Philadelphia, PA -- Philadelphia Zoo is pleased to announce that Kira, a 17-year-old western lowland gorilla, is pregnant and the baby is expected early summer. Kira’s pregnancy was confirmed through an over-the-counter home pregnancy test, the same test used by humans. This is the first pregnancy for Kira and the third offspring for 32-year -old male Motuba, whose daughter Amani was born at the Zoo just this past August.
The region’s newest upscale outdoor lifestyle center, King of Prussia Town Center celebrates the season with an inaugural Winterfest event.
Philadelphia, Pa — Over 7,000 participants will gather at the 132nd MLA Annual Convention for four days of presentations, discussions, and debate on a wide array of topics related to the study and teaching of modern languages, literatures, digital media, and the arts and humanities more broadly. The convention, which is the world’s largest gathering of humanities scholars, will return to Philadelphia, January 5–8, 2017.