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Korean Bakery 'Paris Baguette' Debuts In Chinatown

There's a brand-new bakery in town. Called Paris Baguette, the fresh arrival is located at 923 Arch St. in Chinatown.

    Korean Bakery 'Paris Baguette' Debuts In Chinatown
    There's a brand-new bakery in town. Called Paris Baguette, the fresh arrival is located at 923 Arch St. in Chinatown. Despite its name, Paris Baguette hails from Korea, with more than 3,000 locations worldwide. Specializing in French-inspired cakes, pastries, sandwiches and signature coffee drinks, the global chain first began opening U.S.
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Fork, High Street on Market, and a popular Starbucks temporarily closed by health dept.

1001 Chestnut St.

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6802 Old York Rd.

315 N 52nd St.

5101 Germantown Ave.

615 S 56th St.

12319 Academy Rd

1500 Walnut St.

801 Cottman Ave.

306 Market St.

600 E Chelten Ave.

4690 Castor Ave.

625 W Girard Ave.

3231 Powelton Ave.

...AVE.; Franklin’s, 3521 BOWMAN ST.; South Street Pizzeria, 1410 SOUTH ST.; The Black Taxi, 745 N 25TH ST.; Kingsessing Food Market, 1550 S 55TH ST...

...Street Pizzeria, 1410 SOUTH ST.; The Black Taxi, 745 N 25TH ST.; Kingsessing Food Market, 1550 S 55TH ST...

    Fork, High Street on Market, and a popular Starbucks temporarily closed by health dept.
    Just two weeks into the New Year, there are a few familiar names on the list of 13 restaurants, markets and stores that were temporarily closed by Philadelphia Department of Public Health inspectors between Jan. 1 and Jan. 15.
    http://www.philly.com

29 hours ago

Calculator Club: Calling for Coaches

1026 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19107

    Calculator Club: Calling for Coaches
    Calculator Club presented by Freire Charter School Foundation January 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2018 Freire Charter Middle School Center City 1026 Market Street Philadelphia, PA 19107 Build meaningful connections with Freire 5th graders in the new program, Calculator Club, where math is friendly, fast-paced and fun.
    http://philadelphiapact.com

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Old-Ass Building: 10 South 10th

Old-Ass Building: 10 South 10th

    Old-Ass Building: 10 South 10th
    10 South 10th Street Photo by Michael Bixler I've always wondered about this skinny bastard. Find out all about it at ...
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4 days ago

Daring to put legs on faith with the inspiration of MLK

NewCORE, WHYY, and Philadelphia Media Network are presenting a public discussion, “Does Dr. King’s Life, Legacy, and Hope for America Matter?” Monday evening at 6 p.m. at the Philadelphia Media Network Building, 801 Market St.

    Daring to put legs on faith with the inspiration of MLK
    On Monday, a day of service will honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday. In the spring, activities will mark the 50th anniversary of his assassination. Between now and then, a Philadelphia group will host conversations about King's legacy. University of Pennsylvania chaplain and author Charles "Chaz" Howard is one of the panelists.
    https://whyy.org

4 days ago

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5 days ago

Local Organization Donating Wigs To Cancer Patients

Those wigs are on display at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Welcome Center at 914 Chestnut Street, and are available for free to cancer patients.

    Local Organization Donating Wigs To Cancer Patients
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Free wigs are being made available in Center City to cancer patients, thanks to a local foundation. Tracie Burrell started the Atiya Williamson "Fight Like A Girl" Foundation three years ago when her niece Atiya passed away from cancer. "I started the foundation from scratch, I didn't know what I was doing," said Burrell.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

5 days ago

Call for Nominations! Deadline is Feb. 9, 201...

Call for Nominations! Deadline is Feb. 9, 2018. Now accepting nominations for the 2018 Preservation Achievement Awards -- both Grand Jury (project) Awards and Special Recognition Awards. Our 25th annual awards program will be held June 6, 2018. Help us continue to recognize the best and brightest in preservation work throughout the region, such as the 2008 Grand Jury Award-winning Paul Cret - Samuel Yellin Gate Restoration at Jefferson University's 925 Chestnut Street.

    Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia
    Call for Nominations! Deadline is Feb. 9, 2018. Now accepting nominations for the 2018 Preservation Achievement Awards -- both Grand Jury (project) Awards and Special Recognition Awards. Our 25th...
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5 days ago

16 Cant-Miss Theater Shows In Philadelphia This January

Lantern Theater Company, 923 Ludlow Street

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Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad Street

Plays & Players Theatre, 1714 Delancey Place

Arden Theatre Company, 40 N. 2nd Street

Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut Street

Where:The Wilma Theater, 265 S. Broad Street

Where:The Rosenbach, 2008 Delancey Place

Where:InterAct Theatre Company, 302 S. Hicks Street

Where:The Latvian Society of Philadelphia, 531 N. 7th Street

    16 Cant-Miss Theater Shows In Philadelphia This January
    Les Miserables | Photo by Matthew Murphy Kick off 2018 with some great performing arts... The new year brings a slate of new theater shows to Philly stages. Check out our top picks for great shows in Philadelphia this month.
    https://www.uwishunu.com

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Are you a tenant who has experienced eviction...

