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Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza Announces Grand Opening of Philadelphia Location; Free Pizza on February 12

The highly anticipated restaurant, which features a 3,000 square foot interior with seating for 65 inside, is located near Temple University at 1100 W. Montgomery Avenue.

    Blaze Fast-Fire'd Pizza Announces Grand Opening of Philadelphia Location; Free Pizza on February 12
    Blaze Fast Fire'd Pizza, the fast-casual artisanal pizza concept known for its chef-driven menu and casually hip restaurants, announced today, that it will open its first Pennsylvania location, in Philadelphia, on Thursday, February 11th. To celebrate the grand opening, the restaurant will offer FREE build-your-own artisanal pizzas on Friday, February 12th from 11:00 a.m.
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10 Artsy Ways To Celebrate Valentine’s Day In Philly

Where:Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill Street

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Where:The Playground at The Adrienne Theater, 2030 Sansom Street

Where:The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre, 2111 Sansom Street, 2nd Floor

Where:Arden Theatre Company, 40 N. 2nd Street

Where:Fleisher Art Memorial, 719 Catharine Street

Where:Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting, 20 E. Mermaid Lane

Where:Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, 1020 South Street

Where:Penn Museum, 3260 South Street

    10 Artsy Ways To Celebrate Valentine's Day In Philly
    Photo by M. Fischetti for Visit Philadelphia Romance is in the air at Philly's museums, theaters, art studios and other top artsy attractions. Philadelphia celebrates love all year long, but the city really turns up the romance factor for Valentine's Day.
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17 Things To Do In Philly This Weekend

...Words and an all-star showcase of top male ballet dancers. Through Sunday, February 7, 323 N Broad Street...

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...the Philadelphia Suns and more. Saturday, February 6, 10 a.m., free, Reading Terminal Market, 51 N. 12th Street...

...take place throughout the day. Saturday, February 6, 11 a.m., $15 adult, $10 children, 211 S. Columbus Boulevard...

...501 Auctions. Saturday, February 6, 6 p.m., $50 in advance, $65 at the door, 1400 N. American Street...

...will work together to stimulate the senses. Opens Friday, February 5, 5 pm, free admission, 141 N. Third Street...

...debut record, I Only Have Eyes for You. Friday, February 5, 6 p.m., $25, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway...

...unfolds at the Academy House stage now through Valentine’s Day. Opens Friday, February 5, 1420 Locust Street, Suite 210...

...preview of the show can be seen above. Friday, February 8, 8 p.m., $15, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard...

Watch the Carolina Panthers take on the Denver Broncos in The Lodge on two big screens while sipping on $4 brews. Ice-skating and arcade games will be available to guests who get sick of commercials. Sunday, February 7, 6:30 p.m., free admission, 121 N. Columbus Boulevard.

...the Ride and Drive and The Garage. Through Sunday, February 7, 9 a.m., $14, 1101 Arch Street...

This indie-rock/America group delivers beautiful vocals and skillful keyboard and guitar work. Listen before you go: “Cry Cry Crow.” Friday, February 5, 7 p.m., $10 in advance, $12 at the door, 3025 Walnut street.

The Ivy League jam band is coming home for the weekend. Listen before you go: "Home Again." Friday, February 5, 8 p.m., varying ticket prices, The Fillmore Philadelphia, 29 East Allen Street.

...You Want To Do." Saturday, December 6, 7:30 p.m., $35-$40, Ortlieb’s 847 N Third Street. —Sarah Jordan

...her seductive brand of alternative pop. Saturday, February 6, 8:30 p.m., $8-$10, 1131 S. Broad Street...

...their smash hit "Doses and Mimosas."  Saturday, February 6, 7:30 p.m., $15-$22, 1003 Arch Street...

