South Street

(The former Royal Theater, in the 1500 block of South Street, now sports murals.  Public domain photo by Smallbones via Wikimedia)

Reuse Plan For Historic Royal Theater, On South Street, Moves Forward

The developer is proposing a new building constructed behind the original façade, with 45 apartments and 7,600 square feet of retail space. But not all neighbors are thrilled.

12/02/2014

(Credit: Molly Daly)

Oktoberfest Beer, Good Cheer Flow On South Street

A popular South Street restaurant held its 6th annual Oktoberfest celebration Saturday.

09/20/2014

file photo (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

South Street Grocery Store Helps Raise Funds For 2 Local Public Schools

The schools have more than 1,300 students all together, and Whole Foods says the funds raised will directly support students.

09/18/2014

Warren Oree (credit: Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio)

Jazz Festival Coming To South Street This Fall

The second annual Philadelphia United Jazz Festival is gearing up to take over two city blocks on the west side of South Street, and the goal is to showcase Philadelphia-bred musicians.

09/13/2014

(credit: Suzanne Monaghan)

South Street Headhouse District To Go Green With Annual Eco-friendly Festival

The 9th annual Greenfest Philly is returning to Headhouse Square, and organizers say they’re expecting at least 10,000 people to attend the eco-friendly festivities.

09/05/2014

Munish Narula, owner of Narula Restaurant Group, at the future Tiffin Restaurant in Cherry Hill. (Photo Provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Indian Cuisine, Football Food and Thai Tacos

Three new Tiffin restaurants will be opening in New Jersey, a pizzeria at the Linc and South Street adds yet another restaurant.

08/28/2014

Car driving the wrong way on the Schuylkill Expressway in the early morning hours on August 25, 2014. (credit: CBS)

Caught On Tape: Driver Goes The Wrong Way On The Schuylkill Expressway

A motorist drove the wrong way on the Schuylkill Expressway Monday morning and the incident was caught on tape.

08/25/2014

(credit: Cherri Gregg)

New Pop-Up Garden Opens On South Street

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society has transformed a vacant lot on South Street near 15th Sreet into a lush, shaded, pop-up garden.

07/12/2014

(credit: Michael Harris)

What Do You Want To See On South Street?

South Street is going through a transformation. The many stores in the famous tourist spot can be selling something as simple as clothes, or more daring like tattoos, or items that can make you blush.

06/05/2014

(photo credit: Thinkstock)

Two South Street Stores Offering Free Food On Tuesday

Sip N Glo Juicery and Haagen-Dazs are both offering free treats on Tuesday.

05/13/2014

Mike Harris, executive director of the South Street Headhouse District (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Hear Philly: One Of Philadelphia’s Largest Street Festivals Returns To Kick Off May

Spring is in the air and you know what that means…it’s festival season! And on Saturday, May 3rd it’ll be eight blocks of food, music, art and much more when the South Street Spring Festival returns for a second year.

04/19/2014

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Police Investigating After Woman’s Body Recovered From Schuylkill River

Police are investigating after a body was discovered in the Schuylkill River near South Street on Wednesday morning.

03/19/2014

(credit: Philadelphia Police)

Suspects Steal Deli Slicer From South Street Pizza Shop

Police believe both suspects work for an establishment that supplies rolls to the pizza shop.

03/04/2014

(credit: FBI)

Search Continues For Pair Missing Since 2005; $50K Reward Offered

Investigators are offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to their whereabouts.

02/19/2014

Sweet Freedom Bakery (Credit, Michelle Hein)

Philadelphia Bakery Offering Free Cake All Day Friday

You know what would really brighten up this gloomy Friday? Free cake.

01/10/2014

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