Happy Mummers’ Day

The Mummers Day Parade on New Year’s Day is a unique Philadelphia experience. A tradition since 1901, it’s billed as the country’s oldest folk parade and it’s quite a spectacle – a kitschy, Americana kind of event. Thousands of ordinary folks, decked out in sequins and feathers take part.  One TV channel in Philly airs Read more about Happy Mummers’ Day[…]

Makeovers and Do-Overs in the New Year

As we approach New Year's Day, many on-air stories will feature some type of makeover.  The transformation story taps into the feeling many people have that when the calendar changes, you can turn a page in your life and make a fresh start at just about anything.   What kind of expert are you?  Do you Read more about Makeovers and Do-Overs in the New Year[…]

News You Can Use – December 2009

You can certainly pitch stories about hot last-minute gifts, holiday eating, or how to behave at the office party, but why not get everyone thinking about all the changes they plan to make in the New Year?   The message is you can be Healthier, Wealthier and Wiser in 2010 and here's how!  Think of all Read more about News You Can Use – December 2009[…]