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Come out for the Philadelphia premiere of 25 TO LIFE on Monday December 1 (World...

The Philadelphia screening of 25 TO LIFE will take place at 7pm at International House, 3701 Chestnut Street in University City. Tickets are $10 adults/ $8 Students and Seniors. The film's subject, WILLIAM BRAWNER will be on hand for a pre-show VIP meet-and-greet and post film Q&A.

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Calendar: Nov. 26 - Dec. 3

Vaudevillian frontman Bob Beru leads rock sextet Beru Revue through costumed vignettes that span topics from booze to religion. Signature songs include, “Hoods-A-Go Go” and “I Got A Job.” 8pm. $21-$25. World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. 215.222.1400. philly.worldcafelive.com

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...still enjoy this reinvention of classic Jewish humor. 7pm. $45-$65. Penn’s Landing Playhouse, 221 S. Columbus Blvd. plplayhouse.com

...or more can get a free round-trip bus ride. 8pm. $5-$60. XFINITY Live!, 1100 Pattison Ave. xfinitylive.com

...listen to live music and much more. 11am-7pm. Free. Through Dec. 28. LOVE Park, 1500 Arch St. philachristmas.com

...an entire desert buffet. 2:30pm. $29.95-$49.90. Spirit Cruises, Penn’s Landing, 401 S. Columbus Blvd. 866.455.3866. spiritcruises.com

While everyone else is shopping for anything with a red line over its price tag, head over to Memphis Taproom for their Black Friday beer event, where they’ll be pouring dark beers all day and serving brunch till 3pm. 11:30am. Memphis Taproom, 2331 E. Cumberland St. 215.425.4463. memphistaproom.com

As 2014 wraps up and the holidays approach, 1812 Productions takes a hilarious look back at the year’s local and national headlines in their hit political comedy. Through Dec. 31. $26-$40. Plays and Players Theatre, 1714 Delancey St. 215.735.0630. 1812productions.org

...epidemic the world has seen. 8pm. $20-$35. Arts Bank, The University of the Arts, 601 S. Broad St. 267.341.8511. johngravesproductions.org

...from the Lantern’s original 2006 production. Through Dec. 14. $22-$45. Lantern Theater Company, 10th and Ludlow streets. 215.829.0395. lanterntheater.org

...suggestions to pull off humorous bits with wit and charm. 8pm. $12. The Actors Center, 257 N. Third. St. 215.925.7060. phillyncrowd.com

Based on the controversial trial and a series of interviews, Curio Theatre brings to life the true story of Reverend Frank Schaefer, who was defrocked for officiating his son’s same-sex wedding. 8pm. $35. Through Dec. 6. Curio Theatre, 4740 Baltimore Ave. 215.525.1350. curiotheatre.org

...pint glasses, jewelry and more will be up for sale. 1pm. $40. 23rd Street Armory, 22 S. 23rd St. winterbeerfest.com

Set in the late 19th century, A Philadelphia Nutcracker features authentic period streetscapes, storefronts and homes from Germantown and Chestnut Hill. Through Nov. 29. $20-$25. Kurtz Center for the Performing Arts, 3000 W. School House Lane. 215.247.4272. philadancetheatre.org

Set in the late 19th century, A Philadelphia Nutcracker features authentic period streetscapes, storefronts and homes from Germantown and Chestnut Hill. Through Nov. 29. $20-$25. Kurtz Center for the Performing Arts, 3000 W. School House Lane. 215.247.4272. philadancetheatre.org

Revisit the tale of Scrooge and his underpaid clerk, Bob Cratchit, as an old miser learns the true meaning of Christmas with the help of some old friends. Through Dec. 6. $14-$16. Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut St. walnutstreettheatre.org

Holiday show by BalletFleming featuring choreography by Christopher Fleming and holiday music from Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Alvin and the Chipmunks and more.  2pm. $25. Shiloh Baptist Church, 2040 Christian St. 215.454.2858. balletfleming.org

...their lives and yet have never been further apart. Through Dec. 28. Suzanne Roberts Theatre, 480 S. Broad St. 215.985.0420. philadelphiatheatrecompany.org

