Museums & Education Discounts
See the website for more details. WHYY members will receive $5 flat admission rate, 5% off – Native Plant Nursery and 5% off – Twinleaf Book & Gift Shop. New Hope, PA. (215) 862-2924 – www.bhwp.org. American Helicopter Museum and Education Center — West Chester, PA.
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WHYY Members, use the coupon code WHYY for 20% off. Herbiary’s Jane Austen Kit. Shane Confectionery Special Offer. Express your ardent love with this romance-inspired box containing a raspberry caramel and rose bon bon, ribboned with silk. Special price of only $5.50 for WHYY members.
This film explores the unique role of Jewish composers and lyricists in the creation of the modern American musical. Watch on Friday at 9:00 p.m. on WHYY-TV 12. WHYY provides trustworthy, fact-based, local news and information and world-class entertainment to everyone in our …
Another coupon coup: Is Groupon a good deal for business
Online discounter “Groupon” made its debut trading on Nasdaq Friday, and the company’s stock has since shown solid growth. Leading up to Groupon’s initial public offering, the company’s business model and accounting had come under a lot of criticism. Analysts called Groupon a scam and a disaster. Customers grumbled about deals gone wrong and many business owners …
Recycling can offset impact of proposed trash fee
The points don’t translate directly into dollars – but into discounts and coupons you select online. In some cases the savings are obvious: For 50 points you can get ACME coupons for $5 off a $25 Party Tray or $1 off baby basics. With some of the discounts and rewards, the savings aren’t cut …
Thinking better of money-saving 'tips'
Recently I was reminded of the Countess of Coupons. Once a staple of local news, she’d head to a grocery store wielding a thick file of coupons. Trailed by cameras, she’d fill her cart to overflowing and proceed to the checkout, where she would owe little or nothing. She wasn’t particular about brands. She didn’t mind buying in bulk.
The guy who told you so
So federal prosecutors are now handing out grand jury subpoenas like Acme coupons to everybody involved with the Philadelphia sheriff department’s real estate sales.. One guy who has to be smiling at his desk is Mayor Nutter’s press secretary, Mark McDonald.
Gov. Phil Murphy signs 151 new bills
Gov. Murphy signs 151 new bills. Flavored vaping products will soon be illegal in New Jersey, state lottery winners can now remain anonymous and the Garden State got a “state dog” with Gov. Phil Murphy’s signing of 151 bills, about 80% of the last batch lawmakers sent him before the end of the last legislative session last Tuesday. Murphy
Let's try talking sensibly about taxes
I’m frugal. I don’t like to spend more money than necessary. I buy what’s on sale at the supermarket, use store coupons, and look for the lowest gasoline prices at stations along my routes of travel. I turn off lights when I don’t need them, keep the thermostat down in winter and up in summer, and separate items for recycling.
What does Code Blue mean for Philly residents
What does that mean for Philly residents? During a Code Blue event, the city implements special measures to keep people who are experiencing homelessness safe. Those measures include 24-hour outreach to find unhoused people and transport them to safe indoor spaces and opening all available beds within the city’s emergency housing network for
Financial Perspectives: Managing credit card debt
She then had coupons that gave her $1 off the purchase of two boxes, which brought the price down to $18. She then pulled out a store coupon for $5 off her order, which dropped the price down to $13. The original price of the cereal was close to $4 per box. So, she saved $35 in one transaction just by using coupons.
Circulars can be trash or treasure on Philly stoops
Circulars typically tell you what’s on sale, but neighborhoods also get showered with business fliers, takeout menus, and coupons. These deliveries are collectively called handbills or fliers — but some people just call them trash. Bauman, a member of the civic group East Point Breeze Neighbors, takes particular issue with circulars.
Millions of hungry Americans turn to food banks for 1st time
Millions of hungry Americans turn to food banks for 1st time. By. Associated Press. Sharon Cohen. December 7, 2020. Phyllis Marder poses with her cat, Nellie, with food she recently obtained from a local food bank in the dining room of her home in Evanston, Ill., on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) The deadly pandemic
Does your bar soap have more germs than liquid soap
“If the kids got kind of messy in the backyard, basically Mom would get out some olive oil and kids would rub it over themselves and then scrape it off,” said Robert Cohon, curator of art of the ancient world at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, Missouri. Rome was known for its public baths, Cohon said.
Harper’s Heart helps new moms get basic baby items in
In just a year, Harper’s Heart has given away more than $20,000 worth of items, ranging from diapers and formula to booties and books and bibs. The charity has assisted more than 700 families. The Harper’s Heart giveaway in August at the Kingswood Community Center in Northeast Wilmington drew dozens of expectant mothers and women with
What if you want a COVID-19 test but have no health
Bottom line, whether you have insurance or not, seek medical care. For advice, you can call the Philadelphia Health Department at the city’s 311 number, or Pennsylvania’s Health Department at 1-877-724-3258. In New Jersey, contact the Department of Public Health at 1-800-222-1222. For those in Delaware, the number is 1-866-408-1899.
Philadelphia Marathon street closures, 'cheer zones
The Half Marathon and full Marathon both kick off at 7 a.m. on Sunday. All races will begin and end on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 22nd Street. Runners participating in the full marathon will loop through Fairmount Park, Center City, Old City, University City, East Falls and Manayunk. Course map: Full Marathon (26.2 miles)
Holiday Entertainment Guide
The show kicks off with a Meet the Artist Reception on Friday from 5pm-9pm. Functional and decorative clay objects by 20 Delaware Valley ceramic artists will be on exhibit and for sale, Saturday from 10am-6pm and Sunday from 10am-5pm. Visitors can …
Mayfair Civic Association to dissolve, start anew
Mayfair residents got wind of some big changes coming to their neighborhood at last night’s Mayfair Civic Association meeting.. The first order of business came from Acting President Joe DeFelice, who announced that former president Scott Cummings has stepped down from his position to attend to personal issues.
Pedestrian safety campaign to begin soon at the Jersey
A pedestrian safety initiative will soon begin at the Jersey Shore to coincide with the swelling seasonal population. The North Jersey Transportation Planning Authority will kick off its Street Smart NJ campaign with a press conference at Sunset Park in Harvey Cedars at 11 a.m. Wednesday.. According to a release from the agency, the campaign has successfully changed motorist and …
Holiday Entertainment Guide
Historic Smithville, New Jersey hosts the annual Holiday Light Show, Thursdays through Sundays through January 2, as 120 Christmas trees, decorated with 50,000 lights, float on the lake and blink on and off to holiday music by the Colonial Inn, 615 East Moss Mill Road, Smithville, NJ. Free.