Spotted: Walk the plank on Ellsworth, if you dare

Wanna see your photos on featured on Spotted? Join the Passyunk Post flickr pool here. While you’re at it, follow Passyunk Post on Twitter here and Facebook here. If bugging the city won’t make a sidewalk appear, maybe a piece of wood will do? This said state of affairs appears outside a blighted property at 1345 Ellsworth

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To-Do List: Pucker Up Sourfest, Flash Meal at Cousin’s, Caribbean Fest, $2 beers

…you can drink sour beers with this week’s To-Do List. Saturday Devil’s Den is hosting the Pucker Up 4th Annual Sourfest, which starts Saturday and runs all week until Sunday, Aug. 25. There will be sixteen draft lines dedicated to sour beers Saturday, and at least eight the rest of the time.

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SoPhilly Spotlight: Smallest House Ever edition

For this week’s SoPhilly Spotlight, we jam you into a tiny Passyunk Square trinity at 707 Ellsworth St. whose listing trumpets its “Great Value!!!” Clocking in at a minuscule 529 square feet, this 2-bedroom, 1-bath house is listed for $144,000. That price is the product of eight equally tiny price reductions, down

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Cedars Village on Ellsworth now moving residents in

The senior-living development next to the Italian Market, Cedars Village on Ellsworth near 9th, is finished and residents began moving in this month. The affordable-housing complex, developed by St. Maron’s CDC, an arm of the little Lebanese Catholic Church at 10th and Ellsworth, built 64 units on the 22,000-square-foot lot, plus

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43 apartments coming to desolate Point Breeze block

Developer Magdim Inc. is planning 43 apartments in a development that will encompass the entire south side of the 2400 block of Ellsworth Street, in the shadow of the deteriorating train trestle that runs down 25th Street. Magdim’s marketing manager, Michael Mauro tells us the building will also include room

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