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From Gas Masks to Bricklaying Class: Life & Lessons at Bok Technical High School

From Gas Masks to Bricklaying Class: Life & Lessons at Bok Technical High School

August 27, 2018  |  Last Light

With the reinvention of the Bok Building well underway, Patrick Glennon give us an exclusive glimpse of school life there in the 1940s > more

A Buzzy New Beginning For Poth Brewing Company

A Buzzy New Beginning For Poth Brewing Company

June 4, 2018  |  Last Light

Before renovations begin, Michael Bixler takes us inside the remains of Poth Brewing Company with this photo essay > more

Kensington Workshop Keeps Neighborhood Clocking In

Kensington Workshop Keeps Neighborhood Clocking In

May 16, 2018  |  Last Light

Inside a 124-year-old mill in Kensington, World Manufacturing Inc. is buzzing with work orders. Theresa Stigale puts us on the production line with this photo essay > more

Industrial Heritage On Washington Avenue Destroyed

Industrial Heritage On Washington Avenue Destroyed

May 2, 2018  |  Last Light

Demolition of Frankford Chocolate Factory has begun. Rob Masciantonio gives us a look inside > more

Inside An Atomic Age Time Capsule In Fitler Square

Inside An Atomic Age Time Capsule In Fitler Square

April 27, 2018  |  Last Light

Michael Bixler gives us a last look inside the former studio of mid-century architect Norman Rice > more