Northern Liberties

Maleek Jackson Fitness and Boxing Gym
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
May 19, 2020 - 9:54 pm
Two gyms in Philadelphia, wrestling with a mandate that requires all non-essential businesses in Pennsylvania to remain closed, have come to opposing conclusions about whether and when to open up. Read more here.
Read More
Beef stew by Hello Vietnam
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
December 06, 2019 - 5:45 am
Hello Vietnam debuts on Saturday with chef Tri Tan, a two-time “Best of Philly” winner, at the helm. Tan previously worked at Nam Son Bakery, which recently closed in the Hoa Binh Plaza due to redevelopment. Listen to the full story on the What’s Cooking podcast.
Read More
Eagles fans at bar
Courtesy of Tradesman's
Holli Stephens
September 06, 2019 - 6:00 am
Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered. Read more here for everything happening in the city — including the best spots to watch the Eagles home opener.
Read More
2nd Street Festival
Courtesy of 2nd Street Festival
Hadas Kuznits
August 02, 2019 - 11:21 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Over the past decade, the food scene in Northern Liberties has completely evolved. When Standard Tap owner William Reed helped co-found the 2nd Street Festival in 2008, restaurants were just starting to pop up in the neighborhood. Now, there's a thriving, creative,...
Read More
Fedorovekb/Getty Images
Dan Wing
July 09, 2019 - 10:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man is dead after being shot after he and his girlfriend got into an argument with a group of people outside of a Northern Liberties mini-market. Police say the 25-year-old man and his girlfriend got into the argument outside that market at 10th and Brown streets a...
Read More
Piazza Pod Park
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
April 12, 2019 - 6:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Piazza in Northern Liberties is expanding next month into the parking lot across the street to unveil its new Pod Park, a central hub of restaurants and businesses. Randy Hope, principal at Post Brothers, said Piazza Pod Park will be a place to eat, drink, work...
Read More
Craft Hall in Northern Liberties
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
March 21, 2019 - 5:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new 35,000-square-foot restaurant on Delaware Avenue has something for everyone. Craft Hall is a restaurant where owner Avram Hornik says people are encouraged to hang out all day. "We have three distinct areas: We have kind of a playground area where the children...
Read More
Kristen Johanson
March 05, 2019 - 8:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The murder trial of a Philadelphia man accused of killing another inside a Northern Liberties recording studio 1 1/2 years ago is underway. Ronald Slocum, 30, was found stabbed and shot in the head and back on the floor of the basement of Superior Sounds Studio in...
Read More
Giant Heirloom Market sign
Giant Food Stores
Ian Bush
February 06, 2019 - 1:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Giant Food Stores is planning to open three more supermarkets in Philadelphia before the end of the year. The grocery stores will be located in University City, at 3401 Chestnut St.; Northern Liberties, at 1002 North Second St., across from Schmidt's Commons; and at...
Read More