Posts Tagged ‘Gretz Brewery’

Lost Buildings of 2013-Part II

Lost Buildings of 2013-Part II

December 31, 2013  |  Vantage

Our Lost Buildings roundup concludes with five more entries, plus four that almost made the list > more

Bottleneck At The Historical Commission

Bottleneck At The Historical Commission

February 19, 2013  |  News

A political dispute over the designation of the Overbrook Farms Historic District coupled with perennial shortstaffing issues at the Philadelphia Historical Commission has brought the historic designation process to a halt, leaving vulnerable buildings and the proposed Washington Square West Historic District in bureaucratic limbo > more

Roundhouse, Broad & Lombard Health Center At Top Of Endangered List

Roundhouse, Broad & Lombard Health Center At Top Of Endangered List

December 12, 2012  |  Buzz

The two iconic post-War buildings are joined by the Family Court on Logan Square and "Philadelphia Breweries" > more

Gretz Cited For Violations But Demo Not Imminent (Updated)

Gretz Cited For Violations But Demo Not Imminent (Updated)

July 31, 2012  |  Buzz

L&I cites Gretz's owner Tony Rufo with six new code violations, serious enough to warrant a "repair of demolish" notice pasted onto the 19th century brewery > more

Anything But Sober

Anything But Sober

June 8, 2012  |  Last Light

The 19th century beer barons of Philadelphia built breweries that looked more like castles than factories. For our third and final Beer Week installment, we visit the suitably ornate yet sadly vacant Rieger & Gretz Brewery on Germantown Avenue, which a neighborhood group hopes to put on the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places > more