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A Holiday Concert for Our American Heroes

Conductor, Michael Krajewski leads a concert to celebrate those who work for the safety of our city and country.

The Philly Pops “I’ll Be Home For Christmas Spectacular: A Salute to the Military and First Responders” kicked off the holiday season. Over 2000 tickets were given to armed services members, police and firemen to thank them for their service. A VIP dinner was enjoyed at Prime Rib in Center City before the sold out crowd enjoyed the...

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Love Park Celebrates a Decade of Holiday Magic

Your favorite shops return and a new mascot

The annual Christmas Village in Philadelphia celebrated 10 years of being in Philadelphia this past weekend. Christmas Village returned to Love Park after a move to City Hall last year due to the park's renovation. Christmas Village is open every day through Christmas Eve and features 100 vendors from around the world.

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Celebrating Our Destination City

Local tourism industry recognizes success and networks for the future.

The Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB) held their annual luncheon on Wednesday, Nov. 22 at the National Constitution Center. Rep. Dwight Evans led a toast to PHLCVB's Diversity Division for a decade of raising Philadelphia’s profile as an ethnically diverse convention and visitor destination by showcasing the city’s vibrant multicultural communities. On hand to...

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PAFA Wine Event is Impressive

Annual fundraiser benefits students and the community.

The 19th Annual Bacchanal Wine Gala & Auction took place Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. Bacchanal is the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts’ flagship wine affair. The event was attended by over 350 wine and art lovers and raises over $500,000 annually to support PAFA student scholarships and community education programs.

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That’s What Friends Are For

Local and national notables fete Dionne Warwick

The Marian Anderson Award — named for the legendary soprano from South Philadelphia — honored Dionne Warwick this year. The star-studded gala was held at the Kimmel Center. The night began with a cocktail party, then guests settled down for a delicious dinner by Garces Catering. Afterwards, everyone headed into the performance hall for a musical tribute to the iconic star. Her long time friend Clive Davis...

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Liberty City Press is an independent weekly newspaper distributed by the Philadelphia Multi-Cultural Media Network whose members include Philadelphia Sunday Sun, The Philadelphia Gay News, Al Dia, The Metro Chinese Weekly and The Metro Viet News.

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