Image Credit: alancleaver 2000 The trek to Norristown might be worth it to check out the Independent Voices Festival at the Center Theater this month. The festival features work from a wide range of area theater artists. Opening Amadeus - Rock me. Show More Summary
New Year's Day 2011 Photographed by: Vincent J. Brown Center City Like to see your photo here? Submit it via the Phillyist Flickr Group!
Today we have another video from November's TEDxPhilly conference. Stanford Thompson, a Georgia native and incredibly accomplished young musician, is currently the director of the Philadelphia Youth Choir's Tune Up Philly program. The...Show More Summary
Photo by Flickr user Ann Laurie Valentine It's Wednesday morning and we're all still working. The winning MegaMillions tickets were bought in Idaho and Washington State. But if you played the LOST numbers, looks like you're taking home $150. Show More Summary
Image Credit: William Couch A concrete sidewalk running along the Linden Street Bridge in Allentown collapsed today. One construction worker was killed and another injured as a result. [CBS 3] Did you see a German Shepherd on Interstate 95 yesterday or this morning? Well, you weren't high (or, maybe you were)—the dog was real. Show More Summary
Photo by Flickr user pvsbond Registration is now open for the Phillies 5K for Charity. The 5K (3.1 mile) race will take place on Saturday, March 26, at 9 a.m. at Citizen's Bank Park. The entry fee is $30 ($32 if you include a $2 online...Show More Summary
In response to the postponement of the Eagles/Vikings Sunday night game because of a little snow, Ed Rendell bemoaned Americans' turning into wusses. Now he has taken his grumble-fest on the road. Last night, he told the Colbert Nation that we need to grow a proverbial pair.
The Remains of the Party Photographed by: Damon Landry Delaware Ave. Like to see your photo here? Submit it via the Phillyist Flickr Group!
There's something about Legos that brings the wonder of childhood flooding back into the forefront of one's mind. The multi-colored bricks, the limitless imaginative possibilities, the completely useless "tool" that came in every set to separate two bricks that were stuck together. Show More Summary
Image Credit: Tony the Misfit Owe the city money? They're beginning to crack down on debtors. People who have unpaid bail or other court costs have until February 28 to pay or work out a plan with the city. About 400,000 people owe the city a total of $1.5 billion. Show More Summary
Image Credit: Roey Ahram Pop: Tony Award winner and recording artist Levi Kreis plays World Cafe Live (3025 Walnut St.). Also performing: Eric Himan, Jason Antone. 8:00 p.m., $20. B-I-N-G-O: Monday night is Bingo night at El Camino Real (1040 N. Show More Summary
Pirate Strut Photographed by: Paul Gentile Broad Street Like to see your photo here? Submit it via the Phillyist Flickr Group!
Image Credit: storyspinn While not quite as depressing as most of T.S. Eliot's poetry, Week Seventeen in the NFL can often prove to be an abysmal football landscape. From stale and uninteresting divisional races coming down to the inept...Show More Summary
It's Monday, it's a five-day week, and there are no more holidays to look forward to for a depressingly long time. Looks like we could all use some creative inspiration, no? Well want not, friends. Today's video comes from the TEDxPhilly conference that took place at the Kimmel Center in November. Show More Summary
Image Credit: soukup TV is finally back to normal this week! Here's what's what: The Craigslist Killer (Mon., 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m., Lifetime) C'mon, how do you not watch it? Lifetime? Billy Baldwin? This is gonna be fantastically bad. Show More Summary
Fun around town, for $10 or less: Monday: Weird Music: Alien Vs. Creditor with DJ Def Janiels and Hulk Hoagie at Johnny Brenda's (1201 Frankford Ave). 8 p.m., Free. Show the world your talent: Open Mic at the Fire (412 W. Girard Ave). Show More Summary
Phillyist is spending the day resting in preparation for this evening's festivities, so we're offline today. Join us again Monday, same bat time, same bat channel. And hey, be safe out there tonight.
Image Credit: Benjamin Cave Now that we've all had a little time to get over some of the ugliest football we've seen since week seven, let's take a look at some other bits of Eagles news and general housekeeping for the week... First of all, in the wake of Tuesday's loss, the murky playoff pictures across the NFL came a little more into focus. Show More Summary
Former Paws Cat of the Week, Pixie Dear Tony, Hey! How's it umm going? Sorry we missed your call and all, we've been totally meaning to call you back. See, here's the thing. We didn't exactly get a chance to write you a letter this week. Show More Summary
As in years past, Phillyist will be counting down to 2011 every workday of December, presenting you with our highlights from the past year and our predictions for the next. If you have a list you'd like to submit, let us know! Our Countdown to 2011 series wraps up today with our picks for 2010's Photoists of the Year. Show More Summary