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12 hours ago

How many bookstores can you visit in a single day?

Joseph Fox Bookshop (1724 Sansom Street)

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Head House Books (619 South Street)

Penn Book Center (130 S 34th Street)

Spiral Bookcase (112 Cotton Street, Manayunk)

Big Blue Marble (551 Carpenter Lane, Mt. Airy)

Doylestown Bookshop (16 S Main Street, Doylestown)

Farley’s Bookshop (44 S Main Street, New Hope)

    How many bookstores can you visit in a single day?
    After the advent of big box store booksellers and online retail giants, small independent bookstores learned to survive - not by selling you the book you wanted, but selling you the book you didn't know you wanted.
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17 hours ago

NFL in Philly Draft Parties Last Night and other fun photos of the day

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    NFL in Philly Draft Parties Last Night and other fun photos of the day | Philly Chit Chat
    OK The Draft is pretty spectacular to have in Philly. For me I don't really know who the players are. Thankfully my new friend Eddie Alderson was with me Wednesday and could fill me in even on our own players....
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18 hours ago

Go Eat Lunch Outside Today

...Vegetarian on 20th or one from newcomer Goldie (plus a tehina milkshake, of course) near 15th and Sansom completes the picture nicely. A poke bowl from Poi Dog Snack Shop’s new location...

    Go Eat Lunch Outside Today
    We've rounded up our favorite spots to grab a bite, plus nearby green spaces perfect for an impromptu lunch picnic. After days of gray, rainy weather, the weather is warm and sunny - and it's Friday. Sounds like the perfect excuse to treat yourself to al fresco lunch - without having to wait for a sidewalk table.
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19 hours ago

Center City West: Area Building Boom Includes High-Rise Hotels, Condos

...going on,” said Ertz, a partner and design architect at Cope Linder Architects, located at Market and 17th streets. The firm has designed buildings in the neighborhood like 1706 Rittenhouse Square and the...

West of Broad, within zip codes 19102 and 19103, in “Core Center City,” 559 total units were completed. The biggest project in Center City West was 1919 Market St., with 321 apartments inside a 29-story tower.

...more than just housing development underway in Center City West. A glass retail structure at 1428 Walnut St., which was completed in 2015, houses a large Verizon store and the Cheesecake Factory, The...

...2013 building collapse that destroyed the Salvation Army Thrift Store. A mixed-use building at 1911 Walnut St. is slated for 55,000 square feet of retail space along with 342 apartments and...

Two hotels are on the way, too, in Center City West, including the Cope Linder-designed W and Element Hotels. The site of the project, on Chestnut and 15th streets, has been through a tumultuous building process period of 17 years, an unusually long time for a project.

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...a large Verizon store and the Cheesecake Factory, The June 5th Memorial Park project at 2140 Market St. is set to commemorate the six people killed in the 2013 building collapse that destroyed...

    Center City West: Area Building Boom Includes High-Rise Hotels, Condos
    David Ertz peered out his office window at the evolving Center City skyline he is helping to create. "It is kind of remarkable, what's going on," said Ertz, a partner and design architect at Cope Linder Architects, located at Market and 17th streets.
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27 hours ago

It’s Back and Better: EAST PASSYUNK HOSTS NEW FLAVORS STREET FESTIVAL “Flavors on the Avenue” 2017

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    It's Back and Better: EAST PASSYUNK HOSTS NEW FLAVORS STREET FESTIVAL "Flavors on the Avenue" 2017 | Philly Chit Chat
    It's Back and Better: EAST PASSYUNK HOSTS NEW FLAVORS STREET FESTIVAL "Flavors on the Avenue" 2017 EAST PASSYUNK HOSTS NEW FLAVORS STREET FESTIVAL WITH 27 AWARD-WINNING RESTAURANTS, LIVE MUSIC, SIDEWALK SALES AND FREE FAMILY FUN Philadelphia, PA - East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District presents Flavors on the Avenue: A Street...
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29 hours ago

JA Career Day

200 S. Broad St., Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19102

    JA Career Day
    The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia is dedicated to promoting regional economic growth, advancing business-friendly public policies, and servicing our members through outstanding programs, benefits and services.
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41 hours ago

Pub & Kitchen has a new menu, and you've gotta try the pretzel

There’s a new restaurant (maybe called ‘Alice’) coming to 15th & Locust, but it’s not a Stephen Starr spot

