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Friends of the Rail Park Tour

Location:  Beginning at the northwest corner of N. 21st St. and Pennsylvania Ave. and concluding at 12th and Noble.

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Location:  Beginning at the northwest corner of N. 21st St. and Pennsylvania Ave. and concluding at 12th and Noble.

    Friends of the Rail Park Tour
    Explore the Rail Park's history and envision the future! Join Friends of the Rail Park for a street-level walking tour of Philadelphia's next great public space. We will follow the three-mile elevated and submerged route of the former Reading and Pennsylvania Railroads - and visit Phase One, slated to break ground within the year.
    http://planphilly.com

31 hours ago

Best Pho, Ramen, Pasta and Other Noodles in Philly

The chicken liver rigatoni has the most fanatical boosters, but don’t miss the seasonal specials, like the gemelli with green beans and basil pesto, or the sweet pea ravioli with mortadella mousse. 640 North Broad Street, Navy Yard, 215-763-0920.

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Pho is super-abundant in Philly these days, but Pho Ha’s aromatic broths and oily chili paste lift it to the top ranks. 610 Washington Avenue, East Passyunk, 215-599-0264.

Ramen is all about the broth, and the pork-bone tonkotsu here is rich, dense and velvety. You’ll want to stretch it over an extra helping of noodles. 4040 Locust Street, University City, 215-243-9999.

    Best Pho, Ramen, Pasta and Other Noodles in Philly
    Five best noodle places in Philadelphia right now. So many noodles in so many forms. From Asian to Italian, from quick lunches, to luxurious dinners, here are the best noodle dishes in Philadelphia, culled from Philadelphia magazine's Best of Philly issue.
    http://www.phillymag.com

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9 Most Overhyped Eats in Philly

640 N. Broad St.; 215-763-0920

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219 S. 17th St.; 215-545-5508

2149 S. 20th St.; 215-463-4114

1538 Packer Ave.; 215-336-1001

940 S. Ninth St.; 215-925-1010

1601 S. 10th St.; 267-324-3910

1429 Jackson St.; 215-463-5070

    9 Most Overhyped Eats in Philly
    Back in 1988 when Chuck D said "Don't Believe the Hype," chances are he wasn't talking about the middling sandwiches on offer at Philadelphia's neon-lit Cheesesteak Vegas. An experience to be had? For sure, but Pat's and Geno's hardly make the best steaks in town. In the interest of ...
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Bache Martin Science Program Fund Drive

June 2015 Membership Meeting Minutes

    Bache Martin Science Program Fund Drive
    Bache Martin is conducting a fundraising drive to support science at the school. The goal is to make science a permanent part of the curriculum starting in kindergarten. You can support their efforts by giving through their GoFundMe campaign. Click here to support the Bache Martin science program.
    http://www.fairmountcivicassociation.org

5 days ago

21 Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

...released this year. Listen before you go: "For Them." Saturday, July 25, 8pm, Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill Street...

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...dance companies. Friday, July 24-Sunday, July 26, various times, $25-35, Suzanne Roberts Theatre, 480 South Broad Street...

...booze, blankets and snacks!) Friday, July 24, 7-10pm, $12-15, Philadelphia's Magic Gardens, 1020 South Street...

...Love Is Where You Are." Friday, July 24, 8pm, Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Avenue...

...participation. Friday, July 24-Sunday, July 26, various times, $5, The Plays and Players Theater, 1714 Delancey Street...

...to relax and enjoy the alfresco screenings. Friday, July 24, 9pm, free, Liberty Lands Park, 926 North American Street...

...and more. Saturday, July 25, 3-7pm, pay as you go, Blue Cross Riverrink Summerfest, 101 South Columbus Boulevard...

...30 local breweries will be participating. Saturday, July 25, 6:30-10pm, $55, Philadelphia Zoo, 3400 West Girard Avenue. —Caralyn Dienstman

...and scenery. Thursdays-Sundays July-September, various times, pay as you go,Independence Seaport Museum, 211 South Columbus Boulevard...

