Live Fearless at Philadelphia Zoo’s New WildWorks Ropes Course

Guests at Philadelphia Zoo can immerse themselves in an aerial adventure crossing bridges, balancing on ropes, climbing through obstacles, and taking a quick zip right to the bottom….all while safely hitched to a climbing harness! The Zoo’s new WildWorks ropes course, presented by Independence Blue Cross, offers high-flying fun that will have guests pushing limits and reaching new heights.


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Ribbon Cutting ceremony for WildWorks rope course at Philadelphia Zoo

Independence surprises Celebrate Caring winners during National Nurses Week

Independence announces three winners and seven finalists for its first-ever Celebrate Caring campaign to recognize the region’s outstanding nurses.

The contest invited people in Pennsylvania, Delaware, and New Jersey to submit stories about nurses who go above and beyond to deliver exceptional care to patients and families. It resulted in nearly 700 submissions from over 180 health care settings.


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Side by side images of each Celebrate Caring winner surprised at work during Nurses Week.

Indego announces expansion of its electric bike fleet, new stations

Starting in late May, Indego will begin to roll out 400 more pedal-assist electric bikes, along with other program improvements, including new stations.

“Adding more electric bikes to the fleet will help address several barriers and open the door for new cyclists who may not have considered using Indego before,” said Waffiyyah Murray, Better Bike Share Partnership Program Manager.


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Indego E-bike photo by Darren Burton