February 2020 Issue

Metropolis

News

Foglietta Plaza May Be Philly’s Most Criminally Underused Public Space

Everyone agrees it could be much more, but nobody agrees on what it should actually be.

News

Malcolm Harris on Abatements, Developer Extortion, and Philadelphia’s Role in the Revolution

The outspoken Marxist and author of new book Shit Is Fucked Up and Bullshit explains why he remains an optimist in spite of it all.

News

Sorry Millennial Travelers! Visit Philly’s New Target for 2020 is Boomers

They have all the money, and they’re looking to travel.

Scout

Property

Say Bye-Bye to the Boner 4Ever Building

A plan to restore North Broad’s most notorious empty shell could show the city what “social impact development” can really do.

Property

A Center City High-Rise Condo Filled With an Art Collector’s Treasures

The home of a globe-trotting photographer is a study in how to live with the things you love.

Life & Style

Philly Sneaker King Brian Nadav on the Things He Can’t Live Without

The Lapstone & Hammer tastemaker’s designs are worn by everyone from Ben Simmons to Post Malone. Here’s what he loves right now.

Be Well Philly

Why Infrared Heat Is a Hot Trend at Philly Spas and Workouts

Here’s where to warm up with infrared yoga and saunas.