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Center City Phila. leisure room-nights increased 3% in 2009

March 27, 2010

An important benchmark of leisure tourism, continued to be a big win for Center City hotels in 2009, with 81% of rooms occupied. Over the past six years, Saturday has been the busiest night of the week for Center City hotels, and Saturday night occupancy in downtown Philadelphia…

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Judge: Winfrey must defend ex-headmistress’s suit

March 21, 2010

Talk show host Oprah Winfrey must defend a defamation suit over remarks she made about a headmistress at her girls’ school in South Africa after a sex-abuse scandal erupted there, a U.S. judge ruled. The case is now set for trial on March 29 in Philadelphia.

 

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‘Change Your Clock – Change Your Battery’

March 14, 2010

PECO, the American Red Cross of Southeastern Pennsylvania (SEPA), and the Philadelphia Fire Department are teaming up to remind everyone that turning back your clocks is also a great time to change the battery in your smoke detectors.

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SUnscopes for the week of December 5, 2021

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All Signs: This is a busy week. Unfortunately, everyone’s energy might be scattered in different directions. There’s...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff