Neighborhoods

Neighborhoods

Joyce Brady at McMichael Park

After a decade-long debate, Philly neighborhood will finally get new playground

Petitions

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Philly urbanist PAC petition opposes PPA billboard expansion

Youth Sports

La Liga de Barrio

Philly hoops league wants to send Latino youths to national tourney

Shopping

Broad Street flea market

Shoppers invited to flea market on Broad Street

Documentaries

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New documentary takes aim at Philly urban planning pioneer Ed Bacon

Neighborhoods

Barrington Hate Signs

One sign opposing hate, two very different responses in neighboring South Jersey towns

Parking

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Queen Village residents fight PPA for 'sacred spot' – and win

Government

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Philadelphia issues action guide on 'disastrous' Trump plan to stunt affordable housing

Neighborhoods

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Cherry Hill to create human relations board to counter fear, anxiety

Neighborhoods

East Falls Shamrock

WATCH: Trio paints traditional shamrock at East Falls corner

Urban Planning

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Infrequently Asked Questions: What is a middle neighborhood?

Universities

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Temple hits brakes on football stadium feasibility study, report says

Advice

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Ask Hickey: This is the right way to put on your shoes and socks

Real Estate

Spruce Hill

Real Estate site names Philly's 'hottest' neighborhood for 2017

Neighborhoods

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'Hate Has No Home Here' signs spark thefts, nasty anonymous letters

Design

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Here's a new set of fonts inspired by Philadelphia's neighborhoods

Food & Drink

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East Passyunk offers dining deals at fifth Restaurant Week

Neighborhoods

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Upstart bocce league rolling along in Philly neighborhood

Advice

Whales

Ask Hickey: Would you rather be a whale or transcribe Trump's thoughts?

Dining

Camden supper club

Idea behind Camden Supper Club? Everybody eats!

Opinion

Parking War

Anonymous coward tapes angry note on orange car in East Falls; neighbors notice

Neighborhoods

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New podcast tells tales from Philly's many neighborhoods

Neighborhoods

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Maps make you wonder, what is Fishtown?

Development

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$76 million project to reconnect Chinatown neighborhood moving forward

Courts

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'Ostracized' by Fishtown Neighbors group, former president sues

Neighborhoods

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Healthy Cooper-Grant neighborhood seen as bridge to rest of Camden

Events

The Block Exhibition

New photo exhibit captures Kensington's streets and row homes

Events

What's the future of the Made in America festival in Philly?

Neighborhoods

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Drake parody 'Cambodia Town' packs social mission in South Philly

Neighborhoods

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Philadelphia neighbors push back on crime by getting to know the police

Neighborhoods

Oaklyn Manor

Beloved South Jersey taproom reopens Saturday as community haunt

Neighborhoods

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Naked, screaming man has Philly neighborhood on edge

Anti-Violence

In Philadelphia, police violence and gun violence not an either-or protest

Neighborhoods

Newbold

South Philly civic group seeks suggestions for neighborhood's new name

Development

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Point Breeze grocery store proposal frozen by neighbors

Police

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In Philly neighborhood with drug problem, children play in the streets again

Development

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Philly developer preserving graffiti inside Brewerytown condos

Neighborhoods

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The Philly neighborhood where household income has crumbled

Events

West Philadelphia Row Home

West Philly Porchfest: House shows move out of the basement

Neighborhoods

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911 calls not enough to shut down Kensington drug corners

Neighborhoods

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Pew: Gentrification just one facet of neighborhood change in Philadelphia

Neighborhoods

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Fairmount bartender calls it quits with four decades of stories to tell

Parks

Benson Park

Big plans on deck for renovated South Kensington park

Food & Drink

Italian Market

Shop at South Philly's annual Italian Market Festival

Events

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Race through Philly neighborhoods during The Philly 10k

Development

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Map shows where clusters of storefronts are in Philly neighborhoods