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In front of the Philadelphia Museum of Artwork is a person of the busiest pedestrian places in the town, but it is tricky to get across the 4 to 6 lanes of site visitors there.

  • Rumble strips painted to assistance slow cars and trucks may basically be escalating danger, observations exhibit, mainly because they are becoming mistaken for crosswalks — by both of those visitors and locals out for a stroll.

Asked about the situation, city officials explained to Asha Prihar they’re not setting up fast adjustments, but will increase far more signage directing folks absent.

If Jess Thedinga is not out rescuing cats or having snakes out of people’s houses, she’s in all probability on your For You web page.

  • An animal manage officer at ACCT Philly, Thedinga attained her 420k TikTok following by publishing videos of authentic-life escapades and explaining how wildlife rescues do the job.

She’s turned these stories into two children’s guides, Bibiana Correa studies, and the second is obtainable on Kickstarter now.

Regardless of whether you are filling out your mail ballot or prepping for the polls on May possibly 17, the Billy Penn Procrastinator’s Guide is your cheat sheet for Election Day. (Remain tuned for our Spanish language version this weekend.)

Will need to return your mail ballot? Here’s a map of drop boxes around Philly.

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Mayor Kenney seems to be continuing his DC trip, so there’s no public appearances prepared now. For each his Instagram, he satisfied yesterday with HUD leaders to focus on the need to have for community housing investment decision in Philadelphia.

🏆 Outdoor BP Quizzo night: Our month to month trivia party about all factors Philly lands at the house of Fishtown Iced Teas. Hosts Danya and Sakeenah are kicking it at the new patio at Interstate Drafthouse, so start out assembling a team. Registration is cost-free. (6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Could 18).

🧵 It’s Dwelling Record weekend at the Museum of the American Revolution, and this year’s concept celebrates previous-timey artisans with a slate of household-welcoming crafts. Admission is $21 for grown ups, $13 for youngsters. (10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May possibly 14-15).

🥨 A vegan, gluten-free, and allergen delicate meals festival is getting about Culture Hill’s Previous Pine group center, which features a stacked lineup of arepas, chocolates, and vegan jerky. Admission is absolutely free. (11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, May perhaps 15)