4 hours ago

DNC events for Monday, July 25

National Constitution Center, 525 Arch St.

Hotel Monaco, 433 Chestnut St. 

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Double Tree Hotel, 237 S. Broad St.

Marconi Plaza, west side, Broad Street and Oregon Avenue, South Philly.

Pennsylvania Convention Center,  1101 Arch St.

Friends Center, 1501 Cherry St.

William Way LGBT Center, 1315 Spruce St., Center City.

Microsoft Innovation Center, University City Science Center, 3711 Market St., West Philadelphia.

Science Leadership Academy, 55 N. 22nd St.

Arts Ballroom at the Sylvania, 1324 Locust St.

Dilworth Park, 1 S. 15th St., Center City.

BOP Restaurant, 220 S. Broad St.

Politico Hub, 2001 Market St. 

Connie's Ric Rack, 1132 S. 9th St.

    DNC events for Monday, July 25
    It's party time. Though parties and fund-raisers were scheduled over the weekend, Monday marks the official start of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Officially sanctioned, star-studded events will be scattered through Center City before the gavel sounds in the late afternoon for the main event at the Wells Fargo Center.
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4 hours ago

A different city, then: Looking back at Philadelphia's transformation for the 2000 RNC as it ...

...and Dave & Buster's. Three are in Old City - Continental, the trendy martini bar at Second and Market; Warmdaddy's, the jazz-blues place on Front Street south of Market, and the Society...

...the trendy martini bar at Second and Market; Warmdaddy's, the jazz-blues place on Front Street south of Market, and the Society Hill Hotel's friendly bar at Third and Chestnut. The others are...

...on Front Street south of Market, and the Society Hill Hotel's friendly bar at Third and Chestnut. The others are Zanzibar Blue, the jazz room downstairs in the Bellevue; Egypt, the big...

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901 N. Front Street today. The warehouse is still there, on the right. Those new row homes cost over $400,000.

...are Zanzibar Blue, the jazz room downstairs in the Bellevue; Egypt, the big nightclub at Front and Spring Garden, and Poly Esters, 1201 Race St., which seeks to resurrect that cultural hiccup known as...

...in the Bellevue; Egypt, the big nightclub at Front and Spring Garden, and Poly Esters, 1201 Race St., which seeks to resurrect that cultural hiccup known as the '70s disco scene...

    A different city, then: Looking back at Philadelphia's transformation for the 2000 RNC as it readies for the DNC
    There were only 69 locations in Center City with outdoor cafe seating in 2001, the year the Center City District started counting. As of 2015, there were 412. In 2000, Philly spent millions on beautification projects, including $3 million on new decorative lights alone. This year: Just $190,000, plus a little more from the DNC itself.
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6 hours ago

Here Are All the Philadelphia Bars Open Late During the DNC, July 25-28

Hotel Monaco: Monday-Thursday (433 Chestnut Street)

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Vesper: Monday-Thursday (223 S Sydenham St.; 267-603-2468)

Woody’s: Wednesday (202 S 13th St.; 215-545-1893)

Square 1682: Monday-Thursday (121 S 17th St.; 215-563-5008)

Hyatt at the Bellevue: Sunday-Thursday (200 S Broad St.; 215-893-1234)

The Inn at Penn: Monday-Thursday (3600 Sansom St.; 215-222-0200)

Loews Hotel: Monday-Thursday (1200 Market St.; 215-627-1200)

Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown: Monday-Thursday (201 N 17th St.; 215-448-2000)

Le Meridien: Monday-Thursday (1421 Arch St.; 215-422-8200)

Sang Kee Noodle House: Monday-Wednesday (3549 Chestnut St.; 215-387-8808)

Philadelphia Downtown Marriott: Monday-Thursday (1201 Market St.; 215-625-2900)

Byblos: Monday-Thursday (116 S 18th St.; 215-568-3050)

Garces Catering: Thursday (2401 Walnut St #300; 267-284-7900)

Embassy Suites: Monday-Thursday (9000 Bartram Ave.; 215-365-4500)

