Saturday, February 13, 2016

Live show picks: R. Kelly, Freakwater & more

Friday, February 12, 2016, 12:40 PM
R. Kelly with Vivian Green Boardwalk Hall, 2301 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 8 p.m., Saturday, $57-$127 The world's ickiest R&B love man, who recently revealed himself to be a dirty-minded foodie on his 2015 album Buffet plays in Atlantic City on Valentine's Day weekend. Bebel Gilberto Kimmel... Read more

Weekend Picks: Go down the rabbit hole with Alison Wonderland

Thursday, February 11, 2016, 7:00 AM
Professional Artist Members Exhibition Main Line Art Center, 746 Panmure Rd., Haverford 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday, free. The Professional Artist Members Exhibition at the Main Line Art Center features paintings, photographs, sculpture, and mixed media by, among others, Etta Winigrad, John... Read more

21 ways to stay active on Valentine’s Day for singles and couples

Thursday, February 11, 2016, 7:00 AM
Love is in the air. You could resort to the classic dinner and a movie for Valentine’s Day. Or, you could switch it up and get active this Valentine's Day. Whether you are a couple or flying solo and want to meet new people, celebrate February 14th by showing your body some love. 1. Amrita... Read more

From sweetheart skating to Netflix and chill: 10 ways to celebrate Valentine's Day

Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 12:31 PM
As sappy as it may be, Valentine's Day gives the lovey-dovey among us a free pass to drool over our sweethearts without seeming like total cheese balls. Better yet, this is the last year until 2021 that February 14th falls on a weekend. Take advantage of the full day (and maybe something special the... Read more

Kids To Do: Celebrate Valentine's Day with 'Zombies in Love'

Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 7:00 AM
Zombies in Love Walnut Street Theatre (825 Walnut St.) 11 a.m. Saturday, $14 to $16. Love is alive, as Gary Wright's Valentine-relevant 1976 hit put it. So what can you do when you're undead? And, even worse, in high school? In Walnut Street Theatre for Kids' production of Michelle Elliott and Danny... Read more

How to celebrate Fat Tuesday in Philly

Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 10:32 AM
Today is Fat Tuesday! Call it whatever your cultural leanings require -- Shrove Tuesday, Faschnaut Day, Mardi Gras, Carnival -- but either way, it's a time to indulge. We rounded up a few ways you can make that happen: South Kitchen and Jazz Bar 600 N. Broad St, 215-600-0220 The restaurant will offer... Read more

Blaxploitation star, 'Chopped' host return to Philly to promote Dining Out for Life

Monday, February 8, 2016, 2:21 PM
Blaxploitation legend Pam Grier is in Philadelphia today, along with chef Daisy Martinez, Chopped host Ted Allen and Project Runway: All Stars victor Mondo Guerra, filming a promo spot for Dining Out for Life at the Hotel Monaco. Grier has been participating in Dining Out for Life -- an annual evening... Read more

Movie Picks: Clooney, and 'Zombies', and Nicholas Sparks, oh my!

Friday, February 5, 2016, 1:17 PM
Hail, Caesar! Three stars Josh Brolin is a movie studio fixer, keeping his stars in line and their scandals out of the press in the Coen Brothers’ early-’50s Hollywood lark. With George Clooney as a dashing but dim screen idol, Scarlett Johansson as a water ballet star, Alden Ehrenreich... Read more

14 big Philly area events to look forward to this spring

Friday, January 29, 2016, 2:25 PM
Spring’s big events return with a comforting predictability. Just as cabin fever sets in, along come the Auto Show, Flower Show, Furniture Show, and Flyers Wives Carnival to ease symptoms. Then, by the time the tulips bloom, Philadelphia’s outdoor festival season comes on strong. Two... Read more
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