Posts Tagged ‘Francisville’

Introducing The

Introducing The “Mayor of Girard Avenue,” Larry Kane

June 4, 2019  |  Vantage

In Francisville, a sharp spike in real estate development has triggered displacement and a shift in demographics. But Larry Kane, a longtime resident and fixture of the neighborhood, isn't going anywhere. Richelle Kota introduces us to one of North Philly's most beloved residents > more

Row House: Past And Its Future

Row House: Past And Its Future

June 20, 2017  |  Vantage

Contributor Hilary Jay dives deep into the evolution and politics of contemporary row house design with Interface Studio Architects > more

The Quirky Resurgence Of Fishtown's Front Street

The Quirky Resurgence Of Fishtown’s Front Street

September 2, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Developer getting creative under the El tracks, refreshing anticipation with infill in Francisville, and a short list of Philly’s most beautiful streets > more

SS United States Too Costly To Return To Ocean, Study Concludes

SS United States Too Costly To Return To Ocean, Study Concludes

August 5, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Rethinking SS United States plans once more, select school buildings to receive additional lead testing, and Ridge Avenue’s revival in Francisville > more

African American Museum Exhibits Unsung Cuban Arts Movement

African American Museum Exhibits Unsung Cuban Arts Movement

February 17, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Afro-Caribbean art exhibit on display, Democratic party to chip in on CHOP garden, a cautionary tale for Center City real estate, and Clarke’s Francisville affordable housing proposal delayed by Planning Commission > more