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House of the Week: Green Street Brownstone Beauty

One of the prettiest streets in Philly, the 2100 block of Green Street in Fairmount, has a condo unit up for sale in one of […]


Fairmount Hosts a Bar Crawl

The Great Philadelphia Craft Beer Crawl is this Saturday in Fairmount and it’s a pretty good deal that you might want to hop on if interested. […]


Converted Bakery in Fairmount’s Pig’s Alley

Despite being in the old Pig’s Alley section of Fairmount (which some say got its name from the butcher shops that used to line the […]


So Much Lobster at London Grill

Lobstah. Lobstah and more Lobstah. August in Fairmount means lobster galore at London Grill, and there’s plenty of drawn butter to go around. The bar […]


McCrossen’s Rib Night

Forget Sips. Head on over to McCrossen’s Tavern for Rib Night every Wednesday from 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. For $14 dollars you can get 1/2 rack […]


Sample Prison Food… Without Prison

The popular event is back this year, featuring a dish that most likely won’t end up having you beg for the recipe. This Saturday and Sunday, […]


Lemon Hill Shuts Its Doors

Lemon Hill at 25th and Aspen Streets in Fairmount closed suddenly last night. The bar and restaurant from the Franklin Mortgage team came onto the scene […]

School District of Philadelphia

Parents Complain of Bizarre Situation at Fairmount Elementary School

The Daily News’s William Bender and Solomon Leach report today on the strange situation at Bache-Martin Elementary in Fairmount. The list of strange ongoings they […]


Backyard Barbecue at La Calaca Feliz

This Wednesday, May 14th, La Calaca Feliz in Fairmount will be hosting its next whole animal barbecue. It will be a whole lamb being cooked […]


What Are Center City’s Hottest Neighborhoods?

Philadelphia’s hottest neighborhoods: a topic no one ever stops talking about. Where are they? Who lives there? How much does it cost to buy a […]


Morning Headlines: Jon Bon Jovi’s New Soul Homes Open in Fairmount

A 55-unit mixed-use housing project by Project HOME will open its doors to many of the city’s formerly homeless this week — thanks in large […]

Things to Do

PHOTOS: Fairmount Art Crawl Kicks Off the Spring Street Festival Season With Kids, Art and a Birthday Party

On Sunday afternoon, the Fairmount Community Development Corporation hosted one of the city’s first block parties of the season, the 10th annual Fairmount Arts Crawl. […]


End of the Road for Route 6

The closing of Stephen Starr’s Route 6 has long been rumored. But today, Michael Klein has the official word that the seafood spot on North […]


Fairmount Home Includes Six Months of Paid Parking

If you’ve lived in Fairmount, you know that one of the challenges to making your home in the leafy, fireworks-adjacent neighborhood is the parking situation. […]


Huge Condo at the Tivoli in Fairmount Features Double Balconies

Condos at the Tivoli townhouse development tend to fly under the radar. If we had to guess why, we’d say that particular block of Hamilton […]