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Family-Friendly

Franklin Square's new fountain show to debut soon

Carroll - Franklin Square

Museums

Science History Institute receives rare archive smuggled from Nazi-era Germany

Science Institute rare archive

Investigations

Person falls, dies on Market-Frankford Line tracks at SEPTA stop in Old City

SEPTA MFL 2nd Street Station

Food & Drink

High Street on Market serving pizzeria menu on three nights this summer

High Street on Market bringing back pop-up pizzeria

Fitness

SWEAT Fitness hosting Breakfast Bootcamp at The Bourse on Saturdays

Carroll - The Philadelphia Bourse

Diner En Blanc

Le Dîner en Blanc preview party pics

Dillon - Le Diner en Blanc Preview Party

Food & Drink

More than 50 restaurants participating in this summer's Old City Eats

Baby Buns at The Bourse in Old City

Shopping

Art Star hosting pop-up market at The Bourse

Carroll - The Philadelphia Bourse

Food & Drink

Enjoy rosé wine in Fork's new city rose garden

Fork opening sidewalk rose garden for the summer

Arts & Culture

40 rare 13-star flags to be displayed at Museum of the American Revolution

Carroll - Museum of the American Revolution.

Food & Drink

Franklin Fountain launches ice cream subscriptions, just in time for summer

Franklin Fountain starting subscription service

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

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

Wawa

Wawa previews its biggest store ever

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Odd News

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

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Real Estate

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

Elfreth's Alley

Alternative Medicine

We tried it: Summit Acupuncture in Old City

Carroll - We Tried It - Summit Acupuncture

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

Openings

PHOTOS: Grand opening celebrations of The Bourse

Carroll - The Bourse grand optning

Confrontations

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

Carroll - Protests

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

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