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University City Gets Its Very Own Dizengoff

Penn students might just be the best-fed college students in the country. Later this fall, CookNSolo (Zahav, K’Far) will add an outlet of their Dizengoff concept to the […]

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Biotech Tour: An Inside Look at the Cell Therapy Manufacturing Process

Adaptimmune is one of more than 30 companies in the region working to perfect cell and gene therapy, the groundbreaking treatments that use a patient’s […]

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It’s 2039. Philadelphia Is America’s Greatest City. How Did We Get Here?

Picture Philadelphia as America’s leading city in 2039. Within the span of 20 years, we managed to dramatically lower the poverty rate, confront climate change, […]

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Mezcal Negronis Are on the Menu at El Techo, the All-Year Rooftop Bar From the Suraya Crew

The third and final restaurant at the Pod Philly hotel, El Techo, opens tonight, October 23rd, on the eleventh floor of the hotel with a […]

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Why Hundreds of Patients Are Dying After Lung Transplants

The first person to receive a lung transplant more than 50 years ago, survived for only 18 days after the surgery. Today, 80 percent of […]

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James Beard’s Epic Philly Dinner Party Is at the Fitler Club This Year

If you’re looking for the most concentrated chef star-power in the city, it’s time to buy a ticket for the James Beard Foundation’s “Taste America […]

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Le Caveau Opens Above the Good King Tavern

In France, “le caveau” is the colloquial term for a wine cellar — a place where wine is bought and sold by the glass and […]

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Meet the Candidates Trying to Shake Up the City Council At-Large Race

The general election for City Council at-large seats is normally uneventful. Typically it goes something like this: If you’re a Democrat, you vote for five […]

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B.PHL Festival Highlights Innovation in Philadelphia’s Healthcare Industry

Philadelphia’s ever-expanding healthcare industry was a key topic of discussion during last week’s B.PHL Innovation Festival. A team of local titans in business, healthcare and science, including […]

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Side-by-Side Pastry and Roast Pork Sandwich Shops Are Opening on Washington Avenue

Some happy Friday news, especially for those of you who live in Point Breeze and Graduate Hospital. The old Kermit’s Bake Shoppe space at 2204 Washington Avenue […]

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Meet One of the Fastest Growing Cannabis Companies on the East Coast

Running a legal cannabis business has its challenges, especially in Pennsylvania where medical marijuana was not legalized until 2016 — ten years after California and […]

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Weckerly’s Is Getting a Bunch of Philly Chefs to Design Their Own Ice Cream Sandwiches

If you thought ice cream season was over, think again. Starting October 18th, Weckerly’s will debut a limited run of ice cream sandwiches and scoops […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Whiskey Fest 2019

On Thursday, October 24th, Philadelphia magazine’s annual Whiskey & Fine Spirits festival returns to Lincoln Financial Field for an evening of brown liquor and so, […]

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Fork’s New Chef Has Big Changes Planned for the 22-Year-Old Restaurant

Jeremy Hansen, a James Beard-nominated chef from the Pacific Northwest, has just debuted his first new menu at Old City’s Fork. Hansen, who has spent […]

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Wistar Institute Launches Fellowship to Invest in Early Career Researchers

The Wistar Institute, a local leader in cancer and vaccine research, has launched a new program to help early-career scientists become independent investigators. The Caspar […]