Philadelphia Navy Yard
Tens of thousands turned out for the 10-mile race, the biggest of its kind in the country, and it went as well as organizers had hoped.
Employees took an etiquette course to learn how to monitor their own volume and not to be afraid to approach a co-worker whose carrying voice may be a distraction.
“I love the smell of money first thing in the morning,” Mayor Michael Nutter said at the groundbreaking ceremony.
It’s one of the longest running shows of its kind and a major fundraiser for Penn Medicine, to benefit patient care.
As America celebrates the 236th birthday of the US Navy, KYW’s Jay Lloyd is on board for weekend getaways around many of the historic naval attractions in our area.
An agreement has been reached to develop the Philadelphia Navy Yard’s first hotel.
“Even in these tough and challenging economic times — and certainly the orchestra has been hit in many ways by this tough economy — they still want to bring the music to the people,” said Mayor Michael Nutter.
Groundbreaking ceremonies were held Wednesday in the Navy Yard Corporate Center on the site of what will be the new headquarters for a pharmaceutical company.
The Greater Philadelphia Innovation Cluster, located at the former Navy Yard in South Philadelphia, is receiving $130 million to come up with ways to cut in half the energy used by buildings.
Senators Bob Casey and Pat Toomey toured the Philadelphia Navy Yard yesterday afternoon to get a first-hand account on jobs being created there.
More than 40 neighborhood groups in Philadelphia were picking up trees on Friday from a warehouse on the site of the former Navy Yard, to be planted citywide over the weekend.
The Philadelphia Navy Yard has gone from hard times to boom times and there’s more to come.
Philadelphia mayor Michael Nutter praised the home-grown company for its decision to grow its operations at the former Navy Yard.
Glaxo’s 1,300 workers in center city, currently based in two Franklin Plaza buildings near 16th and Vine, will move to the Navy Yard Corporate Center by the end of 2012.
The Navy Ship Systems Engineering Station (NavSSES) was founded by Rear Admiral George W. Melville in 1910.
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