Local Sleep Consultant Offers Advice To New Parents Struggling To Get Necessary RestLong gone are those eight hour stretches, and one local mom is determined to help others avoid the common pitfalls that prevent parents and babies from getting the necessary rest.
Labor Day Neighborhood Block Party Includes Book Bag Giveaway And Free HIV TestingOn this Labor Day, one North Philadelphia community is holding a unique event until 8 p.m. tonight, a block party that includes a book bag giveaway and free HIV testing.
Experts Advise Parents On How To Ease Back-to-School Transition For ChildrenWith the last few days of summer vacation, children in the Delaware Valley will soon be back in the classroom. And two local experts have some practical wisdom for parents of children headed back to school.
Expert Says Parents Should Start Prepping Kids For The School Year NowSchool begins again in just about two weeks and one local expert says now is the time to start getting your children out of summer mode and refocus them for school.
FDA Taking Steps To Make Sure Foods Labeled 'Gluten-Free' Actually AreThe Food and Drug Administration has issued new guidelines for food manufacturers. Foods that are labeled "gluten-free" can no longer contain more than 20 parts per million of gluten.
Qualifying For A Mortgage Is Easier Now, But Many Factors Affect Loan ApprovalFannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the companies that federally insure the majority of the nation's mortgages, are relaxing their FICO score requirements, sometimes as low as 620.
Local Students Creating Inventions To Help The Blind, Visually Impaired Students at the Overbrook School for the blind are working on some apps to help them read.
President Obama To Visit Damaged 495 Bridge Site In WilmingtonAs Congress decides whether to add money to the nation's highway trust fund, President Obama will visit Delaware later today to see a damaged bridge.
Prepare To Pay More To Fly As TSA Fees Go Up Next WeekPlanning to fly soon? You better book those flights this week because tickets purchased next Monday will cost you more.
Houses Going Up For Sale Along Nation’s Oldest Residential StreetOwners are not permitted to change the exterior in any way but can remodel inside to their hearts content.
Philadelphia Hotels Working Through Slow Period Until Convention Business Picks UpPhiladelphia hotels have taken a hit recently as room occupancy is down. Officials know exactly why this happened and they're confident this is temporary.
Warning Signs That A House Is In Danger Of CollapsingGiven the recent collapse of several row homes in the City's Cobbs Creek neighborhood, local experts want to make sure homeowners know what to look for before a collapse happens.