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Historical Commission Hardship Meeting Puts Sloan Mansion One Step Closer To Demolition

Historical Commission Hardship Meeting Puts Sloan Mansion One Step Closer To Demolition

December 19, 2014  |  Buzz

The days might be numbered for the Samuel Sloan-designed John P. Levy House at 40th and Pine. Today the Historical Commission's Hardship Committee approved a recommendation that could clear the way for the Italliante mansion's demolition > more

Center City Churches Open Their Doors For Sacred Spaces Tour

Center City Churches Open Their Doors For Sacred Spaces Tour

December 12, 2014  |  Buzz

This Sunday, thirteen historic Center City churches will open their doors to the public for free, self-guided tours > more

Continuance Granted For The Blue Horizon

Continuance Granted For The Blue Horizon

December 12, 2014  |  Buzz

More time bought for the Big Blue at the Historical Commission meeting today. Hidden City co-editor Michael Bixler reports > more

Athenaeum Steps Into The 21st Century With

Athenaeum Steps Into The 21st Century With “Looking Forward”

December 5, 2014  |  Buzz

The Atheneaum of Philadelphia celebrates its 200 year anniversary with an awards ceremony and exhibition opening of their visionary design competition, "Looking Forward" > more

Prison Urges You To Bring Them Toys

Prison Urges You To Bring Them Toys

December 2, 2014  |  Buzz

Eastern State Penitentiary kicks off its annual toy drive for children of parents behind bars > more