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Is Philly Facing a Post-Millennial Rental Crash?

...recently sprouted on two more construction sites: Pearl Properties’ proposed 32-story apartment tower at 1910 Chestnut, and Southern Land Company’s high-rise at 1911 Walnut. The only problem? Finding enough...

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...stream of young people and surges in development to house them all (see: the Griffin, 3737 Chestnut, Dalian on the Park), have reached max millennial potential. Real estate services firm JLL noted...

    Is Philly Facing a Post-Millennial Rental Crash?
    Forecasters say Philly's millennial influx has crested, but developers are still cranking out new apartments. Could we soon see a skyline of dark towers? Our apartment-building engine continues to chug along. Signs of activity recently sprouted on two more construction sites: Pearl Properties' proposed 32-story apartment tower at 1910 Chestnut, and Southern Land Company's high-rise at 1911 Walnut.
    http://www.phillymag.com

21 hours ago

Garth Brooks in Philly, Bobby Brown In Philly and Your Chance to Meet John Oates

...also have a chance to purchase a signed copy. It happens at the Barnes & Noble 1805 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103 (215) 665-0716

1521 Locust Street

1426-28 Chestnut Street

    Garth Brooks in Philly, Bobby Brown In Philly and Your Chance to Meet John Oates | Philly Chit Chat
    Happy Sunday. What a beautiful day on Saturday, the only thing missing was the sun, but hey it was 70ish. So busy these days, we are in full swing of the Spring Social Season and my photographers and I are...
    http://www.phillychitchat.com

31 hours ago

CABARET Couple: Talking to the married stars of a Broadway tour

...award-winning production of CABARET will make its Philadelphia premiere at the Academy of Music [204 S. Broad Street], April 4-9, 2017. Cast members Laura Sheehy (Frenchie, Gorilla) and Ryan DeNardo (Hans, Rudy...

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[Academy of Music 240 S. Broad Street] April 4-9, 2017; kimmelcenter.org.

    CABARET Couple: Talking to the married stars of a Broadway tour
    Roundabout Theater Company's Tony award-winning production of CABARET will make its Philadelphia premiere at the Academy of Music [204 S. Broad Street], April 4-9, 2017. Cast members Laura Sheehy (Frenchie, Gorilla) and Ryan DeNardo (Hans, Rudy) spoke with Phindie about the upcoming production. Tickets at: kimmelcenter.org .
    http://phindie.com

35 hours ago

Coming Soon: Brunch at Harp & Crown

Beginning Saturday, April 1st, spectacular new Center City restaurant Harp & Crown, located at 1525 Sansom Street, will launch Brunch on Saturdays and Sundays.

    Coming Soon: Brunch at Harp & Crown
    Beginning Saturday, April 1st, spectacular new Center City restaurant Harp & Crown, located at 1525 Sansom Street, will launch Brunch on Saturdays and Sundays. Brunch will start at 10:30am and end at 2:30pm, and will be just $35 per person, excluding tax and gratuity.
    http://phillygrub.wordpress.com

35 hours ago

Road Closures and Security Measures for NFL Draft April 26 – 29 – Annotated

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Kelly Drive will be closed at Fairmount Avenue with traffic detoured onto Fairmount Avenue and Pennsylvania Avenue. (TAKE SEPTA AS THIS IS A LOCAL ROAD, runs right in front of my house, and is narrow with lots of traffic backed up. You will be frustrated as hell. )

–   No parking on 2400 Pennsylvania Avenue (south side angle parking only) from 4/5 to 5/8

–   Pennsylvania Avenue between 22nd Street & Fairmount Avenue (south side of street only)

...complex, event-goers should utilize the Broad Street Subway at AT&T Station, located at Broad Street and Pattison Avenue.  Fares can be purchased onsite, and fans are encouraged to purchase their return fare prior...

