Northern Liberties

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Living in Northern Liberties: A Neighborhood Guide

Northern Liberties began with America’s first two-for-one deal. In order to entice settlers to take up residence in his new colony of Pennsylvania, William Penn promised early purchasers […]

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Foobooz

Blume, Philly’s Most Instagrammable Restaurant, Will Open a Mini Outpost in NoLibs

The final two food vendors debuting in the new Piazza Pod Park have been announced: Bavarian-influenced, beer-focused Bru Craft & Wurst and a second outpost of the […]

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Property

Just Listed: Designer Condo in Northern Liberties

I like to feature houses with personality in the daily house feature here, in case you may not have noticed. Oftentimes, the personality comes from […]

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Foobooz

Essen Bakery Is Expanding to Northern Liberties

The shiny new Piazza Pod Park is set to open later this month, with Philly favorites and a few newcomers selling food and drink from […]

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Foobooz

One of Philly’s Best Pho Spots Just Opened a Location in NoLibs

A long-running Kensington pho specialist has just opened a new location in Northern Liberties. Pho House, the latest from the folks behind Thang Long, softly opened […]

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Foobooz

NoLibs’ Piazza Begins Its Comeback With Tons of New Food and Drink Vendors

The Piazza Pod Park, a new mixed-use outdoor development adjacent to the now-mostly-empty Piazza, is opening to Northern Liberties in early summer. The 35,000 square-foot mixed-use outdoor […]

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City Life

Meet the Brothers Who Think They Can Fix Northern Liberties

You could start a story about Northern Liberties 100 different ways. You could start with Bart Blatstein, the first mega-developer to take a chance on […]

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Property

On the Market: Modern Rowhouse with Roof Deck in Northern Liberties

Perhaps you’ve heard complaints that all those new houses being built in neighborhoods all over the city look alike? Actually, if you look at the […]

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Be Well Philly

One of J.Lo’s Favorite Fitness Studios Is Opening a Bunch of Philly Locations

It’s no secret that celebrity power couple J. Lo and Alex Rodriguez are one of Hollywood’s fittest pairs — the two are constantly spotted going to the […]

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City Life

Artist Behind Massive Robot Sculpture in NoLibs Insists It Comes in Peace

Late last week, we noticed something strange going on in Northern Liberties: Construction workers were assembling a bizarre metal structure in a vacant lot along […]

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Property

On the Market: Sunny Starter Condo on the Waterfront

Looking for that first pad of yours? How about this dynamite condo for sale on the waterfront? It’s in the Waterfront Square condominium, the trio of high-rise […]

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Foobooz

17 Great Places to Eat on Columbus Boulevard and Delaware Avenue

When you think of Philly’s great restaurant neighborhoods, places like Rittenhouse, Fishtown, and East Passyunk come to mind. And although the city’s eastern artery, Columbus Boulevard […]

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F45 Training’s New HIIT Gym Is Now Open in Northern Liberties

Last February, we told you about the gym that was bringing an Australian-originated HIIT workout, and reportedly 10 new locations, to Philly. Back in June, we […]

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Property

On the Market: Bauhaus-Inspired Townhouse in Northern Liberties

The listing agent for this striking modern townhouse just north of Liberty Lands Park described its architecture as “Traditional” on the property data sheet. Believe […]

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Property

On the Market: High-Tech Modern Townhouse in Northern Liberties

What you see here is a non-standard standard Philly townhouse. “Standard” because it occupies a long and narrow lot, as most Philly row houses do. […]