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Feathered friend

— Whether she's at home or taking a stroll in her Castor Gardens neighborhood, Tami Whittock always has Winston on her shoulder. The small parrot is a colorful character popular with a lot of folks around town.



The Diamond Duo

How many marriages last 75 weeks, let alone 75 years? For this Bustleton couple, it's three-quarters of a century and counting.



Let's play!

The Chalfont Playground in Millbrook had been closed for months for a significant makeover. Now it's back, and the neighborhood's kids couldn't be happier.



Sad chapters for Philly's library system

With a plethora of reading materials and the virtual world at their fingertips, Philadelphians love their libraries, but city budget woes are writing some terrible tales of misery.



Tacony women jailed for intimidating witnesses

Relatives of two murderers had encountered the witnesses in a local doctor's office.