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Philly.com
Poor Connor Barwin! The former Eagle is missing The War On Drugs at his own benefit concertabsence during football season hasn’t diminished his commitment to Philadelphia
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
absence during football season hasn’t diminished his commitment to Philadelphia. He and his wife Laura bought a house in Fishtown after getting married earlier this year, and she still works as a physician’s assistant at the Hospital of the... Read more
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Philly.com
From cheesesteaks to local greens, Philly shows off its bestCreamy hummus from Dizengoff, craft cocktails in Fishtown, cheesesteaks both tr
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Creamy hummus from Dizengoff, craft cocktails in Fishtown, cheesesteaks both traditional and vegan, cold oysters on the half shell, gelato and farm-fresh vegetables: for three days, food journalists from around the country feasted on some of... Read more
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Philly.com
Can I order a cocktail to go with my Ping-Pong?the creative world,” Vanermen said, adding that the Center City location beat o
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
the creative world,” Vanermen said, adding that the Center City location beat out a few contenders in hipster centers like Fishtown and Northern Liberties. “If you look at SPiN, it’s for everyone: all ages, all genders. Our clients range from... Read more
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Philly.com
Can I order a cocktail to go with my Ping-Pong?the creative world,” Vanermen said, adding that the Center City location beat o
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
the creative world,” Vanermen said, adding that the Center City location beat out a few contenders in hipster centers like Fishtown and Northern Liberties. “If you look at SPiN, it’s for everyone: all ages, all genders. Our clients range from... Read more
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Philly.com
Fall restaurant preview: Where we will be eatingin the next week Pistola’s Del Sur: The sibling of the Mexican bars Jose Pisto
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
in the next week Pistola’s Del Sur: The sibling of the Mexican bars Jose Pistola’s in Center City and Sancho Pistola’s in Fishtown is due to open its South Philadelphia location at 1934 E. Passyunk Ave. (where Palladino’s was) this... Read more
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Philly.com
Can I order a cocktail to go with my ping-pong?the creative world,” Vanermen said, adding that the Center City location beat o
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
the creative world,” Vanermen said, adding that the Center City location beat out a few contenders in hipster centers like Fishtown and Northern Liberties. “If you look at SPiN, it’s for everyone: all ages, all genders. Our clients range from... Read more
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Philly.com
A Fishtown rowhouse refitted to fight climate changeAt first, the three-story, 2,300-square-foot red-brick rowhouse in Fishtown see
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
At first, the three-story, 2,300-square-foot red-brick rowhouse in Fishtown seems to be an ordinary early-20th-century rowhouse — until you notice that there’s no front entrance. Instead, there’s a wide front window surrounded with what look like... Read more
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Philly.com
How Philly can avoid flooding like Houston's after Hurricane Harveyother gardens, including one near the zoo. Besides absorbing rain water, they h
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
other gardens, including one near the zoo. Besides absorbing rain water, they help cool the neighborhoods around them. In Fishtown, resourceful residents are using their garden like a park. The city encourages building owners to plant vegetation... Read more
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Philly.com
Harvests of bounty in Fishtown, KensingtonFor years, produce-picky residents of Fishtown and Kensington planned their sho
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
For years, produce-picky residents of Fishtown and Kensington planned their shopping around weekend visits to Greensgrow Farms, the Kensington mainstay that has supplied fresh food to the area for two decades, or else they ventured to farmers’... Read more
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Philly.com
Lady Gaga, Greenfest, and other things to do in Philadelphia September 8 to 14unsettling songwriting. Her show at Johnny Brenda’s this spring got those atten
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
unsettling songwriting. Her show at Johnny Brenda’s this spring got those attendees and others talking, and she’s back in Fishtown this coming week. — D.D. 8 p.m. Monday, Johnny Brenda’s, 1201 N. Frankford Ave., $10-$12, 215-739-9684,... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
Fishtown Hops at SugarHouse Casino unveils new look6 September 2017 (PRESS RELEASE) -- The seasons are changing and so is Fishtow
Rolling Good Times / Posted 15 days ago
6 September 2017 (PRESS RELEASE) -- The seasons are changing and so is Fishtown Hops. Located on the riverwalk behind SugarHouse Casino, the beer garden is trading in its summer style for Fall Fest... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
SugarHouse Casino unveils September promotions5 September 2017 (PRESS RELEASE) -- Fishtown Hops, the beer garden at SugarHou
Rolling Good Times / Posted 16 days ago
5 September 2017 (PRESS RELEASE) -- Fishtown Hops, the beer garden at SugarHouse Casino, welcomes Fall Fest with seasonal ale, s'mores and apple cider sangria. September's entertainment and promotional... Read more
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Philly.com
Philadelphia's condo market lags behind city's housing recoveryThe median price there was $409,041, according to the data. The same exists in
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
The median price there was $409,041, according to the data. The same exists in the highly popular Northern Liberties and Fishtown area, where condo values are down 11 percent, Gillen found. The median price there is $339,027. With its grand... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
This Is the Perfect Beer for Eagles Fansand have teamed up with Weyerbacher Brewing Company to brew a beer of the same
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 20 days ago
and have teamed up with Weyerbacher Brewing Company to brew a beer of the same name. The brew will intitially only be available at Jose Pistola's and Sancho Pistola's in Fishtown but they eventually plan to can it as well. Published 16 minute... Read more
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Philly.com
Those surprising gardens along I-95 in Fishtown? They're managing stormwaterIt’s a surprising sight: A large garden next to a sound barrier wall along I-95
