“Dispatches from Elsewhere”? More like “Dispatches from Philadelphia.” - billypenn.com by Layla A Jones
Some of winter’s biggest events lead this weekend in the City of Brotherly Love including our Open Houses! Friday marks the return of the Philly Home Show, with tens of thousands of people expected to head to the Pennsylvania Convention Center for the home-decor extravaganza. This is the first of two weekends full of workshops, demonstrations and ready-to-help experts. Center City District Restaurant Week returns to offer hearty winter meals at more than 100 of the city’s top restaurants. Starting Sunday through January 24, select restaurants offer $20 three-course lunches and $35 three-course dinners. Yum!
LEXY PIERECE/COURTESY OF FORSYTHIA Mention Philadelphia and most people’s minds mump straight to the obvious: It’s the birthplace of America. The locals are fanatical about sports. (Cheering for the Eagles on Sundays isn’t