From Pain to Purpose: Local Entrepreneur Leads Empowering Mentoring Groups for ‘Tweens’ and Women

2018-01-08T21:47:26+00:00 January 8th, 2018|

  The Philly Happening Women Series is a reoccurring feature that  highlights inspirational female personalities, entrepreneurs, and women making a difference in the City of Brotherly Love!    When Michelle Dunk found her joy, she made it her mission to help others find theirs On the surface, Michelle Dunk had the perfect life. She left her [...]

Tickets Available for Penn State Philly Liberty Ball, Annual Fundraising Gala to Benefit Childhood Cancer

2018-01-07T20:00:41+00:00 January 7th, 2018|

Annual THON Fundraiser Will be Held at The Crystal Tea Room in February Tickets for the Annual Penn State Philly Liberty Ball are currently on sale. The event will take place Saturday, Feb. 24 from 7 p.m.-midnight at The Crystal Tea Room, 100 E. Penn Square. All proceeds benefit Penn State's Dance Marathon (THON) and [...]

Local Author Pens ‘The One That Got Away’–A Fantastical Twist on Love, Marriage, and Life’s ‘What ifs’

2017-12-05T10:32:58+00:00 December 4th, 2017|

                                                                                  Local author, Leigh Himes   Author Leigh Himes describes her debut novel as a [...]

10 Delicious Ways to Spike Your Hot Chocolate

2017-11-21T18:10:58+00:00 November 21st, 2017|

  During the holiday season, hot chocolate is best served in a variety of delectable ways to warm the soul--preferably with Bourbon Cream, Fireball, or Peppermint Schnapps. You can experiment at home with your own fabulous spiked hot chocolate delights. Here are some quick and easy ideas for jazzing up your next cup of hot chocolate: [...]

Sunrise Yoga Featured in “One Fit Philly” Series

2017-11-11T20:21:28+00:00 November 4th, 2017|

On Saturday, Nov. 4,  participants in Sunrise Yoga watched the city come to life in a glow of orange and pink light from the 57th floor of the One Liberty Observation Deck, 1650 Market Street. Through movements of "Downward Dog," "Warrior," and "Goddess," participants focused on rejuvenating their minds while enjoying the sweeping panoramic views. [...]

November is National Marrow Awareness Month: A COTA Mom is Grateful for Her Son’s Bone Marrow Transplant

2017-11-02T09:51:47+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|

November is recognized as National Marrow Awareness Month in order to raise public consciousness of the nearly 10,000 U.S. patients who are waiting for a life-saving bone marrow transplant. For one Connecticut family, this month of gratitude will include an expanded Thanksgiving table thanks to a non-related bone marrow donor who gave their son a [...]

Philly Ranked Top Destination for Winter Travel by WalletHub

2017-10-31T08:29:04+00:00 October 31st, 2017|

Ahead of a colder, wetter and snowier winter season, according to the latest forecast from the Old Farmers’ Almanac, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its 2017’s Best Winter Holiday Destinations report to supplement its money-saving selection of the Best Travel Credit Cards. Focusing on cost and convenience rather than scenic beauty, WalletHub’s analysts compared more than 60 [...]

Free Anonymous Depression Screenings Coming to Communities Across the City on National Depression Screening Day

2017-10-03T10:29:36+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|

Philadelphia will join cities around the country in participating in National Depression Screening Day on Thursday October 5th. The city’s Department of Behavioral Health and Intellectual disAbility Services (DBHIDS) will set up shop in communities across the city providing free anonymous depression screenings, making treatment referrals on the spot and providing information and resources about [...]

Printmarker Terri Fridkin Exhibits “Convergence” at Muse Gallery

2017-09-13T12:45:51+00:00 September 13th, 2017|

diptych Good Vibes, monotype, intaglio by Terri Fridkin Local printmaker Terri Fridkin will be exhibiting “Convergence” at MUSE Gallery, 52 N. 2nd Street in Old City Philadelphia, October 4–29. The public is invited to a First Friday reception on October 6, 5–8pm. Also at MUSE, Fridkin will be participating in POST (Philadelphia Open Studio Tours) on Sunday, October [...]

Ping Pong Destination SPiN Opens Its Doors in Downtown Philly

2017-09-12T12:50:22+00:00 September 12th, 2017|

With much anticipation, SPiN, the original ping pong social club is finally ready to open the doors to its 211 South 15th Street location in Philadelphia’s iconic Rittenhouse neighborhood on September 15, 2017. The new expansive 12,000 square foot space will be a hub for those seeking a unique experience that collides the art, design, [...]