Philadelphia Neighborhoods: 5 unique things to do in South Philly this summer

A version of this post was published in partnership with PhiladelphiaNeighborhoods.com, a project of Temple University’s journalism program. By Jennifer A. Nguyen and Taisha T. Zeigler South Philadelphia is home to several summer hotspots, from the Italian Market to Citizens Bank Park. Although open-air markets

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Quick Hits: Another new Navy Yard building; Newbold happy hour; 2nd & Washington

Groundbreaking is tomorrow for a new 75,000 square foot building at the Navy Yard that will house the U.S. headquarters of companies from Australia and the United Kingdom, as well as additional offices for another company that’s grown past its

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Quick Hits: More homes for Point Breeze; Bibimbap & Italian for South; Navy Yard Courtyard

A new four-home development – priced at $399k a piece – will be sprouting from the 2000 block of Annin Street in Point Breeze, which only a few years ago was something of a vacant lot showcase, says Naked Philly.

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Quick Hits: Tax deadbeat neighbors, Jamaican Jerk Hut’s lot & Navy Yard action

Rabble-rouser Philadelinquincy has published a citywide map of all the property tax deadbeats. You can see all those people who haven’t paid their taxes and then plot for a sheriff sale takeover. The lot at 1426 South St. that the Jamaican

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More Quick Hits: Urban Outfitters boom; Pennsport brunch recap; Peace prize for S. Philly High alum; L’angolo lunch

Urban Outfitters is about to go on a construction boom in the Navy Yard. The Inquirer reports that the home-grown company plans to refurbish a 250,000 square foot facility to increase its employment at the Navy Yard by 2,000 employees

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