2027 Fairmount Ave, www.easternstate.org, 215-236-3300

222 North 20th St., www.fi.edu, 215-448-1200

1901 Vine St., www.freelibrary.org, 215-686-5322

    Road Closures and Security Measures for NFL Draft April 26 - 29 - Annotated | Philly Chit Chat
    The exciting NFL DRAFT IS at our doorstep, no really it's at my doorstep and it's a month away and I'm in awe of the road closures. Here is a comprehensive list of ROAD CLOSINGS for the event that is...
    http://www.phillychitchat.com

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2 days ago

Patron Services Associate - Ticket Philadelphia, Kimmel Center, Inc.

1500 Walnut Street, 17th Floor

    Patron Services Associate - Ticket Philadelphia | Philaculture.org
    Provide excellent customer service to all patrons and clients by adhering to the Ticket Philadelphia Standards of Excellence Selling tickets to all client events; accepting subscription orders by telephone and processing ticket exchanges and subscription ticket donations as needed Accurately enter data and process payments Responsible for accurately processing exact
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2 days ago

A New Ar-Rival at the Touraine

Ever been to Rival Brothers Coffee at 24th & Lombard? This little coffee shop has been one of our favorites in the city since they...

...the owners recognized this issue, as they have just opened a larger second location at 1528 Spruce St., in a retail space in the Touraine...

    A New Ar-Rival at the Touraine
    Ever been to Rival Brothers Coffee at 24th & Lombard? This little coffee shop has been one of our favorites in the city since they opened back in 2014, in a space that was previously occupied by Taste Buds Market. They roast their own coffee, offer pastries from High Street, and have a limited number of sandwichy options.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

2 days ago

The New Rival Bros. Coffee Bar is Tall, Dark and Handsome

At 6 a.m. this morning, Damien Pileggi and Jonathan Adams opened up their second Rival Bros. coffee bar inside the Touraine (1528 Spruce Street) and it’s straight-up stunning.

    The New Rival Bros. Coffee Bar is Tall, Dark and Handsome - Philadelphia Magazine
    Take a tour of Jonathan Adams and Damien Pileggi's new Rittenhouse cafe. At 6 a.m. this morning, Damien Pileggi and Jonathan Adams opened up their second Rival Bros. coffee bar inside the Touraine (1528 Spruce Street) and it's straight-up stunning.
    http://www.phillymag.com

2 days ago

Rival Bros. Coffee Opens a Second Location

...Pileggi opened their second brick and mortar location this morning, in the Touraine building at 1528 Spruce Street. They’ll be serving up espresso, brewed-to-order coffee, cold brew and nitro brew...

...machine. The food options are similar to what’s on the menu at the smaller 24th and Lombard location, including pastries and bread (by the slice or whole loaves) from High Street on...

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The owners are also still working on what was going to be a second Rival Bros. location, and will now be the third, at 11th and Tasker streets. There’s no opening date yet, but it could be later this year.

    Rival Bros. Coffee Opens a Second Location
    A third is on the way
    http://philly.eater.com

2 days ago

A.C. Moore to Open Flagship Store in Center City Next Month

302 S Hicks Street, Philadelphia, Center City , 39.9471899, -75.16702069999997

And as previously announced, its location at 100 South Broad Street (the former F.Y.E. space) is the national chain’s first urban location ever.

The location at Broad and Chestnut on the Avenue of the Arts is one of downtown’s busiest spots, and the...

    A.C. Moore to Open Flagship Store in Center City Next Month
    Here are the deals they'll be offering to celebrate. Just in time for spring, arts and crafts store A.C. Moore just confirmed an opening date for its Center City flagship location. The 27,000-square-foot store will open its doors to customers on April 11th. And as previously announced, its location at 100 South Broad Street (the former F.Y.E.
    http://www.phillymag.com

2 days ago

LGBTQ Event of the Week: POSSE’s The Greatest Show on Earth!

302 S Hicks Street, Philadelphia, Center City , 39.9471899, -75.16702069999997

...event kicks off at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 25th, at Coda Nightclub, 1712 Walnut Street. Admission is free...

Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus’ Philly Made: 8 p.m. at Prince Theatre, 1412 Chestnut Street.

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Black-Tie GayBINGO! 2017: 6:30 p.m. at Loews Philadelphia Hotel, 1200 Market Street.

