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Cannstatter Volkfest Photo Recap 2014

Cannstatter Volkfest Photo Recap 2014

Labor Day weekend is always a much anticipated time for many in the Philly area, yes the three day weekend is great, but the real reason is the annual Cannstatter Volkfest. This Labor Day weekend Cannstatter celebrated their 142nd year of the Volkfest, with authentic German food, bier, wares, music and more! It truly is […]

Oh Baby! Pennsylvania’s Most Popular Baby Names

Oh Baby! Pennsylvania’s Most Popular Baby Names

  Every Parent can relate to the excitement, anxiety, and analytic process of deciding on the perfect name for their beautiful new bundle of joy! The Social Security Administration lists the most popular baby names, searchable by state and year. This is not only really interesting (if you ask us), but also a great resource […]

Philly Storms The Voice Auditions

Philly Storms The Voice Auditions

Philly is representing BIG on the sixth season of NBC’s The Voice, with three locals who each had chair spinning auditions in the last couple weeks. Each contestant has chosen a mentor, with Philly representing on 3 out of 4 celeb teams – Team Blake, Team Adam, and Team Shakira. On night three of auditions […]

Happening List Winner Release Schedule

Happening List Winner Release Schedule

Now that the polls have closed on the 2014 Happening List people’s choice competition everyone wants to know…who won?! Philly Happening and Happenings Media perform a rigorous audit process over the coming weeks to ensure that all votes received are valid. Winners and finalists for the more than 100 categories will be released on the […]

Celebrity Sighting in Port Richmond

Celebrity Sighting in Port Richmond

On January 9th,  popular breakfast/lunch spot, Mercer Cafe, located in the heart of Port Richmond served celebrity Lisa Ling. Here is a photo from the Mercer Cafe Facebook page of her visit. Mercer Cafe, 2619 E. Westmoreland Ave, Philadelphia 19134

2013 in Review: Our Most Happening Articles

2013 in Review: Our Most Happening Articles

It seems like just a few weeks ago 2013 was sprinting out of the gate with our first ever Happening List, a people’s choice award recognizing the most happening people, places, events, services, and businesses in Philly. The sure flew for us here, and it’s easy to forget some of this biggest news and events […]

The HAPPENING LIST Is BACK!

The HAPPENING LIST Is BACK!

We are ringing in 2014 with a big announcement – The HAPPENING LIST returns January 1st! The Happening List is a people’s choice award granted to the most happening people, places, events, personalities, and establishments throughout Philly. So get ready to nominate your best of the best people and places in Philadelphia because nominations begin […]

Bakery Boss Buddy Does Philly and Your Invited

Bakery Boss Buddy Does Philly and Your Invited

TLC’s Bakery Boss, Buddy Valaro, recently paid a visit to South Philly’s own Oteri’s Italian Bakery to help them create a massive custom cake in celebration of Geno’s Steaks 47th Anniversary. Oteri’s cakes are their trademark – and they definitely left a mark with the 1,000 pound cheesesteak cake they crafted. To see Oteri’s staff […]

Credit: Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Dept

Photo of the Week: LOVE Pink

Take a walk past LOVE Park and check out the pink fountain, in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October). So fun, supportive, and colorful!

Is South Street Responsible For the “New Miley”?

Is South Street Responsible For the “New Miley”?

By now you are all probably well aware of Miley Cyrus’ recent MTV VMA performance, but did you know that Miley gives props to Philly for her transformation? In an upcoming issue of Rolling Stone, Miley talks about her days a Hannah Montana, the ever changing relationship with her famous Dad, Billy Ray Cyrus, and […]