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2 Big Name Stores Breathing New Life Into Center City’s Retail Landscape

Nordstrom Rack is set to open Friday on the corner of 17th and Chestnut.

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#PFS Executive Director, Andrew Greenblatt, talks movies with Philadelphia Inqui...

#PFS Executive Director, Andrew Greenblatt, talks movies with Philadelphia Inquirer's Steven Rea: http://www.philly.com/philly/entertainment/20141019_Talking_movies_with_J_Andrew_Greenblatt.html

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There's no better way to kick off #Halloween week than joining us for Family Fun...

There's no better way to kick off #Halloween week than joining us for Family Fun Day at The Woodlands Cemetery! There will be a "Mini Mütter Museum", Civil War medical walking tours, a spooky book swap, and scavenger hunt! Sunday, Oct 26, 12-4pm

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Today's #PFF23 Lounge tasting is brought to you by Food Should Taste Good®. Head...

Today's #PFF23 Lounge tasting is brought to you by Food Should Taste Good®. Head over to the VIP lounge at Prime Stache from 6:30-8pm for a sampling of “a better-crafted chip!” with simple, all-natural ingredients.

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RAPTURE, BLISTER, BURN (Wilma): Feminism, access, and meaning on the stage

...keep our souls alive? These American living-room dramas do not know. [The Wilma Theater, 265 S. Broad St.] October 8-November 2, 2014; wilmatheater.org...

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Photo Op: Joe Cicala Instagram Takeover

V Street (126 S. 19th St.), the vegan bar concept from Vedge owners Richard Landau and Kate Jacoby...

Looks like Nodding Head (1516 Sansom St.), the longstanding Sansom Street brewpub is packing it in...

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Openings: V Street

V Street (126 S. 19th St.), the vegan bar concept from Vedge owners Richard Landau and Kate Jacoby opened quietly last...

Looks like Nodding Head (1516 Sansom St.), the longstanding Sansom Street brewpub is packing it in...

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Man struck by train along Broad Street Line in Center City

It happened around 11:45 this morning in the area of Broad and Walnut streets.

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22nd and Market Memorial Park Names Artist

...recent Center City Residents Association Newsletter has an update on the memorial park proposed for 22nd and Market, the site of the June 2013 building collapse responsible for the death of seven people...

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It's Monday so let's check out more from our wall of eye injuries and infections...

It's Monday so let's check out more from our wall of eye injuries and infections... #muttermuseum #keepaneyeout #philly

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Center City: Want Authentic Gracie Jiu-Jitsu? Visit Balance Studios

Tucked away at the intersection of Ionic and Bonsall streets sits Balance Studios, a martial arts center specializing in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, muay Thai, mixed martial arts and yoga.

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BROHing out at InterAct: Apprentice Edition Part 2

2030 Sansom Street • Philadelphia, PA 19103 • Phone: 215-568-8077

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The 10 Best Lunch Deals in Philly

2005 Walnut St.; 215-557-8277

2013 Chestnut St.; 215-563-3330

135 S. 18th St.; 215-825-7030

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1102 Chestnut St.; 215-939-5558

48 S. 2nd St.; 215-925-2317

1111 Locust St.; 215-574-1099

1234 Locust St.; 215-546-2100

325 Chestnut St.; 215-574-9440

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Lawyer For Shops At Liberty Place: If It Were Klansmen Outside African American Business, ‘They Would Last About 10 Seconds Before Police Hauled Them Away’

...the Israelite School of Universal Practical Knowledge to continue their demonstrations around the corner of 16th and Chestnut in Center City...

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Learn from Northeast civic tech leaders at Rise [Events Roundup]

The Westin Philadelphia, 99 South 17th Street. Center City.

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Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law, 3320 Market Street. University City.

10 hours ago

REVENGE OF THE GREEN DRAGONS: The action-packed crime film, executive-produced b...

REVENGE OF THE GREEN DRAGONS: The action-packed crime film, executive-produced by Martin Scorsese , tells the story of Asian American gangs who fought for supremacy in #NewYork in the 1980s and ‘90s.

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Institute of Contemporary Art proudly sponsors #PFF23 and tonights screening of...

Institute of Contemporary Art proudly sponsors #PFF23 and tonights screening of David Lynch's Blue Velvet on 35mm! David Lynch is a major influence on the current ICA exhibition, Alex Da Corte and Jayson Musson: Easternsports (on view through December 28, 2014). Learn more about the exhibit here: http://icaphila.org/exhibitions/6019/alex-da-corte-and-jayson-musson-easternsports

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Butt-Fugly Buildings: Scottish Rite House, Scottish Rite Tower

...way way too tall for their neighborhood. The nearest building exceeding their height is at 19th and Lombard...

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1525 Fitzwater Street, 1530 Fitzwater Street

1525 Fitzwater Street, 1530 Fitzwater Street

...African-American order of Masons. This particular set had a Horace Castor-designed Cathedral at 1514-20 Fitzwater since 1927, but started taking over almost the entire 1500 block of Fitzwater in the...

...designed Cathedral at 1514-20 Fitzwater since 1927, but started taking over almost the entire 1500 block of Fitzwater in the early and mid-1970s...

...In 1979, they purchased 1511-1533 Fitzwater Street, which was just a load of abandoned rowhouses, and demolished the shit out of them...

...Scottish Riteys acquired property after property to the west of their lodge until they owned 1522-1530 Fitzwater, the rest of the block. In 1995, they demolished all the buildings that were there...

...Senate/Mole Streets. I won't even count the Lodge's surface parking lot at 1508-12 Fitzwater...

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