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Nathaniel Popkin

Nathaniel Popkin is co-editor of the Hidden City Daily and author of three books of non-fiction, including the forthcoming Philadelphia: Finding the Hidden City (Temple Press) and a novel, Lion and Leopard (The Head and the Hand Press). He is the senior writer of the film documentary "Philadelphia: The Great Experiment."

$20,061 And We Thank You

$20,061 And We Thank You

December 6, 2012  |  Buzz

Expect expanded coverage in the weeks and months ahead--all thanks to readers like you > more

New Life Looming For Manayunk Yarn Mill

New Life Looming For Manayunk Yarn Mill

December 3, 2012  |  News

What had been until recently the oldest carpet wool mill in the US will become a 45 unit apartment complex. Developers plan extensive restoration and a contemporary addition at the site near the foot of Main Street > more

Philly.completely Vacuous (Updated)

Philly.completely Vacuous (Updated)

November 29, 2012  |  Possible City

A redesign gave us hope for the region's most important news website, but that was until news was shunted for gossip, faux news, and shopping > more

Pearls Of The Delaware

Pearls Of The Delaware

November 27, 2012  |  Possible City

Is there a future for the small cities strung along the Delaware? > more

Questions, Possibilities As City Branch Park Planning Advances

Questions, Possibilities As City Branch Park Planning Advances

November 19, 2012  |  Vantage

Design for a proposed park along the submerged City Branch railroad is pushing "continuity and connectivity," along with a bold entrance in front of the School District headquarters on North Broad Street. We have insight on the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead > more