Archive for August 13th, 2012

On Banker's Row, Red Brick Paving Was Good As Gold

On Banker’s Row, Red Brick Paving Was Good As Gold

August 13, 2012  |  Harry K's Encyclopedia

Chestnut Street--Wall Street before the US central bank was moved from Philadelphia--was once paved with red brick. Harry K says red brick meant gold. He has the story on what was "Banker's Row" > more

Raising Expectations In The Lower Northeast

Raising Expectations In The Lower Northeast

August 13, 2012  |  Possible City

One of the most diverse places in the city is growing; on the Daily this week we have coverage and analysis on plans for Frankford, Northwood, Lawncrest, Summerdale, and Oxford Circle > more

Finnigan's Opposition

Finnigan’s Opposition

August 13, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Why neighbors of Spring Garden's Finnigan's Wake are anxious once more, unpopular plans for waterfront apartment building approved, Lower Northeast plans look at short and long term, and rental homes finished in Northern Liberties > more

Large Lot Near Broad & Bainbridge To Be Mixed Use Residential-Retail

Large Lot Near Broad & Bainbridge To Be Mixed Use Residential-Retail

August 13, 2012  |  Buzz

Plans include townhouses, condos, and retail > more