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New $35 Million School of Business to Grace the Streets of Northwest Philly

New $35 Million School of Business to Grace the Streets of Northwest Philly

Philadelphia is home to many colleges and universities, a number of whom are touted regularly for new construction and gifts they’ve received from donors. Others, like La Salle University, you don’t hear about quite as frequently. This week, however, La Salle stole the spotlight as it broke ground and marked one of the most significant projects […]

Lilly Oncology Brings New Hope Mural to Philly

Lilly Oncology Brings New Hope Mural to Philly

Lilly Oncology, the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship, Fox Chase Cancer Center and the American Association for Cancer Research are teaming up on Thursday, September 18 to create a community art mural – to be hung in Northeast Philadelphia – that honors cancer patients and survivors. This is all part of something called The Hope […]

Burlington Open a NEW Local Store

Burlington Open a NEW Local Store

A celebration of job creation, community and shopping Burlington, a leading national off-price retailer, is opening a brand new location in Philadelphia, located at 7301 Castor Avenue, on Friday, October 24, 2014. The retailer will host a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate jobs, community, and of course, shopping at 9:30 am that day. Along with the […]

CRAFT PHILA returns to Center City!

CRAFT PHILA returns to Center City!

CRAFT PHILA: Liberty Bell is holding its first Fall show on Saturday, September 13th from 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.and Sunday, September 14th from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Presented at the epicenter of American History, surrounded by iconic monuments and greenery, the outdoor juried art fair is staged adjacent to the Liberty Bell Pavilion and Independence Mall. On […]

Mt. Airy’s Street Fare: Sip, Savor, Stroll

Mt. Airy’s Street Fare: Sip, Savor, Stroll

Mt. Airy’s Street Fare: Sip, Savor, Stroll returns on Thursday, September 18, 2014 with 50+ food trucks and restaurants serving gourmet eats and sips along Germantown Avenue (between Sedgwick and W. Mt. Airy Ave). Free admission, with food pay as you go. Street Fare pairs award-winning mobile food vendors with notable local restaurants for a […]

Moving Day Philly: A Walk to Stamp Out Parkinson’s

Moving Day Philly: A Walk to Stamp Out Parkinson’s

Take  a break from the Ice Bucket challenge and join the largest community event in the Greater Philadelphia region supporting people with Parkinson’s disease, their families and care-partners. Moving Day® Philly is a collaborative effort between the National Parkinson Foundation and The Parkinson Council. This event is a day of joining together to raise awareness […]

Cast of Comic Energy Philly TV Series

Philadelphia Comics Film New TV Series – You’re Invited!

Comic Energy Sketch Comedy Troupe has been around for nearly 15 years and after filming a pilot for TV will finally get the opportunity to produce the series. In a 10-episode format for WMCN-44 (beginning October 10th). Created by James Daly, the series will not only showcase the talent of 17 local comedic actors; it […]

Funky Bijou Pops Up in Old City Gallery

Funky Bijou Pops Up in Old City Gallery

Today, Funky Bijou, an online jewelry boutique run by a local Philadelphia Resident, announces it will host a week long Pop Up shop event in the heart of Philadelphia’s Old City District. Art Meets Fashion-A Pop Up Shop Event, will be held at 3rd St. Gallery at 45 N. 2nd St from August 23rd to […]

Miss Money Funny: Approved Splurges

Miss Money Funny: Approved Splurges

by Alyson M. Komyanek This month I am going to let you all in on a really big secret. Are you ready? Ok—here it goes…every once and a while it is OK to splurge. Can you believe that? Okay, now that the secret is out, you should know that there are rules for splurging too. For […]

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Mummers to Change Parade Route

Will the mummers change their march? A timeless Philadelphia tradition may shake things up this year in an attempt to bring the people back. The spectator population for the Annual Mummer’s Parade has slowly declined year after year, and many Mummers want to try to change the parade route to make it more appealing to […]