Quick Hits: Art as life at Garage; Wharton Lofts’ green roof; Anastasi expansion; Best bread is S. Philly bread

The Garage bar in cheesesteak central, fittingly, will host a performance-art-piece/eating contest June 24-25 called “Cheesesteaks Cheesesteaks Cheesesteaks Cheesesteaks Cheesesteaks Cheesesteaks.” It’s part of the SoLow Festival and being put on by Mike Durkin, the guy who sat in an apartment bathtub last September for

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Developer withdraws proposal for 34-apartment building on 12th Street parking lot

Developer Leo Addimando has withdrawn his request for support from the Passyunk Square Civic Association for the proposed apartment building on the municipal lot overlooking Columbus Square Park. “While we think the project makes sense and would be another positive addition to the neighborhood,

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Parking riles up neighbors of potential apartment building on 12th Street lot

If A&E ever wanted to bring back Parking Wars, they should have attended last night’s zoning committee meeting in which developer Leo Addimando faced off against a room of 30-some passionate neighbors. Addimando told the Passyunk Square Civic Association committee

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Another apartment building proposed for Columbus Sqaure, this one on the city-owned parking lot

UPDATE: Neighbors got riled up about parking at a meeting to present this proposal. The city-owned parking lot on 12th Street across from Columbus Square Park could become an apartment building if a proposal being floated next week comes to

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Rumor Mill: Tenant secured for Wharton Street Lofts, and sorry, it’s not a Trader Joe’s

Want us to get to the bottom of a rumor? Email us at punk@passyunkpost.com and we’ll check it out. Rumors have been swirling for months that the retail tenant coming to the Wharton Street Lofts, which just started leasing at 12th and Wharton,

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