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How many bookstores can you visit in a single day?

Penn Book Center (130 S 34th Street)

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Joseph Fox Bookshop (1724 Sansom Street)

Head House Books (619 South 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.
    http://www.newsworks.org

19 hours ago

Review: CO/OP in U. City, 'the best bite of food this year'

20 South 33rd Street, 215.387.1400

    Review: CO/OP in U. City, 'the best bite of food this year'
    It's a rare hotel restaurant that's worth the repeat visit. On the third week of May, the University of Pennsylvania's Class of 2017 graduates, and Craig Russell gets married. "It's literally going to be the busiest week of my life," said the groom-to-be and executive chef of CO/OP, the polished 156-seat restaurant at the new Study University City hotel.
    https://billypenn.com

19 hours ago

Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ NFL Draft Experience, Philadelphia Science Festival, Penn Relays, Yards Real Ale Festival, Flavors On The Avenue and More!

Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~ April 29 ~ From 10 am to 2 pm, The Food Trust holds an outdoor market at 43rd St and Baltimore Ave. Enjoy fresh vegetables & food from favorite local farmers and producers. ~ Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~

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...pm in the South Street Headhouse District, Experience the creativity and energy of the fabulous Fourth Street and South Street business communities with an evening of extended hours, art, music, food and shopping along Historic...

Liberty Lands Market ~ April 29 ~ From 9 am until 3 pm at 926 N. American St in Northern Liberties. One can find everything from fresh organic produce to hand crafted wears...

    Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ NFL Draft Experience, Philadelphia Science Festival, Penn Relays, Yards Real Ale Festival, Flavors On The Avenue and More!
    Things to do in Philadelphia ~ April 28 - May 4 ~ Visiting Philadelphia or living in/nearby Philly? We have it all for you. Anything from free events in Philadelphia, to food festivals, historical sites, museums and much more. With so many things to do in Philadelphia, you can't go wrong.
    http://www.myphillyalive.com

22 hours ago

Oddly Shaped West Philly Lot Could Be Developed

There's a vacant lot at 318 N. 42nd St. where developers are looking to build something new. Ho hum, more student housing for this...

    Oddly Shaped West Philly Lot Could Be Developed
    There's a vacant lot at 318 N. 42nd St. where developers are looking to build something new. Ho hum, more student housing for this block, which saw three new homes go up a few years ago and is a stone's throw away from dozens of relatively fresh projects.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

23 hours ago

Crime Report from March 25 to April 24

April 19, 9:35 p.m. 4300 block of Wallace Street

April 12, 12:06 a.m. 3300 block of Market Street

April 10, 4 to 9 p.m. 3100 block of Chestnut Street

April 11, 1:40 p.m. 3400 block of Lancaster Avenue

April 11, 6 to 6:30 p.m. 3500 block of Chestnut Street

April 14 to 17, 3200 block of Chestnut Street

April 16, 2 to 10 a.m. 3300 Spring Garden St.

April 17, 6:10 to 6:25 p.m. 3300 Race St.

April 23 to 24, 3300 block of Arch Street

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April 15, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. 200 block of N. Broad Street

    Crime Report from March 25 to April 24 - The Triangle
    The following crimes occurred on or near campus and were reported to The Triangle by the Drexel University Division of Public Safety between March 25 and April 24. All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement or DPS incident reports. April 19, 9:35 p.m.
    http://thetriangle.org

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A Guide To This Mega Festival Weekend In Philadelphia, April 28-30

Franklin Field, 235 S. 33rd Street

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Great Plaza at Penn's Landing, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard

Various locations, including Voyeur Nightclub, 1221 Saint James Street

    A Guide To This Mega Festival Weekend In Philadelphia
    Photo by C. Smyth for Visit Philadelphia It's a busy weekend in Philadelphia with major sporting events, outdoor festivals and more... One of the biggest signs of spring in Philadelphia is the arrival of major festivals and events in all corners of the city.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

41 hours ago

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

Where:Franklin Field, 235 S. 33rd Street

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Various locations including Youma, 4519 Baltimore Avenue

Ruba Club, 416 Green Street

The Attic, 419 S. 15th Street

Where:Prince Theater, 1412 Chestnut 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.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

42 hours ago

Celebrating stories with Pecola Breedlove and The Freedom Party

Pecola Breedlove and The Freedom Party happens every Tuesday at A Poet Art Gallery, 4032 Girard Avenue in Philadelphia. For more information, keep tabs on the event’s Facebook Page. via facebook.com/breedlovetuesdays

    Celebrating stories with Pecola Breedlove and The Freedom Party - The Key
    Why do they call open mics, open mics? Because open mics are invitations for artist to be open when they step up on the mic. Imagine coming into a space that doesn't require you to be perfect for entrance. A ... Continued
    http://thekey.xpn.org

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Updated April 27th

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.

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.

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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-          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.

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.

...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...

...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 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-            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–            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-            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 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.

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...

...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 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.

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. 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.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

47 hours ago

123 years old and running strong, Penn Relays open Thursday

UBER: Uber is the official rideshare app for the 123rd running of the Penn Relays. An exclusive pickup and drop-off zone will be located at the corner of 33rd and Walnut streets to offer convenient service to Penn Relays fans.

    123 years old and running strong, Penn Relays open Thursday
    The National Football League Draft - taking place on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia for the first time - certainly has made headline news for its lengthy set up; its impact on neighborhoods and traffic; and the economic benefit it will have in this city of Eagles fans who bleed green.
    http://www.newsworks.org

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Seven study breaks on campus to check out if you need a breather this finals period

Where: Penn Hillel, 215 S. 39th Street

    Seven study breaks on campus to check out if you need a breather this finals period
    Finals season is here and let's face it - you could use a break. Here are some easily accessible places on campus that are offering study breaks. Zumba Study Break by the Latinx Coalition When: Friday, April 28, 3:00-4:00 p.m.
    http://www.thedp.com

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