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Steve Currall

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.

Penn’s “Robot-Friendly Environment” Across The Schuylkill

Penn’s “Robot-Friendly Environment” Across The Schuylkill

October 7, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Saffron on Pennovation Center, Tacony Library artwork approved, and zoning changes around 30th Street Station > more

Mantua Artist Considering Sale Of Studio Saved From Eminent Domain

Mantua Artist Considering Sale Of Studio Saved From Eminent Domain

October 4, 2016  |  Morning Blend

James Dupree exhibits his post-eminent domain artwork, Archdiocese looking to cash in on its cathedral parking lot, PHA to lay off 14% of workforce, and Point Breeze residents fight another Feibush development proposal > more

At 40, A New Lease On Life For Please Touch Museum

At 40, A New Lease On Life For Please Touch Museum

October 3, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Memorial Hall institution celebrates birthday, anticipating the reuse of a Brewerytown brewery, residential parking returning to Ben Franklin Bridge’s shadows, state contributing $10 million to Gallery redesign, and sidewalk advocacy in Fox Chase > more

Preservation Alliance Calls Out Toll Bros’. Obscurantism; Toll Bros. Call Out Alliance’s Obstructionism

Preservation Alliance Calls Out Toll Bros’. Obscurantism; Toll Bros. Call Out Alliance’s Obstructionism

September 29, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Lawyers spar over Jewelers’ Row case, PMA Asian Collection returning Sunday, and Penn Treaty Park getting some TLC > more

PennDOT Announces Plan To Unclog Schuylkill Expressway

PennDOT Announces Plan To Unclog Schuylkill Expressway

September 28, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Alleviating the daily traffic troubles of I-76, an ode to the SEPTA token, Northeast district plans commence, and Five-Below commits to Center City > more