7 hours ago

Let's Eat: Life, Libertine and the pursuit of happiness

Try Mr. Joe’s Café (1514 S. Eighth St.) for that throwback Italian luncheonette feeling, with the sweet bonus of a cannoli from Termini’s Bakery across the street.

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133 S. 18th St., 3-6 p.m. weekdays.

...has gone the pun route to name its simple but elegant BYOB Ngon Ngon at 615 S. Third St. in Queen Village. Pun? Ngon means “tasty.” Menu hits the basics (pho, salads, vermicelli bowls...

...an “upcake.” Dixie Picnic started in Malvern (215 Lancaster) and last year branched out to 1306 Chestnut St.

Cafe at 459 W. Butler Ave. features a huge variety of egg rolls, starting at breakfast, plus espresso.

Jake’s Sandwich Board’s last day at 122 S. 12th St. is Wednesday, June 20 as the changeover to Hatch & Coop – a chicken-and-egg specialist – is pegged to launch Monday, June 25.

Underground pub at 727 Walnut St. is closed, pending a rebranding as a restaurant called Sedition.

...s John’s Roast Pork, 14 E. Snyder Ave.), hoagies (Pastificio Deli is my pick, 1528 Packer Ave.), and classic Italian red gravy cuisine...

...while there are lots of upscale restaurants there, the fantastic British meat pies at Stargazy (1838 E. Passyunk Ave.) are one of the city’s best values. I also love the authentic Malaysian flavors...

...love the authentic Malaysian flavors of skewered meats grilled over coconut charcoal at Saté Kampar (1837 E. Passyunk Ave.) Bop across to the west side of Broad Street for another taste of Southeast Asian...

...side of Broad Street for another taste of Southeast Asian flavors at Indonesian standby Hardena (1754 S. Hicks St....

...you’ll also want to know. The Fishtown branch of Asian fusion-minded Cheu Noodles (1416 Frankford Ave.) is one of the most creative quality meals you can get for $15 or less...

Just up the street, check out beautiful Suraya (1528 Frankford Ave.), the Lebanese café and restaurant I’m reviewing this weekend. The lunch menu, in particular...

Center City has good values, too. Kanella Grill (1001 Spruce St.) consistently serves one of the best flavor-to-dollar quotients around, with Cypriot cooking that...

Dizengoff (1625 Sansom St.) will open your world to the possibility that hummus can be an exciting meal for $11 or less. As the sibling of Zahav, it’s also an affordable way to taste one of our top chefs in Michael Solomonov.

...of getting to know Philly, though, my pick from her list is the Oyster House (1516 Sansom St.), where the buck-a-shuck oyster happy hours will introduce you to the last of...

    Let's Eat: Life, Libertine and the pursuit of happiness
    The chef who helped create the Manayunk dining scene a quarter-century ago is back in business, and he's moved to Center City. Also this week: word of tasty Vietnamese cooking in Queen Village, a solid Mexican cantina in Montco, and an easy-on-the-wallet lunch spot with locations in Center City and Malvern.
    http://www.philly.com

7 hours ago

Hive Café is now open in South Philly with coffee, pastries and sandwiches

There's a brand-new cafe in town. Located at 1444 S. Broad St. in South Philadelphia, the fresh addition is called Hive Cafe and is in the space formerly occupied by Benna's West.

    Hive Café is now open in South Philly with coffee, pastries and sandwiches
    There's a brand-new cafe in town. Located at 1444 S. Broad St. in South Philadelphia, the fresh addition is called Hive Cafe and is in the space formerly occupied by Benna's West. On the menu, look for sandwiches like egg and cheese, avocado and cream cheese, and chicken salad with tomato.
    http://6abc.com

8 hours ago

Van William at The Boot & Saddle on 09/15/2018 08:30 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    Van William - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - September 15th, 2018
    Van William's bleeding heart may be eternally affixed to his sleeve, but very few songwriters can make the therapeutics sound so fun. Known for the meticulous alt-pop song craft of his former acclaime
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

18 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    (2)TOILETS (1)DISHWASHER, (3)SINK, (1)GARBAGE DISPOSAL, (1)SHOWER, (1)FRIDGE, (1)KITCHEN SINK.

