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Philly Just Got an Awesome New Piano Bar

If you’re a fan of piano bars, then you know that there is a dearth of good piano bars in Philadelphia. The piano bar at […]

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I Took a Two-Hour Squatting Class in Port Richmond. Here’s What I Learned.

You may think you know how to squat. I certainly did. But after spending two hours at Cedar Street Barbell Club’s Squat School, I realized […]


Little Big House in Port Richmond for $200K

“This is the one you’ve been waiting for!” begins agent Nicole Neff’s description of this dynamite rehab just down the street from Tacconelli’s in Port Richmond. We […]


WATCH: ATM Blown Up in Theft Attempt in Port Richmond

Philadelphia police and members of the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives are investigating an attempted theft in Port Richmond on Wednesday night […]

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Philly’s New Powerlifting Gym Wants to Take You to Squat School

Raise your hand if you’ve ever looked at the massive racks of barbells and weight plates at your gym and thought, Man, I’d love to use […]


Why You Shouldn’t Be So Quick to Judge Philly ‘Scrappers’ Digging for Trash

“Did someone catch him doing it? If so did they break his hands? I sure hope so.” “There are soooo many lately.” “He’s up too […]


OPINION: Neighborhoods Are Bearing the Cost of the Conrail Heroin Camp Cleanup

When the city demolished the Conrail drug community in Kensington, it was as if Carrie Nation herself had returned from the grave to swing her […]


Man Charged in Port Richmond Crash That Killed Mother, Injured Son

Philadelphia police have arrested a Torresdale man in connection with a fatal crash that occurred over the weekend in Port Richmond and claimed the life of a […]


First-Time Find: Design for Living in Old Richmond for $325K

The buzz these days is that Fishtown may be over — that is, it’s no longer a neighborhood where you can snap up a housing […]


First-Time Find: A Little Gem in Port Richmond for $146.5K

Usually, we go combing listings throughout the city and suburbs in search of dynamite homes for sale at modest prices to feature in this weekly […]


Checkmate in East Kensington? Broker Rearranges the Chessboard

I’ve gotten lots of pitches from real estate agents and others that lead me to ask, “What’s in a name?” The answer, it appears, is, […]


A Piece of Philly’s Polish History Is Up for Lease in Port Richmond

In case you haven’t noticed, Port Richmond stands on the verge of becoming the next Fishtown and East Kensington put together. Already, rejeuvenation has taken hold […]


Grey Lodge’s “Scoats” Takes Over Bonk’s Bar

Mike “Scoats” Scotese has made a name for himself by running the Grey Lodge in Northeast Philadelphia for more than 20 years. Making the bar one of […]


First-Time Find: Get In on the Ground Floor in Port Richmond

As Fishtown continues to rise in popularity, the first waves of change are lapping up against the next neighborhood upriver, Port Richmond. Port Richmond has […]


Philly’s First Grocery Store with Wine

The Richmond Bottle Shop within the IGA Super Market at 2497 Aramingo Avenue is now selling wine. Thanks to the law change that went into effect […]