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South Philly's Devils Den Will Close it Doors After 14 Years

South Philly's Devils Den Will Close it Doors After 14 Years

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South Philly's Devils Den Will Close it Doors After 14 Years

Devil's DenPhiladelphia, PA - After fourteen years on 11th street in South Philadelphia, The Devil's Den is closing its doors on October 10; owner Erin Wallace made the announcement on the bar's Instagram account. See post below.


What is Crudité?

What is Crudité?

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What is Crudité?

 You've probably wondered, "What is Crudite?" Philadelphia, PA - You've probably wondered, "What is Crudite?" - a French appetizer made from sliced raw vegetables, typically dipped in vinaigrette or other dipping sauce. Crudités can include carrot, celery, bell pepper sticks, or vegetables like broccoli, cauliflower, baby corn, or asparagus spears. This article will explain what crudités are and how to enjoy them.


Classic Italian Dishes Ralph’s Italian Restaurant

Classic Italian Dishes Ralph’s Italian Restaurant

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Classic Italian Dishes Ralph’s Italian Restaurant

Ralph's Italian RestaurantPhiladelphia, PA - Ralph’s Italian restaurant, located at 760 S 9th Street, is an iconic Philadelphia institution in the Italian market, operating for over 100 years. It is considered the oldest Italian restaurant in the country.


OneZo Bubble Tea Opens Boba Tea Shop in West Chester

OneZo Bubble Tea Opens Boba Tea Shop in West Chester

Philly Openings

OneZo Bubble Tea Opens Boba Tea Shop in West Chester

OneZo Bubble Tea in West ChesterPhiladelphia, PA - The long-awaited West Chester branch of OneZo Bubble Tea has opened at 555 E Gay St unit 28, West Chester, PA 19380. The bubble tea features all-natural ingredients and handmade treats, including boba.


Childhood Memories of the Mister Softy Ice Cream Truck

Childhood Memories of the Mister Softy Ice Cream Truck

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Childhood Memories of the Mister Softy Ice Cream Truck

Philadelphia, PAMister Softy Ice Cream Truck - You probably remember The Mister Softy Ice Cream Truck in Philadelphia-Growing up in the 1950s through to today.  The family-owned business is the largest soft ice cream truck franchise in the United States, with over 625 trucks and over 350 franchise dealers in 18 states. The trucks are custom-built to sell customers high-quality, delicious ice cream—many associate this truck with childhood memories of the neighborhood or a vacation spot.


Michael Schulson is Opening Samuel's in Center City

Photo: Samuel's in Center City

Philly Openings

Michael Schulson is Opening Samuel's in Center City

Philadelphia, PASamuel - Whether you're hungry for a kosher deli or just need a quick bite, you'll want to check out Samuel's in Center City at 1525 Sansom Street. Named after the deli, Samuel Schulson's grandfather originally opened. The cafe will feature house-made challah, babka, and black-and-white cookies, as well as all types of bagels.


Bar Crawl LIVE! Coming to Philly This Halloween

Bar Crawl LIVE! Coming to Philly This Halloween

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Bar Crawl LIVE! Coming to Philly This Halloween

Bar Crawl LIVE!Philadelphia, PA - Are you ready to scare Philadelphia?  Whether you have the spookiest, sexiest, or funniest Halloween costume this year, you don't want to miss this epic night of horror!


Evil Genius Beer Company

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Beer & Wine

Is Butter a Carb? Auntie Anne's and Evil Genius New Beer

Auntie Anne's and Evil Genius BeerPhiladelphia, PA - It's the perfect time to drink some beer, and this autumn, you can celebrate the season by having a limited edition Oktoberfest at one of Auntie Anne's locations. The Philadelphia-based soft pretzel franchise has teamed up with beer brand Evil Genius to produce a unique Oktoberfest-style lager.


The Twisted Tail Hosts 8th Annual Whiskey Bonanza

The Twisted Tail Hosts 8th Annual Whiskey Bonanza

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The Twisted Tail Hosts 8th Annual Whiskey Bonanza

Bourbon Heritage MonthPhiladelphia, PA - If you're looking for a night of fine food and good drinks, The Twisted Tail in Society Hill is hosting its eighth annual Whiskey Bonanza on Thursday,  September 15th, from 7 to 10 p.m., starting with a VIP hour from 6 to 7 p.m., featuring whiskeys from around the country. This year's Whiskey Bonanza features over 100 whiskeys, a cocktail competition, live music, and southern fare.


Iron Chef Jose Garces Opens Buena Onda in Rittenhouse

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Restaurants

Iron Chef Jose Garces Opens Buena Onda in Rittenhouse

Buena Onda in RittenhousePhiladelphia, PA - For a taste of Baja cuisine, Iron Chef Jose Garces opens Buena Onda in Rittenhouse.  The Mexican-inspired restaurant will serve tacos, quesadillas, and margaritas. The Baja Peninsula was the inspiration for the restaurant. The atmosphere is casual, and the food is authentic. It is a great place to take your date or a group of friends.


Experience Food Nostalgia of The 50's at Nifty Fifty's

Photo: Autumn Lockwood, Kevin Waddy, and Michelle Leonard

Restaurants

Experience Food Nostalgia of The 50's at Nifty Fifty's

Nifty Fifty's in Fishtown at 2431 Aramingo AvePhiladelphia, PA - The Three Musketeers (Autumn Lockwood, Kevin Waddy, and Michelle Leonard) got together again at Nifty Fifty's in Fishtown at 2431 Aramingo Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125.  Earlier, we had been looking at homes in the area. Realtor Dana Friedman had suggested that we go to Nifty Fifty's for burgers and shakes, and once again, Dana was right.


