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After 30 years in pizza, this family from Italy is betting big on Fishtown

Casimira is certain about Joe’s at 16th and Sansom. The popular slice parlor just celebrated its 30th anniversary, meaning it launched under that name not long before the couple met there — she as a customer stopping by and he slinging dough behind the counter, fresh off the boat from Sicily.

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The dining room at the corner of Gaul and York is huge, and though it’s appointed with hardwood tables and decored with lots of...

    After 30 years in pizza, this family from Italy is betting big on Fishtown
    The Villicos have run Joe's in Center City since 1987, but Medusa Pizzeria is their new pride and joy. Medusa Pizzeria owner Ernesto Villico was grinning, though you could hardly tell because of the giant orb of fresh mozzarella he'd shoved in his mouth as a joke.
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Jawdropper of the Week: A Summer Palace in Longport for $6.999M

“Fortress Point,” 117 S. 17th Ave., Longport, N.J. 08403 | Images via Dorothy & Company – BHHS Fox & Roach Realtors

    Jawdropper of the Week: A Summer Palace in Longport for $6.999M - Philadelphia Magazine
    This home's clad in brick and brownstone, not marble, but it too is a summer "cottage" like nothing you've ever seen at the Jersey shore. And here we'd thought we'd seen everything when we came across the tale of the "Little Marble House" in Avalon.
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5 days ago

Where Can I Recycle Denim?

...and receive $20 for a new pair of jeans. Local stores: <strong>Center City</strong> (1716 Walnut Street, Philadelphia); <strong>Suburban Square</strong> (95 Coulter Ave, Ardmore) and <strong>King of Prussia</strong...

    Where Can I Recycle Denim?
    Jeans are a well-loved wardrobe staple. But what happens when your jeans get to a point of no return? But when it comes to recycling denim, what do you do? This sounds like another big question for...
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Aug 15

The Best Bachelorette Party Ideas in Philly

Marathon Grill, 121 S. 16th Street – Right in the heart of the city, it’s the perfect place to eat before shopping in Rittenhouse Square. This casual options offers brunch options like the fan-favorite cookie dough pancakes.

Coda, 1712 Walnut Street – Located in the heart of Rittenhouse Square, this nightclub is a great venue for non-stop dancing. Check their schedule for live entertainment and talented DJs across all types of music genres.

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Amada, 217-219 Chestnut Street – This posh Old City Garces restaurant is the perfect place for traditional spanish tapas or small plates to share. They offer a $27 brunch, which is ideal for the many options and quality food.

Bardot Cafe, 447 Poplar Street – Enjoy the great food along with the highly-raved cocktail bar. Relax in the intimate ambiance with great specials and wonderful service.

Nail Bar, 133 South 18th Street – Kick up your heels while relaxing in a soothing massage chair. The service here is impeccable, especially with a glass of complimentary wine or champagne. Plus, your mani/pedi is guaranteed to be long lasting.

In-Room Hotel Service at Hotel Monaco, 433 Chestnut Street – There’s nothing better than the spa coming straight to you! With this impeccable service at the posh Hotel Monaco, you’re destined to feel pampered.

Sonesta Philadelphia Rittenhouse Square, 1800 Market Street – Enjoy the skyline view of Center City from this rooftop. The pool is available to hotel guests or exclusive parties for 10+ people.

Wyndham Philadelphia Historic District, 400 Arch Street – Located in Old City, this rooftop pool is just steps away from the charming cobblestone streets. Open seasonally, it’s the perfect warm weather getaway inside the city.

Rumor, 1500 Sansom Street – Enjoy the luxury of multiple experiences under one roof. This modern upscale club features multiple dance floors and bars. Each dance floor accommodates the different music for all guests.

    The Best Bachelorette Party Ideas in Philly | Philly PR Girl
    Before saying "I do," it's only right to have a proper pre-wedding celebration. Bachelorette parties signify new beginnings with the girlfriends that have been by your side through it all. The best part is while you're planning the wedding, you can expect your MOH to do the heavy lifting for
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Aug 15

The 9/11 Heroes 5K Run In Philadelphia!

