21 hours ago

Sam Patch at The Boot & Saddle on 03/11/2017 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Sam Patch - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - March 11th, 2017
    Born and raised in Guelph, Ontario, Tim Kingsbury began performing music as a child at his family church. As a teenager, he moved on to the local experimental, punk and indie rock scene. After years o
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

42 hours ago

Another Target on the way? One could be coming to Broad and Washington

The Lincoln Square location on the northwest corner of Broad Street and Washington Avenue would be Philadelphia’s fifth to use Target’s “flexible format” approach involving smaller, urban...

    Target could be a retail tenant at Lincoln Square
    Just a month ago, the Lincoln Square development in the works at Broad and Washington received approval from the Civic Design Review. Things are continuing to move forward with the project, now with excavation beginning on the site and some more news about a potential tenant for the mixed-use building.
    http://www.passyunkpost.com

2 days ago

Awesome Lady Squad Town Hall Dispatch

Hope to see you there! We’ll be meeting in the rear studio at Headlong (1170 S Broad St).

    Awesome Lady Squad Town Hall Dispatch
    Awesome Lady Squad is back with a vengeance: a huge thanks to the 20+ ladies who joined us at last night's meeting. Here's a dispatch on what we got up to and what's next: First, the TL; DR version: Made a list of the specific fears, dreads, and causes for concern that we see and...
    https://swimpony.org

3 days ago

Target aiming for space in S. Broad St.'s Lincoln Square project, filing shows

The Lincoln Square location on the northwest corner of Broad Street and Washington Avenue would be Philadelphia's fifth to use Target's "flexible format" approach involving smaller, urban...

    Target aiming for space in S. Broad St.'s Lincoln Square project, filing shows
    Target Corp. is looking to open a store in the Lincoln Square mixed-use complex under development on South Broad Street, as the retailer continues its push into some of Philadelphia's most densely populated neighborhoods, according to a recent court filing.
    http://www.philly.com

3 days ago

Patrick Watson at The Boot & Saddle on 03/25/2017 08:30 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    Patrick Watson - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - March 25th, 2017
    Now approaching a decade as a band, it has been a truly interesting journey for Patrick Watson and his cohorts.
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

3 days ago

Patrick Watson at The Boot & Saddle on 03/24/2017 08:30 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    Patrick Watson - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - March 24th, 2017
    Now approaching a decade as a band, it has been a truly interesting journey for Patrick Watson and his cohorts.
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

3 days ago

Jaimie Branch's Fly or Die at The Boot & Saddle on 12/18/2016 08:00 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Jaimie Branch's Fly or Die - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - December 18th, 2016
    Jaimie Branch's Fly or Die Ars Nova Workshop is pleased to present three innovative and distinctive new ensembles, all of which have new releases planned for 2017 from the progressive Chicago-based label International Anthem. Fly or Die is a new project from avant savant composer-trumpeter Jaimie Branch consisting entirely of Chicago expats.
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

3 days ago

LÉON at The Boot & Saddle on 02/02/2017 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    LÉON - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - February 2nd, 2017
    LÉON is a quite the name, and quite the voice. Born from musician parents in Stockholm, Sweden, as her mother is a seasoned cellist in the symphony, and father, the composer of sorts, LÉON is only doing what she knows best. It's in her blood, and she knows nothing else.
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

4 days ago

Updated 4 days ago

PPD 3rd Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting

PPD 3rd Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting
Wed, Dec 7, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Charles Santore Library, South 7th Street, Philadelphia, PA

4 days ago

The York Street Hustle at The Boot & Saddle on 02/11/2017 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    The York Street Hustle - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - February 11th, 2017
    Join Philly's premiere '60s Soul band, The York Street Hustle for their FIRST Valentine's Event! They've got all of your favorite LOVE songs as well as all the sassy-I-don't-need-you-no-more songs
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

