May 2019 Issue

Metropolis

News

For Philly City Council, Incumbency Doesn’t Mean What It Used To

Half of the district incumbents will face primary challenges, and more than 30 candidates are vying for seven at-large seats, the largest pool since peak Rizzo backlash in 1979.

Business

The Best Career Advice This Philly Accounting Exec Has Ever Received

EisnerAmper’s Lori Reiner on her new leadership role (and spin obsession).

Foobooz

Why It’s Unlikely Top Chef Will Ever Film in Philly

Sure, it would be a blast. But Top Chef needs us more than we need Top Chef.

News

Pennsylvania’s Cannabis Movement, by the Numbers

This month marks one year since Philly’s first medical marijuana dispensary opened its doors.

Scout

Property

Why Affluent Philadelphians Are Choosing to Rent Instead of Buy

It’s one reason for the apartment building amenities arms race we’re seeing around Philadelphia.

Life & Style

What Maximalist Studios’ Jaithan Kochar and Eddie Ross Can’t Live Without

The design masters share their favorite places and things.

Life & Style

Get In On the Tiny Purse Trend With This Adorable Mini-Carryall

Grapefruit pink and totally perfect.

Life & Style

Why You Should Book a Shore Weekend in Long Branch

Shore towns rarely change, but thanks to dramatic developments, this one feels almost entirely new.

Life & Style

Take a Peek Inside This Stylish, High-Tech Haddonfield Home

A young family built this South Jersey home from the ground up.

Life & Style

Badass Jewelry, Custom Party Supplies, and Other Cool New Philly Shops to Know

Your spring shopping bucket list.