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Del. Museum Celebrates Record-breaking Year

The Winterthur Museum says it welcomed its 200,000th visitor on Friday, Dec. 14th – a record that’s “largely attributable” to its exhibition, “Costumes of Downton Abbey.”

12/12/2014

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Top Local Organizations For Holiday Donations In Philadelphia

The end of the year brings with it numerous reasons for celebration and generosity. Here are the top local organizations to donate your money or time to this upcoming holiday season.

12/08/2014

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Five Little Known Facts About “A Christmas Carol”

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”

12/08/2014

(Jason Cichonski in his "Gaslight" restaurant, in Old City.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Dec. 8

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

12/08/2014

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Paul Strand At The Philadelphia Museum Of Art

The Paul Strand exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art is running now through January 4th.

12/06/2014

(Dress rehearsal of "The Nutcracker," at the Academy of Music.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

Pa. Ballet Gives Free Dress-Rehearsal Peek at ‘Nutcracker’ to 1,200 Philadelphia Students

Each year, the Pennsylvania Ballet gives students from kindergarten through eighth grade — many of whom come from low income communities — a chance to witness the wonders of the stage and this holiday classic.

12/05/2014

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Brandywine Museum, Westmoreland Museum Set To Divvy Up Scaife’s Art Collection

Two Pennsylvania museums have begun dividing more than 500 pieces of art bequeathed to them by the late Pittsburgh Tribune-Review publisher Richard Mellon Scaife.

12/04/2014

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Eye On The Arts: Holiday Jazz

The Kimmel Center is getting jazzed up for the holiday season.

12/01/2014

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The Pa. Ballet Performs ‘The Nutcracker’

Ballet Master Zachary Hensh shared some information on this year’s performances.

11/29/2014

(Wash Cycle Laundry, the brainchild of a Penn graduate, picks up and delivers your laundry by specialized tricycles.  Photo by Lauren Lipton)

Positively Philadelphia: An Especially Eco-Friendly Laundry Service

Wash Cycle Laundry, founded by a Penn grad, picks up your laundry and brings it back the next day — by human-powered tricycle!

11/23/2014

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The Philly POPS’ ‘Christmas Spectacular’

Michael Krajewski, the conductor and music director of the Philly POPS, describes what guests will see when they attend the POPS’ “Christmas Spectacular” at the Kimmel Center.

11/22/2014

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The Top Thanksgiving Events In Philadelphia

If you want to find some new ways to enjoy the season of being thankful, here are the top activities in the Philadelphia area to add some fun and culture to your schedule.

11/17/2014

(Tonia Tecce visits the KYW Newsradio studios.  Photo by Ed Fischer)

Positively Philadelphia: Living a Performer’s Dream, at Age 76

Tonia Teece gave up a promising singing career to raise a family. Now, decades later, she brings her one-woman show home to Philadelphia.

11/16/2014

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‘Risky Business’ From Philadanco

Joan Myers-Brown, the founder and artistic director of Philadanco, spoke to KYW Newsradio about “Risky Business” coming to the Perelman Theater on Friday, Dec. 12th through Sunday, Dec. 14th.

11/15/2014

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New For Fall: Nonfiction Books To Add To Your Reading List

Fall has officially arrived and the chilly weather just makes us want to curl up by the crackling fire with a great book. So put the hot chocolate on the stove and cut yourself a slice a pie because our sister company Simon & Schuster is at it again with these riveting true stories to help pass the long autumn evenings.

11/09/2014

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