South Philly News

Beautification planned for Avenue of the Arts

A $100 million beautification project was announced along South Broad Street, bringing new greenery, lighting and public art to a 10-block stretch from City Hall to Washington Avenue. The leadership...

$1 Crabfries Friday at Chickie’s, proceeds to FOP Survivors Fund

Chickie's & Pete's on Friday will hold its 11th annual Crabfries® for Heroes, with Crabfries $1 at participating locations. The event is a celebration of National French Fry Day. All...

Passyunk Passeggiata now on Thursdays

An Italian-style happy hour with more than 40 participating restaurants and retail shops has taken over East Passyunk Avenue on Thursday nights this summer. The...

Give Miss Cleo a call

Cleo is a sweet, 1-year-old spayed female collie mix who weighs 35 pounds. She was on the run for three months before she was...

Around Town

Colasante receives honor South Philly native Dom Colasante, CEO and co-founder of 2X, was recently recognized by EY as a Greater Philadelphia Entrepreneur of the Year. The...

Southwark cafeteria manager honored

Longtime Southwark School employee Elizabeth James was honored for decades of service. Community members, friends and officials gathered at the Bok Building last month to...

Community Calendar

July 10 Witness to Revolution: The Unlikely Travels of Washington's Tent Museum of the American Revolution, 101 S. 3rd St. Through Jan. 5, 2025. 11...

An outdoor puzzle adventure in Bella Vista

Attention secret agent, you have been selected for a very important mission right here in South Philadelphia.  The challenge has been brought forth by local...

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