Grace writes about the arts and culture scene in Philadelphia, as well as food trends that are applicable to the local region.​

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CVS Cat, now off the streets, still looking for his ‘forever home’

Now cozy inside a foster home, CVS Cat is still waiting for a new set of parents. Here's how to adopt him.

DIY projects to survive winter: Make your own bath bombs, lip balm, and decadent drinking chocolate

Local experts share a few projects that can be accomplished in just a single afternoon — from soothing bath bombs to far-richer-than-Swiss-Miss hot chocolate to a balm that’ll keep your lips silky smooth.

Look inside Wonderspaces, Philly’s new interactive art exhibit, with pieces from Burning Man, SXSW, and more

Enter a dinner party-turned-alien abduction through a VR headset, digitally paint the walls of a room by having a dance party, create your own sunset on the spot, and more...

60-year-old man killed in North Philadelphia

Man was shot multiple times inside his home on the 3000 block of Bambrey Street.

After 42 years in prison, MOVE member Delbert Orr Africa wins his release

Africa was one of nine MOVE members sent to prison on third-degree murder charges for the death of Philadelphia Police Officer James Ramp.

MLK Day 2020: How to give back all year

Eight local Philly nonprofits where you can roll up your sleeves to volunteer (and have fun doing it).

This cat lives at the CVS along East Passyunk. But he needs a new home.

Dubbed "CVS Cat," an orange-and-white tabby needs a new family and a permanent home.

Here’s how 7 Philly chefs — surrounded by food all day — stay fit

Chefs Nick Elmi, Kelsey Bush, Christopher Kearse, Michael Loughlin, Joe Monnich, Yehuda Sichel Jeff Michaud share their workout secrets, rom jiu jitsu to hot yoga to CrossFit to kettlebell training

Did you try any of Philly's top food trends in 2019?

Plus: Impossible Burgers everywhere and Southeast Asian flavors FTW.

Your guide to the 2020 Mummers Parade

How to catch a good view of Philly’s biggest party of the year, how to get around the city during the mayhem, and where did the parade even come from?