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Hammer of Glory Relay Announced

4:54 p.m. – The Institute Bar (549 North 12th Street)

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6:45 a.m. – CBS3 (1555 Hamilton Street)

7:55 a.m. – FOX29 (330 Market Street)

8:18 a.m. – Red Owl Tavern (433 Chestnut Street)

8:34 a.m. – The Philadelphia Inquirer (801 Market Street)

9:47 a.m. – Hop Angel Brauhaus (7980 Oxford Avenue)

10:55 a.m. – Grey Lodge Pub (6235 Frankford Avenue)

11:18 a.m. – SawTown Tavern (4717 Princeton Avenue)

11:56 a.m. – Saint Benjamin Brewing (1710 North 4th Street)

12:29 p.m. – Philadelphia Brewing Company (2440 Frankford Avenue)

12:50 p.m. – Johnny Brenda’s (1201 Frankford Avenue)

1:15 p.m. – Bar Ferdinand/El Camino Real (1030 North 2nd Street)

1:33 p.m. – Standard Tap (901 North 2nd Street)

1:59 p.m. – Yards Brewing (901 North Delaware Avenue)

2:17 p.m. – SugarHouse Casino (1001 North Delaware Avenue)

3:00 p.m. – Garage (1231 East Passyunk Avenue)

3:25 p.m. – 12 Steps Down (831 Christian Street)

4:08 p.m. – Varga Bar (941 Spruce Street)

4:31 p.m. – Time (1315 Sansom Street)

5:32 p.m. – London Grill (2301 Fairmount Avenue)

5:57 p.m. – Belgian Café (601 North 21st Street)

6:20 p.m. – Kite & Key (1836 Callowhill Street)

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Savant Set to Rock District N9ne, May 29

Savant with JELO + more Friday, May 29, 9pm to 2am @District N9ne, 460 N 9th Street (9th & Spring Garden)

Savant with JELO + more Friday, May 29, 9pm to 2am @District N9ne, 460 N 9th Street (9th & Spring Garden)

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Police seek 2 teens in holdups targeting Temple students

...he could catch the subway, and then walked with him for two blocks onto the 1600 block of Willington Street. There, the man pulled a handgun, stole the victim's iPhone, and fled...

The next night, on May 20 at 9:55 p.m., two people were approached by two men on the 1700 block of North 18th Street, one of whom pointed a handgun at them and demanded their phones and wallets, police said. The men fled with the goods down 18th.

Five minutes later, police said, three men approached a man on the 1600 block of North Sydenham Street, stole his wallet and iPhone at gunpoint and fled.

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About an hour and a half later, someone approached another man sitting on his front steps - this time on the 1500 block of West Master Street - again pointed a handgun, and fled on a bike with the victim's cell phone, police said.

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Police seek 2 teens in holdups targeting Temple students

...he could catch the subway, and then walked with him for two blocks onto the 1600 block of Willington Street. There, the man pulled a handgun, stole the victim's iPhone, and fled...

The next night, on May 20 at 9:55 p.m., two people were approached by two men on the 1700 block of North 18th Street, one of whom pointed a handgun at them and demanded their phones and wallets, police said. The men fled with the goods down 18th.

Five minutes later, police said, three men approached a man on the 1600 block of North Sydenham Street, stole his wallet and iPhone at gunpoint and fled.

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About an hour and a half later, someone approached another man sitting on his front steps - this time on the 1500 block of West Master Street - again pointed a handgun, and fled on a bike with the victim's cell phone, police said.

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Calendar: May 27-June 3

...unveiling of PinkBox, the country’s first adult-toy vending machine. 7pm. $15. Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St. undergroundarts.org

...will help provide 100,000 meals to those in need. 2pm. $15-$30. Liacouras Center, 1776 N. Broad St. philabundance.org/cupcake-smash-2015

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...at the special program performed by Philly’s Ballet X. Noon. Christ Church Neighborhood House, 20 N. American St. philadelphiatangofestival.com

...prizes!—that spans five museums. 3-7pm. Free. Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway. phillystamppass.org

...17 acts headlined by the Peek-a-Boo Revue and Ray Gunn. Plays & Players Theatre, 1714 Delancey Pl. Saturday night showcase: Sat., May 30. 8pm. 17 acts headlined by Sydni Deveraux and Lulu...

