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Rizzo statue to move in 2 to 3 years, Kenney says

WHYY story by Tom MacDonald

WSFS to acquire Philadelphia’s Beneficial Bancorp in $1.5 billion deal

Delaware Business Now via WHYY

Birds fans fill the stands for Super Bowl champion Eagles’ first open practice

WHYY story by Shai Ben-Yaacov

NJ Transit to halt Atlantic City line for four months during safety upgrade


Encyclopedia’s Expert on Root Beer History Featured in Segment on 6ABC

The author of our essay about root beer, Theresa Altieri Taplin, has been interviewed for a segment on 6ABC about a new root beer float offered by Bassett's Ice Cream at the Reading Terminal Market. Watch the segment here, and prepare to be hungry!

Trenton-Mercer airport expansion plans worry neighbors in Pa. and N.J.

WHYY story by Maya Aphornsuvan

Kenney ends Philly police data-sharing deal with ICE to protect immigrants


Got at least $40K? You could bid on historic copy of Franklin’s ‘Join or Die’ cartoon

WHYY story by Tom MacDonald

St. Katharine Drexel’s tomb moving to Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul

WHYY story by Sara Hoover

Philly mayor, Jay-Z’s Roc Nation agree to keep Made in America on Parkway


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