South Street

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News

Giant Heirloom Apologizes After Criticism of No-Alcohol Signs During Odunde Festival

Philadelphia’s 44th annual Odunde Festival took place on Sunday, bringing many thousands of people to the city for what is billed as “the largest African […]

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News

Yes, the PPA Sucks. No, It Did Not Ticket the Car That Blew Up on South Street.

There are at least a million reasons to hate the PPA. The corruption. The nepotism. The broken kiosks. The PPA enforcer standing around on the […]

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Property

On the Market: Bright, Open Condo in Bella Vista

Where do all the hippies meet? South Street, South Street…. South Street may no longer be “the hippest street in town” — Frankford Avenue in […]

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Foobooz

Hawthornes Owners to Debut Wine Dive on South Street

About a month-and-a-half after Anthony Bourdain’s fake friend Michael DePasquale lost his lease on 1506 South Street, we’ve learned that a new project is in […]

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Foobooz

Fancy Chocolates and Baked Goods Come to Queen Village

Over the summer, we told you that Aurora Grace, the chocolate company from pastry chef Aurora Wold, would be going brick and mortar at Fifth and South. […]

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Foobooz

Jon’s Bar & Grille Closes, and South Street Loses Yet Another Institution

Jon’s Bar & Grille, the South Street institution with a claim to Three Stooges fame, has closed after 37 years in business. The business, the […]

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Foobooz

Check Out South Street’s Brand New Federal Donuts

Federal Donuts is opening a spacious new location at 6th and South Streets tomorrow, and they’re kicking things off with a great opening-day deal on their sweet […]

Business

This South Street Tattoo Artist Is a True Philly Character

South Philadelphia resident Noah Webster has owned South Street tattoo shop Moo Tattoo for the last 22 years, and he’s a former board member of […]

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News

Wawa Is Adding Another(!) Location on South Street

Call it the Year of the Wawa. In case you forgot, the company announced in April that Philadelphia will soon be home to its biggest location ever. That news […]

News

What to Do About South Street

Mike Harris is standing in the middle of the street with his feet in first position and his arms out wide, like a dancer waiting […]

Ticket

Can a Movie Theater Save South Street?

Ah, South Street. What was once a fringy, magical place is now an unattractive commercial strip of smoke shops and bro bars that I wouldn’t […]

News

Police: “Anarchists” Vandalized the South Street PPD Mini-Station

Philadelphia police are looking for a group of 10 to 12 people they believe to be anarchists who vandalized two squad cars and the area […]

City

Photo of Men With Guns on South Street Freaks Out Neighbors

Imagine that it’s a gorgeous day and you’re riding your bike through the city when you pass by a group of men holding a bunch […]

Foobooz

Party With Brauhaus Schmitz For Their 8th Birthday

Brauhaus Schmitz is turning eight years old in 2017. To mark the occasion, they’re throwing a blowout anniversary bash next Tuesday. But that’s not all: […]

Foobooz

Philly Chefs Are Popping Up at PHS’s South Street Beer Garden

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s pop-up garden at 15th and South is in full bloom, serving up cold drinks and tasty eats run by East Passyunk’s Cantina Los […]