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On the Ground: It's a party in Parkside! Check out these upcoming events

Check out these awesome upcoming events at A Poet Art Gallery, Flying Kite's home On the Ground in Parkside. Whether you're looking to check out local art or get info on going back to college, we've got you covered.

Jay Walker

InLiquid Artist Profile: Jay Walker

An interview with this local artist multi-media artist, a creative force with Texas roots. Walker has an open studio tour coming up.

Fishtown's Bicycle Stable is closing

Ride Local: Fishtown's evolving bike shop landscape, and what it says about Philly as a whole

As ridership grows across Philadelphia, the city's bike shops are doing their best to keep up. In the rapidly gentrifying Fishtown, rising real estate values have led to a few closures, but also signs of a bright future on two wheels.

Rossman's studio

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: Picnicking for a cause, open studio tours and a tree-tastic closing reception

Check out our picks for the week's top events.

Parkside's ascendent Community Development Corporation

On the Ground: The nascent Centennial Parkside CDC has energy to spare

Led by a man with roots in the neighborhood, the latest effort to establish a Community Development Corporation in Parkside also aims to create Philly's first Energy Improvement District -- using electricity to power development and rebirth.

Love Park

PHILLY 3 FOR ALL: Pope-less fun on the Main Line, a juried craft exhibition, and much more

Check out our picks for the week's top events. 

A work in progress at EAT Cafe

New West Philly cafe aims to bring everyone to the table

At EAT Cafe, local families will be able to pay-what-they-can and enjoy a delicious sit-down meal. This community restaurant, backed by Drexel and the Vetri Foundation, could serve as a model for how food can transform a community.

Commerce along 52nd Street

Taking it to the streets in West Philadelphia

Sidewalk vending has long been an institution on the 52nd Street commercial corridor, and now those non-traditional businesses are being modernized and incorporated into a grander vision of revitalization. All it took was a whole lot of compromise.

A historic space with an ambitious mission

A safe space on Broad Street

Broad Street Ministry feeds and serves some of the city's most vulnerable citizens, and now they're using modern tools such as data collection and crowdfunding to have an even bigger impact.

The Inn at Jim Thorpe

Weekend Getaway: Your summer won't be complete without a visit to Jim Thorpe

Whether you're looking to bike, hike, paddle, antique or sip local brews, this Poconos hamlet has you covered. And if you're also excited by dramatic stories of history and revitalization, Jim Thorpe has that, too.

Smith Memorial in West Fairmount Park

On The Ground: We're open for business in Parkside

We've found a home in our first #OntheGroundPHL neighborhood. Come say hi, and stay tuned for news on exciting programming coming to the space.
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