1 hour ago

Check Out This Brand New Target by the Art Museum

...of Chestnut opened in July 2016 and its Rittenhouse peer, just seven blocks away at 1900 Chestnut, opened in October 2016. (Here’s a handy comparison of the two.) The company also...

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...area overall that have been opened within the last two years. The store on the 1100 block of Chestnut opened in July 2016 and its Rittenhouse peer, just seven blocks away at 1900 Chestnut...

Because the new store at 2001 Pennsylvania Avenue (formerly the site of Whole Foods near the Barnes Foundation and Rodin Museum) is small...

    Check Out This Brand New Target by the Art Museum
    Here's when you can get your hands on some grand-opening goodies. A brand new Target opened its doors in Philadelphia Wednesday morning, giving residents in the Art Museum area another place to shop.
    http://www.phillymag.com

1 hour ago

Upcoming Philly Restaurants: More Hoagies, Tacos, and Pizza Heading This Way

...S. location of Roman pizzeria Alice in the former Cosi at the southeast corner of 15th and Locust. The first Alice, pronounced “ah-LEE-cheh,” opened in Rome in 1990. It’s now...

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...It’s going into the ground floor of the Garden Court Plaza apartment building at 47th and Pine. Mark Capriotti and Mark Corpus of ReAnimator also own Res Ipsa in Rittenhouse. [West Philly...

WASHINGTON SQUARE WEST — Middle Child opens this week at 248 S. 11th Street with breakfast, lunch, and packaged snacks and sweets. According to the restaurant, it’s a...

UNIVERSITY CITY — Just Salad is opening at Penn early next year, at 3728 Spruce Street. The restaurant — which also sells wraps, grain bowls, and smoothies, not just salad — will focus...

FAIRMOUNT — Albert Zheng is contributing two new restaurants to Fairmount Avenue, both named Engimono. One will be a sushi spot at 1811 Fairmount Avenue. The other is planned as a deli of sorts, with a menu that includes poké. It’s going into the former Rybread at 2319 Fairmount Avenue.

FAIRMOUNT — Albert Zheng is contributing two new restaurants to Fairmount Avenue, both named Engimono. One will be a sushi spot at 1811 Fairmount Avenue. The other is planned as a deli of sorts, with a menu that includes poké. It’s going into the former Rybread at 2319 Fairmount Avenue.

NORTHERN LIBERTIES — Avram Hornik is opening Craft Hall at 901 N. Delaware Avenue after Yards Brewing Co. leaves the property to relocate to 5th and Spring Garden. Hornik...

...at 901 N. Delaware Avenue after Yards Brewing Co. leaves the property to relocate to 5th and Spring Garden. Hornik, who owns Morgan’s Pier and Dolphin Tavern (and previously co-owned Union Transfer...

    Upcoming Philly Restaurants: More Hoagies, Tacos, and Pizza Heading This Way
    WEST PHILLY - Kensington-based coffee roasters ReAnimator is opening a third coffee shop, this one in West Philly. It's going into the ground floor of the Garden Court Plaza apartment building at 47th and Pine. Mark Capriotti and Mark Corpus of ReAnimator also own Res Ipsa in Rittenhouse.
    https://philly.eater.com

3 hours ago

MakeOffices’ new location is ripe for startup collaborations

...to boast of and just launched its second, and Philadelphia’s largest coworking space, at 17th and Market...

    MakeOffices' new location is ripe for startup collaborations - Technical.ly Philly
    More than 30 coworking operators have made their homes in Philly, offering collaboration and (usually) free coffee to small startup owners, freelancers and artists alike. MakeOffices now has two locations to boast of and just launched its second, and Philadelphia's largest coworking space, at 17th and Market.
    https://technical.ly

4 hours ago

500 Walnut, Philly’s newest and most luxurious condo tower, in photos

Scannapieco, whose most recent project is 1706 Rittenhouse, said, “This project is the pinnacle of my career.”

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...of developer Tom Scannapieco’s latest project, a 26-story tower at the corner of 5th and Walnut. The skinny, angular tower was designed by Cecil Baker + Partners and features just 35 condo...

