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2 Companies Offering Free Pretzels This Weekend

Superpretzel is giving them away Friday, while the Philadelphia Pretzel Factory is handing them out on Sunday.

04/24/2015

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Sugar Philly Offering Free Treats For Macaron Day

The truck announced the freebies on its social media pages.

03/20/2015

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Rita’s Celebrates Official Start Of Spring With Free Water Ice

Despite the snow falling outside, it’s actually the first day of spring.

03/20/2015

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Dairy Queen Celebrates 75th Anniversary With Free Cones

Guests can also donate to the Children’s Miracle Network at any location.

03/16/2015

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Blog: IHOP FREE Pancake Offer Tuesday, March 3

By Jim Donovan: Tuesday, March 3rd is National Pancake Day and IHOP customers can enjoy a FREE short stack of Buttermilk pancakes as part of the celebration. In return for the free pancakes, guests will […]

03/02/2015

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Target Now Offering FREE Shipping With $25 Online Purchase

By Jim Donovan: Target has sliced the minimum online purchase to qualify for free shipping in half to $25. Target said free shipping is now available to all online orders coming from the continental U.S. […]

02/24/2015

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Center City Shop Offering Free Water Ice On One Of The Coldest Days Of Winter

“Wooder ice” is probably the last thing on your mind on a frigid day like today, but a local shop is giving it away for free.

02/20/2015

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Score A Free Meal At Some Local Restaurants On Tuesday For ‘Random Act Of Kindness Day’

At restaurateur Dave Magrogan’s 16 local eateries, the “holiday” means free lunch or dinner for some very lucky randomly-selected patrons.

02/16/2015

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Blog: FREE Coffee Offer From Chick-fil-A

By Jim Donovan: For the entire month of February, Chick-fil-A restaurants nationwide will give customers free cups of its new specialty-grade THRIVE Farmers hot or iced coffee all day long. This offer includes 12 ounce […]

01/30/2015

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Philadelphia Food Truck Celebrates Birthday With Free Sweets

The freebies are limited to one per customer until they sell out.

01/20/2015

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Local Students React To White House Proposal To Grant 2 Years Of Community College Tuition For Free

At Delaware County Community College, Eyewitness News spoke to students standing in line to register for the spring semester and pay tuition, which per year, can cost as much as 10 times less than a private university.

01/09/2015

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Philadelphia Gym Offering Free BYOB Yoga On Black Friday

The classes start at 5:30 p.m. at the Queen Village, Manayunk and South Philly locations.

11/28/2014

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3 On Your Side: Restaurants Charging For What Used To Be Free Stuff

You know what they say, there’s no such thing in life as a free lunch. But what if you went to a restaurant and had to pay extra for condiments or a glass of water? 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan looks at an increasing trend that some say is tough to swallow.

11/10/2014

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Montco Sheriff’s Office Holding Series Of Free Seminars To Teach People How To Be Responsible Gun Owners

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is promoting gun safety with a series of free seminars designed to teach people how to become responsible gun owners.

11/09/2014

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Blog: Junior League Hosts Whale Of A Sale This Saturday In New Castle

By Jim Donovan: The Junior League of Wilmington Delaware will host their 33rd Whale of a Sale this Saturday, November 8. This bi-annual event is a “Super Bowl” of a garage sale with treasures from […]

11/05/2014

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