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76ers vs. Hawks score: Live NBA playoff updates as Trae Young and Co. try to oust Philly, reach Eastern Finals

Joel Embiid and the Sixers find themselves on the brink of elimination in Game 6
Tags: Nba, Philly, Sixers, Hawks, Joel Embiid, Trae Young and Co


The morning read for Friday, June 18

Each weekday, we select a short list of news articles, commentary, and other noteworthy links related to the Supreme Court. To suggest a piece for us to consider, email us at [email protected] Here’s the Friday morning read: Roberts, Kavanaugh and Barrett have seized the Supreme Court for now (Joan Biskupic, CNN) Supreme Court Conservative Shift Hits Bump With Moderate Rulings (Greg Stohr, Bloomberg) Why the Supreme Court Should Reset the Terms of the Abortion Debate ( Leah Libresco Sa...
Tags: Featured, Supreme Court, Law, California, City, Philadelphia, Nestle, Round-up, Philly, John Roberts, Mark Joseph Stern, Josh Blackman, Greg Stohr, Barrett, Joan Biskupic, Ilya Somin


LGBTQ Groups, Allies See Trouble In Ruling Upholding Discrimination In Philly

The Supreme Court ruled unanimously to allow a foster agency to reject LGBTQ parents on the basis of religious freedom.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Philly


Breakfast is best at Nat’s Early Bite Coffee Shop in Woodland Hills

For as long as I can remember, Nat’s Early Bite Coffee Shop on Burbank Boulevard in Sherman Oaks has been — like the nearby Art’s Deli — a weekend destination for old-school cooking, a great place to go for that morning cuppa joe, a classic omelette or scramble, maybe some hot cakes to celebrate losing a pound or two (and gaining it back in the process) — and this being Southern California, a down-home assortment of Mexican dishes. Nothing fancy. Nothing too modern. Just the sort of chow that sa...
Tags: New York, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Brent, Dining, Southern California, Philly, Woodland Hills, Benedict, San Fernando Valley, Sherman Oaks, Nat, Ventura Boulevard


Supreme Court Backs Anti-Gay Catholic Agency In Philly Foster Care Case

The ruling has broader implications for allowing taxpayer-funded groups to deny help based on “religious freedom.”
Tags: News, Philly, Supreme Court Backs Anti Gay Catholic Agency


Hawks vs. 76ers score, takeaways: Atlanta takes 3-2 series lead over Philly after overcoming 26-point deficit

The Hawks pulled off one of the largest comebacks in NBA playoff history to steal Game 5
Tags: Atlanta, Nba, Philly, Hawks


Philly flower show sees the light of day (UPDATE)

It’s better to be outside. That is surely one of the central takeaways from the past year. Rather than simply cancel its annual late winter event, which has been held for 193 years, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society decided to hold its 2021 flower show later, outdoors, at Olmsted-designed FDR Park in South Philly. The show is entitled “Habitat: Nature’s Masterpiece.” Soon after entering, I saw an old friend, sculpture by Dorothy Gillespie, which I knew from my museum days. But is it alway...
Tags: Garden, Gardening, Philly, South Philly, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, Unusually Clever People, Sam Lemheney, FDR Park, Your Gardening Dollar, Nomad Studio, Dorothy Gillespie, Kokedama Forest, Design Garden, Donald Pell Gardens The Wild Garden, Everson Garden Club, Lilies Polycarp Flower


Philly Man Surrenders in Fatal Atlantic City Casino Stabbing

A Philadelphia man wanted in the deadly stabbing of his girlfriend at an Atlantic City casino last week has turned himself in.
Tags: Philadelphia, Atlantic City, Philly, Fatal Atlantic City Casino Stabbing


Trae Young leads Atlanta Hawks past Philadelphia 76ers, says taped-up shoulder just fine

