9 hours ago

The Clay Studio added 2 new photos.

Trolley Tours to Our New Neighborhood! We’re going places — want to come along? Take a trolley ride with us to visit the vibrant, artsy South Kensington neighborhood where our future home will be. We’ll have 4 afternoon departures from The Clay Studio at 12:30, 1:30, 2:30, and 3:30. RSVP chuck@theclaystudio.org with the time slot you’d like.

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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23 hours ago

Callowhill Neighborhood Association shared th...

    Callowhill Neighborhood Association
    Callowhill Neighborhood Association added a new photo - at Love City Brewing Company.
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26 hours ago

Get ready for summer in the city

Franklin Square, 200 N 6th St, Philadelphia, PA 19106 (Thru June 30th)

1023 Hamilton St, Philadelphia, PA 19123

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2401 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

200 Main Street, King of Prussia, Pa. 19406

1623 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

233 Chestnut St , Philadelphia, Pa 19106

1840 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

509 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

1500 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

433 Chestnut St.,Philadelphia, PA 19106

1901 Callowhill St, Philadelphia, PA 19130

1002 Canal St, Philadelphia, PA 19123

300 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

240 S Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19102

825 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

Reading Terminal Market, 51 N 12th St, Philadelphia, Pa

350 E. Erie Avenue

    FYI Philly: May 16, 2018 episode
    It's Memorial Day weekend - time to soak up the sun and some outdoor fun. It's officially grilling season. We've got some great recipes, some tasty booze-infused treats and a celebration of all things gin This week's sweepstakes Enter to win tickets to PIFA: PIFA VIP Sweepstakes Enter to win a $100 Acme gift card: In the Kicthen sweepstakes Shooting location We set our show on the patio of 24, overlooking the Schuylkill River.
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32 hours ago

The Center for Art in Wood shared their album...

Thank you to all the sponsors, artists volunteer's and to those who were able to join us for the celebration of the career accomplishments of Albert LeCoff last Friday, May 18th! Here are some of the images from the event taken by artist Winifred Helton-Harmon. Missed out on the farewell fundraiser? You can still support and honor Albert by making a donation! Your support goes toward exhibitions and programs at the Center. https://centerforartinwood.org/support/perfect-finish-turn-albert/

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Farewell Fundraiser May 18, 2018
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36 hours ago

Transform your approach to theater with the S...

Transform your approach to theater with the Summer HotHouse Intensive --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse

    The Wilma Theater
    Transform your approach to theater with the Summer HotHouse Intensive --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse
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2 days ago

Please note that the National Archives at Phi...

Please note that the National Archives at Philadelphia will be closed on Monday, May 28, in observation of Memorial Day. Visit NARA's special Memorial Day web page on National Archives News, which highlights NARA's holdings that document Memorial Day and honors those who have given their lives: https://www.archives.gov/news/topics/memorial-day For information about our hours, please visit our website: https://www.archives.gov/philadelphia

    Memorial Day: A Commemoration
    Memorial Day, initially referred to as Decoration Day, was observed by many communities after the Civil War, when the nation suffered more than 620,000 military deaths, roughly 2 percent of the total population at the time. John A.
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2 days ago

The Clay Studio added 2 new photos.

Setting up for The Clay Studio National, Carly Slade just dropped off this piece. The full show will be up on tomorrow!

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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2 days ago

Connie Mississippi began as a painter and her...

Connie Mississippi began as a painter and her work developed into turned-wood sculptures. Don't miss this retrospective that brings together these two art forms. Open Tues - Sat, 10 - 5.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Connie Mississippi began as a painter and her work developed into turned-wood sculptures. Don't miss this retrospective that brings together these two art forms. Open Tues - Sat, 10 - 5.
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2 days ago

Trivia, Raffle & Silent Auction, Food and Ope...

Trivia, Raffle & Silent Auction, Food and Open Bar - How Can You Say No?! -

    Trivia, Raffle & Silent Auction, Food and Open Bar - How Can You Say No?!
    Thursday May 31st, 6pm to 9pm Featuring an open bar, raffle prizes, silent auction items, trivia and great food! Get your tickets today!
    https://mailchi.mp

3 days ago

Northern Liberties Recreation Center added 2 ...

THE SPRINKLING HAS BEGUN!

