Roxborough

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What $500K Will Buy You in Roxborough

Searching for suburbia in the city limits? Roxborough has you covered. Known for its safe streets and low poverty rates, the neighborhood in Northwest Philadelphia […]

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Hard Hat Tour: Cinnaminson Hill

Some of you may have seen me refer to Northeast Philadephia at one time or another as “our vast in-city suburb.” With all due respect […]

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First-Time Find: Refreshed in Germany Hill for $239.9K

We know, we know, we keep featuring homes for sale in Northwest Philly. But in our defense, all the stellar listings that are fresh to the […]

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Trinity Tuesday: Young at Heart in Manayunk for $275K

It’s not often that a trinity is this new. Rebuilt only ten years ago, it is quite certainly a baby compared to its counterparts. But […]

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What $500K Will Buy You in Germany Hill

Nestled on a hillside in Philadelphia, Germany Hill is a neighborhood in Roxborough that really does have it all – it’s quiet, it’s close to public transportation, […]

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First Time Find: Suburban Comfort, City Address in Roxborough for $275K

Are you one of those people who don’t want to leave the city but want a home with all the comfort of a suburban pad? […]

A screenshot of Pennsylvania's Megan's Law website, where Michaela Naughton found her boss Frank Laurenzi on the sex offenders list.
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When Your Boss Is Also a Registered Sex Offender

Once a promising young cadet in the police academy, Conshohocken’s Francis “Frank” Laurenzi is now a convicted sex offender. In 2014, at the age of […]

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Getting to the Roxborough Night Market

The first Night Market of the 2016 season is upon us and it is happening this evening in Roxborough. Ridge Avenue will be closed off […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: A Renovated Beauty in Roxborough

This week’s Jawdropper is defined by the views it offers, both inside and out. Everywhere you turn you can find a breathtaking sight, be it […]

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Farmhouse Friday: From the Valley to the Ridge in Roxborough

This handsome Colonial farmhouse sits on a not-quite-3/4-acre lot on a quiet street just off Ridge Avenue in the Andorra section of upper Roxborough, not […]

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The Big Reveal: First Designs of the Ridge Avenue Pocket Park

The landscape design gods at Groundswell Design Group are working their magic in Roxborough and the proof is in the first designs of the proposed Ridge Avenue Pocket […]

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Groundswell to Unveil Schematic Design for Ridge Avenue Pocket Park

Mark your calendars, Roxborough denizens: Groundswell Design Group has set a date for the unveiling of the Ridge Avenue Pocket Park schematic design! As previously reported, […]

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Headlines: Groundswell Design Group Entrusted with Next Phase in Proposed Pocket Park Project

Are you a fan of Spruce Street Harbor Park? Apparently, Groundswell Design Group, the firm responsible for the popular outdoor space, has been hit up […]

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Wissahickon Native Plans to Preserve the Benjamin Kenworthy House

Here’s some good news on the preservations front as we head into 2015. Newsworks reports that Roger Ross, a 34 year-old Wissahickon native and Roxborough […]

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Pierogie Kitchen to the Side Dish Rescue

If you’re still bogged down with the task of bringing a side dish to your family’s Thanksgiving meal and you have yet to decide on […]