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NJ-Based Street Artist Pays Tribute to 9 Philly Creatives with Life-Sized Installations Around Town

–Robert Perry (Owner of Tattooed Mom,) at 216 North 13th street in Center City [Not yet photographed for this post, but hope to get soon!]

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–Sara McCorriston (Co-founder of Paradigm Gallery + Studio) with mask inspired by Dennis McNett (aka Wolfbat, artist,) at 2633 Poplar street in Brewerytown/Fairmount

–Conrad Benner (aka me!,) at 540 South Street in Queen Village

–Calo Rosa (artist,) at 1033 North 3rd street in Northern Liberties

–Mike Supermodel (Owner of Jinxed Philadelphia,) at 3144 Richmond street in Port Richmond

–Jeremy Hush (artist) and Sophireaptress (designer,) at 2622 Frankford avenue in Kensington

–Yis Goodwin (aka Nosego, artist,) at 1310 South Front street in Pennsport

–Drew Leshko (artist.) 1314 Frankford avenue in Fishtown

    NJ-Based Street Artist Pays Tribute to 9 Philly Creatives with Life-Sized Installations Around Town
    Over the last two weeks, a New Jersey-based street artist with some Philly roots has been quietly installing life-sized wheatpaste tributes to Philly creatives all around town! The artist is Sean 9 Lugo. According to his Instagram bio, Sean is an Asshole, a Brown Boy, and a Creator, in that order.
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The Wilma Theater added 11 new photos.

Photos from PASSAGE are here! Take a sneak at this world premiere now playing through May 13. Learn more --> https://goo.gl/957aNr #WilmaPassage All photo of the cast of PASSAGE by Bill Hebert.

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    Photo of Keith Conallen, Taysha Marie Canales, and Lindsay Smiling by Bill Hebert.
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17 hours ago

​​Come Join a Student Celebration of O.V. Cat...

​​Come Join a Student Celebration of O.V. Catto on May 7, 2018, 9:30 am – 2 pm at Philadelphia City Hall. At the age of 16, O.V. Catto began “speaking up” about the issues of his day that concerned him. This year, the School District of Philadelphia and a group of cultural and education partners in collaboration with the Catto Memorial Fund, produced the first O.V. Catto education initiative. This initiative trained 90 educators at 52 schools and brought the story Catto and American Civil Rights into their classrooms reaching over 11,200 students! At this event there will be a representative group of these students speak about their education journey and Catto at City Hall with Mayor Kenney. Mural Arts is also providing a “Paint Day” in the City Hall Courtyard for the new Catto Mural that will be installed in the fall at Universal Institute Charter (Broad and Catherine). For more information about the Catto Memorial Fund, see their website here: http://www.ovcattomemorial.org/

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FURTHER LISTINGS

May 1- Pan Asian Ass’n of Greater Phila. hosts Pan Asian Award Banquet at Ocean Harbor Restaurant, 1023 Race St., 5-9 p.m. Keynote Speaker: Daphne Kwok. Tickets: Individuals $40, Table of 10 $350; pay panasianphila.ticketleap.com/pan-asian-annual-award-banquet. For info: info@panasianphila.org.

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Apr. 26- State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Energy Access Forum at Lillian Marrero Lib., 601 W. Lehigh Ave., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Addressing lack of affordable energy for residents & businesses. Solar energy access. Free. For info: (215) 425-5708.

...26- Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown hosts “Building Philadelphia Green Fundraiser” at Bridge on Race Apts., 205 Race St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Honorary Guest: Councilman Mark Squilla. Earth Day Champions $2...

Apr. 26- State Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown hosts Public Safety Mtg. at W. Mill Ck. Plg., 5100 Parrish St 6-8 p.m. For info: (215) 879-6615.

Apr. 26- Councilman Mark Squilla hosts NFL Draft Party at Blue Duck on Broad, 220 S. Broad St., 6:30-9:30 p.m. Special guests & Eagles gear. Hail Mary Pass $2,500...

Apr. 28- South Police Div. Memorial Bike Ride begins at 1900 Washington Ave., 9 a.m. Hosted by 1st, 3rd & 17th Dists. Registration $20. To participate: www.eventbrite.com/e/1st-annual-south-division-memorial-bike-ride-ticketsd-44687651970.

Apr. 28- State Rep. Ed Neilson hosts Free Community Shredding at St. Jerome’s Parish, 3031 Stamford St., 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. For info: (215) 330-3714.

