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(Ron Kauffman, outside his Rita's water ice store at 1511 Spruce Street, in center city.  Photo provided)

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

(Ron Kauffman, outside his Rita's water ice store at 1511 Spruce Street, in center city.  Photo provided)

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

(Ben Puchowitz, of Bing Bing Dim Sum.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Bonchon, Bing Bing, and… Rita!

Two different takes on Asian cuisine are getting ready to open in Philadelphia. And an old favorite is coming back to its center city location.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/12/2015

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Water Ice Oasis: Philadelphia-based Rita’s Expanding To The Middle East

The suburban Philadelphia-based chain says Wednesday it’s contracting with a Middle East food executive to open 46 stores in the next decade in Turkey, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and five other Arab nations.

01/28/2015

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Rita’s Water Ice In Wilmington Robbed By Knife-wielding Suspect

Police in Delaware say they are investigating the armed robbery of a Rita’s Water Ice that occurred Saturday night in Wilmington.

07/27/2014

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Rita’s Offering Free Water Ice In Honor Of Spring

From noon to 9 p.m. on Thursday, almost all Rita’s locations will be offering free orders of the sweet treat, gratis.

03/20/2014

Orr At The Shore: Ocean City, NJ

Kathy Orr reports from Ocean City, NJ in this special installation of “Orr at the Shore.”

06/06/2013

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‘Give A Pint, Get A Pint’ At Montgomery County Blood Drive

Giving a pint of blood can earn you a pint of something tasty at an upcoming Montgomery County blood drive.

02/04/2013