A winter storm is expected Wednesday, with Philly potentially receiving 3 to 5 inches of snow.And you know what that means? Snow day!Below is a roundup of bars and restaurants that will offer snow day specials any time the city declares a snow day, or Philadelphia schools are closed.Since the School District of Philadelphia announced Tuesday afternoon that all city public schools will be closed, that means you can enjoy all of these snow day specials on Wednesday.UPDATE: We've also added a list of places offering today-only deals. Scroll to the bottom for the list.Deal: Get a pint and shot for $7. Choose from any beer on draft, and any liquor in the well.Location: 2440 Frankford Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19125Phone: (215) 427-2739Deal: Enjoy extended happy hour from 4:30 p.m. to close. Happy hour includes $10 small plates, $1 East Coast oysters, $3 shrimp cocktail (per piece), $10 wines by the glass and $10 handcrafted cocktails.Location: 124 S. 15th … [Read more...] about Where to find snow day specials in Philly
The timing of Ashutosh Gowariker’s magnum opus starring Hrithik Roshan and Aishwarya Rai could not have been better, i.e. 15th February 2008. It was a love story set in the 16th century between the Mughal Emperor who ruled Hindustan (now India), Jalaluddin Mohammad Akbar, and a fiery young Rajput princess, Jodhaa. With romance as the backdrop, and highlighting the Hindu-Muslim marriage of alliance culminating in love and respect for one another, a day after Valentine’s Day was an apt moment for its release. For couples, this is a beautiful rendition of a perfect love story. … [Read more...] about Valentine’s Day special: Top 10 romantic movies to watch with your special on Valentine’s Day
News / UK and world by Press Association February 12, 2019, 1:22 pm Updated: February 12, 2019, 1:24 pm Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter A British chip shop has come up with a novel way to combine fried food and romance this Valentine’s Day with a “bouquet” of fish and chips. Simpsons Fish and Chips, which has branches in Cheltenham and Stroud, will be selling its new take on the traditional dish, lovingly arranged and presented in newspaper. Bonny Ritchie, founder of Simpsons, said: “Everyone knows that the real way to a person’s heart is through their stomach, so we’ve put a little twist on the traditional bouquet of a dozen red roses this year by making them entirely edible.” The bunch includes 12 potato “roses” on wooden stems and a selection of fish goujons to act as the “leaf-shaped foliage”. “What better way to reel in your Valentine than with this tasty treat?” … [Read more...] about Chippy announces ‘fish and chips bouquet’ as Valentine’s Day special
Share Tweet Plus One Pin It Email Print By: Manu Sebastian August 15, 2018 9:16 am Change Font Size Independence of India was not a mere transfer of power; it was the birth of a new nation, with renewed identity and fresh set of aspirations. It was the result of long struggle by the people of India. The freedom struggle was not just a political mobilization; rather, it was a cultural movement which shaped the national identity. The abstract notion of independence was given concrete contours through the legislative medium of “Indian Independence Act,1947”. Enacted by the British Parliament, the Indian Independence Act dealt with the modalities of transfer of power and transitory provisions. The end of colonial domain and the division of British India into two domains- India and Pakistan- were implemented through this Act. The preamble of the Act read :- “An Act to make provision for the setting up in India of two independent Dominions, to … [Read more...] about Independence Day Special : Is Independent India A Creation Of British Parliament?
By Sandi Genovese Tribune News Service Published 11:13 p.m. UTC Jun 7, 2018 When I was growing up, if you walked into my parents’ home on a weekend, there was a really good chance the TV would be tuned to a golf tournament. Of course they also taped the tournaments so when they returned from playing a round of golf, they could watch more golf on television. So it’s no surprise I would choose golf as the theme for my dad’s Father’s Day card. You might even say it was par for the course. If you want to make a card for your dad this Father’s Day, you will be surprised at how easy this one is to create. Fold a long strip of paper in half with any number of accordion pleats on either side of middle fold. Create golf flags from narrow strips of white card stock and small colored triangles. Number the flags with white stickers and fasten them into the accordion pleats. Decorate the front and inside cover with a golf ball and a few tees, all cut from paper … [Read more...] about Hobbies: This card ‘fore’ dad will make his day special