Jeffrey Lurie Checks Out Grease Poles Competition At The Italian Market FestivalTeams will race up the 30-foot-high pole greased with lard to reach prizes of meats, cheeses, gifts and money.
Holiday Family Traditions Continue At Italian MarketPeople come from all over the region to the Italian Market for things like meats, fish, cheese, pasta and sweets.
After Second Bout Of Vandalism Frank Rizzo's Mural Could Be In JeopardyFixing it costs big dough, making the mural not only one of the most vandalized, but also one the most expensive to keep up.
End Of An Era: Italian Market Butcher Shop Closing SoonD'Angelo's Meats is closing at the end of the month.
Italian Market, a South Philly Icon, Gears Up for Celebration of Its 100th YearThe Italian Market is celebrating its 100th anniversary, with events being held every month until the end of the year.
South Philly's Italian Market Ready For Holiday Shopping RushVendors and customers expect things to get extra busy within the coming weeks.
Phila. L&I Pushes Back Against Councilwoman's Plan For Street VendingThe city's Department of Licenses & Inspections says street vendor spots are assigned by a neutral lottery, not by a neighborhood group, and L&I would have no way to control what could be subsequent chaos.
New Book Delivers A Look Into Philadelphia's PastYou can take a stroll through Philadelphia of decades past in a new book that sprung mostly from its author's collection of old postcards.
Hear Philly: An Awfully Nice Way To Experience PhiladelphiaWhether it's a private driving tour, a walking tour or a day on a Segway, Awfully Nice Tours allows you to experience the finest Philadelphia has to offer, from the city's great history to it's food and culture.
At Italian Market In South Philly, Christmas Food Rush in High GearThe lines were long outside the famous cheese, pasta, sausage, meat, fish, bread, and pastry shops, where many were picking up the perfect antipasto.
Top Fish Markets In PhiladelphiaIdeally, you should include fish in your diet two to three times a week. Here are some of the top fish markets in Philadelphia.