Posts Tagged ‘commercial corridors’

A Rusty Nail On Lancaster Avenue Reveals All

A Rusty Nail On Lancaster Avenue Reveals All

June 1, 2017  |  The Shadow Knows

The Shadow dishes the dirt on an old stain remover manufacturer that wowed the city with their magic soap > more

On Jewelers Row, Oral History Project Goes Beyond The Bench Work

On Jewelers Row, Oral History Project Goes Beyond The Bench Work

October 12, 2016  |  Vantage

Behind the scenes on Jewelers Row, family history and a vibrant, multicultural community is revealed through interviews with designers and merchants along the historic commercial corridor > more

On Sleepy Richmond Street, A Spark Of Renewal Catches Wind

On Sleepy Richmond Street, A Spark Of Renewal Catches Wind

September 16, 2016  |  News

After years of gradual decline, efforts to reenergize historic Richmond Street in Port Richmond are putting down roots. Michael Bixler takes a look > more

The Generations Collide On Fabric Row

The Generations Collide On Fabric Row

June 3, 2016  |  Vantage

Theresa Stigale continues her series exploring Philadelphia’s commercial corridors with this profile on the recent reimagining of 4th Street's Fabric Row > more

On North 5th Street In Olney, Shopkeepers Redefine

On North 5th Street In Olney, Shopkeepers Redefine “Main Street”

September 9, 2015  |  Vantage

Theresa Stigale checks in on shopkeepers and the non-profit North 5th Street Revitalization Project, as the shopping district evolves beyond "Koreatown" > more