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Is Will Smith Selling the House That Questlove Adores?

Will Smith's Calabasas home

Will Smith's Calabasas home

“In West Philadelphia, born and raised…” may be the line forever associated with megastar Will Smith’s humble roots. However, the rapper-turned-actor has come along way since spending most of his days on the playground. Fellow Philly-native Questlove, drummer of the Grammy-award winning group the Roots, recently blogged about the Fresh Prince’s current South California home [...]

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Stephen Starr and Questlove to Open Chicken Joint on South Street? We Can Dream…

stephen starr serpico

Sixth and South, looking west, in 1930. Philadelphia Dept. of Records, via phillyhistory.org

As the countdown continues to the opening of Serpico–the much-hyped Stephen Starr restaurant that has foodies in a lather–real estate watchers are hopeful but puzzled. The new restaurant will be at 604 South Street, right in the middle of, well, Sixth and South. Can Starr work his magic there?

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