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In case you’ve been looking for a place to play your 8-tracks, new Home Grown cafe at Broad & Jackson is here for you

    Pub & Kitchen has a new menu, and you've gotta try the pretzel
    Chef Steve Eckerd brings serious chops to a revamped gastropub menu. You will make fun of the pretzel on Pub & Kitchen's new menu when it lands on your table. Its knotted shape looks more like a sad pug face than a classic twist, with a giant bulbous pouf on one side and no crystals of salt glistening on top.
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41 hours ago

Tonight Picks: The NFL Draft Experience, Penn Relays, Free Yoga And More

The Attic, 419 S. 15th Street

Where:Prince Theater, 1412 Chestnut Street

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Where:Franklin Field, 235 S. 33rd Street

Various locations including Youma, 4519 Baltimore Avenue

Ruba Club, 416 Green Street

Where:Dock Street Brewing Company, 701 S. 50th Street

Where:Race Street Pier, Race Street & N. Columbus Boulevard

    Tonight Picks: The NFL Draft Experience, Penn Relays, Free Yoga And More
    Ahead of one of the biggest weekends of the year, a number of giant events begin tonight, Thursday, in Philadelphia. The highly anticipated NFL Draft Experience kicks off on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, bringing more than 200,000 people to the city over the next three days.
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42 hours ago

This Monday: How can Philadelphia lead the country in health and sciences innovation?

This event is scheduled to take place on Monday, May 1, 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Public Health Management Corp., Centre Square East, 1500 Market Street in the lower mezzanine. Tickets are $10. RSVP

    This Monday: How can Philadelphia lead the country in health and sciences innovation? - Technical.ly Philly
    The Sciences track is the newest on our block but no less active than the others. We've dedicated some serious coverage to the petri dish that is Philadelphia's sciences sector. Take a look if you missed it. Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast is offering the opportunity at an afternoon of engagement offline.
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43 hours ago

#DraftinPHL Parties – Parties, Players out and about NFL Draft Eve

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The first party I hit up was the Commonwealth Proper and Lapstone & Hammer Suits & Sneakers Party at 1106 Chestnut Street

    #DraftinPHL Parties - Parties, Players out and about NFL Draft Eve | Philly Chit Chat
    It's here, and last night it kicked off - the parties that will be occurring during the #DraftinPHL I hit up three so come along and see what's shaking I heard Philadelphia Eagles Jalen Mills was making an appearance at...
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44 hours ago

The 7th Annual Philly Tech Week Kicks Off This Week, April 28-May 6

Where:PHMC, 1500 Market Street, East Tower, Lower Mezz

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Where:Technically Media and other participating venues, starts at 601 Walnut Street #1200

Where:The Schmidt’s Commons, 1001 North 2nd Street

Where:Pennovation Center, 3401 Grays Ferry Avenue

    The 7th Annual Philly Tech Week Kicks Off This Week, April 28-May 6
    Digital devotees and gadget geeks, get ready - a tech takeover is about to hit Philly! From Friday, April 28 through Saturday, May 6, Philly Tech Week unfolds with more than 100 events scheduled to take place at venues citywide. PHILLY TECH WEEK FAST FACTS Philly Tech Week takes place April 28-May 6, 2017.
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Updated April 27th

Apr. 27-          Committee to Re-elect State Rep. John Taylor hosts Historical Site Cigar & Wine Tasting at Colonial Dames of Phila., 1630 Latimer St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets $250. Sponsorships available.

May 2-            Women for Vikki host judicial candidate Vikki Kristiansson Fundraiser at Pipeline Philly, 30 S. 15th St., 15th fl., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sponsors $500, Hosts $250, Co-Hosts $100, Friends $75. RSVP: bit.ly/womenforvikki or Melissa (215) 251-0585.

May 2-            Judge Lucretia Clemons is hosted Cocktail Reception at Pyramid Cl., 1735 Market St., 51st fl., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Hors d’oeuvres. Contribution levels $1,000, $250, $100. For info: www.lucretia4judge.com.

...500, Supporters $12,000, Patrons $2,500. Payable to “Committee to Elect Vince Melchiorre Judge,” 1600 Locust St., Phila., PA 19103. RSVP: Taylor Daukaus (267) 671-7208 or judgemelchiorre@gmail.com...