...Plays & Players Theatre, 1714 Delancey Pl. Closing night party: Sun., May 31. 8pm. Silk City, 435 Spring Garden St. Find the complete festival schedule and ticket info online at: ThePhiladelphiaBurlesqueFestival.com

...Week collaboration with Free Will and Brouwerij ten Dormaal. 6pm. $25-$92. 23rd Street Armory. 22 S. 23rd St. phillybeerweek.org

Round up a team for an evening of bowling, games and snacks that will raise money for cancer research. 6pm. $15. PEP Bowling, 1200 S. Broad St. kickingcancerfoundation.org

Movie lovers and strange film fans, rejoice: Philadelphia Film Society’s Graveyard Shift has been extended year-round. Tonight’s midnight screening will be revenge-fueled cult classic The Crow, starring Brandon Lee. 11:45pm. $10. PFS Theatre at the Roxy, 2023 Sansom St. filmadelphia.org

...Nicholson and is directed by Matt Pfeiffer. 8pm. $22. Through June 28. Lantern Theater Company, 10th and Ludlow sts. 215.829.0395. lanterntheater.org

...Maggy Keegan and written by Dan Corkery and Caitlin Weigel. 9pm. $10. Plays & Players Theatre, 1714 Delancey St. playsandplayers.org

...authors led by the executive director of NBAT, Maurice Henderson. 6pm. Big Blue Marble Books, 551 Carpenter Lane. bigbluemarblebooks.com

...Series rarities, Black Butte Porter, Mirror Pond Pale Ale and more. Noon. Free. Headhouse District, South and Second sts. 541.385.8606. deschutesbrewery.com

...wing contest, and get silly with the dunk tank and drink games. 11am. Varga Bar, 941 Spruce St. vargabar.com

...Arts Stage is presented by Philadelphia-based mural artist Alloyius McIlwaine. Noon. Roxborough Development Corporation, 6111 Ridge Ave.

...of their new piece, Bitter Homes and Gardens: A Botanical Hoedown. 6pm. 40th Street Field, 40th and Walnut sts. universitycity.org

...as well as live talks with a panel of female leaders from Philly. 11am. $35. 2401 Walnut St. tedxwalnutstwomen.com

YouTube’s funniest females head to Philly for a live comedy show. No filters, no censors, no telling what will happen. 6pm. The Troc, 1003 Arch St. 215.922.6888. thetroc.com

...and read as cocktails inspired by the work are created and enjoyed. 7pm. Renegade Company, 930 Sigel St. therenegadecompany.org

...a narrative collage of meditations on friendship, urbanism and literature. 7:30pm. Free. Central Library, 1901 Vine St. freelibrary.org

...to appear, along with comedy workshops, parties and more. June 3-6. Philly Improv Theater, 2030 Sansom St. duofest.com/2015

...with the audience. Hosted by Alejandro Morales. Directed by Jen Cleary. 8pm. $15. International House, 3701 Chestnut St. firstpersonarts.org

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Suspects sought in armed robberies near Temple

- Also on May 19, an assailant with a handgun demanded a phone from a man sitting on his steps on the 1600 block of Willington Street at 11 p.m., and fled after obtaining the iPhone.

- On May 20, two suspects, one armed with a handgun, demanded phones and wallets from two victims who were on the 1700 block of North 18th Street at about 9:55 p.m. They fled with the victims' property.

- A few minutes later, at about 10 p.m. on May 20, several men, one with a gun, approached a man on the 1600 block of North Sydenham Street. They took the victim's wallet and iPhone.

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- On May 14, an assailant asked the victim on the 1400 block of Willington Street where he could catch the subway at about 10:35 p.m., walked with the victim for two blocks, then pulled a handgun and demanded items from the man. The suspect fled with the victim's iPhone.

- On May 19, an armed man demanded a phone from someone sitting on his steps on the 1500 block of West Master Street just after 12:20 a.m. The suspect fled with the phone on a red bicycle.

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Wanted: Suspects for Multiple Robberies in the 22nd District [VIDEO]

...I catch the subway?” The complainant said that the offender walked with him onto the 1600 block of Willington Street where he pulled a handgun demanding his property. After taking the complainant’s iPhone, he...

On May 20, 2015, at 9:55 PM, two complainants were on the 1700 block of North 18th Street when two black males approached them. One of the males pointed a black handgun at...

On May 20, 2015, at 10:00 PM, the complainant was on the 1600 block of North Sydenham Street when he was approached by three unknown black males armed with a handgun. After taking the complainant’s wallet and iPhone the suspects fled in an unknown direction.

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...14, 2015, at 10:35 PM, the complainant states the offender approached him on the 1400 block of Willington Street and asked, “Where can I catch the subway?” The complainant said that the offender walked...

