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Kathy Matheson
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Teamed up with a colleague in Boston to produce this video on the new rooftop garden at Fenway Park. Forget about peanuts and Cracker Jacks!  #RedSox   #urbanfarming  
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No more frozen custard at Rita's – it's now soft-serve ice cream. All because of bird flu and the egg shortage. #food  
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The latest casualty of bird flu? Frozen custard. The summer treat made with eggs is being pulled from Rita's stores across the country due to an egg shortage and has been replaced by soft-serve ice…
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Teenage soccer players and coaches in New Jersey who have trained with Carli Lloyd are really excited for Sunday's game! #worldcup  
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Here's the story on floating to go with the video. 
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Allen Hughes said the concept of floatation therapy took a long time to sink in. The management consultant, a self-described "high strung" type who's always looking for new ways to relieve stress, said…
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A public piano provides a type of therapy for some people in Camden, New Jersey, one of the nation’s most impoverished cities. The instrument sits out in the open, in front of City Hall.
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I've been following this fascinating story for a few years: How did dozens of 19th-century Irish immigrants die while working on a Philadelphia railroad?
Bone fragments from an Irish woman mysteriously killed while working for a Pennsylvania railroad in 1832 will be reburied in her native land this summer, historians said Tuesday. Skeletal remains of the immigrant believed to be Catherine Burns were unearthed six years ago near train tracks...
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Customers say they can’t really taste the difference since Rita’s replaced its frozen custard with soft-serve ice cream. #birdflu   #eggshortage  
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People in Carli Lloyd’s hometown of Delran, New Jersey, are basking in the glow of the World Cup. #FIFA   #USWNT   #soccer   #football  
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Bring comfy shoes! #Philadelphia   #popefrancis  
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pilgrims heading to Philadelphia to see Pope Francis will face many travel restrictions in the city and need to start looking at transportation options now — and should anticipate walking about two…
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Floating was a concept I had to see to believe. Then I had to try it. #health  
Stressed out? Need to unplug from the world? Try floating your troubles away. Floatation therapy, a practice that involves isolation tanks, is enjoying a renaissance after virtually disappearing for decades. (June 9)
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What do "Stooge" Larry Fine, basketball great Julius Erving and Pope Francis have in common? They're all the subject of murals in Philadelphia! #streetart   #publicart   #popefrancis  
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia boasts a large and colorful cast of characters painted on buildings across the city — and now Pope Francis will join the crowd. Officials announced Thursday that hundreds of residents…
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Liquid biopsies are starting to transform cancer treatment, and I recently met a patient who benefited from one. The new blood tests look for cancer DNA and spare some people from having to undergo more invasive surgical and needle biopsies. #medicine   #health  
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With a passion for all things Philly _ except cheesesteaks and overblown stories about Eagles fans throwing snowballs at Santa. 
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Los Angeles - Southampton, N.Y. - Asbury Park, N.J. - Washington, D.C. - London - Boston