May 3-            Judicial candidate Leon Goodman is hosted Happy Hour at Ladder 15, 1528 Sansom St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Young Professionals $50, Guests $100, Friends $250, Sponsors $500. Payable to “Goodman for Judge,” 1515 Market St., Stu. 1200, Phila., PA 19102. Or http://goodmanforjudge.com/donate/.

May 3-            Judicial candidate Leon Goodman is hosted Happy Hour at Ladder 15, 1528 Sansom St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Young Professionals $50, Guests $100, Friends $250, Sponsors $500. Payable to “Goodman for Judge,” 1515 Market St., Stu. 1200, Phila., PA 19102. Or http://goodmanforjudge.com/donate/.

May 3-            Joseph J. Kelly hosts Fundraiser for judicial candidate George Twardy at 1925 Lounge, 111 S. 17th St., 6-8 p.m. Sponsorship levels $250, $500, $1,000 & $2,500.

May 10-          Marissa Brumbach is hosted Fundraiser at 1518 Bar & Grill, 1518 Sansom St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Complimentary drinks & buffet. Guests $$50, Bronze $100, Silver $250...

May 18-          Union League Armed Services Council hosts Armed Forces Day Lunch at 140 S. Broad St., 11:30 a.m. Anthony Carrelli, Pa. Adjutant Gen’l, guest speaker. Tickets $40.

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Apr. 27-          Rebecca Womack and Fair Districts PA host “End Gerrymandering & Redistricting” Event at USciences, Griffith Ha. C, 600 S. 43rd St., 7-8:30 p.m.

Apr. 27-          Green Party of Phila. holds Membership Mtg. at Shissler Rec, 1800 Blair St., 7 p.m.

Apr. 27-          State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts “State of the State” town hall mtg. at 2nd Macedonia Bapt. Ch., 1301 W. Ruscomb St., 6-8 p.m. State & city elected officials & administrators. For info: (215) 849-6592.

Apr. 28-          Mt. Hebron Bapt. Ch. Hosts Free Community Day at Church Ha., 1417 Wharton St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Items for kids, ladies, men, home, etc. Free to all. Bring shopping bags & carts. For info: 215) 336-8163.

Apr.28-           Ohio Gov. John Kasich is featured at Speaker Series, Mus. of American Revolution, 101 S 3rd St., 6-7 p.m.

Apr. 29-          AARP, with several elected officials host Shredding at Prince Hall Masonic Lodge, 4301 N. Broad St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. All items must be in paper bags. For info: 1 (866) 389-5654.

Apr. 29-          12th Ward, 23rd Div. hosts Community Breakfast at Wissahickon Boys & Girls Cl., 328 W. Coulter St., 10 a.m.-12 m. For info: Jeff Templeton www.jefftempleton.com.

Apr. 29-          United Voices for Phila. hosts DA Candidates Forum at CCP, 1700 Spring Garden St., 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Apr. 29-          DA Candidates Forum is held at CCP, 1600 Spring Garden St., 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Apr. 29-          Grands as Parents hosts Skating Party at Carmen Skating Rink, 3226 Germantown Ave., 4 p.m.

Apr. 29-          Marissa Brumbach is hosted Beef & Beer Salute at Vikings New Year’s Cl., 1815 S. 11th St., 2nd fl., 7-11 p.m. $30 ticket at door.

Apr. 29-          Congressman Dwight Evans hosts Birthday Party Pre-Election Fundraiser at Hilton City Li. Hot., 4200 City Ave., VIP Reception7:30-8:30 p.m., Party 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Patrons $70, Supporters $100, Friends $250, Sponsors $1,000, Hosts $2,500. For info: Mary Kate (215) 242-3213.

...Rep. Mike Driscoll & Mike McAllister host Cocktail Reception for Judge Vincent Melchiorre at Ashburner Inn, 8400 Torresdale Ave., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets $50; Friends $200, Hosts $500, Supporters $12,000...

May 2-            Greater N.E. Chamber of Commerce hosts DA Candidate Debate at Cottage Green, 9001 Ashton Rd., 7-9 p.m.

May 3-            State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts Senor Chat ’N Chew at Mt. Carmel Bapt. Ch., 5732 Race St., 1:30-3:30 p.m. Medical screenings, government info. For info: (215) 879-6625.

