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PW's Fourth of July Weekend Picks

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

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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

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

...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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Jul. 2-              Friends of Isaiah Thomas mark his 31st birthday at Vango Skybar, 116 S. 18th St., 7 p.m. Donation $31.

Jul. 7- 191st Democratic endorsed candidate Joanna McClinton holds Fundraiser at 1518 Sansom St., 5-7:30 p.m. Free food, great drink specials, $35 and up. For info Zac Shaffer (215) 849-2173 or zachaffer@gmail.com for more info.

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Jul. 7- PHA welcomes return of World Changers for service at Wilson Pk. pavilion, 25th & Jackson, 11 a.m.

Jul. 11-            Phil. Republican Party hosts Indoor Picnic Fundraiser for mayoral candidate Melissa Murray Bailey at 3525 Cottman Ave., 12-2 p.m. Donations $20.

Jul. 15-            Former Sheriff Barbara Deeley hosts Cocktail Reception for State Sen. John Sabatina, Jr. at Cuba Libre, 10 S. 2nd St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Gold $2,500, Silver $1,000, Bronze $500, Tickets $250.

Jul 17-             Barbara Deeley hosts “Sippin on Seabreeze” honoring Councilman Bobby Henon at 270 Seabreeze Ct., Anglesea , N.J., 6:30-9 p.m. Donations $100. Make checks payable to “Bobby11” c/o 7730 Richard St., Phila., PA 19152. For info (215) 906-0339.

Jul. 17-            50th & 9th Republican Wards host mayoral candidate Melissa Murray-Bailey at Campbell’s Place, 8337 Germantown Ave., 8-11 p.m. Free admission.

...Large’s 40th Anniversary of his Ordination Mass and Reception, Ceremony at St. Paul Ch., 923 Christian St., 12 m.; Reception at IATSE Ballrm., 2401 S. Swanson Street. 1:30-5:30 p...

Aug. 15-          Brooks Group hosts Crab & Shrimp Feast with roundtrip bus to Baltimore Inner Harbor, depart Progress Plaza, 1501 N. Broad St., 1 p.m., return departure 11 p.m. All you can eat buffet, open bar, music & dancing. For info George Brooks (215) 235-2235.

Aug. 30-31-    Phila. Republican Committee hosts Billy Meehan Clambake at Cannstatter Volksfest Verein, 9130 Academy Rd., 4-8 p.m. $100 per guest. Beer, wine, soda and open bar. Entertainment. Event...

Sep. 12-13–     1st Annual Miles Gray, Jr. Memorial Championship Tennis Tournament is held at 33rd & Susquehanna Ave., starting 10 a.m. $25 Singles, $35 Doubles. For info strawberrymta@aol.com

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Headlines: Post Brothers Involved in Rittenhouse Apartment Building Deal

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A large mixed-use building on the corner of 23rd and Walnut–smack dab between University City and Rittenhouse Square–has traded hands. And it’s not without its intrigue.

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Now seating: Three new restaurants worth a look

...who love it, the Factory has opened a shiny new location on the corner of 15th and Walnut, making all of those drives out to the suburbs unnecessary. The menu at the new...

...11:30 a.m.-12:30 a.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-11 p.m. 1430 Walnut St., 267-457-2203, cheesecakefactory.com

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...Sat., 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun., 8 a.m.-6 p.m. 1527 S. Fourth St., 215-551-5200, fourthandcross.com

...cart and will reopen in a brick-and-mortar location in the former Vegan Commissary (1703 S. 11th St.) sometime in July. In other South Philly news, Michael and Jeniphur Pasquarello of Kensington Quarters...

AWESOME FEST AT LIBERTY LANDS PARK 926 N. American St. Turbo Kid (2015, U.S.,...

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