-Courtesy of Randy Alexander / Randex Communications Legendary Philadelphia International Records (PIR) co-founders and R&B pioneers Kenneth Gamble & Leon Huff have a new commercial placement from their massive song catalogue. “You Got What I Need”, which Gamble & Huff wrote and produced in 1968 for Freddie Scott – three years before launching PIR – is currently getting massive TV exposure in a new ETSY.COM commercial. Philadelphia International Records was home to The O’Jays, Harold … Continue reading Etsy to legendary producers Gamble & Huff: ‘You Got What I Need’
-Courtesy of Philadelphia Zoo and Aversa PR On July 12th, a fuzzy flamingo chick hatched at Philadelphia Zoo, the first flamingo to hatch at the Zoo in more than 20 years! Named Flaco (which was later changed to Flaca after she was confirmed to be a female), the chick seemed to be doing well, behaving and growing normally. However, in late August, keepers and veterinary … Continue reading Philadelphia Zoo provides creative medical care to help flamingo chick heal
-Courtesy of Aversa PR & Events Philadelphia Zoo (3400 West Girard Avenue) announces the return of Boo at the Zoo Presented by Chase. This top annual Halloween extravaganza will return to America’s first Zoo for three enchanting weekends, on October 16 to 18, October 23 to 25, and October 30 to November 1, 2020, from 10:00am to 4:00pm each day. Get ready for some tricks … Continue reading Philadelphia Zoo presents annual Boo at the Zoo Halloween Extravaganza this October
-Courtesy of Bryan Buttler Media Relations, LLC -Photo by Matthew J. Photography Theatre Horizon, a professional theatre company located in Norristown, Pennsylvania, is proud to announce the launch of a first-of-its-kind artistic program which will help households develop and share their own family stories with their communities. The Art Houses initiative, developed by Theatre Horizon Artistic Director Nell Bang-Jensen, will pair professional theatre artists with … Continue reading Theatre Horizon announces innovative new Art Houses initiative
Courtesy of Bryan Buttler Media Relations, LLC Feature photo: Adrienne Truscott by Johanna Austin The Bearded Ladies Cabaret are preparing for an international celebration of music and performance that will span the globe for twelve hours! LATE NIGHT SNACKS: FEAST, co-hosted by The Bearded Ladies Cabaret’s John Jarboe and artists from around the world, will feature streaming acts from acclaimed international cabaret performers. This once-in-a-quarantine … Continue reading Philadelphia’s The Bearded Ladies Cabaret prepares for 12-Hour international musical extravaganza, LATE NIGHT SNACKS: FEAST
-Courtesy of Bryan Buttler Media Relations, LLC The Da Vinci Art Alliance (DVAA) is excited to announce details for their first ever Da Vinci Fest Live, a celebration of art and science, coming to Philadelphia from October 22 through October 29, 2020. Through online programs for adults and youth, installed exhibitions, a competitive Derby race, an art-market, and a brand new mural, Da Vinci Fest … Continue reading The First Ever Da Vinci Fest Live, a Celebration of Art and Science, Comes to Philadelphia This October
Calling all job seekers in the Philadelphia area: Rivers Casino Philadelphia is offering FREE dealer training programs—one weekend program starting on Friday, Sept. 18, and one weekday program beginning on Monday, Oct. 12. The deadlines to apply are Sept. 16 and Sept. 30, respectively. Applicants who graduate from the programs receive a job offer. Individuals interested in joining the fast-paced gaming industry can learn to … Continue reading Rivers Casino Philadelphia offers free dealer school.
-Courtesy of Broad Street Communications As part of the 2020 Fringe Festival, Class of One takes on one of today’s most buzzed about topics: Homeschooling. This virtual show features seven Philadelphia comics and performers who have experienced homeschooling first-hand. They’ll share their touching, funny, and cringe-inducing stories of home education through standup, improv, sketch, video, song, and more. The 75-minute live show on Zoom will … Continue reading Fringe Festival comedy show takes on homeschooling
–Courtesy of Ron Rabena, Chief Client Officer, AlliedUniversal Security Services Emergency situations and disasters can take many forms. Hurricanes, floods, fires, earthquakes, car accidents, and missing persons situations are not just the makings of television news stories. These events can occur at any time. The first responders to an accident or emergency often are not trained professionals but citizens and community members who are already … Continue reading Safety Awareness Tips- Citizens as First Responders
-Courtesy of Aversa PR / Northern Liberties Business Improvement District Cover photo of Janell Wysock provided by Northern Liberties Business Improvement District Seven local artists will take up residencies in local store fronts for a socially distanced art exhibition and crawl unlike any other! Northern Liberties Business Improvement District announces the debut of a new socially-distanced art exhibition and crawl titled Artists at Work. Artists … Continue reading Northern Liberties Business Improvement District announces a socially distanced art exhibition with interactive kick-off starting this weekend.