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    Northern Liberties Recreation Center added a new photo.
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3 days ago

From the 2009 production of Athol Fugard's CO...

From the 2009 production of Athol Fugard's COMING HOME to THE GOOD FIGHT, we agree that Nyambi Nyambi deserves your attention.

    Learn His Name: Nigerian-American Actor, Nyambi Nyambi Deserves Your Attention
    Nyambi Nyambi has always done things on his own terms. He was told by a teacher, who was involved in a Martin Luther King gala being performed on his university campus, that he didn't belong in the cast. To which he responded, "I am going to study his speech, his (mannerisms), the speech behind the speech.
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3 days ago

The Clay Studio added 4 new photos.

The Clay Studio and Craft NOW Philadelphia are partnering with the American Craft Council as they plan their 2019 national conference in Philadelphia. The last two days were a wonderful whirlwind of tours and introductions. We were thrilled to help show off the amazing and plentiful craft artists, institutions, and resources in Philadelphia. Just a few of the stops were Tyler School of Art Ceramics, Glass, Metals, and Fibers, Globe Dye Works studios of Brian Giniewski and Stacey Lee Webber, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Museum of the American Revolution, National Liberty Museum, Crane Arts, Maken Studios and many more.

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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3 days ago

Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with ...

Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with the impassioned Blanka Zizka. The Intensive begins June 5. Find out how you can register for your spot today. --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse

    The Wilma Theater
    Step into the Summer HotHouse Intensive with the impassioned Blanka Zizka. The Intensive begins June 5. Find out how you can register for your spot today. --> https://goo.gl/1nAins #WilmaHotHouse
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3 days ago

The Center for Art in Wood added 5 new photos...

Farewell Fundraiser May 18, 2018

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Farewell Fundraiser May 18, 2018
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3 days ago

The Library of Congress just announced that t...

The Library of Congress just announced that their papers of Benjamin Franklin are now online. The collection includes copies of the First Continental Congress Petition to King George III, drafts of the Treaty of Paris, diplomatic correspondence, notes on electricity, drawings of bifocals, and more! You can learn more here: https://www.loc.gov/item/prn-18-044/?loclr=eanotw-new

    Papers of Benjamin Franklin Now Online
    The papers of American scientist, statesman and diplomat Benjamin Franklin have been digitized and are now available online for the first time from the Library of Congress. The Library announced the digitization today in remembrance of the anniversary of Franklin's death on April 17, 1790.The Franklin papers consist of approximately 8,000 items mostly dating from the 1770s and 1780s.
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3 days ago

Northern Liberties Recreation Center updated ...

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    Northern Liberties Recreation Center updated their cover photo.
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3 days ago

Northern Liberties Recreation Center added 3 ...

Our After School Garden Club has been hard at work getting our garden ready for the summer - pulling up weeds and planting tomatoes, cucumbers, green beans, squash and more!

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    Northern Liberties Recreation Center added a new photo.
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3 days ago

Tomorrow, Friday May 25, stop in to Breweryto...

Tomorrow, Friday May 25, stop in to Brewerytown Bicycles and Fairmount Bicycles and 15% of all proceeds will go to M&E in support of our #fostercareawareness month fundraising efforts! And don’t forget to sign up for our inaugural Trivia Night fundraiser happening next week on Thursday, May 31 - register and save $5! 2018 Calendar of Remaining Events: - Novak’s (Month of May): Proceeds from Featured Dessert - 2637 Brew (Month of June): Proceeds from Featured Cocktail To learn more about The Monkey and The Elephant, and to donate to our mission today, visit https://www.themonkeyandtheelephant.org/donate/ #philadelphia #mandecafe #themonkeyandtheelephant #ourcoffeeispowerful #coffeewithacause #foster #formerfosteryouth #fostercareawareness #fostercare #brewerytownisbooming #fundraising #fundraiser

    The Monkey & The Elephant
    Tomorrow, Friday May 25, stop in to Brewerytown Bicycles and Fairmount Bicycles and 15% of all proceeds will go to M&E in support of our #fostercareawareness month fundraising efforts! And don't...
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3 days ago

Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly ...

Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly band The Cheddar Boys will be performing in Good Karma Cafe at The Wilma on June 1 at 12:00pm. Stop by next Friday for some feel good music at Good Karma.

