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The 'Hood on the Hill is home to more than just college students and young professionals. Its Manayunk Wall challenges both riders and revelers at the annual Philadelphia International Cycling Championship, while Manayunk's Arts Fest and EcoArts Fest highlight the best the its always creative residents and retailers have to offer. New condos are replacing some of the old mill town's rowhomes that sit around Main Street, where trendy eateries and nightspots welcome throngs of young thrill-seekers from near and far.


Lou's in Norristown

Riding the (regional) Rails: Norristown, Conshohocken, Manayunk & Roxborough

As the weather warms, we're back at it: jumping on SEPTA to explore the region's hidden gems. In this installment, the erstwhile R6 line gets a workout with stops for cold beers, Mexican eats, a cheesesteak rivalry and the mysterious 'zep.' 

Manayunk StrEAT Festival

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: Fundraising at the Magic Gardens, fall food in Manayunk and GlobalPhilly

Check out Flying Kite's picks for local events.

Manyunk Arts Festival

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: Festivals in Manayunk and Narberth, Summer Stake

Arts, music and summer in northwest Philly and on the Main Line, plus locally sourced eats to benefit local creative projects.

Yemi Akanbi

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: Transcontinental Tunes, Young Writers, Food and Funds

Yemi Akanbi's world folk at the Art Sanctuary, writers compete at Manayunk's Pretzel Park, 10 more funding proposals at Philly Stake.

Youchie Pool Party

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: YOUCIE Pool Party, Free at Noon, Story and Song

Hot? Take a dip at Doma in University City. For free tunes, see the Peace Creeps at World Cafe Live. For stories and song, taste Pretzel Park in Manayunk.
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Manayunk Founders

William Skyrm of CBC Settlement Funding

William Skyrm of CBC Settlement Funding

City: Manayunk

His company has grown an average of 200 percent since its founding in 2009 and doubled its workforce in the last 18 months.

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