Posts Tagged ‘Roxborough’

A Look At Two Efforts To Fight Crime Through Entrepreneurship

A Look At Two Efforts To Fight Crime Through Entrepreneurship

April 2, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Nutter breaks ground on vocational training program for inmates, Atlanta man developing public safety communication network in North Philly, renovations at Gorgas Park begin, a cathartic break for one high school, and public art comes crashing down > more

SEPTA Serious On Preservation Of Shawmont Station

SEPTA Serious On Preservation Of Shawmont Station

March 28, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Roxborough historical treasure in early stages of preservation, steering committee to guide new Germantown beautification initiative, Silk Companies’ plans for two condo buildings at 13th & South, and no billboard overhaul expected for this spring > more

Museum Design Ignorant Of Architectural & Revolutionary Context

Museum Design Ignorant Of Architectural & Revolutionary Context

March 7, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Popkin urges design revolution for INHP space, Germantown residents eager for demolition of Queen Lane Apartments, Roxborough residents push for another dog park for the Lower Northwest, Mt. Sinai conversion approved, and Philly’s economy as large as Thailand’s > more

Massive North Broad Telecommunications Node Changes Hands

Massive North Broad Telecommunications Node Changes Hands

March 6, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Local firm Amerimar Enterprises and partners team up to acquire 401 N. Broad, improvements for Gorgas Park war memorial, Rendell’s funding pitch for the Museum of the American Revolution, and the latest doings of the Art Commission > more

City Seal Statue To Be Repurposed For Bella Vista’s Cianfrani Park

City Seal Statue To Be Repurposed For Bella Vista’s Cianfrani Park

February 3, 2014  |  Morning Blend

“Peace” & “Plenty” to stick around, subdividing The Galley’s Kmart space, no drive-thru permitted for Ridge Ave Wendy’s, and perhaps a Super Bowl in Philly? > more