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Firefly 2015: Echosmith

It’s been quite a few weeks for the four siblings that make up the band Echosmith.

06/22/2015

Phillies fans enjoying Fathers Day at the ballpark. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Special Fathers Day At The Ballpark For Phillies Fans

Baseball is a big part of life for Bart and his son Graham, even when the Phillies stink.

06/21/2015

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Historic Prison To Present Stories Of Pets Behind Bars

All sorts of interactive and educational activities about animals roles in prisons from the past to the present are planned.

06/21/2015

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A Night Of Gershwin With The Philadelphia Orchestra At The Mann

The Mann Center presents a night of Gershwin with the Philadelphia Orchestra on Friday, June 26.

06/20/2015

(An advertising flyer for the "knowurstatus" concert.)

AIDS Awareness Gets Top Billing at Saturday Afternoon West Philly Hip-Hop Concert

A concert tomorrow afternoon in University City will try to raise awareness and educate youth about HIV/AIDS by giving away free tickets to anyone who takes an HIV test.

06/19/2015

Donald Trump Is Running For President

This Week: Trump Runs For President & Stamos Gets Arrested For DUI

This week, a mogul and reality star is running for president and a 90’s sitcom star is arrested for a DUI.

06/19/2015

Comic-Con 2014

Comic-Con 2015 To Kick Off With CBS Blockbuster Programming

This year, CBS will be presenting its own blockbuster programming with shows like “Zoo” and “Limitless” as well as a special reading of William Shatner’s autobiography.

06/18/2015

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Firefly 2015: The Griswolds

Chris Whitehall is the lead singer of the Australian band The Griswolds, and he has a word of advice for the bands playing Firefly Music Festival this weekend in Dover, DE.

06/18/2015

(Thomas Mann and Olivia Cooke star in "Me and Earl and the Dying Girl.")

Movie Review: ‘Me and Earl and the Dying Girl’

(3 stars out of 4)The director, Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, delivers a rewarding comedy-drama that impresses with its wit even as it merits our tears.

06/18/2015

("Inside Out.")

Movie Review: ‘Inside Out’

The setting, if you can call it that, of this witty and poignant cerebral animated adventure is inside the head of an 11-year-old girl named Riley.

06/18/2015

(Alicia Vikander stars in "Testament of Youth.")

Movie Review: ‘Testament of Youth’

(3 stars out of 4)It’s a passionate lament about the futility of war that eloquently mourns the unnecessary loss of human life that war inevitably leads to.

06/18/2015

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Twitter Moves To Auto-Play Mode For Posted Videos

When users scroll through their Twitter feeds and see a video, it will begin to automatically play, with the sound muted.

06/17/2015

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Firefly 2015: Philadelphia’s Own Chiddy Bang

This weekend at Firefly Music Festival, as you unpack your gear and set up camp in the Woodlands of Dover, look around and see if the guys from Chiddy Bang are in the sleeping bag next door.

06/17/2015

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New Music Tuesday: Nate Ruess, James Taylor And More

Welcome to New Music Tuesday. One of the last before it goes extinct.

06/16/2015

(A plaque next to the front door indicates that Highland Farms, the home of the late Oscar Hammerstein II, is on the National Register of Historic Places.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Grandson of Oscar Hammerstein Regroups After Doylestown Twp. Zoning Board Rebuff

Hammerstein’s grandson has been trying to preserve the property where some of the most famous Rodgers-and-Hammerstein works were written.

06/16/2015