Apr. 28- State Rep. Angel Cruz hosts Unused Prescription Drug Turn-in at 3503 B St., Unit 7, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For info: (215) 291-5643

Apr. 28- Congressman Dwight Evans hosts Birthday Party at Hilton City Ave. Hotel, 4200 City Line Ave., 7-10 p.m. Chair $2,500, Hosts $1,000, Supporters $250, Friends $100, Patrons...

Apr. 29- City Commission Chair Lisa Deeley is hosted Reception at Fluke’s Irish Pub, 7401 State Rd., 3-6 p.m. Live music, buffet, domestic drafts & wine. Tickets $40. Contribute online https...

Apr. 30- Democratic City Committee hosts Jefferson-Jackson Celebration at Sheet Metal Workers Ha., 1301 S. Columbus Blvd., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets $150. For info: (215) 241-7800.

May 2- State rep candidate Nick DiDonato hosts Fundraiser at Moonshine Philly, 1825 E. Moyamensing Ave., 12 p.m.-2 a.m. Eat & drink! Percentage of day’s sales support campaign. For info: www.picknick184th.com.

May 5- 37th & 55th Ward Democratic Committees host Shrimp Night at Harmonia Cl., 2404 Orthodox St., 6-10 p.m. Full buffet, open bar. Hosts $1,000, Sponsors $500, Friends $250...

...open bar. Hosts $1,000, Sponsors $500, Friends $250, Individuals $50. Payable to “Philly United,” 3200 Magee Ave., Phila., PA 19149. For info: Bill Dolbow (267) 235-5273 or Bob Dellavella (215) 808...

May 8- 65th Ward Democratic Committee meets at 8400 Torresdale Ave., 7 p.m. For info: Colleen (215) 500-0617 or John (267) 334-3775.

    FURTHER LISTINGS
    Apr. 26- State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Energy Access Forum at Lillian Marrero Lib., 601 W. Lehigh Ave., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Addressing lack of affordable energy for residents & businesses. Solar energy access. Free. For info: (215) 425-5708. Apr. 26- Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown hosts "Building Philadelphia Green Fundraiser" at Bridge on Race Apts., 205 Race St., 5:30-7:30 p.m.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

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The Future is Now, Where Are You?

11th & Callowhill

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    The Future is Now, Where Are You? - 4/26/2018
    Join the British American Business Council of Greater Philadelphia for our signature annual Young Professionals Group (YPG) panel discussion at The Trestle Inn. While this program is led by our YPG, everyone across all industry sectors and professional levels is welcome to attend. This event is open to members and non-members alike.
    http://legacy.chamberphl.com

39 hours ago

Harp & Crown is Featuring a Fresh New Spring Cocktail Menu

Love City Brewing is opening a Philadelphia area brewpub on Thursday, April 19 at 1023 Hamilton Street in the Spring Arts neighborhood....read more ›

    Harp & Crown is Featuring a Fresh New Spring Cocktail Menu
    Michael Schulson's pastoral Midtown Village hotspot, Harp & Crown , is now featuring brand-new, seasonal cocktails for springtime, which focus on fresh ingredients, creative combinations, and spirits from around the world.
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Dogfish Head Releases Perfect Beer for Wine Lovers

Love City Brewing is opening a Philadelphia area brewpub on Thursday, April 19 at 1023 Hamilton Street in the Spring Arts neighborhood....read more ›

    Dogfish Head Releases Perfect Beer for Wine Lovers
    The mixed up beer is fermented with 49% grapes and 51% grain, making it legally the closest a beer can be to wine. The grapes are a late harvest Viognier variety and come from Alexandria Nicole Cellars in Washington. The finished product clocks in at about 7.5% ABV and has an overall flavor of white grape, melon and crisp white wine.
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2 days ago

AB InBev Buys Up Three Liquor Companies

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    AB InBev Buys Up Three Liquor Companies
    Anheuser-Busch InBev continues its neverending expansion and acquisitions , though this time it isn't a local brewery being bought out-the goliath beer company has recently purchased The Atom Group, Forbes reports , a parent organization to three spirit distributors, including Master of Malt , a major online whiskey retailer.
    https://philly.thedrinknation.com

2 days ago

Interested in the Wilma's HotHouse Summer Int...

Interested in the Wilma's HotHouse Summer Intensive? Dive into José Raúl Mangual's blog to explore an inside look into the #WilmaHotHouse Intensive experience.