May 3-            State Sen. Vincent Hughes hosts Fundraiser at South Kitchen & Jazz Parlor, 600 N. Broad St., 5-7 p.m. For info: Greta at (215) 251-0585 or Greta@RittenhousePolitical.com.

May 3–            Mike Cibik & Monika Czapla host reception for Judge Vincent Furlong at 334 S. Front St., 6-9 p.m. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. Sponsors $100, higher sponsorships available. Checks payable to “Judge Furlong Election Committee.”

May 3-            Liguori Acad. hosts “Boundless Celebration” at Sheet Metal Workers Union Ha., 1301 S. Columbus Blvd., 6-9 p.m. MC Joe Piscopo. Concert performance by Hall of Famer Don Felder. 2017 Boundless Award to be given Bernie Parent. Tickets online: www.liquoriacademy.org.

May 5-            Sid Booker & Sheriff Jewell Williams host Candidates Meet & Greet Night at Club LaPointe, Broad St. & Belfield Ave., 5:30-8 p.m. Meet elected celebrities as well.

May 6-            State Sen. Anthony Williams State Rep. Joanna McClinton host Shredding Event at Cobbs Ck. Shopping Ctr., 58th St. & Baltimore Ave., 10 a.m.-1 p.m. For info: (215) 492-2980 or (215) 748-6712.

May 6-            36th Ward Community Progressives host Candidates Meet & Greet at Amer. Legion, 1944 Federal St., 6-9 p.m. Candidates $25.

May 9-            Republican City Committee hosts Spring Cocktail Party at Romano’s Catering, 1523 E. Wingohocking St., 6-8 p.m. Tickets $125, Sponsors $500. Checks payable to “Phila. Republican City Committee,” 3525 Cottman Ave., Phila., PA 19149.

May 9-            Republican City Committee hosts Spring Cocktail Party at Romano’s Catering, 1523 E. Wingohocking St., 6-8 p.m. Tickets $125, Sponsors $500. Checks payable to “Phila. Republican City Committee,” 3525 Cottman Ave., Phila., PA 19149.

...2,000, Benefactors $2,500+. $8 parking for attendees. Payable to “Friends of Rania Major,” 1806 Kater St., Phila., PA 19146. RSVP: Ryan Murphy (610) 509-4406...

May 9-            Councilman David Oh & Small Business Council host Judicial Candidates at Saigon Maxim, 612 Washington Ave., 6:30-8:30 p.m. Public invited.

...Gold $500, Platinum $1,000, Titanium $1,500. Payable to “Committee to Elect Marissa Brumbach,” 2408 S. Jessup St., Phila., PA 19148 or at door. For info: Karen Sugarman (215) 370-1423(c) or...

May 10-          Lawrence Bozzelli is hosted Fundraiser at Mace’s Crossing, 1714 Cherry St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Donations $75. For info: (267) 251-7822.

May 11–          Tacony Holmesburg Town Watch meets at Tacony Baptist Ch., 4715 Disston St., 7 p.m. Candidates welcome.

May 14-          Paul “Earthquake” Moore hosts Weekend of Peace at Elmwood Skating Rink, Friday 8-11 p.m. and at Motorcycle Ride for Peace, beginning at Broad St. & Pattison Ave., Saturday 11 a.m.

May 20-          State Rep. Joanna McClinton hosts Community Day at Add B. Anderson ES, 1034 S. 60th St., 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Parade for peace, health screenings & info, entertainment, children’s activities. For info: (215) 748-6712.

May 24-          City & State PA hosts “PA Power 100 2017” at SugarHouse Casino Event Ctr., 1001 N. Delaware Ave., 5:30 p.m. Open bar, hors d’oeuvres. Tickets $55, 4-pack $195, Power...

Jun. 9-            State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts Senior Fair at Ctr. in the Park, 5818 Germantown Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. State & local agencies, health-care providers, volunteer opportunities, screenings, giveaways & prizes. For info (215) 849-6592.

Jun. 11-12-     Indigenous Muslim Sisters hosts Nat’l Reunion at Int’l Ho., 3701 Chestnut St. Tickets $50. For info and tickets: Aisha (443) 851-9212, Saeedah (215) 828-1969, Majeedah (215) 778-2748, Ayesha (979) 319-2983.

