Cara Schneider

(Cara Schneider, striking a pose next to a "Rocky" poster at the offices of Visit Philadelphia.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Philadelphia Offering ‘Rocky’ Tours to Coincide With Broadway Show Debut

Cara Schneider, an executive with Visit Philadelphia, says the new “Rocky” Broadway musical has brought a renewed interest in places where the original movie was filmed 38 years ago.

03/13/2014

(portrait of Anna Jarvis)

Philadelphia Plays Unlikely Role In Creation Of Mother’s Day

Anna Jarivis, the Philadelphia woman who started Mother’s Day, spent her later years trying to do away with the holiday, including turning on her earliest supporter, John Wanamaker.

05/12/2013

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