    The Wilma Theater
    Need some lunchtime live music? Local Philly band The Cheddar Boys will be performing in Good Karma Cafe at The Wilma on June 1 at 12:00pm. Stop by next Friday for some feel good music at Good Karma.
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4 days ago

The Wilma Theater shared American Theatre mag...

The American Theatre magazine panel Stage Migration: Immigrants and the American Theatre is live!

    American Theatre magazine
    Tonight we are live at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater with Blanka Zizka, Carmen Rivera, Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, Maria Manuela Goyanes, and Ngozi Anyanwu. #StageMigrations
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4 days ago

The Clay Studio added 4 new photos.

Exciting work is coming in for The Clay Studio National opening this Saturday. Pictured is work from Nicole Gugliotti, Casey Whittier, Hitomi Shibata and Emily Duke.

    The Clay Studio
    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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4 days ago

Heads up! This American Theatre magazine pane...

Heads up! This American Theatre magazine panel including Wilma Artistic Director Blanka Zizka will be on Facebook Live at 6pm. Check their Facebook page at 6pm or check back here to watch the shared video.

    AT Live Event! Stage Migrations: Immigrants and the American Theatre
    On May 23, AT senior editor Diep Tran will moderate a conversation with Blanka Zizka, Carmen Rivera, Ed Sylvanus Iskandar, Maria Goyanes, Ngozi Anyanwu, Immigrants and refugees are woven into the fabric of American identity, and American theatre has always reflected that, from Yiddish theatre to El Teatro Campesino to and the Ufot cycle.
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4 days ago

The Clay Studio added 3 new photos.

We want to send out congratulations to one of our founders, Janice Merendino, who is being honored by Moore College of Art & Design as a 2018 Distinguished Alumni Honoree! More info is available here: https://moore.edu/alumni/distinguished-alumni Janice also has four of her paintings in the Woodmere Annual: 77th Juried Exhibition open June 2nd - Sept 2nd| Open House Reception June 2nd | Noon - 4pm https://woodmereartmuseum.org/experience/exhibitions/the-woodmere-annual-77th-juried-exhibition

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    The Clay Studio added a new photo.
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4 days ago

Check out the video made for the current exhi...

Check out the video made for the current exhibition Connie Mississippi: Circle of Time. To watch more from our video archive go to https://www.youtube.com/user/C4AW and be sure to click subscribe.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Check out the video made for the current exhibition Connie Mississippi: Circle of Time. To watch more from our video archive go to https://www.youtube.com/user/C4AW and be sure to click subscribe.
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4 days ago

Blogger José Raúl Mangual explores a new brea...

Blogger José Raúl Mangual explores a new breath as an actor in this week's look at the Wilma's HotHouse Intensive. The Summer Intensive with begins this June with Artistic Director Blanka Zizka and Company Member Justin Jain. Delve into the work of the Wilma HotHouse Company --> https://goo.gl/1nAins

    HotHouse Intensive: A New Breath
    Temple University Musical Theater BFA student José Raúl Mangual took part in a HotHouse Intensive this winter. He documented the experience through daily reflections and photos that will be shared as blog posts as we prepare for the Summer Intensive. I felt like today's class was the first that I saw, without seeking, the parallels between exercises.
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4 days ago

Welcome to the neighborhood, Oh Brother Phill...

Welcome to the neighborhood, Oh Brother Philly! 🍔🍟

    Oh Brother Philly makes Old City debut
    Looking for a new restaurant to check out? Look no further than one of the city's freshest arrivals. Located at 206 Market St. in Old City, the newcomer is called Oh Brother Philly.
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4 days ago

New crosswalks getting installed on South Broad Street are looking pretty

DYK: You can see a piece of the Berlin Wall in the garden of the German Society of PA (Sixth & Spring Garden) #BillyPennGram

    New crosswalks getting installed on South Broad Street are looking pretty
    Love this city as much as we do? Become a Billy Penn member today.
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4 days ago

Mad you couldn't buy a LOVE Park keepsake last year? Blame the Morgan Art Foundation

DYK: You can see a piece of the Berlin Wall in the garden of the German Society of PA (Sixth & Spring Garden) #BillyPennGram

    Mad you couldn't buy a LOVE Park keepsake last year? Blame the Morgan Art Foundation
    Love this city as much as we do? Become a Billy Penn member today.
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4 days ago

10 Philly nonprofits to support on the 'Day Without A Starbucks'

Where: 301-305 N. Ninth St.

