The story behind Philly megahit 'We are Family,' and how it's getting new life today

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The story behind Philly megahit 'We are Family,' and how it's getting new life today Sister Sledge had a few overseas hits for the label

A Jersey record-store clerk took 150,000 photos of rock stars. Now he's in their hall of fame.

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A Jersey record-store clerk took 150,000 photos of rock stars. Now he's in their hall of fame. Bono in 1981. How a New Jersey record

What Albert C. Barnes and Leopold Stokowski had in common, or, what kind of brushstrokes does the Philadelphia Orchestra use?

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What Albert C. Barnes and Leopold Stokowski had in common, or, what kind of brushstrokes does the Philadelphia Orchestra use? The orchestra’s concertmaster, David Kim,

Historical Commission ponders archaeological potential and decides there's nothing it can do in Society Hill

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Historical Commission ponders archaeological potential and decides there's nothing it can do in Society Hill Jonathan Farnham, commission executive director, said there have been at

Pennsylvania Ballet in a new (to us) Romeo & Juliet

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Pennsylvania Ballet in a new (to us) Romeo & Juliet For a ballet with a woman’s name in the title, MacMillan’s Romeo & Juliet focuses heavily on

UArts attracts $79 million for a maker space, rehearsal halls, a recording studio … and there's a big dorm coming, too

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UArts attracts $79 million for a maker space, rehearsal halls, a recording studio … and there's a big dorm coming, too The new fabrication studio,

What to see in Philly galleries: A Gee's Bend genius, a big group barn show, more

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What to see in Philly galleries: A Gee's Bend genius, a big group barn show, more Much later, at an exhibition at the Memphis Brooks

Mimi Swartz's 'Ticker': The astonishing half-century quest for an artificial human heart

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Mimi Swartz's 'Ticker': The astonishing half-century quest for an artificial human heart One of DeBakey’s colleagues was Denton Cooley, a quick-moving risk-taker who “was so

Rube Goldberg exhibit opens Friday: Meet the sly cartoonist behind the contraptions

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Rube Goldberg exhibit opens Friday: Meet the sly cartoonist behind the contraptions Oct. 12 through Jan. 21 at the National Museum of American Jewish History,

'Poorly Watched Girls' at Fabric Workshop has nuns, Judy Garland, needlework

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'Poorly Watched Girls' at Fabric Workshop has nuns, Judy Garland, needlework Even more impressive is the studio staff’s work on Valley, Bocanegra’s fascinating take on

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