6 hours ago

Seger Park shared Seger Dog Park's post.

See you then!

    Seger Dog Park
    Please join us for Woofstock Tuesday May 29th! Have a fun and safe holiday weekend!
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6 hours ago

How Wawa makes money: $10 billion in sales and other fun facts

Wawa is big, and growing fast: this week marked the launch of its 800th location, and dozens more are slated to open this year, including the relatively swanky Sixth and Chestnut outpost that’s being called the new flagship.

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10) Broad and Walnut is a successful proof of concept

    How Wawa makes money: $10 billion in sales and other fun facts
    Not like it's news to people around Philly, but heaping praise upon Wawa has never been so trendy. In the past month alone, the chain earned the nod for "best sandwich shop in America" in a national survey, was called "the world's most beloved convenience store" by Chowhound and saw its bathrooms voted second-best in the entire U.S.
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8 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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18 hours ago

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

25 hours ago

Get ready for summer in the city

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

233 Chestnut St , Philadelphia, Pa 19106

433 Chestnut St.,Philadelphia, PA 19106

825 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

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2401 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

200 Main Street, King of Prussia, Pa. 19406

1623 Sansom St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

1840 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

509 S 2nd St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

1500 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

1901 Callowhill St, Philadelphia, PA 19130

1002 Canal St, Philadelphia, PA 19123

1023 Hamilton St, Philadelphia, PA 19123

300 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

240 S Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19102

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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34 hours ago

Last night at Seger Park... https://www.nbcs...

Last night at Seger Park... https://www.nbcsports.com/philadelphia/the700level/joel-embiid-throws-down-playground-dunk-poor-soul

    Joel Embiid throws down playground dunk on poor soul
    Nick Foles for the 35th overall pick in the draft? A lot of Eagles fans would've probably pulled the trigger on that trade. We know now the Eagles, wisely, did not. Technically, it was Foles who shunned the Cleveland Browns' overtures.
    https://www.nbcsports.com

34 hours ago

Memorial Day fireworks, Sail Philadelphia, Devon Horse Show, and other events in Philadelphia, May 25-June 1

11:59 p.m. Friday to 2:59 a.m. Saturday, Ritz at the Bourse, 400 Ranstead St. $10.25 Midnight Standard. 215-440-1181, www.landmarktheatres.com

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9 p.m. Saturday, Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard, free, sailphiladelphia.org/waterfront-festival

Through Sunday, Penn’s Landing, 101 N. Columbus Blvd., tickets start at $7 for adults and $5 for youths, sailphiladelphia.org

4-8 p.m. Thursday, Greensgrow Farms, 2501 E. Cumberland St., pay-as-you-go, greensgrow.org/event

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, 202 E. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, free, downingtownfinearts.com

Friday-Monday, Lithuanian Music Hall Association, 2715 E. Allegheny Ave., $14 and up, philadelphiatangofestival.com

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, The Porch at 30th Street, 2949 Market St. Free. www.freewalkers.org/.

7 p.m. Saturday, the Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Ave., Free, phillypops.org/memorialsalute

8 p.m. Saturday at Boot & Saddle, 1131 S. Broad St. $15. 267-639-4528, bootandsaddlephilly.com.

8 p.m. Sunday at PhilaMOCA, 531 N. 12th. $12-$14. 267-519-9651. Philamoca.org.

    Memorial Day fireworks, Sail Philadelphia, Devon Horse Show, and other events in Philadelphia, May 25-June 1
    It's the unofficial start to summer, so head to the Delaware River waterfront where the skies will be filled with fireworks. Like any good fireworks display, this is sure to attract many potential viewers so camp out early to make sure you get a good view.
    http://www.philly.com

34 hours ago

Memorial Day Weekend Phillyfun Picks

101 S. 3rd St.

40 N 2nd St

525 Arch Street

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5201 Parkside Ave.

    Memorial Day Weekend Phillyfun Picks - PhillyFun4Kids
    It's Memorial Day Weekend, enjoy the extra time together with your families at one of these great Philly fun events this weekend while you pay tribute to those military men and women who have lost their lives in service. Memorial Day Weekend and Revolutionary Sailors Friday May 25 - Monday May 28 Museum of the ...
    http://www.phillyfun4kids.com

35 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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42 hours ago

Aaron Mott posted 1 photo to Flickr:
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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

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Philly311
    🚙 Remember Philly, a vehicle is considered abandoned if it is inoperable, it prevents a hazard, or if it is abandoned on public property. Report abandoned vehicles to us and Philadelphia Police...
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2 days ago

Just cruising down Spruce. #classiccar #cruel...

