Story Archive June 22 2011

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Northern Liberties Brown Betty Bakery grows with new 2nd Street location

Citing growing demand, Brown Betty is expanding their local footprint with a bigger location on 2nd Street.

After 155 years, St. Anne's rings the final bell

A staple of catholic life in the river wards for 155 years, St. Anne's School on Lehigh Avenue saw its final graduating class this year. The school was the city's latest casualty to falling enrollments.

PIFF provides a good look at local talent with 'Close-Up'

The Philadelphia Independent Film Festival will screen 'Close-Up,' a film featuring a local director and actor.

City's final draft of Delaware River master plan draws praise

A crowd gave the city's plan for the central Delaware River waterfront a warm reception last week. The effort could see big changes along the river in Northern Liberties and Fishtown.

Fishtowner aiming for pizza memorabilia world record

Everything pizza: Brian Dwyer thinks his collection of pizza related stuff might be the world's largest. He hopes to make the items part of Pizza Brain, a restaurant and pizza museum he plans to open on Frankford Avenue.