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At L&I, will 'holds' come back to haunt?

An example of this sits, unoccupied, at 700 W. Thompson St., a three-story residential and commercial property built between spring and fall 2014 without safety inspections, records show.

2 days ago

Hitch a Ride and Follow the 2015 Hammer of Glory Relay

5:01 PM – arrives at Institute Bar (549 N 12th St.); departs via wheelbarrow

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6:45 AM – arrives at CBS 3 (1600 Spring Garden St.) 7:55 AM – arrives at Fox 29 (330 Market St.)

6:45 AM – arrives at CBS 3 (1600 Spring Garden St.) 7:55 AM – arrives at Fox 29 (330 Market St.)

8:18 AM – arrives at Red Owl (433 Chestnut St.)

8:34 AM – arrives at Philadelphia Inquirer (8th & Market)

8:57 AM – arrives at Septa Fox Chase Line (11th & Market)

9:47 AM – arrives at Hop Angel Brauhaus (7980 Oxford Ave.); departs via Philly Roller Girls and bike convoy

10:55 AM – arrives at Grey Lodge (6235 Frankford Ave.); departs via Arthur Dent and Ford Prefect hitching a ride on the Two Roads Bus

11:18 AM – arrives at SawTooth (4717 Princeton Ave.); departs via caddie

11:56 AM – arrives at St. Benjamin Brewing (1710 N 5th St.); departs via horse-drawn beer wagon

12:29 PM – arrives at Philly Brewing (2440 Frankford Ave.); departs via kinetic sculpture

12:50 PM – arrives at Johnny Brenda’s (1201 Frankford Ave.)

1:15 PM – arrives at Bar Ferdinand/El Camino Real (1030 N 2nd St.); departs via Fishtown Beer Runners

1:33 PM – arrives at Standard Tap (901 N 2nd St.)

1:59 PM – arrives at Yards (901 N Delaware Ave.)

2:17 PM – arrives at SugarHouse (1001 N Delaware Ave.); departs via SugarHouse bus

2:55 PM – arrives at Garage (1231 E Passyunk Ave.); departs via motorcycles

3:20 PM – arrives at 12 Steps Down (767 S 9th St.)

4:03 PM – arrives at Time (1315 Sansom St.); departs via motorcycles

4:28 PM – arrives at Jose Pistolas (263 S 15th St.)

5:39 PM – arrives at London Grill (2301 Fairmount Ave.); departs via Marie Antoinette

6:02 PM – arrives at Belgian Cafe (601 N 21st St.)

6:25 PM – arrives at Kite and Key (1836 Callowhill St.); departs via The A-Team

6:58 PM – arrives at 23rd Street Armory for Opening Tap (22 S 23rd St.)

2 days ago

This Week in Philly

...miss live music events. There will be an after-party at the Underground Arts on 1200 Callowhill Street...

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Welcome spring in typical Swedish fashion at the American Swedish Historical Museum on 1900 Pattison Avenue from 7 – 9 p.m., with a lively bonfire and a performance by the Swedish...

...Philadelphia Argentine Tango School. The festival will take place at Christ Church Neighborhood House on 20 N. American Street until May 31. Ticket prices vary depending on package/pass...

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You have 1 new neighbor in your followed places, including…

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15 Things to Do in Philly This Week

...for just about any taste. Wednesday, May 27th, 8:00pm, $29.50-35, Electric Factory, 421 North 7th Street...

...morning with a dance party to follow. Thursday, May 28th, 8:00pm, $15, Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill Street...

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...and plant of activities and games. Monday, May 25th, various times, free, National Constitution Center, 525 Arch Street...

...in front of Independence Hall. Monday, May 25th, 12:00pm, free, Independence National Historical Park, 41 North 6th Street...

While his popularity here in the States grows, the redheaded Brit (and Taylor Swift pal) couldn’t be more loved at home: He plays three shows at Wembley Stadium in July. Tuesday, May 26th, 7:30 pm, $57-$61, Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Avenue.

...an affordable and fun Philly night out. Tuesday, May 26th, 8:00pm, $3, The Trocadero, 1003 Arch Street...

...making in support of Philly's youth. Wednesday, May 27th, 7:45pm, $35, Flywheel Sports, 1521 Locust Street...

...the city that she calls home. Wednesday, May 27th, 8:00pm, $10, World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street...

...auction, all for a great cause. Thursday, May 28th, 6:30pm, $65, Mütter Museum, 19 South 22nd Street...

