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Father Judge play about duckling tackles real world issues

Father Judge play about duckling tackles real world issues | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it

With Easter Sunday less than a week away, Father Judge High Schoolpicked the right time to host its annual spring musical.

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Comedy Cabaret helps aspiring comics spread their wings

Comedy Cabaret helps aspiring comics spread their wings | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it

The Comedy Cabaret has been serving up laughs in the Northeast since the ’80s and helping aspiring comics get their feet wet.

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Stein Florist trades horse and buggy for YouTube

Stein Florist trades horse and buggy for YouTube | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it

In 1887, the Stein family delivered flowers throughout Philadelphia via horse and buggy.

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Backyard chickens and effort to legalize them unite residents across the city

Backyard chickens and effort to legalize them unite residents across the city | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it

This story is the first of two about backyard chickens in Philadelphia and the effort to legalize them. It’s done in partnership with Philadelphia Neighborhoods and NewsWorks. Read part two here.

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Franklin Towne Charter girls basketball team advances in Public League playoffs

Franklin Towne Charter girls basketball team advances in Public League playoffs | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it

The Franklin Towne Charter girls basketball team defeated Dobbins Technical High School 43-25 Friday in the first round of the Philadelphia Public League Playoffs.

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At methadone clinic hearing, balance sought between treatment and neighborhoods' wishes

At methadone clinic hearing, balance sought between treatment and neighborhoods' wishes | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
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Keepin' It Local: Alternative currency circulates in Kensington

Keepin' It Local: Alternative currency circulates in Kensington | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
As part of their reporting for Philadelphia Neighborhoods and PlanPhilly, Sara Khan and Diana Cooper checked in on South Kensington's Keepin' It Local Day…
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Una diseñadora colombiana con raíces en Filadelfia - Latino News and Opinion - pontealdia.com

Breaking News en Español + Opinión
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South Kensington Block Deals with Rodents, Vacancy and Broken Sidewalks

South Kensington Block Deals with Rodents, Vacancy and Broken Sidewalks | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
Residents of the 1800 block of North 4th Street, between Berks and North Cadwallader streets, talked about the quality of life on their block…
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Grad-Ho homeowners question accuracy of new tax assessments

Grad-Ho homeowners question accuracy of new tax assessments | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
A range of seeming discrepancies are leading some residents in this rapidly gentrifying neighborhood to suspect that the city is really using AVI as a way to raise taxes.
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Colombia hits the runway at Philadelphia Fashion Week - Latino News and Opinion - pontealdia.com

Colombia hits the runway at Philadelphia Fashion Week - Latino News and Opinion - pontealdia.com | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
Lili Daliessio, a Colombian designer, presented her Spring/Summer 2013 collection during Philadelphia Fashion Week.
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Un tesoro de dónde sacar palabras - Latino News and Opinion - pontealdia.com

Un tesoro de dónde sacar palabras - Latino News and Opinion - pontealdia.com | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
Eduardo Halfon leyó un pasaje de su libro, “El boxeador polaco” (The Polish Boxer) ante una pequeña audiencia reunida en la pintoresca librería Kelly Writers House en el campus de la Universidad de Pensilvania.
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EdTech community seeks partnership in Northeast Corridor [VIDEO]

EdTech community seeks partnership in Northeast Corridor [VIDEO] | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
By connecting teachers, entrepreneurs and technologists, Philadelphia is pulling together the pieces of an early edtech community. And through collaboration with peers in New York, Washington D.C. ...
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Frankford Transportation Center could become community hub with help from Planning Commission

Frankford Transportation Center could become community hub with help from Planning Commission | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it

In 1961, Jane Jacobs wrote The Death and Life of Great American Cities, in which she proposed supporting neighborhoods’ use of community-based initiatives. Fast-forward 50 years, and urban planners are taking her observations into serious consideration, as evidenced by the city’s comprehensive plan,  Philadelphia2035, to play up individual neighborhoods’ strengths and improve upon their obstacles to connectivity and access.

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Mayfair's goal: Do one thing a month to keep people involved

Mayfair's goal: Do one thing a month to keep people involved | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it

Mayfair is creating its own niche in the Northeast by implementing ideas to try to keep the community fresh. From the third annual Easter Egg Hunt to the farmers market and its Third Thursday Arts Initiative, Mayfair wants to stand out from the rest.

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From Northeast to Northwest, the effort to legalize backyard chickens [part 2]

From Northeast to Northwest, the effort to legalize backyard chickens [part 2] | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it

This story is the second of two about backyard chickens in Philadelphia and the effort to legalize them. It’s done in partnership with Philadelphia Neighborhoods and NewsWorks. Read part one here.

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Parkwood community garden a go, volunteers sought

Parkwood community garden a go, volunteers sought | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it

A community garden is in the process of becoming a reality for Parkwood residents.

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Methadone clinic hearing had 'misinformation,' treatment advocates say

Methadone clinic hearing had 'misinformation,' treatment advocates say | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
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Ryan students video conference with former MLB pitcher for book program

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G-Town Radio host brings musical 'knife fights' to Monday nights — NewsWorks

G-Town Radio host brings musical 'knife fights' to Monday nights — NewsWorks | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
Reade McCardell radio host at G Town Radio has presided over a show called FEWSH since his start in Germantown six years ago McCardell who worked at WXOU Radio in Michigan prior to his arrival
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2013 Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival is all about the strawberries — NewsWorks

2013 Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival is all about the strawberries — NewsWorks | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
Last year it was apples This year it s strawberries Jumping from one small red fruit to another the Manayunk StrEAT Food Festival takes on its theme of strawberries on Saturday April 13 from 11 a m
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Germantown church, residents prepare for life without soon-to-close educational neighbors [video] — NewsWorks

Germantown church, residents prepare for life without soon-to-close educational neighbors [video] — NewsWorks | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
Located at 47 E Haines St the Janes Memorial United Methodist Church will soon see neighboring Germantown High and Robert Fulton Elementary schools close their doors for good Nicknamed Janes the
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A new push to clean up Germantown and Chelten Ave. business district

A new push to clean up Germantown and Chelten Ave. business district | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
The Germantown Special Services District has developed a plan for the business corridor to build upon the Philadelphia Planning Commission's proposed improvements.
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Abarroterías de Philly buscan proveer comida más saludable - Latino News and Opinion - pontealdia.com

Abarroterías de Philly buscan proveer comida más saludable - Latino News and Opinion - pontealdia.com | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it
Las tiendas de abarrotes de Filadelfia se vuelven saludables gracias a los esfuerzos del Food Trust y su iniciativa “Healthy Corner Store”.
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Backyard chickens and effort to legalize them unite residents across the city

Backyard chickens and effort to legalize them unite residents across the city | Temple University Department of Journalism Student Work | Scoop.it

This story is the first of two about backyard chickens in Philadelphia and the effort to legalize them. It’s done in partnership with Philadelphia Neighborhoods and NewsWorks.

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