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P'unk Burger Girl Scout Cookie Inspired Milkshakes

South Philly

Philadelphia, PA -- East Passyunk’s organic burger, fries and milkshake shop announces five new limited edition cookie shakes inspired by your favorite Girl Scout cookies. On Saturday, February 18 and Sunday, February 19, P’unk Burger will serve Caramel Delight, Toasted S’mores, Thin Mint, Chocolate PBJ and Cinnamon Shortbread cookie shakes.Philadelphia, PA -- East Passyunk’s organic burger, fries and milkshake shop announces five new limited edition cookie shakes inspired by your favorite Girl Scout cookies. On Saturday, February 18 and Sunday, February 19, P’unk Burger will serve Caramel Delight, Toasted S’mores, Thin Mint, Chocolate PBJ and Cinnamon Shortbread cookie shakes.

Sugar House Will Sponsor the New Year’s Day Mummers Parade Till 2020

South Philly

PHILADELPHIA, PA — SugarHouse Casino will serve as the title sponsor for the New Year’s Day Mummers Parade for the next four parades, guaranteeing one of Philadelphia’s oldest traditions will run through 2020. SugarHouse, the 2017 sponsor, announced the three year extension today at a news conference in the Mayor’s Reception Room at City Hall.PHILADELPHIA, PA — SugarHouse Casino will serve as the title sponsor for the New Year’s Day Mummers Parade for the next four parades, guaranteeing one of Philadelphia’s oldest traditions will run through 2020. SugarHouse, the 2017 sponsor, announced the three year extension today at a news conference in the Mayor’s Reception Room at City Hall.

East Passyunk Philly: Birra Pizza

South Philly

PhillyBite10South Philly - Birra is seriously the BOMB! This is more than just a neighborhood pizza joint on East Passyunk. The pizzas here are definitely a must with their fun and unique topping options. They have a 12 inch crust which is aged for 2 days and easily feeds 2. While some places have nothing but pizza on the menu, here you can enjoy a nice dinner too. I’ve been here dining in the middle of the week as late at 9pm and it’s always packed with people laughing, talking, filling up the bar, drinking beer and eating pizza.

MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza Company Opening in King of Prussia

Philly Suburbs

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. – MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza Company, an authentic Neapolitan restaurant with a mission to bring friends together, will be creating more than 50 jobs in King of Prussia with its first restaurant opening in Pennsylvania.KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. MidiCi The Neapolitan Pizza Company, an authentic Neapolitan restaurant with a mission to bring friends together, will be creating more than 50 jobs in King of Prussia with its first restaurant opening in Pennsylvania.

Philly's UberEATS Launches on the Main Line

Philly Suburbs

PHILADELPHIA PA - Main Line residents, we’ve got some delicious news for you. UberEATS is crossing City Avenue to bring you food delivery from some of the best local restaurants faster and more reliably than ever before.PHILADELPHIA PA - Main Line residents, we’ve got some delicious news for you. UberEATS is crossing City Avenue to bring you food delivery from some of the best local restaurants faster and more reliably than ever before.

City Works Eatery & Pour House Celebrates Mardi Gras

Philly Suburbs

City Works Eatery  (220 Main St) celebrates Mardi Gras in true Big Easy fashion with Cajun-inspired menu items and the chance to win a trip to New Orleans. From Tuesday, February 28 through Monday, March 6, City Works will offer the following dishes:City Works Eatery  (220 Main St) celebrates Mardi Gras in true Big Easy fashion with Cajun-inspired menu items and the chance to win a trip to New Orleans. From Tuesday, February 28 through Monday, March 6, City Works will offer the following dishes:

Olón By Chef Jose Garces Opening in Atlantic Ctiy's Tropicana

Jersey Shore

Atlantic City, NJ - Olón By Chef Jose Garces Inspired by the tranquil beach town of Olón, Ecuador and the vibrancy of coastal culture, Olón (pronounced Ō-lon) provides Tropicana guests with a classically alluring, laid-back experience centered around Chef Jose Garces’ vision of fresh seafood.Atlantic City, NJ - Olón By Chef Jose Garces Inspired by the tranquil beach town of Olón, Ecuador and the vibrancy of coastal culture, Olón (pronounced Ō-lon) provides Tropicana Atlantic City guests with a classically alluring, laid-back experience centered around Chef Jose Garces’ vision of fresh seafood.

Chef Jose Garces Opens Okatshe at theTropicana in Atlantic City

Jersey Shore

Atlantic City, NJ - Okatshe (pronounced Ō- kaht-she) is Chef Jose Garces playful, modernized take on a traditional Japanese izakaya. Okatshe visually transports guests to the streets of Tokyo and provides a sense of discovery by taking guests through a small Japanese candy (okashi) storefront before entering the restaurant.Atlantic City, NJ - Okatshe (pronounced Ō- kaht-she) is Chef Jose Garces playful, modernized take on a traditional Japanese izakaya. Okatshe visually transports guests to the streets of Tokyo and provides a sense of discovery by taking guests through a small Japanese candy (okashi) storefront before entering the restaurant.

