New Jersey’s first girls' wrestling season begins this week, and interest at one school has exploded

Kingsway Regional High School has around 40 students out for the sport, which is being offered to girls for the first time in New Jersey. Officials say they "never expected" such interest.

Finding a way to '$hare’ financial advice and speak to millennials
$hares wants to teach millennials to budget, stack coins and the art of debt management. And it all started with childhood lessons from Anthony Copeman's grandmother.

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Left behind in a dead mall, the sculpture modeled on Philly Zoo’s beloved ‘Petal’ needs a savior
Known variously as “The Boy and the Elephant,” “The Watering Hole” (Stockton Strawbridge’s name for it), and “Petal and the Boy,” the piece “has lots of fans."

California wildfires costs may soar past last year’s records
Authorities estimate it will cost at least $3 billion to clear debris of 19,000 homes destroyed by California wildfires last month

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Behind the scenes of Philly’s most popular holiday train displays

Philadelphia's miniature train displays during the holidays take a lot of work to maintain.

Philly home values are rising. Will taxes keep rising with them?

Other cities and states cap annual property tax increases. As Philly market values rise, are caps possible here?

While national Women’s March leaders are under fire, Philly group faces its own turmoil

But despite the internal strife, there will be a Women's March on Philadelphia on Jan. 19.

Rising sea levels could kill off 500-year-old trees in ancient New Jersey forest

South Jersey's old growth forest has survived for half a millennium. But scientists fear the combination of sea level rise and sand mining pits is bringing salt water ever closer to the ancient blackgums, putting them in peril.

Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz has back soreness; status vs. Rams undetermined

The QB will miss practice Wednesday, and his scheduled press conference has been scrapped.

Report: Mike Elko, Temple’s projected top choice for new football coach, will remain at Texas A&M

A separate source said Elko, Miami defensive coordinator Manny Diaz and Michigan defensive coordinator Don Brown all were given a tour of the Temple facility on Tuesday.

The Mummers Mardi Gras parade moves to South Philly

Tickets will also be sold for the traditionally free event.

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