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PW's Fourth of July Weekend Picks

...gallery talk with Osborne will take place on July 12. Through July 18. Cerulean Arts, 1355 Ridge Ave. 267.514.8647. ceruleanarts.com

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The world-renowned Philly POPS! presents a patriotic concert in honor of Independence Day. The show features Conductor Michael Krajewski and guest soloists Capathia Jenkins and Darius de Haas. 8pm. Free. Steps of Independence Hall, Sixth and Chestnut streets. welcomeamerica.com

The detailed exhibit highlights the life of one of the most powerful and deadly emperors in history, Genghis Khan. Learn about Mongol warriors, weapons and markets, and see artifacts dated more than 1,000 years old. Through Jan. 3. Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th St. fi.edu

...telling lies for money at Coney Island. 8pm. $7.50. Playground at The Adrienne Theatre, 2030 Sansom St. adriennelive.org

Start your holiday by freeing your mind at this all-levels yoga class in front of Independence Hall. All proceeds from the class will be donated to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. 9:30am. Independence Hall, 520 Chestnut St.

Get the best spot for the fireworks show without standing on your car in bridge gridlock. This luxurious cruise includes a buffet, drinks and dancing along with the best view in the city. 7:30pm. $99-$159. Penn’s Landing, 401 S. Columbus Blvd. spiritcruises.com

Come and see a spectacular boardwalk firework display with a kite-flying competition and entertainment. 10am. Ocean City, 861 Asbury Ave., Ocean City, N.J. ocnj.us

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    Ms. McGettigan is asking for $479.46:
    My students need many chances to read every day. The books selected here will increase their desire to read and provide lots of practice of basic skills.
    Gen George G Meade Elementary School Comment

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July Independence Edition • Top Picks from PaperClips

By the By • AUTOMAT (319 N. 11th Street)

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Traction Company • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (118 N. Broad Street)

12th Annual Graduate Student Exhibition • The Clay Studio (137 N. 2nd Street)

Small Talk  • LMNL Gallery (1526 Frankford Avenue)

Personal Symbols  • Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens (1020 South Street)

Wanderings in Focus • Jed Williams Gallery (615 Bainbridge Street)

FJORD Turns 3! • FJORD (2419 Frankford Avenue)

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A Gorilla in the Gallery

...it, and much more, was made available in the reading room of the library at 7th and Spring Garden...

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Zion Lutheran School, 325 Cherry Street, May 1, 1859. Photograph by Frederick DeBourg Richards. (PhillyHistory.org/Library Company of Philadelphia)

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Goldman Clinic Has Changed Their Hours of Operation.

The Goldman Clinic is the methadone clinic at 8th & Girard, whose business has been causing issues along Girard and adjacent blocks.

In an effort to curtail the afternoon crowds, the Goldman Clinic at 801 W Girard Ave has changed their hours of operation.

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Calendar: July 1-8

...gallery talk with Osborne will take place on July 12. Through July 18. Cerulean Arts, 1355 Ridge Ave. 267.514.8647. ceruleanarts.com

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The Philadelphia Orchestra celebrates the spirit of each Philly neighborhood with performances from their highly acclaimed ensemble. 8pm. Free. Penn’s Landing, 101 S. Columbus Blvd. 215.893.1900. philorch.org

The world-renowned Philly POPS! presents a patriotic concert in honor of Independence Day. The show features Conductor Michael Krajewski and guest soloists Capathia Jenkins and Darius de Haas. 8pm. Free. Steps of Independence Hall, Sixth and Chestnut streets. welcomeamerica.com

The detailed exhibit highlights the life of one of the most powerful and deadly emperors in history, Genghis Khan. Learn about Mongol warriors, weapons and markets, and see artifacts dated more than 1,000 years old. Through Jan. 3. Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th St. fi.edu

...telling lies for money at Coney Island. 8pm. $7.50. Playground at The Adrienne Theatre, 2030 Sansom St. adriennelive.org

Start your holiday by freeing your mind at this all-levels yoga class in front of Independence Hall. All proceeds from the class will be donated to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. 9:30am. Independence Hall, 520 Chestnut St.

Get the best spot for the fireworks show without standing on your car in bridge gridlock. This luxurious cruise includes a buffet, drinks and dancing along with the best view in the city. 7:30pm. $99-$159. Penn’s Landing, 401 S. Columbus Blvd. spiritcruises.com

Come and see a spectacular boardwalk firework display with a kite-flying competition and entertainment. 10am. Ocean City, 861 Asbury Ave., Ocean City, N.J. ocnj.us

Enjoy the work of director James Pondsoldt as he explores addiction and human connection in Off the Black, about an aging alcoholic high school umpire who forms a bond with a baseball player. 7:30pm. $8-$10. PFS Roxy Theatre, 2023 Sansom St. 267.239.2941. filmadelphia.org

...Festival runs through July 12. Perelman Theater at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, 300 S. Broad St. qflixphilly.com

Actress and Comedian Janeane Garofalo—who is set to star in the upcoming Netflix eight-part sequel to Wet Hot American Summer—heads to Philly with her smart and sarcastic shtick. 6:30pm. $22. World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. worldcafelive.com

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Joseph Levine, prominent funeral director, dies

Born in Philadelphia, Mr. Levine began working for his father, Leonard, at 14, commuting after school on weekdays to the funeral home, then at 1512 N. Broad St. He also would help out on weekends.

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In June 1979, when Mr. Levine's father's partner, Bill McKenna, died, the business had by then moved to 7112 N. Broad St. in West Oak Lane. In 1984, after Mr. Levine took over the business, he sought to expand it.

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THIS WEEK @ UARTS: June 29 - July 12, 2015

700 W. Master Street, Philadelphia

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5601 Greene Street, Germantown, PA

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