    1525 S 13TH ST Issued June 15, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- FOR THE INSTALLATION IF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS. INSTALLATION OF A (1) GAS FURNACE AND (1) 60K GAS FUNRANCE WITH A 2 TON AC UNIT

    1308 WHARTON ST Issued June 15, 2018 Comment

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27 hours ago

Here's the list of the first 64 parks, rec centers, playgrounds and libraries that'll receive Rebuild money, funded mostly by the soda tax

900 Federal Street

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2032-62 N 8th Street

600 Port Royal Avenue

1450 N 26th Street

641 Lindley Avenue

2109 W Chew Avenue

1701 Belmont Avenue

5801 W Girard Avenue

2020-50 W Lehigh Avenue

851 W Olney Avenue

1800 Washington Avenue

700 Cobbs Creek Parkway

280 Cobbs Creek Parkway

2901 Cedar Street

4423 Longshore Avenue

800-82 N 8th Street

1202-32 E Montgomery Avenue

2400 N 11th Street

601 Borbeck Ave

5800 Chester Avenue

3267-81 Almond Street

575 Tomlinson Road

147 Master Street

4740 Wayne Avenue

3455 Kensington Avenue

9850 Roosevelt Boulevard

2136 Castor Avenue

1919-41 W Ontario Street

5325 Overbrook Avenue

4901 Kingsessing Avenue

6000 Rising Sun Avenue

5800 Cobbs Creek Parkway

5543 Haverford Avenue

3720 N Broad Street

6942 Woodland Avenue

2000 Washington Lane

5100 Pine Street

740 S 17th Street

2101-35 Cecil B. Moore Avenue

601 E Indiana Avenue

400-64 E Ontario Street

732-66 N 36th Street

5700 Torresdale Avenue

300 Shunk Street

Olney Recreation Center / Hammond and Nedro

3101-27 N 22nd Street

8101 Bustleton Avenue

1501 E Bristol Street

9201 N Delaware Avenue

2987 Almond Street

3201 North 5th Street

7301 Torresdale Avenue

5700 Haverford Avenue

2200 E Auburn Street

2600 Morris Street

5710-18 Germantown Avenue

4131 Unruh Avenue

2502-12 N Howard Street

5100 Westminster Avenue

200-64 E Olney Avenue

    City Council approves first 64 Rebuild sites: Here's what's coming! | Office of the Mayor
    In early June 2018, City Council approved the first round of sites for Rebuild! Here's what that means and why that's important. Rebuild is the City's program to improve parks, rec centers, playgrounds, and libraries across Philly's neighborhoods. Most sites will be funded through bonds paid for by the Philadelphia Beverage Tax.
    https://beta.phila.gov

31 hours ago

Pretty Girls Like Trap at Dolphin Tavern on 07/11/2018 10:00 PM EDT

1539 S. Broad Street

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(at Broad & Tasker)

    Pretty Girls Like Trap - Tickets - Dolphin Tavern - Philadelphia, PA - July 11th, 2018
    self explanatory .. we turning up for the PGLT 1 year anniversary!
    https://www.dolphinphilly.com

31 hours ago

Aquarium at Dolphin Tavern on 07/07/2018 10:00 PM EDT

1539 S. Broad Street

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    Aquarium - Tickets - Dolphin Tavern - Philadelphia, PA - July 7th, 2018
    "A wavy dance party" Hip-Hop/House/Tropical Sounds with Astro 8000
    https://www.dolphinphilly.com

31 hours ago

Nitty Gritty at Dolphin Tavern on 07/19/2018 10:00 PM EDT

1539 S. Broad Street

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    Nitty Gritty - Tickets - Dolphin Tavern - Philadelphia, PA - July 19th, 2018
    FOR PEOPLE WHO LIKE TO DANCE TO: ☆ THE RAMONES ☆ 50s + 60s JAMS " GARAGE * POP * SURF * ROCK ALL VINYL DANCE PARTY!!! * DJ David Atlas * $1 DRINKS 9-10 * FREE
    https://www.dolphinphilly.com

