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Federal Donuts' fried chicken. (credit: Michael Persico)

Top Fried Chicken Near Philadelphia

From a throwback roadside eatery to an upscale comfort food café, here’s a look at some of the top fried chicken places in the Philadelphia area.

07/01/2015

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Miss Tootsie’s On South Street Celebrates 15 Years In Business

The eatery, which is fast becoming a Philadelphia icon, has very humble beginnings.

05/23/2015

(REALLY?!?  A food cart patron, center, appears shocked as a stranger offers to pay for her lunch, no strings attached.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Local Restaurant Spreads Joy With Random Kindnesses in Center City

Some people in center city Philadelphia were surprised this afternoon when they were told lunch was free.

05/15/2015

Federal Donuts' fried chicken. (credit: Michael Persico)

Top Spots For Fried Chicken

With National Fried Chicken Day on the horizon, here are the best spots in Philadelphia for this artery-clogging classic.

07/05/2014

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Top Macaroni And Cheese In Philadelphia

Next time you crave a dish that smacks of simpler times — and cheese, lots of cheese! — head out to one of these top Philly-area picks.

02/22/2014

(KeVen Parker at his soul food stand in the Reading Terminal Market.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: A Soul Food Revival, and a Coffee Truck Gets an Anchor

This week we’ve got food news about soul food in the Reading Terminal Market, and a coffee shop with a pedigree in center city.

01/24/2013

(KeVen Parker [left] and Bumi Ole, a member of Ms. Tootie's staff [right], with Shirley [center], who was surprised to get her grocery bill paid.  Photo provided)

Positively Philadelphia: A Local Entrepreneur Spreading The Love

KeVen Parker has begun a year-long campaign to do random acts of kindness throughout the area. First up was paying the grocery store bill for a woman named Shirley.

02/12/2012

Roger Bassett at the Reading Terminal Market. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking On 1060: What To Do With Leftover Turkey

With Thanksgiving behind us, a local restaurant owner has tips for your leftover turkey sandwiches.

11/25/2011