Summer Mummers

Original Trilby String Band All Star Band performing the weekly summer concert at the Mummers Museum tonight!

Mummers Against Cancer Underway!


The 11th annual Mummers Against Cancer is well underway at the Woodland SB Clubhouse. Thousands of dollars are being raised to help families battling cancer. Thanks to everyone who donated the food, the music, the Hula dancers and more.  100 percent of the revenue is going to the fight. Mums at Work again.



Mummers Against Cancer

Walking along 3rd Street in South Philadelphia toward annual Mummers Against Cancer event. All are welcome. Come on down to Anderson Hall at Woodland Strong Band’s Clubhouse near 3rd and Snyder. Help your neighbors beat cancer!,

Laurel House Gala!


At PineCrest CC in Lansdale tonight at the annual Laurel House Gala raising money to prevent domestic violence and help victims of domestic violence in Montgomery County.

Night of Champions


The annual Night of Champions at the Mummers Museum is underway. Principal honoree is Congressman Bob Brady for his work promoting all Philadelphia neighborhood traditions of community and celebration.

Happy Anniversary Murray Comic Club


The Murray Comic Club celebrates its 80th anniversary tonight and its 18th 1st Prize in a row with a gala at SugarHouse Casino.  500 attendees are here, including past presidents and officers of other clubs. And, of course, big cheers to President Rich Porco and his daughter, Jessica, long time leaders of Murray and standard bearers of Mummery.  As Rich said tonight, “We’re not a club, we’re a family.”


Murray has been a steady supporter of Easter Seals, our Armed Forces overseas and Philabundance. On New Year’s Day and throughout the year, Murray is number one. Congratulations and thank you, Murray Comic Club.

Here’s to Rowing!


Cabrini College Rowing Coach Janit Gorka and two of her student rowers talking up the new program on the Commons this afternoon. The young program is a great opportunity for students and successful Cabrini Athletics, as well as another way to move fast early in the morning along the Schuylkill (river).


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