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Be Well Philly

8 Reasons You’ll Love Shopping at the New Giant Riverwalk Store

Over the past few years, Philly has seen not only a number grocery stores opening, but entirely new-to-the-region chains and brand-new concepts launching here for […]

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City Life

My Pandemic Story: A Grocery-Store Worker Who’s Working to Support Family, Despite the Health Risks

Published as a part of the “This Is My Pandemic Story” article in the May issue of Philadelphia Magazine. Here, an anonymous grocery-store worker, shares […]

Be Well Philly

Why Chickpeas Should Be the Star of Your Quarantine Pantry

If you clicked on this, I’d like to imagine that you’re taking an active interest in the new guidelines of health and wellness in the […]

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City Life

Should I Shop for Groceries in Person or Order Them Online During the Coronavirus Crisis?

Ever since the coronavirus pandemic dramatically altered life here in Philly (and everywhere), I’ve continued making in-person treks to the grocery store. Over the past […]


Philly Grocery Store Alternatives, Because the Chains Are a Nightmare Right Now

As part of the Foobooz Guide to Home Cooking, we’re working to keep you connected to your favorite chefs and restaurants, without needing to leave your […]

City Life

“Apocalyptic” Crowds, Hour-Long Lines and Hazard Pay: Philly Grocery Store Employees Tell All

We asked employees at four different grocery stores in Philadelphia about how COVID-19 was affecting their jobs and wellbeing; they offered their time, valuable insight […]

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Be Well Philly

How to Responsibly Stock Your Pantry, According to Philly Nutritionists

This post has been updated. Grocery shopping in the time of coronavirus has been … a whirlwind to say the least. There’s been an increase […]

Be Well Philly

This New Pop-Up Grocery Store Is Bringing Ready-Made Meals to the Main Line

“What do you want for dinner?” — the question that launched 1,000 ships (and could potentially sink 1,000 date nights). No, but really: We waste […]

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Genomind’s Genetic Test for Mental Health Is Now at Acme Pharmacies

King of Prussia-based mental health company Genomind recently expanded its partnership with Acme markets, making its genetic testing service available to patients in all 37 […]

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Philadelphia Wedding

This Couple Turned Engagement Photos into Date Night and Hit Up All Their Fave Fishtown Spots

Fishtown is Philly’s most buzzed-about neighborhood, so it makes sense that many couples flock to this part of town for their weddings — and to […]

Philadelphia Wedding

They Love Supermarket Sweep, So This Guy Proposed with a Philly Version of the Game Show

As the year winds down, the number of proposals ratchets up. It’s pretty much science. (It’s also why December is Proposal Month here at Philadelphia […]

Be Well Philly

The First Lidl Grocery Store in Philadelphia Is Now Open in Port Richmond

Lidl opened its newest store in Pennsylvania this week — the Port Richmond store will be Lidl’s first in the city and sixth in Pennsylvania, […]

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Be Well Philly

Giant Heirloom’s Northern Liberties Grocery Store Will Have a Full Taproom and Gaming Area

This article has been updated. We didn’t give out a Best of Philly award for best grocer this year, but if we had, Giant Heirloom […]

Be Well Philly

Food Co-Ops Are on the Rise in Philly

This past Friday, Mayor Kenney declared October 19th the inaugural Philadelphia Grocery Co-op Day. His proclamation, which prompted a full-day, city-wide celebration, recognized local food […]

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Be Well Philly

Trader Joe’s Is Opening a Second Location in Philadelphia

Philly Is Getting Another Trader Joe’s We’d heard rumors for almost a year that Trader Joe’s was looking at adding a second location in the […]