Interesting art show at unusual venue – Tenth Street Laundromat

The Tenth Street Laundromat on 1141-43 S. 10th St. is more than just a laundromat. It’s also a little art gallery, and this month it’s hosting an interesting exhibition of works by participants of Oasis, a community outsider art center. “It gives people exposure to art while doing laundry and

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Coffee, dessert bar proposed for 12th and Ellsworth

Real-estate agent Paul Chin went before the Passyunk Square Civic Association’s zoning committee this week to pitch his idea to open a coffee shop and bakery at 1149 S. 12th St. The shop would be mostly grab-and-go with limited seating inside, about eight to 12 seats, said Tina Geary of the zoning

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Link Love: Success at Southwark; Daly explosion cause; & Point Breeze mess

The pain of budget cuts wasn’t as apparent as some had feared at Southwark Elementary, says the South Philly Review, which highlighted the newly formed Team Dragon (named for the school mascot) and its efforts during the first week of school. New principal Andrew Lukov, who we interviewed a couple

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