    LGBTQ Event of the Week
    Plus other awesome events worthy of your attendance. For its advocacy and Cirque du Soleil appeal, this week's LGBTQ event of the week is POSSE's The Greatest Show on Earth!. Come enjoy an epic live showcase as members from the House and Ballroom Community (HBC) compete for more $3,000 in grand prizes in 22 categories, including vogue, runway, and fashion entertainment.
    http://www.phillymag.com

2 days ago

Are the Eagles Going to Wear Kelly Green Again?

302 S Hicks Street, Philadelphia, Center City , 39.9471899, -75.16702069999997

    Are the Eagles Going to Wear Kelly Green Again?
    The Eagles are looking to change an NFL rule that would allow the team to wear kelly green alternate jerseys. Are the Eagles going to bring back kelly green as a third jersey? The Inquirer's Zach Berman has a report today about one NFL rule change the Eagles are proposing at the annual owners' meetings next week.
    http://www.phillymag.com

2 days ago

DIY Network Hopes You’ll Flip Over Its Newest Show

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The pilot episode, which airs on DIY Network tomorrow (Saturday, March 25) at 8 p.m., features her work on 1042 Tasker Street in East Passyunk. Tune in, and let DIY know what you think afterwards: the show will be picked up by the channel based on how well the pilot does.

    DIY Network Hopes You'll Flip Over Its Newest Show
    Opera singer-turned-contractor Rachel Street takes would-be renovators inside her projects on "Philly Street Flippin'." Looking to add a little flair to your tired rowhome? You might want to engage the services of Rachel Street, owner of Hestia Construction LLC. Or you might want to learn how she does it by tuning into her new TV show, "Philly Street Flippin'."
    http://www.phillymag.com

2 days ago

Inis Nua Theatre Company Presents American Premiere Of Swallow By Stef Smith

302 S Hicks Street, Philadelphia, Center City , 39.9471899, -75.16702069999997

...of twenty-first century magic realism.” Swallow opens at the Proscenium Theater at The Drake (302 South Hicks Street) on April 28th, with preview performances on April 26th and 27th...

...South Hicks Street. South Hicks Street is right next to The Drake apartment building at 1512 Spruce Street...

300-353 S. Hicks St.

    Inis Nua Theatre Company Presents American Premiere Of Swallow By Stef Smith
    Inis Nua Theatre Company ends the 2016-2017 mainstage season with the American premiere of Swallow by Stef Smith. From Scotland, Swallow follows three lives intricately connected and the quiet, traumatic struggles of being human. Swallow was a 2015 Fringe First Winner and received the Scottish Arts Club Theatre Award.
    http://phillyinfocus.com

2 days ago

Komen Philadelphia hosted its More Than Pink Party Distributes Funding

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    Komen Philadelphia hosted its More Than Pink Party Distributes Funding | Philly Chit Chat
    March 24, 2017 by HughE Dillon Komen Philadelphia hosted its More Than Pink Party at Cescaphe's Vie last month. It's crazy how time escapes us. I published these photos in other outlets, but I wanted to pay personal attention to this event as it was informative and fun to "follow the money" that is donated by you, and sponsors.
    http://www.phillychitchat.com

2 days ago

Rare Frank Furness home in Rittenhouse Square now $2.15M

...time in 60 years. Located right on the edge of the Rittenhouse Square boundary at 22nd and Spruce streets, the home is currently set up as an apartment building with eight units. But...

2134 Spruce Street [Kerry McCaw, Long & Foster-Philadelphia]

    Ornate Frank Furness home in Rittenhouse Square now $2.15M
    The historic home is now $245,000 cheaper after originally listing for $2,395,000 in October 2016.
    http://philly.curbed.com

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500 Walnut is Philly's priciest property in history, and it's almost ready for move-in

The closest any building comes to equaling 500 Walnut is 1706 Rittenhouse, another Scannapieco Development Corporation production and at one point home to Cliff Lee. Its penthouse...

