Posted by Anne Taulane | Aug 15, 2018
What We Love
After a delayed opening, Rail Park is due to open this spring. The 3-mile “park” will traverse parts of the city, turning unused rail lines built by the Philadelphia Reading Railroad into a greenway for pedestrians and bicyclists.
The trailer for RBG, a documentary on Ruth Bader Ginsberg, the 84-year-old, Brooklyn-born Supreme Court justice, gave me goosebumps. There’s plenty I don’t know about the relentless defender of civil rights, but I know where I’ll be on May 4 when the movie hits theaters.
The New York Times called Rise the Friday Night Lights for theater kids, but for me, this NBC show is more This Is Us meets Glee. Either way, it’s good, and I am an instant addict.
Real Woman Happenings
It was Linda Martin’s lifelong dream to open her own clothing boutique, and at age 62—after retiring from a 40-year career in human resources—she did just that. Now, she’s on a mission to inspire other women to chase their dreams, too.Read More
A new breast cancer study delivers life-changing results for many women diagnosed with the disease. Dr. Erica Linden breaks down this groundbreaking trial and shares how it will impact breast cancer treatment.Read More
Sports writer Dana O’Neil was a Villanova basketball beat reporter for the Philadelphia Daily News for almost a decade before moving to ESPN in 2009. So, when the team hit a buzzer-beater to win the championship in 2016 after a 31-year drought, she seized the moment.Read More
For 23 years, Action News chief meteorologist Cecily Tynan has prepared us for each day, guiding us through our lives in all kinds of weather. She invited Real Woman into her home and shared a glimpse into her life off the air with her husband, two kids, three dogs, and plenty of sun and clouds.Read More
The reasons you may decide to go vegetarian can include everything from religious restrictions to health concerns, ethical issues with the treatment of animals to environmental impact. But whatever the impetus for the change, be clear on why and how you’ll make it happen. Here’s a running start to both.Read More