Washington Avenue


This New Washington Avenue Gastropub Goes by a Very Familiar Name

Big changes are imminent on Washington Avenue, and husband and wife team Philip and Gina Narducci are joining in with a new gastropub and pizza shop called […]


Broad and Washington Development Scorecard: Blatstein’s 1001 vs. Alterra’s Lincoln Square

With the announcement last week that Alterra Property Group had signed on to develop the mostly empty lot at the northwest corner of Broad and […]


Details Emerge for “Lincoln Square” at Broad and Washington

We told you in June about signs that a major development was coming to the northwest corner of Broad and Washington. Now the plans and […]


Something Might Be Happening With the Frankford Chocolate Factory

Oh, snap. The Frankford Chocolate Factory on Washington Avenue – between 21st and 22nd Streets if you’re unfamiliar with the site (map) – has been purchased. According to […]


Spotted in the Italian Market: 9th and Washington Project Inches Forward

Zoom in just a tad and you’ll recognize the spot: The Anastasi Seafood restaurant, nestled between 9th and Darien Streets, looks out to whirring Washington Avenue, […]


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 […]


The Battle for the Soul of Washington Avenue

Washington Avenue is not a Market Street or a Broad Street or even a Baltimore Avenue. The New York Times has never recommended, as it […]


South Philly ReStore to Get Two-Day Grand Opening with “Fun Day” Events

Its celebratory, two-part introduction to Point Breeze isn’t the only reason for why you should be getting pumped about the new Habitat for Humanity ReStore at 2318 […]


What’s Going on at the Other Gigantic Lot at Broad and Washington?

Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: there is a proposal to develop an enormous lot on the corner of Broad and Washington into a […]


Headlines: 2401 Washington Ave. Gets the OK from the ZBA

It looks like Washington Avenue is primed to swap an oddly shaped vacant lot at 2401 Washington Ave. (save for a billboard) for a new mixed-use […]


New Habitat for Humanity ReStore Coming to Washington Avenue in June

Point Breeze and Grays Ferry are two of Philly’s many up-and-coming ‘hoods, and we just caught wind of a small project adding to that slow […]


Morning Headlines: Proposed 2401 Washington Ave. Project Moves Along

Last month we filled you in on the plans developer Green Construction LLC has in store for the vacant lot at 24th and Washington, which […]


113-Apartment Building With Roof Terrace and Dog Park Planned for Washington Ave.

Harman Deutsch presented plans for the the 5-story mixed-use development of a vacant lot at 2401 Washington Ave. this week. The oddly-shaped lot, which has […]


Morning Headlines: Mixed-Use Project Presented for Vacant Washington Avenue Lot

Plans for the redevelopment of a large, oddly-shaped vacant lot at 2401 Washington Avenue were presented this week at a public, information only session during […]


Huzzah! Pier 53 Is Officially Washington Avenue Pier

Today was the formal opening of the Washington Avenue Pier, which you may remember — from yesterday — as Pier 53. Part of the Master […]