a West Philadelphia summer staple, Lil' Pop Shop has been serving handcrafted ice pops made from fresh, natural + locally sourced ingredients for over three years. We met up with Jeanne Chang, the creator of your (new) favorite pops, for a quick chat about the West Philly community as well as the shop’s exciting future endeavors.
join us the second Monday of every month, May-August, for a series of workouts starting from the West Philly Philadelphia Runner (3621 Walnut St.) at 6:30PM. We will run a short distance (under one mile) in West Philly for an invigorating workout hosted by each of our guest trainers. All levels are welcome! Get outside with us and enjoy 25% off at hgUPenn (3731 Walnut St.) afterward!
we spoke with Steve Rush of Brandywine Realty Trust to learn more about Philadelphia's new elevated green space, Cira Green, and how upcoming developments plan to spark the neighborhoods west of the Schuylkill River.
hg: how did this idea come up? Was it always the intention for the Cira Centre South to have a large, green, outdoor space?
Meet Char Nolan, wearer of many hats, but most well known as a plant strong advocate. She is one of our biggest fans (and has become a dear friend) and her story is beyond inspiring.
hg: so it’s safe to say you’re a huge fan of honeygrow. Would you say you’re our #1 fan?
Conrad Benner, lover of all things Philadelphia, is the man behind StreetsDept and the awesome photo series that adorns hgUPenn’s walls. They capture his perspective of West Philly as seen through his iPhone lens. As fellow Philly lovers, we had to know more about how he turned his for this city into his career. We spoke to Conrad while he was enjoying a little time on the West coast.
hg: how did StreetsDept get its start?
We are excited to announce the opening of our seventh location today at 3731 Walnut Street at the heart of the University of Pennsylvania. Located across from the Wharton School of Business and the Annenberg Center, our seventh location occupies what was formerly Campus Copy.