DJ Perry Angelozzi Returns to Play the 2017 Happening List Bash

2017-06-06T16:46:33-04:00June 5th, 2017|

DJ Perry Angelozzi Bring your dancing shoes to the 2017 Happening List Red Carpet Bash, featuring one of the region's most popular DJs- DJ Perry Angelozzi. Throughout his accomplished career, which includes four consecutive Philly Happening List wins  as well as a 2015 Best of CBS Philly 2015 award, DJ Perry Angelozzi has entertained thousands – as the Resident [...]

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

2017-03-11T17:16:59-05:00March 11th, 2017|

 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 [...]

Maria Ferzola-Lipiros: Entrepreneur, Teacher, and Inspiration

2017-02-13T12:39:49-05:00February 2nd, 2017|

  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 Maria Ferzola-Lipiros can't find a solution, she creates one.  After working as a school teacher in Philadelphia, Maria Ferzola-Lipiros saw a huge need for high-quality one-on-one classroom [...]

Amber Wanner: CEO and Matchmaker Extraordinaire

2017-02-12T19:53:29-05:00January 22nd, 2017|

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! Amber Wanner had a knack for finding people jobs, so why not find them love, too?    Amber Wanner worked at a tech recruiting company while earning her B.S. [...]

“A Franklin for All Seasons and All Reasons”: Robling Portrays Founding Father with Intelligence and Passion

2018-01-16T22:25:25-05:00January 18th, 2017|

"When I talk to students—I emphasize that as soon as is possible for you, work at something you love. Many of us spend a lot of years not doing that. Eventually I was able to make a living doing what I love doing. It really makes a difference."~ Bill Robling, historic interpreter of Benjamin Franklin, [...]

The Complete List of Philadelphia’s Top 10 Movers & Shakers of 2016!

2016-11-15T19:04:59-05:00November 15th, 2016|

After weeks of searching, dozens of nominees, and the hard work of our Happening Media judges, we are proud to announce the complete list of our inaugural Philadelphia movers & shakers of 2016! Over the course of the last month, we have individually profiled these amazing people. Click on their individual links to view their [...]

Meet Your 2016 Movers & Shakers: Robert Schwartz

2016-11-21T07:41:05-05:00October 27th, 2016|

Philly Happening is proud to announce the inaugural list of  top 10 Philadelphia Movers & Shakers of 2016! Philadelphia’s Movers &  Shakers were nominated by readers and selected by Philly Happening and its Publishers at Happenings Media. Over the course of the month, we will be shining a spotlight on each one of the amazing people who made the list. [...]

Meet Your 2016 Movers & Shakers: Dana Weber

2016-10-27T18:53:52-04:00October 27th, 2016|

Philly Happening is proud to announce the inaugural list of  top 10 Philadelphia Movers & Shakers of 2016! Philadelphia’s Movers &  Shakers were nominated by readers and selected by Philly Happening and its Publishers at Happenings Media. Over the course of the month, we will be shining a spotlight on each one of the amazing people who made the list. [...]

For the Glory of Old State: This Weekend’s Penn State 5k Supports Local College Students

2016-10-26T08:46:18-04:00October 25th, 2016|

Bianca Portillo-Maldonado of northeast Philadelphia is a Penn State Philadelphia Chapter scholarship winner. Bianca Portillo-Maldonado, the daughter of Guatemalan immigrants, was born and raised in northeast Philadelphia. She is a junior at Penn State University, studying broadcast journalism and digital media. She is a scholarship recipient of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association. This [...]

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