Second District Brewing Co. is coming soon to Newbold

Just over a year ago we shared with you that “large steel vats/barrels inside as well as what looked to be a bar” were spotted at a location in Newbold. What appeared to be the start of some sort of brewpub has finally been confirmed. In February, Second District Brewing

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Court rules that Point Breeze Pop-Up beer garden was operating legally when shut down in 2015

If you recall, during the summer of 2015, the Point Breeze pop-up garden was a hot-topic situation. The Department of Licenses and Inspections shut down the garden at 1622 Point Breeze Ave. on multiple occasions. Now over a year later, the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court has decided that the pop-up was in fact

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Brew pub planned for Newbold? That’d be the second brewery for West Passyunk area

A neighbor tipped us off to some construction activity on the 1900 block of Bancroft Street in Newbold, and he says it looks a whole lot like a brewery is setting up shop in there. That’s two for this part of town we’ve heard about in one month. He said

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Rumor Mill: Is branch of Nodding Head brewery opening at 17th and Snyder?

No. A user posing as developer John Longacre posted something on Reddit claiming that the Center City brew pub would be opening a location at the former Venice Plaza theater at 17th and Snyder. The post drew more than two dozen comments, most from people excited by the prospect. But

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Point Breeze pop-up garden has been shut down a second time

The troubles are continuing for the Point Breeze pop-up garden. We told you earlier this month about the garden being shut down by the Department of Licenses and Inspections, along with the garden’s reopening a few days following the debacle. Now the garden has been shut down yet again.

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UPDATE: Point Breeze pop-up garden has been allowed to reopen after shutdown

UPDATE: A judge has ruled that the Point Breeze Popup can reopen, and they’re planning to be back in business on Saturday. More from Billy Penn: After being shut down earlier this week, the Point Breeze Pop-Up beer garden is back in business. Immediately after receiving the July 8 cease and desist

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