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Local Cemetery To Host Valentine's Day Program Featuring Stories From Its Victorian Archives

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Laurel Hill Cemetery in North Philadelphia is holding a special Valentine’s Day event Thursday night at its historic gatehouse, with stories culled from its Victorian archives. 161 more words


Winter's Arrived

It felt like winter finally arrived on Friday, when we got almost ten inches of snow.

Snow Day Afternoon

One of the rules at my apartment building is that we must move our vehicles out of the parking lot by 8 a.m. 458 more words


Putting the Rave in Graveyard: Death Salon in Philadelphia

A Stateside jaunt for our offering today as Cemetery Club member and London tour Guide Tina Hodgkinson writes of her visit to the the Death Salon Conference in Philadelphia earlier this month! 986 more words


Halloween; or, A Boy In The City [pt. 8]

Every dry leaf, scuttling in the wind across the paths of Laurel Hill Cemetery, sounds like rattling breath; perhaps a final breath before death, or perhaps a first breath thereafter. 1,211 more words


DogCon IV

DogCon IV is just around the corner! Bigger and better than ever, this year’s event features live music at the Philadelphia Mausoleum of Contemporary Art… 99 more words

PHOTOS & VIDEO: 2015 Laurel Hill Cemetery RIP 5k

The Rest in Peace 5K, or the RIP 5K as the kids in East Falls and Laurel Hill Cemetery call it is a great Philadelphia way to start the real “holiday season” that we all know is Halloween.  655 more words

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