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South Philadelphia: Record Stores Are Prime Destinations For Philly Punk and Metal

South Philadelphia: Record Stores Are Prime Destinations For Philly Punk and Metal

For music outside of the mainstream, record stores have always served as a destination to discover and network. Metal and punk music is being played at many venues in the… Read More

Arts & Entertainment: Organizations Bring Dance and Theater to Classrooms

Arts & Entertainment: Organizations Bring Dance and Theater to Classrooms

For two years now, Philadelphia Superintendent William Hite has had heightened concerns in regards to whether Philadelphia public schools will begin classes as scheduled at the start of the academic year, or… Read More

Arts and Entertainment: All That Jazz With Ernest Stuart

Arts and Entertainment: All That Jazz With Ernest Stuart

Ernest Stuart, a jazz trombonist, has become a fixture in the Philadelphia jazz community. After discovering his interest in jazz during his early life, he continued his jazz education at Temple… Read More

Spring Garden: Collective Art Brings Parties With A Bang

Spring Garden: Collective Art Brings Parties With A Bang

Bangarang is making a name for itself in Philadelphia’s subculture community. As an art collective, Bangarang is a group of various types of artists who have a common goal of  promoting and… Read More

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Passyunk: Nightowls on the Avenue Help Keep Crime Down

Passyunk: Nightowls on the Avenue Help Keep Crime Down

Witnesses are bad for crime, so streets packed with potential witnesses are not good settings to commit one, even if it is at night. This… Read More

Andorra: Teen Reading Lounge Offers New Activities For Local Teens

Andorra: Teen Reading Lounge Offers New Activities For Local Teens

For kids in Northwest Philadelphia, there is an abundance of programs, many of which are offered by local branches of the Free Library of Philadelphia.… Read More

Chestnut Hill: Film Group Screens Classics and Rarities at the Woodmere

Chestnut Hill: Film Group Screens Classics and Rarities at the Woodmere

Some people from the Chestnut Hill community go to the Woodmere Art Museum for more than… Read More

Arts & Entertainment: The Race for Mayor and The Potential Impact on the Arts in Schools

Arts & Entertainment: The Race for Mayor and The Potential Impact  on the Arts in Schools

As we get closer and closer to the Philadelphia mayoral election, one of the focal points… Read More

Chestnut Hill: Community Group Spearheads Change in Chestnut Hill

Chestnut Hill: Community Group Spearheads Change in Chestnut Hill

Will Detweiler moved his family from a small farm in Montgomery County to Chestnut Hill… Read More

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.… Read More

Center City: Prince Music Theater Sees Second Act

Center City: Prince Music Theater Sees Second Act

Filing for bankruptcy in 2010, the Prince Music Theater at 1412 Chestnut St. did not… Read More

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