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WWII memories and South Philly’s Italian-American heritage explored in family memoir

WWII Italians South Philly


Enter your dog into a fashion show during East Passyunk's pet-friendly festival

East Passyunk Dog Fashion

Food & Drink

Philly bakery owner Emily Riddell named one of Food & Wine's Best New Chefs

Emily Riddell Machine Shop


Bok Building's newest tenant, Baby Tooth, to sell local art collections as part of mutual aid effort

Baby Tooth Bok Building

Food & Drink

60 restaurants to compete in Philly Burger Brawl; help crown the best

Burger Brawl


Road closures to begin on Washington Avenue as long-awaited construction project gets underway

Washington Avenue Construction

Food & Drink

Sample from 100 whiskey varieties during Twisted Tail's tasting next month

Whiskey Bonanza


Teen is a person of interest in fatal stabbing of 64-year-old relative, Philly police say

South Philly Stabbing


Bok Building to open rooftop soccer field with goal of increasing community sports centers

U90 Soccer Center Bok


Mother of musician killed at Wawa in South Philly files wrongful death lawsuit

Roger Segal Wawa Lawsuit


Fire at Jim's Steaks brought under control on South Street

Jim's Steaks Fire


Meek Mill to release 10 new mixtapes without major label support

Food & Drink

Philly Cheese School opens brick-and-mortar classroom in South Philly

Philly Cheese School


South Philly Barbacoa to host block party with free food to celebrate James Beard Award

South Philly Barbacoa

Food & Drink

New lunch lady-inspired menu at MilkBoy South Street features different meal each day

MilkBoy South Street

Food & Drink

Creators of 'Dumpster Juice' at Bloomsday Cafe to open city's first 'vermouthery' in South Philly



Ralph Dispigno Jr., longtime owner of beloved South Philly Italian restaurant, dies at 93

Ralph's Italian Restaurant Obit


Philadelphia police searching for suspect in sexual assault on Broad Street Line

Police Sexual Assault

Food & Drink

The Dutch to debut three-course tasting menu with returning favorites from Fond

The Dutch Dinner


Celebrate Bastille Day in Philadelphia with a French DJ set, block party and food deals

Bastille Day

Food & Drink

Original Tony Luke's cheesesteak shop in South Philly to change name

Tony Lukes Name Change


Black Doctors Row in Graduate Hospital becomes first Black historic district in Philadelphia

Black Doctors Row


Pop-up festival at Xfinity Live! features snow, snowboardings, and tons of beer samples

Gilson Snow Day

Food & Drink

Termini family opens ice cream and pastry shop at former Mr. Joe's Cafe location

Termini Nonna and Pops


East Passyunk Car Show returns to celebrate 15th year with live music, street vendors

Car Show East Passyunk


Navy Yard's $6 billion plan seeks to create the residential community its owners have wanted for two decades

Navy Yard Plan

Food & Drink

New Mexican restaurant in South Philly to preview menu at the Museum of Art

El Chingon Cemita


Residential tower replaces Virgin Hotel in proposal for South Broad Street development

Broad Lombard Tower


Philadelphia Film Society to host free outdoor movie screenings this summer

Movies on the Block

Food & Drink

Stina Pizzeria's next monthly charity dinner to feature collaborative Indonesian menu

Stina Pride Month


Two men in custody in South Street mass shooting, officials say

South Street shooting victims


3 people dead, at least 11 others injured after shooting on South Street

South Street Shooting


Odunde Festival returns to South Philadelphia with food, vendors and live performances

2022 Odunde Festival


What to expect at the 2022 Philadelphia Flower Show at FDR Park

PHS Flower Show

Food & Drink

Sabrina's Cafe to open Graduate Hospital location at former Honey's Sit 'N Eat

Sabrina's Cafe Graduate Hospital

Children's Health

Why was South Philly's night sky purple on Thursday? For a young girl and the rare condition that took her life

Philly Pink Sky Mila


Garden Days return to East Passyunk with pop-up shops, classes and drink specials

East Passyunk Garden Days

Food & Drink

Hawthornes' Block Party returns to South Philly with live music, tons of local beer

Hawthornes Cafe Block Party


Man arrested in theft of Hyundai, Kia cars from shipment at South Philly rail yard

Hyundai Vehicles Stolen Philly


Bobby Rydell, 'Wild One' singer and 'Bye, Bye Birdie' star, dies at 79


Flavors on the Avenue returns to East Passyunk with street food and live music

Flavors on the Avenue


Two Pennsylvania state troopers, civilian killed in crash on I-95, police say

State Troopers I-95