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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

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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

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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.


How to Outfit Your Home Tiki Bar

How to Outfit Your Home Tiki Bar

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How to Outfit Your Home Tiki Bar

Home Tiki BarPhiladelphia, PA - There are several ways to decorate your home tiki bar.  There are many places to purchase tiki decor. For example, you can shop at Trader Vic's or Hale Manu or go with a roadside attraction. Either way, you can create a tiki atmosphere that is unique to your space. After purchasing the accessories and setting the bar up, it's time to find the furniture.


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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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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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

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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.


30 Things To See and Do in Philadelphia

30 Things To See and Do in Philadelphia

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30 Things To See and Do in Philadelphia

Historical Sites & AttractionsPhiladelphia, PA - Philadelphia is one of America's most important historical cities.  At Independence Hall on July 4, 1776, the Declaration of Independence was adopted, and in September 1787, the Constitution was drafted. Things to do and See in Philadelphia are not just limited to the list below, but it's a good start for your next trip to the city of brotherly love - Visit Philly!


The Best Seafood Restaurants in Maryland

The Best Seafood Restaurants in Maryland

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The Best Seafood Restaurants in Maryland

Seafood Restaurants in MarylandMARYLAND - There are several great seafood restaurants in Maryland. Here are a few:  Cantler's Riverside Inn in Annapolis, Bo Brooks Restaurant in Baltimore, Captain Dan's Crabhouse in Eldersburg, and Island View Waterfront Café in Essex. You can't go wrong with any of these places if you are a seafood fan. These restaurants have been serving up local favorites since 1969. You can also try a place that caters to seafood lovers in Baltimore, such as Laing's Restaurant.


Why You Should Choose Philadelphia College: Pros and Cons

Why You Should Choose Philadelphia College: Pros and Cons

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Why You Should Choose Philadelphia College: Pros and Cons

Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia College - Once students come out of college, they face challenging opinions regarding which course to study and the college to attend. Choosing the best one can be overwhelming, especially when students have too many options. Philadelphia is one of the oldest American cities with great colleges that students highly prefer after graduating high school. The city is about 369 km2. If you prefer attending a college in a large city, choose one of the best options in Philadelphia. Below are the pros of choosing Philadelphia institutes.

Best Hot Dog Spots in North Carolina

Best Hot Dog Spots in North Carolina

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Best Hot Dog Spots in North Carolina

Best Hot Dog Spots in North CarolinaPhiladelphia, PA - This article will give some great suggestions if you love hot dogs and North Carolina.  We've included the best hot dog spots in Charlotte, Greenville, Winterville, and Raleigh. Check out our picks for the best hot dogs in the state, and then get ready to start planning your next trip! There are so many great hot dog spots in North Carolina that we've only listed a handful of them!


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.


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Diner En Blanc 2022 at Logan Square Philadelphia

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Diner En Blanc 2022 at Logan Square Philadelphia

Logan Square PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia, PA - This year, the event was held in Logan Square, Philadelphia. Apothic Wines is the official wine sponsor of the US Diner en Blanc series. Participants had to wear white to attend the event and bring their own food. The event was a lively night filled with live music, dancers, performers, and more.

5 Health Benefits of Eating Beets

5 Health Benefits of Eating Beets

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5 Health Benefits of Eating Beets

Health Benefits of BeetsPhiladelphia, PA - Here are some of the most impressive benefits of beets.  Not only can they help you reduce blood pressure and cholesterol, but they can also lower homocysteine levels and inflammation. But there's more to beets than just these benefits. Let's take a look. Below are some of the best ways to enjoy eating beets daily.


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.


30 Things To See and Do in Philadelphia

30 Things To See and Do in Philadelphia

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30 Things To See and Do in Philadelphia

Historical Sites & AttractionsPhiladelphia, PA - Philadelphia is one of America's most important historical cities.  At Independence Hall on July 4, 1776, the Declaration of Independence was adopted, and in September 1787, the Constitution was drafted. Things to do and See in Philadelphia are not just limited to the list below, but it's a good start for your next trip to the city of brotherly love - Visit Philly!


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