4 days ago

Laura Stevenson at The Boot & Saddle on 03/23/2017 08:00 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    Laura Stevenson - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - March 23rd, 2017
    Laura Stevenson is finally learning not to worry. After more than a year of national and worldwide touring following the release of her critically acclaimed album Wheel, both headlining, and alongside such varied acts as Against Me!, The Go-Go's, Kevin Devine, Tim Kasher of Cursive, and The Gaslight Anthem, the songwriter made the move from her between-tour home base of Brooklyn, to upstate New York's Hudson River Valley.
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

5 days ago

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Dec 02

Hillary Wallace and the Death at The Boot & Saddle on 12/28/2016 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Hillary Wallace and the Death - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - December 28th, 2016
    Hillary Wallace & The Death: 8 piece American funk/soul/blues band hailing from the suburbs of Philadelphia featuring members of Gym Class Heroes, Goddamnit, Last Full Measure, Ecstatic Vision and
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Dec 01

Great Peacock, Chestnut Grove at The Boot & Saddle on 02/25/2017 07:50 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Great Peacock, Chestnut Grove - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - February 25th, 2017
    You can call Great Peacock a folk band... but don't expect them to make music for campfires or square dances. Raised in the Deep South and headquartered in Nashville, they're a group of red-blooded country boys who aren't afraid of the big city.
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Dec 01

Thin Lips at The Boot & Saddle on 01/19/2017 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Thin Lips - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - January 19th, 2017
    Thin Lips is the brain heart baby of Chrissy Tashjian, Kyle Pulley, Christopher Diehm and Mikey Tashjian. Their debut EP Divorce Year was released in 2015, giving us a sweet blend of indie rock guitar
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Dec 01

Three Man Cannon at The Boot & Saddle on 01/26/2017 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Three Man Cannon - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - January 26th, 2017
    Playing together as a band since their teenage years, Three Man Cannon have come a long way since the initial release of their debut LP The Sound. The Fury. in 2010, both sonically and physically, making the trek from Scranton to Philadelphia.
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Dec 01

Slaughter Beach, Dog at The Boot & Saddle on 01/12/2017 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Slaughter Beach, Dog - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - January 12th, 2017
    A new 150 capacity venue / bar / restaurant in South Philadelphia
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Dec 01

Hurry at The Boot & Saddle on 01/05/2017 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Hurry - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - January 5th, 2017
    Hurry began less as a band and more as a man singing songs to himself in his apartment. Up until 2014, Hurry consisted exclusively of that one man -- Matthew Scottoline -- joined by a revolving group
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Nov 30

Xiu Xiu at The Boot & Saddle on 04/07/2017 08:30 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    Xiu Xiu - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - April 7th, 2017
    FORGET was recorded during a period of epic productivity for Xiu Xiu. While writing FORGET, they released the lauded Plays the Music of Twin Peaks, collaborated with Mitski on a song for an upcoming J
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Nov 30

Tim Darcy (Ought) at The Boot & Saddle on 03/07/2017 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Tim Darcy (Ought) - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - March 7th, 2017
    Saturday Night, the first proper solo album from Tim Darcy (Ought), comes from one of those crossroads-type moments in life where one has to walk to the edge before knowing which way to proceed.
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Nov 30

What Happens When Civic Design Review Works

Some of the time, as happened with Bart Blatstein’s proposed mixed-use development at 1001 South Broad, the result is only a perfunctory consideration of major issues, or their complete dismissal, while...

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450 New Apartments Planned at 4th & Callowhill

    What Happens When Civic Design Review Works
    The whole point of the process is to improve the quality of the large projects that get built in this city. It works best when architect, developer and community take one another's feedback into account. The evolution of Lincoln Square offers a case study.
    http://www.phillymag.com

Nov 29

12+ Must-See Concerts Hitting Philly This December

Where:Boot & Saddle, 1131 S. Broad Street

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Where:Theatre of The Living Arts, 334 South Street

Where:The Fillmore, 29 E. Allen Street

Where:Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad Street

Where:Trocadero Theatre, 1003 Arch Street

Where:Electric Factory, 421 N. 7th Street

    12+ Must-See Concerts Hitting Philly This December
    Photo courtesy The Fillmore The Q102 Jingle Ball, Matisyahu, Dark Star Orchestra, Kurt Vile and more... Yes, the end of 2016 draws near. The roster of live music shows in Philly this month, though, ensures the year will end with fresh musical talent on stages all around town.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

