Posts Tagged ‘Clark Park’

What's In A Name: Clark Park

What’s In A Name: Clark Park

January 16, 2014  |  History

For years, Clark Park has been the recreational (and in some ways cultural) heart of West Philly. It makes sense, as Bradley Peniston finds, that its namesake Clarence Clark had such a role in what would become the West Philly we know today > more

Find Out About 4224 Baltimore, Starting Tonight

Find Out About 4224 Baltimore, Starting Tonight

May 20, 2013  |  Development

A developer has plans to build 92 units (with only 6 parking spaces) on the corner of 43rd & Baltimore, across the street from Clark Park—but they're open to suggestions. Clarkmore Group LLC and the Spruce Hill Community Association begin their community engagement process this evening at the International House > more

Mad About Dickens

Mad About Dickens

February 7, 2012  |  History

In this the season of SOPA, we dip into Harry K's Philadelphia Encyclopedia on this, the 200 birthday of Charles Dickens, and find the great man here on a mission to protect his copyright from piracy > more