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13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Annual Hospitalized Veterans Tribute Concert is Saturday at Gorgas Park

Annual Hospitalized Veterans Tribute Concert is Saturday at Gorgas Park

The day features music, lunch and entertainment for the public and veterans from Coatesville VA Medical hospital.
Customs Officials Intercept Black Money Scam at PHL

Customs Officials Intercept Black Money Scam at PHL

Customs officers discovered the “black notes,” which criminals sell and instruct conspirators to 'wash' to transform into counterfeit money.
Mother and Daughter Die From Food Truck Explosion Injuries

Mother and Daughter Die From Food Truck Explosion Injuries

Olga Galdernez, 42, and her daughter, Jaylin Landaverry, 17, both passed away this week from injuries due to the July 1 explosion.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
Daytime Bridge Inspections Thursday on City Ave

Daytime Bridge Inspections Thursday on City Ave

The inspection of the City Avenue bridge over the Schuylkill River is part of PennDOT’s program to inspect state bridges at least once every two years.
Daytime Inspections Scheduled on City Ave Bridge

Daytime Inspections Scheduled on City Ave Bridge

The inspection of the City Avenue bridge over the Schuylkill River is part of PennDOT’s program to inspect state bridges at least once every two years.
Vegetarians Have Something to Cheer About at CBP, PETA Says

Vegetarians Have Something to Cheer About at CBP, PETA Says

PETA has ranked Citizens Bank Park as the second most vegetarian-friendly baseball stadium in the MLB.
Unemployment Rate Stays the Same in June

Unemployment Rate Stays the Same in June

Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate in June was slightly lower than the national rate of 6.1 percent.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Congressman Calls on Feds to Investigate Philadelphia VA

Congressman Calls on Feds to Investigate Philadelphia VA

Bucks County's Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick wants the investigation after reports of data manipulation and mail destruction were recently brought to light.
Construction to Begin on Manayunk Bridge Trail Project

Construction to Begin on Manayunk Bridge Trail Project

A formal groundbreaking for the $4.12 million project will be held in September.
Ale Festival at the Zoo, Pretzel Park Farmers Market, Outdoor Movie: Your Weekend

Ale Festival at the Zoo, Pretzel Park Farmers Market, Outdoor Movie: Your Weekend

A look at weekend happenings in and around Roxborough and Manayunk.
Flash Flood Watch Extended Through Wednesday

Flash Flood Watch Extended Through Wednesday

More rain is expected Wednesday and forecasters say streams, creeks and rivers may rise very quickly.
Emergency Board Sides with SEPTA Management in Labor Dispute

Emergency Board Sides with SEPTA Management in Labor Dispute

The emergency board, appointed in June after a one-day strike, said the rail workers should get the same 11.5 percent raises as bus drivers and subway operators.
Free Theater in the Park Returns Thursday

Free Theater in the Park Returns Thursday

The performance of "Twelfth Night, Or What You Will" by William Shakespeare will be held this Thursday at McMichael Park.
Philadelphia Woman Who Legally Obtained Gun Faces Three Years in NJ Prison

Philadelphia Woman Who Legally Obtained Gun Faces Three Years in NJ Prison

Shaneen Allen discovered her permit to carry a gun in Philadelphia wasn't applicable in New Jersey, Chasing New Jersey reports.
'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes': Trailer + Review

Cinema Siren says: Spectacular Simians should make Dawn the brightest of summer blockbusters.
Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Everyday Inspirations: Incredible Ways People Give Back Locally

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
5 Fun Things to Do This Weekend Around Roxborough/Manayunk

5 Fun Things to Do This Weekend Around Roxborough/Manayunk

Enjoy your weekend with a movie under the stars, a yoga retreat or a Bastille Day celebration. Plus, Friends of the Wissahickon is celebrating its 90th anniversary.