Sports Illustrated “Football’s Greatest” Author talks Philly Sports

Looking for the perfect gift for the sport's fan in your family? Check out Football's Greatest,  written by the editors of Sports Illustrated, this is the ideal present for any football fan. Philly Happening recently had the opportunity to speak with Bill Syken, a Philadelphia based Sports Illustrated editor, to answer a few questions about [...]

Philly Honors Eagle’s Player – Dawkins #20

Philly loves WEAPON X, player #20, Brian Dawkins and they wholeheartedly welcomed him into Lincoln Financial Field last night during the halftime show of the Eagles v. Giants game for a stellar celebration in honor of his retirement. Dawkins jersey #20 was officially retired during a pre-game ceremony held inside the Linc at 6:00 pm, [...]

Aloha Shane Victorino

With a heavy heart today Phillies fans all over learned that after eight consecutive seasons with the Philadelphia Phillies, Shane Victorino will say aloha Philly and well, aloha Los Angeles Dodgers. Trading Victorino to LA means the Phillies have acquired right-hander Josh Lindblom, right-hander Ethan Martin and a player to be named later or cash (as [...]

PHILADELPHIA CELEBRATES THE GRAND OPENING OF XFINITY LIVE!

A PREMIER DINING AND ENTERTAINMENT VENUE PART OF THE WELLS FARGO COMPLEX Over the weekend, Philadelphia welcomed the end of March with the official grand opening of XFINITY Live! Philadelphia, the much talked about and highly anticipated indoor/outdoor dining and entertainment district part of the Wells Fargo Complex in South Philly. The public [...]

Shane Victorino appears on Hawaii-Five O

  Before jetting off to Clearwater for spring training with the Philadelphia Phillies, center fielder Shane Victorino, a.k.a the Flyin’ Hawaiian,  guest starred on the CBS television show Hawaii-Five-O. By the looks of it Victorino can do more than play ball, look out Hollywood! […]

Photo of the week

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day which is only 6 days away and the Phillies season starting in just 3 short weeks, we thought we’d tease you with this Photo of the Week once again brought to you by the talented Tony and Amy Hoffer of Hoffer Photography. […]