Jun. 22-          Tribute to Commissioner Lisa Deeley is held at Field House, 1150 Filbert St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets $250 up. RSVP deeleyforphilly.com.

    Updated April 27th
    Apr. 27- Committee to Re-elect State Rep. John Taylor hosts Historical Site Cigar & Wine Tasting at Colonial Dames of Phila., 1630 Latimer St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets $250. Sponsorships available. Apr. 27- Rebecca Womack and Fair Districts PA host "End Gerrymandering & Redistricting" Event at USciences, Griffith Ha. C, 600 S.
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2 days ago

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2 days ago

Uber and Out ? - What Happens After Start Up?

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    Uber and Out ? - What Happens After Start Up? - 4/27/2017
    Young professional entrepreneurs are the driving force behind current economic development in our region and around the world. The creative and information technology sectors are two of the fastest growing industries. Innovative ideas are often born and incubated in higher educational institutions.
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2 days ago

On Deck with the Phillies

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    On Deck with the Phillies - 4/27/2017
    Root for the home team with the Chamber at this Phillies event hosted at Citizens Bank Park. Attendees are encouraged to invite colleagues, customers, and clients for a casual networking lunch with drinks at the Phillies Party Tent. Phillies GM Matt Klentak and Manager Pete Mackanin plan to stop by the tent and welcome everyone.
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2 days ago

Michael Solomonov Is Opening Another Dizengoff

The original Dizengoff, which opened in 2014, is on 16th and Sansom. An outpost inside the Chelsea Market in New York followed, in the spring of 2016. But for the next Dizengoff, you’ll have to venture a little farther: It’s opening in Miami.

    Michael Solomonov Is Opening Another Dizengoff
    But it won't be in Philly
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2 days ago

Weekly Entertainment Guide - Figaro, Festivals, & Farces

...to keep the others from discovering his or her own scandal, Plays and Players Theatre, 1714 Delancey Place, Center City Philadelphia. Related programs and events include an open captioned performance in English on...

...the Passing" by Choreographic Fellow and PHILADANCO alum Tommie-Waheed Evans, at the Wilma Theater, 265 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia. Go behind the scenes with the X-Process, interactive lectures and events, conversations with...

...Street, Milkboy Philadelphia, 1100 Chestnut Street, Franky Bradley's, 1320 Chancellor Street, Chris' Jazz Café, 1421 Sansom Street, and TIME, 1314 Sansom Street. All access ticket $20 in advance and $25 same day...

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...direction of Corrado Rovaris. Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte, performed in Italian with English Supertitles, 240 South Broad Street, Philadelphia. The opera will travel next to San Diego Opera and Palm Beach Opera. Photo...

...and Doug Greene, directed by John Bellomo, at the Calvary Center for Culture and Community, 4740 Baltimore Avenue, Philadelphia. Not recommended for children under the age of 16 due to adult content. Photo...

...his career, the play is directed by Stephen Underwood at Olivet Covenant Presbyterian Church Theater, 608 N. 22nd Street, Philadelphia. Photo by Lydia Kincaid...

...performance is hosted by Martha Graham Cracker, Saturday, April 29, 8 p.m., Forrest Theatre, 1114 Walnut Street, Philadelphia. New this year, the dancers of the Pennsylvania Ballet open their doors for the...

...rehearsal on Thursday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m., at the Louise Reed Center, 323 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia. Photo by Kelly Leggett...

...James Santangelo Trio, Shakera Jones (pictured), John Yao Quintet, and more at Fergie's Pub, 1214 Sansom Street, Milkboy Philadelphia, 1100 Chestnut Street, Franky Bradley's, 1320 Chancellor Street, Chris' Jazz Café, 1421...

...pictured), John Yao Quintet, and more at Fergie's Pub, 1214 Sansom Street, Milkboy Philadelphia, 1100 Chestnut Street, Franky Bradley's, 1320 Chancellor Street, Chris' Jazz Café, 1421 Sansom Street, and TIME, 1314...

...at Fergie's Pub, 1214 Sansom Street, Milkboy Philadelphia, 1100 Chestnut Street, Franky Bradley's, 1320 Chancellor Street, Chris' Jazz Café, 1421 Sansom Street, and TIME, 1314 Sansom Street. All access ticket $20...

