Posts Tagged ‘urban life’

Infill Philadelphia Brings Communities Together By Design

Infill Philadelphia Brings Communities Together By Design

August 17, 2018  |  News

Sacred Places/Civic Spaces helps three houses of worship plan for the future by opening their doors to the neighborhood. Starr Herr-Cardillo has the story > more

Four Years Of Hidden City Daily

Four Years Of Hidden City Daily

November 30, 2015  |  Vantage

As the Hidden City Daily enters its 4th year of publishing we look back at the past twelve months with a curated list of our top 15 stories > more

In Kensington, Immigrants Spark A Philly Soccer Revival

In Kensington, Immigrants Spark A Philly Soccer Revival

October 21, 2015  |  Vantage

The city is full of youth athletic programs, but you'd be hard pressed to find one more diverse than the Kensington Soccer Club. The organization was created to provide instruction and outreach to children of the area's growing immigrant population. Nic Esposito caught up with the club's founders to discuss an observable shift in the neighborhood's cultural dynamic through the lens of their sports program > more

What Drought Hath Wrought

What Drought Hath Wrought

September 17, 2015  |  Vantage

The drought may be over, but many of our street trees look like they are one crispy leaf away from death. Landscape architect Dennis McGlade says fear not and gives an explanation of the situation in his column, Our Blooming City > more

Ideas Emerge From The Endless Experiment

Ideas Emerge From The Endless Experiment

October 25, 2012  |  Walk the Walk

Joe Brin discovers the creative energy behind the design collaborative Philly Works, who see the the city as a living laboratory for experiments in urban invention > more