Train Carrying Crude Derails Over Schuylkill

 

screenshot from NBC 10 video

screenshot from NBC 10 video

  • The Association of Philadelphia Tour Guides announces a nine-part lecture series, “A Guide’s View of Philadelphia 2014,” to run from February 3 to March 31 at the Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent. Open to the public ($25 per lecture, or $200 for all nine), the series promises that you will learn Philly history, culture, politics, and architecture “the way tour guides do.” To register, click HERE.
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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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  1. “…there are growing concerns about transporting crude oil from the Bakken Formation through Philadelphia’s densely populated downtown,…”

    Nice bit of politics there my friend. I imagine you oppose pipelines as well, like our President?

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