...St entrance) and Friday, September 8 from 11 am to 7 pm at Philadelphia Runner (1601 Sansom St). Same day registration and packet pick-up will be held at the race site from...

    The 9/11 Heroes 5K Run In Philadelphia!
    The 9/11 Heroes Run activates and unites communities to honor the sacrifices of those heroes from September 11th and the wars since, to include veterans, active duty, first responders, and families of the fallen. The 9/11 Heroes Run 5K +1M fun run/walk welcomes runners and walkers of all levels and of all ages, volunteers, friends, and family.
    http://www.myphillyalive.com

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Aug 14

The Best of Philly Special

132 S 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

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401 E. City Avenue, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

1623 East Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

1234 Locust St., Philadelphia, PA 19107

200 E. Girard Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19125

1801 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146

102 S 21st St., Philadelphia, PA 19103

701 S 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

705 S 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

1716 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19103

1901 South 9th Street, 8th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19148

1516 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

642 Lancaster Ave, Berwyn, PA 19312

2711 W Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130

25 E. Allen Street, Philadelphia, Pa 19123

261 S 21st St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

743 S 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

2034 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

1165 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

1800 Federal Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146

4369 Main Street, Philadelphia, Pa 19127

2218 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

2053 S Beechwood St, Philadelphia, PA 19145

2135 N 63rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19151

4830 Woodland Ave, Philadelphia PA, 19143

47 E Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003

712-14 South Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

533 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123

725 Chestnut Street

2116 Chestnut Street

8133 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118

1632 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

135 N. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA

709 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

1822 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

1829 E. Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

101 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

1525 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

20 South 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

1312 Spruce Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107

1500 Walnut St #408, Philadelphia, PA 19102

8229 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia,PA 19118

    WATCH: FYI Philly's 2017 Best of Philly Special
    This weekend on FYI Philly, Philadelphia Magazine has released its annual Best of Philly issue, and we're celebrating the winners in food, fashion, fitness and fun. FYI Philly airs Saturdays at 7 p.m. and encores Sundays at midnight. Here are the details on this week's features: Philadelphia Magazine has come out with its annual Best of Philly issue...
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Aug 11

The Best of Philly Special

132 S 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

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401 E. City Avenue, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

1623 East Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

1234 Locust St., Philadelphia, PA 19107

200 E. Girard Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19125

1801 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146

102 S 21st St., Philadelphia, PA 19103

1716 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19103

1901 South 9th Street, 8th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19148

1516 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

642 Lancaster Ave, Berwyn, PA 19312

2711 W Girard Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130

25 E. Allen Street, Philadelphia, Pa 19123

261 S 21st St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

743 S 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

2034 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

1165 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

1800 Federal Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146

4369 Main Street, Philadelphia, Pa 19127

2218 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

2053 S Beechwood St, Philadelphia, PA 19145

2135 N 63rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19151

4830 Woodland Ave, Philadelphia PA, 19143

47 E Lancaster Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003

712-14 South Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

533 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123

725 Chestnut Street

2116 Chestnut Street

8133 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118

1632 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

135 N. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA

709 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

1822 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

1829 E. Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

101 S 3rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

1525 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

20 South 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

1312 Spruce Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107

1500 Walnut St #408, Philadelphia, PA 19102

8229 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia,PA 19118

    FYI Philly: 2017 Best of Philly Special
    This weekend on FYI Philly, Philadelphia Magazine has released its annual Best of Philly issue, and we're celebrating the winners in food, fashion, fitness and fun. FYI Philly airs Saturdays at 7 p.m. and encores Sundays at midnight. Here are the details on this week's features: Philadelphia Magazine has come out with its annual Best of Philly issue...
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Aug 09

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Aug 08

Pixs: A Midsummer’s Eve Celebrating Life, Love, and Tu B’Av

Allison Richman, Carly Richman, Dr. Jessica Isaacs and Lauren Dranoff. Next up for Lauren and her friend, they’re headed to Game of Thrones Trivia Night at Pizzeria Vetri (1615 Chancellor Street, Philadelphia) 8/22

