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Local 44 Announces Its First Ever Executive Chef

Though Local 44 has been serving from scratch food since its opening almost four years ago, the West Philadelphia bar is just now hiring its […]

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Beck’s Cajun Cafe Second Location Opens with Expanded Menu

Beck’s Cajun Café has officially opened its location in Amtrak’s 30th Street Station. Like the Reading Terminal Market location this Beck’s will offer Cajun and […]

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Beer Garden at the Porch at 30th Street Station

  July 12-14 The Porch at 30th Street Station, the new outdoor event and activity space on Market, is holding its first-ever Beer Garden. Bridgewater’s […]

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Baltimore Avenue Dollar Strolls Return

Last summer’s Baltimore Avenue Dollar Strolls are returning this year. The West Philadelphia event will happen on the third Thursday in July through September (July 19, August […]

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Katie Loeb’s Cocktail Menu at Han Dynasty

On Friday night I checked out the newest location of Han Dynasty even as the heavens dropped a deluge that turned much of Market Street […]

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University City’s Doc Magrogan’s to Open the Week of July 4th

Doc Magrogan’s Oyster House is coming to 3432 Sansom Street in University City. It will be the fourth location of Dave Magrogan’s (Kildare’s, Harvest) oyster […]

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Sixpoint Barbeque Dinner at JG Domestic

On Wednesday June 27th at 6:30pm, JG Domestic will be hosting a Barbeque Dinner with beer pairings from Sixpoint Brewery. For $55 customers get a […]

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Tiffin Etc. Returns and Indo-Chinese Concepts Coming

Tiffin founder Munish Narula recently closed Tiffin, Etc. next to the original Tiffin on Girard Avenue. But he heard so much from disappointed diners that he is […]

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West Philly Coffee Thrower Issues Apology

A man who threw scalding coffee on a clerk in a West Philly donut shop a few weeks ago has issued a public apology. David […]

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It’s Not Even Noon and Two People Have Already Been Murdered in Philly Today

It’s not even noon yet and two people have already been shot to death in Philly today. The first was an overnight shooting that had […]

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Mayor Nutter Mocks Mitt Romney for Coming to West Philly

This morning, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney participated in a roundtable discussion at the Universal Bluford Charter School in West Philly. While Romney and […]

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Mitt Romney Is in West Philly to Talk Education Reform

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is in West Philly this morning to participate in a roundtable discussion on education reform. The event is scheduled […]

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JG Domestic Summer Clambake With Allagash Brewery

Though it isn’t even unofficially summer until Memorial Day, Jose Garces is kicking off the season early this year with a clambake at JG Domestic […]

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Han Dynasty Now Open at 38th and Market

A little birdie tells us that Han Dynasty has opened its doors at 38th and Market. This Han Dynasty replaces Daniel Stern’s Midatlantic. It is […]

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Farmers’ Market Opens Today at the Porch at 30th Street Station

Today marks the debut of the Farmers’ Market at the Porch at 30th Street Station. The weekly market will run Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to […]