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January 15, 2015

Video Interlude: Center City’s Rosa’s Fresh Pizza Featured On The Ellen Degeneres Show For It’s $1 Pay-It-Forward Slices

Video Interlude: Center City's Rosa's Fresh Pizza Featured On The Ellen Degeneres Show For It’s $1 Pay-It-Forward Slices

Rosa’s Fresh Pizza in Center City has been selling $1 slices since the pizza spot opened at the end of 2013. In addition to selling $1 slices, the pizza place is known for its customers who “buy forward” by purchasing a slice of pizza in advance for the next homeless person who comes into the […]

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January 9, 2015

Video Interlude: A Brand New Philly Video For 2015

There’s no doubt that Philadelphia is a 21st-century city. People come here to experience art, music, history, food, beer, shopping, festivals and sports. Any day, every day, it’s all happening right here in Philadelphia. To kick off the first full week of 2015, we’re sharing this new video, which uses stunning drone footage and an […]

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December 25, 2014

Festive Video Interlude: Happy Holidays, Philadelphia!

Merry Christmas, Philly! In the spirit of the season, this 90-second video shows off lights, snow and holiday traditions both old and new in the City of Brotherly Love and beyond. From the twinkling lights of Boathouse Row on the Schuylkill River all the way to South 13th Street in South Philly, the entire city […]

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October 22, 2014

Mo’ne Davis Stars In Touching New Commercial That Debuted During Last Night’s World Series Game; Watch The Full Spike Lee-Directed Documentary

Mo'ne Davis Stars In Touching New Commercial That Debuted During Last Night's World Series Game; Watch The Full Spike Lee-Directed Documentary

Mo’ne Davis won over the hearts of Philadelphia this summer when she and the Taney Dragons made an amazing run in the 2014 Little League World Series. Well, prepare for her to win over your heart all over again with this awesome and empowering new commercial she stars in for Chevrolet. The Spike Lee-directed ad […]

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September 8, 2014

Video Interlude: Announcing The Winning Photo Of The Phillyosophy Billboard Photo Contest, To Be Seen On A Billboard On I-95

Video Interlude: Announcing The Winning Photo Of The Phillyosophy Billboard Photo Contest, To Be Seen On A Billboard On I-95

After a month-long process, the winning photo for the VISIT PHILADELPHIA™ Phillyosophy Contest photo has been chosen and will appear on an I-95 billboard in the fall. The contest gave locals and visitors the chance to not only show off Philadelphia, but also the chance to be featured on an I-95 billboard and receive a […]

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August 11, 2014

Video Interlude: CBS News Profiles The Philadelphia Zoo’s Groundbreaking New Overhead Animal Trail System

These days, things are getting pretty wild at the Philadelphia Zoo. For the past four years, the zoo has been rapidly developing the first campus-wide animal trail system of its kind in the entire world: Zoo360. This summer, the expansion program’s most recent phase, Big Cat Crossing, debuted to oohs, ahhs, and now, to terrific […]

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June 19, 2014

Video Interlude: The Philadelphia Zoo’s First-Ever Black-Footed Kittens Make Their Public Debut

Video Interlude: The Philadelphia Zoo's First-Ever Black-Footed Kittens Make Their Public Debut

  Major cute alert! The Philadelphia Zoo is now home to three black-footed cat kittens named Drogon, Rhaegal and Viserion — Game of Thrones fans, you might recognize those names. Housed within the Carnivore Kingdom at The Zoo, the kittens were born in April and are the first black-footed cat kittens ever to be born […]

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May 21, 2014

Video Interlude: The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart Goes On Epic Rant Against Philadelphia And Philly Cheesesteaks

  Here in Philadelphia, we take our cheesesteaks seriously. So when Jon Stewart went on an epic tirade against Philadelphia and our beloved sandwich on The Daily Show last night, we took notice. The hilarious host of Comedy Central’s The Daily Show reamed out Philly in response to Philadelphia Phillies’ coach Ryne Sandberg making news […]

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May 5, 2014

Video Interlude: Surprise South Street Flash-Mob Marriage Proposal One Of Many Highlights From An Epic Day Of Spring Festivals On Saturday

  This past Saturday, May 3 was a heckuva festival day. We’re still reeling from the glorious weather and the stupendous street festivals that had the entire city of Philadelphia buzzing with alfresco good times. The day we dubbed “Super Spring Saturday” was a categorical crowd-pleaser, with more than a dozen festivals hitting high notes […]

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February 2, 2014

Super Bowl Video Interlude: The Philly Cheesesteak Shuffle

Super Bowl Video Interlude: The Philly Cheesesteak Shuffle

Geico made a Super Bowl ad and it featured Pat’s and Geno’s and Philadelphia’s beloved cheesesteak sandwich prominently.   Maybe not the best commercial we’ve ever seen, but we like it. And Pat’s and Geno’s are both looking really good. We may even have to add the Cheesesteak Shuffle to Philadelphia’s Sandwich Hall of Fame […]

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