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Philly author to discus new book at A Novel Idea

Irene Levy Baker loves to talk about Philadelphia. So much so, that she ran out of room in her first book of “100 Things To Do In Philadelphia Before You Die,” that she created a...

From homeless to business owner and philanthropist, South Philly resident shares his story of...

Kyle Brothers says his life would be much different without the help of complete strangers. The South Philadelphia resident transformed his life on the streets from homelessness to becoming a successful entrepreneur and business owner....

East Passyunk hosts inaugural Harvest Celebration 

A taste of fall has arrived on East Passyunk Avenue. The East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District will host its first Harvest Celebration, kicking off 10 days of fall-inspired food, beverages and shopping in South...

Police still searching for fatal shooting suspect, reward offered

The Philadelphia Police Department Homicide Unit is looking to identify the two individuals depicted in surveillance video, as part of an ongoing investigation into the shooting death of a thirty-year old male, that occurred...

Another house collapses in South Philly

A home on the 1900 block of S. 6th Street collapsed Thursday early afternoon after what the city’s licenses and inspections is calling an apparent “illegal basement digout.” However, L&I spokesperson Karen Guss noted...

Guy Fieri is setting up shop in South Philly casino

The national award-winning chef and television personality has announced a pair of new venues that will open up in the Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia once it opens its doors early next year. The South...

Studio Incamminati enjoying new setting at BOK Building

Studio Incamminati is being seen in a different light — Some might even describe it as the perfect light. Now occupying the seventh floor of the historic Bok Building at 9th and Mifflin streets, Studio...

South Philly director takes a hard and honest look at opioid overdoses with ‘Sno...

Bridget Smith had listened to the stories and heard about the tragedies firsthand. As families continue to lose their young sons and daughters to opioid addictions, Smith wanted to make sure her point got across...

Philadelphia Family Pride 11th annual Family Matters Conference

Philadelphia Family Pride will hold its 11th annual Family Matters Conference virtually on Saturday, Oct. 10, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The theme of the conference is “Our Community: The Power of Many Voices.”...

Philly state house representatives cosponsor bill to give driver’s licenses to undocumented immigrants

There used to be a time when an Individual Taxpayer Identification Number was all Pennsylvania residents needed to obtain a state driver’s license. But in the aftermath of 9/11, when the country was struggling...
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