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Following the unwarranted arrests of black entrepreneurs Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson at the 18th and Spruce cafe last month, Starbucks promised to make a change. The coffee giant announced it would...

Where: 1324 W. Clearfield St.

Where: 832 N. Broad St.

Where: 5548 Chestnut St., first floor

Where: 1216 Arch St., fourth floor

Where: 1219 Vine St.

Where: 600 Washington Ave., second floor, unit 18UA

Where: 216 W. Somerset St.

    10 Philly nonprofits to support on the 'Day Without A Starbucks'
    What do you have planned for May 29? Hopefully not a cup of Starbucks coffee. Following the unwarranted arrests of black entrepreneurs Donte Robinson and Rashon Nelson at the 18th and Spruce cafe last month, Starbucks promised to make a change. The coffee giant announced it would close all 8,000 of its U.S.
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5 days ago

Northern Liberties Recreation Center added 5 ...

Our Creative Drama Intensive class put on an incredible show last night, featuring colorful set changes, multiple narrators, and magical snow wolves who live on the planet Aaaar and really love ice cream.

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    Northern Liberties Recreation Center added a new photo.
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5 days ago

It’s a beautiful day in the #neighBEARDhood !...

It’s a beautiful day in the #neighBEARDhood ! Check out John Jarboe and The Bearded Ladies in a preview of You Can Never Go Down The Drain at The Wilma's Theater Lovers Fete. Mx. Rogers comes to the Wilma on June 20! Get your tickets here --> https://goo.gl/So65DV

    The Wilma Theater
    It's a beautiful day in the #neighBEARDhood ! Check out John Jarboe and The Bearded Ladies in a preview of You Can Never Go Down The Drain at The Wilma's Theater Lovers Fete. Mx. Rogers comes to...
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5 days ago

William Way LGBT Community Center shared DVLF...

Tonight’s #ONOPhilly is postponed until next Wed., 5/30!

    DVLF
    ONO has rescheduled tonight's happy hour at Uptown Beer Garden due to weather. The new date is Wednesday, May 30th! Registration will remain open for tickets and we still hope to see everyone there!...
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5 days ago

Title: Strata Artist: Grant Vaughn Date: 2015...

Title: Strata Artist: Grant Vaughn Date: 2015 ITE Materials: Cherry Dimensions: 13 dia. X 3" depth Price: Museum Collection, Gift of the Artist You can see this piece by past 2015 Windgate ITE Fellow Grant Vaughn and more in our Museum Collection of over 1,100 objects. You can also view and search our Collection online at http://ow.ly/DVui30jDDp9 Open Tues - Sat, 10 am - 5 pm.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Title: Strata Artist: Grant Vaughn Date: 2015 ITE Materials: Cherry Dimensions: 13 dia. X 3" depth Price: Museum Collection, Gift of the Artist You can see this piece by past 2015 Windgate ITE...
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5 days ago

Join us for an effervescent evening of Root B...

Join us for an effervescent evening of Root Beer tasting! In this tasting led by the owners of the Franklin Fountain, you learn about the production and origin of this timeless beverage. Try their house-made Root Beer in a drinking cup made by Resident Artist, Daniel Ricardo Teran. This hand-made cup, inspired by a historical Root Beer cup in the Franklin Fountain collection, is included in the ticket price. Tickets available here: https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/handcrafted/1988

    The Clay Studio
    Join us for an effervescent evening of Root Beer tasting! In this tasting led by the owners of the Franklin Fountain, you learn about the production and origin of this timeless beverage. Try their...
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5 days ago

Happy National Memo Day! Our holdings are br...

