Billy Penn at WHYY is a local news team that informs and entertains people living in Philadelphia, the greatest city in the world.
Our reader-powered nonprofit newsroom covers everything Philly, from breaking news to urban life to food and fun. Through original reporting, curation and (virtual) events, we try to help our local community learn from and connect with one another.
Instead of your standard news site, we’re more like a friend who happens to be really knowledgeable about the city. Founded in 2014 as a startup, we joined the region’s NPR/PBS public media affiliate in 2019.
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