    17 Things To Do In Philly This Weekend - Ticket
    Chinese New Year Chinese New Year at Reading Terminal Market The Reading Terminal Market will resonate with cheers of "Gong hay fat choy!" Join the public market as they celebrate the Chinese New Year with festive decorations, activities and traditional holiday fare. Participating vendors include Joseph Poon, Sang Kee, Tea Lead, Lion Dance by the Philadelphia...
    http://www.phillymag.com

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Top Picks For The Best Theater On Philly Stages This February

Where:The Latvian Society of Philadelphia, 531 N. 7th Street

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Where:Arden Theatre Company, 40 N. 2nd Street

Where:Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut Street

Where:Skybox at The Adrienne, 2030 Sansom Street

Where:Suzanne Roberts Theatre, 480 S. Broad Street

Where:Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad Street

Where:Annenberg Center, 3680 Walnut Street

Where:Kimmel Center, 300 S. Broad Street

Where:Studio X, 1340 S. 13th Street

Where:Los Amigos Food Market , 927 S. 9th Street

Where:Proscenium Theatre at the Drake, 1512 Spruce Street

    Top Picks For The Best Theater On Philly Stages This February
    Here are 12 shows that ought to give occasion to check out what's on stage in Philly this month. February may be the shortest month, but in Philadelphia, it delivers more than enough dramatic bang with stages packed full of theatrical delights.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

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Behind a Frat House, Blight on Sydenham Street

Our first visit to the 1500 block of N. 16th St. came several years ago, when we discovered a stucco box apartment building filling a vacant...

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    Behind a Frat House, Blight on Sydenham Street
    Our first visit to the 1500 block of N. 16th St. came several years ago, when we discovered a stucco box apartment building filling a vacant lot next to an architectural gem. We were cheered back in 2014 when we learned that a larger apartment building was under construction next door, blocking views of the aforementioned stucco box.
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Calendar: February 3-10

MUSIC The Bacon Brothers Benefit Kevin and Michael Bacon perform a benefit concert to support the Center City District Foundation and the Friends of the Rail Park’s construction of the Viaduct at Rail Park: Phase I. 7:15pm. $35-$125. Union Transfer, 1026 Spring Garden St. utphilly.com

EVENT Beekeeping Symposium The Philadelphia Beekeepers introduces you to the intricacies of the beekeeping business with talks on Queen Rearing and Bee Foraging. 10am. $45. Temple University, Gittis Student Center, 1755 North 13th St. phillybeekeepers.org

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...construct a tale of physicality, joyfulness and ingenuity. 7:30pm. $37-$57. The Prince Theater, 1412 Chestnut St. princetheater.org

...satires the governmental collusions of Imperial Russia. 7:30pm. $15. Walnut Street Theatre, Studio 5, 825 Walnut St. idiopathicridiculopathyconsortium.org

...Saints and The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day. 8pm. $15-$23. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St. philadelphia.heliumcomedy.com

...in love. Directed by James J. Christy. 7:30pm. $20-$25. Temple University, Tomlinson Theater, 1301 W. Norris St. tfma.temple.edu/theater

...activists and policy experts working on a climate-ready Philadelphia. 7:30pm. Free. Schuylkill Center, 8480 Hagys Mill Road. schuylkillcenter.org

AUTHOR Meatballs and Matzah Balls Marcia Friedman will discuss her cookbook and provide a cooking demonstration. 7pm. $10. The Gershman Y, 401 S. Broad St. gershmany.org

...clips from the movie and enjoy beer, wine and light refreshments. 6pm. Free. Central Library, 1901 Vine St. freelibrary.org

PERFORMANCE Pennsylvania Ballet: Strength and Longing Take an emotional journey with Pennsylvania Ballet as they present four performances from four different choreographers. 7:30pm. $29-$125. Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad St. paballet.org

...Allan Rayman, LoLo, Mothers, Thee, Idea Men, and John Vettese. 7pm. $5-$13. MilkBoy Philly, 1100 Chestnut St. milkboyphilly.com

...place to learn more about art in the Philadelphia region. —NOE GARCIAFebruary 5-7. InLiquid, 1400 N. American St. inliquid.org

DANCE Ballet Hispanico The company explores, preserves, and celebrates cultures though dance, taking classical and contemporary dance and mixing it with a Latin flair. 8pm. $20-$50. Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, 3680 Walnut St. annenbergcenter.org

