The Oval opens on the Parkway

Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Commissioner Susan Slawson, with the Parkway Council, announced that The Oval has once again...

$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...

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...

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 East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement...

Sports

Eagles defense has a handful of things that need to go right

Of all the things that went wrong for the Eagles at the end of last season, the disintegration of the defense was the most...

Eagles success could hinge on these 5 guys

We’ve ripped June off the calendar and that means that Eagles training camp is just weeks away. While we all wait, it’s safe to dream...

Arts & Entertainment

Crime

Lt. Gov. Davis hails gun violence efforts

In Harrisburg last week, Lt. Governor Austin Davis hosted a roundtable discussion with local and state leaders, representatives of law enforcement, community organizations and...

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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...

Eagles defense has a handful of things that need to go right

Of all the things that went wrong for the Eagles at the end of last season, the disintegration of the defense was the most...

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...

Author’s new book looks to hit home

Alyssa Reynoso-Morris Photo credit: Eissell Fernandez If there were a book written about Alyssa Reynoso-Morris, it might be titled, From English Language Learner to Award-Winning Published...

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