January 17, 2017
mint

Philadelphia Mint Releases 2017 “P” Penny

Coin collectors always look forward to the new year, when fresh coins are rolled out. The numismatic community got a surprise this month when they noticed something a little different about certain 2017 pennies. Billions of pennies struck at the Philadelphia mint are emblazoned with a small “P” just under where the year is embossed. It’s a tiny letter that […]
January 16, 2017

Just Listed For Rent: 177 Parker Ave Unit #1, Philadelphia, PA 19128

Just Listed For Rent:$1100/month AMAZING 2 bedroom/ 1 bathroom unit steps from Main St and across street from train into Center City and suburbs. Unit is ideal for roommates with two huge bedrooms that are the SAME SIZE, each with a large closet. Unit also features a very spacious living room, dining area, full size washer/dryer IN UNIT, good size […]
January 16, 2017
trump

How Trump’s Presidency Could Impact Philadelphia

With days to go before Donald Trump is inaugurated as President of the United States, it’s time to take a look at how his taking office could impact the country. Philadelphia Magazine recently took on the question of Trump’s potential influence on the City of Brotherly Love, publishing The No-B.S. Guide to Trump’s Impact on Philadelphia. The piece addressed several […]
January 16, 2017

Just Reduced: 2237 Fitzwater St, Philadelphia, PA 19146

Just Reduced: $745,000 Welcome home to one of the best renovations in Graduate Hospital! THREE BEDROOMS PLUS LARGE DEN WITH PARKING! Completely redone from top to bottom in 2015, 2237 Fitzwater mixes in beautiful original detail with modern finishes. The perfectly designed first floor starts with a grand two story living room which shows off beautiful exposed brick and the […]
January 13, 2017

Just Sold: 1930 Parrish St Unit #4, Philadelphia, PA 19130

Just Sold:$359,000 Newly constructed 4 unit condo in highly thought after Francisville. This is the 3rd (top) floor unit with an open layout, extra high ceilings, wide plank natural birch hardwood floors throughout. Modern kitchen with slate GE appliances, a breakfast counter facing a huge 8’x17′ window. Two large bedrooms with views of the downtown skyline from both. Two full […]
January 13, 2017

Faith and Liberty Discovery Center to Open in Center City

Locals and tourists of all faiths are sure to be intrigued by an upcoming project from the American Bible Society. The Faith and Liberty Discovery Center will take visitors on a tour through exhibits based around the Christian faith and the Bible. While the project is still in its earliest stages, the concept and details emerging are fascinating. The project […]
January 12, 2017
comcast

Comcast Threatens Lawsuit Over Wage History Bill

Comcast, the cable giant who happens to have their headquarters right in the City of Brotherly Love, is not a fan of the proposed wage history bill currently being on the desk of Mayor Jim Kenney. The bill, if passed, would become to first citywide law in the nation blocking prospective employers from inquiring about applicants’ past wage history. In […]
January 11, 2017
aardvark

Philadelphia Aardvark Dies

We interrupt today’s regularly-scheduled bitching about the soda tax to bring you some legitimately sad news: the oldest captive aardvark in the United States has passed away, and he was a resident of the Philadelphia Zoo. Today, the zoo announced that AJ, a male aardvark, had passed away of heart failure. According to ABC6, AJ was born in captivity, at […]
January 10, 2017

Just Reduced For Rent: 2218 Delancey Place #2F, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Just Reduced For Rent: $1450/month Completely renovated 2nd floor front 1bed, 1bath with high ceilings, central heat/air. Located in the heart of Rittenhouse Square. Great location for Penn, Drexel. Pictures are of the actual unit from a previous tenancy. First, last, security due at lease signing.   Frank L. DeFazio, JD (previously licensed to practice law in PA/NJ) Berkshire Hathaway […]
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