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Trocadero Theatre

PHOTOS: 100 years of the Trocadero Theatre

Historic Trocadero Photos

St. Patrick's Day

Dating back to the 1950s, these photos show Philadelphia celebrating St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day in Philadelphia - Historic Images

History

Five new Pa. historical markers approved for Philadelphia

Carroll - Broad Street Station Historical Marker

Development

Apartments headed to South Street on former Royal Theater lot

scaffolding royal theater

Investigations

Reward up to $30,000 in search for Harrisburg museum’s stolen Civil War gun

Harrisburg Stolen Civil War Rifle

Opinion

Philadelphia Korean-American Day: Honoring a pioneer who fought for independence

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History

Watch this 92-year-old Packard sedan leave an abandoned Philadelphia factory after 40 years

Old Packard car in Germantown

Historic Philadelphia

PHOTOS: Then and now, Chinatown Philadelphia

02 Carroll - Chinatown Then / Now Lead

Politics

New Jersey is second state to require public schools to teach LGBTQ history

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Museums

National Constitution Center to house permanent exhibit on Civil War

National Constitution Center

Books

A Dickens of a celebration

Carroll - Dickens Sculpture

History

244-year-old Philly newspaper, found at New Jersey Goodwill, headed to Old City

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Fire

Two-alarm fire damages historic Manayunk warehouse

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History

30 years ago, man stole a SEPTA bus and took it on a wild ride

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History

Shipwreck from 19th century washes ashore on Stone Harbor beach

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History

Museum honoring Harriet Tubman's life and legacy headed for Cape May

harriet tubman portrait

Holiday

Christmas Day, watch a reenactment of when Washington crossed the Delaware

Washington Crossing

Fitness

Score a discount on registration for 2019 Valley Forge Revolutionary 5-Mile Run

Stock_Carroll - Valley Forge National Park

Real Estate

One of the 32 historic homes on Elfreth's Alley just went on the market

Elfreth's Alley

Odd News

This 170-year-old listicle details the best and worst Philadelphia brothels

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Historic Philadelphia

PHOTOS: Then and now, Philadelphia during the holidays

Carroll - Then and Now Philadelphia Holidays

Food & Drink

Celebrate your right to booze with these Repeal Day specials

Boo Hoo Hoff from Art in the Age for Repeal Day 2018

Politics

Here's what to expect for the funeral services of President George H. W. Bush

George H.W. Bush

History

Listen to this audio history of JFK’s last day from a South Jersey history buff

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Politicians

Frank Rizzo's estate is for sale and it starts on Black Friday

rizzo estate sale

Odd News

244-year-old Philadelphia newspaper discovered at New Jersey Goodwill store

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History

Library of Congress' new National Screening Room debuts: Here's 5 clips from Pennsylvania, New Jersey

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Memorials

New Holocaust memorial on Ben Franklin Parkway opens next week

holocaust plaza plan

Museums

What to expect at the Franklin Institute's new 'Vikings: Beyond the Legend'

Carroll - Vikings exhibit at Franklin Institute

Development

Franklin Square's 180-year-old fountain is getting update with music, LED lights and dancing water

franklin fountain music light show

Protests

Bryn Mawr students protest for removal of former president's name from campus buildings

Carroll - Bryn Mawr College

Illness

In 1918, Philadelphia was in 'the grippe' of misery and suffering

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Arts & Culture

Art meets history in African American Museum's new exhibition 'Cotton'

African American Museum in Philadelphia

Phillies

You can buy this turnstile from Connie Mack Stadium for $3,750, if you’d like

Connie Mack turnstile for sale

Museums

What it takes to restore an 80-year-old diorama at the Academy of Natural Sciences

Carroll - Dioramas at the Academy of Natural Sciences

Halloween

One Liberty Observation Deck gets in the Halloween spirit with new 'Twilight Tours'

Carroll - One Liberty Place

Movies

Cast members revealed for Harriet Tubman biopic, including 'Hamilton' star Leslie Odom, Jr.

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Infrastructure

Northeast Philly bridge, oldest in United States, reopens after months of repairs

Frankford Avenue Bridge

Business

How a Philly native came to open the smallest bar in Arizona

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Politics

Happy midterms! Here's a rundown of the best political zingers in history

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History

What is Labor Day? How the working holiday came to be

Labor Day

Arts & Culture

Opera on the Mall is happening, free tickets available

"We Shall Not Be Moved" opera

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