Northern Liberties

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What $500K Will Buy You in Northern Liberties

For about 20 of the nearly 35 years I’ve lived here, people were touting Northern Liberties as Philly’s “next hot neighborhood.” And this was back […]

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A Little More in Northern Liberties for $320K

Just as American houses in general have gotten bigger and more tricked-out since the 1960s, so the Philadelphia trinity home underwent its own expansion, as […]

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A New Orangetheory Fitness Gym is Opening in Northern Liberties

In case you haven’t been keeping up, Philly’s fitness scene is booming, and we’ve just caught wind of yet another opening coming just after the New Year: […]

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Habitat: A Light and Lofty Space in Northern Liberties

The good news about Naomi Stein’s Northern Liberties loft is that it’s a big, light-filled space. The bad news? “Open-concept is a real challenge to […]

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Shop and Sip at Northern Liberties’ Second Street Sessions

Whether you love holiday shopping (it’s an excuse to buy things that will hopefully delight your loved ones!) or dread it (it costs money and […]

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Police: Man Tied Up With Vacuum Cord During NoLibs Home Invasion

You may have heard a NoLibs-based horror story on Wednesday. Rumors of a home invasion swirled after residents took to the Northern Liberities Neighbors Facebook group to share […]

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Apartment Site Anoints Northern Liberties Philly’s Capital of Cool

Generally speaking, hotness and coolness are things you can’t easily quantify. What’s hot, or cool, to you might be boring to someone else, and they usually contain some of […]

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Trinity Tuesday: Two-Pack in Northern Liberties for $400K

If this were an e-mail come-on, the subject line would probably read “FREE HOUSE!!!!!” or something like that. Of course, this package deal in Northern […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: East Meets West in Northern Liberties for $1.35M

Passers-by have no idea what’s behind that large garage door at 930-32 N. 4th St. in Northern Liberties. They probably think it’s some sort of […]

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A Peruvian Food Revolution Is Afoot in Philadelphia

Apart from the very few Peruvian restaurants that exist exclusively on the fringes of this city (the El Balconcitos in the Northeast and Inka Wall in […]

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Obsession: Love & Honey Reviewed

There’s something about fried chicken that speaks to the obsessive streak in certain people. Like barbecue, like soup dumplings, fried chicken is one of those […]

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WATCH: Driver Runs After Crashing U-Haul Into NoLibs Restaurant

This is a developing story. Check back for more information. A man driving a U-Haul truck plowed into a store at the Piazza at Schmidt’s […]

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Trinity Tuesday: A Two-Pack in Northern Liberties for $260K

Calling all bargain hunters: here’s a two-for-one deal! Right in the heart of Northern Liberties, these two historic trinities built in the 1900s offer a […]

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Philly Ranked Fifth Most Walkable City in U.S. This Year

A mere two-tenths of a point dropped Philadelphia from its perch as the nation’s fourth-most-walkable city in this year’s Walk Score rankings of American cities. […]

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Eat This Now: Love & Honey’s Fried Chicken

Last year, we reported that chefs Todd and Laura Lyons would be opening a fried chicken-centric restaurant in their Northern Liberties neighborhood. Last month, Love […]