Trae Young downplayed his ailing shoulder, finishing with 25 points and 18 assists as Atlanta rallied to beat Philly to even the...
Tags: Atlanta, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers, Philly, Trae Young


Philly flower show sees the light of day

It’s better to be outside. That is surely one of the central takeaways from the past year. Rather than simply cancel its annual late winter event, which has been held for 193 years, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society decided to hold its 2021 flower show later, outdoors, at Olmsted-designed FDR Park in South Philly. The show is entitled “Habitat: Nature’s Masterpiece.” Soon after entering, I saw an old friend, sculpture by Dorothy Gillespie, which I knew from my museum days. But is it alway...
Tags: Garden, Gardening, Philly, South Philly, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, Unusually Clever People, FDR Park, Your Gardening Dollar, Nomad Studio, Dorothy Gillespie, Kokedama Forest, Design Garden, Donald Pell Gardens The Wild Garden, Everson Garden Club


76ers vs. Hawks score, takeaways: Trae Young, Atlanta even series with Philly after comeback win in Game 4

Young finished the win with a game-high 25 points to go along with 18 assists
Tags: Young, Philly, Hawks


Philly Man Wanted in Fatal Stabbing at Atlantic City Casino

Authorities are looking for a Philadelphia man in the deadly stabbing of his girlfriend at Atlantic City’s Hard Rock Hotel & Casino.
Tags: Philadelphia, Atlantic City, Philly, Atlantic City Casino


Sixers' improved offensive efficiency on display in Game 3 victory

Faced with constant double-teams, Joel Embiid maintains his dominance as Philly regains control of the series.
Tags: Philly, Joel Embiid


Sixers-Hawks: Harris a finalist for the Kareem Abdul-Jabbar award; Barkley and Shaq aren’t high on Philly

Joel Embiid and the Sixers hope to keep up the momentum against the Hawks in Atlanta, where lately they've been unbeatable at home.
Tags: Atlanta, Shaq, Philly, Barkley, Sixers, Hawks, HARRIS, Kareem Abdul Jabbar, Joel Embiid, Sixers Hawks


'Jill from Philly' meets the Queen

Almost five months into her new job, Jill Biden is still revealing what kind of first lady she wants to be, but one thing is already clear: you can call her "Jill."
Tags: News, Stories, Philly, Jill, Jill Biden


How a Philly shop built a bike — quickly and at a discount

Bilenky Cycle Works in Olney had less than two weeks to manufacture the bike.
Tags: Philly, Olney, Bilenky Cycle Works


'Jill from Philly' to meet the Queen

Almost five months into her new job, Jill Biden is still revealing what kind of first lady she wants to be, but one thing is already clear: you can call her "Jill."
Tags: News, Stories, Philly, Jill, Jill Biden


From “Cole Toll” to Turnpike Toll: Newark’s “Arch of Nero” Relocates 87 Miles South to Philly

I hope that officials of the Newark Museum of Art felt at least a twinge of seller’s remorse (if not a rush of shame) after reading the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s lavish praise of the painting that Linda Harrison, Newark’s director, had deemed expendable. – Lee Rosenbaum
Tags: Art, Newark, Ajblogs, Philly, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Newark Museum of Art, 06.10.21, Linda Harrison Newark


These are the people attending Biden and Johnson's bilateral meeting

• 'Jill from Philly' meets the Queen • A diplomatic odd couple faces pressure to define the US-UK relationship
Tags: News, Stories, Johnson, Biden, Philly, US UK, Jill


'Jill from Philly' meets the Queen

Almost five months into her new job, Jill Biden is still revealing what kind of first lady she wants to be, but one thing is already clear: you can call her "Jill."
Tags: Cnn, Philly, Jill, Jill Biden


Shake Milton Saves Sixers as Philly Evens Series With Hawks

Joel Embiid had 40 points and 13 rebounds and Shake Milton buried a 32-footer and scored 14 points in an electrifying stretch off the bench to lead the Philadelphia 76ers past the Atlanta Hawks 118-102.
Tags: Philadelphia, Atlanta Hawks, Philly, Hawks, Milton, Joel Embiid, Milton Saves Sixers


