Johnson & Johnson Innovation Launches the JPOD @ Philadelphia QuickFire Challenge

2018-09-26T11:31:47+00:00September 25th, 2018|

Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS today announced the launch of the JPOD @ Philadelphia QuickFire Challenge at The MedTech Conference during a panel discussing the growing health care ecosystem in Philadelphia. In honor of the new JPOD @ Philadelphia opening at the Pennovation Center in collaboration with JLABS and the University of Pennsylvania, the JPOD @ [...]

Happening List 2018 is Winding Down

2018-02-26T10:42:19+00:00February 26th, 2018|

The Happening List®, our signature competition, has been white-hot with voting this year.  Voting kicked off back in mid January, and on February 28th at midnight, voting will close.  It's been a great year for the Happening List, with 4,367 nominees across 276 categories. If you haven't voted yet, there is still time!  Head over to [...]

Making it Happening Charity Spotlight: Angel Flight East

2017-12-13T12:20:09+00:00December 13th, 2017|

By Betsy Natter Imagine having a medical condition that required treatment that was only available at a location far from your home. How would you get there and could you afford transportation? If there were no other options for care, what would you do? For thousands of people across the county, that very scenario is [...]

Ignite Your Sound with Monster Firecracker Debuted at the Budweiser Made in America Festival

2017-10-05T22:02:49+00:00October 5th, 2017|

Picture this - it's Friday at 5pm. You pack up your bags at work, walk outside, and grab the bus to head home. It's a beautiful day so you stop off to sit at a bench in your neighborhood park for a bit. You look around. What do you see? Most likely,  it's people in [...]

Artists Honoring Their Own

2017-09-05T17:48:32+00:00September 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 [...]

Top Attorney Guide

2017-10-05T18:31:55+00:00July 13th, 2017|

Discover the Greater Philadelphia region's top legal talent: Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP Centre Square West 1500 Market Street, Suite 3400 Philadelphia, PA 19102 T: 215.665.3156 F: 215.665.3165 www.obermayer.com Janene B. Reilly assists clients in estate planning and estate and trust administration. Her experience settling complex estate and trust administrations has made her an [...]

2017 Happening List Hall of Fame

2017-07-31T18:21:01+00:00July 5th, 2017|

The community has spoken! With thousands of local people, places, and businesses competing in the most competitive Happening List contest ever, a select few have taken home top honors as Winners and Finalists in the 2017 Philly Happening List Competition. More 2017 Happening List Coverage: Video Recap Red Carpet Photos From family fun to automotive experts to the [...]

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

2017-02-22T14:04:14+00:00February 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 [...]

Maria Ferzola-Lipiros: Entrepreneur, Teacher, and Inspiration

2017-02-13T12:39:49+00:00February 2nd, 2017|

  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 Maria Ferzola-Lipiros can't find a solution, she creates one.  After working as a school teacher in Philadelphia, Maria Ferzola-Lipiros saw a huge need for high-quality one-on-one classroom [...]

Amber Wanner: CEO and Matchmaker Extraordinaire

2017-02-12T19:53:29+00:00January 22nd, 2017|

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! Amber Wanner had a knack for finding people jobs, so why not find them love, too?    Amber Wanner worked at a tech recruiting company while earning her B.S. [...]