Archive for Preservation

Lost In The Shuffle: Finding Philly's Displaced Soldiers

Lost In The Shuffle: Finding Philly’s Displaced Soldiers

May 25, 2018  |  Preservation

In honor of Memorial Day, Mickey Herr tracks the reinterred remains of soldiers who fought in the American Revolution and Civil War from Washington Square to Palumbo Recreation Center to Old Swedes' Church in South Philly > more

PA Ballet Swings Wrecking Ball At North Broad Landmark

PA Ballet Swings Wrecking Ball At North Broad Landmark

May 21, 2018  |  Preservation

A 107-year-old terra cotta treasure on Automobile Row will be demolished for a vacant lot. Michael Bixler has the story > more

Neighbors Vote

Neighbors Vote “No” On Christian Street Church Proposal

May 9, 2018  |  Preservation

A new design proposal to demolish and develop the site of Christian Street Baptist Church is met with unanimous disapproval from neighbors. Starr Herr-Cardillo has the story > more

On Frankford Chocolate, Journalistic Integrity, And Hidden City

On Frankford Chocolate, Journalistic Integrity, And Hidden City

May 3, 2018  |  Preservation

Why a writer was allowed to use a pseudonym and what we're going to do about the issue going forward > more

Frankford Chocolate Factory Demo Calls Motivation & Process Into Question

Frankford Chocolate Factory Demo Calls Motivation & Process Into Question

April 24, 2018  |  Preservation

If you think something seems off about the pending demolition of the former Frankford Chocolate Factory on Washington Avenue you are not alone. Contributor Starr Herr-Cardillo takes a look > more