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Local World War II Veteran Celebrates 100th Birthday

It was a day of honor and celebration for a decorated World War II veteran in our area.

08/13/2014

Celebrity chef Chad Durkin outside his new home, Kermit's Bake Shoppe. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

South Philadelphia Bakery Giving Away Funfetti Cupcakes Through Friday

Attention, Funfetti fans: Kermit’s Bake Shoppe in South Philly is offering free cupcakes through Friday.

07/22/2014

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7-Eleven Celebrates 87th Birthday With Free Slurpees On Friday, Plus A Week Of Free Treats

Between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. at participating stores, visitors can receive a free small Slurpee drink (while supplies last). This is the 12th year the convenience retailer has offered free Slurpee drinks on its birthday.

07/10/2014

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90-Year-Old George H.W. Bush Makes Parachute Jump

Former President George H.W. Bush celebrated his 90th birthday on Thursday by making a tandem parachute jump near his summer home in coastal Maine.

06/12/2014

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Philadelphia’s Oyster House Celebrates Five Years With Free Birthday Cake

Sam Mink, the owner of Oyster House, will also be offering a $5 lobster roll slider, a mini version of the regular lobster roll, all day until supplies run out.

06/04/2014

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Coffee Shop Giving Out Free Cupcakes And Coffee For 1st Birthday

According to Hubbub Coffee at 3 Logan Square, the store will offer free cold brew chocolate cupcakes and coffee all day today.

01/24/2014

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Philadelphia Bakery Offering Free Cake All Day Friday

You know what would really brighten up this gloomy Friday? Free cake.

01/10/2014

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8-Year-Old Girl’s Birthday Wish Comes True When Dad Returns From Deployment

Birthdays have a way of making a little girl smile and feel like a princess, and for Skylynn Ippolito, today was her day.

10/28/2013

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Manayunk Café Offering Free Slices Of Pizza In Honor Of 10th Birthday

While there’s a limit of one slice per person, the deal runs all day.

09/12/2013

The Zoo's giraffe, Abigail, celebrates her third birthday on July 18, 2013. (credit: Philadelphia Zoo)

Philadelphia Zoo’s Young Giraffe Celebrates Third Birthday

Despite the sweltering heat, a crowd gathered to help one of the Philadelphia Zoo’s animals celebrate her birthday on Thursday.

07/18/2013

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Brotherly Love: Operation Birthday Box

One local woman and her daughter are going the extra mile to brighten birthdays for children in need.

05/14/2013

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Facebook Rolls Out Another New Feature

Facebook is once again revolutionizing the way we communicate with social media. It’s unveiled a new feature that will let you send real, tangible gifts to your friends.

09/28/2012

FILE: Josh Fattal appears before a judge in Tehran in Feb. 2011

Friends Fast To Mark Pennsylvania Hiker’s Birthday In Iran

Supporters of a hiker from suburban Philadelphia being held in Iran are fasting to protest his second straight birthday behind bars.

06/04/2011

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