Sept. 8, 2021

Fall Season



"And just like that, it’s festival season in Philly. As summer fades into fall, the Greater Philadelphia region ramps up its outdoor celebration game with a host of exciting events.

Peddler’s VillageShady Brook Farm and Linvilla Orchards welcome autumn-ready visitors for scarecrows, pumpkins, hayrides and more ...

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May 7, 2021

Mother's Day

Why do we celebrate Mother’s Day? Thank this Philadelphia woman.


While thanking the important women in your life Sunday, there’s one more person to add to your list. Luckily, she’s local.

Anna Jarvis, a Philadelphia transplant, is often credited with creating Mother’s Day, a national celebration meant to recognize ...

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Nov. 25, 2020

Shop Local

Right now, the communities in the city and the Greater Philadelphia region deliver daily stories of strength, resilience, and community — often thanks to the dedicated small business owners working around the clock to keep their doors open and their customers fulfilled. In neighborhoods all over the city, residents ...

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Nov. 18, 2020

Holiday Recipes

Creamy Gnocchi soup with rosemary bacon: 


  • 4 slices thick cut bacon, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon fresh chopped rosemary
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 yellow onion, chopped
  • 6 carrots, chopped
  • 4 celery stalks, chopped
  • 2-4 cloves garlic ...
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