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University City District: Crime Is Down

The latest crime-update email from the University City District reports that for the month of June there was a decrease in crime, which is always […]

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City Tap House Adds Seasonal Pizzas

City Tap House is rolling out a new seasonal pizza menu and they’re making a big deal about it. In fact, they sent over three […]

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Detox Retox: Do Yoga and Drink Beer

What do you get when you combine yoga and beer? Detox Retox and some very happy Philadelphians. On August 3rd, Core Fitness and City Tap House […]

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Lowcountry Boil Comes to The Fat Ham

On August 5th, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Kevin Sbraga’s The Fat Ham will do its own take on the Lowcountry Boil. Attendees will receive a family-style helping […]

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Sushi School is Back in Session At Pod

By Isabelle Gallicchio and Ella Torres Last year Stephen Starr’s West Philly pan asian restaurant, Pod, launched an in-house Sushi School, taught by head sushi chef, Tomoyuki Takasu. […]

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July 4th Weekend at Shake Shack

Don your red, white and blue and head over to Shake Shack to celebrate America’s independence and the highly-anticipated return of July 4th Weekend at Shake Shack […]

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Breaking University City Retail News

The bad news: Rittenhouse’s Hello World and Wash West’s Hello Home are closing. The good news: They’re combining to open a “lifestyle” store (also called Hello World) at […]

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Caribbean Flavors are Headed to University City

Expected to open in July 2014, 48th Street Grille will bring flavorful Caribbean and American inspired food to University City. Chef Carl Lewis hopes to give […]

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Summer Happy Hour at coZara

After Trey Popp’s review of CoZara, where the happy hour garnered the most compliments,  we wanted to check it out for ourselves. And oh yes, […]

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Restaurant Review: CoZara

We here at Philadelphia magazine decided last month to start debuting restaurant reviews early on Foobooz. We had reasons. And we discussed them here. Welcome to […]

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Ramen Week at CoZara

Thursday, June 26th is National Ramen Day and CoZara is celebrating all week. Every day this week, the University City izakaya is bringing you a new ramen […]

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University City Gem Once Featured on TLC’s “Trading Spaces”

There was a period of time during the mid-aughts when many of us amused ourselves by binge-watching episodes of TLC’s “Trading Spaces.” If you count […]

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Get A Taste of University City Dining Days

If you just can’t wait any longer for the University City Dining Days, well you’re in luck. A Taste of University City Dining Days is […]

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Morning Headlines: University City Named as a Rising “Innovation District”

Newsworks reports that the Brookings Institution has named University City among seven “innovation districts” on the rise nationally. The announcement came via Brookings Vice President […]

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All-You-Can-Eat Ice Cream in University City

On Sunday, June 8th some of Philadelphia’s top ice cream spots will be scooping out their cold goodness in benefit of the University City Arts […]