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Just Listed: Accommodating Craftsman in Ardmore

“Hi, Mom! That company that hired me out of college? They went bankrupt. I need to move back home.” “Son? Dad here. Mom and I […]

A credit card slip from John Henry's Pub, a restaurant in Ardmore. The customer who signed it was apparently unhappy that his server had asked him to wear a mask while not seated. (Photo via John Henry's Pub)

Please Don’t Stiff Your Servers After They Ask You to Wear a Mask

I’m sure that a lot of you have been overtipping at restaurants during COVID. I know that’s what I’ve been doing. But some people… well, […]

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Apartment Profile: A First Look at One Ardmore

Here’s an interesting paradox about One Ardmore, Carl Dranoff’s newest apartment building: It has too much parking. And if things go as the people who […]

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Cava Sets Its Opening Date in Rittenhouse, Plans to Cure Your Chipotle Blues

D.C.-based Mediterranean fast-casual chain (that D.C. people love to rave about), Cava, is getting in on Philly’s fast casual action with two locations in the Philadelphia region set to open this […]


The Top Real Estate Stories of 2018

What developments in real estate and development were the biggest ones this year? Here are my picks for the top real estate stories of 2018: […]

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This Philadelphia-Based Activewear Brand Just Opened a Gorgeous New Boutique

Since Endeavor Athletic opened their first brick-and-mortar store in Rittenhouse, it’s been a pretty active hub for fitness lovers. Not only does the Philadelphia-based activewear […]


How Ardmore Got Its Mojo Back

A lively town center Ardmore had the first walkable downtown in the Philly suburbs; a tavern/hotel served as a community hub in 1796, and the […]

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Police Arrest Suspect in Murder of Former Playboy Model

Police have arrested a suspect in the murder of former Playboy model Christina Carlin-Kraft, who was found strangled to death in her Ardmore apartment last […]

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Person of Interest in Ex-Playboy Model’s Murder Sought by Police

Lower Merion police want to identify a person of interest in the murder of a former Playboy model who was found strangled in her Ardmore apartment last […]


Living in Ardmore: A Neighborhood Guide

For decades, Ardmore has been known as “The Main Street of the Main Line.” The nickname fits like a glove: it’s home to both the […]


Back to Basics: The Ripplewood Reviewed

The narrow bar downstairs is already filling up with locals on a Friday night when I stroll in — late for my reservation after fighting […]

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Take a Look Inside Life Time Athletic’s Swanky, Massive New Gym in Ardmore

It almost feels unfair to call the new Life Time Athletic in Ardmore a “gym.” With an on-site co-working space, salon, spa, childcare, recovery clinic, […]

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Life Time Ardmore’s Fancy New Gym and Co-Working Space Are Now Open

While the Life Time Athletic facility in Ardmore may be the region’s fourth from the chain of luxury big-box gyms, the addition of a co-working […]


First Look: The Bercy, a French Brasserie for Ardmore

The Bercy is finally bringing its classic French brasserie fare with a luxe, outsized vibe to Ardmore (7 East Lancaster Avenue) this Friday. The revamped building, which once […]


Aching to Buy? Check Out These 5 Homes for Starters

As you may have read earlier, it seems that Millennials are eager to buy. And they’re approaching the age where they’re also thinking about raising […]