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Hooked on Philly Fish Fest

August 16, 2010

The lower Schuylkill River has a few surprises under its tidal surface. Best known for its river boat and kayak tours, and a host of seasonal regattas, the Schuylkill is home to more than 40 fish species including catfish, carp and perch—all ready to go hook, line and sinker.

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Cherelle and Ben’s diamond wedding

August 8, 2010

Headlined as “A Celebration of Love Uniting,” the wedding of Cherelle Lesley Parker and Benjamin Perry Mullins, Jr. was the showcase event of the 2010 social calendar.

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Mayor Nutter congratulates Workready Philadelphia interns

August 8, 2010

Last week, Mayor Michael A. Nutter congratulated seven interns who are working at Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) during a six-week, employer-paid internship through the WorkReady Philadelphia summer program. The high school interns are acquiring professional experience in various PGW departments…

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“A Tribute to Samuel Staten, Sr.” raises over $200K for charity

August 1, 2010

Governor Ed Rendell, Mayor Michael Nutter, Congressman Joe Sestak, former Mayor John Street , Rep. Louise Williams Bishop, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Dan Onorato and many other political, labor and civic leaders attended a retirement dinner for long time labor leader Samuel Staten, Sr. at…

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