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Fishing Fest Registration Closes Today

Tuesday, September 4, 2012  |  webmaster

Don't let the deadline to register for the 2012 Philly Fun Fishing Fest "bass" you by—today is the last day to sign up for the free event on Saturday, September 8 on the Schuylkill Banks from 7-11 a.m....

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Free Movie Night!

Monday, August 13, 2012  |  PaulF

Mark your calendars for the upcoming Cobbs Creek free movie night featuring The Lorax....

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Literally, Breaking News

Tuesday, August 7, 2012  |  PaulF

Pipes, mains, lines – these water infrastructure words have been a hot topic in the Philadelphia news the past few weeks....

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Monday, July 9: PWD Rates Hearing

Friday, July 6, 2012  |  MFritch

The Philadelphia Water Department recently announced its proposal to seek rate changes, beginning October 1, 2012 to maintain the City’s top-quality drinking water distribution, alleviate flooding, meet regulatory requirements and improve the quality of local rivers and streams....

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The Clean Water Bargain: Our Two Cents

Tuesday, June 19, 2012  |  MFritch

As we mentioned in our previous post comparing Philadelphia Water Department rates to those of neighboring utilities, the average Philadelphian uses about 600 cubic feet or almost 4,500 gallons....

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Saturday: Northern Liberties Spokesdog Competition

Thursday, June 7, 2012  |  MFritch

It's like awards season for dogs: Last weekend, Queen Village crowned Joey Bag-o-Donuts as its ambassadog, and this weekend, Northern Liberties will hold its judging and awards ceremony on Saturday, June 9 at 3:00 p.m. at Liberty Lands....

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