South Philadelphia Farmers Markets

South Philadelphia Farmers Markets   Well folks, Summer is here in full force and you know what that means!!!! Fresh produce from our local Farmers Markets. This week all of our seasonal South Philadelphia Farmers Markets will officially be open on a weekly basis. Below is a list of some different South Philadelphia Farmers Markets […]

Citizens Bank Park- Philadelphia Phillies

Citizens Bank Park Citizens Bank Park is a 43,651-seat baseball park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, part of the South Philadelphia Sports Complex, and home of the Philadelphia Phillies. Citizens Bank Park opened on April 3, 2004, and hosted its first regular season baseball game on April 12 of the same year, with the Phillies losing to […]

Packer Park- Franklin Delano Rooservelt (FDR) Park, aka “The Lakes”

Packer Park- Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park FDR Park in Packer Park is known to generations of South Philadelphians as “The Lakes”. Come enjoy its lagoon, creek and lakes nestled among the industry and neighborhoods of Packer Park in South Philly. FDR Park is Packer Park is a bird watcher’s paradise, and offers golf, tennis, rugby, […]

Stogie Joe’s Tavern in Passyunk Square

Stogie Joe’s Tavern Stogie Joe’s is definately my favorite bar in South Philadelphia. It’s a comfortable neighborhood establishment, with world class bar food. I’ve never eaten anything that wasn’t worth ordering again. The pizza is excellent. The meatball sandwich is homemade and worthy of the praise it’s received in the press. The Stogie Joe stromboli […]

Xfinity Live…Sneak Preview of New Sports Bar!

Xfinity Live Comcast and its NBC brand will be amply represented at the new Xfinity Live! sports/entertainment complex on the former site of the Spectrum in South Philadelphia. So will local restaurants, including Victory Brewing Co., Original Philadelphia Cheesesteak Co., Chickie’s & Pete’s, and Nick’s Roast Beef. The project, whose working name was Philly Live, […]

GlaxoSmithKline moving to Philadelphia Navy Yard

Liberty Property Trust and Synterra Partners to create the workplace of the future at Five Crescent Drive. GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK), a leading worldwide research-based pharmaceutical company, and Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) has announced that GSK has signed a 15.5-year lease for a new building to be developed by Liberty Property Trust and Synterra Partners. Located at […]

Ralph’s Italian Restaurant… Oldest Family Owned Italian Restaurant in U.S.A.

Owners Ralph’s is owned and operated by the fourth generation of the Dispigno family, ensuring that you will receive the same great food and high quality service that has been a Ralph’s tradition for over 112 years! Francesco and Catherine lived the American Dream. They arrived with their three-year-old son at New York ‘s Ellis […]