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Local Spotlight: Ali Awan

September 23, 2019 | 0 Comments

Ali Awan, a Philadelphia native, who will be performing downstairs at World Cafe Live on Friday, September 27th, breaks past societal barriers with ease, proving that he not only has the talent, but also the...

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Interview with Greg Seltzer

September 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Interview with Greg Seltzer. We sat down for an interview with Greg Seltzer, the Founder of Philly Music Fest, and got all the information we need on this non-profit music festival that funnels all of...

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Interview with JD Rivera

May 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Our Local Spotlight series continues with local boxer and owner of The Warrior Boxing Academy, Josue ‘JD’ Rivera. Rivera’s inspirational story was recently the focus of a mini-documentary by Coors Light that spotlights hometown heroes....

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Welcome to Local Spotlight, a new series here on Independent Philly focused on local peopleĀ and businesses that are making big waves outside of the Philadelphia region. For the kick-off of this new section, we spoke...

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