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Primal Supply Meats’ Heather Thomason on Cutting It in the Male-Dominated Butcher Industry

I got my start as a butcher when … I identified a disconnect between farmers and buyers — beautiful pastured pigs were sold as poorly […]


Wawa’s Corporate Chef on the New Food She Can’t Wait to Share With Customers

Before I started at Wawa, I was … a culinary-school teacher, and then corporate chef at Buffalo Wild Wings in Minneapolis. I’ve been at Wawa […]

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How This Philly Chef Is Creating a Platform for Talented Black Culinary Artists

I’m from … South Philly originally, but I’ve lived and worked all over the city. I just moved back from California. The thing I missed […]

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Philly Chefs Dish on the Future of Our Food Scene

Rents are rising. Instagram is king. Restaurants are opening at a fast clip. Is this the beginning of the end? Are we just getting started? […]


5 Restaurants Philly Chefs Wish We’d Talk About More

We’re always sharing the restaurants we love and the meals we can’t stop thinking about — now it’s the chefs’ turns to spill. Here are […]


Jose Garces on Working With New Partner, What’s Next in Philly

It’s been a few months, but the dust seems to have settled over on the Jose Garces front. This summer, following what was likely the rockiest chapter in his career, the chef was […]

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How Michael B. Jordan is Getting in Shape for “Creed II” in Philadelphia

Celebrity trainer Corey Calliet has made a career of getting famous bodies into very, very good shape. One body in particular has garnered Calliet a […]

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Marc Vetri on Why Two Years at URBN Was Enough

Yesterday afternoon, Marc Vetri took to Instagram to announce his exit from the URBN empire — a two-year stint in corporate life that brought a […]


I Love My Job: Chuck Peruto

In this week’s edition of I Love My Job, we talk to high-profile Philly lawyer Chuck Peruto, who has defended deranged murderers, mafioso-types, and certain […]

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PHOTOS: 10 Handheld Fans to Keep Guests Cool at Your Summer Wedding

‘Tis the season of warm weather weddings, and while sunny outdoor ceremonies are as lovely as can be, having your beloved guests melt out in the sweltering […]


PLAYDAR: Interview with Icona Pop’s Caroline Hjelt

This Sunday, Swedish musicians Caroline Hjelt and Aino Jawo — better known as “I Love It” hit-makers Icona Pop — are coming to the TLA […]


STRIPPED: Mechanical Engineer Rob Austin

My coming-out story is … I decided to tell my family when I graduated from college. But my sister’s wedding photographers outted me to her […]


Chatting With the Lawyer Who Went Viral After Sending a Sexy Photo to Potential Employers

You may have heard the story: Last week, after an exhausting, unfruitful round of applying for jobs, Wilmington lawyer and Philly Gayborhood regular Brian Zulberti decided […]


WATCH: Interview with Rod from ‘Avenue Q’

This week I dropped by Christ Church Neighborhood House (CCNH) in Old City to chat with Rod, the closeted homo puppet in Mazeppa Productions‘ run […]


GIRL TALK: A Not-Too-Porny Interview with Porn King Michael Lucas

When most people hear the name Michael Lucas, the inevitable images that come to mind are, well, too XXX-rated to mention here. The adult-film king […]