Happy National Memo Day! Our holdings are brimming with memorandums from a variety of government agencies. Memorandums are written messages which can document anything: the installation of a new water fountain, organizational changes, policies, and much more. Featured here is a memorandum related to the archaeological investigation at El Morro, which is part of the San Juan National Historic Site in Puerto Rico. This memo details the work that has already been performed and also includes photographic attachments to document progress made on the dig. Check out the rest of this memo here: https://catalog.archives.gov/id/40304916. Want to learn more about our holdings? You can check out our online catalog (www.catalog.archives.gov) and make an appointment to view our holdings at the National Archives at Philadelphia by calling (215) 305-2044 or emailing philadelphia.archives@nara.gov. This post was written by Megan Kelly, Research and Writing Intern with the National Archives at Philadelphia. #NationalMemoDay #Memo #Memorandum #FindYourPark #NPS

    National Archives at Philadelphia
    Happy National Memo Day! Our holdings are brimming with memorandums from a variety of government agencies. Memorandums are written messages which can document anything: the installation of a new...
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6 days ago

Happy #mugshotmonday with this new arrival fr...

Happy #mugshotmonday with this new arrival from Douglas Peltzman. Shop this and more new arrivals here: https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/shop/collections/55/New%20Arrivals

    The Clay Studio
    Happy #mugshotmonday with this new arrival from Douglas Peltzman. Shop this and more new arrivals here: https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/shop/collections/55/New%20Arrivals
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6 days ago

The Center for Art in Wood nurtures and promo...

The Center for Art in Wood nurtures and promotes art in wood and we need you to help plant the seeds to grow. The Center is giving away FREE seeds to start your own vegetables and plants. By participating in the Seed Campaign we encourage you to become a member, by doing so, you’ll receive a special offer to use in our Museum Store. To learn more go to http://ow.ly/3BG430jS88Z

    The Center for Art in Wood
    The Center for Art in Wood nurtures and promotes art in wood and we need you to help plant the seeds to grow. The Center is giving away FREE seeds to start your own vegetables and plants. By...
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6 days ago

25+ Excellent Things To Do In Philly This Week, May 21-28

Where:Franklin Square, 200 N. 6th Street

Where:Various locations including National Constitution Center, 525 Arch Street

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

Where:The Fillmore, 29 E. Allen Street

Where:Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch Street

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

Where:Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street

Where:PHS Pop Up Garden, 1438 South Street

...through Memorial Day at this sprawling green space in South Philadelphia at the corner of Broad Street and Pattison Avenue (across the street from AT&T Station and the sports complex...

Where:FDR Park, 1500 Pattison Avenue & S. Broad Street

Where:The Academy of Natural Sciences, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Where:Morgan's Pier, 221 N. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Cruiser Olympia at Independence Seaport Museum, 211 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Philadelphia Building, 1315 Walnut Street

Where:Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Various locations including National Mechanics, 2701, 22 S. 3rd Street

Where:Bok Bar, 800 Mifflin Street

Where:Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, 1020 South Street

Where:Lithuanian Music Hall Association, 2715 E. Allegheny Avenue

Where:Festival Pier at Penn's Landing, 601 N. Columbus Boulevard

Where:The Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Avenue

Where:Morris Arboretum, 100 E. Northwestern Avenue

    25+ Excellent Things To Do In Philly This Week, May 21-28
    Sail Philadelphia | Photo by M. Stanley for Delaware River Waterfront Corporation Memorial Day weekend happenings, a free fireworks show, Sail Philadelphia, opening of Bok Bar and more... Memorial Day weekend welcomes the unofficial start of summer - and there's no shortage of awesome things to do.
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6 days ago

Good morning! NLNA's general meeting is this ...

Good morning! NLNA's general meeting is this Thursday, 5/24 at 7pm. Principal Feggins is coming to the meeting to talk about our school. Hope to see you at the community center!

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6 days ago

Man falls 30 feet from I-95 ramp in Chinatown section of Philadelphia

Officers say the 18-year-old victim lost his balance and fell onto 8th and Vine streets.

    Man falls 30 feet from I-95 ramp in Chinatown
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Philadelphia police say members of a family were trying to fix a broken-down car on a highway overpass when one of them fell 30 feet. It happened at 12 a.m. Monday on the off-ramp from I-95 to the Vine Street Expressway in the city's Chinatown section.
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6 days ago

May 20

The Center for Art in Wood shared their post....

In just a few weeks the Windgate ITE International Residence program will begin.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    The Center is excited about the arrival of the 23rd year of the Windgate ITE International Residency Program. Learn more about the 2018 and 2019 fellows by following the link. https://conta.cc/2FCmNe2
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