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11 Things To Do In Philly This Weekend: Manayunk’s Winter Solstice, Festival of Lights at PMA and Kimmel, Franklin Flea Holiday Market and More

...Tickets are available for purchase online. Saturday, December 20th, 9 p.m., $15-$25, PhilaMOCA, 531 N. 12th Street...

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...music. For more information, click here. Friday, December 19th, 5 p.m., Canal View Park, 4430 Main Street...

...Friday, December 19th-Sunday, December 21st, various times, $5-$8, PFS Theater at the Roxy, 2023 Sansom Street...

...December 19th, 6 p.m.-9 p.m., $25 or free for members, Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway...

See the stars of tomorrow - students of The Rock School for Dance Education - perform an artistically challenging and beautiful holiday showpiece. Friday, December 19th and Saturday, December 20th, $23-43, The Merriam Theater, 250 South Broad Street. —Aubrey Nagle

...at Winterfest. Saturday, December 20th, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., The Historic Strawbridge's, 801 Market Street...

...music, 'Twas the Night Before Hanukkah. Sunday, December 21st, 1 p.m., The Kimmel Center, 300 S. Broad Street...

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Philly film collector finds the weird and wonderful in old 16 mm home movies

McInerney will screen both films this evening at 8 at the art collective Vox Populi (319 N. 11th St., Philadelphia), where he is vice president, as part of a fundraising event.  The films will be accompanied with live music by Michael Lenert, aka Lettuce Prey, who can be heard in this video.

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Students say state's treatment of Philadelphia schools a form of violence

More than a hundred students and supporters took to the steps of 440 N. Broad St. to demand justice for those lost and for the unequal system of education in the...

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Philly film collector finds the wierd and wonderful in old 16 mm home movies

McInerney will screen both films this evening at 8 at the art collective Vox Populi (319 N. 11th St., Philadelphia), where he is vice president, as part of a fundraising event.  The films will be accompanied with live music by Michael Lenert, aka Lettuce Prey, who can be heard in this video.

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Strange Meats: The Soupie Premiere @ PhilaMOCA on January 3rd

Tickets are only $6 and can be purchased here. PhilaMOCA is located at 531 N 12th Street and the doors open at 8pm. Start your 2015 off right with this informative and TASTY event!  And while you’re at it, get a few tickets for your friends and family; makes a great holiday gift!

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Hundreds turn out for 'Homeless Persons Memorial Day'

The Rev. Domenic Rossi remembered John Smulligan Jr., a 30-year-old graduate of New York University, whose body was "found in a pile of snow" at Ninth Street and Ridge Avenue in January.

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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

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Blatstein files appeal of city casino decision

...Market Streets, and the Provence, Blatstein's proposal for a multi-faceted casino/hotel at 400 N. Broad St., the former Inquirer building...

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New Year’s Eve In Philadelphia 2015: Complete Guide To New Year’s Eve Parties, Galas, Concerts, Events And More

Electric Factory, 421 N. 7th Street, 9 p.m., $40-$100. The fantastical Gogol Bordello puts on a nearly indescribable stage...

Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill Street, 9 p.m., $30-$40. The subterranean Underground Arts venue in the Callowhill neighborhood hosts...

Callowhill, 339 North 11th Street, 9 p.m., $25-$30. Spend New Year’s Eve with grooving go-go dancers...

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SugarHouse Casino, 1001 N. Delaware Avenue, 10 p.m., $75. In addition to presenting both New Year’s fireworks shows, SugarHouse...

FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard, 11 p.m., $15. One of the newest attractions on the Delaware River Waterfront, FringeArts...

Hyatt Regency Philadelphia at Penn’s Landing, 201 S. Columbus Boulevard, 4 p.m. or 8 p.m. seatings, $110-$169. The Hyatt Regency Philadelphia at...

Independence Seaport Museum, 211 S. Columbus Boulevard, 4 p.m., $10-$13.50. The Independence Seaport Museum at Penn’s Landing is...

The Olde Bar, 125 Walnut Street, 8-10 p.m., $195. All of the new elements of the soon-to-open...

Hotel Monaco, 433 Chestnut Street, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $150+. Red Owl Tavern and Stratus Lounge at the...

Xfinity Live!, 1100 Pattison Avenue, 8 p.m.-2 a.m., $79-$189. The multiple venues at Xfinity Live team...

The Downtown Club, 600 Chestnut Street, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $145-$200+. Spend the last hours of 2014 in...

Union Trust, 717 Chestnut Street, 8 p.m.-2 a.m., $119-$209. The 10,000-square foot, bi-level...

Pyramid Club, 1735 Market Street, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., $135-$140. Now in its 10th year, the annual...

Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, Broad and Spruce streets, 7:30 p.m., $65+. The Philadelphia Orchestra and conductor Yannick Nézet-S...

Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral, 13 S. 38 Street, 4 p.m., $16.50-$47.50. Composed in 1734 by Johann Sebastian Bach, the...

