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    Bistro Romano Italian Restaurant Philadelphia Best Romantic RestaurantBistro Romano
    Bistro Romano Italian restaurant in Philadelphia is the best romantic restaurant in Philadelphia. Call for reservations. (215) 925-8880
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QV's Own Bistrot La Minette made the list of ...

QV's Own Bistrot La Minette made the list of Philadelphia's top 5 places to eat French food!

    Philadelphia's 5 best spots to indulge in French fare
    Craving French food? Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best high-end French restaurants around Philadelphia, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to satisfy your cravings. Photo: Parc/Yelp Topping the list is Parc. Located at 227 S. 18th St.
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    Come get your music on
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Collection Highlight: Title: Explorer Artist:...

Collection Highlight: Title: Explorer Artist: Yuri Kobayashi Date: 2014 ITE Materials: Ash, shellac Dimensions: 48 in. L; 4 in. D You can see this piece by 2014 Windgate ITE Fellow Yuri Kobayashi and over 1,100 other objects in the Center's Museum Collection. Open Tues - Sat, 10 - 5 pm. To visit the allTURNatives: Form + Spirit 2014 follow the link. http://ow.ly/iHgB30kzczj

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Collection Highlight: Title: Explorer Artist: Yuri Kobayashi Date: 2014 ITE Materials: Ash, shellac Dimensions: 48 in. L; 4 in. D You can see this piece by 2014 Windgate ITE Fellow Yuri Kobayashi...
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We want to sat congrats to Clay Studio founder, Jill Bonovitz for a beautiful show! www.jillbonovitz.com

    The Clay Studio
    We want to sat congrats to Clay Studio founder, Jill Bonovitz for a beautiful show! www.jillbonovitz.com
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Old City District shared Philadelphia -- visi...

Old City Eats is back this Thursday! ☀️

    Old City Eats Is Back With Happy Hour Deals In Philadelphia's Historic District All Summer Long
    It's an exciting time to dine out in Old City. The neighborhood best known for its unparalleled historic sites also brims with some of the most-buzzed-about new and established restaurants in town, and Old City Eats gives you a chance to sample many of them at a fraction of the usual cost.
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    TODAY IS THE DAY! 🎉✨ Philadelphia Parks & Recreation public pools start opening today! Go here to see the summer pool schedule 😎👉http://ow.ly/bGgY30kwfd2
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    TODAY IS THE DAY! 🎉✨ Philadelphia Parks & Recreation public pools start opening today! Go here to see the summer pool schedule 😎👉http://ow.ly/bGgY30kwfd2
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Have you heard of History Hub? Launched in Ja...

Have you heard of History Hub? Launched in January 2016, History Hub is an active community of researchers and experts which has become a game-changing way to provide access to information and diverse sources of expertise. You can learn more about it on the Archivist of the United States’s blog post, History Hub: A 21st Century Model for Archival Reference. https://aotus.blogs.archives.gov/2018/05/24/history-hub-a-21st-century-model-for-archival-reference/

    History Hub: A 21st Century Model for Archival Reference
    When the National Archives launched History Hub in January 2016, we hoped it would be a game-changing way to provide access to information and diverse sources of expertise. I'm pleased to share that what started out as an experimental project has become an active community of researchers and experts.
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16 hours ago

The Clay Studio added 3 new photos.

Ahrong Kim, Resident Artist at The Clay Studio created a historically accurate Guglet (pitcher) and Basin for Betsy Ross House. We were excited to facilitate this modern Craftswoman making something for the home of the historic Craftswoman, Betsy Ross! Thanks to The Betsy Ross House for the great partnership!

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16 hours ago

This week, Mx. Rogers comes to the neighborho...

This week, Mx. Rogers comes to the neighborhood.

    Philly's queer cabaret examines the truths (and myths) of Mister Rogers' signature kindness
    The first black-and-white frames of Morgan Neville's Won't You Be My Neighbor show the familiar Fred Rogers at the piano, coolly attempting to place value and meaning on his approach to communicating with children by way of modulation. As a trained classical composer, he knew that some key changes could be managed with ease, and others could not.
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30 hours ago

We are pleased to announce that The Wilma The...

We are pleased to announce that The Wilma Theater is one of the recipients of The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage's 2018 project grants. The grant will fund THERE, an ensemble-devised work, led by Blanka Zizka, which adapts Lebanese American poet Etel Adnan’s book-length poem 'There: In the Light and the Darkness of the Self and of the Other' and contemplates existential questions of personal and community identity and conflict, in an environment created by Berlin-based artist Rosa Barba. The work will premiere as part of the 2019 Fringe Festival. #PewArtsGrants

    THERE
    An ensemble-devised work, led by Blanka Zizka, adapts Lebanese American poet Etel Adnan's book-length poem There: In the Light and the Darkness of the Self and of the Other and contemplates existential questions of personal and community identity and conflict, in an environment created by Berlin-based artist Rosa Barba.
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31 hours ago

Thursday nights just got a lot more “appetizi...

