Posts Tagged ‘Frankford Avenue’

The Best Little Wigwam In Kensington

The Best Little Wigwam In Kensington

June 2, 2014  |  The Shadow Knows

At 2852 Frankford Avenue, a nice enough two-story building looks like it'd fit in early 20th Century small town Pennsylvania just as well as Kensington. Look a little closer to see the Native in a headdress—signifying the Improved Order of Red Men, the fraternal organization who built this object of The Shadow's affection > more

From Copper Scrappers To Table Scrapping at Frankford & Lehigh

From Copper Scrappers To Table Scrapping at Frankford & Lehigh

May 6, 2014  |  News

On Sunday, one theoretical grocery store took a major step toward becoming a reality. Erin Bernard has the story of the Kensington Community Food Co-op's forthcoming brick-and-mortar store > more

Railside Beautification

Railside Beautification

November 18, 2013  |  Morning Blend

The arrival of the aesthetically pleasing post-industrial train corridor, Viveros depicts Frankford’s past and character in murals, previewing the Central Northeast District Plan, and an interactive gallery for the National Liberty Museum > more

South Philly’s Train Factory

South Philly’s Train Factory

November 1, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Philly making trains again, three residential projects for Northern Liberties and Frankford Avenue, the Planning Commission wants to eliminate ghost parks, and mapping Greater Philadelphia's social mobility > more

Starting Tonight: Geek Out On Lit

Starting Tonight: Geek Out On Lit

October 17, 2013  |  Buzz

Flash fiction marathon? BiblioDiscotheque? Writer's Night in America? Literary Mix Tape? The king of smut fiction? Yes, all that and more, including Hidden City co-editor Nathaniel Popkin and contributor Nic Esposito at the 215 Festival, which starts tonight > more