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Philadelphia Police headquarters
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Pat Loeb
June 28, 2020 - 10:29 am
Police reform was among the issues Philadelphia City Council tackled at its final meeting before breaking for the summer. Read more here.
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Fourth of July fireworks
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Andrew Kramer
June 28, 2020 - 4:00 am
Normally on July 4, you can head to just about any shore point to watch fireworks. But not this year. Read more here.
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The Memorial Arch at Valley Forge National Park
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Mark Abrams
June 28, 2020 - 4:00 am
With recent surveys showing people want to stay closer to home for summer vacations, a Montgomery County tourism group is rolling out the welcome mat. Read more here.
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Cheesesteak from Carmen's Famous Italian Hoagies and Cheesesteaks, and cheeseburger from Hunger Burger
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Hadas Kuznits
June 28, 2020 - 4:00 am
Two Reading Terminal Market vendors will be featured on a cable TV show Sunday and Monday. Read more here.
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American flag
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Jim Melwert
June 28, 2020 - 4:00 am
Bob Asher, Pennsylvania's longtime Republican national committeeman, announced last week he will not seek re-election in an effort to smooth over what he says he thinks has become a "destructive process." Read more here.
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Corridor in a nursing home
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Hadas Kuznits
June 27, 2020 - 1:51 pm
The Pennsylvania Departments of Health and Human Services announced a new strategy Saturday to ease long-term care facility restrictions. Read more here.
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A woman wearing a protective mask looks out of her window.
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Mark Abrams
June 27, 2020 - 12:41 pm
It’s called “Fear of Going Out,” or FOGO. And it’s a real condition under the category of anxiety that’s been spawned by the COVID-19 pandemic and our response to it. Read more here.
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Ginger Rudolph is one of the curators for the Mural Arts Philadelphia Fellowship for Black Artists.
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Antionette Lee
June 27, 2020 - 11:26 am
At a time when many nonprofits are struggling for funding due to COVID-19, one local nonprofit is giving away $20,000 to Philadelphia’s Black artists, in an effort to bring more equity to the art world. Read more here.
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The School District of Philadelphia Headquarters.
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Mike DeNardo
June 27, 2020 - 4:00 am
Some Philadelphia high school students have won approval for a historical maker to commemorate the pivotal 1967 student walkout. Read more here.
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Electricity
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Justin Udo
June 27, 2020 - 4:00 am
PECO is expanding assistance to customers facing financial hardships during the coronavirus pandemic. The program can now help customers dealing with the summer heat. Read more here.
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