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City Life

The Highs and Lows for Philly Public Figures During a Really Tough Year

The COVID stress test exposed so many flaws throughout our society and city. The most glaring were the ones revealed in our leaders and politicians, […]

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City Life

Notable Philadelphians on the People and Places That Got Them Through the Past Year

We asked some notable Philadelphians what local institutions helped get them through this long year. Here’s what they had to say. Kiley Reid, author “During […]

City Life

Beer, Cheesesteaks, Mascots and More: What Our Readers Nominated as the Best of Philly

When we asked our subscribers to nominate their favorite places around the city, there were some that were recommended over and over again. Here are […]

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Property

Just Listed at the Shore: Updated Traditional House in Margate

A few weeks ago, we featured a very well-maintained, very well-preserved classic Shore house in Sea Isle City that channeled the style of bygone years […]

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Property

New Construction Factory-Style Loft Apartments Now Available in Harrowgate

The loft-apartment aesthetic remains popular with a large swath of city-lovers. These fans of industrial chic have flocked to the converted factories and warehouses found […]

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Just Listed: Mid-Century Split-Level in Rydal

The years after World War II saw a wave of massive transformations sweep the country: Mass suburbs like Levittown. Mass higher education via the GI […]

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City Life

Here’s How Much Philly Arts Venues Received of $6.8 Billion in COVID-Relief Grants

For many months during COVID, it was tough to rely on the restaurant industry for income, as countless articles and TV news segments have documented. […]

Be Well Philly

A Woman- and Doctor-Led Birth Control Delivery Service Just Expanded to Pennsylvania

Since the 1950s, oral contraceptives — better known as the Pill — have been helping women regulate their menstrual cycles, prevent pregnancy, and mitigate symptoms […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

This Pro Surfer Met His Bride-to-Be Through an Instagram Comment She Posted

A summertime escape to the beach sounds pretty good right now — sand in our toes, waves crashing, sunsets with our beloved. So this Jersey […]

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Just Listed: Extended Trinity in Pennsport

East Moyamensing Avenue, the main drag of Pennsport, cuts a diagonal path through the city street grid. Because of this, some of the blocks that […]

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Property

Just Listed: Creekside House in Wallingford

If there is any period in our country’s history when it can be said that a truly American architecture began to emerge, it was the […]

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The Dolphin Tavern Returns as a Legit Music Venue With Legit Food

Welcome back to another edition of our Monday news round-up. Y’all ready? Then let’s get to it.   View this post on Instagram   A […]

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Just Listed: Neotraditional Shore House in Avalon

Two causeways connect Seven Mile Island to the Cape May County mainland. One serves Avalon, its northerly community, and the other serves Stone Harbor, its […]

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Property

Just Listed: Modern Condo with Original Art in Old City

Beloved local folk artist Isaiah Zagar has brightened many a facade in this city with his whimsical mosaic murals, and his Magic Gardens on South […]

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Property

Just Listed: Off-Grid House in Pennington

The main end of the more radical environmentalists is to get all of us to “live lightly on the earth.” I wouldn’t call Alice De […]