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10 Artsy Ways To Celebrate Valentine’s Day In Philly

Where:Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill Street

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Where:The Playground at The Adrienne Theater, 2030 Sansom Street

Where:The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre, 2111 Sansom Street, 2nd Floor

Where:Arden Theatre Company, 40 N. 2nd Street

Where:Fleisher Art Memorial, 719 Catharine Street

Where:Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting, 20 E. Mermaid Lane

Where:Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, 1020 South Street

Where:Penn Museum, 3260 South Street

    10 Artsy Ways To Celebrate Valentine's Day In Philly
    Photo by M. Fischetti for Visit Philadelphia Romance is in the air at Philly's museums, theaters, art studios and other top artsy attractions. Philadelphia celebrates love all year long, but the city really turns up the romance factor for Valentine's Day.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

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17 Things To Do In Philly This Weekend

...Words and an all-star showcase of top male ballet dancers. Through Sunday, February 7, 323 N Broad Street...

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...the Philadelphia Suns and more. Saturday, February 6, 10 a.m., free, Reading Terminal Market, 51 N. 12th Street...

...take place throughout the day. Saturday, February 6, 11 a.m., $15 adult, $10 children, 211 S. Columbus Boulevard...

...501 Auctions. Saturday, February 6, 6 p.m., $50 in advance, $65 at the door, 1400 N. American Street...

...will work together to stimulate the senses. Opens Friday, February 5, 5 pm, free admission, 141 N. Third Street...

...debut record, I Only Have Eyes for You. Friday, February 5, 6 p.m., $25, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway...

...unfolds at the Academy House stage now through Valentine’s Day. Opens Friday, February 5, 1420 Locust Street, Suite 210...

...preview of the show can be seen above. Friday, February 8, 8 p.m., $15, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard...

Watch the Carolina Panthers take on the Denver Broncos in The Lodge on two big screens while sipping on $4 brews. Ice-skating and arcade games will be available to guests who get sick of commercials. Sunday, February 7, 6:30 p.m., free admission, 121 N. Columbus Boulevard.

...the Ride and Drive and The Garage. Through Sunday, February 7, 9 a.m., $14, 1101 Arch Street...

This indie-rock/America group delivers beautiful vocals and skillful keyboard and guitar work. Listen before you go: “Cry Cry Crow.” Friday, February 5, 7 p.m., $10 in advance, $12 at the door, 3025 Walnut street.

The Ivy League jam band is coming home for the weekend. Listen before you go: "Home Again." Friday, February 5, 8 p.m., varying ticket prices, The Fillmore Philadelphia, 29 East Allen Street.

...You Want To Do." Saturday, December 6, 7:30 p.m., $35-$40, Ortlieb’s 847 N Third Street. —Sarah Jordan

...her seductive brand of alternative pop. Saturday, February 6, 8:30 p.m., $8-$10, 1131 S. Broad Street...

...their smash hit "Doses and Mimosas."  Saturday, February 6, 7:30 p.m., $15-$22, 1003 Arch Street...

    17 Things To Do In Philly This Weekend - Ticket
    Chinese New Year Chinese New Year at Reading Terminal Market The Reading Terminal Market will resonate with cheers of "Gong hay fat choy!" Join the public market as they celebrate the Chinese New Year with festive decorations, activities and traditional holiday fare. Participating vendors include Joseph Poon, Sang Kee, Tea Lead, Lion Dance by the Philadelphia...
    http://www.phillymag.com

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Harold S. Rosenbluth, 91, Rosenbluth Vacations chairman

Donations may be made to the Harold S. Rosenbluth Memorial Fund at Rodeph Shalom Synagogue, 615 N. Broad St, Philadelphia 19123.

    Harold S. Rosenbluth, 91, Rosenbluth Vacations chairman
    Posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 7:37 PM Harold S. Rosenbluth, 91, a third-generation leader of the Rosenbluth travel agencies, died of cancer Wednesday at home in Haverford. Mr. Rosenbluth "was the one who bridged the second to the third to the fourth generations.
    http://www.philly.com

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Valentine’s Day 2016 in Philly

...grilled shrimp salad, heart-shaped sushi, Yakitori skewers and more! Feb. 12-14. Yakitori Boy, 211 N. 11th St. yakitoriboy.com

...sweet to sad, to hilarious, to ridiculous. Sun., Feb. 14, 7pm. $11-$18. Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St. undergroundarts.org

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...were interested in them. Thurs., Feb. 11, 6:30pm and 8:15pm. Laurel Hill Cemetery, 3822 Ridge Ave. thelaurelhillcemetery.org

...Manhattan, Keely Sibilia, Victoria Page, and more. Fri., Feb. 12, 8pm. $12-$20. Pennsylvania 6, 114 S. 12th St. pennsylvania6philly.com

