Villas at Packer Park

Villas At Packer Park Dramatic, sun filled spaces and unparalleled convenience are the hallmarks of these distinctive homes. The stucco and siding exteriors with brick accents are highlighted by unique architectural details, referring  back to the area’s rich cultural heritage. Each home can be accessed directly from the garage or via a private covered entry. […]

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 […]

Fare….. Eco-Friendly from Top to Bottom

Fare The eco-conscious restaurant located at 2028 Fairmout Avenue in the Art Museum neighborhood. Fare’s menu is exclusively comprised of organic and locally sourced food and drink and their entire decor is made from recycled and environmentally responsible material. Now we all know that I love to eat but I’ve never been so excited! I […]

Philadelphia Skyscraper Slump Finally Over !

2116 Chestnut Street A 34-story residential and retail project is on track to break Philadelphia’s long drought of high-rise development. Chicago-based John Buck Co. reached a milestone when it closed on the acquisition of a union-owned facility in the Center City district. Scheduled for completion in the second quarter of 2013, the $104 million project […]

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 […]

Brick American Eatery… The Newest Addition to the Rittenhouse Restaurant Renaissance

Owners The former Fish at 1708 Lombard Street has reopened as Brick American Eatery. Jolly Weldon & Jason Didominico are behind the new spot with consulting help from Fish’s Mike Stollenwerk. Stollenwerk was initially going to have a more active role in the project but he is focusing on the new Fish at 13th and Locust.  Food Stopped […]

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 […]