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4 hours ago

Is Demo at the Boyd Theatre About to Take Place?

Some interesting permits have been filed on the 1900 block of Chestnut Street.

Are plans for the corner of 19th and Chestnut Street starting to take shape? A demolition permit hung on two of the buildings on site...

...a major alteration, a zoning permit and two separate demolition permits) were issued recently for 1910 Chestnut Street, the Boyd Theatre. While there wasn't an orange sign hung on the outside of...

4 hours ago

Check Out Mz. Fest, the inaugural women's festival we are hosting at Plays & Pla...

Check Out Mz. Fest, the inaugural women's festival we are hosting at Plays & Players!

6 hours ago

Saffron: ‘Fishtown Is Having Its Williamsburg Moment’

...s architect, Morris Adjmi (who also designed the hip extended stay apartments at ROOST near 15th and Sansom), to further the vision of the new Frankford Avenue...

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...the Zoning Board of Adjustment on April 1. Kassis plans to convert a lot at Front and Thompson into the parking lot for the hotel and requires a variance to do so. Overall...

6 hours ago

Wonder what an XMen movie directed by Wes Anderson would look like? We say aweso...

Wonder what an XMen movie directed by Wes Anderson would look like? We say awesome. http://ow.ly/K1j3I

6 hours ago

Lost your house keys? There's an app for that

KeyMe has already launched kiosks in 18 states in the U.S. The kiosks in Philadelphia exist at the Rite Aids at 1628 Chestnut Street and 2301 Walnut Street. Additional kiosks are slated to be introduced throughout the year.

KeyMe has already launched kiosks in 18 states in the U.S. The kiosks in Philadelphia exist at the Rite Aids at 1628 Chestnut Street and 2301 Walnut Street. Additional kiosks are slated to be introduced throughout the year.

6 hours ago

Weekend Plans: Tea at the Dandelion

Rittenhouse British-style pub, the Dandelion (124 S. 18th St.) has rolled out a mid afternoon tea service that looks pretty classy. Along with a...

6 hours ago

Booze News: 12 packs now available at beer distributers

Rittenhouse British-style pub, the Dandelion (124 S. 18th St.) has rolled out a mid afternoon tea...

6 hours ago

Freebie Friday: Pizza, brow shaping, and underground festival!

...location at 14th and Walnut streets following the partial roof collapse at its store at 15th and Walnut, which is currently being renovated. Starting today and lasting all weekend long, the store is...

8 hours ago

More Ice Cream News: Victory Beer Ice Cream Sampling At Di Bruno Bros

For those who are skeptical and have yet to try Victory's ice creams, you can head over to Di Bruno Bros at 1730 Chestnut Street next Friday, March 13. From 5 to 7 pm, where they will be giving out samples of the three flavors

8 hours ago

Opulence

Twenty-Two Gallery, 236 S. 22nd Street, Philadelphia, PA  19103 215.772.1911

8 hours ago

This Sunday we're holding auditions in Philadelphia for the company and Summer I...

PHILADELPHIA Sunday, March 8, 2015 10:00am-12:30pm University of the Arts, Terra Hall Studio 207 211 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia

8 hours ago

PW's Weekend Picks: Jennifer Blaine; Brewer's Plate; and more

Learn how to sling the best rums, whiskeys and gins to make the best modern cocktails with a retro vibe. This class offers tips on the perfect drink, a primer on bitters and much more. 7:30pm. $65. Wine School of Philadelphia, 127 S. 22nd St. 215.965.1514. vinology.com

...live music and dancing add fun to the proceedings. Noon. $30-$60. First Unitarian Church, 2125 Chestnut St. 215.563.3980

The world premiere of this gender-bending field hockey musical set in the ‘80s, skewering the relentless pursuit of victory while being driven by a pop score inspired by the 1980s’ most iconic acts. 8pm. $32-$37. Adrienne Theater, 2030 Sansom St. 215.567.2848. adriennelive.org

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The local cover band makes a hometown appearance with a summer-themed show—think bathing suits and palm trees—playing funky mashups like Biggie Smalls over ACDC and “Teach Me How To Dougie” vs. “We Are Young.” 9pm. Victory Beer Hall, Xfinity Live! 1100 Pattison Ave. 267.443.6415. xfinitylive.com

