Category Archives: Around Jawnville

TOOLBAG ALERT: Terracotta Thumb Thief

Who the hell has the impulse to break a thumb off a 2,000-year-old statue on loan from China worth over $4m? I’ll tell you, 24 year-old Michael Rohana of Bear, Delaware. The 10 terracotta statues on loan to the Franklin … Continue reading

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Philly Ready for Northeast to Lose Their Shiznit

Philly authorities are getting ready to the good old Northeast to lose their shiznit after the Eagles beat the Vikings on Sunday. The intersection of Frankford & Cottman Aves is always a mecca for Philly celebratory sports shenanigans. Remember??? Here’s … Continue reading

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Yards Went the Whole Nine Yards

Finally made it over to the new Yards Brewery on Spring Garden Street and I only had one question: Why the F*ck did I wait so long?! The place is impressive. It’s sleek, clean, spacious and filled with long communal … Continue reading

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Around Jawnville: City Hall 2017 Christmas Village

The 2017 Christmas Village is up at City Hall and it’s worth checking out. If you’re in the area and have kids ya gotta make a visit to Village. There’s no need to venture to NYC when Philly is doing … Continue reading

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Around Jawnville: Get Keen To This New Place

We’ve got a solid new place in Philly folks and it’s called Keen. Remember the quirky, eccentric Astral Plane that used to reside at 1708 Lombard Street in the Rittenhouse area? Probably not. It’s been a while. Anyway, Keen has … Continue reading

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South Philly Target Still Makes No Sense

You may recall a couple months ago where we documented the South Philly Target store stocking on up Oregon State Beaver merchandise. We returned this past weekend to that same store and guess what? That Oregon State Beaver merch is … Continue reading

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Fire at Foy’s

Woke up this morning to the sad news that Headhouse Square, South Street staple Bridget Foy’s suffered a massive fire overnight. The Foy family have always been active in the South Street community and employ some great people. Hopefully, they … Continue reading

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Naked Philadelphians on Bikes: 2017 Edition (NSFW)

On Saturday hundreds of Philadelphians removed their clothes and hopped on their bikes of the annual Naked Bike Ride. I was lucky enough to be a Woolly Mammoth having a pint just as the crew made their way down South … Continue reading

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Get a New Best Friend at SUPER LOVE ADOPTION DAY

Thinking of adopting a new best friend? Actively searching for a new best friend? You’re in luck. One of the largest adoption events in the area is happening this Saturday (September 9th) at the Schmidt’s Commons in Northern Liberties. This … Continue reading

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Around Jawnville: South Philly Target Goes Beavers

The South Philly target is fully stocked on Phillies and Eagles gear and it’s right at the entrance hitting ya in the face as soon as you enter. Shockingly, there isn’t any Sixers or Flyers gear at this impulse aisle … Continue reading

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