Chef Jose Garces Opening 3 New Restaurants in AC

Jersey Shore

Atlantic City, NJ – Tropicana Atlantic City is pleased to announce the March 4th opening of three new restaurants by Chef Jose Garces. “We are thrilled to partner with renowned and award-winning Chef Jose Garces on exclusive concepts that complement and enhance our diverse selection of restaurants and strive to expand on the idea of MORE. Atlantic City, NJ Tropicana Atlantic City is pleased to announce the March 4th opening of three new restaurants by Chef Jose Garces. “We are thrilled to partner with renowned and award-winning Chef Jose Garces on exclusive concepts that complement and enhance our diverse selection of restaurants and strive to expand on the idea of MORE"

New Cellphone and Audio Device Restrictions at Stout Criminal Justice Center

City

PHILADELPHIA, PA – In an effort to deter, if not eliminate, intimidation of witnesses and courtroom disruptions, the First Judicial District - Courts of Philadelphia, has partnered with Yondr™, a company specializing in creating phone-free spaces, to implement new cellphone and recording device restrictions at the Juanita Kidd Stout Center for Criminal Justice beginning Monday - April 3, 2017. PHILADELPHIA, PA – In an effort to deter, if not eliminate, intimidation of witnesses and courtroom disruptions, the First Judicial District - Courts of Philadelphia, has partnered with Yondr™, a company specializing in creating phone-free spaces, to implement new cellphone and recording device restrictions at the Juanita Kidd Stout Center for Criminal Justice beginning Monday - April 3, 2017. 

City of Philadelphia's Taxpayer Appreciation Day

City

City of Philadelphia, PA - The Department of Revenue is sponsoring Taxpayer Appreciation Day for residents who visit the Concourse Level of the Municipal Services Building on Friday, February 24. City of Philadelphia, PA - The Department of Revenue is sponsoring Taxpayer Appreciation Day for residents who visit the Concourse Level of the Municipal Services Building on Friday, February 24.

City Announces Members for Mayor’s Commission on LGBT Affairs

City

Philadelphia – Today, the city announced the membership for the Commission on LGBT Affairs, a 23-member body that will advise the Mayor on policies that support the lives of LGBT individuals in the city and support and amplify the work of the Office of LGBT Affairs.  “Philadelphia values and promotes diversity and the contributions of our LGBT community,” said Mayor Kenney.  “I appreciate the commitment of these stellar individuals to serve on the LGBT Commission, and I believe the city will benefit from their rich and varied perspectives.”  Following a broad outreach effort, the commission was selected through a rigorous application and review process led by the Office of Diversity & Inclusion, the Office of LGBT Affairs, and the Mayor’s Office.  The members reflect the diversity of the LGBT community, which includes transgender, gay, lesbian, bisexual, and queer communities, as well as diversity in ethnicity, religion, race, gender, disability, profession, citizenship status, socioeconomic status, geography, housing status and age.  Key activities of the Commission will include advising the Kenney administration on ways to increase LGBT community access to government resources and sharing information with various LGBT communities about relevant government efforts.   Other functions include assisting the Office of LGBT Affairs in bringing vital LGBT community needs to the attention of all relevant city agencies and helping those agencies to develop plans addressing those needs.  The commission will also connect regularly with LGBT organizations and individuals outside the Commission or city government.  “I am overjoyed and honored to work with the newly appointed Commission on LGBT Affairs. These 23 individuals represent some of the greatest, most dynamic minds of our community and I am grateful for their steadfast commitment to Philadelphia’s LGBTQ population,” said Amber Hikes, newly-appointed LGBT Affairs Director.  “I look forward to serving with this vibrant team as we address the needs of our community and elevate the voices of our most underserved community members.”  Members of the Mayor’s Commission on LGBT Affairs are listed below:      Deja Lynn Alvarez, Trans Activist and Director, LGBTQ Home for Hope     Chris Bartlett, Executive Director, William Way LGBT Community Center     Kimberley Brown-Flint, Education Administrator, WWCC board member     Leonore Carpenter, LGBTQ civil rights attorney and Professor of Law, Temple University Beasley School of Law     Sharron Cooks, Owner & CEO Making Our Lives Easier LLC, Social Justice Advocate, Equality Pennsylvania Board Member     Francisco Cortes, Education Administrator, Youth Program Coordinator Galaei, Juntos board member     Amanda Dougherty, Associate Attorney Reiff and Bily, Philadelphia Trial Attorneys, Longtime advocate for the LGBT community.     Jason D. Evans, Community Activist, Board Member Philly AIDS Thrift     Heath Fogg Davis, Professor of Political Science, Temple University, Volunteer TMAN (Trans Masculine Advocacy Network)     Soheila ‘Gigi’ Nikpour, Community Legal Services Aging & Disabilities Unit, LGBT Sports/Actively Assists Lesbian Asylum seekers     Kati ‘Jazz’ Gray-Sadler, President/Producer Gray-Sadler, Inc., LesBe Real Radio/Media & Fifty Shades of Purple Against Bullying     Kae Greenberg, Assistant Defender, Defenders Association of Philadelphia     Stephanie Haynes, Executive Director, Philadelphia Family Pride     Deborah Johnson, Visitor Services Manager, African America Museum of Philadelphia     Jeffrey Jordan, Pastor, Metropolitan Community Church     Malcolm Kenyatta, Member Engagement Coordinator, Chamber of Commerce     Anthony Leon, Youth Education Manager, Mazzoni Center     Barrett Marshall, Attorney/LGBTQ legal services expert     Libby Peters,  Assistant Rowing Coach, University of Pennsylvania Women’s Rowing Program     Bianca Pichardo, Latinx Activist, Galaei Board member     Raquel E. Saraswati, Muslim activist/writer, expert on gender based violence     Evan Urbania, Chief Executive Officer, Chatterblast Media, Founding Board Member & former President of the Independence Business Alliance     Yoshiaki Yamasaki, Executive Director, The Philadelphia AIDS Consortium dba World Health Care infrastructuresPhiladelphia PA – Today, the city announced the membership for the LGBT Affairs, a 23-member body that will advise the Mayor on policies that support the lives of LGBT individuals in the city and support and amplify the work of the Office of LGBT Affairs.

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