ACME is opening in the former ShopRite location in Snyder Plaza

ShopRite recently moved from Snyder Plaza to a larger location in Whitman Plaza, leaving Pennsport and Whitman-area residents with less grocery store options. A new tenant has now been announced for ShopRite’s former location. In the summer of 2017, ACME will be opening in the storefront at 29 Snyder Ave. 

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93-year-old Texas Wieners hot dog shop has closed, should reopen after building sale

A long-standing Snyder Avenue business has closed – but not for good. A photo posted by Texas Wieners (@texaswieners_1) on Apr 2, 2016 at 8:28am PDT The building housing Texas Wieners at 1426 Snyder Ave. is being sold, closing the 93-year-old business until further notice.

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Cafe opening in former vacuum repair shop near Front and Snyder

A new business called Valena’s Simple Cafe is coming to the former vacuum repair shop and “music spot” near the corner of Front and Snyder. At this time we don’t know much about this new business, but a “coming soon” banner is currently hanging outside of the location.

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Snyder Plaza is getting a mural makeover

The Mural Arts Program has a big project happening in South Philly. Snyder Plaza is getting a colorful makeover with murals from four artists. Day 3 mural progress report A photo posted by Isaac T Lin (@tinwei) on Sep 15, 2016 at 3:20pm PDT The box stores that occupy the

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Food Trust announces new Pennsport, Navy Yard Night Markets

Food options galore will be lining the streets of Pennsport and the Navy Yard for these newly-announced Night Markets. The remaining events of the night-time food festival from The Food Trust for 2016 will be debuting in these South Philly neighborhoods in September and October.

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