    500 Walnut, Philly's newest and most luxurious condo tower, in photos
    Councilman Mark Squilla put it best when he tried to describe just how posh the new 500 Walnut tower really is: "What amazed me is that when you come into the building's parking deck, it feels like you're in a lobby of a hotel."
    https://philly.curbed.com

4 hours ago

Art Museum Target is Now Open Here’s A Preview

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A few weeks ago I stopped by the new Target located at 20th and Callowhill and chatted with the manager. She invited me to the soft opening, which occurred last...

    Target Art Museum is now open. The bargain department store is convenient.
    October 18, 2017 by HughE Dillon Art Museum Target is Now Open Here's A Preview A few weeks ago I stopped by the new Target located at 20th and Callowhill and chatted with the manager. She invited me to the soft opening, which occurred last night, but I was already booked.
    http://www.phillychitchat.com

5 hours ago

This new beer was inspired by Joel Embiid's love of Shirley Temples

At the launch party/season opener party at Misconduct’s 15th and Locust outpost, which kicks off at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 18, anyone who buys a glass of Hinkie’s Sweet Revenge will automatically be entered in a raffle to win a pair of tickets to Friday’s home opener at the Wells Fargo Center.

    This new beer was inspired by Joel Embiid's love of Shirley Temples
    If you're ready to raise a glass to The Process as the 2017-18 NBA season kicks off, here's the beer to do it with. On Oct. 18, as the Sixers take the court for their debut against the Washington Wizards, Misconduct Tavern will tap the first keg of Hinkie's Sweet Revenge, a limited-edition release from Conshohocken Brewing Co.
    https://billypenn.com

12 hours ago

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13R, WITH A NEW TWO-INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE, FOR BUILDING #2, AS PER APPROVED PLANS. ALL WORK SHALL BE PERFORMED BY A FIRE SUPPRESSION CONTRACTOR LICENSED BY THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA. *WORK LIMITED TO NEW BUILDING. FDC THRU-WALL ON NEW CONSTRUCTION, PER PHC*

    1726 SPRUCE ST Issued October 16, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 6 LIGHTS, 4 SWITCHES, 2GFCI IN 2 BATHROOMS AS PER 2008 NEC

    2411 MANNING ST Issued October 16, 2017 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLING LENNOX HEATER AND A/C UNIT, AND DUCTWORK THROUGHOUT, 1ST AND 2ND FLOOR, AND 3RD FLOOR MINI SPLIT UNIT HEATER TO BE PLACED IN BASEMENT AND A/C UNITS TO BE PLACED ON 1ST FLOOR ROOF AT REAR.

    2420 PANAMA ST Issued October 16, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    LEGALIZE REPAIR OR REPLACE AS NEEDED FISHING ALL WIRE FOR RECEPTS, 40-HI-HATS, SWITCHES,AND DEVICES AS PER 2008 CC DISTRICT

    1915-19 CHESTNUT ST Issued October 16, 2017 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    NO CHANGE IN USE AND OCCUPANCY CLASSIFICATION. INTERIOR ALTERATIONS (PRESCRIPTIVE METHOD) AS PER APPROVED PLANS. ALL WORK TO BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH HISTORICAL COMMISSION APPROVAL. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR MEP AND FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK.

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12 hours ago

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12 hours ago

Legal Guide to PA Medical Marijuana Act

200 S. Broad St., Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19102

    Legal Guide to PA Medical Marijuana Act - 10/18/2017
    Join the Chamber for this free workshop to discuss Pennsylvania's new Medical Marijuana Act. Signed in 2016, the act will establish the basis for which medical marijuana businesses can operate. The discussion will educate members on the provisions in the act, particularly Chapter 20 and the current state of permitting and legal registrants.
    http://www.chamberphl.com

24 hours ago

Get Spooked: 10 Philly-Area Halloween Runs to Have on Your Radar

Where: Philadelphia Runner Center City, 1601 Sansom Street, Rittenhouse

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Where: Three starting points: Palmer Park (Frankford Avenue and East Palmer Street, Fishtown), South Philly (7th and Bainbridge Streets) and City Hall