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1521 Locust Street

1426-28 Chestnut Street

    Pixs: A Midsummer's Eve Celebrating Life, Love, and Tu B'Av | Philly Chit Chat
    Throughout the year the Young Friends of NMAJH host various friend networking events, happy hours, outings, education sessions as well as at least two mixers as our parents used to call them - dances. One of them is the for...
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Aug 05

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Aug 04

Touring Philly's immersive outdoor and thriving vegan scene

121 S. 17th Street, Philadelphia

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300 S Broad Street, Philadelphia

1001 N. Delaware Ave, Philadelphia

129 South 30th Street, Philadelphia

39th and Walnut Street, Philadelphia

433 Chestnut Street

1001 North 2nd Street, Philadelphia

990 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19123

208 York Rd, Jenkintown

1526 Sansom Street, Philadelphia

2001 Pennsylvania Ave, Philadelphia

124 S 19th Street, Philadelphia

1221 Locust St., Philadelphia

126 S 19th Street, Philadelphia

1112 Locust St, Philadelphia

2101 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

150 Main Street, King of Prussia

271 North 21st Street, Philadelphia

100 S. Broad Street, Suite 100, Philadelphia

5201 Parkside Avenue | Fairmount Park - Philadelphia

350 E. Erie Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19134

1546 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19125

    FYI Philly: Touring Philly's immersive outdoor and thriving vegan scene
    This weekend on FYI Philly, it's the last gasp before fall. So we're rounding up six ways to get outside and enjoy what's left of summer, with fun in the sun for kids and adults. Then, we tour new spots for craft beer and some brews of a different kind.
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Aug 03

12 Philly Fitness and Foodie Openings to Be Excited About Now

1625 Walnut Street, Rittenhouse.

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1729 Chestnut Street, Rittenhouse.

1713 South 12th Street, East Passyunk.

2116 Chestnut Street, Rittenhouse.

1601 Market Street, Center City.

...another Center City location, just a few blocks from its Rittenhouse location. It’s at 16th and Market which makes it a very convenient spot to grab a pre-train dinner salad on...

    12 Philly Fitness and Foodie Openings to Be Excited About Now
    It has been a busy season for the fitness scene. Guys, good news for all of you who are bored with your workout and lunch-salad spots: It has been quite the busy season for Philly's fitness and foodie scene.
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Jul 28

You may just meet your cofounder at Philly Startup Leaders’ bootcamp

Yarden said this year the organization is trying ot make it “more competitive” to have access to the programming, which will take place at Benjamin’s Desk’s 1608 Walnut St. location.

    You may just meet your cofounder at Philly Startup Leaders' bootcamp - Technical.ly Philly
    Philly Startup Leaders is gearing up to start the fourth iteration of its Startup Bootcamp program: a 90-day crash course on starting a business. The program features mentorship and guidance from some OG founders like ROAR for Good's Yasmine Mustafa , SmartyPal cofounder Prasanna Krishnan and founder Ted Mann .
    https://technical.ly

Jul 27

Our thanks to honeygrow for their support! Th...

...will be donated to support our fight to break the cycle of poverty + homelessness. - honeygrow 110 S 16th St (Rittenhouse) - honeygrow 15 S 11th St (Midtown Village) - honeygrow 3731 Wanut St (Penn) - honeygrow 1601...

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...fight to break the cycle of poverty + homelessness. - honeygrow 110 S 16th St (Rittenhouse) - honeygrow 15 S 11th St (Midtown Village) - honeygrow 3731 Wanut St (Penn) - honeygrow 1601 N Broad St (Temple...

