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  • William Penn
    William Penn acquired land for the Quakers
    Though he did not set out to do so, William Penn successfully found a home for England’s Quakers. Originally established by George Fox in 1647, the Quaker religion responded to the need of people who were tired of the "showmanship"...
  • Prepare to be a kid again - at the Philadelphia Flower Show!
    Prepare to be a kid again - at the Philadelphia Flower Show!
    Drop the serious face and come to Philadelphia. It's time to be a kid again.If ever there was a flower show to attract the childish of mind, it is this year's Philadelphia Flower Show.Cartoon colors, famous faces and well known features...
  • Von Alexandria 2010 Fashion
    Frugally fashionably priced fashion show in Philly: Von Alexandria's 'Dolls'
    Do you like high end fashion? Unbeknownst to many, Philadelphia is a fashion mecca and has some of the best talent in the industry. Have you ever want to go to a runway fashion show and thought that it was something totally beyond your reach; your...
  • CHOP
    Philadelphia, this Springs healthcare conference hub
    Philadelphia, a national hub for healthcare and life science innovation, will be buzzing with healthcare providers and professionals this Spring. In addition to the hundreds of hospitals and medical facilities located in the Greater Philadelphia...
  • 'The Black Hood' is a gritty tale of redemption
    'The Black Hood' is a gritty tale of redemption
    "The Black Hood" #1, from Dark Circle Comics, hit stores last week, officially launching the new superhero line from Archie Comics. "The Black Hood" #1 was written by Philadelphia native Duane Swierczynski with art by Michael...
  • Disney and Pixar Inspire Philadelphia Flower Show
    Disney Pixar Films Inspire Philadelphia Flower Show
    Lights, Cameras, Bloom! The curtain has gone up on the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show, with this year's theme “Celebrate the Movies.” The glitz and glamor of Hollywood has transformed the Pennsylvania Convention Center into a studio...
  • Local musician to check out: Marian Hill
    Local musician to check out: Marian Hill
    Marian Hill is an electronic pop duo from Philadelphia. Jeremy Lloyd and Samantha Gongol make up the band and their partnership goes back to a middle school talent show. Jeremy Lloyd is the production and songwriter of the group, and Gongol covers...
  • Philadelphia Flower Show
    What to do this weekend in Philly Flower show opens
    If you are looking for a way to break out of your runt of couch surfing or if you are looking for a touch of Spring fever there are some events happening in and around Philly this weekend to get you going. This weekend is your last chance to take...
  • Downtown Philadelphia
    Three activities to do in downtown Philadelphia
    Philadelphia is filled with so many attractions. First-time visitors may feel overwhelm, attempting to check out all attractions in one trip. But it will take many visits to check out all of downtown Philadelphia. You can check out the highlights...
  • Stallone Takes Selfie on Rocky Steps
    “Rocky” in Fight For His Life in “Creed”
    As production continues in Philadelphia on the latest installment of the “Rocky” franchise, word on the street corner is that the Italian Stallion may be in for the fight of his life. While much has not been revealed about the story...
  • Spring 2015 style nominees
    Spring 2015 style nominees
    The award season is over, from the Golden Globes, The Grammy's, to the Oscar's, the red carpet has been rolled up and stored for its next appearance. Though the spring season is quite near, February is wrapping up in a wintery bow soon to...
  • Sylvester Stallone
    Newest in 'Rocky' franchise filming in Philadelphia
    It has been over 38 years since "Rocky"first hit theaters, but Sylvester Stallone isn’t ready to put the boxing gloves away just yet. Filming in Philadelphia has officially begun for the latest movie in the franchise entitled "...
  • Enjoy Chinese New Year
    Here’s what to do this weekend in and around Philly this weekend
    Even though it’s brisk out there, you can still can find reasons to leave the warmth of your home to have a nice weekend. There are two big festivals going on in Philadelphia that are sure to delight the appetite and stimulate the senses. It...
  • Sixers Let the Dog Out as Team Mascot
    Sixers Unleash New Mascot
    Move over Hip-Hop, Franklin is the new basketball mascot in town. The Philadelphia 76ers will officially unleash their new mascot in his first game appearance tonight when the team hosts the Indiana Pacers. And while the team is getting much of...
  • Carter-Williams sent to Bucks
    Sixers fittingly give Carter-Williams to rising Bucks
    The Philadelphia 76ers made a big trade with their exact opposites in the Milwaukee Bucks on Feb. 19. Back when the Sixers tried and failed to be the worst team in basketball last season, Michael Carter-Williams was their lone bright spot while...