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Brandywine Expects to Start on Schuylkill Yards in 2018

Schuylkill Yards will be developed in six phases over a 20-year period, beginning in 2018. »

Crews to Clean Almost 90K Gallon Oil Spill: Shell

Shell says crews are preparing to clean up an oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico after about 88,200 gallons of oil were released from a flow line about 90 miles off the coast of Louisiana. Shell says five... »

Philly is Part of Group Awarding $532K Bike Share Grant

Philadelphia, a leading member of the Better Bike Share Partnership, has joined in awarding a $532,000 grant to nine cities across the country for more equitable bike sharing. »

Comcast Donates $105K to Philadelphia Parks and Rec

Comcast is chipping in to buy 3-D printers for some of Philadelphia's recreation centers. »

$200M Cherry Hill Hospital Renovation

Kennedy Health System is hosting a topping off ceremony Monday for the first phase of its $200 million renovation of Kennedy University Hospital-Cherry Hill. »

Low-Cost Internet Essentials for Seniors

Comcast has launched a pilot program of its low-cost Internet Essentials program for low-income Philadelphia senior citizens. »

No Zoning Vote Yet on Blatstein's South Broad Project

Herky-jerky is one way to describe the Zoning Board's decision making on Bart Blatstein's proposed 32-story South Broad Street development. »

Saxbys' Lemon Bash for Alex's Lemonade

Saxbys Coffee and My City Gives on Wednesday presented Lemon Bash, a carnival-themed benefit (think stilt walkers and unicyclists) in order to raise funds for Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation. »

Macy's Forecast Cut Ignites Retail Worries

Macy's reported disappointing quarterly sales Wednesday and slashed its full-year forecast, underscoring a slump in apparel demand at U.S. department stores, NBC News reported. The bleak start to 2016... »

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SpaceX Postpones Rocket Launch, Attempted Landing

SpaceX Postpones Rocket Launch, Attempted Landing

SpaceX postponed the satellite launch of a rocket that would attempt to land on a ship at sea for a third time Thursday, NBC News reported. The launch was postponed until Friday, because of a “tiny glitch...

Solar-Powered Airplane Lands in Pennsylvania

Solar-Powered Airplane Lands in Pennsylvania

A solar-powered airplane has landed in Pennsylvania, about 17 hours after it took off from the Ohio hometown of America aviation pioneers Wilbur and Orville Wright.

Firefighters' Drone Use Grows, But Not Without Controversy

Firefighters' Drone Use Grows, But Not Without Controversy

As firefighters braved the smoke and flames from the ground and rooftops, a small object soared above their heads Wednesday morning, trying to assist their efforts as a five-alarm fire ripped through a...

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