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Successful First Weekend At City Hall’s New Ice Skating Rink

Hundreds flocked to Dilworth Park for the first weekend of ice skating at City Hall.

11/22/2014

(The Hess Toy Truck Museum makes a stop at the Deptford Mall.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Hess’ Museum of Toy Trucks Rolls Into Deptford, NJ, Heading for Philadelphia

“We have all 50 years of the truck on display,” noted Mark DiConzo, mobile museum tour manager and spokesperson for Hess.

11/20/2014

(Wing Lam and his two brothers founded Wahoo's Fish Taco in 1988.  Today there are more than 50 locations.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Fish Tacos, Free Frozen Yogurt, and the ‘No Tipping’ Spot

This week, Hadas Kuznits reports on a West Coast cuisine coming East, an opportunity for a free snack during your holiday shopping spree, and a new Philadelphia restaurant where “no tipping” is their watchword.

11/20/2014

(AT THE FEET OF FRANKLIN:  Frederic Bertley, PhD, is photographed in Memorial Hall at the Franklin Institute by Hadas Kuznits)

Expert Discloses What Subfreezing Cold is REALLY Doing To Your Body

Your body uses tricks to manage its heat in ultra-cold situations. But, says Dr. Frederic Bertley, “you can’t shiver forever.”

11/19/2014

Northern Liberties Community Center (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Those Seeking Assistance Get Free Help Signing Up For Health Insurance

Saturday was the first day to sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Healthcare Act.

11/15/2014

(Jacob Smith learns quilting at the Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School, in King of Prussia, Pa.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Students at a Montco Cyber Charter Help The Homeless While Learning Quilting

Ninth grader Jacob Smith was one of the students from the Pennsylvania Virtual Charter School who were making quilts for the “Ugly Quilt” project.

11/14/2014

(Noam Kugelmass, at Mugshots Coffeehouse.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Burritos, A Pork Banquet, and More

Hadas Kuznits brings the latest food news from around the Delaware Valley…

11/13/2014

(Sue Daugherty, executive director Manna, left, poses with former governor Ed Rendell and a man in a pie costume.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Former Governor Rendell Provides His Pie-Tasting Expertise to Manna Fundraiser

Today, at the Bellevue, at Broad and Walnut Streets, former Pennsylvania governor Ed Rendell helped kick off “Tasting Week.”

11/12/2014

(Andre Robert Lee, producer-director of "The Prep School Negro," was keynote speaker at a school symposium on inner-city education in North Philadelphia.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

In North Philadelphia, a Filmmaker Recounts His Early Experiences With Race

The 17th Annual Symposium on Inner-City Education took place at the Gesu School, in North Philadelphia. Andre Robert Lee was the keynote speaker.

11/07/2014

(Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

In South Jersey, A Big Thank-You to Decades of Local US Military Veterans

World War II veteran Morris Dworkin, 92, was among those honored at the Kennedy Health System just ahead of Veterans’ Day.

11/06/2014

(George Sabatino of Aldine.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Wine, Cappelletti, and Gingerbread

A new restaurant, a wine auction for charity, and a display of gingerbread houses to get you in the mood for the holidays!

11/06/2014

(Vendors get set up for the opening of the 38th annual Philadelphia Museum of Art Contemporary Craft Show.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Four-Day Craft Show and Sale To Benefit Phila. Art Museum Opens Thursday

The show, run by the Women’s Committee of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, will be open through Sunday at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

11/05/2014

(credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Return To Standard Time Can Be Tough Adjustment For Children

The end of Daylight Saving Time can sure impact how people sleep, especially children. So how can you help them adjust?

11/01/2014

(Michael Pasquarello, owner of Kensington Quarters.  Photo by Ryan Scott, provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Real Local Sourcing, Cake Pops, and a Charity Dinner

This week we’ll hear about a new restaurant in Kensington with an in-house butcher shop, a “cake pops” convention coming to Philadelphia, and an event in support of a very special school.

10/30/2014

Secretary of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Carol Aichele, speaks to students at Upper Merion High School. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Pa. Official Reaches Out To Montco Students About Power To Vote

One woman in government is traveling the commonwealth, reaching out to students about voting.

10/30/2014

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