Posts Tagged ‘Navy Yard’

Parishioners of “Manayunk’s Cathedral” Determined To Save Historic Church

Parishioners of “Manayunk’s Cathedral” Determined To Save Historic Church

April 11, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Committee formed to tackle St. John the Baptist’s challenges, high levels of lead detected in Philly soil, first hotel opens at the Navy Yard, and N3RD St signs being installed > more

Farewell To Forrestal

Farewell To Forrestal

February 3, 2014  |  Buzz

Attention Navy enthusiasts and photographers interested in rare events: tomorrow, the USS Forrestal will be towed from the Philadelphia Navy Yard. The historic aircraft carrier's final voyage will conclude its 59 years at a Texas scrapyard > more

Martha Mayer Erlebacher, “Just In” At The Woodmere

Martha Mayer Erlebacher, “Just In” At The Woodmere

January 17, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Four decades of Figurative Realism on display in Chestnut Hill, City and state promise $35 million for public work in new Comcast build, two decades of work at Gorgas Park, and the Marriott settles in at the Navy Yard > more

SEPTA Police Cracking Down At Broad & Olney

SEPTA Police Cracking Down At Broad & Olney

October 21, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Olney Transportation Center becomes latest focus of SEPTA police, groundbreaking today for new HQ at the Navy Yard, a new app from the City seeks to better connect citizens to their neighborhoods, and a new look at the extent of delinquency in Philadelphia > more

Let’s Dry Dock—And Keep—The USS <i>Olympia</i>

Let’s Dry Dock—And Keep—The USS Olympia

October 7, 2013  |  Morning Blend

A plan to retain the historic ship, Dranoff Riverside project still not in the clear, Sheperd Fairey piece to be replaced, and some gratuitous heritage touring advice > more