Passyunk Post was launched in July 2012 by Albert Stumm, a journalist at the Philadelphia Daily News. The site covers news, restaurants, development, events and overall city living in South Philadelphia, branching out past the original East Passyunk coverage area to include Newbold, Pennsport, Point Breeze, Graduate Hospital, Queen Village, Bella Vista and more.
Above all, be interesting.
1 or two interns, professional journalists who happen to live it the are and help out occasionally
The Food Network’s CityEats website named us one of The Ten: On the Rise in Philly Food
- Nov. 7, 2012
The online news magazine Flying Kite made us their lead feature: “Passyunk Post redefines local news”
- Feb. 5, 2013
Fox29 praised us for our effort to get negligent dog owners to pick up after their pets (aka the Dog Shit Crusade)
- Sept. 12, 2013
WHYY‘s Newsworks.org invited us to be an expert in a chat about East Passyunk’s transformation
- March 20, 2013
The tech-news website Technically Philly highlighted us in a story and video about the increasing presence of hyperlocal news coverage.
- May 6, 2013