...Square and keepsake photos provided by the Radisson Blu Warwick Hotel. 5:30pm. Free. Rittenhouse, 18th and Walnut sts. rittenhouserow.org

...installment of a series following military criminal investigator John Puller. 7:30pm. Free. Central Library, 1901 Vine St. freelibrary.org

...Izumi) and Jesse Prawlucki-Styer (Belle Cakery). 6:30pm. $125. Paradiso Restaurant and Wine Bar, 1627 E. Passyunk Ave. paradisophilly.com

The long-serving U.S. senator and former presidential candidate heads to Philly to discuss his book, 13 Soldiers, which features personal stories from 13 soldiers who fought in major military conflicts. 11:30am. $25-$125. Union League of Philadelphia, 140 S. Broad St. unionleague.org

...a collection of the magazine’s most seminal essays. 6:30pm. Free. National Constitution Center, 525 Arch Street, 215.409.6700. constitutioncenter.org

...those of Pamela Anderson, Tyra Banks and Melissa Etheridge. Through Dec. 7. Twenty-Two Gallery, 236 S. 22nd St. twenty-twogallery.com

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From Dunkin’ Donuts to Japanese fusion: New restaurant space opens at 40th and Sansom

From Dunkin’ Donuts to Japanese fusion: New restaurant space opens at 40th and Sansom

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Suspect Gary Grant Arrested for Robbery in the 17th District

On November 9, 2014, a University of Pennsylvania Police Officer interrupted a robbery at Colonial Pizza located at 400 S 43rd Street where Gary Grant was apprehended by this officer. After a further investigation of Grant, he was identified as the suspect in the following four robberies.

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...2014, at 7:18 pm, an unknown male entered the Omega Pizza Store located at 2145 South Street and approached an employee, a 44 year-old male who was behind the counter. Once...

...amount of money he fled the store and was last seen running west on the 2200 block of South Street...

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Jake's Sandwich Board in University City Is Open Now

The new West Philly location of Jake's Sandwich Board has quietly opened its doors at 40th and Sansom, which is great news for fans of hefty sandwiches, shakes, and french fries without limits.

Jake's Sandwich Board, 125 South 40th Street, (215) 921-9580, now soft open.

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Sam Wittchen: Combining Passion for Harps & Sustainability

...Wittchen is teaching a two-night sewing class at the Department of Making and Doing (3711 Market Street) on December 2nd/3rd.  Attendees will learn the basics of sewing on a sewing machine...

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Construction by Commons related to Perry World House

Construction work outside of 1920 Commons at 38th Street and Locust Walk, which has been going on for over a week, is related to routine utility work on the Perry World House.

The Perry World House’s primary entrance will be at 38th and Locust.

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Home of the Day: The Perfect Shore Getaway

22 N. 30th Street, Longport Borough, NJ 08403 | $725,000

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Stories from an Architect: Nicole Dress, AIA

...s primary objectives. As Project Manager at BLTa, Ms. Dress is currently leading projects at: 3601 Market Street; One Theater Square in Newark; Ponderosa Village at the University of Nevada, Reno; and the...

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Two More Projects Near 40th & Baring

The number of projects popping up in recent years on the blocks surrounding 40th & Baring has really been astounding. On Baring Street numerous apartment buildings have risen, mostly housing students...

...Street, still on 40th, and find two more projects currently moving forward. A garage at 335-37 N. 40th St. that looks like it dated back over a hundred years has been demolished. In its...

An old home down the street, 321 N. 40th St. is still in the process of being demolished. In contrast to the first project, we...

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Fresh Start Foods: Fresh food and job training in West Philly

Once fully operational, the program will be able to provide some 2,000 healthy meals each day to neighborhood school children. Organizers also plan to open a retail store next fall at 3945 Lancaster Ave.

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Top 5: Turkeys, Trees, and More

When: Now through December 1  Where: Penn Museum, 3260 South Street, Philadelphia Cost: $10

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When: December 2, 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Where: Free Library of Philadelphia Central Library, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia Cost: Free!

When: November 30, 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Where: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia Cost: $6.95


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