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Happy Thanksgiving from Flying Kite!

We're taking a week off for the holiday, but that doesn't mean you have to -- check out some of our favorite stories from the past couple months.

The Culinary Literacy Center at the Free Library

Building the library of the future here in Philadelphia

From innovative cooking classes to job training to community gathering spaces, the Free Library and its many branches are evolving to meet 21st Century needs. Now, thanks to a huge influx of funds, that process is more ambitious than ever.

Sawmill Center for the Arts on the newly expanded PA Wilds Artisan Trail

Statewide Spotlight: There's far more to see in the Pennsylvania Wilds than mountains and streams

The PA Wilds Artisan Trail -- now visualized via a website and interactive map -- connects craftspeople, breweries, wineries, distilleries, galleries and public art in an effort to boost the area's growing heritage tourism industry.

Spiral Q's Peoplehood

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: Spiral Q, The State of Young Philly and the Moth's storytelling contest

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

Rodin Square

14 development projects that will transform Philadelphia

Flying Kite highlights some of the city's most inspiring and revolutionary projects, from the rescue of the Divine Lorraine to the Reading Viaduct's reinvention to luxury living in Logan Circle. There's a lot worth getting worked up over.


Neat turns that stack of essential documents into organized cloud-accessible files

This Philadelphia company solves our modern paper problem, scanning and organizing receipts, bills, notes and contacts, and making them available through the cloud.

A replica of a mystery in Kecksburg

Statewide Spotlight: The truth is out there...in Kecksburg, PA

Keystone Edge celebrates Halloween with a trip to one of the state's most mysterious sites. On December 9, 1965, something strange happened in this Southwestern Pennsylvania town. Call it aliens, call it a conspiracy -- but definitely call it an adventure.

Dawn Kramlich

InLiquid Artist Profile: Dawn Kramlich

Mantua named federal "Promise Zone"

Transformation via collaboration in West Philadelphia

The Mantua community comes together to drive a revolutionary rezoning process that will foster homeownership, vibrant commercial corridors and increased food access in this West Philadelphia neighborhood.

Art Star Craft Bazaar

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: Art Star Craft Bazaar, Tuvan throat-singers and First Friday at the Barnes

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

UIXDET video list

VIDEO: Hundreds find new ideas for their cities at inaugural Urban Innovation Exchange

In September, the Urban Innovation Exchange hosted its first convening in Detroit. Participants came from around the country, and for three days, Motor City became a marketplace for ideas.

Main Street in Lititz

Statewide Spotlight: The lovely town of Lititz rocks, in more ways than one

This must-see gem not only boasts a walkable downtown, historic character and a passionate community -- it also happens to be a global mecca for world-class concert production. 

Beers at Roundabout Brewery

As the leaves change, enjoy Pennsylvania's seasonal brews

This fall, be sure to sip on some of the Commonwealth's most autumnal suds.
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