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January 27, 2015

Major Coming Attraction: The Philadelphia Museum Of Art To Be The Only U.S. Stop For A Tremendous International Exhibition Of Monet, Renoir, Degas And More This Summer

Major Coming Attraction: The Philadelphia Museum Of Art To Be The Only U.S. Stop For A Tremendous International Exhibition Of Monet, Renoir, Degas And More This Summer

Monet, Pissarro, Renoir, Sisley, Degas and Manet are among the most celebrated names in fine art today, but these Impressionists might not have known success without the support of one ambitious Parisian art dealer: Paul Durand-Ruel. Lovers of these and other great Impressionist artists largely have Durand-Ruel to thank for recognizing the beauty of the […]

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January 27, 2015

After The Snow: Update On What’s Open In Philadelphia Today

After The Snow: Update On What's Open In Philadelphia Today

A photo posted by Uwishunu Philly (@uwishunu) on Jan 27, 2015 at 7:11am PST Whether the site is Rittenhouse Square, Independence Mall or the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, watching our city become a frozen wonderland is quite a sight. As of this morning at 7 a.m., the snow emergency has been lifted throughout Philadelphia, but all […]

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January 20, 2015

Travel + Leisure Declares Philadelphia America’s Next Great Food City

Travel + Leisure Declares Philadelphia America’s Next Great Food City

And the hits just keep on coming… Not sure if you’ve noticed, but Philly has had a pretty great start to 2015. First, The New York Times ranked Philadelphia #3 on its list of the 52 best places to visit in 2015. Then, Condé Nast Traveler declared Philadelphia the #2 best shopping city in the […]

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January 20, 2015

London Grill In Fairmount Offers Customer Appreciation Deals Throughout The Month Of January

London Grill In Fairmount Offers Customer Appreciation Deals Throughout The Month Of January

Hey, we can all stand to be reminded now and again that our hand-earned dollars and loyalty can make a difference to a business. And when a restaurant survives a quarter century, contributes to the revitalization of a neighborhood and continues to offer ever-changing yet consistently high quality fare, we should all pat ourselves on […]

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January 19, 2015

Commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day Today, Monday, January 19, With A Variety Of Events And Activities Throughout The City

Commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day Today, Monday, January 19, With A Variety Of Events And Activities Throughout The City

“I have a dream…” Those words were immortalized by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. when he pronounced them on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in 1963. Today, Monday, January 19, America celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. King on his birthday, honoring the man who spurred so much change in the world of […]

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January 16, 2015

Development Alert: LOVE Park To Be Redesigned; Participate In The Process At A Public Meeting At The Free Library, Tuesday, January 20

Love Park

A key destination for tourists and locals alike, John F. Kennedy Plaza gets its famed nickname LOVE Park due to its famous sculpture and serves as a gateway to the Benjamin Franklin Parkway and Center City. Originally constructed in 1965, the central plaza is due for some love, care and 21st-century upgrades. City planners agree, […]

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January 15, 2015

Now Open: Indochino Custom Tailor Opens A Permanent Showroom On Chestnut Street With Made-To-Measure Men’s Apparel

Indochino

Guys, it’s time to suit up. This week, the custom menswear company Indochino opened the fifth brick-and-mortar showroom of its custom tailor shop right here in Philadelphia. Formerly online-only, Indochino has seen success with its traveling tailor pop-up shops and permanent boutiques in cities including Vancouver, Toronto, New York and San Francisco. Since its Philadelphia […]

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January 15, 2015

Video Interlude: Center City’s Rosa’s Fresh Pizza Featured On The Ellen Degeneres Show For It’s $1 Pay-It-Forward Slices

Video Interlude: Center City's Rosa's Fresh Pizza Featured On The Ellen Degeneres Show For It’s $1 Pay-It-Forward Slices

Rosa’s Fresh Pizza in Center City has been selling $1 slices since the pizza spot opened at the end of 2013. In addition to selling $1 slices, the pizza place is known for its customers who “buy forward” by purchasing a slice of pizza in advance for the next homeless person who comes into the […]

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January 14, 2015

Celebrate The 309th Anniversary of Benjamin Franklin’s Birthday With Deals, Attractions, Parties And More In Historic Philadelphia, January 16-19

Celebrate The 309th Anniversary of Benjamin Franklin’s Birthday With Deals, Attractions, Parties And More In Historic Philadelphia, January 16-19

Arguably Philadelphia’s favorite son, Benjamin Franklin remains quite the celebrity in the City of Brotherly Love and his upcoming 309th birthday on January 17, 2015 is cause for many celebrations. Here in his longtime home of Philadelphia, free museum admission, birthday parties, a parade and appearances by Ben himself are among the festivities to honor […]

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January 13, 2015

The National Constitution Center Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day Of Service With $5 Admission, Readings And More, Monday, January 19

The National Constitution Center Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day Of Service With $5 Admission, Readings And More, Monday, January 19

On Monday, January 19, many will mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day with not only time off from work, but also a day filled with service and reflection. At the National Constitution Center, visitors can observe the day with special $5 admission, courtesy of The Macy’s Foundation, and a number of service-themed family-friendly programs. On […]

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