Courtyard Marriott: Monday-Thursday (8900 Bartram Ave.; 215-365-2200)

Doubletree by Hilton: Monday-Thursday (4509 Island Ave.; 215-365-4150) 

    Here Are All the Philadelphia Bars Open Late During the DNC, July 25-28
    It's finally here - your official list of which Philly bars have received permission to extend their hours to 4 AM during the DNC, which will run from July 25 - July 28. The PLCB has issued permits to the follow spots, and starting on Monday, you can go ahead and stay out a little later, at least for a few days.
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10 hours ago

Protest personalities: Rebecca Hamell

Rallies and lawsuits. The coalition plans a rally Tuesday morning outside the Philadelphia Parking Authority office at 7th and Market to protest the Philadelphia Parking Authority’s decision to ignore Uber’s regulatory transgressions.

13 hours ago

10 Places to Take Your Kids during #LGBTDNC

...Penn’s Landing is the roller skating rink – located at the BlueCross River Rink at 101 S. Columbus Boulevard, a short walk from both of the other attractions listed. The rink opens at 1pm...

    10 Places to Take Your Kids during #LGBTDNC
    Welcome to all the #LGBTDNC delegates visiting Philadelphia this week. If you brought your kids, Philly Family Pride, the regional LGBTQ parents group, has a few tips for you on where to take the little (and not so little) ones. All are LGBT-parent friendly.
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PlanPhilly’s guide to getting around during the DNC

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    PlanPhilly's guide to getting around during the DNC
    You can also expect temporary road closures throughout the week on Broad and Market Streets, where protest marches-some with permits, others not-are planned. One rush hour protest has already been granted a permit for Monday, and another march from City Hall to the stadiums is in the works for Sunday.
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36 hours ago

That app you use to win prizes for #DonkeysAroundTown? Co-owned by Ed Rendell's son

The African National Women’s Organization will host an #ArrestDHS march from Sixth and Market streets to 1515 Arch St. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  

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Has anyone noticed street artist Kid Hazo’s hilarious DNC-themed signs at SEPTA bus stops? Hazo (@kidHazo) tells Clout there are a few around town, including 17th and JFK and 18th and Chestnut.

The African National Women’s Organization will host an #ArrestDHS march from Sixth and Market streets to 1515 Arch St. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  

    Ed Rendell's son seals DNC donkey deal
    (A version of this post was published earlier today in the Philly Clout DNC newsletter. It will be emailed around noon each day next week. Sign up here). You might've heard that the Democratic National Convention's host committee just launched its "Donkeys Around Town" scavenger hunt involving those 57 fiberglass donkeys set up around the city.
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2 days ago

Dummy's Guide to the DNC

Popular protest locations: Thomas Paine Plaza, aka the area where the Frank Rizzo statue is in front of the MSB (Municipal Services Building); South Broad Street between City Hall and Pattison Avenue; Independence Mall at Fifth and Market streets; FDR Park.

    Dummy's Guide to the DNC
    Tours of the Wells Fargo Center. Protesters arriving from out-of-state. Ed Rendell's son getting a contract with the DNC. All signs point to one thing: The start of the Democratic National Convention is near. Delegates, lobbyists and politicians begin arriving in Philadelphia throughout Sunday as they get ready to meet for the first time officially at 3 p.m.
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2 days ago

Ed Rendell's son seals DNC donkey deal

The African National Women’s Organization will host an #ArrestDHS march from Sixth and Market streets to 1515 Arch St. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  

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Has anyone noticed street artist Kid Hazo’s hilarious DNC-themed signs at SEPTA bus stops? Hazo (@kidHazo) tells Clout there are a few around town, including 17th and JFK and 18th and Chestnut.

