The Philadelphia Collection 2011

The Philadelphia Collection 2011 is a series of fashion and style events that will take place throughout the city from September 12 to the 24th. The fashion series is designed to promote the city and all aspects of its fashion economy,
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Heartbroken Teen Crosses Country Borders For Love

We’ve all done some pretty crazy things for love. Yet as silly as they were (checking our boyfriend/girlfriend’s texts), they probably were nowhere near what this guy did. A lovelorn 15-year-old German boy stole his parents’ car. He then proceeded to drive 1,200 km to his girlfriend. The route took him (more...)

Get A Better Night Sleep Tonight!

Yikes! More than two thirds of Americans do not get the recommended average amount of sleep per night. These are the people who drive with us on the roads, operate heavy machinery, teach our children… and what’s worse… I’m one of them! I had to do some research to figure (more...)

Spanish Festival La Tomatina In Philadelphia

Set aside the world crisis: on each last Wednesday in August thousands of people fight for their lives. Their weapons are tomatos and their enemies are just everybody. With no escape. Fighters' social status, faith etc. doesn't matter anything. Participants throw tomatoes at each other until the whole (more...)

A Restaurant’s Post-September 11 Legacy

By Lauren Monsen Staff Writer A New York restaurant known for its sophisticated mix of international dishes has an unusual history, one that inspires it to take care of its customers and its workers. The restaurant was founded by surviving employees of the Windows on the World restaurant, which was located in the (more...)

“The Best 376 Colleges”

The Princeton Review is out with its annual college and university rankings It includes some information about Pennsylvania   region. The results found in a new book, The Best 376 Colleges, were based on voting by students, 122,000 of them. Penn State University remains in the top 10, third for "Students (more...)

Insurers Must Fully Cover Birth Control

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced that insurers by 2013 must fully cover the full cost of birth control and other prevention services for women without co-pays. Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius hailed the move as "historic". Planned Parenthood's Cecile Richards (more...)

Murals Meals Tour Series

Murals & Meals Tour Series

The City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program is pleased to announce a Murals & Meals Tour Series hosted by Philadelphia celebrity chefs.  Get a taste of Philadelphia’s renowned murals and lunch at an outstanding restaurant. Discover the one-of-a-kind food and public art Philadelphia has to offer through this extraordinary VIP experience.  (more...)

Lauren Vidal: Exclusiveness at a Reasonable Price

On these hot summer days we dream of light and airy clothes to make us feel and look great. If that’s your dream too, than hurry up to N’Joy Boutique! Here every woman can find beautiful and unique style for any age and any body type. The (more...)

Stay Out Of The Kitchen

Hot? Stay Out Of The Kitchen

Hot? And you can not cook at home? Don't worry, area restaurants are ready to serve you!  Some are seeing a spike in customers who don’t want to cook. CBS News reported: "if you can’t stand the heat, stay out of the kitchen and apparently during a heat wave that’s (more...)

Is The Measles Exposure Possible

Is The Measles Exposure Possible?

According to information released by the Pennsylvania Department of Health there is possibility of a potential measles exposure of Berks, Bucks, Delaware and Lehigh Counties: " Most people in the United States are immune to measles, either because they received the Measles Mumps Rubella (MMR) vaccine in childhood or because they (more...)

Russians Win Geo Championship

The “Brain Olympics” are not for the faint of heart. That is why this year when Canada, China, and Russia battled at the World Geography Bee, Russia sent its smartest 16-year-old minds: Egor Shustov, Masha Samoletova, and Alexander Bondarchuk. The guys had to answer the final question of “Which island (more...)

Are They Talking About Debt Default

Are They Talking About Debt Default?

What do you think they are talking about?  Perhaps, they argue passionately about the impending default of the United States? This video with a serious conversation male twins posted in the Internet as a couple of months ago, but the issue of "raising the debt ceiling" could be a (more...)

Will Free Beaches In Wildwood Charge a Fee

Will Free Beaches In Wildwood Charge a Fee? reported, that " New Jersey’s few free beaches may not be free much longer. Wildwood is considering the imposition of a beach fee as soon as next year. Mayor Ernie Troiano says he’s simply heeding a demand from the people who elected him. Lower their taxes. So (more...)

Use Extra Care About Your Pet During Heat Wave

Use Extra Care About Your Pet During Heat Wave

A local veterinarian says use common sense to keep your dog safe and healthy during the heat wave. Heat stroke can kill your pet. “This process, once it starts, if they have a heat stroke, can be deadly,” Dr. Kenneth  Drobatz, chief of emergency service at the Matthew J. (more...)