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The John G. Johnson Art Collection on Broad Street

“Unused City-Owned Real Estate,” The John G. Johnson Art Collection, 510 South Broad Street, November 30, 1936 (PhillyHistory.org)

John G. Johnson Collection, Interior of home at 506 South Broad Street, ca. 1905-1915 (Philadelphia Museum of Art, Library and Archives)

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Having filled his home at 426 South Broad with art, Johnson moved to a larger residence a block away, at 506. George Biddle...

    The John G. Johnson Art Collection on Broad Street
    "There are still so many paintings on the floor, I just don't know where to put them," complained Hendrik Willem Mesdag to his art dealer. The artist/collector would soon solve the problem by building a museum next to his house in The Hague, exhibiting his own work with that of other Dutch and French artists.
    https://www.phillyhistory.org

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Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Holiday Light Shows, Ice Skating, Twelve Days Of Christmas Movies At Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest Christmas Shows and More!

...pm in the South Street Headhouse District, Experience the creativity and energy of the fabulous Fourth Street and South Street business communities with an evening of extended hours, art, music, food and shopping along Historic...

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Liberty Lands Market ~ December 16 ~ From 9 am until 3 pm at 926 N. American St in Northern Liberties. One can find everything from fresh organic produce to hand crafted wears...

Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~ December 16 ~ From 10 am to 2 pm, The Food Trust holds an outdoor market at 43rd St and Baltimore Ave. Enjoy fresh vegetables & food from favorite local farmers and producers. ~ Clark Park Farmers’ Market ~

Greensgrow Holiday Bazaar ~ December 16 & 17 ~ From 10 am – 4 pm at Greensgrow Farms, 2501 E. Cumberland Street in Kensington. Shop holiday trees and holiday greens, handmade crafts, homemade treats, homegrown bulbs and wreaths, and other special gifts. ~ Greensgrow Holiday Bazaar ~

    Weekend Things To Do In Philadelphia ~ Holiday Light Shows, Ice Skating, Twelve Days Of Christmas Movies At Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest Christmas Shows and More!
    Things to do in Philadelphia ~ December 15 - 21 ~ Visiting Philadelphia or living in/nearby Philly? We have it all for you. Anything from free events in Philadelphia, to food festivals, historical sites, museums and much more. With so many things to do in Philadelphia, you can't go wrong.
    http://www.myphillyalive.com

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    12/20/17 ERECT ASSEMBLY TENT 20X30

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    INSTALL NEW 200AMP SERVICE,PANEL MOTOR SE CABLES,NEW WIRE THROUGHOUT WITH LIGHTING,OUTLETS,SWITCHES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS AND INSTALL RG6 CAT5 CABLES AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    400 REED ST Issued December 13, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 200AMP SERVICE,PANEL MOTOR SE CABLES,NEW WIRE THROUGHOUT WITH LIGHTING,OUTLETS,SWITCHES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS AND INSTALL RG6 CAT5 CABLES AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    400 REED ST Issued December 13, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 200AMP SERVICE,PANEL MOTOR SE CABLES,NEW WIRE THROUGHOUT WITH LIGHTING,OUTLETS,SWITCHES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS AND INSTALL RG6 CAT5 CABLES AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    400 REED ST Issued December 13, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 200AMP SERVICE,PANEL MOTOR SE CABLES,NEW WIRE THROUGHOUT WITH LIGHTING,OUTLETS,SWITCHES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS AND INSTALL RG6 CAT5 CABLES AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    400 REED ST Issued December 13, 2017 Comment
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Where to Eat on New Year’s Eve in Philadelphia

At the elegant Fond (1537 S. 11th Street), the five-course tasting menu includes truffled lobster risotto, filet mignon, sturgeon with caviar, and tuna carpaccio. There’s a free Champagne toast at midnight. $95; optional wine pairing $35

Good King Tavern’s (614 S. 7th Street) regular a la carte menu will be available all night, along with French “fancy foods...

The tasting menu at Hungry Pigeon (743 S. 4th Street) includes oysters, warm shrimp with beurre blanc, steak, and crab and potato ravioli, plus galette de rois (king cake) for dessert — traditional among French cultures this time of year. $65

The Twisted Tail’s (509 S. 2nd Street) masquerade party features live music from the Mikey Junior Band and a burlesque performance. Dinner...

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Three tasting menu options will be offered at Michael Solomonov’s Abe Fisher (1623 Sansom Street), with latkes, Shabbos Chicken with potato and swiss chard kugel, dry-aged ribeye, and those famous Montreal-style smoked short ribs. $55-$75

The December 31 tasting menu at Aldine (1901 Chestnut Street) includes four or five courses, depending on the seating. Look for uni custard, poached trout, and grilled beef with lobster salad. $65 or $85

The prix fixe New Year’s Eve menus at Jose Garces’ tapas spots offer courses themed to Spanish cities — choose between San Sebastian or Barcelona at Amada (217 Chestnut Street) and Bilbao or Biarittz at Tinto. $75-$95 Official Barclay Prime

The decadent eats at Barclay Prime (237 S. 18th Street) on Rittenhouse Square always have a festive feel. On New Year’s Eve, finish off lobster and wagyu ribeye with a free Champagne toast.

