HARRISBURG PA. - Governor Tom Wolf announced today that he tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday and is in isolation at home.
PHILADELPHIA – Look out, Philly: Your new favorite chicken sandwich and hand-dipped donuts have arrived! Factory Donuts Coffee'N Chicken, offering a unique variety of freshly made fried chicken and egg sandwiches and platters accompanied by hand-dipped donuts, will host the grand opening of its location in the Mayfair neighborhood of Philadelphia on Saturday, December 3.
PHILADELPHIA - Brian Freedman, a Philadelphia-based wine and spirits expert who just released his first book, “Crushed,” which frames the saga of the wine industry, including the struggles the front-line winegrowers and spirits-makers are dealing with as they battle local impacts of the changing global environment, has released a list of his top wine picks to enjoy or gift to someone this holiday season.
PHILADELPHIA – The Philadelphia Department of Public Health today announced 1,158 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 novel coronavirus in Philadelphia. That brings the number of confirmed cases to 52,043. In addition, the Department of Public Health also announced 52 new probable cases from rapid antigen tests.
PHILADELPHIA - As the weather outside becomes frightful, there is no better way to warm up than with authentic hot tamales that are sure to be delightful. On Saturday, December 10th, Jet Wine Garden will host a one-day-only Tamale Market from 2 pm -- 5 pm, with a portion of proceeds from food sales donated to Puentes de Salud; a non-profit organization that promotes the health and well-being of the Latino immigrant community in South Philadelphia through high-quality medical services, innovative education programs, and community development (and neighbor to Jet Wine Bar).
PHILADELPHIA– East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District (EPABID), home to more than 160 independently owned businesses in South Philadelphia, is a premier destination for standout, unforgettable meals and cocktails for both locals and visitors alike, thanks to its diverse array of acclaimed food and beverage proprietors including Gabriella’s Vietnam, Ember & Ash, Perla, River Twice, Townsend EPX, Laurel, In The Valley (ITV), and Ocho Rios Parrilla. Folks dining and imbibing on East Passyunk Avenue have an extensive selection of distinct culinary finds and experiences, many of which are atypical above traditional dinners and drinks.
PHILADELPHIA - December is shaping up to be a month of musical reunions at the legendary Chris’ Jazz Cafe, located at 1421 Sansom Street in Philadelphia. Kurt Rosenwinkel, one of the most influential guitarists on the international jazz scene, returns home to perform with a crop of up-and-coming local musicians.
PHILADELPHIA - Fireflies are a family of beetles known for their ability to produce light. They do this by using particular organs in their abdomens that combine oxygen and a substance called luciferin. This process produces light without releasing any heat. Some fireflies even have the ability to blink their lights. While this is an exciting feature, many species cannot produce light.
WAYNE PA - Margaret Kuo's Restaurant in Wayne is an actual dining experience. This 11,500-square-foot restaurant features authentic Chinese and Japanese cuisine. The walls are adorned with framed certificates and awards. The restaurant is ideal for parties of six to 100 people. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner daily.