Councilman Johnson To Withdraw Support For Controversial Eastwick Apartment Complex

 

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  • The Uptown Theater’s heyday and potential for rebirth is the subject of NewsWorks’ “North Broad on the Rise” series. “A mecca of R&B, the Uptown was the last rung before bands went to the Apollo Theater” in Harlem. As the nexus of the multiethnic neighborhood, the Uptown engendered a collective harmony “bellowing up into the sky,” recalls one denizen.
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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.



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