Philadelphia nude bike ride 2021: Mask required

Tops, bottoms and undergarments need not be worn in the annual Philly Naked Bike Ride, but wearing a mask is the article of clothing that is a must. via AP: The city lifted most of its COVID-19 rules this week, citing an increase in vaccinations and a decrease in cases. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, Philadelphia, Philly, Philadelphia Freedom, Naked Bike Ride, Bike Naked, Nude Ride


Philly Flower Show 2021 - GO

You just can't go wrong at the Philadelphia Flower Show, even when it's outside in 90 degree weather -- along with the occasional downpour. And this year's theme -- Habitat: Nature's Masterpiece, of course was perfect for the location at FDR Park, a 348-acre site in South Philly designed by... [Author: Jane Berger]
Tags: Gardening, Events, Philadelphia, Philly, South Philly, Philadelphia Flower Show, Garden Design, Jane Berger, Exhibitions / Shows, Flower Shows, FDR Park, Nomad Studio, Patrick Cullina, Wambui Ippolito


Manhunt underway in Philly for Dunkin' killer after robbery caught on video

A manhunt was underway in Philadelphia for the man who robbed a donut shop and fatally shot the manager before fleeing in a crime caught on video.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Philadelphia, Usa Today, Philly, Dunkin


Kids to pack summer school; naked Philly bikers need to don masks; new infections reach pre-'pandemic' levels: Latest COVID-19 updates

More children than ever could be in classrooms for summer school this year to make up for lost learning. Latest COVID-19 news.       [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Philly


WHAT, SPECIFICALLY, ARE THE MASKS SUPPOSED TO COVER?

Organizers of the annual Philly Naked Bike Ride say this year’s event will take place Aug. 28 and will require masks (Thanks to Ralph)
Tags: Philly


Why Is Philly’s Post-Pandemic Arts Budget So Anemic?

Other cities are thinking big: Chicago’s Arts 77 has $60 million for individual artists and arts organizations. “City departments from parks and rec to libraries, community development, streets, and schools would all participate. … New York City has set aside $25 million for a municipal jobs program that aims to put 1,500 artists to work in communities across the city. San Francisco has started a pilot program with a similar focus. Los Angeles has established a $36 million arts recovery fund to...
Tags: Art, New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Philadelphia, Issues, Philly, 06.04.21


Millennials Are Killing Off The Philly Accent

“Linguists trace this shift to Philadelphia’s elite schools. Any way of speaking that falls outside the norm is viewed negatively in certain settings, so students at these schools may feel pressured to adapt the less noticeable mid-Atlantic accent. … If the trend continues, the classic Philly accent could become extinct within two decades.” – Mental Floss
Tags: Art, Atlantic, Philadelphia, Words, Philly, 06.01.21


Philly Police Officer Fired Over Facebook Posts Reinstated

The Philadelphia police department has reinstated an officer fired in 2019 over Facebook posts saying among other things that refugees should “starve to death.”.
Tags: Facebook, Philadelphia, Philly


CS Score Interviews Composers Nainita Desai and Trevor Gureckis

Hey there, film score lovers! Welcome to another edition of CS Score. This time we’re taking a look at La-La Land Records’ amazing expanded scores for Michael Kamen’s X-Men and John Ottoman’s X2: X-Men United. We also spoke with American Murder: The Family Next Door composer Nainita Desai, who revealed her unique scoring process for the Netflix documentary; and Servant composer Trevor Gureckis, who revealed what it was like working alongside M. Night Shyamalan. News Back in stock! STAR TREK...
Tags: Apple, Family, Comics, Comedy, TV, New York, London, Movies, Drama, Horror, Superman, Sci-fi, Action, Netflix, Budapest, Hugh Jackman