Archive for February 10th, 2012

City-Within-A-City? New Eastwick At 50

City-Within-A-City? New Eastwick At 50

February 10, 2012  |  Vantage

We check in with Guian McKee, historian of post-War Philadelphia, who assesses the nation's largest Urban Renewal project 50 years on with photos by Dominic Mercier > more

Take My Stone, Please!

Take My Stone, Please!

February 10, 2012  |  Buzz

Few people loved the granite that covered Dilworth Plaza except skateboarders, and now they'll get to keep skating on some of it > more

A Capone's Vault on the Viaduct

A Capone’s Vault on the Viaduct

February 10, 2012  |  Found

Everyone's talking about the Reading Viaduct, but what's inside its long-sealed train station? > more

A Metalworking Tradition Forges On

A Metalworking Tradition Forges On

February 10, 2012  |  Vantage

At the former Yale & Towne foundry in Frankford, Jason Roberts produces craft metal for the commercial and residential market > more

“Don’t Feed The Homeless!” (On The Parkway)

February 10, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Reviewing the motives against regulating "food safety" for the Parkway's homeless, a West Philly bike trail criticized for being unrealistic to needs, more vacancies being adapted into apartments, and a visit to a Mount Airy Hindu temple > more