January 29, 2014

Best Restaurant Week Restaurants In Philadelphia

Restaurant week is back in full swing in Center City this year from January 19-24 & 26-31 so there’s still a few more days to get into some of Philly’s best restaurants for super low prices. Restaurante week participants offer three-course dinners for only $35 per person and some also offer a three-course lunch for $20. We polled our realtor […]
January 29, 2014

Explosive “One Day In Pompeii” Exhibition Comes to the Franklin Institute

The ancient city of Pompeii is having something of a moment right now. A brand-new Hollywood disaster/action flick (directed by the guy who did Resident Evil and starring the hot dude who plays Jon Snow on Game of Thrones!) is hitting screens late next month, and is guaranteed to bring the fire both literally and otherwise. Bastille’s song Pompeii is […]
January 27, 2014

Dimitri’s Leaving Fitler Square

Last week Michael Klein reported via Philly.com that Dmitri’s restaurant in Fitler Square will close when the building housing the commercial space at 2227 Pine Street changes hands next month.  Today commercial brokers CBRE | FAMECO distributed a flyer advertsing the very same commercial space as available for lease.  It appears for now that unless the sale of the building falls […]
January 27, 2014

Who’s Getting Philly’s 2nd Casino License?

We’re down to the proverbial wire: this week marks the deadline for those interested in snapping up the city’s second (and final) casino license. The five comers are going head-to-head over the opportunity to bring another casino to Philadelphia, with each touting the advantages of their own proposals: location, entertainment options, promised jobs, and plenty of glitz ‘n glamor. Meanwhile, […]
January 26, 2014

A Sweet Piece of “Heaven” Comes to West Philly!

College students and cake go together like pb&j, peas & carrots, and other stellar combos… man, can you tell we’re hungry? Penn students – and everyone else nearby – will be able to feed their need for sweets now that Pound Cake Heaven has opened its second location and brought some much-needed business (and a scrumptious smell!) to 50th and […]
January 24, 2014

Bring In the Big Money: Manses Hit the Market

A trio of extra-pricey digs recently hit the MLS. Looking for a palatial pad to call your own? The Philly real estate market can make it happen. These unique properties offer out-of-this-world luxury and one-of-a-kind appeal – along with astronomical price tags. Governor’s Mansion (Naval Square Community) First up on the block is 2420 Grays Ferry Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19146, […]
January 23, 2014

Just Listed: 218 Rock St, Philadelphia, PA 19128

218 Rock St, Philadelphia, PA 19128 Asking $240,000 Meticulously maintained, move in ready 3bed/2bath home with 2 car parking and in Manayunk. First floor living room, dining room, updated kitchen with sliders to rear deck and yard. Second floor houses 3 bedrooms and 1 full bath. Lower level is finished and has full bath, perfect for guest room or play […]
January 22, 2014

The Music’s in Philly this Week!

Music lovers, take note: no matter what you rock on your favorite Pandora station, there’s a good chance you’ll enjoy at least something that’s going on in and around the city later this week. A mix of acts both local and national will hit the stages around Philly just before the weekend, ensuring that you don’t sink too far into […]
January 17, 2014

Comcast’s New Vision Will Redefine Downtown

A brief six years after Comcast staked a claim on the city’s tallest building, it has announced plans for something even bigger. A glittering glass tower will dominate the downtown Philly skyline, boasting almost sixty stories and over a million square feet of mixed-use space – an ultra-modern “vertical urban campus” that city leaders are hoping will drag the city […]
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