The African National Women’s Organization will host an #ArrestDHS march from Sixth and Market streets to 1515 Arch St. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  

    Ed Rendell's son seals DNC donkey deal
    (A version of this post was published earlier today in the Philly Clout DNC newsletter. It will be emailed around noon each day next week. Sign up here). You might've heard that the Democratic National Convention's host committee just launched its "Donkeys Around Town" scavenger hunt involving those 57 fiberglass donkeys set up around the city.
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2 days ago

Redevelopment Authority seeking proposals for Germantown YWCA, again

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    Redevelopment Authority seeking proposals for Germantown YWCA, again
    The Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (PRA) issued a Request For Proposals (RFP) for the Germantown YWCA on Monday, seeking a developer to rehab the unoccupied property on Germantown Avenue, which has sat vacant for years.
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2 days ago

Can’t-Miss #DNCDeals In Philly At Restaurants, Bars, Attractions And More

The Olde Bar, 125 Walnut Street, Philadelphia

Stratus Rooftop Lounge, 433 Chestnut Street

Where:Philadelphia Independents, 35 N. 3rd Street

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Saint Benjamin's Taproom, 1710 N. 5th Street

Revolution Taco, 2015 Walnut Street

McGillin's Olde Ale House, 1310 Drury Street

Village Whiskey, 118 S. 20th Street

The Franklin Fountain, 116 Market Street

Distrito, 3945 Chestnut Street

Rex 1516, 1516 South Street

Bassetts Ice Cream, 1211 Chestnut Street

Square 1682, 121 S. 17th Street

Where:Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Where:East Passyunk Avenue, 1627 East Passyunk Avenue

Where:One Liberty Observation Deck, 1650 Market Street

Where:Duross & Langel, 117 S. 13th Street

Where:Stars and Stripes Ltd., 2129 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia

Where:Open House, 107 S. 13th Street

Where:Shibe Vintage Sports, 137 S. 13th Street

Where:Eyes Gallery, 402 South Street

Where:Boyds Philadelphia, 1818 Chestnut Street

Where:Shops at Hyatt at The Bellevue, 200 S. Broad Street

Where:Lagos, 1735 Walnut Street

Where:Open through August 5, Comcast Center, 1701 John F. Kennedy Boulevard; open July 22-24, 30th Street Station, 30th & Market Streets; open July 22-27, Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1201 Arch Street

Nine more stores sell official DNC and Hillary Clinton merchandise. The first to open is 1717 Chestnut Street, near Rittenhouse Square. During the convention, more locations will pop up in the Pennsylvania Convention...

    Can't-Miss #DNCDeals In Philly At Restaurants, Bars, Attractions And More
    Stratus Lounge | Photo by Chris Fascenelli Drink deals, $20.16 meals and other patriotically inspired specials at spots all around town... Whether you're visiting the City of Brotherly Love for the Democratic National Convention (DNC) or are a Philadelphia resident simply seeking to score some sweet deals, a ton of area bars, restaurants, attractions and shops are pulling out their red (white and blue) carpet for you.
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2 days ago

Judge postpones day of reckoning for Uber in Philly while taxis promise not to strike

Clark, meanwhile, said there will be a rally for disabled riders on Tuesday at 9 a.m. at 701 Market Street pushing for ride-sharing companies to be wheelchair accessible.

    Judge postpones day of reckoning for Uber in Philly while taxis promise not to strike
    Philadelphia taxi drivers and disabled activists went to court today with high hopes. The groups weren't happy with a deal struck between the Philadelphia Parking Authority and Uber allowing the ride-hailing company to operate legally in the city for 90 days.
    http://www.newsworks.org

2 days ago

Ed Rendell's son seals DNC donkey deal

The African National Women’s Organization will host an #ArrestDHS march from Sixth and Market streets to 1515 Arch St. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  

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Has anyone noticed street artist Kid Hazo’s hilarious DNC-themed signs at SEPTA bus stops? Hazo (@kidHazo) tells Clout there are a few around town, including 17th and JFK and 18th and Chestnut.

