Posts Tagged ‘Washington Avenue’

Yorktown Residents Still Hoping To Prevent Sale Of William Penn High To Temple

Yorktown Residents Still Hoping To Prevent Sale Of William Penn High To Temple

July 15, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Coalition says the SRC had no right to forgo state law, pondering the right number of Philly taxis, first signs of a Moyamensing Ave revival, and Shakespeare coming to the Northwest > more

Developer Alleges De Facto Land Usurpation By City

Developer Alleges De Facto Land Usurpation By City

July 14, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Arrested development on Germany Hill, Eric Blumenfeld on the Divine Lorraine, hopscotch on The Oval’s latest Magic Carpet pop-up park, and Washington Avenue garage becoming homes > more

Ode To Tom Sawyer Island

Ode To Tom Sawyer Island

June 19, 2014  |  Vantage

As work has begun in earnest to transform South Philadelphia's Pier 53 into the newest public amenity on the Delaware Riverfront, Michael Bixler can't help but get a little verklempt about its postindustrial predecessor, "Tom Sawyer's Island" > more

Acting On A Little Blind Faith, Preservation Of Frankford Mansion Moving Along

Acting On A Little Blind Faith, Preservation Of Frankford Mansion Moving Along

March 14, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Another go for the reuse of Frankford mansion, restriping approved for Washington Ave, architectural portraiture at its finest, and planning underway for senior living project in Mantua > more

Nutter & Clarke Reach LOVE Park Design & Funding Compromise

Nutter & Clarke Reach LOVE Park Design & Funding Compromise

February 11, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Less restaurants and less tax-based funds for LOVE Park renovations, Washington West seen as eventual mixed-use hub, the last look of Penn’s unwanted Victorian mansions, Weinstein goes non-union for Germantown project, and Trenton China Pottery moves along > more