Historic Preservation

Religion

UPDATE: City Historical Commission effectively kills church deal with Royal Farms

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Historic Preservation

15 PHOTOS: Rare roof restoration uses material from Japan's Imperial forest

Carroll - Shofuso Japanese House and Garden

Eastern State Penitentiary

PHOTOS: Eastern State Penitentiary re-opens 'Hospital Block'

Carroll - Eastern State Penitentiary Cellblock 3

Historic Preservation

Philadelphia establishes historic preservation task force

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Politics

How potential legislation could have big impact on historical Philly churches

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Development

Historical Commission takes no action on Jewelers Row buildings up for demolition

Jewelers row Sept 17

Development

Toll Brothers gets permit to demolish Jewelers Row properties

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Historic Preservation

Two Jewelers Row properties recommended for Historic Register

Jewelers row Sept 17

Business

Philadelphia mayor: City can't halt Jewelers Row demolition project

Jewelers row Sept 17

Historic Preservation

Priceless 'Dream Garden' mural covered up as construction resumes

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Historic Preservation

PAFA: Construction work damaged 'priceless' Curtis Center mural

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Historic Preservation

L&I halts Curtis Center project citing potential damage to priceless mural

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Urban Planning

Philly to adopt disaster protection plan for historic buildings

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Development

Save St. Laurentius: New group 'jeopardizes' preservation efforts

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The Arts

Fearless Leader: Uptown Entertainment & Development Corp.'s Linda Richardson

Carroll - Uptown Theater

Historic Preservation

Archdiocese signals pending battle over churches' historic designations

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