Organizer Troy Timple says more than 20,000 ink lovers are expected to attend the conference, which boasts hundreds of artists from as far away as LA and England to as close as Eddie’s on South Street.
Investigators say a customer who intervened during the attempted robbery of Philadelphia store Monday was shot twice.
Rex 1516’s Chef Regis Jansen has stepped down due to his fight with a deadly illness. Now, the restaurant is stepping up with a new cocktail to raise money for the organization that helps him.
This week, “What’s Cooking” gets you ready for the holidays with an upscale wine and spirits store on South Street, holiday shopping hints, and an elegant holiday tea at an elegant center city locale.
City officials say the Philadelphia police officer caught on video using his baton to help make an arrest at a South Street block party last month has been sued in federal court 13 times.
Less than three weeks after a video of a Philadelphia police officer punching a woman went viral on the internet, another video of police force in Philadelphia has surfaced.
South Street between Broad and 18th Streets in Center City was blocked off Saturday afternoon for the 5th annual Bloktoberfest.
Aggressive business and development efforts are underway to turn the once hippest street in town into a popular destination again.
Drivers, be warned. Center City will be even more clogged than usual, especially after 7 p.m. for the next six weeks, as crews scrape and then pave seven miles of streets in the heart of town.
There are old porcelain dolls, taxidermy bears and boars and specimens in jars and jewelry made out of insects and animal bones for sale.
Cupcakes have become quite a big thing in the Philadelphia area, and now pies are about to follow. Magpie is an artisan pie shop that opens in August at 1622 South Street.
Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens is hosting a new exhibit that tells the stories of some of the refugees who have fled from their country and are re-settling in the city.
“It was a place that was open all night — people hung out there,” notes South Street historian Joel Spivak, who says that Levis’ hot dogs and cherry sodas were legendary.
On June 27th at about 3:15 a.m., two unknown males attempted to get into the Bicycle Therapy Bike Shop located at 2211 South Street.
Fire was reported about 10:30am at Lorenzo and Sons Pizza, at 3rd and South Streets. Dozens of firefighters arrived to find smoke coming from the first floor of the building.