By Andrea Jordan

South Philadelphia: Hope Thrives on South Street for Business Expansions

South Philadelphia: Hope Thrives on South Street for Business Expansions

With over 300 stores, restaurants and local businesses, South Street remains a staple attraction. A ten block long section of South Street, located a few blocks from Philadelphia’s Center City, this area attracts tourists, curious visitors and area residents with its legendary unique flare and hipster vibe. Working diligently to sustain that legendary flare is […]

 By Samantha Byles and Andrea Jordan

South Philadelphia: Headhouse District Celebrates 20 Years

South Philadelphia: Headhouse District Celebrates 20 Years

The second oldest specialized business improvement district in Philadelphia is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year with plans for continued achievement. The South Street Headhouse District recently hosted its “State of the Street,” a look at the successes of South Street and the Headhouse District in 2012 plus presenting plans to continue that success in […]

 By Kara Mortellite

Center City: Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens Participates in Arts Festival

Center City: Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens Participates in Arts Festival

The much-anticipated Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts kicked off Thursday, April 7. Inspired by an artistic movement in Paris in 1911, the month-long festival features over 135 citywide events and 1,500 artists in hopes of bringing innovation, collaboration and creativity to Philadelphia. Participating in this exciting event is Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens on South Street. […]