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In Pa. coal country, debate flares over arming teachers to prevent school shootings
Nearly three hours into a special meeting about a policy that would ask some staff at the Tamaqua Area School District to carry guns, par ...
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Hailing from neighboring counties in Northeastern Pennsylvania, the two major candidates are rooted in the same challenges, but are coming up with very different solutions.
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In Luzerne County, other bellwethers of Pa., voters divided ahead of midterms
In downtown Wilkes-Barre, a man named Tom is sitting outside at a table watching CNN on his phone. He’s ...
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It’s officially fall: Philly fall Restaurant Weeks, New Jersey’s Apple Festival, and more events this week
The many Restaurant Weeks in the area this fall allow you to have a culinary adventure on the cheap.
5 years agoListen 4:51
Suburban Fringe, Tania El Khoury’s ‘ear-whispered,’ and more events this week
Taste an under-appreciated native fruit, take a stroll down Baltimore Avenue, or try one of our other picks for this week.
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The many fairs and festivals of Labor Day weekend
Celebrate the last weekend of summer with one of our picks.
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What war divided, rivers unite as Iraqis and Iraq vets share writing on friendship, plus other events this week
This weekend, Iraqis and veterans of the Iraq War will share their writing about rivers and friendship at Burholme Park, followed by a picnic and a kite-making workshop.
5 years agoListen 5:22
Welcome home Martha Graham Cracker, Philly’s beloved drag queen, plus 9 more events this week
Philly's First Lady of Drag makes her triumphant return home this week.
5 years agoListen 5:23
10 things to do this week: Philly Free Streets, the Barnes Jawn(t), Germantown’s Great Road Festival, and more
A festival on Broad Street with no cars allowed and a bookbinding workshop are two of this week's highlights.
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Dr. Barnes is from outer space — and other fibs on tour at the Barnes collection
Did you know that the founder of the Barnes collection collaborated with Janelle Monae? Or did he?
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Blackstar Film Festival, in its seventh year, keeps expanding the mainstream
The festival showcases films that may be difficult to find in mainstream theaters.
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Cape May Crab Festival, inclusive play, and Deco on the Delaware: Your plans 8/2 – 8/8, 2018
This week, a slate of events is specially geared toward children on the autism spectrum.
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