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Philadelphia

03/13/19 3:40pm
The study ranked Los Angeles first place of the 30 major metropolitan areas surveyed. Pittsburgh was No. 13, Washington D.C. was No. 20, and New York was No. 23.
03/11/19 9:05pm
A bill introduced by Pennsylvania state representatives in late February signals the movement toward statewide legalization of electronic scooters. 
02/26/19 7:50pm
La Salle administrators say they hope the move will improve mental health and increase appeal for prospective students.
02/18/19 11:34pm
If passed, the amendment will replace the words "councilman" to "councilmember," "councilmen" to "councilmembers," and "councilmanic" to "council."
02/14/19 10:04pm
A new study predicts that by 2080, Philadelphia's winters will be 9.1 degrees Fahrenheit warmer and 41.1 percent wetter.
02/13/19 9:54pm
The map, released Feb. 11, updates every 30 minutes and contains a feature that allows users to view the street closure permits associated with a particular intersection or address.
02/12/19 10:00pm
The plan will focus on four key strategies called "Diagnose, Treat, Protect, and Respond" and will also fund both new and existing programs.
02/12/19 3:24am
1989 College graduate Juliane Dressner returned to her alma mater to air her feature-length documentary on this national issue  — and caught the attention of the Philadelphia City Council.
02/10/19 9:54pm
Rev. Steven Marinucci worked at St. Agatha-St. James Church, located on Penn's campus, from 2001 to 2010.
02/10/19 6:42pm
In June 2018, the museum suspended operations because of decreased financial support from the city.
01/28/19 11:25pm
Penn Beauty will partner with Teen Health Week, a week-long program that promotes mental and physical wellness among teens.
01/24/19 5:16pm
To receive care, federal workers must bring identification to show their employment, as well as a zero-dollar pay stub. 
01/23/19 5:41pm
The Online Farmers Market said they tried to choose "more permanent markets that have stood the test of time, and are open to the public almost every day." 
01/23/19 1:58am
Loftus plans to submit nominations for other properties and entire blocks of some West Philadelphia streets.
01/18/19 1:41am
Activists and housing developers brought up Penn as a possible collaborator in the future.
01/17/19 1:23am
At around 11:30 a.m., students reported that Philadelphia Police blocked off the Quad. The Philadelphia Police also temporarily shut down the 3600 block of Spruce street.
01/14/19 11:39pm
Giant Heirloom Market, a new gourmet grocery brand, is set to open on 34th and Chestnut streets near Domus Apartments.
12/13/18 3:26pm
Harvest closed indefinitely after a fire in January 2017 to repair damage to the building, but four months later officials announced it would not reopen.
12/02/18 6:33pm
Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New York, Houston, St. Louis, Atlanta, and Miami preceded Philadelphia on the list, with Chicago and Orlando following.
11/19/18 5:53pm
The bond will be used to support infrastructure improvements throughout Philadelphia, including street repavement, maintenance of the Schuylkill River, and various improvements to Penn’s Landing.