One of South Philadelphia’s favorite Indian restaurants, Chaat and Chai, is leaving for The Bourse Food Court at Independence Mall. Opening in November 2015, the street cart style Indian food and BYO option was an instant hit with neighbors and visitors.
“I’m going to be real frank- if you are incapable of being a nice person because of things we have no control over, please don’t order from us- we really don’t want your money! For the rest of you, we love you guys and will continue to serve you with lots of love and food” – Hardena’s Facebook
What says summers more than blues music, BBQ and summer craft beers? How about lush greenery and beautiful flowers? The Newbold Community Development Corporation (CDC) is hosting the Newbold Blues Festival this Saturday from 12 to 5 p.m. on the 1900 block of South Bancroft Street (next to Second District Brewery) to raise money for its Community Greening Program.
Over the past 8 years, Newbold CDC has planted over 400 trees, landscaped three intersections, installed 20 landscape planters, and created several gardens along West Passyunk and Snyder Avenues. Continue Reading →
Just months after the opening of Second District Brewing, Newbold residents are about to get another place to gather.
The building at 16th and West Passyunk Avenue has stood vacant since its previous tenant, a day care center, left in 2016. However, a couple of weeks ago the Space & Company sign came down and paper over the windows went up. Continue Reading →