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Living in Hawthorne: A Neighborhood Guide

Nobody knows for certain how Hawthorne came to be called Hawthorne. The earliest use of that name in the territory bounded by Washington Avenue and […]

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Trinity Tuesday: Work from Home in Hawthorne for $360K

When we first laid eyes on the exterior of this trinity, one question ran through our minds, “Is that a garage next to the front […]

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Jawdropper of the Week: A Modern Palace Just Off the Avenue of the Arts

Just off the point where the Avenue of the Arts and South Street cross, where Hawthorne and Washington Square West meet, is a stylish new […]

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Hawthorne Residents Blast Blatstein Proposal Again

When the revised plans for Bart Blatstein’s mixed-use residential/retail development at the northeast corner of Broad and Washington were made public in a Civic Design Review […]

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Blatstein Revises Broad and Washington Proposal

Developer Bart Blatstein’s proposal for a mixed-use residential/retail megaproject at the northeast corner of Broad and Washington, which Philadelphia Inquirer architecture Inga Saffron bemoaned as a “bloated, […]

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Broad and Washington, Neighborhood Unity Discussed in Hawthorne

Entering the Hawthorne Cultural Center at 12th and Carpenter on Tuesday night made the newly arrived autumn coolness feel good, as opposed to a dread-ridden prelude […]

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Spotted in Hawthorne: Three-Bedroom Right Around the Corner from Moonstone

A starter home if there ever was one, this South Marvine Street row home is right on the border of Hawthorne and Bella Vista, a convenient […]

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House vs. House: Trinity Tuesday Edition

If this were a vlog–and there were no chance of us being sued–every House vs. House match off would begin with that rousing Michael Buffer announcement. And it […]

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Blatstein: I Will Build a Tower of Piazza on South Broad

Developer Bart Blatstein, best known for the Piazza in Northern Liberties, has begun to talk about what he might do at Broad and Washington. The […]