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Music

Jazmine Sullivan, Questlove among several 2022 Grammy Award nominees with ties to Philly

2022 Grammy Awards nominees

Entertainment

Will Smith's first Academy Award win overshadowed by confrontation with Chris Rock

Will Smith Chris Rock Oscars

Movies

Which Oscar nominated movies are must-sees before the Academy Awards? Here's what our staff recommends

2022 Oscars movies

Transportation

SEPTA receives $9.8 million grant for construction of two bus facilities in South Philly

SEPTA South Philly Transportation Centers

Entertainment

Will Smith wins two more awards for 'King Richard.' Is an Oscar finally next?

Will Smith King Richard

Entertainment

Will Smith, Kate Winslet among winners at 2022 Screen Actors Guild Awards

2022 SAG Award winners

Food & Drink

Philadelphia semifinalists for 2022 James Beard Awards include Ellen Yin, Friday Saturday Sunday

Fork Restaurant

Food & Drink

Camden soul food restaurant Corinne's Place honored by James Beard Foundation

Corinne's Place James Beard

Entertainment

Will Smith, Questlove, Adam McKay among nominees for 2022 Academy Awards

2022 Academy Awards Oscar nominations

Movies

Will Smith, Adam McKay, Questlove among nominees for British Academy Film Awards

Will Smith BAFTA

Entertainment

Will Smith, Jazmine Sullivan, Questlove among nominees for NAACP Image Awards

Jazmine Sullivan NAACP Image

Movies

Will Smith, Adam McKay, Questlove's 'Summer of Soul' among AAFCA Award winners

Will Smith King Richard

Entertainment

'Mare of Easttown' earns four Screen Actors Guild Award nominations

2022 Screen Actors Guild Awards nominees

Movies

Questlove's 'Summer of Soul' added to shortlist for Oscars

Questlove Oscars Shortlist

Entertainment

'Mare of Easttown' earns pair of Golden Globe Award nominations

2022 Golden Globe Award nominations

Movies

Kevin Hart wins People's Choice Award for 'Fatherhood' performance

TV

'Mare of Easttown' scores five Critics' Choice nominations

Mare of Easttown Critics Choice

Prevention

Franklin Institute to honor Penn researchers who played vital role in developing COVID-19 vaccines

Franklin Institute Awards Drew Weissman Katalin Karikó

Music

Jazmine Sullivan nominated for six BET Soul Train Awards

Jazmine Sullivan Soul Train Awards

Music

Taylor Swift wins record-setting fourth best pop album for 'Evermore' at 2021 American Music Awards

Taylor Swift 2021 American Music Awards

Celebrities

Questlove directs Jay-Z's star-studded Hall of Fame induction

Movies

Questlove sweeps Critics Choice documentary awards with 'Summer of Soul'

Environment

13 Philly schools recognized for green schoolyards

School District Water Department

Music

Taylor Swift, Jazmine Sullivan nominated for 2021 American Music Awards

TV

Leslie Odom Jr. stars in 'Broadway's Back' live music event at Tony Awards

Leslie Odom Jr. Tony Awards

Education

Seven Philly-area schools named National Blue Ribbon winners

National Blue Ribbon schools

TV

'Mare of Easttown' shines at Emmy Awards with wins in three acting categories

Emmy Awards Mare of Easttown

TV

'Mare of Easttown' could be in for special night at the Emmy Awards

Emmys Mare of Easttown

Music

Taylor Swift, Pink among 2021 MTV Video Music Award nominees

TV

SopranosCon returns to Atlantic City under rebranded 'MobMovieCon'

SopranosCon

Food & Drink

Philly's Kurt Evans wins Champions of Change award

Champions of Change winners

Arts & Culture

Patti Smith, Ron Jaworski among 2021 N.J. Hall of Fame inductees

Government

City Honors Black Doctors COVID-19 Consortium with Magis Award

Black Doctor's COVID Consortium Magis Award

Music

Jazmine Sullivan wins Album of the Year for 'Heaux Tales' at 2021 BET Awards

Music

Pink honored with Icon Award at 2021 Billboard Music Awards

TV

'Queer Eye' special featuring Gritty makeover earns Webby Award

Queer Eye Gritty Webby Award

Food & Drink

Laser Wolf named one of the best new restaurants in the world by Condé Nast Traveler

Laser Wolf Condé Nast Traveler Hot List

Arts & Culture

2021 N.J. Hall of Fame nominees include Rocker Patti Smith, director Brian DePalma, former Eagles QB Ron Jaworksi

Music

Bruce Springsteen to be awarded Woody Guthrie Prize for continuing the late artist's legacy

Bruce Springsteen Woody Guthrie Prize

Education

Central High School senior wins national award for community service, academic achievement

Sheyla Street Central High

Education

Philly school district staffer named 'Pennsylvania School Nurse of the Year'

philly school nurse award

Music

Taylor Swift wins Album of the Year for 'Folklore' as female artists dominate 2021 Grammy Awards

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