DEAL ALERT: North Shore Beach Club Offering Half-Off 2016 Memberships

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Courtesy of North Shore Beach Club

If you’re thinking of getting a membership at North Shore Beach Club next year, it’s time to put your plan-ahead hat on and act.

The Northern Liberties swimming hole is offering an early-bird discount on its 2016 memberships, granting the first 100 people to sign up a 50-percent-off discount. There are two different membership types available: One that gets you in during the week only and the full membership which gets you in anytime the doors are open. With the discount, the prices will be $150 and $300, respectively.

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You Can Now See Kelly Clarkson at Susquehanna Bank Center for $18

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Ticket sales have dropped and Kelly fans can now see the big-voiced star for only $18.

The three-time Grammy winner is back and ready to retake the stage as one of the biggest pop sensations. She won over America’s heart 13 years ago with her jaw-dropping performance of “A Moment Like This.” Since then, Clarkson has proven she has some of the strongest pipes in the business. (See: “Mr. Know It All” and “Stronger (What Doesn’t Kill You.”)

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10 Awesome Deals on Fitness Gear Right Now—All Under $50

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Alas, the holidays are behind us. But if you still have a few items on your wish list, now is the time to shop. With the post-New Year’s sales in full swing, this is an especially good time to restock your workout wardrobe.

Why? Because retailers know this time of year is ripe with folks angling to get back into a regular fitness program, and what better way to get in on the action than by luring customers with major discounts on gym gear?

So if you’re on the hunt for the perfect running zip-up, sports bra, tights, whatever, you can score some pretty sweet deals right now. Here are 10 of my favorites, but of course these websites have lots more to offer. So if you don’t find what you’re looking for or if it’s not available in your size (Sorry, sizes on some of these are limited!), be sure to click through for even more steals worth adding to your shopping cart. (And psst! If you’re looking for even more ideas, check out these 10 fab fashion buys on sale right now over on Shoppist.)

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St. Patrick’s Day Deal: Get 5-Class Pass to RowZone Manayunk for Half-Price

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It’s hard to believe that tank-top season is just around the corner when there is fresh snow on the ground. AGAIN. But Spring is coming, folks — Promise. And RowZone is offering an awesome St. Patrick’s deal to help you get those arms tank-top ready: Starting today, RowZone Manayunk is offering their 5-class pass for half-off the regular price. Yes, please!

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Cheap Lunch at Mama’s Vegetarian Now Even Better

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If you’re a practical cheapskate like I am and you work anywhere near Mama’s Vegetarian on 20th Street, then you know that there’s really no reason to eat at a food truck when Mama’s Vegetarian aka Mama’s Falafel is in the neighborhood.

For $3.50, I can get a small Mama’s falafel sandwich on my choice of a wheat or white pita plus as much from the pickle bar as I can cram into the little to-go side containers that they give you. And believe me, I can cram in a lot. (I’ve also been known to slide one of those insanely hot long-hots into the bag.) But now, they have sweetened the deal even more. Read more »