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BlackStar Film Festival Kicks Off Today In Philly

More than 70 films will be shown over the course of four days to hundreds of movie buffs.


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Hear Philly: 40th Street Summer Series Offers Fun, Free Entertainment

The 11th annual 40th Street Summer Series allows guests to enjoy variety of great, live music and entertainment while never having to reach into their wallets.


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Drake Continues Attack Of Meek Mill With Painful Phillies Memory

Drake once again responds to Meek Mill, this time referencing a painful Phillies moment.


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Bobbi Kristina Brown, Daughter Of Whitney Houston, Has Died

Kristen Foster said Sunday, “Bobbi Kristina Brown passed away July, 26 2015, surrounded by her family.


Fans watching Cole Hamels throw his first no-hitter at Manayunk Tavern. (Credit: Kristen Johanson)

Phillies Fans Cheer For Hamels As He Throws First Solo No-Hitter

The crowd inside Manayunk Tavern got quiet in the 9th inning, watching the tense moments of Hamels pitching to a cubs player.


NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 02:  Singer Jill Scott performs onstage at the Tenth Annual UNICEF Snowflake Ball at Cipriani Wall Stree on December 2, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for UNICEF)

New Music Friday: Jill Scott, Ashley Monroe, And More

This edition of New Music Friday is packed full of ladies doing it right.


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Security Perimeter Around Center City For Pope’s Visit Not A Secret, It’s Just Not Known

Parking Authority Deputy Director Richard Dickson found himself in hot water, this week, when a website reported that, while briefing his board on the papal visit, he said the “security perimeter” would extend from Girard Avenue to South Street and river to river.


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Pope Francis Keepsakes Filling Philadelphia Stores

You design it and the old city t-shirts will print it on shirts, hats, tote bags and even baby bibs.



Watch The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 Trailer

Jennifer Lawrence’s Katniss Everdeen prepares for the final chapter of The Hunger Games series in today’s trailer titled “We March Together.”


Fringe festival producing artistic director Nick Stuccio at the Fringe Arts building giving a preview of this year's curated works. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

This Year’s Fringe Arts Festival Schedule Released

The Philadelphia Fringe Arts Festival takes place throughout the city September 3rd through the 19th.


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Movie Review: ‘Pixels’

Pixels is a special effects-driven science fiction comedy about retro video games and their central involvement in an alien invasion.


Actors Jake Gyllenhaal (L) and Rachel McAdams attend the 'Southpaw' New York Premiere at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on July 20, 2015 in New York City. (Credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Movie Review: ‘Southpaw’

(3 stars out of 4)What Southpaw lacks in originality and complexity, it makes up for in craftsmanship and ferociousness.


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13 Books You’ll Want To Read Before They Hit The Big Screen

Grab some popcorn, dim the lights, and check out these eleven books before their hotly anticipated adaptations arrive at a theater near you.


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Hear Philly: Summer Block Party Returns To Northern Liberties

Nicky Devine, the director of the 2nd Street Festival, says she expects a great turnout this year.


Taylor Swift performs on the runway during the 2014 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at Earl's Court Exhibition Centre on December 2, 2014 in London, England. (Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Victoria's Secret)

Taylor Swift Clothing Line Coming…To China

As Taylor Swift conquers stadiums across the country, comes plans of her to unveil a clothing line in China next month.