Just cruising down Spruce. #classiccar #cruelladevil #sprucestreet #washwestcivic #philly

    Washington Square West Civic Association
    Just cruising down Spruce. #classiccar #cruelladevil #sprucestreet #washwestcivic #philly
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2 days ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    6abc Action News
    3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) perform the annual "Flags In" tradition ahead of Memorial Day at Arlington National Cemetery, placing flags at more than 228,000 headstones of fallen...
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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

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3 days ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    CCRA Letter to Johnson
    The Center City Residents' Association's letter to Councilman Johnson supporting bike lane changes on Spruce and Pine Streets.
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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.
    http://www.konbini.com

3 days ago

Soup's up: Souped Up Hotpot and Asian Bistro opens its doors in Center City

Hungry for hot pot, or ready for ramen? A new spot has you covered. Called Souped Up Hotpot and Asian Bistro, the newcomer is located at 705 Chestnut St. in Center City.

    Soup's up: Souped Up Hotpot and Asian Bistro opens its doors in Center City
    Hungry for hot pot, or ready for ramen? A new spot has you covered. Called Souped Up Hotpot and Asian Bistro, the newcomer is located at 705 Chestnut St. in Center City. For those who are unfamiliar, hot pot starts with a pot of soup flavored with herbs and local spices.
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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.
    https://www.loc.gov

3 days ago

Children's Crisis Treatment Center is at WHYY...

We’re excited to get our discuss on creating trauma-informed schools underway! #cctc #cctcTIschools

    Children's Crisis Treatment Center
    We're excited to get our discuss on creating trauma-informed schools underway! #cctc #cctcTIschools
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Seger Park shared Philly Girls in Motion's po...

Get your Girl Power On!

    Philly Girls in Motion
    WE WANT YOU! To register now for @seechicksrun The ONLY ladies 5k/10k in Philadelphia. Sunday, June 3rd. Get a race tee and goody backpack! Bring your friends, your sisters, your mamas, your...
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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.
    https://www.americantheatre.org

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

    The Clay Studio
    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.
    http://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Mark Segal Author
    Here's the column I wrote about me and those Ruby Red Slippers It's official: I'm history Just saying that I am humbled is not enough: It is an honor of a lifetime. By the title of this column, I'm...
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4 days ago

“Boom for Real,” or how to solve a problem like Basquiat? Part 2

BOOM FOR REAL: THE LATE TEENAGE YEARS OF JEAN-MICHEL BASQUIAT opens Friday, May 18, 2018 at the Landmark’s Ritz at the Bourse and runs through Thursday, May 24. Ritz at the Bourse Cinema, 400 Ranstead Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106. Tickets here.

    "Boom for Real," or how to solve a problem like Basquiat? Part 2
    In Part Two of our 2-part coverage of the new documentary, Imani gives her take on how Sara Driver's film about Basquiat's early years both fits and breaks the mold. Boom For Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat is now playing at Ritz at the Bourse.
    https://www.theartblog.org

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.
    http://blog.wilmatheater.org

4 days ago

oTIS schedule for corner meetings to discuss ...

oTIS schedule for corner meetings to discuss the localized impact of the Repaving and Safety Project on Pine and Spruce Streets in WashWest - Wed. May 30th (weather permitting).

    Washington Square West Civic Association
    oTIS schedule for corner meetings to discuss the localized impact of the Repaving and Safety Project on Pine and Spruce Streets in WashWest - Wed. May 30th (weather permitting).
    https://www.facebook.com

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.
    http://6abc.com

4 days ago

Friday is the deadline to file a first level review for your property tax assessment. The Inquirer has a step-by-step guide.

The Office of Property Assessment is located at the Curtis Center, 601 Walnut St., Suite 300W, Philadelphia, Pa. 19106. Phone: 215-686-4334.

    Need to appeal your Philly property assessment? Here's how, step by step
    Your 2019 proposed reassessment, came with a "First Level Review" form. Send it in! It's the first step to have your assessment reviewed. You don't need a lawyer to send in the form, due by May 25. - Erin Arvedlund, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

4 days ago

http://www.phila.gov/OPA/Assessments/Pages/Ap...

http://www.phila.gov/OPA/Assessments/Pages/Appeals.aspx You must file by Friday May 25, 2018.

    http://www.phila.gov

4 days ago

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

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...
    http://www.facebook.com

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

Washington Square West Civic Association shar...

    Wawa Welcome America Just Unveiled Its 2018 Schedule
    There's a lot to be excited for, including the usual goodies (free hoagies!), and also some new surprises. This year's Wawa Welcome America festival looks like it's going to be an especially good one.
    https://www.phillymag.com

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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