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Has anyone checked out the CRUX media space?

Just saw an article in Philly.com about it opening next week. Pretty cool


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Change Coming Soon for Former Independence Press Building?

...now on) has blossomed with development in recent years, the former Independence Press building at 11th & Green has remained vacant and blighted. About a year ago, we shared the news that this...

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Outbound soldiers' messages offer glimpses of the Vietnam war

Buchanan grew up in North Philadelphia during the 1950s and '60s, and joined the Police Department at age 19 in 1971. He recognized Ty's use of 1-2 Poplar St. to mean 12th and Poplar, and that "TenderLions" was no misspelling of "tenderloins."

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"Little Ty from 1-2 Poplar St. TenderLions, North Philly, slept here on his way to the war," Ty wrote, marking the date as Aug. 12, 1967. "Will be back Aug. 1968. See you at the Blue Sal!"

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Code for Philly’s 100th Meetup [Events Roundup]

CRUXspace, 700 W. Master St. Kensington.

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Devnuts, 908 N. 3rd St. Northern Liberties.

First Round Capital, 4040 Locust St. University City.

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$42,000 offered in 2008 fatal Northern Liberties shooting

Matthew got into the car with them and they drove to 13th and Fairmount.

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Asian Arts Initiative Pearl Street Block Party Brings An All-Day Neighborhood Arts Festival To Chinatown North, Saturday, September 27

All afternoon, the 1200 block of Pearl Street is set to transform from a underutilized alleyway into an art-filled fest centered around two main events: a community furniture build and a community feast.

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Where: Pearl Street between 12th and 13th streets; access via Asian Arts Initiative, 1219 Vine Street

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David Lynch’s early work at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art

The area of North Central Philadelphia around the corner of 13th and Wood streets is desolate and grim, with a characteristic vagueness that accompanies post-industrial abandonment. This particular no-man’s land is known fondly to locals as the “Eraserhood”–and with good reason.

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...young artist resided at 13th and Wood, across from the city morgue, and subsequently at 24th and Poplar. In the gray isolation of Philadelphia’s pre-urban rejuvenation, Mr. Lynch sponged up his...

David Lynch: the Unified Field is on view through Jan. 11, 2014 at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Historic Landmark Building, 118 North Broad Street, Philadelphia. More information at www.pafa.org.

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13 Things To Do In Philly This Weekend: Free Museum Day, Pearl Street Block Party, Hard Cider Festival at the Navy Yard and More

...more information, can be found here. Saturday, September 27th, 1 p.m.-5 p.m., 1200 block of Pearl Street in Chinatown North...

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...of red. More information is available here. Friday, September 26th, 7 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 1805 Walnut Street...

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Family Seeks Justice In 2008 Murder Of Matt Novak

...and was shot in the head. According to investigators, the suspects dumped his body at 13th Street and Fairmount. Matt died two hours at the hospital. Police believe it was a robbery. Investigators recovered...

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...broke down after the Puerto Rican parade. Surveillance video caught the car breaking down by 6th Street and Spring Garden in Center City. Police say that's when Matt flagged down a blue Chevy Impala...

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Pearl Street Block Party

1200 block of Pearl Street in Chinatown North

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(indoors at 1219 Vine Street in case of rain)

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PW's Weekend Picks: Zombie Prom, College Fest and more!

8pm. $20. With GBH + Dopestroke. Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St. undergroundarts.org

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Through Sun., Oct. 5. $19-$249. The Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad St. 215.893.1999. academyofmusic.org

...s toys you can find to benefit the communities in need. Noon-7pm. Silicon Gallery, 139 N. Third St. shire.com/shireplc

...Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Pre-party: Fri., Sept. 26, 8pm-11pm. $40. Yards Brewing Company, 901 N. Delaware Ave. The Dude Hates Cancer: Sat., Sept. 27, 1pm. North Bowl, 909 N. Second St. thedudehatescancer...

...Company, 901 N. Delaware Ave. The Dude Hates Cancer: Sat., Sept. 27, 1pm. North Bowl, 909 N. Second St. thedudehatescancer.ticketleap.com

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’s Joseph Marcell stars as Old King Lear in Shakespeare’s classic tragedy about a man who goes mad after dividing his kingdom amongst his three daughters. Through Sept. 27. $20-$55. Annenberg Center, 3680 Walnut St. 215.898.3900. annenbergcenter.org

...Plank, Pulling Punches, Wayward Ones and more. 5:30pm. $10-$12. Connie’s Ric Rac, 1132 S. Ninth St. conniesricrac.com

8pm. $11-$16. Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch St. 215.922.6888. thetroc.com

...Jenga, get crazy at the body-painting station and much more. $15-$60. XFINITY Live!, 1100 Pattison Ave. xfinitylive.com

...for performances by Reef’d, the Rockets and StellarMojo. Noon-2am. $10. Mad River Manayunk, 4100 Main St. madrivermanayunk.com

...Lounge and Risky Disko. 6pm. $49.50-$125. The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Ave. manncenter.org

...and Ashlee Simpson “didn’t” lip sync on SNL. 9pm-2am. $7. Johnny Brenda’s, 1201 Frankford Ave. johnnybrendas.com


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