Posts Tagged ‘City Hall’

School District To Reportedly Unload Four Properties

School District To Reportedly Unload Four Properties

February 27, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Deals would net City less than half of promised funds, take 2 for Blumberg apartments in Sharswood, Calder’s depiction of William Penn, and Lancaster Square brings its namesake hope > more

William Penn's Piercing Headache

William Penn’s Piercing Headache

January 8, 2014  |  Harry K's Encyclopedia

Harry K. rides the wavelengths of Philadelphia's history with antennae, and along the way encounters what must have been a terrible headache for William Penn > more

Dreaming Big At City Hall

Dreaming Big At City Hall

July 23, 2013  |  Buzz

On your next visit to the Unit of Certified Records or the Observation Tower at Billy Penn's feet, look up as you enter City Hall. The grand stairwell of the main visitors entrance in the northeast corner of the building is, for the next two months, adorned with Dream Flags > more

The Gentlemen’s Agreement: A History Of Historical Reverence

The Gentlemen’s Agreement: A History Of Historical Reverence

June 26, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Bacon’s efforts at preserving the urban dominance of the civic heart of Philly, Fattah tries again on subsidizing co-ops, Feibush meets resistance in Point Breeze, truncated St. Boniface project nearly complete, and some Sousa on Ridge Ave > more

Hangin' With The Ghosts Under City Hall

Hangin’ With The Ghosts Under City Hall

April 26, 2013  |  Last Light

Riding shotgun with Sam Robinson on the City Hall basement beat, Brad Maule lugs his camera and tripod through narrow corridors and dank dungeons for this set of unusual photos of the oft-photographed building > more