The African National Women’s Organization will host an #ArrestDHS march from Sixth and Market streets to 1515 Arch St. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  

    Ed Rendell's son seals DNC donkey deal
    (A version of this post was published earlier today in the Philly Clout DNC newsletter. It will be emailed around noon each day next week. Sign up here). You might've heard that the Democratic National Convention's host committee just launched its "Donkeys Around Town" scavenger hunt involving those 57 fiberglass donkeys set up around the city.
    http://www.philly.com

2 days ago

Conventions past: Republican National Conventions in Philly, 1900, 1940 and 1948 in pictures

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    Conventions past: Republican National Conventions in Philly, 1900, 1940 and 1948 in pictures
    In the summer of 1948 Philadelphia hosted three political conventions in succession: Republicans, then Democrats, then Progressives. The Bellevue-Stratford Hotel on South Broad Street was the official headquarters for the Republicans and the Democrats in town, though there was an overall shortage of hotel space in town.
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2 days ago

SEPTA to end Key card’s 10,000 cap starting August 1st as rollout continues

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...be available at the ticket windows at 15th Street Station and SEPTA’s Headquarters at 1234 Market Street. While passengers will need to pick up the cards from the ticket window, they will...

    SEPTA to end Key card's 10,000 cap starting August 1st as rollout continues
    As Elvis famously sang, only fools rush in. SEPTA's taking that to heart with its rollout of its new payment technology, the SEPTA Key fare card. When it first debuted the card in mid-June, SEPTA capped the number at 10,000 and limited its use to just daily, weekly and monthly TransPasses for use on the authority's subway, trolley and buses.
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2 days ago

During the DNC, remembering America's 'Founding Mothers'

The grave of Benjamin Franklin, in the Christ Church Burial Ground on the corner of 5th and Arch, is one of the most visited sites in Philadelphia. But the thousands of tourists who...

    During the DNC, remembering America's 'Founding Mothers'
    EssayWorks The grave of Benjamin Franklin, in the Christ Church Burial Ground on the corner of 5th and Arch, is one of the most visited sites in Philadelphia.
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2 days ago

On Callowhill, Channeling The Ghost Of Old York Road

...Native-American figure perched on top was once at the triangular intersection of York Road, Fourth Street and Wood Street near Vine Street. With its bow and quiver, the metallic Indian figure was nine feet...

    On Callowhill, Channeling The Ghost Of Old York Road
    On the north side of Callowhill Street next to the entrance to the Gift of Life Family House sits an unassuming orange fire hydrant on the sidewalk several feet away from the curb. The odd placement of this plug, which appears to still be operational, reveals that a water main must pass beneath the sidewalk here in a north-south direction.
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Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ XPoNential Music Festival, Oval Pop Up, Free Movies and More!

...Stations include crafting, gaming, colonial music, and meet the founding fathers. Locations: Tuesday: Christ Church (20 N. American Street), Wednesday: Harmony Lane (3rd & Chestnut Streets), Thursday: Independence Square, behind Independence Hall Friday: National Constitution...

...Harmony Lane (3rd & Chestnut Streets), Thursday: Independence Square, behind Independence Hall Friday: National Constitution Center (525 Arch Street). ~ Colonial Stations...

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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...

Moonlight Movies In Mt. Airy ~ July 22 ~ Starting at 8:30 pm at Pleasant Playground (6757 Chew Avenue), enjoy a free movie “Finding Nemo.” Prior to the movie at 6 pm, enjoy a children’s storytime and book swap. ~ Moonlight Movies In Mt. Airy ~ 

Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~ July 23 ~ 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 ~

Moonlight Movies In Mt. Airy ~ July 23 ~ Starting at 8:30 pm in the parking lot of Trolley Car Diner (7619 Germantown Avenue), enjoy a free movie “My Girl.” Prior to the movie at 6 pm, enjoy a children’s storytime and book swap. ~ Moonlight Movies In Mt. Airy ~

    Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ XPoNential Music Festival, Oval Pop Up, Free Movies and More!
    Things to do in Philadelphia ~ July 22 - 28 ~ 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.
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3 days ago

Philadelphia University rezoning, Ridge Flats development approved by Planning Commission

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A third project proposal reviewed by the Commission, for 43 townhomes at 600-24 N. 5th Street in Northern Liberties, was unanimously approved. The homes would come with 53 parking spaces and...

