Hegeman String Band’s clubhouse on Two Street sold for residential redevelopment

Here’s a big thank you to the friendly neighborhood tipster who pointed this out. You can help too. So, if you see something, say something – in an email to punk@passyunkpost.com. The clubhouse of the Hegeman String Band at 1247 S. 2nd St., in the heart of the Mummers row on

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Two Street pitching in to help family of fallen female firefighter

Tragedy struck early Tuesday morning as Philadelphia firefighter Joyce Craig-Lewis was killed fighting a blaze in the West Oak Lane section of the city, the first female firefighter in the history of city to lose her life in the line of duty. Craig-Lewis leaves behind two children and neighbors in

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‘Two Street,’ a gay Mummer rom-com, surpasses goal on Indiegogo

Local theater troupe Tribe of Fools went the crowdfunding route in order to create one of the more uniquely Philly plays you’re going to see at the FringeArts Festival this year. They recently surpassed their goal of  $5,000 with a few weeks to spare. Their latest play is called “Two Street,”

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Federal Donuts is closed for maintenance in Pennsport, to reopen in late August

The (original) Federal Donuts in Pennsport will be temporarily closed at least until Aug. 25 to take care of some maintenance issues. Federal Donuts, located at 1219 S. 2nd Street (Manton Street), told us that the “shop needs some love” and that they’ll be back with new flavors after the

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Get struttin’ this summer with ‘Mummer’s Under the Stars’ on Thursday nights

Looking for something to do that’s uniquely Philly on Thursday night’s this summer? Head on down to the Mummer’s Museum at 2nd Street (sorry, Two Street) and Washington Avenue for Mummer’s Under the Stars — an old fashioned block party featuring refreshments and an outdoor concert each week. Visitors are

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Guerrilla Ultima no longer slingin’ Q at 2nd Street Brew House

Disappointing news dropped over the weekend: Guerrilla Ultima will no longer be posted up outside of 2nd Street Brew House offering their indoor/outdoor barbeque’d goodness to compliment the steady flow of craft suds. It certainly was a great concept, like The Garage before The Garage, you know? Chef Robert Leggett

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