Where: Saint Benjamin Brewing Company, 1710 North 5th Street, Kensington

    Get Spooked: 10 Philly-Area Halloween Runs to Have on Your Radar
    Some are free, some are extra spooky, and - naturally - costumes are encouraged for just about all of 'em. It's that time, friends: Halloween time! This year, instead of vegging out on the couch with mounds of Halloween candy and Hocus Pocus, strap on those running shoes and hit the pavement with these 10 Halloween-themed runs going down around Philly.
    http://www.phillymag.com

26 hours ago

5 midcentury modern homes in Philly you can buy right now

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    5 midcentury modern homes in Philly you can buy right now
    Editor's note: This article was last published in June 2017 and has since been updated with the most recent information. The Philadelphia region is often overlooked for its midcentury modern architecture. But all one has to do is dig a little deeper and realize that there are plenty of these gorgeous homes dotting its landscape.
    https://philly.curbed.com

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36 hours ago

Community Forum - The Behavioral Psychology of Giving and Unveiling of the 2017 Pro Bono Task Force Report

200 S. Broad St., Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19102

    Community Forum - The Behavioral Psychology of Giving and Unveiling of the 2017 Pro Bono Task Force Report
    The Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia is dedicated to promoting regional economic growth, advancing business-friendly public policies, and servicing our members through outstanding programs, benefits and services.
    http://www.chamberphl.com

37 hours ago

Cocktails with a Kick raises funds for Starfinder Foundation

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    Cocktails with a Kick raises funds for Starfinder Foundation | Philly Chit Chat
    Cocktails with a Kick raises funds for Starfinder Hosted at Cozen O'Connor, Cocktails with a Kick raised funds for Starfinder Foundation on October 5th. Since 2002, Starfinder's soccer, educational, and personal development programs have been inspiring young people from underserved...
    http://www.phillychitchat.com

40 hours ago

MyNEWPhilly was live — at BoConcept Philadelp...

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    Trust the Process LIVE from Blitz, Bowties and Bourbon
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45 hours ago

This week Seventy is sponsoring two events as...

...redistricting. https://soyp.ticketleap.com/slay-the-gerrymander/ Wednesday, 6 - 8 pm at Temple University (1515 Market St, #222), join us for “How Local is Your Politics”, an information discussion about effective political...

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...Slay the Gerrymander: Bar Games to Fix Democracy” at 6 pm at the Field House (1150 Filbert St). Food, prizes, drink specials, and competition to learn about redistricting. https://soyp.ticketleap.com/slay...

    State of Young Philly : YIP - Young Involved Philadelphia
    State of Young Philly is an annual week long event series hosted every fall by Young Involved Philadelphia. Each year SOYP brings together over 50 partner organizations, and 2,000 young professionals, elected officials, and organizational leaders to examine the current state of young Philadelphia and generate change in our beloved city.
    http://younginvolvedphila.org

46 hours ago

A sneak peek at the Good Dog repairs before it reopens this week

MICHAEL KLEIN / Staff Owners David and Heather Garry at Good Dog Bar, 224 S. 15th St.

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Yeeroh, fast-casual Greek food, comes to Broad and South

    Good Dog Bar returns after a 9-week repair project
    The popular Rittenhouse hang Good Dog Bar will reopen at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17 after a nine-week project that included a new floor and a new kitchen. Owners David and Heather Garry said repairs solved a persistent sag of the second floor at the hundred-year-old building.
    http://www.philly.com

47 hours ago

Philly Woman Says Marathon Grill Manager Told Her “We Don’t Serve Your Kind”

Local talk show host Salima Hakeem says she hasn’t slept a full night since Friday: The soon-to-be 61-year-old is still reeling after she claims she was discriminated against and verbally abused by the manager of Marathon Grill‘s 19th and Market location.

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It is our understanding that Salima came to our outdoor seating area at 1818 Market Street on Friday afternoon with food brought in from another establishment. Since seating is reserved solely...

