Remains of Manayunk Factory Hampering Revitalization

 

Juliana Reyes | Daily News

  • Naked Philly says that starting next Friday, May 11, a new open-air market—appropriately dubbed “New Market”—will open up from 3PM to 9PM every Friday at the Headhouse Square’s Shambles building. For more, click HERE.
  • The Academy of Natural Sciences at Drexel University will host “The Next Generation of Manufacturing in Philadelphia,” which will stress the strength and necessity of the manufacturing center of Philadelphia—the retired “workshop of the world” that it is. For more information about the May 17 event, click HERE.
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