Category Archives: Philadelphia

Scratching a Scratchboard Itch

The recent closure of The University of the Arts has set me careening down memory lane like a runaway train crashing into memories of my days at The Philadelphia College of Art. The Philadelphia College of Art mutated into the … Continue reading

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Caturday

Photographing felines in and around Philadelphia Continue reading

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Doomsday for PCA?

Last Friday brought the sloppy and shocking announcement that the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA had lost its accreditation and would be closing. After a chaotic week of conflicting and sometimes contradictory announcements from various parties involved and … Continue reading

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The University of the Arts is NO MORE

We entered the month of June with the shocking news that the University of the Arts has lost its accreditation and will be closing its doors on June 7th. The announcement was made rather sloppily by the local news media … Continue reading

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Farewell to a Funny Book Purveyor

Fat Jack’s I have sad news to report. Fat Jack’s Comicrypt has lost their lease and will be vacating their center city Philadelphia location after almost 50 years in business. According to this article May 29th will be the shop’s … Continue reading

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Italian Market Festival 2024

The annual Italian Market Festival was this weekend. Despite a little rain on Saturday, the crowds came out in full force on Sunday. There was great food, good music, and the Procession of the Saints! More photos behind the cut.

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Star of Bethlehem

Flowers blooming at the park down the street from our house.

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