Nov 29

Dead Man Winter at The Boot & Saddle on 02/21/2017 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Dead Man Winter - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - February 21st, 2017
    Furnace marks a whole lot of firsts for the accomplished songwriter. It's his first time putting his long-running, popular string band, Trampled by Turtles, on hiatus to focus all of his efforts on a more personal project. It's his first time speaking so plainly and literally about something happening in his private life.
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Nov 29

Suuns at The Boot & Saddle on 02/10/2017 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Suuns - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - February 10th, 2017
    Hold/Still, the third studio album from Suuns, is an enigmatic thing: an eerily beautiful, meticulously played suite of music that embraces opposites and makes a virtue of cognitive dissonance. It is a record that does not give up its secrets easily.
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Nov 29

Cigarettes After Sex at The Boot & Saddle on 01/28/2017 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Cigarettes After Sex - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - January 28th, 2017
    Cigarettes After Sex is an ambient pop collective led by songwriter Greg Gonzalez & is currently based out of Brooklyn, NY. Formed in 2008, the group has been host to a number of different musical
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Nov 28

NEW YEARS EVE w/ TJ Kong And The Atomic Bomb at The Boot & Saddle on 12/31/2016 10:00 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    NEW YEARS EVE w/ TJ Kong And The Atomic Bomb - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - December 31st, 2016
    TJ Kong & the Atomic Bomb are a band of so and so's who sound like Bob Seger high on cocaine in the bathtub watching Werner Herzog movies. Or more specifically "A cross between the Mountain Goats, Tom Waits and the ghost of Captain Beefheart serenading the crowd at a drunken rodeo."
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Nov 28

The Sun & The Moon Band (10 Year Anniversary Show) at The Boot & Saddle on 12/29/2016 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    The Sun & The Moon Band (10 Year Anniversary Show) - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - December 29th, 2016
    The Sun & The Moon Band (10 Year Anniversary Show) - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - December 29th, 2016
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Nov 28

A Very Arbor Christmas Featuring It's A King Thing at The Boot & Saddle on 12/22/2016 07:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    A Very Arbor Christmas Featuring It's A King Thing - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - December 22nd, 2016
    From the Haddons, the Hills and the Heights of suburban New Jersey, comes It's a King Thing. Their songs can beat up your band's songs. It's a King Thing was once called the friendliest band in the w
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Nov 28

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Nov 28

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Nov 27

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Nov 23

Woman rescued from burning house in Point Breeze

The fire started around 4:45 a.m. Wednesday on the 1700 block of Annin Street.

    Woman rescued from burning house in Point Breeze
    Firefighters rescued a woman hanging from a second story window as she tried to escape a burning home in the Point Breeze section of Philadelphia. The fire started around 4:45 a.m. Wednesday on the 1700 block of Annin Street. Crews arrived and quickly went to work containing the blaze.
    http://6abc.com

Nov 22

Friends of Ridgway Park's Annual TOYS FOR TOTS Giveaway

We are accepting Donations for the Hawthorne Community Children, ages 2-12 years old.

The donations must be:
Free of small parts
New & in it's original packaging
Unwrapped with no price tags

Donations will be accepted starting Monday 11/21/16 to Wednesday 12/20/16. Any questions please call 267-293-9658

Hawthorne Recreation Center
Gift Station
12th & Carpenter St.
Philadelphia PA 19147
Hours: Mon-Fri, 6-9PM Sat 10AM-2PM

The Giveaway will occur on Thursday 12/22/16, 4-8PM

Nov 22

Best 24 Hour Diners In Philadelphia

...on the block, this renovated diner has become a signature sight at the corner of Broad and Ellsworth since 2011.  Featuring a mix of traditional fare and specialty dishes, Broad Street is a...

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1501 Snyder Ave.

2016 Penrose Ave.

239-241 Chestnut St.