Milkboy, 1100 Chestnut Street, 8 p.m., free. True to its name, Milkboy Philadelphia’s Free NYE party hosts live music from The Paper Shakers, Thee Idea Men, The GTVs and Foxtrot & The Get Down, plus free snacks and a free whiskey toast at midnight. MORE INFO

World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street, 10 p.m., $30-$35. At University City music venue World Cafe Live, both the...

Theater of Living Arts, 334 South Street, 8:30 p.m. $26.50. At South Street’s TLA, Radio 104.5 presents Anthony Green on New Year’s Eve with openers I Can Make a Mess Like Nobody’s Business, Elder Brother, Aaron West and the Roaring Twenties. MORE INFO

Boot & Saddle, 1131 S. Broad Street, 10 p.m., $45. Hit the South Broad venue to hear the dreamy indie pop sounds of A Sunny Day in Glasgow with openers Starwood and Jason Bartell. The evening kicks off at 10 p.m. and continues until 2 a.m. with an open bar and all those tunes. MORE INFO

Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom Street, 8:15 and 10:30 p.m., $35-$59. Have your last laugh of 2014...

Center City, 300 S. Broad Street, $150. Chef Jose Garces’ Volver at the Kimmel Center is offering three different ways to...

Rittenhouse, 50 S. 16th Street, 7:30 p.m., $35-$145. Welcome 2015 37 floors above street level at R2L...

Rittenhouse, 116 S. 18th Street, 9 p.m., $40-$150. Dance into the New Year at Vango, a multilevel nightclub with a rooftop deck in the heart of Rittenhouse. New Year’s Eve admission packages start at $40, and go all the way up to more than $150 for bottle service. MORE INFO

Rittenhouse, 258 S. 15th Street, 9 p.m., $85-$125. Sing in the New Year at Center City’s dueling piano bar Howl at the Moon. Two ticket packages are available — a standing room deal for $85 with an open bar from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. or a seated option starting at $125. MORE INFO

Old City, 110 S. 2nd Street, 10 p.m., $25-$75. Cuban restaurant and club Cuba Libre hosts a five-course...

Old City, 212 Walnut Street, 2nd Floor, $20-$100. Embrace a Mediterranean vibe on New Year’s Eve at Positano...

Midtown Village, Pennsylvania 6, 114 S. 12th Street, pay as you go. Pennsylvania 6 in Midtown Village hosts a live DJ, hands out...

Midtown Village, 216 S. 11th Street, 8 p.m., $125. Whether you’re vegan or a meat loving Philadelphian, Strangelove’s...

Midtown Village, 1336 Chestnut Street, 8 p.m., $5-$30. Roll into 2015 at Center City bowling alley Luck Strike. The party includes music from DJ Micah, a champagne toast, party favors and more. MORE INFO

Washington Square West, 1229 Spruce Street, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., $70. From 5 to 11 p.m., Valanni, a...

Washington Square West, 10th and Spruce streets, 10 p.m.-1 a.m., $50. In addition to two beer-dinner seatings...

South Street, 718 South Street, 9 p.m., $125. Brauhaus Schmitz is pulling out all the stops for a four...

University City, 2929 Arch Street, 215-222-2363, 9 p.m., $175-$250. Head to JG Domestic for everything from...

Queen Village, 624 S. 6th Street, $10-$20. Dance your way into the New Year at L’Etage’s New Year...

Northern Liberties, 416 Green Street, 9 p.m., $40. Put on your dancing shoes and head to Ruba Club for...

Northern Liberties, 931 N. 2nd Street, 215-629-0500, $65. If you fancy Mexican food and drink on New Year’s Eve, look no further than Cantina Dos Segundos, which is offering up a three-course prix-fixe dinner and a two-hour open bar for $65. Margaritas and tacos? Yes. MORE INFO

South Philly, 1539 S. Broad Street, 9 p.m., $20. On South Broad Street, spend the night at an ’80s dance...

Chinatown, 211 N. 11th Street, $20-$95. Sing your way into 2014 at Chinatown’s karaoke bar. Yakitori Boy offers...

Northern Liberties, 847 N. 3rd Street, $45. Two local bands will perform for New Year’s Eve revelers at Ortlieb’s. Groove to the sounds of Mo Lowda and The Humble and Commonwealth Choir while enjoying an open bar from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Tickets are $45. MORE INFO

39 hours ago

Hanukkah helper

...either the Center City-situated operation, 1632 Sansom St., or the North Philly-based establishment, 701 N. Seventh St. Visit federaldonuts.com, send e-mail to info@federaldonuts.com or call 215-665-1101...

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Through Dec. 24, Federal Donuts, which has a local location at 1219 S. Second St., is offering a Hanukkah special. For $15, donut devotees can obtain a box of 20...

...are available only through pre-order, with pickup at either the Center City-situated operation, 1632 Sansom St., or the North Philly-based establishment, 701 N. Seventh St. Visit federaldonuts.com, send e...

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Co-op Currents: How Co-ops are Committed to Meeting Community Needs

...stores in their neighborhoods. Win Win Coffee Bar, a new cafe and restaurant opening at 9th and Spring Garden, organized themselves as a worker-owned co-op to bring democracy into their business operations...

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