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Bells Toll In Celebration Of Easter At Main Line Church

Worshipers at The Church of St. John, Lower Merion sang out in praise Sunday — and for one service a year — Father Frank Wallner says they joyfully ring bells.

04/20/2014

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Christians In Society Hill Celebrate Easter With Sunrise Service

Mother Bethel AME church in Society Hill offered a 6 a.m. service where more than one hundred members showed up for the early worship.

04/20/2014

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WEATHER BLOG: Pleasant Easter Weekend

High pressure will situate itself over the Northeast on Easter Sunday keeping the forecast dry.

04/19/2014

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Man Arrested For Easter Sunday Homicide

The Delaware State Police have arrested a Felton man after an Easter Sunday death investigation is ruled a homicide.

12/11/2013

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Police Release Sketch Of Suspect Wanted For Easter Sunday Carjacking In Brooklawn

The suspect allegedly pulled 80-year-old Cass Hodge out of her gray 2008 Honda Accord.

04/02/2013

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Burlington County Pastor Revived By Congregation After Suffering Heart Attack

A pastor in Lumberton, Burlington County is lucky to be alive after collapsing from a heart attack during his Easter Sunday service.

04/25/2012

Hillary Wing, manager and assistant buyer on the left, and Linda Berman, co-owner on the right. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Many Preparing For Easter By Shopping For Their Sunday Best

Easter is this Sunday and folks are making sure they – and especially the kids in the family – are dressed for the holiday.

04/06/2012

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BLOG: Warmest Easter Sunday In 35 Years

A cold front has stalled out north of the Delaware Valley allowing for a warm air mass to move into the region.

04/24/2011

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Historic Bakery In South Philadelphia Open On Easter

Termini Brothers is baking up a storm in preparation for Easter Sunday.

04/23/2011

Cardinali Rigali celebrates Mass on Holy Thursday in Philadelphia.

Philadelphia’s Roman Catholic Community Marks Holy Thursday Amid Backdrop of Sexual Abuse Scandal

The Catholic Church in Philadelphia began marking the holiest week on the Christian calendar on Thursday, under the cloud of the priest sexual abuse scandal.

04/21/2011

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Philadelphia Observes Easter With Variety Of Events

Easter week services began in many churches with an observance of “Maundy Thursday,” the day Christians commemorate the “Last Supper.” The Philadelphia area is teeming with Easter events, both religious and secular.

04/21/2011

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Area Residents Prepare For Holy Week By Celebrating Palm Sunday

Christians around the world celebrated Palm Sunday, which commemorates Christ’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem. In Philadelphia, an Old City church made it a day of joy and contemplation.

04/17/2011

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