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

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

Holiday Gift List: The Frame Shop of Conshohocken

The Frame Shop of Conshohocken makes the Art of giving easy. Our custom framing services transforms the ordinary, into extraordinary. Think unique and frame something out of the ordinary: child’s art, family pet photo, puzzle, album cover, or sports memorabilia. It needn’t be flat. Imagine something sentimental in a shadowbox: pair of baby shoes, tools, [...]

Pick 3 Weekend Events: May 18-20

May is certainly heating up here in Philadelphia and what better way to cool down than with a cold beer and some good food?  We've got lot's of options for you to do just that all weekend long!     Return of Parks on Tap May 17-21 - Azalea Garden Back for the second year, [...]

Philly Happening Artist Series: Steve Teare, Pet Caricaturist

Teare's specialty is anthropomorphic illustrations of pets dressed up like the elite of yesteryear.   The Philly Happening Artist Series is a reoccurring feature that  showcases unique Philadelphia artists. By Devon Hamilton for Philly Happening Have you ever dreamed of having your cat and dog’s personalities captured in colorful brushstrokes, as your favorite characters from The X-Files, Scully [...]

‘Greatest Gift’: Newly-Crowned Miss Philadelphia Advocates for Premature Birth Awareness

 The newly-crowned Miss Philadelphia, Nia Andrews, at The Logan after her victory on Feb. 25.   When Nia Andrews was nine, her sister, Bria, was born three months early. The baby had a 40 percent chance of survival, but beat the odds. "She was a miracle. She was so strong," said Andrews, the newly-crowned Miss Philadelphia. Bria [...]

5 Best Places to Get Corned Beef and Cabbage on St. Patrick’s Day

  Hungry for corned beef in Philadelphia? You're in luck! Corned beef, a salt-cured and seasoned beef brisket is a St. Patrick's Day tradition. Philadelphia, recently ranked one of the top cities in the country to celebrate St. Patrick's Day by wallethub.com, has plenty of options for getting your corned beef and cabbage fix. Here [...]

Find Your Motion: Melissa Weinberg Inspires Others to Move Toward Wellness

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 a traditional business career didn't bring Melissa Weinberg fulfillment, she took a chance and pursued her passion for movement.   Melissa Weinberg has always loved to move. From the [...]