...the Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police Survivor’s Fund. 6am. $18-$127. Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St. wingbowl.cbslocal.com

...It’s Too Late” and “I Feel the Earth Move.” 8pm. $35-$135. Kimmel Center, 300 S. Broad St. .215.670.2300. kimmelcenter.org

ART Drexel Arts Art Auction: Made in Philly Join Drexel art students for the Arts Administration Graduate Association’s 13th Annual Auction, and bid on art made by up-and-coming Philadelphia artists. 7pm. $10-$15. URBN Center for Arts and Design, Drexel University, 3501 Market St. drexel.edu/now

...Triple Double makes up worlds that “sad weirdos” call home. 8:30pm. $5. Adrienne Theater, 2030 Sansom St.

...combines traditional circus art with theater, dance and live music. 7pm. $10-$75. JUNK Studios, 2040 Christian St. tangle-arts.com (Photo by Michael Ermilio...

...perform an original written piece inspired by Lewis’ paintings showcased in the galleries. 4pm. PAFA, 118-128 N. Broad St. pafa.org

...to hip-hop, Jazz cardio and other melodic tunes. 2pm. $25-$30. Philly Dance Fitness, 1170 South Broad St. phillydancefitness.com

PARTY For Pete’s Sake 16th Annual Beach Ball Gala Bid for an array of items in the live/silent auctions, and enjoy a bevy of food, drinks, tasting stations and games as you help the cause. 7pm. Crystal Tea Room, 100 E. Penn Square.

PARTY Mardi Gras 2016 Let loose at Mardi Gras 2016 and try your luck at winning cash and prizes. There will be all-night drink specials as well as live music from The Rockets. 9pm. XFINITYLive!, 1100 Pattison Ave. xfinitylive.com

...wedding stories over the course of her 10+ years of experience. 1pm. Free. Barnes & Noble, 1805 Walnut St. stores.barnesandnoble.com

...with these materials outside of their intended use. 10am. Free. Drexel University, Bossone Research Center, 3126 Market St. phillymaterials.org

...Philly legend Kenn Kweder and the Hipster Mind Tricks perform. 7pm. Free. World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. johnnygoodtimes.com

...people living with HIV/AIDS. 11am-1pm. Free. Beck’s Cajun Café, Reading Terminal Market, 51 N. 2nd St. beckscajuncafe.com

...trip to find the former Nazi who killed their family members. 7:30pm. International House, 3701 Chestnut St. ihousephilly.org

DANCE Ballet X: Winter Series 2016 Selected from a pool of 50 applicants, Yin Yue works side-by-side with renowned choreographer Trey McIntyre to create new and inspiring choreography for this year’s winter production from Ballet X. 8pm. $27-$35. Wilma Theater, 265 S Broad St. balletx.org

    Calendar: February 3-10 | Arts and Culture | Philly Weekly
    COMEDY Bob Marley Marley celebrates 15 years as a stand-up comic. He has had his own special on Comedy Central and is one of few comedians to appear on all of the major late-night talk shows while having starred in both and The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day. 8pm.
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Valentine’s Day 2016 in Philly

...sweet to sad, to hilarious, to ridiculous. Sun., Feb. 14, 7pm. $11-$18. Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St. undergroundarts.org

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...were interested in them. Thurs., Feb. 11, 6:30pm and 8:15pm. Laurel Hill Cemetery, 3822 Ridge Ave. thelaurelhillcemetery.org

...Manhattan, Keely Sibilia, Victoria Page, and more. Fri., Feb. 12, 8pm. $12-$20. Pennsylvania 6, 114 S. 12th St. pennsylvania6philly.com

...grilled shrimp salad, heart-shaped sushi, Yakitori skewers and more! Feb. 12-14. Yakitori Boy, 211 N. 11th St. yakitoriboy.com