    HotHouse Intensive: Corporal Sequence
    The HotHouse Intensive is a deep dive into the acting methodologies of Blanka Zizka and the Wilma HotHouse Company. HotHouse practice is grounded in the Method of Theodoros Terzopoulos and focuses on fostering embodied acting through exercises that draw actors out of their heads and into their bodies.
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2 days ago

The “Great and Good Friends: 200 Years of U.S...

The “Great and Good Friends: 200 Years of U.S.-Thai Friendship” exhibit opened on March 21, 2018, at the Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles in Bangkok, Thailand, and continues through June 30, 2018. United States Ambassador to Thailand Glyn Davies had the idea for the exhibition. You can learn more about the exhibit and the role of the National Archives in making it all possible on the AOTUS blog: https://aotus.blogs.archives.gov/2018/03/29/great-and-good-friends-national-archives-loans-artifacts-to-thai-exhibition/

    Great and Good Friends: National Archives Loans Artifacts to Thai Exhibition
    The National Archives played a major role in the grand opening last week of a new exhibition in Bangkok, Thailand, at the Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles. An international group effort, the exhibit-"Great and Good Friends: 200 Years of U.S.-Thai Friendship"-features more than 40 records and gifts loaned from the National Archives.
    http://aotus.blogs.archives.gov

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FURTHER LISTINGS

May 1- Pan Asian Ass’n of Greater Phila. hosts Pan Asian Award Banquet at Ocean Harbor Restaurant, 1023 Race St., 5-9 p.m. Keynote Speaker: Daphne Kwok. Tickets: Individuals $40, Table of 10 $350; pay panasianphila.ticketleap.com/pan-asian-annual-award-banquet. For info: info@panasianphila.org.

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Apr. 25- State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts House Democratic Policy Committee Hearing on HB 2210 at Overbrook Pk. Lib., 7422 Haverford Ave., 2-4:15 p.m. Bill would expunge student disciplinary records for nonviolent offenses. Many legislators and experts. For info: Nicole Brunner (717) 787-3555.

Apr. 25- 42nd Ward Democratic Committee hosts “Meet Candidates Party” at Majestic Ha., 800 W. Olney Ave., 5:30-9 p.m. Tickets $25. For info: Sharon Vaughn (215) 313-7019.

Apr. 25- Pa. Great Frontier PAC hosts Happy Hour with Rich Zeoli at Irish Pub, 2007 Walnut St., 6-8 p.m. RSVP: pagreatfrontierpac@gmail.com.

Apr. 25- HAPCO holds General Membership Mtg. at Courtyard Phila. Marriott, Fairmount Rm., 4100 Presidential Blvd., 7-9:30 p.m. Speakers: Controller Rebecca Rhynhart, State Rep. Donna Bullock & others. Refreshments. For info: Denise Keen (215) 684-1684.

Apr. 25- Veteran Boxers Ass’n hosts 177th state rep candidates at 2733 E. Clearfield St., 7 p.m. All candidates invited. Free. Cash bar with drink specials. For info: Fred Druding, Jr. (215) 221-2374.

Apr. 26- Public Record hosts “5-Star Salute to Labor” at Penns Landing Caterers, 1301 S. Columbus Blvd., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Honoring Estebán Vera, Linda Fields, Ted Kirsch, Reesa...

Apr. 26- State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Energy Access Forum at Lillian Marrero Lib., 601 W. Lehigh Ave., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Addressing lack of affordable energy for residents & businesses. Solar energy access. Free. For info: (215) 425-5708.

...26- Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown hosts “Building Philadelphia Green Fundraiser” at Bridge on Race Apts., 205 Race St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Honorary Guest: Councilman Mark Squilla. Earth Day Champions $2...

Apr. 26- State Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown hosts Public Safety Mtg. at W. Mill Ck. Plg., 5100 Parrish St 6-8 p.m. For info: (215) 879-6615.

Apr. 26- Councilman Mark Squilla hosts NFL Draft Party at Blue Duck on Broad, 220 S. Broad St., 6:30-9:30 p.m. Special guests & Eagles gear. Hail Mary Pass $2,500...

Apr. 28- State Rep. Ed Neilson hosts Free Community Shredding at St. Jerome’s Parish, 3031 Stamford St., 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. For info: (215) 330-3714.

Apr. 28- Congressman Dwight Evans hosts Birthday Party at Hilton City Ave. Hotel, 4200 City Line Ave., 7-10 p.m. Chair $2,500, Hosts $1,000, Supporters $250, Friends $100, Patrons...

Apr. 29- City Commission Chair Lisa Deeley is hosted Reception at Fluke’s Irish Pub, 7401 State Rd., 3-6 p.m. Live music, buffet, domestic drafts & wine. Tickets $40. Contribute online https...

