Historic West Bottoms on Stage This Week

By Kim Mueller Put on your hiking shoes, and rediscover the West Bottoms as city leaders celebrate its past and envision its future in several...

Sky’s the Limit at Two Light When it Comes to Amenities—and Rents.

By Kim Mueller Two Light, the new Cordish luxury apartment tower, is scheduled to open May 4 with half its 296 units already leased. A public grand...

J. Rieger Pursuing Ambitious ‘Electric Park’ Project in East Bottoms

By Kevin Collison The co-founder of Jacob Rieger & Co. distillery is pursuing a visionary concept to renovate the historic Heim Brewery Building in the...

Developer Plans to Convert Former Auto Row Building on McGee Into Offices

By Kevin Collison A developer is planning to convert one of the East Crossroads buildings along McGee Street that comprise the historic auto row district...

Innovative Second and Delaware Apartment Project Expects to Resume Work this Summer

(Updated June 25) The developer of the stalled Second and Delaware project remains on course for resuming work in August, and plans to seek...

Latest Grinders Break-in Alarms East Crossroads Community

By Kevin Collison STRETCH is ticked after yet another break-in at his iconic East Crossroads food joint, Grinders Pizza. "This is the 11th time Grinder's has...

Sweet Scoop: Betty Rae’s Ice Cream Coming to River Market

By Kevin Collison Betty Rae's Ice Cream, an instant success when it opened in Waldo in March 2016, is opening a second location in the...

The Art of Weightlifting Arriving in East Crossroads

By Kevin Collison Jay Ashman is a Philly-born weightlifter with the heart of an artist and he's bringing that unique blend to a neighborhood he...

Oggi Lofts Expects to Open in Garment District This Summer

By Kevin Collison A former building at 600 Central St. previously known for housing a modern furniture store is in the middle of $5.7 million...

Freestyle Poke Joins Emerging Delaware Street Food Scene

By Kevin Collison The Delaware storefront scene in the River Market continues to blossom, the latest addition being Freestyle Poke, a Hawaiian comfort food place...