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Morning Headlines: 5 Philly Parks, Including The Rail Park, Get Boost in Funding

The William Penn Foundation will partner with The Knight Foundation to donate $11 million to five city parks, according to a report from Inga Saffron in […]

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Center City’s Housing Market Is Surging, But For How Long?

Center City has recovered from the recession, and then some. Developers built 1,983 new housing units in Center City last year, a robust total that is […]

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Paul Levy Wants a Truce Between Center City and Neighborhoods

Mayoral elections in Philadelphia have a tendency to become battles between neighborhood interests and Center City ones, and there are plenty of indicators that 2015 […]

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Rail Park Plans Continue to Make Headway with Phase 1

As one reader reminded us on our roundup of developments we’ll be tracking in 2015, the proposed Rail Park is one of the city’s most […]

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Dilworth Park’s Rothman Ice Rink Opens November 14th!

Didn’t we tell you it would open before Thanksgiving? The Center City District announced today that the Rothman Institute Ice Rink at Dilworth Park will be open […]

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The Dilworth Park Ice Rink Will Open Before Thanksgiving

Official details won’t be available until tomorrow, but here’s what we do know: the ice rink at Dilworth Park will make its big debut before […]

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Futuristic Dilworth Plaza Renderings to Become Real Very Soon

For a Philadelphia space that was established by William Penn as the center of the city, Dilworth Plaza’s new incarnation — at least as seen […]