Posts Tagged ‘Frankford’

Grants Secured For Two Frankford Improvement Projects

Grants Secured For Two Frankford Improvement Projects

May 30, 2013  |  Morning Blend

A half-million to fuel development in Lower Northeast District, shortening the leash on deadbeats contracted by the School District, Wayne Junction-area daycare proposal not too popular, and > more

Days of Electronic Future Past

Days of Electronic Future Past

May 29, 2013  |  2013 Festival

Hidden City Festival 2013: it has a soundtrack. This Friday at the Historical Society of Frankford, King Britt and Data Garden collaborate to bring the first of two concerts to the space with historical instruments—and sounds sampled on site > more

And The 2013 Nominees For Historic Designation Are . . .

And The 2013 Nominees For Historic Designation Are . . .

May 24, 2013  |  News

The Philadelphia Historical Commission will next Wednesday review 15 buildings across the city in consideration for historic designation. Christopher Mote examines the nominations > more

EPA Grant Awarded To Clean & Develop Contaminated Land In Riverwards

EPA Grant Awarded To Clean & Develop Contaminated Land In Riverwards

May 23, 2013  |  Morning Blend

$200K to be put to use in Bridesburg and Port Richmond, HUD looks at alternate plans for Queen Lane apartment complex, the city is still growing, and Chestnut Place to go residential > more

Inside The Colorful Creative Compound

Inside The Colorful Creative Compound

May 16, 2013  |  2013 Festival

Frankford's Globe Dye Works cranked out dyes and bleaches and yarns for 140 years; for the better part of the past decade, it's cranked out a creative, industrial spirit. With the Hidden City Festival 2013, the Dufala Brothers seize on that spirit to bring Oil & Water to life > more