Posts Tagged ‘Delaware waterfront’

Advocacy Group To Urge Lawmakers To End “Lingering” Zoning Variances

Advocacy Group To Urge Lawmakers To End “Lingering” Zoning Variances

April 15, 2014  |  Morning Blend

CDAG to work towards “reasonable sunset provisions” on waterfront development proposals, the promise of the Mantua Promise Zone, Charles Willson Peale and the revolutionary museum imperative, SEPTA to test all-night subway service this summer, and cherries blossoming in Chestnut Hill > more

Delays Expected For Pier 68 Park Project

Delays Expected For Pier 68 Park Project

April 4, 2014  |  Morning Blend

DRWC just might have a liability on its hands, the economic sense for and against free municipal parking, half a billion dollars coming to area roads this year, and imagining the sounds of Philadelphia > more

USS Somerset, Coming To Life

USS Somerset, Coming To Life

February 28, 2014  |  Last Light

With an official commissioning ceremony at Penn's Landing tomorrow, the US Navy will bring to life its newest San Antonio-class amphibious transport dock, the USS Somerset. Brad Maule has photographed the warship docked on the Delaware Riverfront all week long > more

Bucky Vs. Yo La Tengo At Fringe

Bucky Vs. Yo La Tengo At Fringe

February 26, 2014  |  Buzz

With a one-night-only performance on April 4, director Sam Green and legendary indie rock band Yo La Tengo will bring a "live documentary" screening of The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller > 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