    Best 24 Hour Diners In Philadelphia
    Philadelphia foodies have plenty of eating options, but there's nothing like a down home diner. Luckily, the Delaware Valley is home to some great 24-hour eateries, so locals and visitors will never run short of choices. Read on for the best 24-hour diners in the Philadelphia area.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Nov 21

Oh, Are They? (Record Release Show) at The Boot & Saddle on 12/30/2016 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Oh, Are They? (Record Release Show) - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - December 30th, 2016
    Alternative/Punk Band from Philadelphia. (Members of Metroplex and Kitty Kat Dirt Nap). With liquid-like intros and outros. Belgrade's fleshy songs are sure to spur a variety of emotions. Daring themselves a slap in the face with the glove of simplicity, things are kept subversively straightforward.
    http://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

Nov 21

Newbold Civic Association: Monthly Community Meeting

Monthly meetings include hearings of zoning requests and announcements about community related events, alerts, and activities.

Guest Speaker:
Anton Moore
Founder of Unity In The Community

Follow NCA or Twitter and/or Instagram @NewboldCivic

Nov 20

A recent Spanish translation of the PSCA newsletter is now available!

20 Nov 2016 09:57 am

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " A recent Spanish translation of the PSCA newsletter is now available!
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

Nov 20

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Nov 18

Thanksgiving Blessings!

Happy Thanksgiving to all of our neighbors. Thanksgiving means that Christmas is right around the corner. Blessings to all.

Nov 18

Message keyed into car of prof

Drexel professor Adrienne Juarascio, a self-identified Hillary Clinton supporter, discovered Nov. 11 that her car, parked at 18th and Reed streets had been vandalized.

Two graffiti swastikas appeared on a storefront at 1300 S. Broad St. the morning of Nov. 9, one of which was used in place of the “T” in the spray-painted “TRUMP.”

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Also on Nov. 9, “Trump Rules,” “Trump Rules Black Bitch” and “T” were spray-painted onto one house and three cars on the 900 block of South Sixth Street.

    Message keyed into car of prof - The Triangle
    Drexel professor Adrienne Juarascio, a self-identified Hillary Clinton supporter, discovered Nov. 11 that her car, parked at 18th and Reed streets had been vandalized. The words "It's our p-- now, B-h," were keyed across the passenger side door of her Toyota Camry. This message is believed to be related to a 2005 video released Oct.
    http://thetriangle.org

Nov 17

Cascia Center Shrinks, Reduces Unit Count

We've had an eye on the southwest corner of Broad & Ellsworth for years, wondering when and if this large vacant South Broad Street property would get...

    Cascia Center Shrinks, Reduces Unit Count
    We've had an eye on the southwest corner of Broad & Ellsworth for years, wondering when and if this large vacant South Broad Street property would get filled in. You may remember, the adjacent Saint Rita of Cascia Shrine owns the property and has been looking to expand there for quite some time, but it's been a struggle to come up with a plan that makes sense.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

Nov 16

Foundations And An Upcoming Addition on 17th Street

It's been about a year since we checked in on the northwest corner of 17th & Annin, so how 'bout an update? A year ago, this corner was home to a white...

The same developer that's working at 17th & Annin bought 1701 Federal St. at the end of last year and quickly gutted the former corner store. It's...

    Foundations And An Upcoming Addition on 17th Street
    It's been about a year since we checked in on the northwest corner of 17th & Annin, so how 'bout an update? A year ago, this corner was home to a white warehouse that was growing more and more out of place as residential development proliferated throughout the neighborhood.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

Nov 15

Statement Condemning Racist and Anti-Semitic Graffiti Around and Close to our Neighborhood

15 Nov 2016 05:04 pm

    Passyunk Square Civic Association " Statement Condemning Racist and Anti-Semitic Graffiti Around and Close to our Neighborhood
    The Passyunk Square Civic Association strongly condemns and deplores the recent incidents of racist and anti-Semitic graffiti in and around our South Philadelphia neighborhood. We live in the birthplace of American democracy; the City of Brotherly Love. The message conveyed by these incidents is completely inconsistent with our American democratic principles and values.
    http://www.passyunksquare.org

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