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Arts & Entertainment: Five People Making a Difference

Arts & Entertainment: Five People Making a Difference

Philadelphia presents itself as a city where artists can not only do what they love as a career, but they can also live comfortably while doing so. Without the people… Read More

Arts & Entertainment: North Philly Is Jumping

With Fishtown’s booming arts scene came the call for more record stores. “[Fishtown] is much better for us,” said Tom Lax, owner of Philadelphia Records Exchange. “We were on 5th and… Read More

Eraserhood: PhilaMOCA serves as a blank canvas for rising artists

Eraserhood: PhilaMOCA serves as a blank canvas for rising artists

Standing in what once upon a time was a showroom for tombstones, the Philadelphia Mausoleum of Contemporary Art (PhilaMOCA) is alive and kicking thanks to the city’s thriving underground arts… Read More

Arts and Entertainment: Variety at 9th and Spring Garden

9th and Spring Garden sits on the edge of an area with various names: Callowhill, West Poplar, Chinatown North, or even the Loft District. The Philadelphia arts community; however, affectionately… Read More

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Fairhill: Historic Fairhill Cleans Up the Neighborhood

Modest and unassuming Quaker memorials at the Fairhill Burial Ground reach no taller than a shinbone and stand in great contrast to the looming trees… Read More

Newbold: Weft Fashion Company Rooted in Philadelphia

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Spruce Hill: Hollywood Comes To West Philly As ABC Films Drama Pilot

Spruce Hill: Hollywood Comes To West Philly As ABC Films Drama Pilot

Television crews occupied several blocks of Spruce and Locust Streets from March 11 to 17 as ABC filmed the pilot episode of its new drama… Read More

Arts & Entertainment: InLiquid Is a Gallery on a Mission

Arts & Entertainment: InLiquid Is a Gallery on a Mission

Matthew Hall has finally seemed to find his home. Currently working as a graphic designer for InLiquid Art and Design in Fishtown, Hall was born in… Read More

Overbrook: Papa Playground and Recreation Center Helps Youths

A staple of the Overbrook community, Papa Playground’s after-school program serves youth of all ages.… Read More

Northeast: Pat’s Music Center Stands Test of Time

“Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name,” Gary Portony sang for the… Read More

Arts and Entertainment: Pretty Vacant Exhibition Celebrates Punk Graphic Design

Arts and Entertainment: Pretty Vacant Exhibition Celebrates Punk Graphic Design

Pretty Vacant: The Graphic Language of Punk opened at The Galleries at Moore on January… Read More

Arts and Entertainment: Ring of Honor Commemorates 12 Years

Arts and Entertainment: Ring of Honor Commemorates 12 Years

Jay Briscoe has pile-driven almost every grappler to step between Ring of Honor’s ropes over… Read More

Lancaster Avenue: Five People to Know

Lancaster Avenue: Five People to Know

The commercial corridor on Lancaster Avenue is home to many businesses and residents who are… Read More