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Authors

Philly native interviewed by Dave Eggers about the 2020 election called downtown demonstrations 'ridiculous'

dave eggers philly woman

Food & Drink

Curiosity Doughnuts pop-up coming to East Passyunk Avenue

Curiosity Doughnuts

Business

John's Roast Pork shuts down until further notice, citing COVID-19

John's Roast Pork COVID-19

Holiday

'Winter on Broad Street' is a new holiday attraction outside the Wells Fargo Center

Winter on Broad

Food & Drink

Porcos and Small Oven Pastry Shop now sell cakes

Porcos cakes

Music

Pearl Jam releasing new video of legendary Philly concert for band's anniversary

pearl jam anniversary stream

Festivals

Dine, shop on East Passyunk Avenue during Harvest Celebration

Cantina Los Caballitos in East Passyunk

Police

15-year-old boy killed in South Philly double shooting

teens double shooting south.

Food & Drink

Greenwood Supper Club begins pop-up at Bok Bar in South Philly

greenwood bok bar

Roadwork

Philly unveils final layout for Washington Avenue improvement project

Washington Avenue Main

Courts

Man gets prison time for fatally punching dog walker at South Philly park

Oropeza Sentenced Dog

Road Closures

Philly announces home-game road closures to prevent Eagles tailgating

Eagles Tailgating Closures

Art Installations

Six new public art installations added to Navy Yard by Group X

M.I.M.O.S.A. at Navy Yard

Fundraisers

'A League of Their Own' to be screened at drive-in movie night hosted by PSPCA

'League of Their Own' drive-in movie

Fitness

Yoga on Emmy Squared's rooftop extension combines exercise with pizza

Emmy Squared rooftop opening

Food & Drink

Kalaya chef hosting fine-dining pop-up at Irwin's rooftop restaurant

building bok irwins

Elections

Philly voters likely won't be using Wells Fargo Center, Lincoln Financial Field as polling places

Wells Fargo Center polling location

Food & Drink

Pat's, Geno's selling Budweiser-infused cheesesteaks in September

Philly Cheesesteaks Budweiser

Bookstores

South Philly's A Novel Idea celebrating Independent Bookstore Day

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Food & Drink

Parks on Tap takes over 50,000 square feet of FDR Park

Parks on Tap

Crime

Murder charge filed in case of missing 18-year-old found wrapped in plastic in South Philly basement

maddison leidy murder charges

Controversies

Philly Art Commission votes to remove Christopher Columbus statue from Marconi Plaza

Marconi Columbus removed

Photography

Bring your dog to Bok Bar for a professional photo with the Philly skyline

Doggie photo booth at Bok Bar

Food & Drink

Devil's Den in South Philly to host virtual sour fest through Zoom

Devil's Den

Entertainment

Drive-in movie theater at Philly's Navy Yard to operate daily through October

drive-in theater coming to Navy Yard

Food & Drink

Hardena selling 'not pizza' boxes for takeout

Hardena

Investigations

Tony Luke's cheesesteak shop owners charged in alleged tax evasion scheme

Tony Lukes Main

Food and Drink

Alma Del Mar, restaurant featured on 'Queer Eye,' opens in Italian Market

alma del mar restaurant

Food & Drink

Canceled: Open on the Ave pilot program expands outdoor dining in Passyunk

Outdoor dining on Passyunk Avenue

Food & Drink

Porcos' speciality sandwiches to be served at Garage in South Philly

Porcos at Garage in South Philly

Controversies

Philly declares intent to remove Christopher Columbus statue from Marconi Plaza

Columbus Marconi Philly

Investigations

Philly man charged in attack on photographer at Marconi Plaza

Marconi Punch

Food & Drink

Bok Bar announces when the rooftop beer garden will reopen for the summer

Bok Bar South Philly

Art

Philly's Christopher Columbus statue boxed up until fate determined

columbus statue marconi plaza

Social Media

Family court employee fired after video shows him tearing down Black Lives Matter posters from park fence

Court supervisor fired

Protests

Mayor Kenney condemns group of people 'protecting' Christopher Columbus statue in South Philly

Christopher Columbus statue South Philly

Murals

Frank Rizzo mural in South Philly officially comes down, painted over with blank canvas

Frank Rizzo mural italian market

Investigations

Teen charged in attempted South Philly gun shop burglary that left suspect dead

South Philly burglary

Murals

Frank Rizzo mural in Italian Market to be removed, replaced with new artwork

Frank Rizzo mural

Investigations

South Philly gun shop owner opens fire on potential looters, killing one

Philly gun shop shooting

Investigations

Off-duty police lieutenant shot inside South Philly CVS

South philly police shooting

Food & Drink

Popular Malaysian restaurant Saté Kampar on East Passyunk closes, citing lease issue

Sate Kampar COVID

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