Market East

Business

Should We Be Worried About Market East?

All eyes are on Philadelphia’s Market East district, the relatively small patch of city that could soon be the site of Philadelphia’s latest great reawakening. […]

Business

There’s a Brand New Five Below in Town, Just in Time for Halloween

Five Below, the magical and silly place we’ve called the “tweenage wasteland,” is at it again. The Philly-born retailer opened its 600th store Friday morning, […]

Property

The Pieces Fall Into Place on Market Street East

This morning’s announcement that AMC will bring an eight-screen deluxe cinema to Fashion District Philadelphia is merely the latest piece of evidence that a virtuous […]

Business

Why T.J. Maxx Is Just Right for East Market

Move over, Market Street Marshalls. A new discount retailer is moving to that part of town. The Inquirer reported this week that a new T.J. […]

Foobooz

Luke’s Lobster Expands to Market East

Maine-style seafood shack chain Luke’s Lobster is adding a new location east of Broad Street.

Business

Philly’s Market East Is Now the Country’s Top Destination for Retailers, Report Says

It’s clear the buzz about Market East won’t let up anytime soon. We still haven’t come down from the news that the area is getting […]

Business

Wawa Coming to East Market

Remember when Wawa stores were thick on the ground all over Center City and adjacent neighborhoods? Looks like they will be once again, for this […]

The Wiz - It’s Always Sunny
City

So That’s Why Funk-O-Mart Has Been Calling Itself “The Wiz”

Last night was the premiere of the 12th season of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, the raunchy, clever FXX comedy starring Rob McElhenney, Glenn Howerton, […]

A mural inside Target on Chestnut Street shows Philly landmarks in Target's design style
Shoppist

What You’ll See in Center City’s New Target

The wait is finally over. Center City has a Target. The new Target, located at 1128 Chestnut Street, is one of the discount chain’s 23 […]

The Gallery - renovation
News

The Gallery Is Covered in Dust and Debris

The escalators to the second floor of The Gallery don’t work anymore, but they’re still functional as stairs. “Thank you for the convenience,” I thought, […]

Property

Report: Brickstone Planning Two Towers at 12th and Sansom

It seems like every other week we’re bringing you some news about a brand new development coming to Midtown Village. Well, buckle up, folks. It’s […]

Citified

The Brief: Anthony Williams a No-Show at Dem (Dis)Unity Breakfast

1. Anthony Williams a no-show at Democratic post-election unity breakfast to rally behind mayoral nominee Jim Kenney. The gist: State Senator Anthony Williams was a […]

City Hall Peeks Through
City

The Beautiful Destruction of Market East

A few years ago I bought a $10 photograph at Mostly Books. My friend told me it was too much, but I didn’t bother to […]

Property

Headlines: Brandywine Realty Trust Hints at Market East Plan

All signs point towards the redevelopment of the “concrete heap” of a parking garage at 7th and Market into something much different in the future. Brandywine […]

Shoppist

Is There Really Going to Be a Retail Revival at The Gallery?

PREIT finally released its renderings for The Gallery, and they are shiny visions of glass and gleaming white tiles and flashy digital signage. But underneath the high-shine […]