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
It’s a surprising sight: A large garden next to a sound barrier wall along I-95 in Philadelphia’s Fishtown neighborhood, with an undulating grade, marked by tall grasses, wildflowers, evergreens and other trees. Unexpected as it may seem, it’s part... Read more
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Philly.com
Wolf: All kids should be blood tested for lead by age 2the 1978 lead-paint ban. In a more recent story in the series, “Toxic City,” re
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
the 1978 lead-paint ban. In a more recent story in the series, “Toxic City,” reporters tested soil in 114 locations in Fishtown, Kensington, and Port Richmond. Nearly three out of four had hazardous levels of lead contamination, a problem of... Read more
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Philly.com
Philadelphia's condo market lags behind city's housing recoveryThe median price there was $409,041, according to the data. The same exists in
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
The median price there was $409,041, according to the data. The same exists in the highly popular Northern Liberties and Fishtown area, where condo values are down 11 percent, Gillen found. The median price there is $339,027. With its grand... Read more
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Philly.com
Vodka as health food? Stateside in North Philly cleans up the spirit's bad raphead, purchased via Craigslist, presides over the crowd of twentysomethings and
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
head, purchased via Craigslist, presides over the crowd of twentysomethings and thirtysomethings — spillover from happening Fishtown. Large windows open onto the distillery, which did not appear to be active during my visit, though someone was in... Read more
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Philly.com
Feibush condos in Fishtown, under construction, target of arsonistsoon-to-opened 1834 Frankford Avenue condos. The building includes 24-units and
Philly.com / Posted 23 days ago
soon-to-opened 1834 Frankford Avenue condos. The building includes 24-units and 17 condos in a quickly developing part of Fishtown. The would-be perpetrator was caught on camera and the fire department quickly responded, OCF president Ori Feibush... Read more
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Philly.com
Think you can't park there? Take a closer look at that Philly fire hydrantold hydrants, it’s hard to tell based on parking violation data how many ticket
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
old hydrants, it’s hard to tell based on parking violation data how many tickets have been issued in error. Neighbors in Fishtown and Northern Liberties have sporadically started to paint the old hydrants to better distinguish them as inoperable.... Read more
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Philly.com
Think you can't park there? Take a closer look at that Philly fire hydrantold hydrants, it’s hard to tell based on parking-violation data how many ticket
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
old hydrants, it’s hard to tell based on parking-violation data how many tickets have been issued in error. Neighbors in Fishtown and Northern Liberties have sporadically started to paint the old hydrants to better distinguish them as inoperable.... Read more
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Philly.com
Flipping that house? Beware of burglars, hoarders and budget-busting mistakesweeks of clearing junk, ripping out walls, and lugging appliances through a sha
Philly.com / Posted 28 days ago
weeks of clearing junk, ripping out walls, and lugging appliances through a shabby, 800-square-foot house on the border of Fishtown, Stephanie Somers had finally turned the property into what she described as a “tiny, beautiful gem.” It was a... Read more
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Philly.com
Let's Eat: An underground bar; Craig LaBan on natural wineswhite rice. This week’s openings and closings Factory Donuts | Mayfair The o
Philly.com / Posted 29 days ago
white rice. This week’s openings and closings Factory Donuts | Mayfair The owners of Buffalo Billiards in Old City and Fishtown Tavern just unveiled what they call a neighborhood bar at 45 S. Third St., next to The Little Lion. Lombard Cafe |... Read more
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Philly.com
At Fishtown icon Les and Doreen's Happy Tap, karaoke dreams (and my own personal nightmare)spilled out into the quiet street, echoing through the half-finished constructi
Philly.com / Posted 29 days ago
spilled out into the quiet street, echoing through the half-finished construction amid old rowhouse blocks in the heart of Fishtown. It was karaoke night at the Happy Tap, a 20-year tradition that, somehow, has led up to this moment: a guy in... Read more
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Philly.com
On a Center City street, I watched a heroin user revived with Narcandidn’t want to put that stigma on you there in the street. And while I see the
Philly.com / Posted 29 days ago
didn’t want to put that stigma on you there in the street. And while I see the faces of the opioid epidemic every day in my Fishtown neighborhood, I was surprised to see it on this Center City block at 3:30 in the afternoon. I called 911. Your... Read more
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Philly.com
Peace Corps dam builder-turned-Delaware River development overseer retires on a high notespaces such as the Race Street and Washington Avenue Piers and the start of a 3
Philly.com / Posted 29 days ago
spaces such as the Race Street and Washington Avenue Piers and the start of a 3.3-mile bike-and-walking trail between Fishtown and the big-box shopping district of South Columbus Boulevard. Other initiatives have included the Spruce Street... Read more
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Like yesterday's fashion, has Center City's retail revival been discontinued?Center City,” said Catherine Timko, CEO of the Riddle Co., which advises the Ce
Philly.com / Posted 1 months ago
Center City,” said Catherine Timko, CEO of the Riddle Co., which advises the Center City District on attracting retailers. Fishtown, Passyunk, University City, Fairmount, and other dynamic neighborhoods “are attracting talented restaurateurs or... Read more
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Philly's the War on Drugs reach for greatness and 'A Deeper Understanding'me is I really wanted to keep the band in Philly,” he says, noting the Drugs pl
Philly.com / Posted 1 months ago
me is I really wanted to keep the band in Philly,” he says, noting the Drugs played their first show at Johnny Brenda’s in Fishtown in 2006. “This is where I had that spark and decided that I wanted to pursue music even when it meant not knowing... Read more

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