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Property

Jawdropper of the Week: Opulence in Rittenhouse Square for $7.3M

We’ve talked about properties in the luxurious 1706 Rittenhouse building several times over the past few years (like here, or here, or… here), and the time has come […]

City Life

Jonathan Gay ID’d as Suspect in Rittenhouse Cab Attack

A 51-year-old man has been charged in Monday’s crazy Rittenhouse Square cab attack.

City Life

WATCH: Naked Man Drives Allegedly Stolen Cab Through Rittenhouse Square

Philadelphia police have arrested an apparently naked man for driving an allegedly stolen taxi cab through Rittenhouse Square Park this afternoon. 

Property

Habitat: Bespoke Tailoring in Rittenhouse

Moody, masculine style often gets an unfair rap: man caves, blob-like leather recliners, walls dominated by hulking flat-screens. But a local entrepreneur’s Federal-style townhome just […]

Pot protest
City

Should We Give the Stoners a Place to Smoke?

It had been a long week, and it was Friday afternoon. All I wanted was a contact high. I thought it’d make for a pretty […]

City Life

“No Sitting on Wall” Signs Disappear From Rittenhouse Square

The rumors are true: the Rittenhouse wall-sitting ban is over. 

Property

Trinity Tuesday: An XXL Trinity in Rittenhouse for $600K

Do you love a little bit of history with a modern twist? If so, say hello to this expanded trinity built in 1917 and located […]

ban on Wall sitting at rittenhouse sign
City

Sit-In and Smoke-In Planned for Rittenhouse Square

The news yesterday that sitting on the Rittenhouse Square wall has been banned came as a surprise. And rightly so: People have been sitting on […]

City

You Can’t Sit on the Wall in Rittenhouse Square Anymore

I heard the rumor. I saw the signs. But I had to check it out for myself. So I went to Rittenhouse Square this afternoon […]

Foobooz

Alpha And Omega: Scarpetta Reviewed

Along the arc of a graph reading “Why Is My Restaurant Not Good?,” two opposite mistakes hold down either end of the bell curve. On […]

Foobooz

Here’s What You’ll Be Eating at Butcher Bar’s New Sunday Brunch

If you’re interested in a Saturday brunch, you’re out of luck. Sure, you can drop by Butcher Bar after 11:30 and order off the lunch […]

Foobooz

Now Open: Friday Saturday Sunday

Yesterday marked the rebirth of Friday Saturday Sunday off of Rittenhouse Square. But it is only the name that returns after the 18-month redo. The first floor […]

Foobooz

Poi Dog Gets a Storefront

After close to four years as a food truck, Poi Dog’s Kiki Arranita and Chris Vacca are setting up a storefront. The Hawaiian food specialists are setting […]

Foobooz

New Culinary Director, Menu for Bar Bombón

Justin Petruce is back in Philadelphia after a sojourn to Florida and he is now the culinary director for Marquis & Co., the culinary group […]

Property

You Can’t Top This: 3 Levels of Luxury, 360-Degree Views, $7M

The building we now know as the Lanesborough was built in 1929 as the home of the Haverford Club and the Yale Club. Today, it’s […]