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SausageFest Returns to South Philly

The South Philly SausageFest returns for a second year on Saturday, September 10th along West Passyunk Avenue between Broad and 15th Streets. The event, which […]

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Dept. of Second Thoughts: Neighborhood Group Will Drop “Newbold” From Its Name

There’s no clearer sign that a neighborhood is being gentrified than when a group of new residents carves out a little portion of it and […]

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Point Breeze Among Best “Bad” Neighborhoods for Home Buyers

The good news: Ori Feibush is right. The bad news: Ori Feibush is right. If a newly-released RealtyTrac analysis of property sales data in marginal neighborhoods across […]

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Happy Birthday to Kermit’s Bake Shoppe

Kermit’s Bake Shoppe turns three today and they’re celebrating by giving all customers a free mini-cupcake with any purchase for pickup or delivery today. In […]

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Buckminster’s Is Closing

Buckminster’s at 21st and Federal is calling it quits after just under seven months. The Point Breeze restaurant by Michael Pasquarello of 13th Street Kitchens […]

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Sorry, But the Johnson-Feibush Verdict Won’t End Councilmanic Prerogative

The verdict in the federal civil lawsuit between Point Breeze developer Ori Feibush and 2nd District Councilman Kenyatta Johnson was remarkable for a couple reasons. […]

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Ori Feibush and Kenyatta Johnson Testify in Court Fight Over Point Breeze Properties

Trial hearings began Tuesday morning in a federal civil lawsuit filed by Point Breeze developer Ori Feibush, who claims that 2nd District Councilman Kenyatta Johnson […]

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The Leftovers: Buckminster’s

Even after finishing yesterday’s review of Buckminster’s, I still had some things to say that didn’t make it into the final copy. So here, in […]

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The Heart and the Head: Buckminster’s Reviewed

It was the bologna that threw me. I mean, really, it was everything. But it was the bologna most of all, because I loved the […]

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Vacant Properties in Point Breeze To Become Affordable Housing

The trend of socially conscious development continued this week, as the transferral of two Point Breeze properties to the Women’s Community Revitalization Project (WCRP) was approved by the Philadelphia […]

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Introducing the Bruno at Kermit’s Bake Shoppe

Chef Brian Lofink got inspired while walking through Di Bruno Bros. recently. And with all that cheese and other wonderful products, that’s not surprising. So […]

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Curry and Beer Sundays at Buckminster’s

If you didn’t get your weekend fill of chef Rob Marzinsky’s cooking from his congee headlining brunch, head back to Buckminster’s after 5 p.m. on […]

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American Sardine Bar Launches Monday Brunch

American Sardine Bar is kicking off Monday brunch today. The Point Breeze bar is offering brunch sandwiches, pancakes and even a breakfast sardine. Pair your […]

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Buckminster’s Launches Brunch

Buckminster’s at 21st and Federal in Point Breeze is adding weekend brunch. Chef Rob Marzinsky’s menu includes eggs, sweets plus some of hits off of […]

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Is This the New Nodding Head?

A tipster tells the Passyunk Post he spotted what looked to be an under construction brewpub at 1939 South Bancroft Street (just about a block from South […]