Photos: 2nd Annual Philadelphia Nightlife Awards at Soundgarden Hall

Photos: 2nd Annual Philadelphia Nightlife Awards at Soundgarden Hall
The event was an awards ceremony honoring those who make Philly nightlife exciting. Categories included best bars, best clubs, best bartenders, best doormen, best hospitality and actually includes a few establishments in Atlantic City. More than 50 …
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Philadelphia Culture, Nightlife In Spotlight For Papal Visit
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Organizers of the World Meeting of Families, set for next September in Philadelphia, are actively working with local tourism groups to come up with a “nightlife” for the thousands who will be visiting the city. Donna Crilley …
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Azealia Banks cancels Philly date and rest of tour, claims she's 'busy at work'

Azealia Banks cancels Philly date and rest of tour, claims she's 'busy at work'
The 24-year-old “212” singer has officially canceled her upcoming eight-city tour, citing that she is "very busy at work." The tour would have brought her to Philly's Electric Factory on Wednesday, Nov. 18. However, she is still performing in her …
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Study: Pittsburgh is better than Philly
It concludes that while Philadelphia has an edge in sports fandom due to attendance at local teams' games and that the cities' nightlife scenes are basically even, Pittsburgh has the edge when it comes to education, employment opportunities, and …
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Where to get late-night eats in Philly (and why aren't there more of them?)

Where to get late-night eats in Philly (and why aren't there more of them?)
Considering so much of Philadelphia's nightlife exists downtown, it would be difficult to make much of an impact on Philadelphia's late-night scene without that ban lifted first. Beyond that, food trucks are also required by the city to cease …
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Philadelphia vs. Pittsburgh: Which City Is Better?
When it comes to nightlife, it's hard to pick a winner. While Philadelphia outranks Pittsburgh in the number of bars, dance clubs and music venues, its bigger population means there's a smaller count of nightlife establishments per capita …
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RJD2 Announces New Album, Hear Lead Single "Peace Of What" Now

RJD2 Announces New Album, Hear Lead Single "Peace Of What" Now
It's been three years since renowned beatmaker RJD2 released his last LP More Is Than Isn't, on his own RJ's Electrical Connections imprint. The artist moved to Philadelphia for year during that time, giving him a chance to really get to know the city …
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Doors Open at 9pm – 421 N 7th St , Philadelphia PA 19123
Tomsize's productions are supported by Diplo, Major Lazer, Dj Snake, UZ and more.. In 2013, his remix of "Flute," released on Spinnin' Records, smashed the festival trap scene and had more than 1 million plays. He followed up in 2014 with "Jump" that …
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Doors Open at 10pm – 1500 Sansom Street , Philadelphia PA 19102
Pound for pound one of the best pure DJs in the world, Saeed Younan was destined to push the American underground since his family moved to the US in the early 80s. He recently entered a new wave in a stellar career through original tunes on Carl Cox's …
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Rescuers look for 12 aboard Marine helicopters that collided

Rescuers look for 12 aboard Marine helicopters that collided
HALEIWA, Hawaii (AP) — Two Marine helicopters carrying 12 crew members collided off the Hawaiian island of Oahu during a nighttime training mission, and rescuers are searching a debris field in choppy waters Friday, military officials said. There was …
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Fans 'put the wind in the sails' of Marnie and Nate
After spending years performing — among other experiences, Lengle was part of the duo The Mudpuppies and performed with a young John Stevens (now John Legend) — in Philadelphia, Lengle was considering taking music to the next level. Her goal was …
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Latest Philadelphia Nightlife News

Protesters Plan Rally in DC Over Police-Misconduct Cases
The group called Stop Police Terror Project DC says it plans to "shut down" the Chinatown neighborhood, which is known for its nightlife, on New Year's Eve. The march is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. outside the Gallery Place-Chinatown Metro station.
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Shot and robbed: NBA players face trouble after late-night club visits
Williams met his alleged robbers at a Meatpacking District nightclub, according to numerous reports, while out celebrating a win over the Philadelphia 76ers the previous night. He took the two women back to his apartment in Tribeca for … Youth …
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Morocco plays key role in Europe's security, but has jitters
Popular nightlife spots have boosted security, with systematic bag checks to enter. At the Es Saadi Gardens & Resort in Marrakech, a magnet for Western tourists, there are three security checks, including for cars. “Everywhere in Marrakech, you'll find …
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Borgata casino opening $14M nightclub next year

Borgata casino opening M nightclub next year
"We felt now was the ideal time to once again redefine nightlife entertainment with a venue designed to rival the top clubs in Las Vegas, Miami and New York," Joe Lupo, senior vice president of operations for Borgata, said in a statement. Borgata said …
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A.C. tourism leader, 2 others added to Kenney's administration
Prior to Atlantic City, Guaracino worked at Visit Philadelphia, then the Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corp., as vice president of communications, where he launched the "Get Your History Straight and Your Nightlife Gay" LGBT campaign. Kenney …
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Staten Island nightlife: Pipes and drums at the Brewery, Saturday Night Football
Fans of all NFL teams met at the ale house Saturday night to see how the Philadelphia Eagles and Washington Redskins fared in the race for the 2016 playoffs. "I don't care for either of the teams, but as a Giants fan, I need the Redskins to lose here …
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