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Music

West Philly musician Pink Sweat$ featured as Apple Music’s newest 'Up Next' artist

Pink Sweat$ Apple Music

Restaurants

Drexel's pay-what-you-wish EAT Cafe closing

0410_EAT Cafe_Drexel University

Crime

Police in West Philly seize about $20,000 in heroin

Police lights arrests crime

Social Media

Arizona real estate agent fired after sending Islamophobic Facebook message to West Philly state rep

Movita Johnson-Harrell Rep

Food & Drink

Philly Shake Shacks have the new, limited-time Cherry Blossom Shake

Cherry Blossom shake shack

Investigations

Two boys hospitalized after 'white powder' found at Philly school

Edward Heston School

Development

Restaurant, hotel rooms headed for mixed-use space in University City

4001-3 chestnut st ucity

Neighborhoods

West Philly's hobbit-door creator fell ill — and then her neighbors stepped in to help

225PeterStathisWestPhillyDoors

Investigations

SEPTA trolley crash with vehicles injures 27 in West Philly

Carroll - Trolley

Food & Drink

Marigold Kitchen is closing in Spruce Hill after nearly 10 years

marigold kitchen

Politics

Darryl Thomas withdraws from West Philly special election consideration

Philly Cuts Barbershop

Food & Drink

The Post, a new beer hall with an arcade in University City, opens this week

the post bar logo

Courts

Larry Krasner’s office looking to reverse plea deal for man who shot West Philly deli owner

Stock_Carroll - Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner

Elections

This West Philly restaurant’s 'get out the vote' PSA is my favorite thing about the midterms

West Philly voting PSA

Universities

Penn's Wharton School plans entrepreneurship building, scholarships with $25 million gift

Penn Wharton

Odd News

Math Twitter is trying to understand the pricing logic on this West Philly wing menu

dannys wok wing menu

Schools

Philly chess teacher wins $10,000 on 'Today' show

Kingsessing Free Library

Food & Drink

First Steve’s Prince of Steaks to serve alcohol opens Friday

Steve's prince of steaks

Development

Philly now home to U.S. Squash national headquarters

Stock_Carroll - Drexel University

SEPTA

SEPTA trolley collision was likely caused by operator's fatigue, repeated doses of Benadryl

Stock_Carroll - SEPTA West Philadelphia Trolley

Murals

Philly’s Mural Arts program is adding the city’s first augmented reality mural

Mural Arts Augmented Reality

Food & Drink

Trolley Car Station diner up and running at 40th Street trolley stop

Trolley Car Station

Food & Drink

Distrito is throwing a fiesta for its 10th anniversary

Distrito

Performances

Free tribute concert in West Philly to pay respect to Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin

Crime

Watch: Police looking for three men who stole ATVs in West Philly

ATV thieves!

Festivals

Lancaster Avenue Jazz Festival is a summer tradition

12th annual Lancaster Avenue Jazz & Arts Festival headliner Tim Warfield

Murals

Will Smith and his mom react to new mural in West Philadelphia

Mural Will Smith YouTube

Race

Man says cops called on family after asking for movie refund

Ashley Jimenez

Crime

Police locate vehicle in hit-and-run that killed 5-year-old in West Philly

West Philly hit-and-run

Murals

This is what the new Will Smith mural looks like

Will Smith

Restaurants

Sprawling, eco-friendly dining hall being built at Philadelphia Zoo

zoo roof top terrace

Festivals

All ages can enjoy free live music at the Clark Park Music and Arts Festival

Clark Park Music and Arts Festival

Food & Drink

Two vegan favorites set to open new West Philly space this summer

Clark Park

Investigations

Man shot dead during pre-prom party in West Philly

Police lights arrests crime

Shopping

Everything's $1 at the Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll

Baltimore Avenue Dollar Stroll

Celebrities

Will Smith tells story of how he became Fresh Prince of Bel Air

Will Smith Fresh Prince

Police

Police ID boy, 6, killed by alleged drunk driver in West Philly

Police lights arrests crime

Education

Philly teacher's poetry takes aim at PSSA tests

Tested Out Poetry Book Jesse Gottschalk

Music

Philly R&B singer Beano French is the next big thing

Carroll - R&B Beano French

Crime

VIDEO: Man snatches 78-year-old's purse; woman leaps onto car's hood in attempt to stop getaway

West Philly purse snatch caught on video

Courts

Delco man accused of shooting Philly cop, pledging ISIS allegiance is convicted

Police_Shooting_Hartnett_Archer

Police: Man sexually assaults woman inside her West Philly apartment

Sexual Assault 3400 Race Street

Videos