Presley died in August 1977; this performance, from The Final Curtain box set, was recorded on May 28.
Party on, Philadelphia? The Health Department knows people aren’t going to stop gathering, so there’s an online application to help make it safer.
$10M land buyback plan; Philly teen gun violence survey; Solutions for Clark Park vendors | Morning roundup
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Philly has quite the reputation when it comes to personal injury lawsuits.
National voices say Pennsylvania’s next executive could wield great influence over the 2024 presidential election, and the country’s future.
Brooklyn Bowl hosts the first local edition of the touring “Forever Selena” event commemorating the late Tejano singer.
El Brooklyn Bowl presenta la primera edición local de la gira “Forever Selena” que conmemora a la difunta cantante tejana.
It measures four key markers: job growth, small business growth, wage growth, and poverty reduction.
Anxious Clark Park vendors are hoping for city solutions, like single-day permits or relaxed requirements
Councilmember Jamie Gauthier said she’ll be “working with stakeholders” on a resolution.
Youth homeless undercount; Faster pothole fixes with new crew; Schools reinstate mask mandate | Morning roundup
Italian Market grease pole competition in photos 🎏
Philadelphia’s $10 million buyback plan could save hundreds of community gardens and lots from sheriff’s sale
Councilmember Brooks’ “Restore Community Land” plan would address bank-owned properties from a failed bond deal from 1997.
The curb ramp repair crew has the potential to save the city millions in contractor costs.
New library for Port Richmond school; Bluecoat gin is sold; Make PHL Airport autonomous? | Morning roundup
Philly has another Jeopardy champion 📺
Heat didn’t stop people from attempting to climb the fabled 30-foot tower of slick.
Can Philly count? Advocates say hundreds more young people are experiencing homelessness than the city will acknowledge
Eighteen to 24-year-olds often “couch surf” if they can, and generally avoid agency services.
Get ready for a recount; Italian Market Festival returns; Ice cream for record-breaking heat | Sunday roundup
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10 top picks from the giant block party in South Philly.
You can try it at the Italian Market Festival this weekend.
Kensington’s New Liberty Distillery acquired a Bucks County boozemaker, and the deal could change the craft spirits landscape
Meanwhile, Bluecoat gin is now owned by a whiskey-maker in Kentucky.
One was a professor, while the other was related to Ben Franklin.
Scoops, soft serve and gelato: A guide to cooling down on a hot day.