Posts Tagged ‘USS Olympia’

Programming American Naval History On The Delaware

Programming American Naval History On The Delaware

August 9, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Olympia stewards thinking ahead to reactivated museum ship, pre-fab apartments dropped in place, closed Nabisco plant changes hands, and looking back at the failed fight against digital signs on the Parkway > more

A Line Of Calders

A Line Of Calders

May 14, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Reflections on Philly’s dynasty of sculptors, Eddystone facility fueling local refineries, talking the USS Olympia with Seaport Museum CEO, and Brandywine’s latest tower to break ground today > more

$7 Million Campaign Announced To Keep USS Olympia At Penn’s Landing

$7 Million Campaign Announced To Keep USS Olympia At Penn’s Landing

April 3, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Independence Seaport Museum officials see the light, Germantown muralist discusses Psychylustro, La Salle to build new facility, and social entrepreneurs receive some investment advice > more

Let’s Dry Dock—And Keep—The USS <i>Olympia</i>

Let’s Dry Dock—And Keep—The USS Olympia

October 7, 2013  |  Morning Blend

A plan to retain the historic ship, Dranoff Riverside project still not in the clear, Sheperd Fairey piece to be replaced, and some gratuitous heritage touring advice > more

Salvaging Pianos In North Philly

Salvaging Pianos In North Philly

July 29, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Philadelphia Salvage has its hands full in new home, updates on several Delaware River projects, a slender tower promises good things for Schuylkill waterfront development, USS Olympia bid for S.C., and new homes for Temple students > more