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Arts & Entertainment: Bahdeebadu Gives Light and Life to the Mundane

A long time ago, Warren Muller heard something strange coming from the street outside his Philadelphia apartment. “I used to hear this man calling his dog outside of my apartment… Read More

Arts & Entertainment: Art in the Age Pays Homage to Philadelphia History

Arts & Entertainment: Art in the Age Pays Homage to Philadelphia History

The people of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction took Walter Benjamin’s theory and ran with it. The German critic penned an essay of the same name in 1936… Read More

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… Read More

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Penn’s Landing: A Look into Proposed Development

Penn’s Landing: A Look into Proposed Development

The development of Penn’s Landing is something that has been plaguing planners, developers and administrations for the past few decades. Since construction began in 1967… Read More

Penn’s Landing: Where Dance Mingles With Sustainability

Penn’s Landing: Where Dance Mingles With Sustainability

As water ethics and awareness have grown over the past decade in Philadelphia, residents have become accustomed to hearing messages of sustainability from such familiar… Read More

Casinos: History of Gambling in Philadelphia

Casinos: History of Gambling in Philadelphia

It may seem like it is taking a while for the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board… Read More

Fairmount: The KB Experience Helps Make Arts Crawl Possible

Fairmount: The KB Experience Helps Make Arts Crawl Possible

When Kristie Bergey first started her business 10 years ago, it was somewhat out of… Read More

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… 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… 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,… Read More