Secrets of the Heart Join Tongue & Groove as they read off anonymous secrets submitted by the audience. The acclaimed improv group creates a montage of hilarious and heartfelt scenes based on the secrets they read. Fri., Feb. 12, 8pm. $6-$18. Adrienne, 2030 Sansom St. tongue-groove.com

...about love that will be given at the door. Feb. 12-13. 8pm. Arden Theatre, 40 N. 2nd St. ardentheatre.org

...love and happiness to all of those around you. Sat., Feb. 13. $5. Amitayus Kadampa, 1102 Pine St. meditationinphiladelphia.org

...also offered. Sat., Feb. 13, 6:30pm-9:30am. $175 per person. The Philadelphia Zoo, 3400 W. Girard Ave. philadelphiazoo.org

...your four-course meal. Sun., Feb. 14, 4pm. $99.95 per person. City Tavern Restaurant, 138 S. 2nd St. citytavern.com

...and MC’s Ronnie Riggles and Neeno Ali. Sun., Feb. 14, 7pm. $10. The Fire, 412 W. Girard Ave. thefirephilly.com

...be able to love again? Sun., Feb. 14, 2:30pm. $29-$249. Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad St. academyofmusic.org

...to match it. Sun., Feb. 14, 4:30pm-6pm. $250 per couple. Hotel Sofitel Philadelphia, 120 S. 17th St. sognophilly.com

    Valentine's Day 2016 in Philly | Arts and Culture | Philly Weekly
    Love and Lust in the 19th Century Enjoy a night that is equal parts love and lust as you learn about how speed dating worked in the 19th century and how men let women know they were interested in them. Thurs., Feb. 11, 6:30pm and 8:15pm. Laurel Hill Cemetery, 3822 Ridge Ave.
    http://www.philadelphiaweekly.com

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Montco judge may rule on Cosby's sexual assault case today

Design committee asks developers to rework proposal for 9th and Callowhill

    Montco judge may rule on Cosby's sexual assault case today
    A Montgomery County judge says he may - or may not - rule Wednesday on whether the sexual assault case against comedian Bill Cosby can proceed. A hearing on whether a 2006 pledge by then-District Attorney Bruce Castor not to prosecute Cosby amounts to a binding agreement is now in its second day.
    http://www.newsworks.org

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Kenney taps education activist to lead development of community schools in Philly

Design committee asks developers to rework proposal for 9th and Callowhill

    Kenney taps education activist to lead development of community schools in Philly
    Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney has appointed a second education activist to help implement his schools agenda. On Tuesday, Susan Gobreski was named community schools director. It'll be her job to oversee the expansion of the concept, which aims to make school buildings neighborhood hubs for education, but also things such as medical care, social services and cultural programs. Kenney wants to create 25 community schools by the end of his first term.
    http://www.newsworks.org

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Retired officer says Philly cops 'violated' him

Design committee asks developers to rework proposal for 9th and Callowhill

    Retired officer says Philly cops 'violated' him
    A 54-year-old retired Philadelphia police officer has filed a complaint with Internal Affairs after he was allegedly "violated" by officers during a case of mistaken identity. Kevin Booker told The Philadelphia Daily News that the incident began around 11:30 p.m. on Jan.
    http://www.newsworks.org

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Central figure in 'Serial' podcast to argue for new trial

Design committee asks developers to rework proposal for 9th and Callowhill

    Central figure in 'Serial' podcast to argue for new trial
    A convicted murderer who was the focus of a popular podcast is returning to court to argue he deserves another trial and a new chance at freedom. The podcast "Serial" revolved around the story of Adnan Syed, now 35 and serving a life sentence.
    http://www.newsworks.org

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Delaware task force eyes behavioral, mental health services

Design committee asks developers to rework proposal for 9th and Callowhill

    Delaware task force eyes behavioral, mental health services
    A state panel is seeking public input on how to improve behavioral and mental health services in Delaware. The state Behavioral and Mental Health Task Force is scheduled to hold a public hearing Wednesday evening at Legislative Hall in Dover to solicit feedback about the accessibility and quality of available services and resources.
    http://www.newsworks.org

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Design committee asks developers to rework proposal for 9th and Callowhill

Design committee asks developers to rework proposal for 9th and Callowhill

900-934 Callowhill Street, Philadelphia, Pa.