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    Philadelphia University rezoning, Ridge Flats development approved by Planning Commission
    The Philadelphia City Planning Commission (PCPC) unanimously approved a zoning change supporting Philadelphia University's master plan for expansion at its meeting on Tuesday.
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3 days ago

Planning Commission updated on Upper North District Plan, accepts Walnut Hill Neighborhood Plan

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Besides Logan Triangle, district planners are recommending that the plan focus on the transit hub at Broad and Olney, the intersection of Broad and 66th Avenue near Philadelphia’s northern border, Roosevelt Boulevard, and the former Cardinal Dougherty High School in East Oak Lane.

Besides Logan Triangle, district planners are recommending that the plan focus on the transit hub at Broad and Olney, the intersection of Broad and 66th Avenue near Philadelphia’s northern border, Roosevelt Boulevard, and the former Cardinal Dougherty High School in East Oak Lane.

    Planning Commission updated on Upper North District Plan, accepts Walnut Hill Neighborhood Plan
    At Tuesday's meeting of the Philadelphia City Planning Commission (PCPC) Matt Wysong, a district planner for the Upper Northwest and Lower Northwest, gave an update on the Upper North District planning process. The district includes the neighborhoods of Logan, Olney, Cedarbrook, Fern Rock, East and West Oak Lane, Ogontz and Belfield.
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3 days ago

Old City's Got a New-24 Hour Diner

Per this report by Philly.com, the new diner at 239-241 Chestnut Street (between The Little Lion and Old City's Best Western) is the reconceptualization of Imad...

    Old City's Got a New-24 Hour Diner
    In a city which boasts some of the finest diners in the entire country, Revolution Diner hopes to make a lasting impression on the Old City scene. Per this report by Philly.com, the new diner at 239-241 Chestnut Street (between The Little Lion and Old City's Best Western) is the reconceptualization of Imad Dawara's Barra and B-Side.
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3 days ago

What to do in Philadelphia during the DNC

Where: Old City, 3rd and Arch streets

    What to do in Philadelphia during the DNC
    Whether you're in town for the convention or living in Philadelphia already, there are many events going on this week and next to take advantage of. We've listed some highlights below.
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3 days ago

Multiple Old City Properties List in Bundle for $3.9M

The four properties for sale are located at 152, 154, 156, and 158 N. 2nd Street, just down the street from the Ben Franklin Bridge. They’re currently owned by a...

    Multiple Old City properties list in bundle for $3.9M
    Four properties in a row on North 2nd Street have hit the market in a location that's ripe with development at the moment. What will become of the buildings that have been family-owned for 100 years?
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3 days ago

Rep. Taylor, AAA, and others rally for speed enforcement via radar and cameras on Roosevelt ...

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...twelve-lane highway is challenging enough when cars obey traffic laws: at the intersection of Roosevelt and Langdon Street, the “WALK” signal last just 15 seconds, and the light itself 35. While waiting for...

    Rep. Taylor, AAA, and others rally for speed enforcement via radar and cameras on Roosevelt Boulevard
    Tuesday morning's press conference in a dollar store parking lot on Roosevelt Boulevard attracted a small crowd of curious onlookers. The event, called to rally support for a new bill to authorize the use of automatic speed limit enforcement via radar-triggered cameras, drew a handful of TV crews, which in turn attracted the shoppers, gawking at the unusual sight.
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3 days ago

Uber, but for VIPs: DNC bigwigs get a special ride-hailing platform

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    Uber, but for VIPs: DNC bigwigs get a special ride-hailing platform
    At the Democratic National Convention (DNC) next week, some Very Important People won't have to slum it on the same Uber platform everyone else uses-they'll get their own special ride-hailing service through a new VIP "Stars and Stripes" platform that Uber developed just for the party convention.
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3 days ago

Stay of demolition in place for 4046-48 Chestnut until October, pending appeal and designation ...

