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How a Northeast Native Turned 30 and Learned to Love … South Street?

In retrospect, I should have known I would turn 30 in Philadelphia. As is customary with Northeast Philadelphia natives, I have never lived more than […]

Property

Cinderella Story: This Northeast Home Has Kidney-Shaped Pool and Putting Green

Let’s head to the Far Northeast for a moment to check in on a house that has pretty much everything you might need in your […]

Property

Morning Headlines: Far Northeast Loses Historic Centuries-Old Home (VIDEO)

A blow to historical preservationists in the Northeast: the Stokes House at 2976 Welsh Road was demolished on January 5th. A 12-home twin house development […]

Property

Remodeled Home in Bustleton Has Plenty of Surprises

Do we spot the next step in starter home living? This unassuming Northeast Philly home is a twin on a quiet street and would probably […]

City Life

The Icing on the Butter Cake

As a hopeless neurotic with a fetish for Post-it notes, I regularly edit my “What to Grab in a Fire” list. The first spot never […]

Property

Northeast Philly’s Center for Autism Awarded $1 Million Grant For Expansion

The Center for Autism in Philadelphia has two facilities, one of which has just received a $1 million grant courtesy of the state’s Economic Initiative […]

Property

Abandoned Railroad in Fox Chase Could Soon Be a Park Trail

If you’ve ever walked by the Fox Chase Regional Rail Station in Northeast Philly, you may have noticed a long-abandoned railroad bed taking up precious […]

City Life

Home Sweet Northeast for the Holiday

My trip home for Thanksgiving is barely a trip. Many people have a longer commute to work, and plenty would travel farther for pizza. But […]

City

Man Drives Corvette into Delaware River in Northeast Philly

Update: Police have pulled a red Corvette from the Delaware River in the Tacony section of Northeast Philadelphia. NOW: A Corvette has just been removed […]

City

Women With Mace, Bats Attack School Bus in Bizarre Northeast Philly Road Rage Incident

[UPDATE] NBC10 reports that police have questioned two women they’re calling persons of interest in Thursday’s bizarre attack. The women showed up to claim the vehicle […]

City Life

Philadelphians Ignore Stabbing in Pathmark Aisle, Keep Shopping

Man stabbed in the face inside Pathmark, unfazed customers continue shopping in bloody aisle: http://t.co/q28zU0vhP2 pic.twitter.com/ba9kCgEqVD — NBC10 Philadelphia (@NBCPhiladelphia) October 8, 2014 What are […]

City Life

Cops Looking for Man in Failed Northeast Philly Robbery

The Philadelphia police are on the lookout for a man who attempted to rob the 7-Eleven at Welsh Road and Old Bustleton Ave. On September […]

Property

Long-Shuttered Department Store Will Finally Reopen

In 2003, the JCPenney on the corner of Castor and Cottman in Northeast Philadelphia shut its doors. I was in seventh grade at the time […]

City

Northeast Philly 7-Eleven Robbed, Clerk Pistol Whipped

A clerk at a 7-Eleven in lower Northeast Philly was pistol whipped during a robbery, police said. The clerk was treated at Temple University hospital […]

City Life

Northeast Philly Wawa Robbed Again by Man with Knife

This morning, a Far Northeast Philadelphia Wawa was robbed for the second time in less than a month by a man with a knife. Police […]