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Win tickets to Blue Mountain Ski Area's Summit Aerial Park with #PinkysFreebies!...

Win tickets to Blue Mountain Ski Area's Summit Aerial Park with #PinkysFreebies! In addition to a new high ropes challenge course, Blue Mountain offers Disc Golf, Downhill Mountain Biking, Outdoor Laser Tag, Climbing Walls & so much more! ow.ly/MHAhp

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Gross Clinic (The)

...the three-store brick home to provide a studio for Eakins. The home is at 1727-29 Mount Vernon Street in the Spring Garden section of Philadelphia. In 1965, the building was named a national...

The painter Thomas Eakins was born in Philadelphia in 1844 and spent the majority of his life and career in the city. He died in 1916 at his lifelong home at 1729 Mount Vernon Street. (Historical Society of Pennsylvania)

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...doctor in anticipation of the Centennial Exhibition of 1876. The photographer's gallery was at 712 Arch Street in Philadelphia, just a few blocks from Gross's base at Jefferson Medical College...

Charles Bregler’s Thomas Eakins Collection, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 118 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

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#ArtSplash is back. Creative play for the whole family, all summer long. June 30...

#ArtSplash is back. Creative play for the whole family, all summer long. June 30–September 7. Presented by PNC Arts Alive. http://ow.ly/Nf3Q8

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Branching Out 5-21-2015

...Using Library Resources to Create a Winning Business Plan 6:30 p.m. May 27. 1901 Vine St. 215-686-5322...

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Charles Santore Branch: Our Sun, Our Star Family Science Program 3 p.m. May 21; Story Jams 10:30 and English as a Second Language Beginner Class 12:30 p.m. May 26. 932 South 7th Street. 215-686-1766.

Fumo Family Branch: Fumo Book Club 1 p.m. May 21; Minecraft Club 2 p.m. May 23; Toddler Storytime 10 a.m. May 26; Arabic Class for Children 5:30-7 p.m. May 27. 2437 S. Broad St. 215-685-1758.

Thomas F. Donatucci Sr. Branch: LEAP After School Activities 3-5:30 p.m. daily; Yoga for Adults 6:30 p.m. May 21; Crafts Session 4:30 p.m. May 26. 1935 Shunk St. 215-685-1755.

...Club 4 p.m. and Yoga Class for Adults 6:30 p.m. May 27. 200 Snyder Ave. 215-685-1754...

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Larry Dubinski on Genghis Khan and Philadelphia

...409.6600). My kids love art, as well, so we go to The Barnes Foundation (2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA, 215.278.7200) and Philadelphia Museum of Art (2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, 215...

Osteria (640 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA, 215.763.0920), Amada (217-219 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA, 215.625.2450...

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It’s great. The Franklin Institute (222 N. 20th St., Philadelphia, PA, 215.448.1200) is a great institution. We are the most visited museum...

The Philadelphia Zoo (3400 W. Girard Ave., Philadelphia, PA, 215.243.1100) is such a great place to go with the kids...

...the kids. I love going to the historical sites with my family, from Independence Hall (520 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA, 215.965.2305) to the Betsy Ross House (239 Arch St., Philadelphia, PA...

...Independence Hall (520 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA, 215.965.2305) to the Betsy Ross House (239 Arch St., Philadelphia, PA, 215.686.1252) to the National Constitution Center (525 Arch St., Philadelphia, PA...

...Ross House (239 Arch St., Philadelphia, PA, 215.686.1252) to the National Constitution Center (525 Arch St., Philadelphia, PA, 215.409.6600). My kids love art, as well, so we go to...

Osteria (640 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA, 215.763.0920), Amada (217-219 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA, 215.625.2450) and the Continental (1801 Chestnut St.,, Philadelphia, PA, 215.567...

...763.0920), Amada (217-219 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA, 215.625.2450) and the Continental (1801 Chestnut St.,, Philadelphia, PA, 215.567.1800) are all great. To me, those give them a great...

...if they want a drink, I’ll take them to The Franklin Mortgage & Investment Co. (112 S. 18th St., Philadelphia, PA, 267.467.3277)—another great place to take out-of-towners...

