Start Your Engines
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East Passyunk Avenue is revving up for the 9th Annual Car Show and Street Festival on Sunday, July 27, 2014, from Noon to 5:00pm, on EPA…

Start Your Engines for the 9th Annual Car Sho…
Can You Dig It?
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The area’s newest theme park is a diggin’ good time! Your family can scoop up all the fun with just…

Can You Dig It? The Area’s Newest Attraction
Top 10 Baby Names
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Every Parent can relate to the excitement, anxiety, and analytic process of deciding on the perfect name for their beautiful…

Oh Baby! Pennsylvania’s Most Popular Baby Nam…
SIPS Returns!
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Center City SIPS is back, starting June 4th with terrific drink and food specials and many of Center City's hottest…

Hump Day Just Got More Exciting!
Summer Traffic Jam
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It's going to be a rough summer for commuters traveling from Southern New Jersey to Philadelphia, with big construction projects…

Traffic Troubles From New Jersey to Philly Th…
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Go For a Merry-Go-Round!

Go For a Merry-Go-Round!

Friday, July 25th is National Carousel Day and Franklin Square in Center City is celebrating with Buy-one-get-one-free tickets for the Parx Liberty Carousel.  Carousel tickets are only $3 for riders 2 years and up.   Here’s some interesting Carousel history from Carousel News and Trader: National Carousel (Merry-Go-Round) Day July 25th. One of the hundreds of little […]

Pennsylvania Dutch Festival Returns!

Pennsylvania Dutch Festival Returns!

Celebrate the traditions, foods and crafts of the Pennsylvania Dutch at the 25th annual Pennsylvania Dutch Festival at the Reading Terminal Market. The three-​day festival will take place in the Market’s Center Court seating area and will feature handmade crafts and traditional foods. On Saturday, the festival also moves outdoors on Arch Street to create a country […]

Top 5 Tips for Pet Poisoning Emergencies

Top 5 Tips for Pet Poisoning Emergencies

ASPCA sees hundreds of thousands of pet poisoning cases each year, so they’ve come up with the Top 5 Tips for Pet Poisoning Emergencies.  Check out their top 5 tips for what to do in a pet poisoning emergency below. 1. Be Prepared Before an emergency arises, save your veterinarian’s phone number, the phone number to the […]

Free Cupcakes If You Can Lady Gaga Your Polka Dots

Free Cupcakes If You Can Lady Gaga Your Polka Dots

What do Kermit, Cupcakes and Lady Gaga have in common? If you’re as stumped as we were be comforted in knowing it means FREEBIE ALERT!  Kermit’s Bake Shoppe in South Philly is celebrating their 1st birthday all week long by offering FREE funfetti cupcakes to the first 20 customers each day. To get your free […]

Events at Campbell Square

Events at Campbell Square

If you live in the Port Richmond section you probably know all about the terrific events offered by the Friends of Campbell Square. For those that want to know more, check out all these family friendly, FREE, Happenings at Campbell Square, located at the corner of Belgrade Street and East Allegheny Ave.   Wednesday, July […]

Old City Restaurant Week is Here!

Old City Restaurant Week is Here!

Yet another reason to LOVE summer in Philly! Old City kicks off their first Restaurant Week on July 20th! Old City, the original “dining destination”, is kicking off its first ever Restaurant Week. Old City has long been known for great restaurants, bars, cafes and coffee shops. Each has its own personality and is locally owned and […]

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Start Your Engines for the 9th Annual Car Show and Street Festival

  East Passyunk Avenue is revving up for the 9th Annual Car Show and Street Festival on Sunday, July 27, 2014, from Noon to 5:00pm, on EPA between Broad and Dickinson streets.  More than 140 cars, motorcycles and trucks are expected to compete for Best of Show and other top honors.  The accompanying street festival will feature live music, circus performances, street vendors, rack sales, kids’ activities […]

Can You Dig It? The Area’s Newest Attraction

Can You Dig It? The Area’s Newest Attraction

The area’s newest theme park is a diggin’ good time! Your family can scoop up all the fun with just a short drive to SoJo. Diggerland USA is a construction themed adventure park where children and their families drive, ride, and operate heavy machinery in a safe family-friendly outdoor environment that spans over 14 acres. […]

Photo of the Week: A Backstage View

This week’s photo of the week is brought to you by Radio DJ Nik the Web Chick (Mix 106′s, q102, Radio 104.5) from Radio 104.5′s Block Party this weekend. Follow Nik on instagram!

Photo of the Week: Walk To Cure Arthritis

Photo of the Week: Walk To Cure Arthritis

On May 17th locals participated in the annual Walk to Cure Arthritis to help find a cure by participating in and fundraising for the event. Formerly Arthritis Walk, Walk to Cure Arthritis is the Arthritis Foundation’s signature, national fundraising event to prevent, control and cure the nation’s leading cause of disability.