Posts Tagged ‘Divine Lorraine Hotel’

North Broad Rising

North Broad Rising

April 11, 2017  |  Vantage

Lights on, graffiti gone. The revamped Lorraine is once again looking divine. Will the rest of North Broad follow her lead? Bradley Maule takes a look > more

Divine Lorraine Gets Go-Ahead From Architecture Committee

Divine Lorraine Gets Go-Ahead From Architecture Committee

July 29, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Blumenfeld gets design approval for Divine Lorraine reuse, reduced NIMBYism in Chestnut Hill, “toughest stretch” yet of Schuylkill River Trail opens, and ZBA stays true to height limits in Fishtown > more

Apartment Towers And Grocer Planned For 13th & Fairmount

Apartment Towers And Grocer Planned For 13th & Fairmount

June 9, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Development planned for site adjacent to the Divine Lorraine, a retrospective of the Philly Orchestra’s European tour, Temple wants Council to regulate campus food trucks, and some adaptive reuse in Queen Village > more

Such a Waste

Such a Waste

February 15, 2012  |  Vantage

When the Historic American Buildings survey photographed the Divine Lorraine Hotel in 2000 it was in fine shape. Twelve years, three developers, and millions of dollars in profits (and losses) later, the historic building is a graffiti-scarred wreck > more

Truly Divine

Truly Divine

February 14, 2012  |  Last Light

The Divine Lorraine is gutted now, but not so long ago its garish color combinations and haunting atmosphere were a magnet for photographers. We've put together a group show from that time--four photographers, four visions of the grand old hotel > more