19 hours ago

Hammer of Glory Rally and Opening Tap Night

6:45 am – CBS 3 – 1600 Spring Garden St

5:39 pm – London Grill – 2301 Fairmount Ave

6:02 pm – Belgian Cafe – 601 N 21st St (21st & Green)

6:02 pm – Belgian Cafe – 601 N 21st St (21st & Green)

6:25 pm – Kite & Key - 1836 Callowhill Street (19th & Callowhill)

6:25 pm – Kite & Key - 1836 Callowhill Street (19th & Callowhill)

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7:55 am – FOX 29 – 330 Market St

8:18 am – Red Owl – 433 Chestnut St

9:47 am – Hop Angel Brauhaus – 7980 Oxford Ave

10:55 am – Grey Lodge – 6235 Frankford Ave

11:18 am – SawTown – 4717 Princeton Ave

11:56 am – St. Benjamin Brewing – 1710 N 5th St

12:29 pm – Philly Brewing – 2440 Frankford Ave

12:50 pm – Johnny Brendas – 1201 Frankford Ave (Frankford & Girard)

12:50 pm – Johnny Brendas – 1201 Frankford Ave (Frankford & Girard)

1:15 pm – Bar Ferdinand/El Camino – 1030 N 2nd St

1:33 pm – Standard Tap – 901 2nd St (2nd & Poplar)

1:59 pm – SugarHouse Casion – 1001 N Delaware Ave

2:37 pm – Garage – 1231 E Passyunk Ave

3:02 pm – 12 Steps Down – 767 S 9th St

3:45 pm – Time – 1315 Sansom St

4:28 pm – Jose Pistolas – 263 S 15th St

5:01 pm – Institute Bar – 549 N 12th St (12th & Green Sts)

6:58 pm – Opening Tap – At 23rd St Armory at 22 S 23rd St

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Happy birthday to Henri Rousseau, who was born on this day in 1844. In this pain...

Happy birthday to Henri Rousseau, who was born on this day in 1844. In this painting, which was completed shortly after Rousseau’s marriage to Josephine Noury, the artist and his wife symbolize the “present” referred to in the title. The “past” appears above them as the specters of their former spouses.

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Revived from the Barnes archives, it's #ThrowbackThursday! In the summer of 1924...

Revived from the Barnes archives, it's #ThrowbackThursday! In the summer of 1924, Dr. Barnes asked Paul Philippe Cret to build a simple, one-story tea house to replace an old spring house at the rear of the property. The tea house had an oak interior, a fireplace, two bookcases, and two cupboards. #tbt

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We love art because it’s personal. The Museum’s encyclopedic collection of 230,0...

We love art because it’s personal. The Museum’s encyclopedic collection of 230,000+ objects is one of the best in the world, and invites you to discover your own creative spirit. http://ow.ly/Nd5nw

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Thank you to all the dancers who have joined us Wednesday mornings for Graham-ba...

Thank you to all the dancers who have joined us Wednesday mornings for Graham-based Modern Technique classes with Jeanne Ruddy! Classes will be on hiatus for the Summer, but will resume in Fall 2015.

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Mayor Michael Nutter kicks off the Saint-Gobain North America press conference f...

Mayor Michael Nutter kicks off the Saint-Gobain North America press conference for Future Sensations which opens at The The Oval on May 30th!

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French Post-Impressionist artist Henri Rousseau was born on this day in 1844. Kn...

French Post-Impressionist artist Henri Rousseau was born on this day in 1844. Known for painting many exotic scenes, this self-taught artist never even left France.

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Franklintown garage is sued months after alleged rape

The woman, 33, testified in a February preliminary hearing that Steven Woodson, 32, of Pittsburgh, raped her between two cars in the garage at 17th and Callowhill streets about 10:30 a.m. Jan. 1. She escaped after running naked in front of a passing car in the garage to get attention.

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Ready for Superhero Weekend? We've added so much to this incredible lineup! From...

Ready for Superhero Weekend? We've added so much to this incredible lineup! From FIREFIGHTER Andy Brown, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia CLINICIAN Melissa to the Heroes Alliance with #Avenger, #XMen & #SpiderMan characters! And who can forget Spider-Man himself & #CaptainAmerica! Check out more at ow.ly/N8VRD

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Local jazz guitarist Rick Lowenberg assembles world-class musicians for modern i...

Local jazz guitarist Rick Lowenberg assembles world-class musicians for modern interpretations of jazz standards this week at #ArtAfterFive. http://ow.ly/NcY9T

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