    21 Things to Do in Philly This Weekend
    Our weekend picks include the XPoNential Music Festival, Christmas in July at Blue Cross RiverRink, the Car Show and Street Festival on East Passyunk Avenue and more.
    http://www.phillymag.com

5 days ago

    Ticket to Jazz Age on the Delaware
    Admission for One Person '20s-Themed Party Will Transport You to a Bygone Era Jazz, Food, Drinks, Lawn Games, and More in a Scenic Setting The Roaring '20s are celebrated during this hot-ticket event, which features tunes from the golden age of jazz, vintage food and cocktails, and lawn games. The venue?
    https://www.livingsocial.com

6 days ago

Carbon Monoxide Protection for Children

Just want everyone to know that Thompson Plumbing & Heating is celebrating their 61st year of service to the Fairmount area. We are also the only distributors of Low Level Carbon Monoxide Monitors in Philadelphia which provides your home with the maximum protection from carbon monoxide poisoning. Model # NSI3000. Check out our web site at www.thompsonplmg.com for more info.

    Thompson Registered Plumbing and Heating
    Welcome to Thompson Registered Plumbing and Heating!
    http://www.thompsonplmg.com

Jul 21

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Calendar: July 22-29

...to engaging the community and empowering peoples’ lives through art. 5:30pm. $35-$40. Vie, 600 N. Broad St. 484.832.2065. cescaphe.com

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...Cinema collaborator and expert keyboardist Don Kinnier. 7pm. Free. American Philosophical Society, Benjamin Franklin Hall, 427 Chestnut St. 215.440.3400. apsmuseum.org

...the universe through the quest of truth and beauty. 7:30pm. Free. Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine St. 215.686.5322. freelibrary.org

...go to protect the people they love. 7:30pm. $20. Through Aug. 8. BrainSpunk Theater, 2825 Ormes St. 215.278.9504. brainspunktheater.com (Photo by Matthew Noah Gephart...

...the 21st century while emphasizing beauty, desire, humor and satire. 8pm. $10. World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. 215.222.1400. worldcafelive.com

...to sample their best & newest wares, from Prism to Evil Genius to Manayunk Brewing Co. (3400 Girard Ave. philadelphia-zoo.org) —S.H.S...

...in addition to crafts, martial arts lessons and face painting. 5pm. Free. 40th Street Field, 40th & Walnut sts. universitycity.org (Photo by Ben Tran...

The Whiskey Kittens take the stage accompanied by Kate Nyx, Mumblr and Old Best Friend. The scintillating show features dancers Talia Zatanna, Miss Mary Wanna, Beatrix Deranged and more. 9pm. $10-$12. Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch St. 215.922.6888. thetroc.com

Rewind to ‘95 at this throwback dance party. DJ’s Emynd and Bo Bliz, who will be spinning all the hits—ranging from Tupac to Selena. Hosted by Reef The Lost Cauze. 9pm. $7. Johnny Brenda’s, 1201 Frankford Ave. 215.739.9684. johnnybrendas.com

The college act crowd pleaser and Last Comic Standing season four victor captivates audiences with his unwavering talent and open personality. Find out why. Through July 25. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St. 215.496.9001. heliumcomedy.com

Experience the third annual dance festival featuring 33 companies celebrating Philly’s rich, diverse dance community through hip hop, modern and contemporary ballet, tap and more. 7:30pm. $25-$99. Through July 26. Suzanne Roberts Theatre, 480 S. Broad St.215.985.0420. koreshdance.org

...tipped by a surprise NBA Basketball star. 3pm. Free. Through August 1. Smith Play Ground, 2100 S. 24th St.

Five blocks lined with more than 130 antique, vintage, classic, muscle, custom cars, trucks and motorcycles. 11am-4pm. Free. 1904 E. Passyunk Ave. 215.336.1455. visiteastpassyunk.com

Biology professor Adam Summers reveals the beautifully detailed inner skeletal tissues of fish in this stunning exhibit. Through Sept. 25. Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway. 215.299.1000. ansp.org

...s outside! Perfect for a family-friendly evening picnic. Through Aug. 2. Free. Clark Park, 4398 Chester Ave. shakespeareinclarkpark.org

...a child or young adult suffering from cancer. Tues., July 28, 6pm. Avalon Yacht Club, 704 Seventh St., Avalon, N.J. 609.967.4444. brendansfund.org

    Calendar: July 22-29 | Arts and Culture | Philly Weekly
    AUTHOR Frank Wilczek The winner of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize in Physics, Wilczek has authored a number of groundbreaking academic papers and holds numerous scientific honors. In his new book A Beautiful Question: Finding Nature's Deep Design, Wilczek explores a man's understanding of the universe through the quest of truth and beauty.
    http://www.philadelphiaweekly.com

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7 Shows to See in Philly This Week

...released this year. Listen before you go: "For Them." Saturday, July 25, 8pm, Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill Street...