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    Stay of demolition in place for 4046-48 Chestnut until October, pending appeal and designation hearings
    In an opinion issued July 20, Court of Common Pleas Judge Linda Carpenter ordered that the stay of demolition for 4046-4048 Chestnut Street is to remain in effect until October 15, pending an administrative appeal of demolition permits issued for the site.
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3 days ago

FYI Philly - July 23rd, 2016 DNC Special - Program Information

660 Chestnut St

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525 Arch St

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1727-29 Mount Vernon St

100 N 20th St

North Second Street and Germantown Avenue,

1001 N 2nd St,

743 S 4th St.

1838 E Passyunk Ave

824 S 8th St

120 S 13th St

114 South 13th St.

138 N 10th St

1850 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy

2244 Fairmount Ave

700 S 4th St

1101 Arch St

1901 Vine Street

    FYI Philly - July 23rd, 2016 DNC Special - Program Information
    This weekend it's an FYI Philly DNC Special - your ticket to a front row seat to history! We'll check out the party scene, shop for some campaign swag and stop by a deli that's been a famous political haunt for decades.
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3 days ago

Tonight Picks: Parks On Tap In Center City, Red Bull Sound Select, Outdoor Movie Screenings And More

Where:Spruce Street Harbor Park, 301 S. Columbus Boulevard, Philadelphia

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Where:Grays Ferry Crescent, Schuylkill Avenue and Wharton Street

Where:Aviator Park, 20th and Race streets

Where:The Foundry at The Fillmore, 29 E. Allen Street

Where:Malcolm X Park, 5100 Pine Street

Where:Mixto, 1141 Pine Street

Where:Garage, 1231-1233 East Passyunk Avenue

    Tonight Picks: Parks On Tap In Center City, Red Bull Sound Select, Outdoor Movie Screenings And More
    There are more than 12 awesome events happening in Philly tonight! Parks on Tap continues to be a great happy hour spot in Center City this evening as it pops up at Aviator Park for night two. Stop by the beer garden for drinks, food and plenty of space to lounge outdoors.
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3 days ago

Updated July 21st

Jul. 24-            Afro-LatinX Mixer is hosted with Esperanza, Inc. at African American Museum, 701 Arch St., 4-7 p.m. Celebrating DNC kickoff plus 40th anniversary. Tickets complimentary with RSVP to Museum.

Jul. 27-            Americans for Democratic Action commemorate 1948 Civil Rights Plank at African American Museum, 401 Arch St., 2-4 p.m. Featured guest is Congressman John Lewis. Tickets limited, register online: ada.ticketleap.com.

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Jul. 24-            Committee of 70 hosts Girls & Boys on the Bus at Pipeline Philly, 30 S. 15th St., 15th fl., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets $35, Students $15.

Jul. 24-            Taste of Phila. with special guest Congressman Bob Brady at Event Ctr., SugarHouse Casino, 1001 N. Delaware Ave., 9:30 p.m. DJ Jerry Blavat, with Bobby Rydell, The Trammps and the Duprees.

July 25-           Nat’l Chair of Democracy for America hosts Mary Ellen Balchunis for Congress at law firm of George Badey, 2200 Locust St., 12-2 p.m. Lunch and beverages. Tickets $100, other contribution levels. RSVP: Kristen Stoner (215) 433-4831.

Jul. 26-            DNC Dim Sum 2016 Event hosts AAPI delegates at Ocean City Restaurant, 234 N. 9th St., 12:30-2:30 p.m.

...City & State hosts “Cheesesteak vs. Cheesecake: a New York-Philly Food Fight” at Union League, 140 S. Broad St., 2:30-4:30 p.m. Co-hosts: Congress Members Brendan Boyle and Carolyn Maloney...

Jul. 26-            Summer GOP Forum at Alma Mater, 7165 Germantown Ave., starting 6 p.m. Including State Sen. Scott Wagner, Montco Commissioner Joe Gale, Councilman David Oh and Abington Twp. Commissioner Dennis Zappone. Free. RSVP: RepublicanUrbanIssues.Eventbrite.com

Jul. 27-            DNC Reception honors Mayor Jim Kenney at Popi’s Italian Restaurant, 3120 S. 20th St., VIP reception 6-7 p.m., general reception 7-8 p.m. Special guests to be announced. General reception tickets $500. For info, RSVP: (215) 893-4281.

