recreation

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Top Spots For Horseback Riding Near Philadelphia

You can’t beat horseback riding for exploring the great outdoors with friends and family. Whether you’re new in the saddle or a seasoned rider, this list is sure to include a stable with the hours and riding experience to fit your needs.

06/06/2015

An artist rendering of the construction on Venice Island, ready to be showed off on Tuesday, October 2014. (Image provided by the Manayunk Development Corporation.)

Ready To Cut The Ribbon On Venice Island Storm Water Project And Recreation Facility

Still ahead, a project to alleviate chronic flooding that accompanies severe storms. For now, project organizers are just hoping to see a healthy spillover of Venice visitors to Main Street.

10/07/2014

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Guide To Disney World

Pack up the family and head out for a vacation at the “Happiest Place on Earth.” As a guest of the Walt Disney World Resorts, you and your family will be treated to themed accommodations, fabulous theme parks, unique dining venues and lots of activities.

06/11/2014

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Spandex Optional: Top Cycle Shops In Philadelphia

From fixing a flat to a whole new bicycle makeover, these Philadelphia bike shops will do more than just meet your trekking needs.

01/14/2012

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Your 2012 Philadelphia Extreme Recreation To Do List

Philadelphia can satisfy every adventure seeker, but in 2012 it’s time to step outside of our comfort zones. From skydiving to cave exploration, there is an activity for folks at every skill level to conquer and this is […]

01/07/2012

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Trampoline Accidents

It is only fair to warn you that parents need to watch carefully when their children use trampolines and follow some common sense guidelines.

04/07/2011

Plenty of kids were on hand for the announcement that all Philadelphia public pools will open this summer (by KYW's Mike Dunn)

Officials Say All Philadelphia Public Pools Will Open For Summer

City officials say all 70 city pools will be open this summer.

03/02/2011