This latest edition of “The Philadelphia Roundup” is liable to catch your attention.
This applies to if you are a fan of music, awards, history, or food.
Here are some cool Philly-centric briefs.
Philly Musicians Represented Among Nominations
Among this year’s nominees with Philly ties include Black Thought, the Philadelphia Orchestra, Adam Blackstone, and Lucy Dacus.
Read more about the 2024 Grammy nominees at The Philadelphia Inquirer.
Eagles’ Lane Johnson’s Involvement With Gold Star Family Initiative
He particularly wants to be of service to those who service others.
To this end, Johnson regularly invites a Gold Star recipient to Eagles games throughout the season as a way to show gratitude.
A 50-Year Return to China
The Philadelphia Orchestra took a history-making trip to China in 1973 and five decades a group of 13 orchestra members are marking the anniversary of the trip with another, writes Ken Moritsugu for Yahoo.
The goal this time around, like the first one, is to try and bring the United States and China closer together in the midst of current political disagreements.
While the world is a very different place and the orchestra is very different today than it was then, some things remain the same.
Read more about the Philadelphia Orchestra’s upcoming China visit in Yahoo.
Are You a Cheese Lover?
The company has decided to assemble its award-winning cheeses into a Thanksgiving Cheese Box.
Read more about how the company is honoring cheese at The Philadelphia Inquirer.