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Top Summer Fun Runs In Philly

If you’d rather dress up like a superhero than try to actually be one, these are the craziest, zaniest, most fun races to hit the Philly area this season.

07/02/2014

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Philadelphia And South Jersey Cooling Centers

Philadelphia and southern New Jersey offer several locations for people to cool down.

07/01/2014

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2014 Shore Fireworks Guide

Here’s where to catch the fireworks at the shore points.

06/30/2014

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Getaway Guide: Summer Paddling

Choose from kayaks, canoes, paddleboats, row boats, paddleboards and rafts. If you have your own, here are some spots to launch. If you don’t, rent one.

06/27/2014

(Bushkill Falls, in Bushkill, Pa., a short drive from the town of Milford.  Photo by Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: The Town of Milford, Pennsylvania

It’s not easy to find a summer getaway spot in the Pocono Mountains that doesn’t ring with the enthusiastic sound of children. But recently, we discovered one.

06/26/2014

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Stone Harbor Beach Ranked One Of The Cleanest In The Country

Seven New Jersey beaches have been named ‘super star’ beaches by the Natural Resources Defense Council.

06/25/2014

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Best Road Trip Apps

Some of the best smartphone apps can complement your travel experience.

06/23/2014

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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Getaway Guide: The Captain John Smith Water Trail

June is National Trails Month — the perfect time for celebrating America’s vast system of historic and recreational trails.

06/19/2014

(Mohonk Mountain House, located in New Paltz, NY.  Photo by Jim Smith Photography, used with permission of Mohonk Mountain House)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Mohonk Mountain House

Imagine a 19th-century resort that keeps pace with 21st-century lifestyles and tastes. It’s here, nestled between the Hudson River and the Catskill Mountains.

06/19/2014

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Philadelphia Summer Pool Guide

Here’s your guide to Philadelphia’s pools, plus a few down the shore.

06/18/2014

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Top Spots For A Summer First Date

It’s summertime, and the livin’s easy. The dating? Not so much.

06/18/2014

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Study: That Workout Probably Wasn’t As Hard As It Felt

Even if you’re huffing and puffing through your morning run, you might not be working out as hard as you think.

06/13/2014

The Eco-Goats nosh on plants at West Laurel Hill. (credit: West Laurel Hill Cemetery)

Philadelphia Area Cemetery Hires Unconventional Landscapers: Goats!

It’s a sight that’s more suited to the Rocky Mountains than the Philadelphia suburbs: A tribe of goats has arrived at West Laurel Hill Cemetery.

06/12/2014

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Getaway Guide: Cape May Point

What makes this place unique is the absence of jangling casino slots, calliopes blaring from amusement park rides, and hawkers and hustlers that seem to fill every beach town to the north.

06/12/2014

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Gettysburg Marks 150th Anniversary of Historic Civil War

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Most Romantic Cities In The World

Take an enchanting trip for Valentine’s Day. Tour the world’s most romantic cities, in photos.

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