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Cork & Candles scent bar expands to University City, its third location in the Philly area

university city cork candles


Patient actors at Thomas Jefferson University who unionized this year hold rally for new contract

Jefferson standardized patients union rally


City employees expected in the office Monday after judge denies injunction on mayor's policy

Return to office hearing


Mayor Cherelle Parker stands firm on return-to-office policy as union's lawsuit to block it heads to court

Cherelle Parker return to work update


Seniors protest Wells Fargo's investment in fossil fuels outside Center City branch

Seniors climate protest


Howl at the Moon, Down Nightclub in Center City abruptly close

Howl at the moon


New LED lights can illuminate City Hall in an array of colors

City Hall color lights


Ice Cream Festival returns to Reading Terminal Market in July

Ice Cream Festival

Arts & Culture

Mural in Washington Square West will stay despite one disgruntled neighbor's complaints

Mural Arts Philadelphia


Curtis Jones exits Thursday's City Council meeting after resident's statement about Gaza is interrupted

Curtis Jones leaves


Motorcyclist sentenced to 1-4 years in prison for smashing woman's windshield and assaulting her near City Hall

Cody Heron Sentenced


Three people injured in shooting in Center City, police say

center city shooting


Woman dies after falling onto tracks of Broad Street Line

Woman falls onto Broad Street Line tracks

Arts & Culture

Author Emma Copley Eisenberg to discuss LGBTQ+ novel at the Free Library

Free Library Emma Copely Eisenberg

Food & Drink

Vita to open Italian restaurant connected to its gelato shop in Rittenhouse

Rittenhouse Vita Restaurant

Food & Drink

The Elephant, an espresso martini bar, opens in Center City

Espresso martini bar


WeWork to keep its Center City locations open as it exits bankruptcy

WeWork Philly Bankruptcy


Center City landlord settles for $6 million with woman sexually assaulted at office

Center City Landlord


Pedestrian fatally struck during multi-car crash on I-676

I-676 Closure Crash

Food & Drink

Family recipes are heirlooms. Learn ways to preserve them like historical documents at the Free Library.

Free Library recipes


Reading Terminal Market saves 30 tons of scraps in a month for composting pilot

Reading Terminal composting


Outdoor dining in Center City now exceeds pre-pandemic levels

Outdoor dining Center City


Rittenhouse Row Spring Festival returns with a block party in Center City

Rittenhouse Row party

Arts & Culture

Street artist's commentary on school shootings lives short life in Center City

Philly street art


2024 Broad Street Run: Course details, road closures, SEPTA detours and everything else you need to know

Broad Street Run


Dilworth Park to offer free workout classes every Tuesday

dilworth park fitness class

Food & Drink

Center City Sips is ready to start 20th year of discounted drinks, appetizers on Wednesdays in Philly

Center City Sips


Two Express stores in Center City among locations in region slated to close as part of bankruptcy plan

Express Philly Closing

Food & Drink

Wm. Mulherin's Sons opens second pizzeria in Center City

Mulherin's Pizzeria


Dilworth Park's roller rink reopens Friday

Dilworth Park Roller Rink


Woman charged in stabbings of 24-year-old, 1-year-old in Center City, police say

center city stabbings


A theater company known for Dungeons & Dragons improv comedy finds a permanent home

SideQuest Theater co-founders seats


Made In America Festival canceled for the second year in a row

Made in america canceled


More than 50 arrests made after demonstration shuts down portion of I-676, police say

interstate 676 traffic protest


Teenager charged for January SEPTA shooting released amid video evidence

15th Street Station Zaire Wilson shooting charges dropped

Food & Drink

Center City Pretzel Co. ready to reopen 18 months after it caught fire, owner says

Center City Pretzel Reopening


'Fabulous, irreverent, campy' Black-Tie GayBINGO returns April 6 in Center City

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Arts & Culture

Mütter Museum to hold free open houses as part of ethical review of its exhibits

Mutter Museum Open Houses


Volvér, Jose Garces' Kimmel Center restaurant, to close this summer

Volver Garces Closing

Health News

Jefferson Health completes construction of 19-story Honickman Center

Jefferson Honickman Center


Chinatown Stitch project to cap Vine Street Expressway gains $158 million in funding

Chinatown Stitch Funding


Broadway's 'Beautiful: The Carole King Musical' returns to Philly

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