Posts Tagged ‘Kensington’

West Powelton Apartment Complex To Inspire Next Generation Of Foodies

West Powelton Apartment Complex To Inspire Next Generation Of Foodies

January 21, 2016  |  Morning Blend

A look at Cross Properties’ plans at 40th & Baring, another interfaith paint day to bring North Philadelphians together, a Trolley Car restaurant planned for 40th Trolley Portal redesign, and 5-year plan for Ridge Avenue launches > more

With $10 Million, Federal Government To Help Philly Make Reconnections

With $10 Million, Federal Government To Help Philly Make Reconnections

October 28, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Department of Transportation to give Philly TIGER grants, a restored Vernon Park, when green space is controversial, and another end for J.C. Dobbs > more

NKCDC Elevates North Kensington With Orinoka Civic House

NKCDC Elevates North Kensington With Orinoka Civic House

October 28, 2015  |  News

The New Kensington Community Development Corporation brings Orinoka Mills out of dereliction with affordable housing and community empowerment. Hidden City co-editor Michael Bixler has this report from north of Lehigh Avenue > more

Millennials Mortgaging Kensington

Millennials Mortgaging Kensington

October 22, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Kensington home prices on the rise, state recommends traffic interventions on Frankford’s Castor Ave, grants in West Philly, and 30th Street IRS building may be sold > more

In Kensington, Immigrants Spark A Philly Soccer Revival

In Kensington, Immigrants Spark A Philly Soccer Revival

October 21, 2015  |  Vantage

The city is full of youth athletic programs, but you'd be hard pressed to find one more diverse than the Kensington Soccer Club. The organization was created to provide instruction and outreach to children of the area's growing immigrant population. Nic Esposito caught up with the club's founders to discuss an observable shift in the neighborhood's cultural dynamic through the lens of their sports program > more