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Protected bike lanes

Bus Meets Bike: How the next wave of commuters is changing the urban landscape in PA

Across the state, the humble bicycle is mobilizing efforts to usher in a new era of public transportation. In part three of our series on transit innovation, we navigate the connection between buses, bikes and the commuters who depend on them.

Custom window wall at Shore Memorial

Statewide Spotlight: Solar Innovations lets the sun shine in

When ambition meets great design, the result is a flourishing company manufacturing cutting-edge custom doors, windows and greenhouses.

Historic in scale

Statewide Spotlight: Making transit a joy to navigate for tourists, newcomers and residents alike

Across Pennsylvania, finding your way using public transit is about to get easier. In part three of our transportation series, we guide you to the best resources for getting around, whether you're in Philly, Pittsburgh or somewhere in between.

Annual Sapsucker Festival

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: LadyHacks, a youth art showcase and communing with nature

Check out our picks for the week's top events.

Community Connectors in West Philadelphia

Connecting the dots in Philly's neighborhoods

The Community Connectors program employs a diverse stable of advocates -- from high school students to crossing guards to stay-at-home moms -- to unify and energize neighborhoods across Philadelphia. 

Cooper River Distillers

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: Global Service Jam, Swashbuckler's Ball and Speakeasy Open Mic Night

Check out our picks for the week's top events.


Creative Exchange: iMPeRFeCT Gallery

This Germantown gallery and community space celebrates artists with commitment at the intersection of high and low art.

Pine Square in Downtown Williamsport

Statewide Spotlight: Hope blooms in Downtown Williamsport

Thanks to a swath of new businesses and innovative reuse projects, this historic PA downtown is blossoming. Whether you're looking for a cold beer, a charming public space or an artfully restored building, Williamsport has you covered.

An overview of Liberty Avenue traffic, Downtown

The Road to Innovation: Technology transforms the state's transportation systems

From bus-tracking apps to robotic traffic signals, there are big ideas coming out of Pennsylvania, and they could have a huge impact on transportation statewide.

Building Heroes get their hands dirty

A Hero's Journey: Building better communities -- and making some cash -- through design

Whether you're a 16-year-old who's never touched a power tool, a union carpenter, a design student, or a 20-something skateboarder, Public Workshop's Building Heroes program offers an opportunity to design, build and even sell your next big idea.

The throng in Punxsutawney

Statewide Spotlight: Living in a groundhog's glorious shadow

Every year on February 2, hordes descend on Punxsutawney for one of the world's most unique parties. So, grab your rodent gear and head to Gobbler's Knob for Phil's annual weather prediction. 

Wash Cycle Laundry on the move

18 Pennsylvania Companies to Watch in 2015

As we look forward to a new year, Flying Kite highlights a group of game-changing Commonwealth companies. Whether they're brewing beer, saving lives, making life more convenient or helping kids learn better, these startups are poised for a big 2015. 

Ursula Rucker

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: Community art, the Lincoln Building and Ursula Rucker

Check out our picks for the week's top events.

The renovated station

Statewide Spotlight: Lancaster's historic train station gets $18 million spruce-up

It was time for a facelift at the state's second-busiest Amtrak station, starting with the guts and ending with its gorgeous historic details. Getting from Philadelphia to Lancaster has never been easier or more enjoyable.
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