In The Spotlight
Philadelphia, PA - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today donated 60 used laptop computers to two Philadelphia high schools -- Abraham Lincoln High School and Simon Gratz High School. The EPA computers will be placed in schools’ computer labs for students to use for research and study purposes.
Philadelphia, PA - Relive the favorite flavors of your childhood with five Girl Scout inspired cookie milkshakes at P’unk Burger at 1823 East Passyunk. Passyunk’s organic burger, fries and shake shop announces five limited edition cookie shakes that all feature Girl Scout cookies between February 17 and February 25, 2018.
Philadelphia, Penrose Diner - With its close proximity to the stadiums and special late-night menu, the Penrose Diner is the perfect spot to fuel up on dippy eggs and scrapple after the game (or before the tailgate for that matter). Details: 2016 Penrose Ave, (215) 465-1097
Ardmore, PA - The Ardmore Initiative is pleased to announce the return of the popular Ardmore Antique & Vintage Market, in partnership with Phila Flea Markets, Sunday, April 29th from 8am-5pm on Rittenhouse Place in Downtown Ardmore (rain date Sunday, May 27th).
King of Prussia Town Center - King of Prussia Town Center is a 260,000 square foot retail and dining destination by The JBG Companies, a leader in the ownership, development, management and leasing of retail and retail-driven mixed-use properties in the Mid-Atlantic region.
Philadelphia, PA - Enoteca Tredici owner, Greg Dodge will obtain Downingtown’s historical paper mill and transformation it into Enoteca Tredici Downingtown, scheduled to open by years end.
Philadelphia, PA - Many fans, VIP’s, and media gathered together at select Hard Rock Café locations to hear an exciting announcement made by Hard Rock International Chairman & CEO Jim Allen on April 18th. The thrilling announcement was made simultaneously at a three-city press conference in New York City, Philadelphia, and Atlantic City which revealed that Hard Rock International will open its doors to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City.
Philadelphia, PA - Coming this summer the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will open it doors. Set on 17-acres, with the renowned Atlantic City Boardwalk as its backdrop, the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City will dial up the AC excitement with world-class entertainment and a music vibe unlike any other.
Atlantic City, NJ - Building and construction on Atlantic City’s world-famous Boardwalk started off in 1870, and after that it has turned out to be an America icon. Wander across the Boardwalk and take pleasure in ocean views on one side and shopping on the other, varying from high-end retail to fun saltwater taffy shops.
Philadelphia, PA - The House of Correction (HOC) is the oldest operating jail in the City of Philadelphia, and has been in continuous operation since 1927. The facility requires constant maintenance due to its age and lacks modern security and public safety features. Its closure is possible because the City’s overall incarcerated population has decreased 32 percent since July 2015. The population stands currently at just under 5,500, the lowest it has been in 20 years.
Philadelphia, PA - The Philadelphia Department of Prisons (PDP) recently received the Public Health Recognition Award from the College of Physicians of Philadelphia for implementing programs at the PDP for individuals in custody who suffer from a substance abuse disorder. The award was presented at the Public Health Day Symposium at the College of Physicians on April 2.