The Met Philadelphia – Alive and Kicking

The Met Philadelphia – Alive and Kicking

This past Monday marked the opening of The Met Philadelphia at 858 N Broad St. The building has a long history that, unbelievably, almost ended with the structure being demolished. Thanks to the efforts of the Holy Ghost Church to stabilize the building during its...
Monthly Giving Network – Mighty Writers

Monthly Giving Network – Mighty Writers

We are pleased to be gathering in support of Mighty Writers for our next event. The mission of Mighty Writers is to teach Philadelphia kids ages 7 to 17 to think and write with clarity so they can achieve success at school, at work and in life. Through after school...
Rittenhouse Tree Lighting Ceremony

Rittenhouse Tree Lighting Ceremony

Philadelphia offers a wide array of events for friends and family to ring in the holiday season. This past Thursday, I attended the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at Rittenhouse Square. It was a surprisingly moving event. Several sponsors from the area provided free...
First Time Home Buyers Workshop

First Time Home Buyers Workshop

Several weeks ago we hosted a First Time Home Buyers Workshop. It was a great success so we’re bringing it back. We still have space available and would love if you joined us. Email coordinator@michaelgarden.com to RSVP. Search Blog Search for: Recent Blogs 230...
NLNA 40th Anniversary

NLNA 40th Anniversary

The neighborhood of Northern Liberties has been a hotbed of activity for years, and it continues to accelerate. This past April, Realtor.com ranked it the 23rd fastest growing community in the U.S. Among all the changing faces, one organization has been there through...
Royal Sushi and Izakaya

Royal Sushi and Izakaya

This week I had the pleasure of dining at the newly opened Royal Sushi and Izakaya, in Queen Village. After 6 years of planning, this much anticipated project finally came to fruition, and I think most would agree it was worth the wait. The name “izakaya”...