4 days ago

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    REPLACE CURB TRAP & FAI PA20181631405 "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"

    138 CHESTNUT ST Issued June 13, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

Philly dining with view | Let's Eat

...either. Try them at Ardmore’s Delice et Chocolat on your way to the train (9 E. Lancaster Ave.) or at the Buttery in Malvern (233 E King St.), where the pains aux chocolat...

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Attico, a restaurant-lounge, is coming together on the roof of the new Cambria Hotel (219 S. Broad St., across from the Bellevue) for a mid-July official opening. Although buildings block the actual...

Porta, 1216 Chestnut St.

Love the name (“bubble” for bubble tea, “fish” for sushi), love the restaurant (Bubblefish, 909 Arch St.). This sleek, industrial-looking bistro, which opened 2½ years ago in Chinatown, delivers not only...

Approaching its fourth anniversary, Rittenhouse’s Abe Fisher (1623 Sansom St.) shows no sign of growing stale with its modern-Ashkenazi theme. Chef Yehuda Sichel keeps...

Thursday, June 14, is the projected opening of a second location for this nutrition-forward bowl specialist at 1700 Market St. It will be open from breakfast through dinner weekdays.

Coffee shop comes to the Bok Building from Adam Gery, a longtime manager and barista at Last Drop Coffeehouse, and architect Whitney Joslin. Its entrance is at 821 Dudley St.

My top pick is still Hungry Pigeon (743 S. Fourth St.) in Queen Village where Pat O’Malley, who used to run the pastry production for...

Melissa Weller at Walnut Street Café (2929 Walnut St.), who made her name in New York at Rebelle, uses a sourdough starter and Beurre...

One of my new go-to KAs is the cardamom-sugared lovely at Suraya (1528 Frankford Ave.), the gorgeous Lebanese café-market, bakery, and restaurant in Fishtown, which right now is making some of the city’s most beautiful pastries — French, but with a Levantine twist.

ICI Macarons & Café (230 Arch St.) in Old City is a hidden gem — they do fine croissants, as well as some excellent KAs.

The Kettle Black (631 N. Second St.) in Northern Liberties makes its standard croissants with Amish butter and has an airy vegan version that has seriously whirling layers inside. The French-owned J’Aime in the Gayborhood (212 S. 12th St.) is also legit.

    Philly dining with view | Let's Eat
    Philly's dining-with-a-view scene will be expanding by two in coming weeks. I rode the elevators for the details. Also this week, I share word of a pan-Asian standout in Chinatown, return to a Rittenhouse favorite, and tip you to what might be Philly's most decorated burger. Craig LaBan, meanwhile, shares his favorite croissants.
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 09

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    126 CHESTNUT ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment

Jun 05

Who is Rich Hair Philly?

130 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

    Who is Rich Hair Philly? - AfroPhilly.com
    A few weeks ago, I had the pleasure to sit down for an intimate conversation with the amazing Delaware Valley hair stylist, Richard Forbes. Richard is affectionately known to some as one of Philadelphia's best kept secrets in the local celebrity hair industry.
    http://www.afrophilly.com

May 31

Renting in Old City: What will $1,600 get you?

Finally, there's this one-bedroom, one-bathroom over at 117 Chestnut St. It's listed for $1,550/month for its 550-square-feet of space.

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Listed at $1,595/month, this one-bedroom, one-bathroom unit is located at 125 N. Fourth St.

Here's a one-bedroom, one-bathroom unit at 231 N. Third St. that's also going for $1,595/month.

Next, check out this 602-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom condo that's located at 38 N. Third St. It's listed for $1,595/month.

Located at 9 N. Ninth St., here's a 700-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom residence that's listed for $1,595/month.

    Renting in Old City: What will $1,600 get you?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Old City? According to Walk Score, this Philadelphia neighborhood is extremely walkable, is a "biker's paradise" and has excellent transit. Data from rental site Zumper shows that the median rent for a one bedroom in Old City is currently hovering around $1,690.
    http://6abc.com

May 26

Memorial Day fireworks, Sail Philadelphia, Devon Horse Show, and other events in Philadelphia, May 25-June 1

10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, 202 E. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, free, downingtownfinearts.com

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9 p.m. Saturday, Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard, free, sailphiladelphia.org/waterfront-festival

Through Sunday, Penn’s Landing, 101 N. Columbus Blvd., tickets start at $7 for adults and $5 for youths, sailphiladelphia.org

4-8 p.m. Thursday, Greensgrow Farms, 2501 E. Cumberland St., pay-as-you-go, greensgrow.org/event

11:59 p.m. Friday to 2:59 a.m. Saturday, Ritz at the Bourse, 400 Ranstead St. $10.25 Midnight Standard. 215-440-1181, www.landmarktheatres.com

Friday-Monday, Lithuanian Music Hall Association, 2715 E. Allegheny Ave., $14 and up, philadelphiatangofestival.com

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, The Porch at 30th Street, 2949 Market St. Free. www.freewalkers.org/.

