Archive for February 1st, 2012

Lunar New Year Starts With a Bang

Lunar New Year Starts With a Bang

February 1, 2012  |  Last Light

The Mummers Parade isn't the only loud, colorful New Year's celebration on the streets of Philadelphia. Photographer Dominic Mercier captured the action in Chinatown on Sunday > more

Always A Philadelphian

Always A Philadelphian

February 1, 2012  |  Vantage

John Coltrane came of age, learned from the masters, and became a legend living in Philadelphia--now preservationists are working to save Trane’s Strawberry Mansion home > more

X Marks The?

X Marks The?

February 1, 2012  |  Found

Is this stone X, under the Walnut Street Bridge, art or... > more

Little Park, Long View

Little Park, Long View

February 1, 2012  |  News

Long anticipated Hawthorne Community Park, slated to open this spring, is a window on shifting priorities in urban development > more

Owner Of Historic Church Slammed For Lack Of Effort & Imagination In Its Sale

Owner Of Historic Church Slammed For Lack Of Effort & Imagination In Its Sale

February 1, 2012  |  Morning Blend

The case for adaptive reuse, the science of urban wayfinding, seeking an improved Holmesburg Junction, and lingering pessimism in Hunting Park > more