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Store Profile: Philly Aids Thrift
Where else can you find Mr. Rogers on vinyl, sky blue corduroy skinny jeans, a vintage first aid manual, a Star Wars chess set and help for those diagnosed with AIDS in one location? All can be found at Philly AIDS Thrift, the quirky result of four Philadelphians' passion to help those diagnosed with HIV or AIDS.
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Fri Jun 27, 2014
[Updated] Jarnell Stokes thrilled to land with Memphis; Jordan McRae to Philadelphia after trade
Tennessee forward Jarnell Stokes goes up for a slam dunk during the second half against Vanderbilt at the Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville on Saturday, March 1, 2014.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
University City Review
South Street's Triangles the result of community effort and collaboration
The Triangles at South Street, which intersect with 23rd and Gray's Ferry Ave, have become a bustling public space.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Rape Suspect May Have Exposed Himself to Another Woman
Philadelphia Police are looking into claims that Milton Garcia exposed himself to a woman an hour before investigators say he raped a doctor.
Young Philadelphians Revisit the 1964 'Freedom Summer' in Mississippi
Youth activists from Philadelphia are joining their counterparts from around the country in Jackson, Miss., this week for the 50th anniversary of what has become known as the "Freedom Summer" of 1964, when three young civil rights workers were killed during a voting drive.
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam File photo/Helen Comer/DNJ
It is a line I have used to open speeches on the lecture circuit for years and it never fails to... Gov. Bill Haslam says he supports making the 12-hour 'cooling off' period in domestic violence cases mandatory after a prominent Nashville contractor was arrested on charges of assaulting his girlfriend twice in a single day .
Haslam backs 12-hour wait in domestic violence cases
Gov. Bill Haslam says he supports making the 12-hour "cooling off" period in domestic violence cases mandatory after a prominent Nashville contractor was arrested on charges of assaulting his girlfriend twice in a single day.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
the Results are in: 88% of Philadelphians Say Philly Pride Needs a Makeover
Earlier this week, we shared community feedback on our recent Philly Pride coverage , including a response from Pride organizer Franny Price.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Kate Gosselin: If I Didn't Need to Support My Family, "You'd Never Hear From Us Again"
But the divorced mother of eight insists that she's doing just that by allowing cameras back into her and her family's life.
Jaguars release Babin
The 11-year veteran led the Jaguars with 7 1/2 sacks last season and had just re-signed with the team in March after voiding the final two years of his previous deal only three days earlier.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Return of Eakins's The Gross Clinic highlights American galleries reinstallation
Portrait of Dr. Samuel D. Gross , 1875. Thomas Eakins, American, 1844 - 1916. Oil on canvas, 8 feet x 6 feet 6 inches .
Fairfield Glade Vista
Fairfield Glade Fire Department in need of firefighters
By HOWARD ROBB Glade Fire Chief For The Vista The first volunteer fire department was organized in Philadelphia by Benjamin Franklin, in 1736.
Host the 2016 Democratic Convention? Philly, get your goddamn priorities straight
Last night, instead of investing in my future - aka this morning - I decided to hang out with my friends.
Hey, liberal activists-try arguing basic morality instead of wonky bullshit
It was a week before the May 20 primary election, and community groups around the city already had something to celebrate.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
21 Ways to Tell That You're NOT From Philly
Whether it's how we talk, what we eat, where we hangout, or how we get there, people in Philly are known to do things a little differently.