Marielle Mondon


Marielle Mondon is a web curator at She is based in Philadelphia, and her previous writing can be found on and, among other news sites. Marielle has a degree in English and creative writing from George Washington University and a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University. She also is a dual citizen of the United States and France.

August 21, 2017

Mental Health

More men are using antidepressants, but many factors still keep them from seeking mental health help

Use of antidepressants typically has a higher rate among women, but a new study finds that the rate of men taking antidepressants is likewise on the rise.

August 21, 2017


Lawsuit claims Poland Spring is just common groundwater sold for more than it's worth

Nestle’s Poland Spring water is facing a lawsuit that claims the bottled water does not come from Maine's natural springs but is actually common groundwater that has been purified.

August 21, 2017


Coinciding with solar eclipse, Taylor Swift posts cryptic snake video on emptied social media accounts

Taylor Swift’s social media accounts were once the stuff of Instagram envy that #blessed the world with insight into her “squad,” her ongoing celebrity feuds with Katy Perry or Kanye West and so many cat videos.

August 20, 2017


Study: Walnuts can quiet that part of your brain that makes you want to eat like crap

For people looking to cut back on giving into food cravings, a daily handful of walnuts could have significant and lasting effects.

August 20, 2017

Solar Eclipse

Tickets to this party gets you optimum views and NASA-approved glasses for the solar eclipse

Monday the much-talked about solar eclipse will finally be here, and whether you’ve secured a coveted pair of eclipse-equipped glasses or have already forgotten that it’s even occurring, you still have the option to get really committed to viewing the event at SkyGarten.

August 20, 2017


Bike ramp, two new murals slated for Ben Franklin Bridge

A bike ramp was officially approved for the Benjamin Franklin Bridge after the proposal went to a vote before the Delaware River Port Authority.

August 20, 2017

Food & Drink

Shake Shack partners with Pizzeria Vetri for new hybrid menu items

If you’ve ever fallen prey to the foodie conundrum of pizza versus burger, a new partnership between Shake Shack and Philly’s own Pizzeria Vetri could be the answer.

August 17, 2017


Kevin Hart joins Emmanuel Macron, Mark Zuckerberg on Fortune ‘40 Under 40’ list

Kevin Hart made his debut appearance in Forbes Magazine’s annual ‘40 Under 40’ list, which handpicks the most influential young people in business for a look at the rising stars of politics, invention and art.

August 17, 2017


With $10 million grant, Philly airport makes dent in 15-year expansion project

The ongoing expansions to the Philadelphia International Airport received a big boost Thursday after receiving a $10.8 million grant from the Department of Transportation.

August 17, 2017


Studies show yoga has ‘a lot of potential’ to treat depression, but questions remain

Health studies both in the U.S. and abroad have found a clear relationship between the practice of yoga and helping people treat clinical depression.

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