    She Says Marathon Grill Manager Told Her "We Don't Serve Your Kind"
    Marathon Grill says the company is sorry that she "felt mistreated." Local talk show host Salima Hakeem says she hasn't slept a full night since Friday: The soon-to-be 61-year-old is still reeling after she claims she was discriminated against and verbally abused by the manager of Marathon Grill 's 19th and Market location.
    http://www.phillymag.com

2 days ago

Good morning and Happy Monday everyone: My n...

...in Philadelphia. We are hosting our next Millennial Networking Event on November 1 at Coda (1712 Walnut Street) from 6-9 pm. Our events give approximately 200-250 of Philadelphia's millennials movers...

    In The Mix Philly - Must be 21+
    November's In The Mix event features a panel that includes Ryan Dorsey, owner of NOTO, Recess Lounge, Dos Tacos & Maison 208; Kristin Detterline, Group Editor of Philadelphia Style Magazine, Erin Branche, owner of Lash Bash Philly; and Steve Shea, Founder & CEO of Everything Clicks & Ajungo Holdings. Also included!
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2 days ago

20 Terrific Things To Do In Philly This Week, October 16-22

Where:Prince Theater, 1412 Chestnut Street

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Where:Eastern State Penitentiary, 2027 Fairmount Avenue

Where:National Constitution Center, 525 Arch Street

Where:Museum of the American Revolution, 101 S. 3rd Street

Where:Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street

Where:Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad Street

Where:La Peg at FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts, 3680 Walnut Street

Where:Verizon Hall, 300 S. Broad Street

Where:Reading Terminal Market, 51 N. 12th Street

Where:Penn Museum, 3260 South Street

Where:Woodford Mansion, 2300 N. 33rd Street

Where:Memphis Taproom, 2331 E. Cumberland Street

Where:American Swedish Historical Museum, 1900 Pattison Avenue

    20 Terrific Things To Do In Philly This Week, October 16-22
    Benjamin Franklin Bridge | Photo by A. Ricketts for Visit Philadelphia Harry Potter Festival, Philadelphia Film Festival, Philadelphia 76ers home opener and more... Tired of fall festivals yet? No? We aren't either. This week in Philly, there's ample opportunity to take advantage of fall fun in the City of Brotherly Love.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

2 days ago

Cute Instagrams of Dogs at Paws Mutt Strut Saturday

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    Cute Dogs in Halloween Costumes participate in a Mutt Strut
    October 16, 2017 by HughE Dillon As I mentioned on my WOGL Friday segment, the PAWS 11 th Annual Mutt Strut happened on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Navy Yard. D ogs and the people who love them enjoyed a fall festival and walked the scenic route in the Navy Yard some in their cutest Halloween finest and funniest.
    http://www.phillychitchat.com

2 days ago

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The Startup Way with Eric Ries + Wharton's Adam Grant

200 S. Broad St., Suite 700, Philadelphia, PA 19102

    The Startup Way with Eric Ries + Wharton's Adam Grant - 10/16/2017
    Join the Arts + Business Council, a Council of the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia, for a conversation featuring Eric Ries (author of The Startup Way + The Lean Startup) and Adam Grant (Wharton’s Top Rated Professor + author of Give and Take, Originals, and Option B), on how organizations of all sizes can harness startup techniques to drive growth.
    http://www.chamberphl.com

2 days ago

Wee News: Primp & Play Parties

...for weekend pop-up parties: They’re currently offering both home parties AND shindigs at 1500 Chestnut Street, inside the Ellington Building. With more square footage and multiple rooms, the new party space...

    Wee News: Primp & Play Parties
    Out with the old, in with the new venues Read more If you, like us, were bummed when you heard that Primp & Play on 10th Street had closed last month, well ... nobody would blame you.
    http://wee-wander.com

2 days ago

Roosevelt Apartments Entrance

* Entrance. Southeast corner, 23rd and Walnut.

    Philadelphia Public Art: Roosevelt Apartments Entrance
    Roosevelt Apartments Entrance 1913 * birds, plants, abstract design, * Entrance. Southeast corner, 23rd and Walnut. * 39.951020,-75.178310[map] * On the Rittenhouse Square tour
    http://philart.net

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