Center City District
The Knight Arts Foundation has picked 55 projects as finalists for its Challenge Philadelphia grants. The winners will share some $3-million in funding.
Thousands of dollars are being raised to increase the street canopy in Philadelphia.
The $50-million project has begun, and officials say it will completely transform the plaza above and below ground.
Market Street West in center city and JFK Boulevard look a little different today. The city has begun a two-week test of reducing both thoroughfares by one lane.
“There has to be a strong parent organization that supports those schools if you expect the school to succeed,” says one local real estate agent.
Police continue to search for a man who knocked down the manager of Jim’s Steaks on South Street Sunday and stole more than $30,000 dollars he was taking to the bank. But police say there are steps small business owners can take to help avoid being the victim of such a crime.
A Phialdelphia city council committee has given thumbs-up to a measure that would allow for large-scale electronic signage on Market Street East in center city.
Center City District’s summertime “Sips” promotion is officially underway.
Your weekly happy hour is about to get even happier: Center City Sips, one of the best parts of summer in Philadelphia, is set to return on June 1!
Long term plans to revitalize Market Street east could get a shot next month with an ordinance before City Council.
Philadelphia’s “Sister Cities Park,” on Logan Square, is getting a facelift, designed with the “wow” factor in mind.
The city of Philadelphia gets into the Valentine’s Day spirit on Monday.
Restaurant afficionados are going to get a treat this week and next in Philadelphia. It is Restaurant Week and more than a hundred restaurants are offering dinner or lunch specials to entice patrons to try something new.
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A group of high school students took part in an outdoor lesson yesterday on the importance of planting trees in Philadelphia’s historic district. Rocco Scalzo, 16, of Abraham Lincoln high school in the […]
The Center City District has honored local law enforcement, security professionals, and civilians who stepped up to the plate when they saw bad things going down in the past year.