Italian Market

Linda Smith, general manager of Esposito Meats in the Italian Market, holding a cut of lamb. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Rising Lamb Prices Have Some Re-Thinking Holiday Meal Plans

The price of lamb has gone up in this area, so what does that mean for your holiday meal this weekend?

04/06/2012

(Courtesy of the Samantha Nguyen-Ortanez family)

Family Members Remember 11-Year-Old Girl Killed In South Philadelphia Crash

Police have identified the 11-year-old girl killed in a car accident in South Philadelphia Sunday afternoon.

03/26/2012

(credit: Oren Liebermann)

Soaring Beef Prices Force Shoppers To Find Other Foods

Beef prices soared more than 10 percent last year according to the Department of Agriculture, and they will likely go up at least another 5 percent this year.

01/30/2012

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Families Stock Up For Easter At Italian Market

Holiday preparations are underway for Easter Sunday feasts. A butcher shop in the Italian Market in South Philadelphia has been a go-to for families in the region since 1920.

04/22/2011

Protests in Libya are affecting businesses in Philadelphia.

Protests In Libya Affect Philadelphia Businesses

At the Italian Market, Wally Giordano has been in the produce business for decades, but lately the cost of doing business has soared.

02/24/2011

L&I Insists Italian Market's No Target

City officials denied they’were focusing on the Italian Market as they continued a crackdown on code violations among food purveyors. 

09/14/2010

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