...Street, Franky Bradley's, 1320 Chancellor Street, Chris' Jazz Café, 1421 Sansom Street, and TIME, 1314 Sansom Street. All access ticket $20 in advance and $25 same day. Photo by Regina Lynn...

...of more than 70 craft beers with live blues music at the Manayunk Brewery & Restaurant, 4120 Main Street, Philadelphia. Photo courtesy of the Manayunk Brewery & Restaurant.  The Springfest Live! Philadelphia Craft Beer and...

...Festival takes place April 29, 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. at XFINITY Live! Philadelphia, 1100 Pattison Avenue, Philadelphia...

...artists and their media along with outdoor musical performances, family activities, and more, centered around 22nd and Fairmount Avenue in Philadelphia. Photo courtesy of the Fairmount Arts Crawl...

    Weekly Entertainment Guide - Figaro, Festivals, & Farces
    Robin Bloom shares her recommendations for what to do this week in the Philadelphia region! Onstage Opera Philadelphia's "The Marriage of Figaro" Mozart's comic opera The Marriage of Figaro closes Opera Philadelphia's season with five performances April 28 through May 7 at the Academy of Music.
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LGBTQ Event of the Week: Queer Performances of Color

KYL/D’s Home Season at Prince Theater: 8 p.m. at Prince Theater, 1412 Chestnut Street.

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...kicks off at 10:30 p.m. on Friday, April 28th, at CiBo Ristorante Italiano, 1227 Walnut Street. Free admission with option to donate to the performers...

Miss Philly Gay Pride Crowning of Tina Montgomery: 11 p.m. at Bob & Barbara’s Lounge, 1509 South Street.

School Fair for LGBTQ Communities: 12 p.m. at William Way LGBT Community Center, 1315 Spruce Street.

Shut Up & Dance 2017: 8 p.m. at Forrest Theatre, 1114 Walnut Street.

The Main Event: PBP For Women: 10 p.m. at District N9NE, 460 North 9th Street.

Drag Your A** to Brunch!: 11:30 a.m. at Bourbon & Branch, 705 North 2nd Street.

    LGBTQ Event of the Week
    Plus other awesome events worthy of your attendance. For its diverse lineup of entertainment and intersectional inclusion, this week's LGBTQ event of the week is Queer Performances of Color. This edition's theme is "This Is Us," as your favorite queer performers show "unity and solidarity against the racism and discrimination happening in the Gayborhood."
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2 days ago

These 4 tech platforms might just change Philly for the better

Open Seat Finder, GerryMapper, MyPhilly and Leverage demoed their projects last night at WeWork’s 1900 Market spot before a pretty serious panel of judges, including the City’s Chief Administrative Officer...

    These 4 tech platforms might just change Philly for the better - Technical.ly Philly
    A month can fly by, especially when you're trying to help your city be better. For the four teams that made it to the final sesh in Code for Philly's Civic Engagement Launchpad, the month-long format paid off in the long run, letting civic tech buffs gather research, implement changes and lay the groundwork for the next steps on the road to building up their tech tools.
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2 days ago

Tonight Picks: Philadelphia Science Festival, After-Hours Museum Events, Free Yoga And More

Where:The Wilma Theater, 265 S. Broad Street

Where:Dilworth Park, 1 S. 15th Street

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Where:Race Street Pier, Race Street & N. Columbus Boulevard

Where:The Franklin Institute, 222 N. 20th Street

Where:Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 118-128 N. Broad Street

Where:The Trestle Inn, 339 N. 11th Street

Where:Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz, 738 S. Broad Street

    Tonight Picks: Philadelphia Science Festival, After-Hours Museum Events, Free Yoga And More
    Philadelphia Museum of Art | Photo by G. Widman for Visit Philadelphia Enjoy an exciting spring night in Philly... There's no shortage of ways to enjoy this spring night out in Philadelphia. The Philadelphia Science Festival is in full swing at The Franklin Institute and live music is center stage at the Theatre of the Living Arts and Union Transfer.
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2 days ago

The 4th Annual Charity Flip Cup Tournament Was Flipping Packed

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    The 4th Annual Charity Flip Cup Tournament Was Flipping Packed | Philly Chit Chat
    Good Wednesday. Chatterblast hosted the 4th Annual Charity Flip Cup Tournament took place Friday night at Field House in Center City. Over 48 teams competed to become the champion with The Thots coming out on top. Proceeds from the event...
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2 days ago