Secrets of the Heart Join Tongue & Groove as they read off anonymous secrets submitted by the audience. The acclaimed improv group creates a montage of hilarious and heartfelt scenes based on the secrets they read. Fri., Feb. 12, 8pm. $6-$18. Adrienne, 2030 Sansom St. tongue-groove.com

...about love that will be given at the door. Feb. 12-13. 8pm. Arden Theatre, 40 N. 2nd St. ardentheatre.org

...love and happiness to all of those around you. Sat., Feb. 13. $5. Amitayus Kadampa, 1102 Pine St. meditationinphiladelphia.org

...also offered. Sat., Feb. 13, 6:30pm-9:30am. $175 per person. The Philadelphia Zoo, 3400 W. Girard Ave. philadelphiazoo.org

...your four-course meal. Sun., Feb. 14, 4pm. $99.95 per person. City Tavern Restaurant, 138 S. 2nd St. citytavern.com

...and MC’s Ronnie Riggles and Neeno Ali. Sun., Feb. 14, 7pm. $10. The Fire, 412 W. Girard Ave. thefirephilly.com

...be able to love again? Sun., Feb. 14, 2:30pm. $29-$249. Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad St. academyofmusic.org

...to match it. Sun., Feb. 14, 4:30pm-6pm. $250 per couple. Hotel Sofitel Philadelphia, 120 S. 17th St. sognophilly.com

    Valentine's Day 2016 in Philly | Arts and Culture | Philly Weekly
    Love and Lust in the 19th Century Enjoy a night that is equal parts love and lust as you learn about how speed dating worked in the 19th century and how men let women know they were interested in them. Thurs., Feb. 11, 6:30pm and 8:15pm. Laurel Hill Cemetery, 3822 Ridge Ave.
    http://www.philadelphiaweekly.com

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Feb 23: Education Committee Meeting

The first PCOL Education Committee Meeting of the new year will be held on Tuesday, February 23rd at The School District of Philadelphia’s Administration Building at 440 North Broad Street in Room 1169.  The meeting will begin at 5:30 pm and end at 7 pm.

    Feb 23: Education Committee Meeting
    Philadelphia Community of Leaders (PCOL) is dedicated to addressing the systemic issues facing African Americans in the City of Philadelphia.
    http://philadelphiacommunityofleaders.org

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Restoring The Hale Building — Patina And All

...Philadelphia’s Buddhists are getting in on the residential development game, reports Naked Philly. At 1232 Ridge Avenue, the Kuan-Yin Buddhist Association of Philadelphia, a Vietnamese Mahayana congregation operating across the street...

    Restoring The Hale Building - Patina And All
    With the Historical Commission's approval last week, Brickstonewill soon start restoration work on the iconic Hale Building at Juniper & Chestnut Streets; Property's James Jennings shares the latest renderings from JKRP Architects, which defer much to Willis G. Hale's 1887 vision for what has been called "Chestnut Street's hideous yet heartbreaking ogre."
    http://hiddencityphila.org

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Philadelphia’s Version Of NYC High Line Close To Breaking Ground

The viaduct begins at Broad and Noble Street, at an abandoned Reading dining car across from the School District building.  Garden says the...

    Philadelphia's Version Of NYC High Line Close To Breaking Ground
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - It's been years in the planning, and it will be years more to completion, but Philadelphia's three-mile "Rail Trail" through Center City is close to breaking ground. Only the state budget mess is holding it back.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

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Nice Addition In Progress on Ridge Avenue

...in the neighborhood on this mild morning, and happened upon some unexpected construction on the 1200 block of Ridge Avenue. Across the street from the excellent Doctor J mural, a two-story building at 1232...

...Avenue. Across the street from the excellent Doctor J mural, a two-story building at 1232 Ridge Ave. is growing up, with a two-story addition and a four-story new building next...

    Nice Addition In Progress on Ridge Avenue
    We were in the neighborhood on this mild morning, and happened upon some unexpected construction on the 1200 block of Ridge Avenue. Across the street from the excellent Doctor J mural, a two-story building at 1232 Ridge Ave. is growing up, with a two-story addition and a four-story new building next door.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

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These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Moving Forward with Technology!

    Mr. Kringe is asking for $536.81:
    My students need a projector to help our classroom keep up with technology.
    Ben Franklin High School Comment
  • Needed Materials!

    Mr. Kringe is asking for $282.73:
    My students need school supplies such as pens, pencils and paper to complete everyday work.
    Ben Franklin High School Comment

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Juvenile arrested in Ben Franklin shooting

At about noon Friday, police responded to the high school on the 500 block of North Broad Street in Spring Garden for a report of gunshots.

