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This Photo of Adam Joseph’s Son on Santa’s Lap Has Gone Viral

Somewhere in the stacks of your mom’s old photo albums, there is definitely a photo of you in Santa’s lap crying your eyes out to get […]


These Are the Coolest-Looking Fake Christmas Trees Ever

Feel bad about the fact a living, oxygen-releasing tree gets cut down every year just to be propped up in your living room for a few […]

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10 Awesome Christmas Songs You’ve Probably Never Heard

Most folks have a love-hate relationship with Christmas songs. Perhaps it’s the feeling of being forced to embrace the season regardless of what life has thrown […]

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10 Strange Christmas Traditions to Make You Grateful for That Damned Elf on a Shelf

The Washington Post ran a story last week, later picked up by the Inquirer, about boomer parents who are ready to be done with Christmas […]

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PHOTOS: Gorgeous Shots From Ice Sculpture Event on East Passyunk

On Saturday, Passyunk Avenue hosted its first annual Arctic Ave event. The centerpiece of the gathering was a handful of ice sculpture stations that moved down […]

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23 Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

This weekend, you can enjoy a host of creative shows and — surprise! — a few holiday-themed events. For the shopping enthusiasts, check out the grand opening of […]

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LISTEN: Bobby Hill Drops a Christmas Song

Now that we’re nearing the middle of December, you may be a little over the Christmas music already, but boy soprano Bobby Hill — the young […]


5 Ways to Make Boring Christmas Parties into Networking Gold

Lots of us will be attending holiday parties and networking events this season. You may have an office Christmas party, a non-profit related soiree or a holiday […]

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New Jersey Church Hosting Living Star Wars Nativity

A church in New Jersey is taking advantage of the hysteria surrounding the long-awaited release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens by hosting three weeks […]


Little Nonna’s Celebrates Sinatra’s 100th Birthday with Special Menu

As you probably know, Frank Sinatra and the holiday season go pretty well together if you ever listened to his Christmas classics of the past. […]

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PHOTOS: Holiday Lantern Parade and Tree-Lighting in Christmas Village

Philadelphians brought glowing lanterns of all shapes, colors and sizes to the first-ever Lantern Parade to Christmas Village over the weekend. The procession began at Comcast Center […]

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15 Things to Do in Philly This Week

There are multiple ways to ring in the holiday this week, including the remarkable Vienna Boys Choir who will be in town for a benefit performance […]

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21 Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

This weekend, there are plenty of holiday celebrations to greet December properly, from shopping opportunities on Rittenhouse Row, to a trio of tree lighting ceremonies, at […]

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The Best Christmas Lights In and Around Philadelphia

Shady Brook Farm 931 Stony Hill Road, Yardley You haven’t seen the Statue of Liberty, Leaning Tower of Pisa or Great Wall of China until […]


Philadelphians to Spend 18 Percent Less on Holiday Shopping in 2015

When it comes to holiday shopping, the Philadelphia region is tightening its belt this season. It’s decreasing its holiday spending by 18 percent compared to […]