...performed live, as directed by Richard O’Brien. Through March 28. $10-$20. BrainSpunk Theater, 2825 Ormes St. 215.278.9504. brainspunktheater.com

...inspirational music from those who have endured true hardship. 7:30pm. $8-$15. International House, 3701 Chestnut St. 215.387.5125. ihousephilly.org

...watch. Hosted by 2014 Beltway Grand Slam Champion Elizabeth Acevedo. 8:30pm. $10-$15. PhilaMOCA, 531 N. 12th St. 267.519.9651. philamoca.org

...Writing and Reading Alchemy exhibit, which runs through Sept. 4. 5pm. Free. Chemical Heritage Foundation, 315 Chestnut St. 215.925.2222. chemheritage.org

...Madeline Albright, Arianna Huffington and others. 8pm. $20-$30. Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, 3680 Walnut St. 215.898.3900. annenbergcenter.org

...by educator, musician and writer Reynaldo Fernández Pavón. 3pm. Free. Taller Puertorriqueño, 2721 N. Fifth St. 215.423.6320. tallerpr.org

A throwback disco party transforms the Sheraton into “Studio Fifty Fur,” complete with open bar, multiple food stations, raffles and live entertainment. Proceeds benefit an array of programs administered by the Morris Animal Refuge. 8pm. $125. Sheraton, 1 Dock St. morrisanimalrefuge.org

...a sold-out run at the Edinburgh International Festival. 8pm. $20-$129. Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad St. 215.893.1999. academyofmusic.org

...other activities are planned. Note: Excessively revealing cosplay is discouraged. Free. Community College of Philadelphia, 1700 Spring Garden St.

...breakfast will be served. 6:30pm–9am. $190. Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. 215.299.1000. ansp.org

5:30pm. $59-$99. The Kimmel Center, 300 S. Broad St. brewersplate.com

...in recognition of National Intellectual Disability and Autism Awareness Month. 11am. $30. Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St. 215.336.3600. wellsfargocenterphilly.com

...speakers and music from local artists Christine Havrilla and Andrea Nardello. 6pm. World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. 215.222.1400. worldcafelive.com

8 hours ago

Checking in: UNIQLO

Location: UNIQLO Rittenhouse (1608 Chestnut St.)

10 hours ago

Hoping for a full and speedy recovery for Harrison Ford after this emergency pla...

Hoping for a full and speedy recovery for Harrison Ford after this emergency plane landing!

10 hours ago

Gallery Store Artist Thomas Jackson's 'Emergent Behavior' on CNN.com today! Clic...

Gallery Store Artist Thomas Jackson's 'Emergent Behavior' on CNN.com today! Click through for the whole article.

10 hours ago

Mütter-lovers sure know how to make awesome treats. A young fan's first try at c...

Mütter-lovers sure know how to make awesome treats. A young fan's first try at cake decorating, and it looks awesome! #muttermuseum #cake

10 hours ago

Conversion of the Avenue of the Arts building well underway

MRP's Avenue of the Arts project looks to capture the luxury renter who sees Broad and Chestnut streets the same way McGrath does. To him, it's the "center of the universe" in Center City.

12 hours ago

It may not be Wednesday anymore, but we still have a crush on this Woman of the...

It may not be Wednesday anymore, but we still have a crush on this Woman of the Month:

14 hours ago

Snowbound: Weekend Events 3/6 – 3/8

...the name, this event is a lot more casual. Saturday, March 7th, 8-midnight, $10, 1520 Sansom St, 4th Floor. <a href="http://yogaphiladelphia.com/black-tie-fundraising-event-saturday-march-7th/" onclick...

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...North Bowl has a photo show with snacks, drink specials & more. March 6th, 9 PM, 909 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19123, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/724359404350474/" onclick="__gaTracker('send', 'event...

14 hours ago

MT @DirectorPhilaEM: Recap: Schools closed, trash collection resumes, roads slip...

MT @DirectorPhilaEM: Recap: Schools closed, trash collection resumes, roads slippery, check @SEPTA for delays and detours. #PhillySnow

14 hours ago

RT @philly311: No announcements have been made about City government closures. C...

RT @philly311: No announcements have been made about City government closures. City offices open today. #PhillySnow

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