May 2- State rep candidate Nick DiDonato hosts Fundraiser at Moonshine Philly, 1825 E. Moyamensing Ave., 12 p.m.-2 a.m. Eat & drink! Percentage of day’s sales support campaign. For info: www.picknick184th.com.

May 8- 65th Ward Democratic Committee meets at 8400 Torresdale Ave., 7 p.m. For info: Colleen (215) 500-0617 or John (267) 334-3775.

    FURTHER LISTINGS
    Apr. 25- State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts House Democratic Policy Committee Hearing on HB 2210 at Overbrook Pk. Lib., 7422 Haverford Ave., 2-4:15 p.m. Bill would expunge student disciplinary records for nonviolent offenses. Many legislators and experts. For info: Nicole Brunner (717) 787-3555. Apr.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

3 days ago

Take a Virtual Tour of Spring Arts’ New Craft Brewery

Love City Brewing opened over the weekend at 1023 Hamilton Street. and their spacious new facility is a sight to behold. At 9,000 square feet, […]

    Take a Virtual Tour of Spring Arts' New Craft Brewery
    Get a look inside the brand-new Love City Brewing. Love City Brewing opened over the weekend at 1023 Hamilton Street. and their spacious new facility is a sight to behold. At 9,000 square feet, the building - which once housed a maker of railroad equipment - is now home to owners Kevin and Melissa Walter's new tasting room-slash-brewery.
    https://www.phillymag.com

3 days ago

Philly's Best Happy Hours: Zavino's $3 Beers, $5 Wines, & $8 Pizzas

Love City Brewing is opening a Philadelphia area brewpub on Thursday, April 19 at 1023 Hamilton Street in the Spring Arts neighborhood....read more ›

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...which serves up wood-fired pizzas alongside an excellent wine program on the corner of 13th and Sansom right in the heart of Midtown Village. This beloved, casual spot, which has another outpost...

    Philly's Best Happy Hours: Zavino's $3 Beers, $5 Wines, & $8 Pizzas
    Welcome to Philly's Best Happy Hours , a feature highlighting great happy hours in different neighborhoods throughout Philadelphia. Since Drink Philly started out as a place to find happy hours in the city, we thought it was only right to return to our roots and turn the spotlight on some of Philly's absolute best happy hour deals.
    https://philly.thedrinknation.com

3 days ago

Behind the Bar: Colin O'Neill of Oyster House

Love City Brewing is opening a Philadelphia area brewpub on Thursday, April 19 at 1023 Hamilton Street in the Spring Arts neighborhood....read more ›

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This time, we're focusing on Zavino, which serves up wood-fired pizzas alongside an excellent wine program on the corner of 13th and Sansom right in t...read more ›

    Behind the Bar: Colin O'Neill of Oyster House
    For this installment of Behind the Bar , we spoke to Colin O'Neill, who heads up the bar program at Oyster House . O'Neill, who grew up outside of Baltimore, moved to Philadelphia 10 years ago to study sculpture at the University of the Arts, and he now lives in Overbook while pursuing a graduate degree in accounting at Drexel's Lebow College of Business.
    https://philly.thedrinknation.com

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4 days ago

The Rail Park posted 2 photos — at The Rail P...

We had such a great #earthday with our friends from REI & Asian Arts Initiative. We cleaned up and planted some new trees on Pearl St right behind the Asian Arts building. . We also took the REI folks on a walking tour of the future Rail Park. We hope that everyone is taking in that Spring time sun in their favorite park or volunteering for a clean up like these amazing folks and sending the Earth some positive vibes. ✌🏽

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    The Rail Park added a new photo.
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4 days ago

Chinatown: 5 Places To Get A Cup of Tea

Situated on the outskirts of Chinatown on 11th and Race Street is a cafe with rustic charm. This cafe specializes in everything from their matcha tea to their desserts and is perfect for anyone in need of a matcha fix.

Vivi Bubble Tea is a franchise restaurant with over twenty bubble tea locations throughout the United States. Located near the intersection of 10th and Cherry Street, Vivi is committed to spreading bubble tea to all parts of America.

    Chinatown: 5 Places To Get A Cup of Tea
    Tea is one of the centerpieces of Asian Cuisine, whether it's Japanese Matcha, Chinese Oolong, or traditional black, there is no shortage of it in Chinatown. Tea is one of the most versatile beverages that can be found and Chinatown has them all.
    https://philadelphianeighborhoods.com

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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