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Market East

Home to the always-packed Pennsylvania Convention Center and always-delicious Reading Terminal Market, Market East is often the city's primary point of reference for visitors. With a history of prominent retailers and as a transportation hub through SEPTA's Reading Terminal, Market East also hosts attractions like Independence Mall and Chinatown and is working to restore its portion of Market Street to the city's "Main Street."


Philly Style Bagels

Our editor's 26 favorite dishes in Philadelphia

Looking for something tasty in the City of Brotherly Love? Check out this list of beloved menu items from across Philly. We've got it all: cheesesteaks, fine dining, Mexican eats, ice cold coffee, hot dumplings, and much more.

Comics at South Philly Comics

Drawing Room: A comprehensive guide to Philly's comic book shops

Philly is still a bastion for quirky independent stores selling classic superhero tales, rare back issues, manga, independent titles and more. As comics continue to provide grist for the blockbuster mill, don't neglect the charms of the source material.

Dan O'Brian on Market street

Remaking Market East

Can Market East become just as lively at night as it is during the day? The city's tourism and development mavens certainly hope so -- and they've come together to polish up one of Center City's key corridors.

Cory Donovan

Q&A: Cory Donovan, Project Liberty Digital Incubator

Focused on adding value for the three startups housed with philly.com and Interstate General Media, this Virginia transplant is keeping busy.

Daniel Speers

Temple Grad and Iraq War Vet's New Film A Reflection of Time Served

Daniel Speers wrote his sci-fi narrative, which debuts at The Trocadero on Aug. 26, after his second tour of duty near Baghdad.
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Market East Founders

Chirantan Bhatt of TapCLIQ

Chirantan Bhatt of TapCLIQ

City: Market East

His 4 year-old daughter's user experience playing games on a smartphone led to an a-ha moment and a kinder, gentler interactive ad delivery plaftorm.

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