    500 Walnut is Philly's priciest property in history, and it's almost ready for move-in
    During the early days of 500 Walnut, Philadelphians thought the building was so nice it could attract Beyonce and Jay-Z. A local real estate agent reported on his blog two years ago that America's power couple would be purchasing the penthouse of this property overlooking Independence Hall, and for about a day the internet went bananas.
    https://billypenn.com

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Updated March 23th

Mar. 29-         Nonprofit Fundraiser for 290 Pennsylvanians killed in Iraq and Afghanistan Memorial is hosted at Law Offices of Bochetto & Lentz, 1524 Locust St., 5-7:30 p.m. For info: Dave Henderson (215) 350-8855.

Mar. 30-         Councilman Bill Greenlee celebrates Birthday at Plays & Players Theater, 1714 Delancey Pl., 5:30 p.m. Tickets $200, Friends $500, Supporters $1,000. RSVP: John Brady (267) 432 4254.

Mar. 30-         DA candidate Beth Grossman is hosted Fundraiser at Linda A. Kerns, LLC, 1420 Locust St., Su. 220, 5:30-7 p.m. Donations $100. RSVP: Shannon Oscar shannon@bethgrossman4da.com.

Apr. 5-            Phila. Jewish Labor Committee hosts Bobbi Willig Labor Seder at Temple Beth Zion-Beth Israel, 300 S. 18th St., 7 p.m. Suggested cover $25. No one turned away for lack of funds. RSVP: Michael Hersch (215) 668-5454.

Apr. 27-          Committee to Re-elect Rep. John Taylor hosts annual Historical Site Cigar & Wine Tasting at Colonial Dames of Phila., 1630 Latimer St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets $250. Sponsorships available.

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Mar. 23-         State Rep. Isabella Fitzgerald hosts Town Ha. Mtg. at Simons Rec Ctr., 7200 Woolston Ave., 6-8 p.m. For info: (215) 549-0220.

Mar. 23-         Green Party of Phila. holds Membership Mtg. at Shissler Rec, 1800 Blair St., 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. For info: (215) 843-4256 or gpop@gpop.org.

Mar. 23-         State Rep. Pam DeLissio hosts Town Ha. Mtg. at Mifflin ES Aud., 3624 Conrad St., 7 p.m. Focus on legislative process. For info: (717) 787-7895.

Mar. 24-         State Rep. Curtis Thomas hosts Career & Technical Opportunity Conference at Berean Presbyterian Ch., 2101 N. Broad St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Community colleges and technical institutes discuss jobs for people aged 18-34. (215) 560-3261.

Mar. 24-         DA candidate Larry Krasner is hosted Fundraiser Bash at Maas Bldg., 1325 N. Randolph St., 7 p.m.-2 a.m. Live acts. Free food, wine & beer. Admission $20.

Mar. 24-         Tribute to Warrior Sisters honors Pam and Ramona Africa and Monica Moorehead at Church of the Advocate, 1810 W. Diamond St., 6-9 p.m. Tickets $15. For info: 484-343-2172.

Mar. 27-         Judicial candidate Marissa Brumbach is hosted Fundraiser at Maggiano’s Little Italy, 1201 Filbert St., 5:30-8 p.m. Complimentary drinks & buffet. Contribution levels: Guest $50, Bronze $100, Silver $250, Gold $500, Platinum $1,000. For info: (267) 918-1626.

Mar. 28-         State Rep. Joanna McClinton hosts Entrepreneurship Seminar at Ezekiel Bapt. Ch., 5701 Grays Ave., 6-8 p.m. Helpful small-business tools. For info: (215) 748-6712.

Mar. 29-         Women for Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown hosts Ruby Red Reception at Enterprise Business Ctr. 4545 Market St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. For info: Taylor (267) 671-7208 or blondellonline@gmail.com.

Mar. 30-         State Sen. Art Haywood hosts “Hot Chocolate with Haywood” at High Point Café, 602 Carpenter La., 8 a.m. For info: Michelle Welk (215) 242-8171.