    Juvenile arrested in Ben Franklin shooting
    Last updated: Saturday, January 30, 2016, 11:18 AM Posted: Saturday, January 30, 2016, 11:03 AM Police on Saturday arrested a juvenile male in connection with a shooting Friday at Benjamin Franklin High School. No one was injured. Charges against the juvenile, believed to be the shooter, were pending, police said.
    http://www.philly.com

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Police: Boy Arrested, Facing Charges In Gunshot Fired Inside Ben Franklin High School

Police say officers responded to call for shots fired inside Benjamin Franklin High School on North Broad Street near Spring Garden Street just before noon Friday.

    Police: Boy Arrested, Facing Charges In Gunshot Fired Inside Ben Franklin High School
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Philadelphia police have arrested a boy in connection with an incident at a high school in the Spring Garden section of the city in which a gun was fired inside a stairwell during school hours.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

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Jan 29

Local High School On Lockdown After Shell Casing Found

The school is located on the 500 block of N. Broad Street in the Spring Garden section of the city.

    Local High School On Lockdown After Shell Casing Found
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Officials say Ben Franklin High School was placed under lockdown after a shell casing was found in a stairwell in the school. The school is located on the 500 block of N. Broad Street in the Spring Garden section of the city.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Jan 29

Eight New Philadelphia Restaurants Perfect For Valentine’s Day Romance

Where:SOUTH Kitchen & Jazz Parlor, 600 N. Broad Street

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Where:Restaurant Neuf, 943 S. 9th Street

Where:A Mano, 2244 Fairmount Avenue

Where:26 North, 26 N. 3rd Street

Where:Tredici Enoteca, 114 S. 13th Street

Where:Urban Farmer Philadelphia, 1850 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Where:Buckminster's Bistro, 1200 S. 21st Street

Where:Coeur, 824 S. 8th Street

    Eight New Philadelphia Restaurants Perfect For Valentine's Day Romance
    Photo courtesy Tredici Enoteca Treat your sweetheart to a Valentine's Day dinner at one of the city's great new restaurants. Longstanding romantic traditions are always nice, but the best way to wow a sweetheart is not with the same-old-same-old. Plan an unexpected dinner to one of these new(er) restaurants for the ultimate in Valentine's Day spontaneity.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

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Calendar: Jan. 27-Feb. 3

...and tapas for the audience to enjoy between performances. 9pm. $12-$35. Asian Arts Initiative, 1219 Vine St. pasionyarteflamenco.org

DRINK Hudson Whiskey Dinner Head to South for a 3-course dinner featuring whiskey pairings from Hudson Whiskey. Get there early for barrel-aged cocktails at the bar along with passed hors d’ouerves. 5-8pm. $50. South, 600 N. Broad St. southrestaurant.net

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...Prince, Lindsay Browning, and Ellen Forman Award-winner Shaness Kemp. 8pm. $5-$10. Mandell Theater, 33rd and Chestnut sts. drexel.edu

Executive Chef Chris Nguyen will teach you how to cook three different types of pho: Aromatic Beef, Coconut Pork Belly, and Mushroom Tamarind. 6:30pm. $30-$65. Front & Palmer, 1750 N. Front St. salondinners.com

Executive Chef Chris Nguyen will teach you how to cook three different types of pho: Aromatic Beef, Coconut Pork Belly, and Mushroom Tamarind. 6:30pm. $30-$65. Front & Palmer, 1750 N. Front St. salondinners.com

...learned the tactics and justification needed to overthrow the regime. 8pm. $15-$29. Fringe Arts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard. fringearts.com

...and Sara Madden, and Berserker Residents (Brad Wrenn and Lee Minora). 7pm. $5. Plays & Players, 1714 Delancey St. playsandplayers.org

...eliminated one by one in a bracket style tournament. 10pm-2am. $8. Johnny Brenda’s, 1201 Frankford Ave. 215.739.9684. behindthebreaks.com

Comedy Underdogs turns one today! Celebrate the occasion with a lineup of Philly’s most hilarious comedians, including headliner Joe Murdock. Cake and silly hats will be provided for all. 7:30pm. $10. L’Etage, 624 S. Sixth St. facebook.com/ComedyUnderdogs

The 3rd annual WinterFest returns with more than 150 craft beers, DJs, bands, giveaways, contests and outdoor fire pits. Get your own custom stein to enjoy your choice of brew. 3pm. $45. XFINITYLive! 1100 Pattison Ave. xfinitylive.com

...his award-winning dramas VI Degrees and VII Deadly Sins. 8pm. $20-$25. Adrienne Theater, 2030 Sansom St. gokashproductions.com