Jul. 29-            South Street hosts Dance Party Post DNC under Headhouse at 2nd & Pine Sts., 7-10 p.m. Free.

Aug. 4-            GOP State Senate candidate Ross Feinberg hosts Blue Collar Pabst Party at McKenna’s Bar, 7322 Frankford Ave., 6:30 p.m. $25. Includes light fare and unlimited Pabst Blue Ribbon Draft.

Aug. 6-            Brotherhood Day: Boys to Men from Dust to Industry discuss Tawheed – the true meaning of Oneness at Phila. Masjid, 47th & Wyalusing Ave., 4 p.m. Special message from over 12 imams. For info: Wali Hamid (267) 984-0340 and Faruq Ahmad (267) 755-8624.

Aug. 13-          State Rep. Mark Cohen hosts Senior & Youth Summer Health Fair at 6300-6400 Rising Sun Ave., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Vendors, giveaways, health screenings, legislative services, games, live bands, food. For info: Sonya Thomas (215) 342-2167 or Wbrown@Pahouse.Net.

Aug. 28-          RCC hosts Billy Meehan Clambake at Cannstatter Volksfest Verein, 9130 Academy Rd., 4-8 p.m., Special VIP Reception 6 p.m. with top guest N.J...

...735-1060. Checks payable to Phila. Republican City Committee, mail to Michael A. Cibik, Esq., 1500 Walnut St., Su. 900, Phila., PA 19102...

Sep. 27-           Asian American Chamber of Commerce hosts Award Banquet at Sheraton-University City, 3549 Chestnut St., 5:30 p.m. Tickets $65. For info: (215) 642-2333.

Oct. 15-           Ducky Birts Foundation hosts Scholarship Banquet at 1st Dist. Plaza, 3801 Market St., 6-10 p.m. Sponsored by Brown’s ShopRite. For info: (215) 242-l220.

    Updated July 21st
    Jul. 22-23- N.W. Community Coalition for Youth hosts Hoops Against Bullying at Arcadia U., 450 S. Easton Rd., Glenside, Pa.,1 l:30 a.m.-6 p.m. each day. Boys and girls from 8 to 17. For info: Troy Allen (267) 516-7333. Jul. 23- State Rep. John Taylor hosts 177th Dist.
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3 days ago

Pols On The Street: GOP Convention Watch Is Almost Over

They are doing sol with an event July 27, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the African American Museum, 701 Arch Street.

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For example, a Resistance March will kick off from Broad & Snyder at 2 p.m. on opening day, gathering at City Hall and leaving there for the Wells Fargo Center at 4 p.m.

He will be joining Gary Masino, business manager of Sheet Metal Workers Union 19, to host a closing Thursday-night party for delegates at Sheet Metal Workers Hall, 1301 S. Columbus Boulevard, from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. Guests will enjoy hors d’oeuvres, open bar, entertainment with a live band and more.

...Women, and tonight from 7:30 to 11 p.m. at Republican City Committee Headquarters, 3525 Cottman Avenue. It’s free, food and drinks included...

...National Convention starting with a “Welcome to Philly Hillary” party at the United Republican Club, 3156 Frankford Avenue, from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Admission: Under 30, $15, over 30, $30. It...

    Pols On The Street: GOP Convention Watch Is Almost Over
    Those watching television and not tuned into convention coverage cannot consider themselves civic-spirited citizenry. Those glued to anything else will learn they've missed political machinations at its best. Those wondering why we plan to stay glued to the television coverage have on their side the fact political conventions have not, since 1952, had contested roll calls before nominating a presidential candidate.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

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Philly Feast Food Truck Festival Celebrates The DNC Monday, July 25

Where:Old City, 3rd and Arch streets

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    Philly Feast Food Truck Festival Celebrates The DNC Monday, July 25
    Hungry for a festival? Philly Feast, United We Eat arrives in Philadelphia on Monday afternoon in Old City to mark the very first day of the long-awaited Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Bringing together attendees, volunteers and the greater city public, the food fest serves up deliciousness that could only happen right here, right now.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

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