Graduation ceremonies are on tap this week at universities across the city — and the list of commencement speakers covers the gamut from well-known performers to a recent grad.
Carvin Haggins and Ivan Barias have been fixtures on the Philadelphia music scene for almost 20 years.
Syreeta Scott doesn’t just perfect the ‘dos of the Who’s Who. She also helps those who lose their hair battling cancer.
Mayor Nutter was highlighting the economic benefit of the weeklong celebration for America’s 237th birthday.
For the past 28 years, Art Sanctuary has held in Celebration of Black Writing Festival, but this year they’ve made a big change.
This March, celebrate Women’s History Month with events and activities honoring local women of the past, present and future.
Throughout day two of the Made In America festival, fans had eyes peeled for the event’s spokesman and headliner, Jay-Z.
The event aims to “embody the American spirit,” but many of the performers also embody Philadelphia’s spirit.
The city where America was made is gearing up for rapper Jay-Z’s “Made In America” music festival, which officials estimate will attract 100,000 fans to Philadelphia over Labor Day weekend.
As the 2011 Grammy’s draw nearer, take a moment to appreciate Philadelphia’s rich musical talent and diversity.