Posts Tagged ‘South Philadelphia’

More Starchitecture Coming To The Navy Yard

More Starchitecture Coming To The Navy Yard

June 26, 2015  |  Morning Blend

A “landmark event” set for Tuesday, Temple (likely) makes room for new stadium, ROYGBIV in the Gayborhood, and contemplating the future of a South Philly community center > more

Updated: The End May Be Nigh For The City Hall Parking Lot, But Not Yet

Updated: The End May Be Nigh For The City Hall Parking Lot, But Not Yet

June 12, 2015  |  Morning Blend

North apron closed for repairs and not because of public disapproval, Avalon and Blavat pledge money to replace mural, and Henon delays prison land purchase vote > more

Taking The Initiative In Kensington

Taking The Initiative In Kensington

June 1, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Ambitious development goals in Olde Kensington, some overlooked Corinthian columns, Philly’s most beautiful street views, South Philadelphians work to preserve their history, and more and more hauling to Philly > more

Marked Potential: Engine 46

Marked Potential: Engine 46

May 6, 2015  |  Marked Potential

The flamboyantly Flemish Engine 46 seems destined to be one of the city's next hot restaurants. Interior architect and designer Shila Griffith fills the vacant building on Water Street with Belgian beer and three levels of rich food and rustic dining in her series Marked Potential > more

Student Housing Developers Threaten Iconic West Philly Block

Student Housing Developers Threaten Iconic West Philly Block

May 1, 2015  |  Morning Blend

A look at the “tear it down, replace it” development mentality, Henon’s billboard victory reduced to defeat, and running down the architectural history of the (South) Broad Street Run > more