Love Pickles? Meet Brine Street Picklery, Philly’s Newest Pickler

Photo by Jillian Guyette

Photo by Jillian Guyette

If you’re a bit of a pickle addict like me — yes, I do stand in front of an open refrigerator door and eat them straight from the jar, thankyouverymuch — you’re about to get very excited about Brine Street Picklery, a just-launched local business helmed by five friends who are just as pickle obsessed as you are.

“It all started with green beans,” says Brine Street cofounder Kristen McManus, who lives in Fitler Square.

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New Gay Bar Boxers Opening Today in the Gayborhood

Boxers PHL

The day has finally come, Boxers, the New York gay bar franchise with locations in Chelsea and Hell’s Kitchen, will open its doors this afternoon in the Gayborhood.

Director of  Marketing George Maestre tells me that the bar will open at 1330 Walnut Street at 4 p.m. today, but it’s only a soft opening. “We are just opening the doors, and in a couple weeks we will have a grand-opening weekend.”

More from a press release sent out this afternoon:

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