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.
Federal and local incentives get Veyko Inc. to move and expand, SEPTA to likely maintain municipal subway concourses, Drexel and the Science Center team up for DreamIt Ventures HQ, and Campus Philly’s 3-year plan > more
Harrisburg's money to make the wholly inadequate agency just inadequate, vacant land advocates networking, NBCUniversal awards grant money to Bicycle Coalition, and PATCO's escalator debacle gets worse > more
The “ecological urbanism” and economic diversity of Folsom Powerhouse, duplexes finally to replace St. Clare’s Monastery, an impromptu Mandela shrine in South Philly, and reviving the heyday of 52nd Street > more
A necessary variance granted in Old Kensington, twenty-six years of Philadelphia’s story recorded of posterity, Grays Ferry bridge gets grant money for trail system, and what’s in store for the Dow building > more
How the Nutter administration is faring with delinquency collection campaign, Friends of the Wissahickon look ahead, coffins found by PWD in North Philly, and the need for more density and less cars > more