Stories from around the Web that we're reading this morning. Something for everyone.
1.) Pennsylvania tied Washington for the most Bigfoot sightings in 2014, with four. The Atlantic's Citylab includes a cool map of all the "official sightings" across the continental United States.
2.) A Center City retailer is profiled on a blog for American Express called Open Forum. The tale follows the entrepeneur behind a small clothing shop near Rittenhouse Square called Duke & Winston.
3.) Former Inquirer City Hall reporter Patrick Kerkstra gazes upon the 2015 race to follow Mayor Michael Nutter as Philadelphia's next mayor. How does Kerkstra, whose writing often mixes old-fashioned journo-cynicism with "New Day" Philadelphia optimism, access the current political landscape? "I found myself screaming internally."
4.) And then there's this: the first officially-announced mayoral forum in the 2015 race, as PoliticsPA reports.
5. NJ.com takes a detailed look at how authorities brought down a home-invasion ring that terrorized victims in multiple states and is now charged in five New Jersey attacks.