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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 […]

Philadelphia Weekly’s FREE Concerts in the Park

Philadelphia Weekly’s FREE Concerts in the Park

Philadelphia Weekly is thrilled to announce the return of its free annual “PW’s Concerts in the Park,” presented by KIND Healthy Snacks, set for two consecutive Wednesdays in Rittenhouse Square, August 13th and 20th, beginning at 6pm. Now in its 24th crowd-pleasing year, “PW’s Concerts in the Park” brings all-ages audiences out to Center City […]

Photo of the Week: Summer Sunsets

Photo of the Week: Summer Sunsets

Summer sunsets in the city are always breath taking. The way the light shines through the buildings or along the river always make for spectacular views. We love this peaceful shot from reader Chris. 

Rock Against MS at Dobbs

Rock Against MS at Dobbs

The Legendary Dobbs, together with Hard Attack Entertainment, proudly present a benefit show to raise money for Rock Against MS. Multiple Sclerosis is a disease that affects more than 400,000 people in the U.S. and 2.1 million worldwide. ROCK AGAINST MS FOUNDATION will provide services from a three (3) grant resource system, which will provide daily […]

Summer Smoothie Recipes

Summer Smoothie Recipes

Smoothies can be found everywhere today, from small corner organic shops to super chain’s such as McDonald’s, Wawa, Starbucks. We aren’t complaining because we love a cold fruity smoothie, especially on a hot summer day or when there just isn’t quite enough time for lunch. Smoothies are super easy to make at home with a […]

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 […]