Archive for June 18th, 2012

In The Silence Of Mt. Sinai

In The Silence Of Mt. Sinai

June 18, 2012  |  Last Light

Shadowbat takes us inside the empty corridors of Mt. Sinai Hospital, whose developers report some progress toward eventual reuse > more

From A Corner of Center City, The Source Of Light

From A Corner of Center City, The Source Of Light

June 18, 2012  |  Vantage

John Vidumsky discovers the people and the places behind the birth of electric light in America--at the heart of it the inimitable John Wanamaker and a brilliant inventor named Charles Brush whose power station, the first in Philadelphia, is still in use today > more

The Piazza at Schmidt's as Red Herring

The Piazza at Schmidt’s as Red Herring

June 18, 2012  |  Morning Blend

A call for better exemplars in urbanism than the Piazza, how to reuse a grain elevator, "Visions of Arcadia" at the PMA, and condos proposed for Society Hill > more