Posts Tagged ‘Delaware River’

Down The Shore—On The Delaware

Down The Shore—On The Delaware

June 25, 2014  |  Morning Blend

A look at DRWC’s latest pop-up park, SEPTA to not pay up for delinquent property taxes, international tourism numbers up, and some impressive numbers for the summer weekend subway pilot program > more

Delaware Valley, U.S.A.

Delaware Valley, U.S.A.

June 9, 2014  |  Harry K's Encyclopedia

Last fall, Econsult's Steve Mullin launched a campaign to do away with the "Delaware Valley" regional nickname. Here, Harry K. investigates the decentralized term and finds an unlikely source: our paper of record > more

$7 Million Campaign Announced To Keep USS Olympia At Penn’s Landing

$7 Million Campaign Announced To Keep USS Olympia At Penn’s Landing

April 3, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Independence Seaport Museum officials see the light, Germantown muralist discusses Psychylustro, La Salle to build new facility, and social entrepreneurs receive some investment advice > more

The Floating Church And Its Successors Along The Delaware

The Floating Church And Its Successors Along The Delaware

February 21, 2014  |  Harry K's Encyclopedia

Harry K's beloved riverfront has two sides, don't ya know. And once upon a time, in the mid-19th Century, a church boat—an actual church, built on a seafaring vessel—trawled both sides of it, before being moved to firm ground in Camden. This Harry K Encyclopedia entry examines the legendary Floating Church of the Redeemer > more

Farewell To Forrestal

Farewell To Forrestal

February 3, 2014  |  Buzz

Attention Navy enthusiasts and photographers interested in rare events: tomorrow, the USS Forrestal will be towed from the Philadelphia Navy Yard. The historic aircraft carrier's final voyage will conclude its 59 years at a Texas scrapyard > more