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The ribbon is cut at the opening ceremony for Inglis' new Innovation Center on Dec. 17, 2019. Photo: Nigel Thompson/AL DÍA News.

A new Innovation Center at the longtime disability care organization will be the technological, behavioral and career center for the community.

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"Flower Power" preview party kicking off the 2019 Philadelphia Flower Show

 03/03/2019 - 21:57
Robertsons Flowers won their fourth competition in a row with this years Woodstock theme at the Philadelphia Flower Show.

Floral designers representing 23 countries competed in Philadelphia for the FTD World Cup which revisits the United States after more than two decades. The competition is part of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society's 190th Anniversary.

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Living with HIV, Fighting with Hope

 12/01/2017 - 12:31
Kevin Burns, Executive Director of Action Wellness. Photograph by Samantha Laub for AL DÍA News. 

Action Wellness has been providing hope to Philadelphians living with (or at risk of) HIV/AIDS via pre-exposure prophylaxis medication, prevention education, case management, testing, and overall support since 1986. Its office is featured in the pioneering drama Philadelphia, starring Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, and Antonio Banderas, widely regarded as the first mainstream film to depict a sincere narrative on homosexuality and homophobia.


La Chef Judith Suzarra-Campbell: elevando el paladar “Phillyzolano”

 11/29/2017 - 15:46
Chef Judy. Photograph taken by Samantha Laub for AL DÍA News. 

Armada con un talento nato y una pasión cultivada por la cocina, la Chef Judith Suzarra-Campbell está revolucionando la industria del restaurante moderno en Filadelfia, ofreciendo comidas venezolanas con sabor “a casa”, y poniendo la calidad y la tradición por encima de la fanfarria de las cadenas de renombre.

ContraFuerte: Concibiendo una Escultura Urbana

 11/27/2017 - 14:39
Miguel Antonio Horn. Photographed by Samantha Laub for AL DÍA News. 

Miguel Antonio Horn, artista local de raíces colombianas y venezolanas, estará instalando una escultura innovadora y contemporánea interpuesta en la rampa tipo puente de la 12th y Cuthbert Street, a nivel del Reading Terminal Market y el Centro de Convenciones de Pennsylvania. Horn será uno de los pocos artistas latinos en tener una pieza de arte público emplazada permanentemente en Filadelfia, epicentro artístico que compite con ciudades como París y Nueva York.


ContraFuerte: Conceiving an Urban Sculpture

 11/27/2017 - 09:00
Miguel Antonio Horn. Photographed by Samantha Laub for AL DÍA News. 

Miguel Antonio Horn, local artist with Colombian and Venezuelan roots, will be installing an innovative and contemporary sculpture interposed in the bridge-like ramp on 12th and Cuthbert Street, down by Reading Terminal Market and the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Horn will be one of the few Latino artists to have a piece of public art permanently located in Philadelphia, an artistic hub that rivals the likes of Paris and New York.