About Us

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Philadelphia Weekly—voted Best Overall Non-Daily Newspaper of 2014 by Pennsylvania’s Society of Professional Journalists—is the city’s leading alternative news source, with unique, sharp-edged coverage of current affairs, city life and culture.

Our multimedia offerings include a weekly print tabloid; a robust selection of digital content, including blogs, social media and ebooks; and event marketing that gives our readers an immediate connection to the news and information they need to live their lives. Our bold, no-holds-barred journalistic approach since 1971 has contributed to making Philly Weekly the most widely read and highly acclaimed newsweekly in the region.

Philadelphia Weekly is a member of the Pennsylvania NewsMedia Association.

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  • Dan McDonough, Jr.
    Chairman & Publisher
  • Kerith Gabriel
    Editor in Chief
  • John Montesano
    Art Director
  • Ed Lynes
    Chief Revenue Officer
  • Danielle Kingsbury
    General Manager
  • Stephanie Hawkins
    Controller
  • Michael Chambers
    Director of Circulation
Contributors
  • A.D. Amorosi
  • Alex Nagy
  • Brian Hickey
  • Courtenay Harris Bond
  • Dan Savage
  • Kerith Gabriel
  • Kiki Volkert
  • Ryan K. Smith
  • Stephen Silver
  • Timaree Schmit
  • Tom Beck