Lantern Theater Company presents a fresh, farcical take on the classic Sherlock Holmes mystery. May 28-June 28, times and prices vary, St. Stephen's Theater, 923 Ludlow Street.

...guests to discuss their own projects, too. Thursday, May 28th, 8:00pm, $15-20, Coda, 1712 Walnut Street...

Pig Iron Theatre Company has been at the avant-garde theater game for 20 years. Here, they bring us an “intergalactic gay extravaganza featuring closeted extraterrestrials, high-stakes pursuits and nuns from outer space.” May 22-31, various times and prices, FringeArts, 140 North Columbus Boulevard.

...make interesting appearances throughout Stoppard's work. Through June 14th, various times, $25, Wilma Theater, 265 South Broad Street...

...classic animated film. Through June 14th, various times, $23.50-169.50, Academy of Music, 240 South Broad Street...

...as the curtain goes down. Through July 12, various times, $20-85, Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut Street...

3 days ago

10 Coolest Fitness and Foodie Events in Philly This Month: June 2015

Where: Guild House West, 1221 Fairmount Avenue, Fairmount.

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Where: Drexel Recreation Center, 3301 Market Street, University City.

Where: Spruce Street Harbor Park, 121 North Columbus Boulevard, the Delaware Waterfront.

3 days ago

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

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Can Jim Kenney bring community schools to Philadelphia?

City Council president Darrell Clarke has also repeatedly voiced suspicion of the school district's ability to direct programs. "The traditional role of sending the money to 440 North Broad, not having sense of how it's directed, is troubling to me," said Clarke.

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15 Things to Do Memorial Day Weekend in Philly

...by society in most aspects of life." Sunday, May 24th, 7:00pm, free, Vox Populi, 319 North 11th Street...

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...Star market, and lots more. Through September 27, various times, free, Spruce Street Harbor Park, 121 North Columbus Boulevard...

...John Adams and Benjamin Franklin. Through October 24, 5:30pm, $55-85, Historic Philadelphia Center, 600 Chestnut Street...

Pig Iron Theatre Company has been at the avant-garde theater game for 20 years. Here, they bring us an “intergalactic gay extravaganza featuring closeted extraterrestrials, high-stakes pursuits and nuns from outer space.” May 22-31, various times and prices, FringeArts, 140 North Columbus Boulevard.

...love of dance. Friday, May 22nd and Saturday, May 23rd, 7:00pm, $44, Kimmel Center, 300 South Broad Street...

...and enjoy your newly purchased treasures. Saturday, May 23rd, 10:00 am, free, Headhouse Plaza, 550 South 2nd Street...

...exact replica of original designs. Through October 12th, various times, free after admission, Morris Arboretum, 100 East Northwestern Avenue...

...town. Saturday, May 23rd and Sunday, May 24th, 1:00pm, free, New Hall Military Museum, 320 Chestnut Street...

...beer and refreshments after the ceremony. Sunday, May 24th, 12:00pm, free, Laurel Hill Cemetery, 3822 Ridge Avenue...

...classic animated film. Through June 14th, various times, $23.50-169.50, Academy of Music, 240 South Broad Street...

...make interesting appearances throughout Stoppard's work. Through June 14th, various times, $25, Wilma Theater, 265 South Broad Street...

...as the curtain goes down. Through July 12, various times, $20-85, Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut Street...

5 days ago

Here Are Maps of All of SEPTA’s Proposed Route Changes

...the southern segment will become Route 45, operating between Broad Street and Oregon Avenue and 11th and Noble streets. Passengers will be able to transfer between the two routes for free...

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...from the east via Bridge Street, Route 25 will now loop around it via Darrah, Pratt and Penn streets, then head east on Bridge. The alternate routing of the 26 via Harbison and...

...and Penn streets, then head east on Bridge. The alternate routing of the 26 via Harbison and Torresdale avenues will be eliminated; service along that stretch of Harbison will now be provided by...

...on Chestnut Street to head northward; the southern segment will become Route 45, operating between Broad Street and Oregon Avenue and 11th and Noble streets. Passengers will be able to transfer between the two routes...

Routes 12 and 40 will be extended eastward to improve access to Penn’s Landing and the Delaware waterfront: Route 12 to Dock Street and Columbus Boulevard and Route 40 to Front and South streets, where riders can cross the South Street pedestrian bridge to reach the waterfront.

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6 days ago

Hammer of Glory Rally and Opening Tap Night

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

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

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

5:39 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)

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

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