NFL Draft To Impact Some Postal Operations In Philadelphia

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    NFL Draft To Impact Some Postal Operations In Philadelphia
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - The NFL Draft in Philadelphia is affecting some postal operations in the city. The United States Postal Service, working in conjunction with the Postal Inspection Service and other law enforcement agencies, says it will temporarily lock out some blue collection boxes in the area near NFL Draft activities.
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3 days ago

YPC Networking at the Pavilion at Franklin Square

200 S. Broad St., Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19102

    YPC Networking at the Pavilion at Franklin Square - 4/26/2017
    Join members of YPC for a night of networking at Franklin Square, and hear from our featured speaker. Bring plenty of business cards and be prepared to expand your network, and make new contacts with fellow young professionals in the region.
    http://www.chamberphl.com

3 days ago

12th Annual Experience the Taste of Chile

200 S. Broad St., Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19102

    12th Annual Experience the Taste of Chile - 4/26/2017
    Join the Chilean and American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia for its 12th Annual “Experience the Taste of Chile,” an evening of authentic Chilean food and wine, rich conversation and celebration of the fruitful commercial and trade partnership between the Delaware Valley and the Republic of Chile.
    http://www.chamberphl.com

3 days ago

Shaping Health Care featuring Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel

200 S. Broad St., Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19102

    Shaping Health Care featuring Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel - 4/26/2017
    As a global leader in health care, Greater Philadelphia's tremendous assets continue to catalyze innovations, breakthroughs, and collaborations that are driving the sector forward. Efforts to improve the nation's health care system will test the region's ability to continue its success as a powerful magnet for companies across the health care and life sciences spectrum.
    http://www.chamberphl.com

3 days ago

Lead Generation Seminar

200 S. Broad St., Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19102

    Lead Generation Seminar
    The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia is dedicated to promoting regional economic growth, advancing business-friendly public policies, and servicing our members through outstanding programs, benefits and services.
    http://www.chamberphl.com

3 days ago

Climate Science & Society: A Brownbag Lunch Seminar

1429 Walnut Street, Suite 400

    Climate Science & Society: A Brownbag Lunch Seminar
    Climate Science & Society: A Brownbag Lunch Seminar Pack your lunch and join us at PennFuture's offices for a special panel on Philadelphia air emissions data and their climate-forcing implications, the Clean Power Plan legal fight, and the history of environmental and climate politics.
    http://planphilly.com

3 days ago

5 Takeaways from the 2017 “State of Center City” Report

...is attracting employers to the area (case in point: Vanguard Group’s innovation center at 23rd and Chestnut, which Lisa Davis, Vanguard’s head of innovation strategy, says will be “bursting at the...

    5 Takeaways from the 2017 "State of Center City" Report
    Center City's been on a roll of late, but whether that roll will continue hinges on a number of factors. Here are some of them. The release of the 2017 "State of Center City" report at this morning's quarterly meeting of the Central Philadelphia Development Corporation was a "Yes, but..."
    http://www.phillymag.com

3 days ago

Here's when the renovated, suddenly airy Palm at the Bellevue will reopen

There’s a new restaurant (maybe called ‘Alice’) coming to 15th & Locust, but it’s not a Stephen Starr spot

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In case you’ve been looking for a place to play your 8-tracks, new Home Grown cafe at Broad & Jackson is here for you

    Here's when the renovated, suddenly airy Palm at the Bellevue will reopen
    "People were sure we were closing for good." When The Palm Philadelphia shut down for renovations in March 2016, there was a lot of skepticism about whether it would actually reopen. "I can't tell you how many calls and emails I got," said Palm Restaurant Group COO Jeff Phillips.
    https://billypenn.com

3 days ago

There are still hotel rooms and Airbnb options for the NFL Draft — for a price

Location: 120 S. 17th St.

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Location: 1200 Market St.

Location: 400 Arch Street

Location: Near 13th and Fairmount

Location: North 38th Street and Lancaster Avenue area

Location: South Sixth Street and Oregon Avenue area

    There are still hotel rooms and Airbnb options for the NFL Draft - for a price
    Flipside; The farther away you stay, the hotter the deal. The NFL Draft begins in Philly in two days - as do the Penn Relays - and there are still plenty of lodging options for last-minute travelers who want to make their way to Philly.
    https://billypenn.com

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