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Everyday beauty

Winterthur, arguably the finest museum of decorative arts in the world, is showing a sumptuous feast of three centuries of Mexican pottery in a new exhibition, "The Grandeur of Viceregal Mexico: Treasures from...

David’s Mai Lai Wah Noodle House

David's Mai Lai Wah Noodle House 1001 Race St. 215-627-2610 Credit cards accepted Wheelchair-accessible (tables are close together) Open daily for lunch and dinner "It's so good to see a restaurant packed with happy people...

Meat the new year

27018782 My husband Edward and I usually have guests for New Year's Eve, so we toss a house party. Last year we served smoked fish, deli and a little bit of everything, from caviar to...

Living in the past

27018802 Lillian Groag set about writing The Magic Fire a few years ago with an interesting image in mind. She wanted to create a big novel for the stage, with the rich texture, large cast...

New schools coming soon

South Philadelphia students will feel the effects of a $1.5-billion plan to improve the school district. The five-year proposal, announced Friday by schools CEO Paul Vallas, is the largest and most expensive in...

Running start

27018817 Three years into a four-year mayoral term seemed as good a time as any for Mayor John Street to tout the accomplishments of his tenure in City Hall. Never mind that Republican Sam...

Turning circles

27018807 According to the e-mails I receive every day, size matters. I'm inclined to agree, at least when it comes to the best vehicles to take on a holiday shopping trip. Maybe you live...

Runaway hit

27018797 Catch Me If You Can PG-13 Playing at area theaters Three reels out of four Catch Me If You Can is based in the 1960s, just as Vietnam was heating up and social unrest was...


27018772 Bella 2000 Lombard St. 215-985-3222 American Express accepted Not wheelchair-accessible www.BellaEpicura.com � "What's in a name?" wrote the great Bard of Avon. Juliet's musings sprung to mind when Edward and I drove past a new restaurant...

This Christmas, avoid guest work

Nothing is nicer than being invited for Christmas Eve or Christmas dinner. The question guests always ask is, "What can I bring?" Certainly toting along a bottle of wine, a box of imported chocolates...
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