Rain Hampers Last-Minute Mummers Parade PreparationsThe rain, however, is raining a bit on the Mummers parade preparations.
2018 Mummers: Parade Is Over, Results Are InIn standard Philadelphia tradition the Mummers helped successfully ring in another new year in Center City.
Conception Calculator: How to Estimate the Date You Were Conceived—And What Was Happening 9 Months PriorIt's always both a fun and odd exercise to imagine what your parents were doing, in a broad sense, nine months before you born. Remember, it is roughly 266 days between conception and birth, on average.
One Of A Kind: Were You Born On One Of These Uncommon Days?Everyone's birthday is unique, of course, but some people were born on days where newborns are infrequent. What are those days? Is your birthday one of them? If your big day is around a major holiday, it's possible that is an uncommon birthday based on data collected since 1973.
What’s Cooking On 1060: Brunching In Your PJsA decades-long New Year's Day tradition of going to brunch in your pajamas continues this weekend at a popular area restaurant.
A Puerto Rican Group Prepares For Their Debut In The New Division Of The Mummer's ParadeMembers of Los Bomberos De la Calle assembled in the second-floor gathering area of Christ Church on Venango Street in North Philadelphia to coordinate the Puerto Rican bomba and plena music with a group of dancers.
Wind Backs Off, But Chilly Temperatures Stick Around TomorrowA brisk and cold start to the New Year on Thursday, but temperatures were actually right on target for early January, the average high is 41 and we actually surpassed that today.
With Newest New Year's Extravaganzas, Mummers' Fancy Brigades Don't DisappointEleven groups took the stage for 4½ minutes each, generating lots of excitement.
At the Local Gyms, New Year's Resolvers Already Raising a SweatSome folks are getting right on those New Year's resolutions to get fit this year. But how long will their resolve last?
Adjusting Tradition, Mummers Strutting DOWN Broad Street For 2015 ParadeThis year the parade begins at 15th and Market Streets in center city and ends at Broad and Washington Avenue, with performance stops at Sansom and Carpenter Streets.
First Baby Of 2015? It's A Secret In Many PlacesBye, bye Baby New Year. The crowning of the year's first baby is being kept secret in many communities as hospitals say safety concerns trump tradition.
Mummers' Fancy Brigades Working Feverishly Toward Thursday's ShowIt's a last-minute flurry of feathers as the eleven Fancy Brigades complete their extravagant pieces that will adorn their indoor performances on New Year's Day.