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April 8, 2014

Bus Stop Boutique In Queen Village Celebrates Its Seventh Birthday With A Shoe-Filled Party, Wednesday, April 9

Lady Luck must love great shoes. Now celebrating its seventh year on Fabric Row in Queen Village, Bus Stop Boutique has seen great success in bringing a finely curated selection of fashion-forward footwear to Philadelphia. With a keen eye and maybe some good fortune, Bus Stop’s British-born proprietress Elena Brennan stocks hard-to-find designer labels for [...]

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March 25, 2014

The South Street Headhouse District Revives Its Fourth Friday Event For The Spring Season, Starting This Friday, March 29

With the promise of seasonal spring conditions on the horizon, the South Street Headhouse District and Fabric Row are set to relaunch a monthly Fourth Friday fete on South 4th Street this Friday, March 28. Rather than close up shop at 6 or 7 p.m., the independent businesses along historic Fabric Row will keep the [...]

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March 14, 2014

Roundup: Best Pizza in Philadelphia — Where To Find The Best Pizza In Neighborhoods Across The City

If there is one dish with practically universal appeal, it must be pizza. There’s something about the cheesy, sauce-laden goodness of a pizza pie that just never seems to get old, even when it’s actually a few days old (c’mon, cold pizza for breakfast is delicious). Fortunately, finding amazing pizza in Philadelphia can be as [...]

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February 19, 2014

Tonight Picks: Porgy and Bess At The Academy Of Music, QOTA Happy Hour At The Bottle Shop, Pay-What-You-Wish At The PMA And More

There’s no snow in the forecast, Philadelphia! Despite a bit of precipitation, the city is alive with a ton of varied events all night long. This evening, the Academy of Music welcomes the sounds of the award-winning musical, Porgy and Bess to its stage for a multi-day show of love and loss. Tap your toes [...]

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February 12, 2014

Tonight Picks: Pay-What-You-Wish At The PMA, Opening Reception For ICA@50: Pleasing Artists And Publics Since 1963 With Music From Questlove, “Shuck Buddies” Happy Hour At Oyster House And More

Before tomorrow’s predicted snowstorm hits, get out there and enjoy an almost snow-free city at tons of spots all around town. Tonight, the Institute of Contemporary Art celebrates 50-years with a public party featuring a first look at the 50-year exhibition and music provided by Questlove and DJ PHSH. Count us in. It’s also pay-what-you-wish [...]

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February 6, 2014

Tonight Picks: PAFA After Dark Peep Show 2.0, Valentine’s Day Shopping And Extended Happy Hour On Fabric Row, Free Whiskey Samples At The Trestle Inn And More

Following an evening of great news for Philadelphia — Chef Nicholas Elmi of Laurel BYOB in East Passyunk was crowned the winner of season 11 of Top Chef last night — it’s time to celebrate. The city is abuzz with events of all sort — after-hours museum soirees, Valentine’s Day shopping opportunities, drink specials, movie nights [...]

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February 5, 2014

Chefs Jason Cichonski And Scott Schroeder Celebrate Their Bromance With A Four-Course Collaboration Dinner At Ela, Wednesday, February 12

There’s lots of love to be found within the Philadelphia chef community. On Wednesday, February 12, raise a fork to the particular affection between chefs Jason Cichonski of Ela and Scott Schroeder of South Philadelphia Tap Room and American Sardine Bar. In honor of the pair’s proclaimed bromance — you know, the love two dudes [...]

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February 4, 2014

Fabric Row’s Kindred Spirits Shopping Event Offers Valentine’s Day Gift Deals, Thursday, February 6

On Fabric Row in Queen Village, warm neighborhood spirit has fostered a great friendship between handful of likeminded establishments. On Thursday, February 6, independent boutiques Moon & Arrow and Armour team up with contemporary eatery Ela to pass along the love to patrons with Kindred Spirits, an evening shop-around at the two 4th Street shops [...]

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January 30, 2014

Roundup: Top Picks For Valentine’s Day Dinners In Philadelphia In 2014

With just a few weeks remaining to solidify Valentine’s Day plans, now’s the time to score reservations to make a sweetheart of a holiday. Restaurants all across the city up the ante with prix-fixe meals and amour-themed specials that both you and your Valentine are sure to love. Reservations are filling up quickly — a [...]

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January 27, 2014

Deal Alert: Bus Stop Boutique’s Annual Winter Warehouse Sale Offers Deep Discounts For Three Days Only, January 31-February 2

The winter weather may be relentless, but Queen Village shop Bus Stop Boutique will offer some respite from the chill with hot deals this weekend during its excellent annual winter warehouse sale. Kicking off this Friday, January 31, and running through Sunday, February 2, British-born proprietress Elena Brennan will dole out discounts of 50 to [...]

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