Posts Tagged ‘Frankford’

An Impossible Tradeoff On The Delaware

An Impossible Tradeoff On The Delaware

June 28, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Why a developer's scheme on the Delaware is unlikely, 3/5 of "Imagining Frankford" mural designs revealed, an athletic field on the Hill to get improvements, and the growth of Baltimore Ave > more

A Broken System

A Broken System

May 10, 2012  |  Vantage

In Part One of a two-part report on the broken system of historic preservation in Philadelphia, Ryan Briggs reveals a city historical commission that's so underfunded it's incapable of enabling the city to profit by its unsurpassed architectural heritage--let alone protect its buildings of significance and stature > more

Another Hole In The City

Another Hole In The City

March 1, 2012  |  Last Light

In Frankford, Chandra Lampreich has a look before the final demise of Frankford Central United Methodist Church > more

School In The Southwest A

School In The Southwest A “Success Story”

February 27, 2012  |  Morning Blend

A Southwest case study for Philly schools' ills, preserving the name of "Gayborhood," the Mayor hoping for another Center City hotel, Furness cemetery architecture explored, and the zoo to get more parking > more

A Metalworking Tradition Forges On

A Metalworking Tradition Forges On

February 10, 2012  |  Vantage

At the former Yale & Towne foundry in Frankford, Jason Roberts produces craft metal for the commercial and residential market > more