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Longwood Lights Up At Night

Longwood Lights Up At Night

Longwood Gardens’ summer installation, Nightscape: A Light and Sound Experience by Klip Collective, is an immersive journey around the gardens with moving imagery, light and original music. Nightscape  includes nine site-specific locations, with each experience inspired by and related to the gardens. Locations include the Rose Arbor, Large Lake, Flower Garden Walk, Topiary Garden and […]

July 24, 2015 | By More
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40 and Still Going Strong

40 and Still Going Strong

Gullifity’s, in Rosemont, is celebrating its 40th anniversary Saturday with live music and drink and food specials. The Johnsons opened the restaurant when Gene (pictured, in 1975) was 30 and his wife BJ, 26. The party will also serve as their farewell. Their son, Jason, will be taking over. The specials will run throughout the […]

July 24, 2015 | By More
The New Face of Shore Dining

The New Face of Shore Dining

The latest evolution of the shore’s rapidly maturing dining scene is SAX Prix, a fine dining pop-up serving a lavish multi-course prix fixe menu by executive chef Tim Hamill. SAX restaurant at The Reeds at Shelter Haven, in Stone Harbor, NJ, has undergone a clever redesign for the occasion, complete with a new bar and […]

June 26, 2015 | By More
Let It Pour

Let It Pour

If the sharp increase in pop-up beer gardens is any indication, there will be no drought this summer. Not of the liquid gold variety, at least. The latest was conceived by Chestnut Hill couple Karen and Jeff Regan and their business partner, Michala Costello. Erin Wallace and Paul Trowbridge, the owner and chef of Lafayette […]

June 26, 2015 | By More
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Burritos, But With a Twist

Burritos, But With a Twist

Dinner is now served at Mugshots Coffeehouse, in Fairmount, where Manita Burrito is taking over Thursdays through Sundays. Partners Noam Kugelmass, a serial entrepreneur, and chef Michael O’Halloran, of Bistro 7 in Old City, are expanding and revising their original pop-up concept, formerly known as Freekeh Burrito, from the summer. Their signature, though, remains the […]

November 12, 2014 | By More
A Final Show for the Late Painter Donald Wilf

A Final Show for the Late Painter Donald Wilf

An exhibition and sale of 18 paintings by the late Donald Stanley Wilf will be held Nov. 22 and 23 at The Kevin D. Marlo Little Theatre at Harcum College, in Bryn Mawr. Wilf owned the Ardmore interior design firm Donald Stanley Inc. from 1959 to 2011. He died in January 2012 at the age […]

November 12, 2014 | By More
Small-Batch Christmas Shopping

Small-Batch Christmas Shopping

Main Line Art Center’s Holiday Fine Craft Sale will run through November 23 at its Haverford location. The work of a jury-selected field of 38 professional artisans, who range in disciplines from handmade jewelry and clothing to ornate glass and pottery, is ripe for stocking stuffing. An added incentive: The proceeds will benefit the center’s […]

November 12, 2014 | By More
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Happy Birthday to Us

Happy Birthday to Us

Conshy’s Isabella is marking its fourth anniversary with a $35-, four-course dinner menu through the end of the month. It reads like a greatest hits playlist by the Spanish-centric restaurant: a charcuterie sampler featuring fennel salami, chorizo, hot coppa and Serrano ham; sautéed octopus coupled with chorizo and garlic; and a grilled, herb-marinated chicken breast […]

November 12, 2014 | By More
The Selfie as Art (Sort of)

The Selfie as Art (Sort of)

From man’s first sketches on the cave wall to the rise of the selfie, the portrait has been an ever-present subject matter for artists. The power of the portrait to tell a story, illuminate social injustices or capture a moment in time lies in the pictorial representation as well as the media and process by which […]

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A Humbling Celebration for a Landmark Nonprofit

A Humbling Celebration for a Landmark Nonprofit

Tickets are now on sale for Philabundance’s Beet Hunger Bash, which will be held November 7, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., at the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum, in West Philly. The affair will celebrate the nonprofit’s 30th anniversary and its founder, Pamela Rainey Lawler, and, of course, chip away a little further at its […]

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