Thursday nights just got a lot more “appetizing!” Read all about Old City Eats and the Kick Off Block Party this Thursday in Metro Philly: https://www.metro.us/things-to-do/philadelphia/your-guide-to-old-city-eats-2018#.Wygg-rdjBl4.twitter

    Your guide to Old City Eats 2018
    On Thursday, June 21, Old City Eats begins for the third year in a row to the delight of foodies in Philadelphia. Every Thursday night from June 21 through August 30, patrons can enjoy select half-priced small plates and drink specials ($4 select beers and $5 select cocktails) from over 30 participating restaurants and bars.
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33 hours ago

We know it is un-bearable out there. Stay coo...

We know it is un-bearable out there. Stay cool by visiting pools, libraries and spray grounds. Please check on your neighbors and call PCA Heatline 215-765-9040 if you are worried about them in the heat. #LynnandEmmaTwitterTakeover http://ow.ly/e4CN30kyn6u

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33 hours ago

More than 20 restaurants and bars will take o...

More than 20 restaurants and bars will take over 2nd Street for the Old City Eats Block Party on Thursday. Read all about it in Philadelphia Magazine: http://po.st/KVssNf

    Welcome | Philadelphia Magazine
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35 hours ago

Queen Village Neighbors Association shared Pa...

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    Autumn Arrives with a full Plate of Events for South Street The SouthStreet Headhouse District is looking forward to lively fall, with numerous events that deliver a wide variety of cultural, musical, culinary, and civic programming. Sunday Sept 10 - Greenfest Philly presented by the Clean Air Council Bainbridge Green Since 2006, this popular event provides a...
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35 hours ago

Looking better and better, every day! #halebu...

Looking better and better, every day! #halebuilding #keystonenationalbank #phillyarchitecture #urbanism #philly #washwestcivic #washwest

    Washington Square West Civic Association
    Looking better and better, every day! #halebuilding #keystonenationalbank #phillyarchitecture #urbanism #philly #washwestcivic #washwest
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37 hours ago

The Windgate ITE Fellows have completed their...

The Windgate ITE Fellows have completed their first week of the residency! Be sure to follow the blog to watch their progress. https://internationalturningexchange.wordpress.com/ Photo: Morgan Hill

    The Center for Art in Wood
    The Windgate ITE Fellows have completed their first week of the residency! Be sure to follow the blog to watch their progress. https://internationalturningexchange.wordpress.com/ Photo: Morgan Hill
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37 hours ago

Sometimes you need to take a look around...af...

Sometimes you need to take a look around...after you watch this video of course. You Can Never Go Down The Drain runs June 20 - July 1. Come be our neighbor this summer at the Wilma.

    The Wilma Theater
    Sometimes you need to take a look around...after you watch this video of course. You Can Never Go Down The Drain runs June 20 - July 1. Come be our neighbor this summer at the Wilma.
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37 hours ago

Start your day off with a regal note when you...

Start your day off with a regal note when you sip your coffee from this fine porcelain mug by Stepanka Horalkova with its golden seal. #Mugshotmonday Shop here: https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/shop/item/26327/Stepanka%20Horalkova/Cup

38 hours ago

Old City District shared Philadelphia -- visi...

Celebrate the First Day of Summer and enjoy seasonal sips and tasty bites from 20+ restaurants at the Old City Eats Block Party this Thursday, June 21 at 2nd & Market Streets! ☀️🥨🍦🎶 (via Philadelphia -- visitphilly.com)

    25 Outstanding Things to Do in Philly this Week
    Old City | Photo by A. Ricketts for Visit Philadelphia Night Market in the Gayborhood, Manayunk Arts Festival, Old City Eats and more... The summer season officially arrives on Thursday (!) with the summer solstice and with it comes a whole week of warm-weather Philly fun.
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39 hours ago

Hello summer - temps in the 90s w/heat index ...

Hello summer - temps in the 90s w/heat index 100+ today. Stay cool - drink lots of water, limit time in the sun, seek out shade or AC at Philadelphia Free Library locations: http://ow.ly/j1W130kxSYf Most importantly check on your neighbors - help them open windows and position fans! #PHLHeat

    Locations
    The Free Library of Philadelphia welcomes 6 million visitors to our 54 neighborhood libraries and the Rosenbach each year.
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2 days ago

Happy Father's Day! It's also National Eat Yo...