31 hours ago

BUM BUM TRA TRA (Latinx Night) at Dolphin Tavern on 07/12/2018 10:00 PM EDT

1539 S. Broad Street

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    BUM BUM TRA TRA (Latinx Night) - Tickets - Dolphin Tavern - Philadelphia, PA - July 12th, 2018
    "Baile Funk, Reggaeton, Trap, Club, Bass"
    https://www.dolphinphilly.com

31 hours ago

Open For Business at Dolphin Tavern on 07/25/2018 10:00 PM EDT

1539 S. Broad Street

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    Open For Business - Tickets - Dolphin Tavern - Philadelphia, PA - July 25th, 2018
    Open For Business - Tickets - Dolphin Tavern - Philadelphia, PA - July 25th, 2018
    https://www.dolphinphilly.com

31 hours ago

Unknown Pleasures at Dolphin Tavern on 07/18/2018 10:00 PM EDT

1539 S. Broad Street

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    Unknown Pleasures - Tickets - Dolphin Tavern - Philadelphia, PA - July 18th, 2018
    Unknown Pleasures post-punk / new wave / goth night w/ DJs Shari Vari & Littlespaceyy & Ian Galloway FREE
    https://www.dolphinphilly.com

31 hours ago

DJ Sylo at Dolphin Tavern on 07/27/2018 10:00 PM EDT

1539 S. Broad Street

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    DJ Sylo - Tickets - Dolphin Tavern - Philadelphia, PA - July 27th, 2018
    sylo & native sun @ the dolphin. a night of soulful dance music and glorious turn up. https://soundcloud.com/deejaysylo https://soundcloud.com/dj-nativesun come early for happy hour 9-10 /
    https://www.dolphinphilly.com

31 hours ago

Holy Trinity at Dolphin Tavern on 07/28/2018 09:00 PM EDT

1539 S. Broad Street

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    Holy Trinity - Tickets - Dolphin Tavern - Philadelphia, PA - July 28th, 2018
    BEYONCE, RIHANNA & NICKI MINAJ HITS, FEATURES, B-SIDES, REMIXES AND EDITS --ALL NIGHT LONG! #HOLYTRINITYPARTY w/ DJs DAME LUZ & WASSUP GINA
    https://www.dolphinphilly.com

32 hours ago

American Trappist at The Boot & Saddle on 08/25/2018 08:00 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    American Trappist - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - August 25th, 2018
    "To make one or more significant contributions to American music; to both live with and accurately portray my convictions through my work, with the use of only enough familiar elements that they may serve as a gateway to virgin territories in the work on behalf of the common listener and musician alike.
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

34 hours ago

Charlie Parr at The Boot & Saddle on 07/23/2018 08:30 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    Charlie Parr - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - July 23rd, 2018
    Fans who have been following Charlie Parr through his previous 13 full-length albums and decades of nonstop touring already know that the Duluth-based songwriter has a way of carving a path straight to the gut. On his newest record, Dog, however, he seems to be digging deeper and hitting those nerves quicker than ever before.
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

2 days ago

E Joseph and The Sparrows at The Boot & Saddle on 08/11/2018 08:30 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    E Joseph and The Sparrows - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - August 11th, 2018
    On April 22nd, The Classic Hunt unveil The Lyrids EP for online streaming and download. Recorded by the five-piece "psychedelic-folk-rock-jazz-punk-blues" band based out of Philadelphia, the music of The Classic Hunt can be distilled down to a nebular opposition of tension and release.
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

3 days ago

  • USE PERMIT

    USE OF FIRST FLOOR OF AN EXISTING BUILDING AS A GROUP DAY CARE, ALONG WITH ALL OTHER PREVIOUSLY APPROVED USES. NO SIGNS ON THIS PERMIT.

