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Philadelphia, PAExplosions at Southwest Philadelphia Refinery - A massive explosion rocked South Philadelphia early Friday morning which turned out to be an explosion at the local Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery at 31st Street and Passyunk Avenue, near the sports complex.

Best Eats on East Passyunk Avenue

South Philly

Philadelphia, PABest Eats on East Passyunk Avenue - On the Radio Show "Dining On A Dime" airing on Indie Philly Radio every Monday through Friday at 11 AM., teaches people where to eat out well, even if their budget is very tight. This June the show will be dedicating an entire hour on East Passyunk Ave. However, for now, here are a few of the shows favorite things to eat on Avenue.

Esports Arena is Coming to South Philly

South Philly

Philadelphia, PAEsports Arena is Coming to South Philly - Comcast is Building a brand new $50 Million Video Gaming Arena Next to Xfinity Live! With Esports becoming one of the nations fastest growing sport and Comcast plans to capitalize on it heavily. Comcast, which has its own esports team “The Fusion,” is building a $50 million arena next to Xfinity Live!

Visit Stoneleigh: Natural Garden's in Villanova, PA

Philly Suburbs

Philadelphia, PAFor almost 80 years, Stoneleigh - Stoneleigh is an exciting destination with rich local roots located in Villanova, PA: brimming with magnificent trees, acclaimed landscape architecture, as well as a deep community connection.

Ardmore Restaurant Week

Philly Suburbs

PhillyBite ardmore restaurant weekArdmore, PA - Ardmore Restaurant Week, this two-week affair celebrating Ardmore’s fantastic restaurant scene, embraces diners with a wonderful dining experience and diverse cusine options right in the heart of Downtown Ardmore. Connect with partnering Ardmore businesses Monday, July 15 through Sunday, July 28, 2019. Participants will promote a prix fixe meal plans around three price points, menus for $10 and $15, and three-course dinner menus for $15, $25 and $35..

Jose Photo: Garces' Stella at The Ghost Light Inn

Philly Suburbs

Bucks Counties Stella RestaurantPhiladelphia, PA - The Ghost Light Inn’s restaurant, Stella, by Philadelphia's Chef Jose Garces' will be a culinary twist on American classics, located at 50 S. Main St., New Hope, PA 18938. Influenced by regional farms of Bucks County, Chef Jose Garces is launching Stella; a "refreshing Take on American Small Plates.”

Shoobie’s Good Eats in North Wildwood (Photo: Maria DiFlorio)

Jersey Shore

Shoobie’s Good Eats in North WildwoodPhiladelphia, PA - Shoobie’s Good Eats, located in North Wildwood, is returning for its 10th summer! Summer visitors and residents will enjoy an extensive menu featuring a wide variety of starters, sandwiches, and salads. There is something for everyone on the menu, including vegetarian options, a kids menu, and keto conscious options.

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Jersey Shore

Philadelphia, PAWriter Pete Genovese Sits In on "Dining on a Dime" - On a recent episode of "Dining on a Dime" which airs on “episode #30” available on iTunes and Google Play, we heard from special guest New Jersey's food writer Pete Genovese.

Sam's Pizza Opening on Wildwood Boardwalk (Photo: Twitter)

Jersey Shore

PhillyBite10Wildwood, NJ - Forget the groundhog's prediction's because on February 16th, this summers first sign of life will appear on the Wildwoods Boardwalk. That's right Sam’s Pizza Palace will open once again for summer 2019, marking its 62nd season down the Jersey Shore and marking the start of early shore season.

Image: National Weather Service (NWS)


Philadelphia, PASouth Philly Refinery Explosion Seen from Space - The enormous refinery explosion Friday morning in Philadelphia ended up being so massive that its image was observable on weather satellites, reported by the National Weather Service. The heated blob was picked up by the satellites as a giant fireball.

Philadelphia Honors Boxing Pioneer Lynne Carter


Philadelphia, PAMayor Jim Kenney paid tribute to Philadelphia boxing pioneer Lynne Carter - Mayor Kenney honored Lynne Carter for her distinguished 35-year career spanning many continents and countries, from the United Kingdom to Asia. Through purpose and persistence, she punched through the barriers of inequality overcoming many obstacles to excel in a male-dominated field.

Philly Ranks No. 8 as Top U.S. Destination City


Philadelphia, PAPhilly Ranks No. 8 as Top U.S. Destination City - Philly continues to be the No. 8 U.S. Destination City based on the most recent U-Haul migration trends report, keeping its current ranking from last year. Philly did, however, experience a 5% year-over-year increase in one-way U-Haul truck arrivals and continues to be one of the countries top 10 most popular cities for new traffic amongst do-it-yourself movers.

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