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Jul 27

Touring Philly's immersive outdoor and thriving vegan scene

121 S. 17th Street, Philadelphia

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300 S Broad Street, Philadelphia

1001 N. Delaware Ave, Philadelphia

129 South 30th Street, Philadelphia

39th and Walnut Street, Philadelphia

433 Chestnut Street

1001 North 2nd Street, Philadelphia

990 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA 19123

208 York Rd, Jenkintown

1526 Sansom Street, Philadelphia

2001 Pennsylvania Ave, Philadelphia

124 S 19th Street, Philadelphia

1221 Locust St., Philadelphia

126 S 19th Street, Philadelphia

1112 Locust St, Philadelphia

2101 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

150 Main Street, King of Prussia

271 North 21st Street, Philadelphia

100 S. Broad Street, Suite 100, Philadelphia

5201 Parkside Avenue | Fairmount Park - Philadelphia

350 E. Erie Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19134

1546 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19125

    Touring Philly's immersive outdoor and thriving vegan scene
    This weekend on FYI Philly, it's the last gasp before fall. So we're rounding up six ways to get outside and enjoy what's left of summer, with fun in the sun for kids and adults. Then, we tour new spots for craft beer and some brews of a different kind.
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Jul 26

Two national dev bootcamps shut down, but these Philly camps aren’t fazed

Launch Academy expanded to Philly following four years of running things in Boston. Though at first it made a smaller splash at Benjamin’s Desk’s 1608 Walnut St. location, the company has now moved into a larger space at BD’s original location at 1701 Walnut St., which can fit up to 20 students.

Launch Academy expanded to Philly following four years of running things in Boston. Though at first it made a smaller splash at Benjamin’s Desk’s 1608 Walnut St. location, the company has now moved into a larger space at BD’s original location at 1701 Walnut St., which can fit up to 20 students.

    Two national dev bootcamps shut down, but these Philly camps aren't fazed - Technical.ly Philly
    In the past 30 days, Iron Yard and Dev Bootcamp have announced they'd be shutting down all their coding schools by the end of the year. Both decisions were ultimately fueled by a rough climate in the coding education space.
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Jul 25

Best of Philly: The 5 Best Friends Your Home Ever Had

...up dust bunnies from under the radiator, even somehow de-stained the bathroom grout: joy! 1700 Sansom Street, Philadelphia | 215-618-2217 | Website

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DIY workshops at Karen Singer Tileworks. At this master tile artist’s workshops at her Germantown studio, you can craft your own address plate, in your choice of styles and colors, so you get exactly what your house longs for. 90 East Church Lane, Philadelphia | 215-849-7010 | Website

...sleek, creative work milks every square inch of potential storage space for all its worth. 3060 West Jefferson Street, Philadelphia | 215-740-7182 | Website

ACS Repair Center. Coffeemaker lost its perk? Vacuum refusing to suck? Your toaster, er, toast? These good people get almost anything working again. Your wallet—and the landfill—will thank you. 6407 Rising Sun Avenue, Philadelphia | 215-725-3112 | Website

    Best of Philly: The 5 Best Friends Your Home Ever Had - Philadelphia Magazine
    Want to spruce up your home or fix some leaky pipes? These handy people will do those things and more for you with aplomb. Need a plumber stat (that's doc-speak for "right now")? Want your friends and neighbors to gush over the way your home looks from the street - or sparkles on the inside?
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Do This: Race to Race Street Pier

So here’s what to expect: The group will depart from Philadelphia Runner (1601 Sansom Street) promptly at 6:30 p.m. From there, Charge’s Charles Scogna will lead the...

The run will end with a replenishing meal at Honeygrow (110 South 16th Street), where all runners will receive 20 percent off of their post-run meal, a la the standard HgRunClub style. Oh, and there will be prizes from Charge, so bring your A game, friends!

    Do This: Race to Race Street Pier
    HgAthletics and Charge Performance and Wellness have some fun in store for you. HgAthletics and Charge Performance and Wellness have teamed up for this month's edition of the HgRunClub, taking place next Tuesday, July 25th, at 6:30 p.m. And let me just say, it's sounds like it's going to be a good one.
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Jul 20

Inside Philly's second Luke's Lobster, opening soon on Market East

The upgrade makes sense. When the Maine and NYC-based company landed in Philadelphia back in 2013, the below-ground shop at 17th and Sansom was just the sixth or seventh outpost. This new one makes 23.

    Inside Philly's second Luke's Lobster, opening soon on Market East
    And how to score a free lobster roll on opening day. When Luke's Lobster opens its second Philly location on Friday, fans who've been to the first one will be wowed by the space. Located at 17 E.
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