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South Street: Legendary Dobbs Hosts Truce Initiative Fundraiser

South Street: Legendary Dobbs Hosts Truce Initiative Fundraiser

The Legendary Dobbs used its popularity in the Philadelphia music scene for a worthwhile cause. The renowned live music venue on South Street hosted The Truce Initiative’s inaugural benefit. Founded… Read More

Arts & Entertainment: Project Positive Breaks to Inspire

Arts & Entertainment: Project Positive Breaks to Inspire

Project Positive is an organization that expresses its message through hip-hop dance. Incorporating workshops, performances and community partnerships, Project Positive strives to inspire the youth in Philadelphia. “Hip-hop dancing saved… Read More

Arts & Entertainment: Five Destinations in South Philly You Should Know About

Arts & Entertainment: Five Destinations in South Philly You Should Know About

In South Philadelphia, arts and entertainment encompasses the soul of the people. The combination of music, film and visual art, as well as the places that produce them, inspires artistic freedom… Read More

Arts & Entertainment: Uncool Chuck Brings Unity Amongst Philly’s Creatives

Arts & Entertainment: Uncool Chuck Brings Unity Amongst Philly’s Creatives

Drawing inspiration from the iconic “A Great Day in Harlem” photo by Art Kane in 1958 that signified unity among jazz musicians, to XXL magazine’s 1998 commemoration photo called “The Greatest… Read More

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Overbrook: A Sport You Don’t Have To See To Believe

Overbrook: A Sport You Don’t Have To See To Believe

Just because a sport is not featured on ESPN does not mean that it does not take incredible athletic ability. Goalball is one of many sports… Read More

Newbold: For Barber, a Chance for Redemption

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Arts & Entertainment: Ameerah Khabir Presents Urban Film Art Show

Arts & Entertainment: Ameerah Khabir Presents Urban Film Art Show

The work of Philadelphia painter Ameerah Khabir is both new and unexpected, with each piece containing messages within. Her latest solo art exhibit showcased paintings that incorporated the… Read More

Manayunk: Cigar Shop Owner Takes Unique Path to Success

Manayunk: Cigar Shop Owner Takes Unique Path to Success

Kosta Fotiadis moved to Philadelphia in 2002 to chase his dream job, working for Lockheed Martin. Now, just 13 years later, Fotiadis is the proud owner… Read More

Arts & Entertainment: The Art of Removing Graffiti

Arts & Entertainment: The Art of Removing Graffiti

Artistic creation can be visually appealing to anyone. Street art is a way for people… Read More

Arts & Entertainment: Are There Too Many Live Music Venues In Philly?

Arts & Entertainment: Are There Too Many Live Music Venues In Philly?

Philadelphia is an artistically diverse city. It is home to many galleries and music venues.… Read More

Rittenhouse Square: Koresh Dance Company Jetés Out Of Recession

Rittenhouse Square: Koresh Dance Company Jetés Out Of Recession

During a time when many cultural organizations were snuffed out by a dismal economic climate,… Read More

Olde Kensington: Pig Iron Encourages Students to Find Individual Artistic Vision

Olde Kensington: Pig Iron Encourages Students to Find Individual Artistic Vision

The Pig Iron Theatre Company, founded in 1995, has since its inception created over two… Read More

Philly Area: Radio Show Distributes Donated Bikes to Underprivileged Kids

Philly Area: Radio Show Distributes Donated Bikes to Underprivileged Kids

Santa isn’t the only thing that’s big this holiday season. Wired 96.5, an FM radio… Read More

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