Fishtown

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Brooklyn Bowl Philadelphia Opens in Fishtown in November

Brooklyn Bowl, the popular New York City music venue/bowling alley, is opening a Philadelphia location in Fishtown on November 4th. Brooklyn Bowl Philadelphia will hold […]

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Just Listed: Warehouse Loft Condo in Fishtown

If you missed this opportunity to rent a one-of-a-kind condo in Fishtown’s Old World Warehouse, and if you’re kicking yourself because you slept through this […]

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Harriett’s Jeannine A. Cook on Her New Collingswood Store and Being a Black Woman in Fishtown

Jeannine A. Cook opened Harriett’s Bookshop in Fishtown just before the pandemic and the racial upheaval. A little more than a year later, she’s expanding […]

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Just Listed: Extended Courtyard Trinity in Fishtown

Every so often, some travel writer or other will pronounce Philadelphia one of the most European cities in America. (In fact, travel writer and Places […]

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Zahav Restaurateurs Are Opening a New Fishtown Wedding Venue Next Year — and the Food Sounds Incredible

Sure, we love restaurant weddings — it’s Philly, after all, and we can’t help but want to toast our Big Days, elopements and micro-soirees amid […]

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On the Market: New Construction Townhouse in Fishtown

This very nice, very modern Fishtown new construction townhouse for sale is part of an eight-unit development called Riverside 8 and built by Red Oak […]

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Harriett’s Bookshop Raises $75,000 in Three Days to Buy a Permanent Location in Fishtown

Last Saturday marked Independent Bookstore Day in the United States, so Harriett’s Bookshop owner Jeannine Cook decided it was the perfect time to launch an […]

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Just Listed: Renovated Expanded Trinity in Fishtown

Before I go any further with today’s featured-house-for-sale article, I realize I must answer the question that you’re already asking now that you’ve seen the […]

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Just Listed: Custom Designer Townhouse in Fishtown

Up to this point, I haven’t used the terms “Fishtown” and “million-dollar designer townhouse” in the same sentence. There’s a first time for everything, I […]

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On the QT: Frank Furness-Designed Townhouse in Fishtown

Who says that corruption produces no benefit? If it weren’t for an estate administrator who got elected to the Philadelphia Common Council, then got convicted […]

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An Accidental Developer Revives a Kensington Landmark

Ever since 1917, the milk-bottle-shaped water tower that rose above the Harbisons’ Dairies building has been an icon two neighborhoods share: Fishtown and East Kensington. […]

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Just Listed: Loft Condo in Fishtown

The big sign over the side entrance to the Old World Warehouse, an elevator factory-turned-condo in Fishtown’s southwest corner, advertises “NYC STYLE LOFT CONDOS.” If […]

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Graffiti Pier to Get 900 New Neighbors

When you return home from work at the end of the day, is the last thing you want to see before you get home this? […]

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Kensington Quarters Is Finally Reopening, This Time as a Seafood Restaurant

In the restaurant business, there’s a very fine line between adapting your business to keep up with the markets and fast-changing trends and losing your […]

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Just Listed: Renovated Designer Rowhouse in Fishtown

Bet you didn’t know that Formstone could ever look this good, did you? Neither did the designer/marketer/strategist who bought this Fishtown rowhouse and made it […]