Shop or volunteer at upcoming CityKids consignment sale

CityKids will be hosting their annual consignment sale, the largest non-profit sale in the area, on Saturday, April 16 and Sunday, April 17. This free event at Neumann-Goretti High School at 11th and Moore will bring plenty of gently-used items for babies and children. This includes clothing, toys, strollers, books,

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Neumann-Goretti receives $300,000 grant for transformation of high school

With a new president in charge at Neumann-Goretti High School, last year it was announced that changes would be coming to make the transformation into a college prep school. For all of the proposed changes to be implemented, the school needed a large sum of money. Neumann-Goretti has now received a

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New mural being completed above Morning Glory restaurant at 10th and Fitzwater

A new mural, featuring a coffee cup with eye balls popping out of it, is currently going up at 10th and Fitzwater, above Morning Glory restaurant. A photo posted by Becky (@phillybecky) on Feb 15, 2016 at 4:12pm PST This street art is a piece by Nikolay Milushev and Plamen Veltchev,

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Down Dog Healing Cafe closes at 10th and Carpenter, plans relocation

Down Dog Healing Cafe has been located at 10th and Carpenter, directly across from Bardascino Park, since 2013. Not only is Down Dog a coffee shop, but as you can tell from their name, they’re into the practice of yoga, along with a foundation in Ayurveda. The cafe and Ayurvedic boutique

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Necessary zoning bills passed for the Live! Hotel and Casino project on Packer Avenue

In October, the master plan for this new casino for South Philadelphia was approved, leaving the next steps to city council’s approval of the rezoning of the property at 900 Packer Ave. At City Council’s final meeting of the year this week, the two necessary rezoning bills for the construction

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