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...cult following. Listen before you go: "Where Were You?" Monday, July 20, 8pm, Boot & Saddle, 1131 South Broad Street...

...go: "Man! I Feel Like A Woman." Wednesday, July 22, 7:30pm, Wells Fargo Center, 3601 South Broad Street...

...Love Is Where You Are." Friday, July 24, 8pm, Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Avenue...

    7 Shows to See in Philly This Week
    Diana Krall with the Philadelphia Orchestra, country queen Shania Twain and more concerts worth the ticket price. Read More About: 7 Shows to See This Week, Concerts, Music, Things to Do This Week REVIEW: Umphrey's McGee and Lettuce at Penn's Landing Bruce Springsteen Does Surprise Performance at NJ Bar
    http://www.phillymag.com

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  • 5 stars out of 5: Bufad on Yelp

Jul 17

Weekend Picks

...12 // Fri., July 17, 8 p.m., with Mondo Drag and Slow Season, Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St., undergroundarts.org...

...tales from the ’hood.  —Deni Kasrel  $15-$20 // Sat.-Sun., July 18-19, Performance Garage, 1515 Brandywine St., 215-569-4060, facebook.com/ADHD215...

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...July 17, 9 p.m., with The Dawn Drapes and Thee, Idea Men, Ortlieb’s, 847 N. Third St., 877-435-9849, ortliebsphilly.com...

...keep things interesting.  —Alex Marcus  $25-$125 | Sat., July 18, 8 p.m., Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Ave., 215-546-7900, manncenter.org...

    Weekend Picks
    You need a plan.
    http://citypaper.net

Jul 16

Jul 16

The Best Hot Dogs in Philly

1410 Mount Vernon Street, Spring Garden.

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Reading Terminal Market, 51 North 12th Street, Market East.

941 Spruce Street, Washington Square West.

132 South 17th Street, Rittenhouse.

2340 South Hemberger Street, South Philly.

148 West Girard Avenue, Northern Liberties, and 1017 South 9th Street, Bella Vista.

148 West Girard Avenue, Northern Liberties, and 1017 South 9th Street, Bella Vista.

Jul 16

Headlines: Lofts at 640 Evacuated Due to Rooftop Fire, No Injuries Reported

...North Broad corridor and his EB Realty Management Corporation manages the luxury apartment building at 640 North Broad Street. According to 6ABC, no injuries were reported...

We actually first caught the news through this tweet from Jim McMillan, who initially heard reports that the fire might be at Broad Street and Ridge Avenue--you know, the site of the Divine Lorraine Hotel project:

...fire was at the 9-story apartment building, also home to Vetri's Osteria, at Broad and Wallace streets. 6ABC reports that the it is "believed that the fire stemmed from the air...

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Fire on roof of Spring Garden high-rise building

It happened around 9:00 p.m. Wednesday in the 600 block of North Broad Street near Wallace Street.

Jul 16

Fire Reported At Building In Spring Garden

CBS 3 is told a fire was reported at about 9 p.m. Wednesday at the 600 block of N. Broad Street.

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Jul 15

The List: Dog Days

1410 Mount Vernon Street, Spring Garden.

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Reading Terminal Market, 51 North 12th Street, Market East.

941 Spruce Street, Washington Square West.

132 South 17th Street, Rittenhouse.

2340 South Hemberger Street, South Philly.

148 West Girard Avenue, Northern Liberties, and 1017 South 9th Street, Bella Vista.

148 West Girard Avenue, Northern Liberties, and 1017 South 9th Street, Bella Vista.

Jul 14

Then And Now: 11th & East Passyunk Avenue

...country. He was arrested in Philadelphia after a police officer entered his small office at 1316 Callowhill Street and discovered the body of Holmes’ fraudulent patent business partner Benjamin F. Pitzel, whom he...

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Then And Now: 11th & East Passyunk Avenue

...Pharmacy is now located. Pep Boys auto service took over the old Acme location at 1405 South 10th Street until 1993 when the pharmacy moved in. Following the dictates of the day (only now...

...landscaped green space and flower garden extends from the building’s entrance and stretches along East Passyunk Avenue and Dickinson Street. SPOA offers a host of activities and programming for South Philadelphia elderly,including group meals...

...of Moyamensing Prison and the ACME logo added to the store’s outer wall at 11th and Reed Street as a nod to the site’s architectural history. Those plans have not been implemented...

Jul 14

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