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Technology

Philly Tech Week will feature 100 events in eight days, starting Friday

Philly Tech Week 2018

Food & Drink

High Street on Market to become pizzeria...for one night only

sharing pizza at restaurant

Food & Drink

Independence Beer Garden returns for fifth season

Independence Beer Garden opening date

Landscaping

Part of Independence Mall to be roped off through May during lawn rehab

Carroll - Hoagie Fest Independence Mall American Flag

Food & Drink

Don't miss $1 empanada happy hour at Cuba Libre

Empanada

Food & Drink

Old City's Shane Confectionery offering buttercream egg decorating classes

Shane Confectionery Buttercream Easter Egg

Food & Drink

High Street's Sandwich Battle is a mashup of March Madness, 'Chopped'

Carroll - High Street on Market

Food & Drink

Red Owl Tavern's non-traditional happy hour starts at 7

Red Owl Tavern

Valentine's Day

Destroy your ex and get a free drink at the Bourse this Valentine's Day

bourse bluebird distilling valentine's day

Government

Independence Visitor Center reducing hours to offset expenses during government shutdown

Carroll - Independence Hall

Fire

Old City apartment building evacuated following two-alarm fire

front street old city fire

Discussions

Experts to teach 5-minute lessons on sustainability

cotton plant

Streets

Philly considers protected bike lanes from Northern Liberties to Old City

Stock_Carroll - Bike Lanes University City

History

244-year-old Philly newspaper, found at New Jersey Goodwill, headed to Old City

join or die ben franklin snake

Food & Drink

Royal Boucherie extends popular $2 martini special

Martini at Royal Boucherie

New Year's Eve

Photos: NYE at the Stratus Lounge

Dillon - Stratus Lounge

Food & Drink

CBD-infused dinner, drinks and brunch coming to Old City

Ardiente brunch cocktails

Wawa

Wawa previews its biggest store ever

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Food & Drink

Old City crab shack Nauti Mermaid adds $2 mimosas, brunch cocktails to its menu

Bottomless crabs and booze coming to Old City’s Nauti Mermaid this weekend

Odd News

This 170-year-old listicle details the best and worst Philadelphia brothels

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Alternative Medicine

We tried it: Summit Acupuncture in Old City

Carroll - We Tried It - Summit Acupuncture

Real Estate

One of the 32 historic homes on Elfreth's Alley just went on the market

Elfreth's Alley

Business

Capogiro Gelato announces it’s closing all locations

Capogiro Gelato Closing

Food & Drink

The gigantic Old City Wawa is set to open on Dec. 14

wawa 6th and Chestnut rendering 2

Protests

WATCH: Hundreds of protesters drown out dozens of 'We the People' rally attendees

We the People rally and PushBack protest

Food & Drink

Mamoun’s Falafel offering deal for grand opening in Old City

Mamoun’s Falafel in Old City

Confrontations

Tensions run high ahead of Saturday's 'We the People' Rally in Philly

Carroll - Protests

Openings

PHOTOS: Grand opening celebrations of The Bourse

Carroll - The Bourse grand optning

Holiday

Where to find tree lighting celebrations in Philly and the suburbs

Stock_Carroll - Holiday Decorations, Rittenhouse Square Christmas Tree

Food & Drink

PHOTOS: A first look at the completely-reimagined Bourse Marketplace

Carroll - The Philadelphia Bourse

Food & Drink

Where to eat, drink and watch the Eagles play Sunday morning in London

stats on 17 rittenhouse sports bar

Development

Franklin Square's 180-year-old fountain is getting update with music, LED lights and dancing water

franklin fountain music light show

Festivals

This weekend is full of festivals – here's where to go

Midtown Village Fall Festival

Transportation

Bike lanes on Market Street and a Wawa near Platt Bridge among projects included in state funding announcement

Carroll - Market Street Bike Lane

Festivals

Old City Fest is a celebration of the neighborhood's food, drink, art and shopping

Old City Fest

Performances

PHOTOS: Tony Award-winning 'Once' at the Arden Theatre

Carroll - ONCE Rehearsal at Arden Theatre

Real Estate

Old City’s Painted Bride building denied protection via historic designation

painted bride center

Food & Drink

Art in the Age offers an early toast to fall with Maplejack apple brandy

maplejack brandy art in the age

Odd News

Han Dynasty takes Eagles spirit to new heights

The modified Han Dynasty sign

Food & Drink

Shane Confectionery's ice cream social is for serious chocolate lovers only

Chocolate Ice Cream from Shane Confectionery

Arts & Culture

Hear stories from dozens of historical sites and landmarks in one evening

Museum of the American Revolution

Food & Drink

Restaurant in Philly to pay it forward by picking up tab for lucky diners

Karma in Old City

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