The Piazza


Bart Blatstein’s Atlantic City

Philly developer Bart Blatstein has been playing real-life Monopoly, cobbling together parcels of property in Atlantic City — everyone’s favorite resort-town-slash-urban-metaphor. His snagging of the Pier […]


Sixers to Host Official NBA Draft Party at the Piazza

The Sixers’ official NBA Draft party will be held at the Piazza at Schmidt’s Commons in Northern Liberties on June 22. “The Piazza at Schmidt’s […]


The Piazza Gets New Name, Adds Co-Working to the Mix

Small entrepreneurs and startup companies in Philly now have another option when it comes to flexible co-working office space. This one comes with beer. And […]


Wahlburgers Coming to the Piazza

We’ve heard the rumor that Wahlburgers was coming to the Piazza for a few months now, most recently from HughE Dillon, who was told Mark Wahlberg was […]

Be Well Philly

Megaformer Pilates Studio Sculpt Fitness to Open at the Piazza

Last fall, I told you that Philly’s first Megaformer Pilates studio was officially in the works and set to debut in the SouthStar Lofts building at […]


WATCH: Philadelphians React as U.S. Wins World Cup Thriller

In the team’s World Cup opener yesterday, the United States scored just 34 seconds into the match, then essentially stood around and watched for 80 […]


The Piazza Is Being Turned into a Skating Rink

I’m a day or two late to this, but: Weeks after the Piazza’s Brooklyn Flea experiment ended, a new tenant is coming to town. Beginning […]


Why Brooklyn Flea Couldn’t Cut it in Philly

“If I can make it there, I’ll make it anywhere” is the next-to-last line in Frank Sinatra’s famous paean to “New York, New York.” And […]


Philly’s Brooklyn Flea Is Dead

So, like Brownstoner and 3rd Ward before it, the Brooklyn Flea has died. It debuted on June 2nd and didn’t live to see 2014. Liz Spikol […]