Shops at Liberty Place

(Volunteers hand out free samples of pies to passersby at the Shops at Liberty Place.  The pies are sold by Manna, a Philadelphia-based anti-hunger organization.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Shoppers Get Free Pie Samples as Manna Reaches Homestretch of Annual Fundraiser

Just in time for Thanksgiving dinner, why not get a nice pie for dessert? And do some good while you’re at it!

11/06/2014

(George Sabatino of Aldine.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Wine, Cappelletti, and Gingerbread

A new restaurant, a wine auction for charity, and a display of gingerbread houses to get you in the mood for the holidays!

11/06/2014

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Lawyer For Shops At Liberty Place: If It Were Klansmen Outside African American Business, ‘They Would Last About 10 Seconds Before Police Hauled Them Away’

Dom Giordano talked to Jason Gosselin, a lawyer for the Shops at Liberty Place, about a state Superior Court ruling that will allow a group calling themselves the Israelite School of Universal Practical Knowledge to continue their demonstrations around the corner of 16th and Chestnut in Center City.

10/20/2014

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Pa. Court Affirms Right of Group To Hurl Invective Outside Center City Mall

A local group called the Israelite School of Universal Practical Knowledge has received city permits to speak on the sidewalk near Liberty Place, at 16th and Chestnut Streets, voicing hatred toward whites, Asians, and other groups.

10/20/2014

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Dom Giordano Talks To Lawyer For The Black Israelites

The Shops at Liberty Place has recently hired two DJs to drown out their protests, which often target whites and gays.

05/07/2014

(Lyssa Wacker, attending a Flyers rally at the Shops at Liberty Place.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Center City Rally Urges Flyers Onward In NHL Playoffs

Flyers fan Lyssa Wacker of Roxborough admits her team is down 3-2, but notes that they’ve had their backs against the wall before.

04/29/2014

Wedding Cake (credit: Mike Flokis/Getty Images)

Free Cupcakes At The Shops At Liberty Place Through Thursday

City of Hope Philadelphia is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its event, “Let Them Eat Cake,” with a preview event at The Shops at Liberty Place, and it involves free cake.

03/25/2014

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Attention, Shoppers: Freebies Offered Friday In Philadelphia

Celebrity Cruises will be on-site at The Shops at Liberty Place, where the company will be hosting “A Random Act of Modern Luxury.”

01/16/2014

(Feats of strength, including a pull-up contest between Navy and Army, were part of the pep rally at the Shops at Liberty Place.  Photo by Dan Wing)

Pep Rally, Gala Draws Hundreds in Advance of Saturday’s Army-Navy Game

“It’s a wonderful event. It’s an All-American event, and it certainly is America’s game,” said one man who had traveled to Philadelphia from Florida.

12/13/2013

(John Myerow at the Tria Taproom.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking On 1060: A Taproom, An Historic Tavern, and Men Cooking!

From center city Philadelphia to Lafayette Hill, Hadas Kuznits reports on the latest food-and-dining news around the Delaware Valley…

11/14/2013

(A Manna volunteer tempts passersby with tasty samples during the "Pie Day" kickoff in the Shops at Liberty Place.  Photo by Mark Abrams)

Manna Opens Its Annual Pie-Selling Fundraiser With Free Samples In Center City

The group has a fundraising target of $250,000 to cover Thanksgiving Day meals cooked for those battling life-threatening illnesses.

11/07/2013

(Laurel Hill Mansion, rendered in gingerbread by Karen Boyd for last year's display.  Photo by Anthony Singoga for Charms of Fairmount Park.)

What’s Cooking On 1060: Coffee, Tea, Gingerbread, and… Scrapple!

Several fabulous food-related events are coming up very soon in and around Philadelphia.

10/31/2013

(Caregivers of Home Care Associates, based in Philadelphia, share a group hug as they mark 20 years in business.  Credit:  Cherri Gregg)

On ‘Hug A Caregiver Day,’ Local Firm Celebrates 20 Years in Business

Home Care Associates, which provides in-home care for more than 500 people each year, celebrated 20 years of operation with a group hug for its hardworking staffers.

10/22/2013

(Temple's marching band performs at the Shops at Liberty Place.  Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Center City Shopping Mall Goes All Out For March Madness

The NCAA men’s basketball tournament looms large, but perhaps nowhere larger than at the Shops at Liberty Place.

03/18/2013

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Local Clinic Offers Free Skin Cancer Checkups

On Thursday, the Drexel Convenient Care Center in the Shops at Liberty Place in Center City will offer free skin checks

09/24/2012

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