Archive for March, 2012

Viaduct Phase I: Design Visions For The SEPTA Spur

Viaduct Phase I: Design Visions For The SEPTA Spur

March 30, 2012  |  Buzz

First images of a transformed SEPTA spur from the landscape studio of Bryan Hanes > more

Costly Advertisements, Indeed

Costly Advertisements, Indeed

March 30, 2012  |  Morning Blend

The overreach of advertising, reflecting on Philadelphia's cricket days, drug rehab program's to be cut, and sidewalk cafes being warned > more

Every Luxury Highrise Helps

Every Luxury Highrise Helps

March 29, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Predicting transformations for the waterfront thanks to new luxury condos, Roxborough Memorial sale draws backlash, Philadelphia's internet connections lacking, and a look at the zoo's parking lot project > more

Penn To Expand To Grays Ferry

Penn To Expand To Grays Ferry

March 28, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Penn crosses the Schuylkill, rehab center at Kemble Park Apartments site switched to Southwest Philly, mandatory energy saving for the city, and the Ridge Shelter to close this summer > more

In Fairmount Park, Discovering Lost Landscapes

In Fairmount Park, Discovering Lost Landscapes

March 28, 2012  |  Vantage

Veteran garden and horticulture writer Nicole Juday debuts a new column on Philadelphia's lost landscapes by digging through time and space around West Fairmount Park's Horticultural Center > more