Are you a tenant who has experienced eviction or the threat of eviction? Join the Mayor’s Task Force on Eviction Prevention and Response listening session for residents, scheduled for January 11 from 6:00-8:00pm at 801 Market St. The Task Force is seeking input from community members who have experienced eviction or who was otherwise forced to move from their rental housing. Food, child care, and bus fare will be provided at this meeting. Please contact charlotte.edelstein@phila.gov to RSVP or questions. You can find out more information about the Task Force here: http://www.phila.gov/hhs/accomplishments/Pages/default.aspx Please share widely with your networks! #housingfutures #communityfuturisms #residentvoices #philly #evictedphilly #evictions #tenants #tenantrights

    Community Futures Lab
    Are you a tenant who has experienced eviction or the threat of eviction? Join the Mayor's Task Force on Eviction Prevention and Response listening session for residents, scheduled for January 11 from...
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Jan 08

Little Corner at 10th & Market Reveals Big Legacy

...for manufacturers of railway materials and supplies. The business moved to the first floor of 10 South 10th Street in January 1897 and, by 1900, had expanded into all five floors and the basement...

...to dealer for railway supplies and eventually moved to a larger, eight story building at 1020 Filbert Street (demolished) in 1902...

...a series of owners and foreclosures in the 1930s and 40s, Samuel Abelson, who owned 12 South 10th Street and ran Jean’s Book Store there, took ownership of the building. A card shop...

...real estate shopping spree in the early 2000s, buying the entire south side of the 900 block of Chestnut Street, five Center City parking garages, and a large collection of smaller commercial properties. The company...

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...fanfare. The store was founded by former Snellenburg’s employees. The shop first opened at 5921 Market Street (demolished) a few years earlier. The new location used all five floors of 10 South...

    Little Corner at 10th & Market Reveals Big Legacy
    In 1896, Charles McCaul must have felt pretty confident. The Irish-born contractor had worked in the construction industry since the age of 13 and had owned a construction business in Philadelphia since 1875. His commissions included schools, industrial buildings, houses, and banks.
    https://hiddencityphila.org

Jan 08

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Jan 05

Watch the Fashion District of Philadelphia’s glass entrance rise in 37 seconds

...shaping up at the redevelopment of the Gallery Mall in Market East. The corner of 9th and Market and surrounding blocks are still major construction zones, but the project has taken the first...

    Watch the Fashion District of Philadelphia's glass entrance rise in 37 seconds
    Things are shaping up at the redevelopment of the Gallery Mall in Market East. The corner of 9th and Market and surrounding blocks are still major construction zones, but the project has taken the first step in the exterior renovation of the mall: The completion of the nearly 70-foot-tall glass entrance to the future Fashion District of Philadelphia.
    https://philly.curbed.com

Jan 05

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Jan 04

Celebrate 2018 With New Treasures in Philadelphia

...station. Check website for in-store community events like tastings, art workshops and kids’ activities. 34 S. 11th St., 215.709.0022

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...a vermouth collection and exclusive varieties from Dad’s Hat Rye and Victory Brewing Company. 130 S. 18th St., 215.433.1555

...chicken fried rabbit and champagne-braised escargot, an extensive raw bar and house-made charcuterie. 52 S. 2nd St., 267.606.6313

...each garment offers both a glove-like fit and a one-of-a-kind look. 709 Walnut St., 267.218.5760

...performed on a Megaformer that leaves clients sore for days—in the best possible way. 1625 Walnut St., 2nd floor, 267.639.4605

...classes accommodate skill levels from yoga newbies to experienced practitioners, with drop-ins costing $24. 31 S. 2nd St., 215.494.7385

...s devotion to his Continental Army. Catch “Among His Troops” on display through February 19. 101 S. 3rd St., 215.253.6731

    Celebrate 2018 With New Treasures in Philadelphia
    The City of Brotherly Love may be home to some of the oldest historic sites in the country, but it offers plenty of modern diversions, too. As 2018 gets underway, here are a few exciting new developments.[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"body","fid":"194257","attributes":{"alt":"The Love","class":"medi
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Jan 04

City of Philadelphia under snow emergency

-Autopark at 8th & Filbert Streets Garage (801 Filbert Street)

    City of Philadelphia under snow emergency
    Philadelphia remained under a snow emergency at noon Thursday as the winter storm continued to blanket the city and its suburbs with snow. Steve Lorenz of the Philadelphia Streets Department gave a progress report at 11 a.m. on the city's efforts to keep highways and by-ways passable.
    http://6abc.com

Jan 04

District Taco Joins the East Market Project in Center City

The East Market project — currently under construction — spans a city block, from Market to Chestnut and 11th to 12th, with two towers offering about 560 apartments in total.

    District Taco Joins the East Market Project in Center City
    The latest tenant to sign on at East Market is District Taco , a Washington, D.C.-based Mexican eatery that started out as a food truck and now has several brick-and-mortar locations, including one in King of Prussia.
    https://philly.eater.com

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