Philadelphia, PA - The Jason Thompson Foundation is set to host the Summer Soiree benefiting and bringing awareness to cardiovascular health at Union Trust on Thursday, August 1. FOX29’s Alex Holley and Mike Jerrick are set to host the event brings to light the heart health challenges children and young athletes face.
Philadelphia, PA - Is there really anything more perfect for lunch than a great salad. They’re light, healthy, portable, you can pick and choose your toppings, and you can find one on just about any menu in Philly. Here in Philadelphia were are lucky though, because Philly is home to some great spots not only to grab a decent lunch salad but a fantastic lunch salad.
Philadelphia, PA - News flash: substance use disorder – aka drug use, aka addiction – is dangerous. Okay, most of us already knew that, what with more than 70,000 lives lost to drug overdoses last year alone. Only about 10% of people struggling with addiction to drugs or alcohol seek treatment though. And those who do now face an added layer of danger from an unexpected source: their health insurer.
Philadelphia, PA - Getting outdoors and enjoying the warm weather is not just something we humans love to do – pets enjoy it, too. Regardless of whether they are romping around the local dog park or just sniffing around Old City Philadelphia, fresh air along with physical exercise can do miracles for your pets well being. By, combining training, along with a healthy diet, can as well make your pet happy and more active.
Philadelphia, PA - Philadelphia Brewing Company, one of Philadelphia’s first and largest breweries – makers of local brews such as Kenzinger and Walt Wit, is partnering with Morris Animal Refuge, America’s first animal shelter, to host its first-ever puppy yoga on Saturday, February 2 from 1 to 2 p.m.
Philadelphia, PA - American Voyager: Herman Melville at 200, to mark what would be Herman Melville’s 200th birthday, a Rosenbach exhibition presents first editions and rare manuscripts through the lenses of LGBTQ environmental conservation and other contemporary issues to piece together the life of a once-unsung writer whose posthumously beloved Moby-Dick transformed an under-read American novelist into a literary icon.
Philadelphia, PA - The Jason Thompson Foundation announces guest of honor, Darrell Rogers Jr. to attend the Summer Soiree benefiting cardiovascular health at Union Trust on August 1. Darrell Rogers Jr. is a local student-athlete who collapsed while playing basketball last year from Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. After a long battle, Darrell has made a miraculous recovery.
Philadelphia, PA - Blooms & Bamboo: Chrysanthemum and Ikebana Sogetsu Artistry – This year, Longwood Gardens’ chrysanthemum showcase features two large-scale bamboo and natural element displays by Akane Teshigahara, headmaster of the renowned Sogetsu School of Ikebana headquartered in Japan.
Philadelphia, PA - Mind, Body and Bubbly, Philly PR Girl’s 2nd annual wellness and beauty fair is back on Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 215, along with a fantastic lineup of new and returning merchants as well as sponsors. Philly PR Girl to announce MBB2019’s philanthropic alliance, and sponsors and vendors for 2019.
Philadelphia, PA - The DreamWalk Fashion Show, known as the "Anti" Victoria's Secret Fashion Show will be coming back to Philadelphia for its 2nd year. The country's exclusive body confidence fashion showcase, DreamWalk will showcase more than 60 models (regarded as Dreamers) coming from all-around the nation, symbolizing a diversified, practical and inclusive point of view, most notably amputees, cancer survivors and also LGTBQ advocates. The showcase is on Sunday, November 4, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm EST at 2300 Arena in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia, PA - The Bourse, Philly’s artisan food hall across from Independence Mall, has announced that Art Star, a store offering handmade and artist-designed items, will host an indoor-outdoor pop-up market featuring 16 craft merchants on Thursday, June 13th from 4-8 pm.
Philadelphia, PA - Photo Pop Philly is back again this summer with exciting partners and even more local Philadelphia artists. Kicking off the season with grand opening celebrations on May 15 and 16, Photo Pop is ready for guests to immerse themselves in the fantastical world of Sweet Paradise. The brand’s latest edition is opening up at the newly restored food hall, The Bourse Food Hall, located in the heart of Old City.
Philadelphia, PA - Dietz & Watson is opening an exciting new store in Philadelphia. However, this one will not focus on deli meats. Instead, it is a clothing store. The pop-up Delishop, situated at fifth and South streets, will host a grand opening is this Friday to celebrate the shops opening.