...menu of its Chinese/Jewish-American dishes for $40.99. Sister spots Cheu Noodle Bar (255 S. 10th Street) and Cheu Fishtown (1416 Frankford Avenue) aren’t doing set menus but they are planning...

...for $40.99. Sister spots Cheu Noodle Bar (255 S. 10th Street) and Cheu Fishtown (1416 Frankford Avenue) aren’t doing set menus but they are planning NYE specials, including Sapporo-style butter...

Bring a group of friends to Dim Sum House (3939 Chestnut Street) for the restaurant’s new king crab feast featuring a huge freshwater crab that feeds...

The luxe NYE menu at Fine Palate (231 S. 15th Street) starts with free Champagne. Dinner options include artichoke soup with truffles, uni and caviar, foie gras, truffle risotto, filet mignon, king crab, and wild boar chops. $89, paid in advance Official Fond

The four-course prix fixe menu at Kensington Quarters (1310 Frankford Avenue) starts off appropriately butchery with beef tartare or charcuterie (or oysters). The following courses include parsnip ravioli, pork shoulder, and ribeye. $75; optional $30 wine pairing

In West Philly, Marigold Kitchen (501 S. 45th Street) is pulling out all the stops with a 15-course feast of venison tartare, chestnut ravioli, pan-seared scallops, and enough other bites to keep diners full until 2018. The restaurant is BYOB. $120

Dinner comes with a drag show at Mission (1516 Sansom Street). For $100, get a reserved table, a taco dinner, and tequila. $100 for dinner and the show; $60 for the show with two drinks and passed appetizers Jason Varney Oyster House

The modern Korean menu at SouthGate (1801 Lombard Street) gets some NYE additions. The prix fixe offering includes choices like kimchi fried rice, Chinese five-spice duck, and filet mignon, plus a glass of Champagne. $50

The party at Time (1315 Sansom Street) starts with live jazz and slides into funk and neo-soul later on in the...

Three seatings at Walnut Street Cafe (2929 Walnut Street) mean three different menus. Early birds (5-6 p.m.) feast on three courses — soup...

The four-course French menu at Zinc (246 S. 11th Street) is one of the better deals in town at under 70 bucks. It includes seafood quenelle, quail in pastry, veal and truffle stew, and profiteroles. $68

    Where to Eat on New Year's Eve in Philadelphia
    Before saying so long to 2017, eat a celebratory New Year's Eve dinner at one of these Philly restaurants. Choose from decadent multi-course meals, beer buffets, midnight Champagne toasts, dinner with a side of live music, and more. Just be sure to book a table before it's too late.
    https://philly.eater.com

20 hours ago

Wrap Your Hands Around This Yeeroh

...of Greek grills to open, and it’s called “Yeeroh.” Just off the intersection of Broad and South streets in Philly, Greek-American Yianni Degermentzidis has launched his shop dedicated to the sandwich...

    Wrap Your Hands Around This Yeeroh
    Philadelphia, PA - Wrap your hands around this new Gyro if you can. It's latest, in a trend of Greek grills to open, and it's called "Yeeroh." Just off the intersection of Broad and South streets in Philly, Greek-American Yianni Degermentzidis has launched his shop dedicated to the sandwich he has been fond of from his time in Greece.
    https://cosmosphilly.com

24 hours ago

The York Street Hustle at The Boot & Saddle on 02/10/2018 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    The York Street Hustle - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - February 10th, 2018
    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
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

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Pianos Become The Teeth at The Boot & Saddle on 02/23/2018 08:00 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Pianos Become The Teeth - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - February 23rd, 2018
    Pianos Become The Teeth have never been the kind of band who are easy to distill into a simple soundbite and that's more evident than ever on the band's fourth full-length Wait For Love, an album that sees the Baltimore-based act reconciling their aggressive past with the atmospheric turns of 2014's Keep You.
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

24 hours ago

December 14: Abate and switch | Blatstein & Super Wawa | Voices on stop-and-go

Bart Blatstein’s plans for a “Super Wawa” at Columbus and Dickinson directly counters the pedestrian-friendly goals of the city’s Central Delaware waterfront master plan, Inga Saffron writes. Saffron criticizes Blatstein’s proposed…

    December 14: Abate and switch | Blatstein & Super Wawa | Voices on stop-and-go
    Bart Blatstein's plans for a "Super Wawa" at Columbus and Dickinson directly counters the pedestrian-friendly goals of the city's Central Delaware waterfront master plan, Inga Saffron writes. Saffron criticizes Blatstein's proposed design and autocentric use, pointing to the intersection's potential as a walkable urban passageway, citing neighboring spaces like Race Street Pier and Spruce Harbor Park.
    http://planphilly.com

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