Total sensory overload. That’s one thing Julia Zagar’s Eyes Gallery shares with her husband Isaiah’s famed, mosaic-covered Magic Gardens. With three floors of items around the world stacked floor to ceiling, her store is a riot of colors, textures and designs. It’s as much spectacle as it is shopping experience. And though Zagar laughs at
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by Andrew Kramer PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Tens of thousands of people are once again expected in South Philadelphia on May 7th for the 4th annual South Street Spring Festival. Executive Director of the South Street Headhouse District Michael Harris calls it their “premiere local showcase:”… Read more and listen to the interview here.
MilkBoy’s second city location, on the northwest corner of Fourth and South Streets, seems to be racing the warm weather for its arrival. The South-Street-location bar/coffee bar/restaurant/music venue – across from Jim’s Steaks on the longtime former site of Lickety Split – will have
By Craig LeBan 3 Bells There comes a moment of self-awareness in most chefs’ lives when they realize they no longer have the appetite or patience to work for someone else. “I wouldn’t want to hire myself as a sous-chef, either,” concedes Scott Schroeder, 40, whose independent streak and brash social-media persona have dovetailed
by Craig LeBan There are two kinds of beef lovers in this world: those who desire the buttery richness and tender ease of a filet mignon, and those who crave the funk of meat with a gamy savor, bones, and gristle. If the big cast-iron platter bearing the parrillada mixed grill at Malbec in Head
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Travel and Leisure “Best Dive Bars in Philadelphia”.. Tattooed Mom By Sarah Maiellano March 2016 With its working class roots and growing hipster crowds, Philadelphia teems with unique dive bars. Here are our favorites….more.
PhillyVoice “More than 40 bands announced for 2016 South Street Spring Festival” By Aubrey Nagle March 31, 2016 The South Street Spring Festival is headed to the South Street Headhouse District on May 7, and the full music lineup, featuring more than 40 bands, has been announced….more.
KWY- 1060 “What’s Cooking on 1060- Easter Promenade with Elena Brennan” By Hadas Kuznits March 26, 2016 PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Sunday is Easter and the big questions are “What is there to eat, and where shall I go?” Elena Brennan, chair of the South Street Headhouse District, points out since the 85th annual Easter Promenade