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Archive: June, 2012

Instagram your eats and win big

Thursday, June 28, 2012, 12:37 PM
If you need another reason to instagram your food, we’ve got a good one.Starting on July 1st and continuing through the entire month of July, Shank’s Original at Pier 40 is hosting a “foodographer” contest. The rules are simple and the prizes are sick. Here’s the deal:... Read more

Stuff to do: This weekend

Thursday, June 28, 2012, 12:10 PM
You've seen our list of 4th of July events coming up this weekend, but here's a look at what else is going on! Thursday, June 28th Kaskade w/ Alvin Risk & Fareoh Festival Pier Spring Garden St & N Columbus Blvd Doors @ 6:30PM $40 Norah Jones The Mann Center 5201 Parkside Ave 7:30PM $45-$77 Designer... Read more

What I’m listening to: DIIV

Thursday, June 28, 2012, 11:52 AM
DIIV—formerly known as DIVE—has finally arrived. Now it’s time to dive right in. Oshin—the debut record from Brooklyn band DIIV—seems like it’s been forever in the making. Really, it’s been less than a year: from the release of first single “Sometime”... Read more

Guilty Pleasure snapbacks by AnmlHse

Thursday, June 28, 2012, 11:35 AM
You're going to want to rock this. This past Tuesday, AnmlHse released their dope new Guilty Pleasure snapbacks. As of right now they are limited to 36 pieces and are currently available on their online shop, at Extra Butter NY, and tomorrow they will be available at the new Corsa shop on South... Read more

Today: Little Baby's Ice Cream scoops out free ice cream

Thursday, June 28, 2012, 11:14 AM
Today, our favorite ice cream dealer Little Baby’s Ice Cream is teaming up with Urban Outfitters Ardmore to give out free ice cream from 4 – 8 pm. As a part of their latest attempts to get their fabulous iced treats into grocery stores, they will be accepting donations raised through their... Read more

Update: Fire at Lorenzo's

Thursday, June 28, 2012, 10:36 AM
After Wednesday morning's fire at South Street sliceria, Lorenzo and Son's, the scene is looking pretty grim. The good news is that injuries were kept to a minimum, one firefighter with an injured knee was rushed to Hahnemann. Owner Guiseppe Pulizzi managed to make it out of the building the safe and... Read more

Calling all designers: A new designer collective is opening in August

Thursday, June 28, 2012, 4:54 AM
Designer collectives, also known as co-ops, are a fabulous way for talent to break into the market. Basically, designers rent a rack in a store for a designated period of time while all decisions about their line still remain in their control. They are really great opportunities for designers to have... Read more

Phreq of the Week: Deva Watson

Wednesday, June 27, 2012, 2:53 PM
Having just earned her master’s degree during her AmeriCorps year of service at KIPP DuBois Collegiate Academy, our most recent Phreq of the Week is now on a very important mission. After learning about the cancellations of many art programs in the Philadelphia school districts, she is trying... Read more

Young Magic, Quilt, Norwegian Arms, and Weyes Blood are set to take the stage at Johnny Brenda's this Saturday

Wednesday, June 27, 2012, 2:27 PM
With all the 4th of July festivities right on our doorstep, there are a few events that may go overlooked. The Young Magic, Quilt, Norewegian Arms, and Weyes Blood show at Johnny Brenda's this Saturday is not one of those. All possessing their own creative and original sounds, these 4 groups provide... Read more

Your tweets: Lorenzo's pizzaria on fire

Wednesday, June 27, 2012, 12:26 PM
The fire at Lorenzo and Son's Pizza, at 3rd and South Street, was first reported at 10:26 a.m. Read more
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