The former executive producer and writer for The Daily Show and current executive producer, writer, and performer of The Nightly Show, heads out on a stand-up comedy tour across the country. 7:30pm & 9:45pm. $21-$34. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St. heliumcomedy.com

Two parts sketch comedy, one part drinking: mixed and serve. Join the comedians and audience members in a series of interactive drinking games, like “Would You Rather” and more. 8pm. $20. Urban Saloon, 2120 Fairmount Ave. byebyeliver.com/philadelphia

A new play created by Ike Holder and directed by Kip Fagan that focuses on the  power struggle among the faculty and students of a public school in Chicago. 8pm. Through February 28. $15-$40. Suzanne Roberts Theater, 480 South Broad St. philadelphiatheatrecompany.com

Dayload returns to The Fillmore for its 4 year anniversary. Musical acts Monotne and Nem will perform. 3pm. $20. The Fillmore, 29 E. Allen St. thefillmorephilly.com

COMEDY Cameron Esposito Espositio has appeared on Comedy Central, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson and Cartoon Network. She has been described as possessing the “assured storytelling” of Louis C.K. and the “plucky charm” of Amy Poehler. 7pm. $18-$20. Trocadero, 103 Arch St. thetroc.com

...fashion animal specimens into unconventional apparel. 6pm. $225. Through Feb. 29. University of the Arts, 320 S. Broad St. uarts.edu

...the Curtis Institute of Music and Curtis violinist Abigail Fayette. 6:45pm. Free. Central Library, 1901 Vine St. freelibrary.org

...to construct a tale of physicality, joyfulness and ingenuity. Noon. $37-$57. The Prince Theater, 1412 Chestnut. princetheater.org

...satires the governmental collusions of Imperial Russia. 7:30pm. $15. Walnut Street Theatre, Studio 5, 825 Walnut St. idiopathicridiculopathyconsortium.org

    Calendar: Jan. 27-Feb. 3 | Arts and Culture | Philly Weekly
    PARTY Black Tie Tailgate Dine and dance among the coolest and newest cars in the world as you get an inside look at the 2016 Philadelphia Auto Show before anyone else. All proceeds benefit the Division of Neurology at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. 7pm. $225. Pennsylvania Convention Center.
    http://www.philadelphiaweekly.com

Jan 26

On the Ground: For businesses adjacent to the upcoming Rail Park, change is on the way

...technology firm, out of his apartment before moving the offices to the Wolf Building at 340 N. 12th Street. Also a member of the Callowhill Neighborhood Association's Board of Directors, he finds a...

...1 construction -- a former two-track quarter-mile stretch ramping up from ground level at Noble Street near Broad -- is currently owned by SEPTA, though Center City District will take responsibility for the area...

    On the Ground: For businesses adjacent to the upcoming Rail Park, change is on the way
    An elevated rail park is finally becoming a reality on the old Reading Viaduct in Callowhill, and after decades of debate, local business owners are preparing for their new neighbor. The proposed park -- galvanized by dollars from the Fairmount Park Conservancy-led Reimagining the Civic Commons initiative -- is more than just a new place to picnic or walk your dog.
    http://www.flyingkitemedia.com

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Painters and Painting

...agencies, schools, and philanthropic organizations. The results included Kent Twitchell’s Dr. J (1990) at 1219 Ridge Avenue, featuring former Philadelphia 76er Julius Erving, and Meg Saligman’s eight-story-high Common Threads...

Research and Archives, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building, 128 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia.

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Art Department, Free Library of Philadelphia, 1901 Vine Street, Philadelphia.

Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1300 Locust Street, Philadelphia.

Library Company of Philadelphia, 1314 Locust Street, Philadelphia.

Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent, 15 S. Seventh Street, Philadelphia.

Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia. The collection includes notable paintings by the French Impressionists, Post-Impressionists, and Early Modern painters, including local artists William Glackens, Charles Demuth, and Horace Pippin.

Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, 719 Catharine Street, Philadelphia, Pa. The collection includes paintings by Robert Henri and Violet Oakley; exhibitions feature the work of contemporary artists.

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 118-128 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pa. The collection includes work by many of the painters in this essay. Highlights...

Woodmere Art Museum, 9201 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, Pa. The collection includes paintings by Benjamin West, Edward Moran, Violet Oakley, the Pennsylvania Impressionists, and numerous contemporary painters including a focus on women artists.

    Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia
    Philadelphia has a long, distinguished history as a center of American painting. In addition to the work of individuals and artistic family dynasties, the history of Philadelphia painters is linked with the city's art schools, particularly the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), founded in 1805.
    http://philadelphiaencyclopedia.org

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Jan 25

  • History Using Art

    Mr. Kringe is asking for $329.96:
    My students need to visualize art! What better way then through posters and statues!
    Ben Franklin High School Comment

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