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    • Ben Leech's drawing of an

New blog brings an artist's eye to historic preservation

It’s part secret cinema, part New Yorker portraiture, part soft-boiled detective. “Field Notes (http://fieldnotesphilly.wordpress.com),” the month-old blog on the website of the Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia, takes a…

    • In Port Richmond, the Betsy Ross Bridge appears like a big sister of a railroad bridge just South.

Helicopter aerial photography shows off Northeast's Delaware Riverfront

On Memorial Day, local photographer Fred Moore—who's also the President of the Holmesburg Civic Association and a local historian—had the opportunity to photograph large swaths of the Northeast's Delaware Riverfront from…

    • Livable Communities and Philadelphia

Livable Communities and Philadelphia

On Monday, May 17th, Livable Communities Task Force Members Earl Blumenauer and Allyson Y. Schwartz will join Penn Design School’s Penn Praxis and the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia for…

Public art proposals for Margaret-Orthodox Market-Frankford Line Station

Artists living in the Greater Philadelphia area are invited to apply for a public art commission. Artists are asked to envision permanent artwork that will be seen by tens of thousands…

    • PCPC jumps in front of I-95 condemnation corridor bill

Look Up: A Modernist trove in Northeast Philly

Nov. 9 By Alan JaffeFor PlanPhilly “Look Up” is a new feature of PlanPhilly that encourages appreciation of our architectural and historical environment. Each week, the photo essay will focus…

    • Proposed line

Restoring Bucks service a hard sell

Oct. 7By Anthony CampisiFor PlanPhillyPaul Iverson seems like an unlikely advocate for restored train service to Newtown.He has never lived in Newtown, and as a Chester County…

    • Endangered library

Saving the Carnegie Libraries

Haddington BranchApril 14By Alan JaffeFor PlanPhilly The Philadelphia Historical Commission will hear a nomination on April 16 of four Carnegie Libraries to the historical register, a rare case…

Coming Soon: Starr Burger Stand in Franklin Square

Philadelphia restaurateur Stephen Starr plans to open up a permanent burger stand in Franklin Square starting this summer. For more coverage, refer to Mark Abrams' story for KYW: Phila. Restaurant Legend…

Tell us about your hidden gems, eyesores

In only two short months since I became managing editor of www.PlanPhilly.com, I have had at least a dozen wonderful moments of discovery while working the waterfront.Despite two decades of experience as…

    • Some values from Queen Village

Values consolidation under way

In January, there will be a consolidation of citizens' core neighborhood and waterfront values identified in three public sessions in December. The values from the forums are listed below. They will…

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