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News Blog

  • 02 Aug 2021 12:15 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    It’s the second week of Eagles Training Camp, and we already have an injury to tell you about. Rookie wide-receiver DeVonta Smith is listed as week-to-week due to a knee sprain.

    Smith suffered the injury during Saturday evening’s practice at the Novacare Complex.


  • 02 Aug 2021 12:10 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    It’s time to dust off the running shoes as Philadelphia’s favorite 10-miler inches closer to its in-person return following a delay due to the pandemic.

    Organizers announced Friday that general registration for the Blue Cross Broad Street Run lottery will be open between Aug. 1 and Aug. 7, with runners being alerted to their selection status via email on Aug. 9.

    To register, runners should go to broadstreetrun.com. The registration fee is $57.


  • 23 Jul 2021 4:36 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    CCRA is closed from Monday, July 26, and will reopen on Monday, August 1.

  • 22 Jul 2021 3:14 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    Viral video shows a seagull flying into the face of a teen girl on a ride at a Jersey Shore theme park. She spoke to NBC10 about the close encounter.


  • 22 Jul 2021 3:11 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    More than one million people in Philadelphia have been vaccinated so far, the city says, but doctors and city leaders are pleading for everyone eligible to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19


  • 21 Jul 2021 4:00 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    Are you looking to broaden your horizons the next time your stomach starts to growl at you? Well, look no further because Tripadvisor has listed two Philadelphia restaurants in their Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best Awards for Restaurants.

    Two Philadelphia Restaurants Land In TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Best Of the Best Awards For Restaurants (msn.com)

  • 21 Jul 2021 12:59 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    The Philadelphia area along with South Jersey are expected to be impacted the most by Wednesday afternoon's storms.


  • 21 Jul 2021 9:40 AM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    The Phillies are charging towards the top of the NL East, but they're trailing many teams around the league in their COVID-19 vaccination rate.


  • 20 Jul 2021 4:07 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    The new site offers greater flexibility to title companies, or anyone searching water lien information for a Philadelphia property.

    You can look forward to:

    • Searching water lien information from your phone or a computer.
    • Viewing more than 10 years of water lien information instantly.
    • Relying on on-screen help or instructions to make your navigation smooth.
    Philly’s new water lien search website now live | Department of Revenue | City of Philadelphia

  • 20 Jul 2021 2:40 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    Fans of the Flyers and Sixers, at least those who sit in box seats, will notice a change when they return to the Wells Fargo Center.


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