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, [...]

Artists Honoring Their Own

2017-09-05T17:48:32+00:00 September 5th, 2017|

On Saturday, October 21, 2017, at 7:00 pm The Conservatory for Arts & Music of Philadelphia (CAMP) will host their Legacy of Love Artist Ball at the African American Museum in Philadelphia. This event will recognize those who have shaped our artistic landscape and their impact in the arts. We want to celebrate the people [...]

2017 Happening List Red Carpet Photos

2017-06-27T00:13:00+00:00 June 27th, 2017|

Photography by Alison Dunlap Tens of thousands of locals voted to name the most happening people, places, events, and businesses in the Greater Philadelphia region in the 2017 Happening List. On Thursday, June 22, 2017, hundreds walked the red carpet in celebration of the Philadelphia, Montgomery County, and Northern Delaware communities at the 2017 Happening List Red Carpet [...]

5 Great Places to Take Wedding Photos in Philadelphia

2017-03-16T13:49:21+00:00 March 16th, 2017|

Philadelphia offers so many great places to say "I Do".  The city of Philadelphia is easy to get to, offers reasonable prices,  and has plenty of places to house and entertain out of town guests. It's no wonder, then, that so many brides and grooms decide to have their big day right here in the [...]

(Blood) Thirsty For More? iTunes and Global DVD Release Dates Announced for Locally-Shot Film Starring Ice-T

2017-02-21T16:40:15+00:00 February 18th, 2017|

  Fans of vampire horror-action movies have something new to sink their teeth into. Speakeasy Pictures and Impulse-FX have announced the Feb 21 iTunes pre-sale and the March 7  Blu-ray/DVD combo pack and Digital HD release of the the period action thriller Bloodrunners. The latest feature written by writer-director Dan Lantz centers on a turf [...]

Local Authors Pen ‘Pretty Little World’–a Modern Twist on Communal Living in the City of Brotherly Love

2017-02-22T14:04:14+00:00 February 18th, 2017|

In Pretty Little World, authors and real-life friends and former Philadelphia neighbors, Elizabeth LaBan and Melissa DePino present a snapshot of three modern families with a sentimental yearning for community. The three families can't imagine life without one another--until one family outgrows their tiny row house. In a bid to stay together, a crazy idea [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: February 17-19

2017-02-14T19:11:36+00:00 February 14th, 2017|

Happy President's Day Weekend! Between basking in the post-Valentine's Day joy, the start of celebrating Mardi Gras, and the thrill of 3 days off, this weekend is bound to be a great one!   Mummers Mardi Gras Parade February 18th 11am-6pm - Main Street Manayunk  The Mummers aren't only for enjoying on New Years Day, [...]