Archive for May 30th, 2012

Incentives Coming For Renovating Kensington Mills

Incentives Coming For Renovating Kensington Mills

May 30, 2012  |  Buzz

A "thematic" historic district covering 48 commercial and industrial buildings in Kensington is the start of an effort to turn the Workshop of the World into an asset for the future > more

Kensington Riots Project Exhibits This Weekend

Kensington Riots Project Exhibits This Weekend

May 30, 2012  |  Buzz

An innovative art project engages in the conflicted history of Kensington's 1844 anti-Catholic riots. See the exhibit this weekend at Crane Arts > more

Epic Little Boathouse Looks To The Future

Epic Little Boathouse Looks To The Future

May 30, 2012  |  Vantage

The first recreation building in the nation was the first skating club and later the first all-female rowing club. Maria Gorshin has the story--and Theresa Stigale the photos--in advance of the Philadelphia Girls' Rowing Club's 150 birthday celebration for Boathouse 14 > more

Fifty Years On, Eastwick Tries Again

Fifty Years On, Eastwick Tries Again

May 30, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Yet another go at making Eastwick work, townhouses coming to Old City, a look at the changes for the Northwest's upcoming bike race, and specialty meat cutting in Fishtown > more