Happy Father's Day! It's also National Eat Your Vegetables Day...likely not a coincidence. All this month, Just Salad and Just Salad are donating $1 to us for every Big Gay Garden Salad sold. Thank you, Just Salad! #thanksdad

    William Way LGBT Community Center
    Happy Father's Day! It's also National Eat Your Vegetables Day...likely not a coincidence. All this month, Just Salad and Just Salad are donating $1 to us for every Big Gay Garden Salad sold. Thank...
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2 days ago

Check them out here: https://public.theclayst...

Check them out here: https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/1/classes

    The Clay Studio
    Check them out here: https://public.theclaystudio.org/public/1/classes
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2 days ago

Drive & Donate! Driving equality forward mean...

Drive & Donate! Driving equality forward means we don’t go it alone. For every hour you reserve a Pride-branded Zipcar, $1 will be donated to local LGBT charities (including us!). Because the journey doesn’t stop when Pride is over. To make a reservation or learn more: www.zipcar.com/pride2018?utm_source=fb&utm_medium=social_local&utm_campaign=phi_con_williamwaypride2018_06/05/2018.

    William Way LGBT Community Center
    Drive & Donate! Driving equality forward means we don't go it alone. For every hour you reserve a Pride-branded Zipcar, $1 will be donated to local LGBT charities (including us!). Because the journey...
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2 days ago

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3 days ago

Seger Park shared Seger Dog Park's post.

    Seger Dog Park
    New banner posted at entrance. Please don't bring un-neutered dogs to the park.
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3 days ago

Congratulations to Clay Studio founder, Janic...

Congratulations to Clay Studio founder, Janice Merendino for being honored by Moore College of Art & Design as distinguished alumni! Learn more here: https://moore.edu/about-moore/blog-publications/blog/harshita-lohia-janice-merendino-honored-as-distinguished-alumni

    The Clay Studio
    Congratulations to Clay Studio founder, Janice Merendino for being honored by Moore College of Art & Design as distinguished alumni! Learn more here:...
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It’s an exciting time to dine in Old City! Ph...

It’s an exciting time to dine in Old City! Philadelphia -- visitphilly.com

    Old City Eats Is Back With Happy Hour Deals In Philadelphia's Historic District All Summer Long
    It's an exciting time to dine out in Old City. The neighborhood best known for its unparalleled historic sites also brims with some of the most-buzzed-about new and established restaurants in town, and Old City Eats gives you a chance to sample many of them at a fraction of the usual cost.
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4 days ago

Your Guide to Wawa Welcome America's Free Museums

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    Your Guide to Wawa Welcome America's Free Museums
    Although the fireworks and live performances gather the large crowds, there's another part of the Wawa Welcome America Festival that many look forward to every year: Free museums! Museums across Philadelphia provide free access on certain days of the festival -- one of the most unique aspects of the week-long Independence Day celebration.
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4 days ago

Congratulations to former Clay Studio Residen...

Congratulations to former Clay Studio Resident Artist and Associate Artist, Leroy Johnson. Thom Collins, executive director and president of the Barnes, and Jane Golden, founder and executive director of MuralArts of Philadelphia, have selected Leroy Johnson as their Directors’ Highlight. They made their selection from among the top 20 artists, choosing someone they jointly felt deserved a spotlight. Like the four selected artists, Johnson will also receive a three-month residency, along with $3,000. His residency will be from July—September 2019 More info available here: https://connect.barnesfoundation.org/Directory/directorshighlight

    The Clay Studio
    Congratulations to former Clay Studio Resident Artist and Associate Artist, Leroy Johnson. Thom Collins, executive director and president of the Barnes, and Jane Golden, founder and executive...
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4 days ago

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

Feeling the Philly heat? Head to your neighborhood library this summer to cool down in a cool way! Locations and hours ⬇️ bit.ly/2tiu0tv

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    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management added a new photo.
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4 days ago

Review your property tax bill carefully.

Review your property tax bill carefully.

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4 days ago

Celebrate Dad with Tasty deals throughout Sou...

Celebrate Dad with Tasty deals throughout South Philly, including QV's Puyero Venezulean Flavor!

    Celebrate Dad with Tasty Freebies in South Philly
    Several restaurants in South Philly are offering special deals for Dads this Father's Day, Sunday June 17th. They include: 1180 S. 10th St. (215) 463-0868, http://www.slicepa.com On Sunday, June 17 , purchase a large pizza for the family and Dad receives a free small pizza of any variety on the menu.
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4 days ago

We had a great turnout last night for QVNA's ...

