At issue are 48 mature trees, which the Fairmount Park Conservancy proposes cutting down to make way for athletic fields.
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About half of those injured in the Kansas City Super Bowl parade shooting were children. Some parents now think twice about bringing kids to big, crowded events.
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The couple, from Reading and St. Lucia, wed at a Valentine's Day celebration in LOVE Park.
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The long-discussed plans to reimagine the Benjamin Franklin Parkway moving ever-so-slightly forward.
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“Boardwalk entertainers” will only be permitted to perform within two “designated entertainment zones” between May 1 and October 31.
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Advocates are encouraged by the new mayor’s early plans to clean up the city. But some are skeptical about her pick to lead the efforts.
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“Everyone who jumps will help raise the funds,” Parks and Rec Commissioner Orlando Rendon said. “We need to offer many tropical getaways amid the urban landscape.”
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A Delco playground, a park and a trail will each be getting an allotment of the funding via the state’s Greenways, Trails, and Recreation Program.
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Township officials are weighing four potential plans to address aging buildings and infrastructure. Residents have varying opinions on the undertaking.
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Alvin Pettit’s statue design, “A Higher Power: The Call of a Freedom Fighter,” was selected from five finalists in a year-long process.
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Tribal leaders had envisioned an exhibit for the plaza that would highlight the culture, history, traditions and perceptions of the Native Americans who had lived there.
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A $26 million project is set to add 275 acres to White Clay Creek State Park in a strategic three-phase expansion.
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No changes to the William Penn statue are planned, according to park authorities.
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This spring, visitors to Wharton State Forest with mobility impairments will be able to experience the great outdoors like never before.
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