country.

06/16/2014

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DIY July 4th Crafts For Your Backyard Party

Craft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.

06/16/2014

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Best New Books For Summer Reading 2014

Whether you’re picnicking in the park, laying out at the beach, or grilling in your backyard, there’s something about summer’s steaming hot days that make you yearn for a great story. Our sister company Simon & Schuster has got you covered with six smart, entertaining, page turners that will keep you reading all summer long. Watch out – you just might be tempted to devour these in one sitting!

06/16/2014

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Positively Philadelphia: Cézanne, Showcased at the Barnes

Apples and human skulls (!) are featured in the still lifes of Paul Cézanne, in a new exhibition opening June 22nd at the Barnes Foundation.

06/15/2014

The Skyline stage at the Mann Center for the Performing Arts. (Credit: Tom Rickert)

Diana Ross To Perform At Mann Center

Diana Ross is a giant in the music industry.

06/14/2014

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Social Media Today: Facebook Ads Tool, Amazon Music Stream, Pinterest Guided Search

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

06/12/2014

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Best Outdoor Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Give back to your community while having fun when you volunteer with these outdoor volunteer opportunities.

06/09/2014

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The Kimmel Center’s ‘Solstice In The City’

On June 21st, the Kimmel Center marks the longest day of the year with Solstice in the City.

06/07/2014

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Hear Philly: 40th Street Summer Series Celebrates 10 Years Of Free, Live Music

Taking place in University City on the last Saturday of each summer month, the 10th annual 40th Street Summer Series offers a variety of great, live music — and it’s all free.

06/05/2014

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Top Summer 2014 Craft Fairs Near Philadelphia

There are numerous festivals all summer long that showcase new and well-crafted talents. Here are the top five arts and craft shows in the Philadelphia area and beyond.

06/03/2014

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Biggest Celebrity Sports Fans

The USS Olympia is in need of repairs and funding.

Historic USS Olympia

The historic USS Olympia is struggling to stay afloat, both literally and financially.

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