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The Committee also voted to conclude the process for 3675 Market Street, part of Wexford’s proposed redevelopment of the former University City High School superblock. (For more on that project, review the developer’s presentation and read Inga Saffron’s recent column in the Inquirer.)

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    Design committee asks developers to rework proposal for 9th and Callowhill
    The Civic Design Review Committee has asked the developers of a proposed mixed-use apartment project on the mostly-vacant 900 block of Callowhill Street to take another look at their plans and present the proposal again next month. "These plans scare me," said Cecil Baker, an architect and CDR Committee member, at a meeting on Tuesday.
    http://planphilly.com

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Plans for Callowhill Mixed-Use Development 'Just Not There'

Plans for a major mixed-use development at 9th and Callowhill streets were called "unresolved" and "amateurish" at yesterday's Civic Design Review meeting, leading the...

...vote for the developers to present revised plans at a later date. The development at 900-934 Callowhill Street calls for 146 residential units, 79 underground parking spaces, 49 bicycle parking spaces, and about...

    Plans for Callowhill Mixed-Use Development 'Just Not There'
    Renderings by TC Lei & Associates Plans for a major mixed-use development at 9th and Callowhill streets were called "unresolved" and "amateurish" at yesterday's Civic Design Review meeting, leading the committee to vote for the developers to present revised plans at a later date.
    http://philly.curbed.com

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Post Brothers Pop the Goldtex Building, Rittenhouse Hill on the Market

...without controversy) the defunct warehouse building into a glistening, 163-unit luxury apartment complex at 11th and Wood Street in Callowhill...

    Post Brothers is Looking to Sell Two Major Properties
    A report suggests Rittenhouse Hill could sell for upwards of $150 million. It looks like Post Brothers is poised to make yet another splash on the Philly real estate scene, only this time it's through potentially selling two apartment buildings consisting of nearly 800 high-end units.
    http://www.phillymag.com

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Two Buildings Under Construction Near the Institute

...ve actually covered a couple of projects in the past on the northeast corner of 12th & Green. Over four years ago, we told you about a pair of duplexes under construction on...

...told you about plans for two duplexes for this property, located at the corner of 12th & Mount Vernon. Somewhere along the way, the plans changed and new developers are instead building a triplex...

    Two Buildings Under Construction Near the Institute
    If you've never been to the Institute at 12th & Green, we don't know what you're waiting for. This place has been kicking it since 2008, years before this neighborhood became a development hotbed. And they've got tater tots too.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

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Top Picks For Not-To-Miss Art Exhibitions In Philly This February

Where:CRUXSpace, 700 W. Master Street

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Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

The Center For Art In Wood, 141 N. 3rd Street

Crane Arts, 1400 N. American Street

The Clay Studio, 139 N. 2nd Street

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), 118-128 N. Broad Street

Park Towne Place, 2200 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Penn Museum, 3260 South Street

Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, 8480 Hagys Mill Road, Philadelphia

    Top Picks For Not-To-Miss Art Exhibitions In Philly This February
    Fall hard for our top picks of arts happenings this month. This February has a lot of chocolate, gold and music in store - and we're not referring to your plans for the fourteenth. From pop art to a Phrygian fashion show, venues including the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Penn Museum will be unveiling their February finest.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

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Feb 23: Education Committee Meeting

The first PCOL Education Committee Meeting of the new year will be held on Tuesday, February 23rd at The School District of Philadelphia’s Administration Building at 440 North Broad Street in Room 1169.  The meeting will begin at 5:30 pm and end at 7 pm.

    Feb 23: Education Committee Meeting
    Philadelphia Community of Leaders (PCOL) is dedicated to addressing the systemic issues facing African Americans in the City of Philadelphia.
    http://philadelphiacommunityofleaders.org

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L&I Review Board of Appeal Public Hearing

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    L&I Review Board of Appeal Public Hearing
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