Posts Tagged ‘avenues’

How To Spot A Theater

How To Spot A Theater

May 14, 2013  |  Vantage

Of the nearly 400 neighborhood theaters and movie palaces Philadelphia boasted, about 135 remain—as churches, as offices, sometimes even as theaters. Rachel Hildebrandt has categorized and mapped them all. Here's our guide to finding them and interpreting what you're seeing > more

All Smiles On Woodland Avenue

All Smiles On Woodland Avenue

April 5, 2013  |  Vantage

Native daughter Theresa Stigale returns to "The Ave" to find most of the old shops gone, but a new diversity and vitality in its place. She talks to the optimistic shopkeepers about the life of one of Philadelphia's great shopping streets > more

Why North Broad Matters

Why North Broad Matters

October 26, 2012  |  Possible City

The street of dreams, if ever there was one, writes Nathaniel Popkin, a chance to regain a central plot line of the Philadelphia story > more

Raising Expectations In The Lower Northeast

Raising Expectations In The Lower Northeast

August 13, 2012  |  Possible City

One of the most diverse places in the city is growing; on the Daily this week we have coverage and analysis on plans for Frankford, Northwood, Lawncrest, Summerdale, and Oxford Circle > more