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

[vimeo 25050173]   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 […]