Food & Drink
Pitstop: The best Philly bars for watching Formula 1 races
The sport is growing fast among U.S. audiences, but it can be tricky to find a place to catch the action — especially during March Madness.
2 days ago
‘Operation Cold Cuts’: 14 charged in alleged South Jersey drug trafficking ring
Along with what they're calling "a large amount" of drugs, authorities seized 14 firearms and $300,000 cash.
2 days ago
‘Back to one meal a day’: SNAP benefits drop as food prices climb
A lot of people don't think twice about buying milk, says Teresa Calderez. "But there are lots of us out here who can't buy a gallon of milk when we need it."
2 days ago
What’s the deal with Irish potato candy? What to know about Philly’s unique St. Patrick’s Day treat
These sweet nuggets don’t contain potatoes, but they do bring back memories.
3 days ago
A Philly coffee shop is serving up orders with a side of poetry
The six-month-long project seeks to offer a moment of “surprise and delight.”
3 days agoListen 2:01
Philadelphia and the demise of Uncle O’Grimacey, McDonald’s onetime Shamrock Shake mascot
Tracking down the rumor it was Philly’s fault the fast food chain pulled the fuzzy green monster from promotional materials.
4 days ago
St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, King of Prussia Restaurant Week, Muse, Lizz Wright in this week’s ‘Things To Do’
March 16-19: "Boeing Boeing" in Del., St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in Philly, and “Macbeth" in South Jersey are among weekend event highlights.
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Philadelphia celebrates St. Patrick’s Day this weekend
Get your green gear out, St. Patrick’s Day celebrations have begun in Philly.
1 week ago
As Philadelphians face shrinking SNAP benefits, a Mount Airy community fridge is helping fill the gap
You can “laugh, enjoy, and shop for free” at Mount Airy’s community fridge and pantry located on Stenton Avenue.
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St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Patti LaBelle, Oscars Night Party, World Cafe Live Beer Fest in this week’s ‘Things To Do’
March 9-12: “The Simon and Garfunkel Show” in Del., World Cafe Live Beer Fest in Philly, and Patti Labelle in South Jersey are among weekend event highlights.
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What SNAP recipients can expect as benefits shrink in March
More than 80% of SNAP beneficiaries are working families, people with disabilities, or elderly people, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
2 weeks ago
‘Nutritious and delicious’: Vetri’s teaching kitchen is all about cooking up healthy meals with neighbors
At the teaching kitchen, food is a way to bring people together to connect and learn.
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Philadelphia Flower Show, Philly Fashion Week, First Friday at the Barnes, and Trombone Shorty in this week’s ‘Things To Do’
March 2-5: Trombone Shorty in Del., Philadelphia Flower Show, and Haddonfield Restaurant Week in South Jersey are among weekend event highlights.
3 weeks agoListen 4:24
Pandemic food assistance that held back hunger comes to an end
Millions of Americans will have less to spend on groceries as emergency food assistance that Congress enacted early in the pandemic has ended.
3 weeks ago
Chick-fil-A Royersford says customers under 16 must have an adult to dine in restaurant
A Montgomery County fast food restaurant is banning those under the age of 16 from dining in without an adult after a series of unacceptable behaviors.
3 weeks ago