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Illadelph: South Philly eatery coming to the Delaware Riverfront

From the Illadelph blog: Unbreaded tips us off to the news that Shank's Original is currently working on a second location. It is to be located right on the Delaware River…

Spring Garden Street Greenway: Summary of Public Input

Thanks to the fundraising efforts of the Northern Liberties Neighbors Association and the generous giving of several local foundations, public agencies, and local organizations, this project presents a major opportunity to…

UPDATED: Publications and Newsletters, September 2009

GRID Philly, September 2009 GRID magazine is a new Philadelphia-based magazine for sustainability. Covering topics such as energy, food, shelter, transportation, ecology and culture. Next Great City Newsletter, 7 September 2009…

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Zoning Code Commission eying home stretch

September 9, 2009By Thomas J. WalshFor PlanPhillySince there are 14 Center City overlay districts currently delineated in the Philadelphia Zoning Code, how about we combine them into just…

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Introducing the NEast Philly Directory page

NEast Philly is proud to announce its newest page - the Directory! All the information you need - phone numbers, addresses, maps, etc. - for every resource in the Northeast…

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Possible prostitution ring discovered at Boulevard Ramada

Police came across what may be a prostitution ring at the Ramada Inn on Roosevelt Boulevard. Officers looking for a defendant in a drug case discovered 11 women in the…

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Pine Valley community swap Saturday

Do you know of an event or meeting going on in the Northeast? If it's not on our calendar, then contact us. If you attended an event, send us…

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Bill will bolster historic preservation

Photo of Old City courtesy of Brad Maule, check out his complete portfolio at Sept. 7By Alan JaffeFor PlanPhillyA bill that would broaden the use of federal…

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Chemical fumes lead to Nabisco evacuation

Employees at the Nabisco/Kraft factory at 12000 Roosevelt Boulevard evacuated the building early this morning when chemical fumes consumed the facility. An outside company brought in Xylene, a a chemical used…

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BREAKING: Bustleton woman's body found in Burlington County

Police may have identified the woman whose body was found Wednesday in Burlington County, N.J. Lyudmila Burshteyn, 57, of the 400-block of Larkspur Street in Bustleton, was shot once and dumped…

    • Frankford residents are worried the owner of 1734 Harrison St., whom they say is currently housing 29 people, is disregarding zoning laws. Photo by Christopher Wink.

Zoning discussion at last night's Frankford Civic meeting

Roughly 10 people showed up for last night's Frankford Civic Association meeting - an unusually low turnout, as some attending members mentioned - to hear the latest on several zoning issues…

NEast Links: Dog park, Tacony History Day and more

Here’s a summary of the week’s Northeast news we didn’t cover. See others here. This week's Philadelphia Weekly cover story provided an in-depth look into a growing problem in Philadelphia…

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Foxwoods' task timetable is tight

Sept. 4 Previous coverage By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyNow back on the Delaware Riverfront, Foxwoods Casino is developing a new, cheaper design for an interim slots parlor, and it…

Frankford Civic Association meeting tonight

There will be a Frankford Civic Association meeting tonight at Aria Health's Frankford Hospital at Frankford Avenue and Wakeling Street in the second floor conference room. The meeting will begin at…

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Food for Thought: Copabanana

You don’t have to go to South Street for Latin food and fun, Copabanana has three locations in Philadelphia and one is located in the back of Grant Plaza in our…

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Guilty verdicts for two Northeast residents

Two Northeast Philadelphians received guilty verdicts this week for separate crimes they committed earlier this year. Traci Young was found guilty of being part of a mother-daughter prostitution ring. The 39-year-old…

Architecture Workshops for Kids at Center for Architecture

Architecture Workshops for Kids!Selected Saturday afternoons, September 2009 through January 2010The Center for Architecture's Architecture in Education workshop series provides young people a hands-on introduction to the creative profession…

    • South Street Bridge OK'd, with reservations

South Street Bridge OK'd, with reservations

Sept. 3 By Thomas J. WalshFor PlanPhilly(Previous coverage: Aug. 18, 2009.)Despite objections that the newly designed surface and lighting plans for the South Street Bridge lack…

Right NEast/Wrong NEast: Yet another street/avenue mix up

Outside media don’t care about the Northeast. We have all seen them misuse, misspell and mistake our neighborhoods and our streets, so we at NEast Philly wanted to do something about…

    • Northwood Civic Association President Barry Howell recaps the group's progress since the last meeting.

Northwood unanimously votes in favor of Excel Academy

Northwood residents voted unanimously last night to back up a decision made by the Northwood Civic Association to allow a new school on the property of Friends Hospital. Civic Association…

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