We had a great turnout last night for QVNA's Volunteer Celebration and June General Meeting. And thanks, Councilman Squilla for joining our celebration. Great to see you again! Queen Villagers, as you dine out this weekend, please be sure to visit and thank the following businesses that so generously donated last night's food & beverage: Famous 4th Street Deli, For Pete's Sake, New Wave Cafe, Pietro's, Little Italy Pizzeria, and Yards Brewing Co. #Queenvillagelovesvolunteers, #Famous4thstreetdeli,#Forpetessakepub, #Newwavecafe, #Pietros, #LittleItalyPizzeria, #YardsBrewingCompany

    Queen Village Neighbors Association
    We had a great turnout last night for QVNA's Volunteer Celebration and June General Meeting. And thanks, Councilman Squilla for joining our celebration. Great to see you again! Queen Villagers,...
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4 days ago

Connie Mississippi is known for the powerful ...

Connie Mississippi is known for the powerful and graceful turned-wood sculptures that position her among the important artists who have emerged through the contemporary wood-turning movement. Stop in and experience this unique retrospective now through July 21st. Open Tues - Sat, 10 am - 5 pm.

    The Center for Art in Wood
    Connie Mississippi is known for the powerful and graceful turned-wood sculptures that position her among the important artists who have emerged through the contemporary wood-turning movement. Stop in...
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4 days ago

6/16 -- Flea Market and Music & Art Event at CAPITOLO Park!

Flea Market with LIVE Music and Art in the Park!
Saturday, June 16th (9am to 3pm)
CAPITOLO Park, 9th & Federal Streets in South Philly

LIVE paint event with Anthony Torcasio, Seper, Priscilla Bell, Ben Howard, Sagamoor, Lawren Alice, with music by The Parlor, Doug Kaetz, Mark Nestman, Barrett Bohr, ShaneGreat, Ircasim, featuring New Sound Brass Band!

4 days ago

William Way LGBT Community Center updated the...

    William Way LGBT Community Center
    William Way LGBT Community Center updated their cover photo.
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4 days ago

Have you noticed new window designs around th...

Have you noticed new window designs around the neighborhood? Students from Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design Design & Merchandising at Drexel Universitysers Program worked with four Old City businesses this semester to design visual merchandising displays for their store windows. Thank you, Drexel University and Lovely Bride Philadelphia, Millésimé Philadelphia, Moxie Blue Salon, and Petit Jardin en Ville! Be sure to check out their window designs and shop Old City! 🛍

    Old City District
    Have you noticed new window designs around the neighborhood? Students from Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design Design & Merchandising at Drexel Universitysers Program worked with four...
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4 days ago

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

Now hiring: Regional Integration Center Coordinator. The RIC plays a critical role in emergency preparedness, awareness, and response around the clock in Philadelphia. Learn more and apply ➡️ bit.ly/2gvCdK5 #PHLCityJobs #EmergencyManagement #Jobs

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5 days ago

The Clay Studio added 4 new photos.

The Clay Studio Collection Project, funded for 2 years by the Luce Foundation has been completed by our Collection Project Coordinator & Researcher, Heath Ballowe . Here are just a few of the many amazing pieces you can browse online here: https://www.theclaystudio.org/exhibitions/permanent-collection PC207 Dancing Teapot (1993), by Karl Fulle. Karl Fulle was one of the many accomplished artists that were included in The Clay Studio’s landmark exhibition East European Ceramics, in 1992. This teapot however was not included in the exhibition, this piece was produced later, when Fulle produced a variable edition series for The Clay Studio. PC428 Untitled (c.1985), Lucy Lewis Lucy Lewis is considered one of the matriarchs of American Indian Pottery. Her work became well known outside the Pueblo community in 1950, when she received a blue ribbon at the Annual Inter-Tribal Indian Ceremonial. After that first success she continued to be showered in accolades for the rest of her life, all while producing some of the most beautiful pots ever made in the United States. PC459 Outlaw (1990), By Ken Vavrek. Ken Vavrek is one of the original founders of The Clay Studio, and remains a board member of the organization still. He is one of Philadelphia’s most respected ceramic artists, and has had a huge influence on generations of ceramic artists through his exemplary teaching. PC481 Fish Box (1985), By Andrea Gill Andrea Gill is a renown American artist, and is a recipient of may prestigious honors. In 1985 Andrea Gill, came to The Clay Studio to participate in The Clay Studio’s variable edition series, and produced this beautiful box that we still have in The Clay Studio Collection.

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5 days ago

Seger Park shared Seger Dog Park's post.

    Seger Dog Park
    Hey dog owners who bring coffee and other drinks to the park. No worries, just look for the recycling container in the corner of the park, outside the fence. The City has a major park recycling...
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Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

Flag Day - June 14th

    Philadelphia Hybrid Photography
    Happy Flag Day! In the United States, Flag Day is celebrated on June 14th. It commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on June 14, 1777, by resolution of the Second...
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