Mar. 30-         State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts “State of the State” town hall mtg. at St. Mark’s Lutheran Ch., 6344 N. Broad St., 6-8 p.m. Reps from state and city agencies for questions. For info: 215) 849-6592.

Mar. 31-         State Rep. Morgan Cephas hosts Open House at new office, 5921 Lancaster Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For info: (215) 879-6625.

Mar. 31-         60th Ward Democratic Committee hosts Beef & Beer Fundraiser at Steve’s Sports Lounge, 5300 Market St., 5:30-9:30 p.m. Candidates $35, Others $25.

Apr. 4-            23rd Ward Democratic Committee hosts Fundraiser at Harmonia Cl., 2404 Orthodox St. (Orthodox & Aramingo Ave.), 6-9 p.m. $35 per person, $100 per candidate. Checks payable to “23rd Democratic Ward.”

Apr. 4-            23rd Ward Democratic Committee hosts Fundraiser at Harmonia Cl., 2404 Orthodox St. (Orthodox & Aramingo Ave.), 6-9 p.m. $35 per person, $100 per candidate. Checks payable to “23rd Democratic Ward.”

Apr. 6-            Self Help Movement, Lt. Gov. Michael Stack and State Sen. John Sabatina, Jr. host “Pathways to Pardons” Event, 6:30 at Plumbers’ Local 690 Ha., 2791 Southampton Rd., 6-8 p.m.

Apr. 9-            All-Star Labor Classic is held at Phila. U., 4100 Henry Ave., 10:30 a.m. 10 young basketball stars who each scored 1,000+ points in high school. Benefits cerebral palsy.

Apr. 15-          Ducky Birts Foundation hosts Awards at 1st Dist. Plaza, 3801 Market St., 12 noon.

Apr. 26-          Phila. Democratic Progressive Committee hosts K5DCN Candidates Night at Kingsessing Free Lib., 1201 S. 51st St., 6-8 p.m.

Apr. 27-          State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts “State of the State” town hall mtg.  at 2nd Macedonia Bapt. Ch., 1301 W. Ruscomb St., 6-8 p.m. State & city elected officials & administrators. For info: (215) 849-6592.

Apr. 29-          Sky Community Partners hosts 5K Pt. Breeze Walk & Run at Wharton Sq. Pk., 2300 Wharton Ave., Registration 7:30 a.m., ceremony 8:15 a.m. Join many civic leaders. For info: info@skycommunitypartners.com.

Apr. 29-          United Voices for Phila. hosts DA Candidates Forum at CCP, 1700 Spring Garden St., 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Apr. 29-          DA Candidates Forum is held at CCP, 1600 Spring Garden St., 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Apr. 29-          Grands as Parents host Skating Party at Carmen Skating Rink, 3226 Germantown Ave., 4 p.m.

Apr. 29-          Congressman Dwight Evans hosts Birthday party Pre-Election Fundraiser at Hilton City Li. Hot., 4200 City Ave., VIP Reception7:30-8:30 p.m., Party 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Patrons $70, Supporters $100, Friends $250, Sponsors $1,000, Hosts $2,500. For info: Mary Kate (215) 242-3213.

Jun. 9-            State Rep. Stephen Kinsey hosts Senior Fair at Ctre. In the Park, 5818 Germantown Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. State & local agencies, health-care providers, volunteer opportunities, screenings, giveaways & prizes. For info (215) 849-6592.

Jun. 11-12-     Indigenous Muslim Sisters hosts Nat’l Reunion at Int’l Ho., 3701 Chestnut St. Tickets $50. For info and tickets: Aisha (443) 851-9212, Saeedah (215) 828-1969, Majeedah (215) 778-2748, Ayesha (979) 319-2983.

    Updated March 23th
    Mar. 23- State Rep. Isabella Fitzgerald hosts Town Ha. Mtg. at Simons Rec Ctr., 7200 Woolston Ave., 6-8 p.m. For info: (215) 549-0220. Mar. 23- Green Party of Phila. holds Membership Mtg. at Shissler Rec, 1800 Blair St., 7 p.m. Free and open to the public. For info: (215) 843-4256 or gpop@gpop.org.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

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