7 p.m. Saturday, the Mann Center, 5201 Parkside Ave., Free, phillypops.org/memorialsalute

8 p.m. Saturday at Boot & Saddle, 1131 S. Broad St. $15. 267-639-4528, bootandsaddlephilly.com.

8 p.m. Sunday at PhilaMOCA, 531 N. 12th. $12-$14. 267-519-9651. Philamoca.org.

    Memorial Day fireworks, Sail Philadelphia, Devon Horse Show, and other events in Philadelphia, May 25-June 1
    It's the unofficial start to summer, so head to the Delaware River waterfront where the skies will be filled with fireworks. Like any good fireworks display, this is sure to attract many potential viewers so camp out early to make sure you get a good view.
    http://www.philly.com

May 19

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    FOR THE REMOVAL OF INTERIOR STAIRCASE CONNECTING THE FIRST FLOOR TO THE SECOND FLOOR AND THE CONSTRUCTION OF FIRE-RATED PARTITION WITHIN EXISTING EXIT STAIR, AS PER APPROVED PLANS. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY. **NO EXTERIOR WORK PER PHC**

    126 CHESTNUT ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment

May 14

The Main Line Is About to Get a New California-Style Bistro

California-style cuisine is coming to Villanova. Main & Vine is set to open its doors this Wednesday, May 16th at 789 East Lancaster Avenue.

    The Main Line Is About to Get a New California-Style Bistro
    Main & Vine will open its doors in Villanova this Wednesday, May 16th. California-style cuisine is coming to Villanova. Main & Vine is set to open its doors this Wednesday, May 16th at 789 East Lancaster Avenue. Operating partner and Starr alum Jay Stevens and Conshy Girls Restaurant Group's Kim Strengari revamped the space, which was formerly occupied by Avenue Kitchen and Maia.
    https://www.phillymag.com

May 07

Planning your Mother's Day celebration and top-rated steakhouses

555 East Lancaster Avenue, Suite 10, Radnor, PA 19087

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106 Gay St, Philadelphia, PA 19127 (Manayunk)

1426-1428 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

237 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

7634 Castor ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19152

1850 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19103

233 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa 19106

1840 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

509 S 2nd Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

1500 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

200 N 6th St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

    Watch FYI Philly's Mother's Day special
    This week on FYI Philly we've got special plans for Mother's Day. See how you can pamper mom with a roundup of special spa treatments. We also have some fashion forward ideas she'll enjoy for spring. If you'd like to indulge, Philly Mag shared their list of top steakhouses in the region.
    http://6abc.com

May 05

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR LEVEL 1 ALTERATIONS AND FOR A LAWFUL OCCUPANCY SIGN FOR AN EXISTING BAR. LAYOUT AS SHOWN ON PLANS.

    126 CHESTNUT ST Issued May 2, 2018 Comment

May 03

Planning your Mother's Day celebration and top-rated steakhouses

555 East Lancaster Avenue, Suite 10, Radnor, PA 19087

This article has 10 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

106 Gay St, Philadelphia, PA 19127 (Manayunk)

1426-1428 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

237 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

7634 Castor ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19152

1850 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19103

233 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa 19106

1840 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

509 S 2nd Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

1500 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19102

200 N 6th St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

    FYI Philly: Planning your Mother's Day and top-rated local steakhouses
    This week on FYI Philly we've got special plans for Mother's Day. See how you can pamper mom with a roundup of special spa treatments. We also have some fashion forward ideas she'll enjoy for spring. If you'd like to indulge, Philly Mag shared their list of top steakhouses in the region.
    http://6abc.com

May 03

  • USE PERMIT

    CHANGE USE FORM 16 APARTMENTS UNITS TO 21 UNITS. EXISTING RESTURANT ON FIRST LEVEL TO REMAIN AS SAME. NO CHANGE TO HEIGHT OR AREA. NO SIGN WITH THIS PERMIT.

    117-21 CHESTNUT ST Issued April 30, 2018 Comment

Apr 23

First Look: The Bercy, a French Brasserie for Ardmore

The Bercy is finally bringing its classic French brasserie fare with a luxe, outsized vibe to Ardmore (7 East Lancaster Avenue) this Friday. The revamped building, which once […]

    First Look: The Bercy, a French Brasserie for Ardmore
    The luxe, expansive restaurant is about to open on Lancaster Avenue. We've got the menu. The Bercy is finally bringing its classic French brasserie fare with a luxe, outsized vibe to Ardmore (7 East Lancaster Avenue) this Friday.
    https://www.phillymag.com

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