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‘Scallop wars‘: British fishermen ‘had every right to be there‘

‘Scallop wars‘: British fishermen ‘had every right to be there‘

It comes after French fisherman allegedly threw smoke bombs, rocks and other projectiles at English and Scottish boats in the early hours of Tuesday morning, with holes reported to have been left in some vessels. Footage from the English Channel showed rival boats colliding with each other and objects being thrown. Responding to the row while visiting Nigeria, the Prime […]

Opera on the Mall is happening, free tickets available

Opera on the Mall is happening, free tickets available

Thanks to a successful , Opera Philadelphia is able to present Opera on the Mall this September. A free broadcast of the successful opera “We Shall Not Be Moved” will be screened outside for thousands at Independence Mall on Saturday, Sept. 29. RELATED:  |  |  The event is free, but  are necessary. On Wednesday, Aug. 29, tickets will be become available at […]

‘Game of Thrones‘ concert returning to Philly ahead of Season 8

‘Game of Thrones‘ concert returning to Philly ahead of Season 8

“Game of Thrones” won‘t return for its final episodes until the first half of 2019, and with no exact air date for Season 8 announced yet, the wait is excruciating. It‘s been over a year since Season 7 when (skip this paragraph if you don‘t like SPOILERS) the Army of the Dead unleashed their blue flame-breathing dragon, and we learned […]

Popular fall races to offer discounted registration at Philadelphia Runner party

Popular fall races to offer discounted registration at Philadelphia Runner party

Thinking about signing up for a race this fall? Head to in Center City on Thursday, Sept. 6, to learn about nine upcoming local races. You‘ll also be able to register on the spot for a reduced rate. RELATED:  |  Plus, for every race that you sign up for, you‘ll receive a $5 credit to the store and a raffle ticket – […]

Sports betting 101: Your ultimate guide to gambling on football in PA, NJ and DE

Sports betting 101: Your ultimate guide to gambling on football in PA, NJ and DE

Hello, PhillyVoice readers. Kyle Scott of Crossing Broad here. I’ve spent the better part of the summer learning the ins and outs of legal sports betting, specifically as it relates to our area — Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.  While the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn a 1992 law which effectively banned sports betting outside of Nevada generated headlines about […]

The Flyers are FiveThirtyEight‘s definition of an average sports team

The Flyers are FiveThirtyEight‘s definition of an average sports team

With a Super Bowl title in tow, a young core of potential basketball superstars, and an imminent MLB playoff push all currently coursing through the veins of Philadelphia sports fans, it’s hard to make an argument for the Flyers being anything other than the fourth-most-adored franchise in the city right now. Hockey is already a tough sell in the United […]

Eagles 2018 roster: Locks, near-locks, bubble players, and long shots

Eagles 2018 roster: Locks, near-locks, bubble players, and long shots

Every Wednesday morning throughout training camp and the preseason, we‘ve been publishing 53-man roster projections. Because we‘ll be putting out a final roster projection Friday morning (the day before cut-down day), let‘s look at the roster from a different angle. Locks: No explanation needed (36) • Offense (17): Carson Wentz, Nick Foles, Jay Ajayi, Corey Clement, Darren Sproles, Alshon Jeffery, […]