Meet your 2016 Movers & Shakers: Jen Leary

2016-11-15T17:39:25+00:00 October 13th, 2016|

Philly Happening has been hard at work naming the top 10 Movers and Shakers of 2016 and the much anticipated list is out! We’re taking the opportunity to shine the spotlight on each one of the amazing people who made this year's list. Jen Leary is the founder of the Red Paw Emergency Relief Team. Her [...]

Meet your 2016 Movers & Shakers: Colleen Kelly Howard

2016-10-11T10:28:28+00:00 October 11th, 2016|

  Philly Happening has been hard at work naming the top 10 Movers and Shakers of 2016 and the much anticipated list is out! We’re taking the opportunity to shine the spotlight on each one of the amazing people who made this years list. Colleen Kelly Howard is a dedicated mother of three girls and [...]

Strength and Service: Philadelphia’s Erica Webster Competes in Ms. Veteran America Pageant on Sunday

2016-10-07T13:30:43+00:00 October 7th, 2016|

Erica Webster (left) and Charlynda Scales, contestants of the Ms. Veteran America Pageant, appeared on Good Morning Washington on Sept. 26. Grit and Glamour: Several months ago, Erica (Walsh) Webster spoke with Philly Happening about her participation in the Ms. Veteran American Pageant. Webster is a native of Roxborough and currently lives in Lafayette Hill. [...]

Happening Hero: Jennifer Pownall, Making Gray Matter

2016-09-18T19:44:29+00:00 September 18th, 2016|

Have you ever though of how you might handle a difficult diagnosis like 3 Meningioma Brain Tumors?  What if that diagnosis came to you a week before Christmas?  Something like that might cause a person to want to bury their head in the sand, but when that diagnosis was explained to Jennifer Pownall of Northeast Philadelphia in [...]

Bloodrunners Has Something for Everyone to Sink Their Teeth Into

2016-08-26T15:31:26+00:00 August 26th, 2016|

   Local actress, Kelly Buterbaugh, on the set of Bloodrunners, a locally-filmed movie. Blood. Prohibition. Vampires. Speakeasies. These are the themes that run thicker than blood through the new, locally-filmed movie, Bloodrunners. The film, which features Ice-T, the legendary gangsta hip-hop emcee and Law & Order SVU actor,  will be shown this weekend in Philadelphia [...]

Blood is Thicker than Water: Locally-filmed movie, Bloodrunners, Debuts at Private Actor’s Screening

2016-08-27T12:57:39+00:00 August 26th, 2016|

Local actress, Julie Ek (left) with Airen Delamater, and Ice-T, on the set of Bloodrunners, a locally filmed movie.  Blood. Prohibition. Vampires. Speakeasies. These are the themes that run thicker than blood through the new, locally-filmed movie, Bloodrunners. The film, which features Ice-T, the legendary gangsta hip-hop emcee and Law & Order SVU actor,  will [...]

The Golden Gardner: Five Facts about Local Olympic Champion English Gardner

2016-08-22T21:41:04+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|

In the final weekend of the Rio Olympic Games, local track and field star, English Gardner, won a gold medal as part of the women's 4 x100 m. relay. Gardner, 24, born in Philadelphia and raised in Vorhees Township, N.J., is a 2010 graduate of Eastern Regional High School in South Jersey. On Saturday, Aug. 22, [...]

As Seen on Shark Tank: PiperWai – A Philadelphia Success

2016-07-25T17:52:33+00:00 July 25th, 2016|

Jess Edelstein (Left) and Sarah Ribner (Right) Co-founders of PiperWai. Photo courtesy of PiperWai.com Jess Edelstein, who grew up on the main line and now calls South Philadelphia home, had a problem.  She wanted a natural solution to underarm sweat and nothing on the market was cutting it. So like any good future-entrepreneur she [...]

The Accidental Entrepreneur: Jennifer Sherlock, Media Maven

2016-06-27T11:43:27+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|

  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! From news reporter to public relations expert and networking extraordinaire, Jennifer Sherlock continues to push Philadelphia communications to new heights Never in "a million years" did Jennifer Sherlock think [...]

2016 Philly Happening List Red Carpet Bash Interviews

2017-03-15T12:34:48+00:00 June 15th, 2016|

On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016, hundreds of Philadelphia’s most happening hit the red carpet to celebrate the 2016 Philly Happening List at Front & Palmer. Happening List Winners and Finalists from the best realtors to the tastiest chefs to the most in-demand stylists and entertainers came to celebrate their achievements. They walked the red carpet, chatted with Philly Happening TV, feasted [...]