Posts Tagged ‘West Philadelphia High School’

In South Philly, Rethinking Urban Agricultural

In South Philly, Rethinking Urban Agricultural

February 8, 2016  |  Morning Blend

“Farm to folk” in South Philadelphia, Philly’s newest poetess, celebrate the Year of the Monkey at Reading Terminal, West Philly High redevelopment moving along, and the last month of the Fabric Workshop and Museum’s latest exhibit > more

SRC Begins Hearings For Next Set Of Charters

SRC Begins Hearings For Next Set Of Charters

December 9, 2014  |  Morning Blend

The case for a charter school for Germantown, a possible charter for old West Philly High reuse as well, committee checks in on municipal arboriculture, and financing for Chinatown community center nearly complete > more

Casino Bidder Attempts To Secure License With Promise Of South Philly “Skyspire”

Casino Bidder Attempts To Secure License With Promise Of South Philly “Skyspire”

June 19, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Tower would be 10 feet taller than Seattle’s Space Needle, Blatstein envisions another Piazza along South Broad, gentrification and parking concerns with redevelopment plans for West Philly High, and the first annual Community Gardens Day this weekend > more

Drexel Research Space ExCITes Inspiration

Drexel Research Space ExCITes Inspiration

November 28, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Multidisciplinary innovation at Drexel, looking up at antebellum bank architecture on Chestnut, why West Philly High conversion should be ambitious, and Cliveden Park gets grant for new signage > more

To Beautify Or Gentrify?

To Beautify Or Gentrify?

November 12, 2012  |  Morning Blend

A Francisville community garden to be developed, West Philly High to become lofts, Lit Brothers LED sign approved, the ever-steepening decline of Philly newspapers, and Joe Frazier gets as a grave marker > more