History

Mass Shootings

Deadliest mass shootings in modern U.S. history

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Food

What was Philadelphia's first restaurant?

The London Coffee House

Fashion

Historic Philadelphia dress collection featured on 'Strange Inheritance'

Darnell Collection

Museums

Museum of the American Revolution renames Patriots Gallery

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Books

'America's Frankenstein': Book to examine Philly's 'first mass murderer'

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Beer

Yuengling receives $1 million grant to expand brewery museum

Carroll - Yuengling Brewery

Museums

History After Hours series returns to Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution

Lists

What do you miss most about Philly's recent past?

Johnny Manana's Chili Pepper

Ask Hickey

Ask Hickey: Can you hunt in Philly's Hunting Park?

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Rankings

A ranking of Philadelphia's top 5 people named Ben

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History

Check out these vintage photos of the Mummers Parade in Philly

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Art Events

She put the 'Connie' into Connie’s Ric Rac

Connie's Ric Rac

History

Questlove learns fascinating truth about family ancestry on 'Finding Your Roots'

Questlove

Family-Friendly

Washington's daring Christmas Day crossing of Delaware River recreated in Bucks County

Washington Crossing

Tours

BYOB trolley tour offers new way to see holiday lights in Philly

Holiday lights in South Philly

History

Was it really ever acceptable to spell Pennsylvania with one 'n'?

Liberty Bell

Lifestyle

Why do we mark graves with stone?

Food

What are the origins of the deviled egg?

History

The wonderful – and occasionally weird – Philly Thanksgiving Day Parade captured in old photos

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Videos

Watch: Teens react to 100-year-old Philly high school yearbook

Odd News

How, uh, 'big' was Philly founder William Penn?

Carroll - William Penn Statue

Dating

A first date guide to the Mütter Museum

Chang and Eng Bunker

Art Exhibits

100 years later, art museum celebrates a Barnes-like collector you maybe never heard of

Christ and the Virgin

Neighborhoods

5 Philly ’hoods you wouldn’t have recognized 60 years ago

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History Mystery

Did Wissahickon hermit have fabled philosopher's stone?

Carroll - Kelpius Cave Wissahickon Valley Park

Sponsored

Help Germantown win a vital Historic Preservation Grant

Germantown United CDC Preservation Grant

History

Martin Luther King Jr. slept there. But did he make history there?

King house?

Family-Friendly

Meet soldiers, civilians and spies to learn untold stories of British occupation of Philadelphia

Museum of the American Revolution

History

Ghost towns highlight spirited history of the Pinelands

Carroll - Pine Barrens Pinelands

History

PHOTOS: Ghost towns of New Jersey

Carroll - Pine Barrens Pinelands

History

Then and Now: A look back at the changing face of the Philadelphia Navy Yard

Carroll - Then and Now Navy Yard

History

These are the spookiest urban legends in Pennsylvania, New Jersey

The Watcher House

Psychiatry

Philly honoring psychiatrist who challenged designation of homosexuality as mental illness

John Fryer

Exhibits

8 photos from a massive Terracotta Warriors exhibit

Carroll - Franklin Institute Terracotta Warriors

Statues

Philly's first-ever public sculpture to African-American figure unveiled at City Hall

Carroll - Catto Memorial

Museums

Museum of the American Revolution to extend hours, offer discount admission on certain dates

Carroll - Museum of the American Revolution Opening

Books

Author to discuss untold story of the American Revolution

Travel

Visit Philly enlists Roots MC for travel campaign marketed toward African-American tourists

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History

Here are the buildings that once towered over all of Philadelphia

Carroll - Philadelphia Skyline Buildings

Currency

Here's what New Jersey's 'Island of Hope' quarter looks like

Miss America

Miss America pageant is 'the original reality TV show,' says author

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Autism

'Provocative' CHOP study identifies new potential risk factor for autism

History

Vision 2020 to host women's history scavenger hunt on National Women’s Equality Day

Politics

Charles Barkley: 'I'm not going to waste my time' with Confederate statues

Theater

What is Philly's first theater?

History

There's a Jersey Shore in Pennsylvania, why?

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