Cin Cin Restaurant

Photo: Alan Huynh, Michelle Leonard and Dana Friedman

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Mandarin & Pan-Asian Dishes with French Flair at CinCin Restaurant

Cin Cin RestaurantPhiladelphia, PA - CinCin is in the city and out of this world! A day in the life of a Realtor. Showed homes for sale in Packer Park and South Philly. Realtor Dana Friedman went with me to meet our client in Ambler at 3. Afterward, we stopped at CinCin in Chestnut Hill for a super early dinner.


Explore the Pennypack Trail in Montgomery County PA

Explore the Pennypack Trail in Montgomery County PA

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Explore Pennypack Trail in Montgomery County PA

Philadelphia, PAPennypack Trail in Montgomery County PA - For a scenic hike or bike ride in Montgomery County, PA, head to the Pennypack Trail. This 14-mile route follows an old roadbed and crosses Pennypack Creek. The trail winds through open meadows and young woodlands. In the center, it crosses a third-century bridge and encircles the headwaters of the cleanest stream in the preserve. In the end, it intersects State Road via bike lanes.


Exploring Bicentennial Tower in Erie, Pennsylvania

Exploring Bicentennial Tower in Erie, Pennsylvania

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Exploring Bicentennial Tower in Erie, Pennsylvania

Bicentennial Tower in EriePhiladelphia, PA - If you're looking for a great view of the area, explore the Bicentennial Tower in Erie, Pennsylvania.  Bicentennial Tower was built to celebrate the city's bicentennial year in 1996. It is 187 feet tall and provides spectacular views of Lake Erie, downtown Erie, and Presque Isle State Park. Inside, you'll find two observation decks.


Best Hot Dog Spots in New York State

Best Hot Dog Spots in New York State

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Best Hot Dog Spots in New York State

Best Hot Dog Spots in New YorkNew York - The Best Hot Dog Spots in New York are all over the state, but we've narrowed them down to a few favorites.  Whether you want a hot dog in Tonawanda, New York City, or Watervliet, you'll surely find a delicious option in the Capital Region. Here are our picks for the top dog spots in the state.


Exploring Buttermilk Falls in Armstrong County

Exploring Buttermilk Falls in Armstrong County

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Exploring Buttermilk Falls in Armstrong County

Buttermilk Falls in Armstrong CountyPhiladelphia, PA - The most dramatic waterfall in western Pennsylvania is located just east of Pittsburgh in the nature area of Buttermilk Falls in Armstrong County. Despite its soaring 46-foot height, Buttermilk Falls is easy to reach and off the beaten path, with an accessible trail to the waterfall platform that does not venture into the gorge. Further along the trail, less-maintained trails lead across the creek for additional views. A walk to the waterfall is less than a quarter mile.


The Best Hot Dog Spots in Virginia

The Best Hot Dog Spots in Virginia

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The Best Hot Dog Spots in Virginia

Philadelphia, PAHot Dog - If you're in the mood for a hot dog in Virginia, you've come to the right place. This state has great options if you're craving a good hot dog.  The state is home to some great hot dog spots, but which ones are the best? This article explores the best hot dog spots throughout the state. While Virginia may not have as many choices as other states, its best hot dog spots are well worth checking out. There are so many great hot dog joints that it's difficult to try them all.


Exploring Skyline Drive Vista in the Gallitzin State Forest

Exploring Skyline Drive Vista in the Gallitzin State Forest

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Exploring Skyline Drive Vista in the Gallitzin State Forest

Gallitzin State ForestPhiladelphia, PA - The Gallitzin State Forest is located in western Pennsylvania, just outside the city of Johnstown. There are two main divisions: wooded and rugged and reclaimed lands. In the past, the state forest was used by logging companies and the Bethlehem Steel Plant for quarrying and coal mining. Visitors can hike to the Wolf Rocks and see a natural bog nearby.


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The Best Night Clubs in South Jersey

The Best Night Clubs in South Jersey

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The Best Night Clubs in South Jersey

Philadelphia, PABest Dance Clubs in South Jersey - You're in luck if you're looking for the best nightclubs in South Jersey. There are many great options in this part of the state, so read on to learn more about the various options available.


CBD and Melatonin - The Secret Combination to Better Sleep

CBD and Melatonin - The Secret Combination to Better Sleep

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CBD and Melatonin - The Secret Combination to Better Sleep

Philadelphia, PAThe Secret Combination to Better Sleep - CBD and melatonin have been found to work together to provide better sleep. However, their effects vary for different people. This article will cover how CBD interacts with the endocannabinoid system and how melatonin helps control sleep-wake cycles. While these two supplements are known for their beneficial effects, they should be used cautiously. They should not be used as a remedy for sleep disorders.


Tiny Room For Elephants Festival Weekend Begins

Tiny Room For Elephants Festival Weekend Begins

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Tiny Room For Elephants Festival Weekend Begins

Tiny Room For Elephants Philadelphia, PA - Today marks the start of Tiny Room For Elephants Festival Weekend at Cherry Street Pier.  Starting today, July 21, and continuing through the weekend, TRFE is celebrating the artwork that 43 local artists created collectively over the past 10 days (July 8 through July 18). The festival will include live performances from musical artists/DJs and activations, including kids sip and paint and Redbull BC One Breakdance Competition.


The Best Hot Dog Spots in Maryland

The Best Hot Dog Spots in Maryland

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The Best Hot Dog Spots in Maryland

Hot DogsPhiladelphia, PA - When it comes to Maryland's hot dog culture, we have some recommendations.  This article will cover Curtis' Coney Island Famous Weiners in Cumberland, Pip's Dock Street Dogs in Annapolis, and Ann's Dari-Crème in Glen Burnie.


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