Sinead Cummings

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Sinead is the Events Listing Producer for PhillyVoice.com. A graduate of Temple University, she has always had a passion for finding unique and local events. While she is originally from Roxborough, she can be found in any corner of the city exploring and often carrying a book. Follow her on twitter @sineadpatrice.

sinead@phillyvoice.com

March 31, 2020

Food & Drink

Philly's Evil Genius Beer Co. has a 'Tiger King'-inspired brew

Hey, all you cool cats and kittens, there's a new brew from Fishtown's Evil Genius Beer Co. that's perfect to drink while re-watching Netflix's weirdly addictive documentary "Tiger King" during isolation. The brewery has created a pale ale called Felt Cute, Might Feed My Husband To A Tiger Later IDK – a nod to the rivalry between Joe Exotic that Carole Baskin.

March 30, 2020

Food & Drink

You can now get Girl Scout Cookies delivered to your home

Need to restock your snacks pantry during the coronavirus pandemic? The Girl Scouts of the USA have announced a new home delivery system that lets customers order online and get cookies delivered straight to their door. In addition to being able to purchase cookies for yourself through Girl Scouts Cookie Care, there's also the option to donate cookies to first responders, volunteers and local causes.

March 27, 2020

Entertainment

Elton John to host 'Living Room Concert for America' with celebs performing from their own homes

The "Living Room Concert for America" from iHeartRadio and hosted by Elton John takes place Sunday night. It will feature performances by Billie Eilish, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys, Tim McGraw, Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and the Backstreet Boys. Watch the concert at 9 p.m. on Fox, or listen on the iHeartRadio app.

March 27, 2020

Entertainment

How to change your Zoom background for virtual happy hour

Many of us are turning to video chat – particularly Zoom – to stay connected while staying home to slow the spread of COVID-19. Here's a step-by-step guide to changing your virtual background on Zoom and where to download Zoom wallpapers.

March 27, 2020

Entertainment

Delco woman performs song about coronavirus to tune from 'The Little Mermaid'

To bring attention to local theater companies unable to perform during the COVID-19 crisis – and to have some fun while social distancing – Alex Santo from Delaware County created a song about coronavirus set to the tune of "Part of Your World" from Disney's "The Little Mermaid."

March 27, 2020

Food & Drink

Build customizable Joy Box care package with food, drink and support local small businesses

While staying home to stop the spread of the coronavirus, you can order the Joy Box, filled with food and drink from local small businesses. For each Joy Box, build your own assortment of goods from Triple Bottom Brewing, Weckerly's Ice Cream, Càphê Roasters, Lil Pop Shop, Third Wheel Cheese and Mycopolitan Mushrooms.

March 26, 2020

Podcasts

'This Podcast Will Kill You' has a new series on COVID-19

"This Podcast Will Kill You," featuring ecologists and epidemiologists Erin Welsh and Erin Allmann Updyke, has a new series of episodes jam-packed with information on COVID-19. It's worth a listen while staying home to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

March 25, 2020

Entertainment

Pennsylvania librarian creates free, virtual Harry Potter escape room for kids

A Pennsylvania librarian created a virtual Harry Potter escape room that anyone can access online while home during the COVID-19 outbreak. Sydney Krawiec, a librarian at Peters Township Public Library, near Pittsburgh, created The Hogwarts Digital Escape Room, which can be played individually or as a group.

March 25, 2020

Food & Drink

Marc Vetri's Fiorella to offer takeout pasta and sauce

Marc Vetri's new pasta bar Fiorella at 817 Christian St. will now offer takeout during Philadelphia's "stay at home" order. Ordering food via walk-in is prohibited, but placing takeout orders through the phone or online is allowed. Two pastas and two sauces are available for takeout.

March 25, 2020

Entertainment

TCM to offer 'special home edition' of Classic Film Festival

The TCM Classic Film Festival in Hollywood was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Instead, a "special home edition" of the fest will take place April 16-19, bringing a curated selection of classic films to those stuck at home during the COVID-19 crisis. Movies that will be aired on TCM include "A Star Is Born" (1954), "Some Like It Hot" (1959), "Casablanca" (1942), "Grey Gardens" (1975), "The Lady Vanishes" (1938), "Lawrence of Arabia" (1962) and "The Hustler" (1961). The full lineup is posted online.

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