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Losing the Ritz at the Bourse Takes Philly’s Film Scene From Bad to Worse

We spoke to film buffs about what the closure means for the city’s already anemic independent cinema scene — including the director of the Philadelphia Film Society, who said “Never say never” when asked about a possible acquisition of the theater.


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Philly Restaurants Revolt Over Unauthorized Food Delivery “Partnerships”

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Philadelphia Sports Leagues Is Rebranding as Heyday Athletic

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On the Market: New Construction Townhouse in Point Breeze

Find It PhillyWhat you need, when you need it.

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5 Predictions for Philadelphia’s Cell and Gene Therapy Sector in 2020

Independence Health Group CEO and Chamber of Commerce chairman Dan Hilferty shares his forecast for the growth of the region’s bustling health care ecosystem.

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This Philly-Area Studio Will Offer Treadmill Classes

Torque Fitness, a spin, barre, and TRX studio in Royersford, is getting into the tread class game.

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Is Brett Brown the Right Coach to Lead Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid to a Championship?

He’s obsessed with helping turn his young stars into great people as well as great players. Sixers fans? They just want to win.

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What Two Centuries of Census Records Taught Us About Philadelphia

The hidden story behind all those numbers.

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Vision Zero, Philly’s Bold Plan to Eliminate Traffic Deaths, Needs Bolder Action

The city hasn’t been ambitious when it’s mattered.

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Sneak Peek: Inside Philadelphia Magazine’s February Issue

Our new issue drops this week with a deep dive into the minds of parenthood-averse millennials.


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What Can Philly Do About Climate Change?

What Can Philly Do About Climate Change?

A whole lot, actually. Here are 10 ways the city can prepare for airport flooding, climate migrants, and destruction at the Shore.


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Best Thing This Week: F@$% Climate Change

We’re gonna get serious about it — just as soon as we get back from the park.

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Rittenhouse Is ThisClose to Having Its Own Green Eggs Cafe

More oversized red velvet pancakes, chicken and waffles, eggs Benedict and cookie dough–stuffed French toast for the masses.

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Face Recognition Promises to Speed You Through PHL’s Gates. But Should You Use It?

Critics say there are a number of security and privacy questions surrounding the technology. Here’s what you need to know.

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Meet the Owner of Philly’s Coolest New Indie Bookshop in Fishtown

Harriett’s Bookshop owner Jeannine A. Cook describes her store as “if black girl magic were a bookshop.”

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We Hit the Red Room at Barry’s for January’s BWP Underground Event

See photos from our Barry’s and Heyday Skincare BWP Underground event.

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Best of Philly 2019

Best of Philly 2019

Our annual list, featuring 341 people, places, and things we love.


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5 Healthy Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

Let your fitness make a positive impact this weekend.

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South Philly Barbacoa’s Cristina Martinez Has a New Restaurant in the Works

She will partner with Dionicio Jimenez, a Mexican chef who has worked in Philly for years.

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Bloomsday’s Adult Happy Meals Are the Perfect Anti-Restaurant Week Stunt

Center City Restaurant Week is in full swing, but we’re skipping it this (and every) year.

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Black People Have Spent Centuries in “Service.” They Should Take Off on MLK Day.

The only federal holiday that even obliquely recognizes what this country has done and continues to do to its Black citizens should be a time for us to observe, reflect, and celebrate — not to perform more free labor.

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