    1215 S 6TH ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ EXTERIOR WALL COVERINGS- FOR THE APPLICATIONS OF EXTERIOR WALL COVERINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    607 WILDER ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    UPGRADE TO 200AMP SERVICE DEMO OLD EQUIPMENT & BYPASS UNUSED METER SOCKETS REPLACE SERVICE ENTRY CABLE METER SOCKET & MAIN PANEL WITH NEW BREAKER TRANSFER BRANCH CIRCUITS INSTALL PANEL GFCI ENSURE SYSTEM BONDING AND GROUNDING AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    917 FEDERAL ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment

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5 days ago

Officer Keith Balco was pleased to meet forme...

Officer Keith Balco was pleased to meet former PAL kid, Earl at the grand reopening of the Acme Market located at 10th and Reed in South Philadelphia. It's always fantastic to run into PAL alumni! ACME Markets

    Police Athletic League of Philadelphia
    Officer Keith Balco was pleased to meet former PAL kid, Earl at the grand reopening of the Acme Market located at 10th and Reed in South Philadelphia. It's always fantastic to run into PAL alumni!...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Thank you ACME Markets for your donation to ...

Thank you ACME Markets for your donation to the Police Athletic League of Philadelphia. PAL thanks you for your support of the South Philadelphia community and congratulates you on the grand reopening of the Acme Market located at 10th and Reed.

    Police Athletic League of Philadelphia
    Thank you ACME Markets for your donation to the Police Athletic League of Philadelphia. PAL thanks you for your support of the South Philadelphia community and congratulates you on the grand...
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5 days ago

The Love Language, Bat Fangs at The Boot & Saddle on 08/17/2018 08:00 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    The Love Language, Bat Fangs - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - August 17th, 2018
    Based originally in North Carolina and now in Los Angeles, The Love Language was formed in Raleigh in 2008 by singer-songwriter Stuart McLamb. The band features a rotating cast of talented musicians who never fail to impress.
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

5 days ago

Cauldron at The Boot & Saddle on 09/07/2018 08:00 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    Cauldron - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - September 7th, 2018
    "like the very best NWOBHM songs ever" -Martin Popoff, BW&BK "the clout of early Maiden with the snarl of early Metallica to neck-snapping perfection" -Alastair Riddell, KERR
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

5 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP, MAIN DRAIN & FAI PA20181641799 "SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    1324-26 E PASSYUNK AVE Issued June 13, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER HEATER

    1162 S CLARION ST Issued June 13, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT - FOR REMOVAL AND REPLACEMENT OF LOOSE BRICKS, WIRE MESH AND STUCCO FRONT WALL TO RESOLVE CASE #638550. ABUTTING SIDEWALK MUST BE CLOSED WITH FENCING A MINIMUM OF 6? IN HEIGHT. SEPARATE STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SIDEWALK CLOSURE. A SEPARATE PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL ALTERATIONS THAT ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSED ON CASE #638550.

    1526 S BROAD ST Issued June 13, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

6 days ago

Bright Light Bright Light at The Boot & Saddle on 11/09/2018 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Boot and Saddle
    Attend Boot and Saddle event.
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6 days ago

Beru Power Trio at The Boot & Saddle on 09/29/2018 08:30 PM EDT

1131 S. Broad Street

    Boot and Saddle
    Attend Boot and Saddle event.
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6 days ago

Puebla, a photo essay by Harvey Finkle, at El...

Puebla, a photo essay by Harvey Finkle, at El Compadre Restaurant, 1149 S. 9th Street, available to view now. Juntos Harvey Finkle #Mighty

    Mighty Writers
    Puebla, a photo essay by Harvey Finkle, at El Compadre Restaurant, 1149 S. 9th Street, available to view now. Juntos Harvey Finkle #Mighty
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Jun 14

State rep candidate Elizabeth Fiedler hosts Primary Election Victory Celebration at Pub on Passyunk E., 1501 E. Passyunk Ave., 5-7 p.m. Drinks, snacks, kid-friendly. For info: friends@elizabethfiedler.com.

    Jun 14
    State rep candidate Elizabeth Fiedler hosts Primary Election Victory Celebration at Pub on Passyunk E., 1501 E. Passyunk Ave., 5-7 p.m. Drinks, snacks, kid-friendly. For info: friends@elizabethfiedler.com.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

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