Bradley Maule is co-editor of the Hidden City Daily and the creator of Philly Skyline. He's a native of Tyrone, Pennsylvania, and he's hung his hat in Shippensburg, Germantown, G-Ho, Fishtown, Portland (Oregon), Brewerytown, and now Mt. Airy. He just can't get into Twitter, but he's way into Instagram @mauleofamerica.
In West Philly's Mill Creek neighborhood, bricks and blight are a dime a dozen, but the new West Village Apartments are splashing "happy" colors at 48th & Brown--and with a patriotic flare > more
The 2013 Philadelphia Film Festival will host a screening of Jonathan Demme's seminal film starring Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington on Tuesday at the Prince. It took home two Academy Awards in 1993, one for Hanks' leading role and one for Bruce Springsteen's theme song. Brad Maule watches the song's video and marvels at how far we've come on the streets of Philadelphia, with farther still to go > more
DRWC and Hargreaves pulled the curtain on the first phase of designing a better, bolder Penn's Landing last night. Brad Maule draws highlights in this report > more
With a public meeting tonight, the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation and Hargreaves Associates will reveal the first designs for the future of Penn's Landing, including the completion of the I-95 cap between Walnut and Chestnut, planned development of the open spaces, and a new pedestrian bridge at South Street over Columbus Boulevard. > more
For as rich a musical history as Philadelphia has, its jazz scene has been shamefully overlooked, even in its own backyard. It's through no fault of the Philadelphia Jazz Project's, though, and to that end, they're hosting a Jazz Walk in Fairmount Park this weekend to draw some attention to it, with free music and snacks to boot > more