Kensington: Five Independent Places for Good Food

Kensington: Five Independent Places for Good Food

Aside from the numerous franchise grocery stores and fast-food restaurants, Kensington is home to some of the city’s most interesting food storefronts. Vivero Saba Halal Live Poultry In the middle of an urban jungle, the pungent smell of a farm overwhelms the block of West Lehigh Avenue and Mutter Street. But it’s not a farm […]

 

Northwest Philadelphia: Five Things To Indulge In This Spring

Northwest Philadelphia: Five Things To Indulge In This Spring

Philadelphia may be known as the City of Brotherly Love, but a little spring-time wandering through neighborhoods and you might think of it more as “the city of hidden gems.” The spring season certainly brings about a lot of movement and fun to be had throughout, and this year is no different. From a family-friendly […]

 By Bradley Feldman and Khanhly Nguyen

Cedar Park: Baltimore Avenue Store Staged Vinyl Records Revival

Cedar Park: Baltimore Avenue Store Staged Vinyl Records Revival

While most people today listen to their music on their smartphones or other MP3 devices, The Marvelous wants a revival of the old way of enjoying music. Furthering that revival, The Marvelous, a record store located at 4916 Baltimore Ave., hosted National Record Store Day on Saturday April 20th in attempt to increase interest in […]

 By Richard Deaver

Hunting Park: Beating the Heat All Summer Long

Hunting Park: Beating the Heat All Summer Long

  With prices on the rise, residents in Hunting Park look for ways to stay cool this summer. Most homes are not equipped with central air, a technology invented long after many homes were built. “It would cost around $25,000 to renovate a house, you would have to replace all the pipes,” Larry McConnell an […]